Exploring The Farms And Traditional Style Durham Kitchen Renovations
A former farming village on the Coginchaug River in central Connecticut is a Middlesex County town now. Surrounded by rivers and full of farms, this place takes you back to the recent vintage times. The farms are often accompanied by traditional style kitchens which give a warm country-side feel. Durham is also home to the biggest volunteer-run agricultural fair in all of Connecticut; the Durham Fair. Not only do people all over the state love to get their Connecticut kitchen remodeling done by Kitchen Infinity, all the locals love to come participate and watch from fair festivities.
The rural community is known for its friendliness and they feed you fresh farm food when you visit them. When in Durham you won’t go out hungry. It’s also famous for its Library since it’s the nation’s second oldest lending library. Here are some places you could visit on your short holiday to this town:
Herzig Family Tree Farm – Herzig Family Tree Farm is a small family business offering tier services for all your holiday tree needs. Located on the beautiful Maiden lane in Durham. Their speciality is that you only have to choose the tree and the rest of it is done by them. They sell trees up to six feet tall and give out free stickers and candies to kids when you visit them. They have partnered with several farms across Connecticut including East Haddam, Cromwell, Haddam and Old Saybrook etc. This place is a mandatory visit to rid you of all your kitchen and grocery needs. They can also be found at the Farmers market in Durham
Kelin’s golf range – The egg Farm was converted by the Kleins and had been run by Marty and Barbara Klein for forty years into the range and was officially opened for golfers in 1995. Its a shoreline community in Madison. One of the Connecticut premium golf practice facilities. It’s open to golfers of all ages and abilities. Non golfers are also welcome to enjoy hitting the golf balls for recreation. Other than golf the location is surrounded by pond, mature tree and planting of recent vintage, this scenic venue makes golf even more fun.
The Dudley Park Farm – A trip to the Dudley Farm museum is like a step back into the past, It’s a retreat from the past preserved for the future. Located on the northwest corner of the Durham road., this farm is home to not only different farm animals, it also has a community garden open to the public and a few flower gardens, heritage gardens and a herb garden for their harvest. The Farmers’ Market is also hosted every Saturday and people love shopping there or just roaming around with all the fresh farm feels. The fresh vegetables makes you want to buy them all, stand and cook in your kitchen all day long
Durham Fair – When you look back at the history of the fair, the contrast between how it started and how it is in the present is very stark. It started as a 1 day fair which is now a 4 day fair held in September every year. Durham fair has managed to remain 100% volunteer based. This certainly displays their cooperative spirit and they also distribute the profits made at the fair back to the community in the form of scholarships and other projects and events for the community. This agricultural fair not only has fresh farm food but also activities for kids, military, plant science, a discovery center and classes for your baking and cooking passion as well. If you live nearby or visit in September you must mark your calendar for the Durham Fair
Carmine restaurant – Their hot, fresh from scratch, New Haven style pizza with thin crust is the talk of the town. Known for their custom made pizzas to delight your taste buds. If you are visiting this town a stop at this place is a must. It’s an Italian family owned and operated restaurant. Not only do they serve & deliver pizza but also do catering and subs, paninis, soups,salads and dinner entrees of several mouth watering kinds.
If you’re the sort of person who loves country-side, then Durham is your place to be! The team at Kitchen Infinity would love to complete your Durham kitchen remodeling job while you enjoy the best of Middlesex County!