Backcountry Outfitters

5 Bridge Street, Kent, CT 06757.

(860) 927-3377. Outdoor specialty shop is a popular stop for locals & visitors. In addition to apparel, we carry maps, books, fishing tackle, work of local artisans, and gift baskets with food from local companies. Spectacular candy selection. Rent: snowshoes, cross-country skis & skates. We sharpen skates. In the center of it all is homemade Annie Bananie Ice Cream from Jane's of Kingston, NY. Mon.- Sat. 9 – 6; Sun. 10 - 4. Summer hours til 8 pm. A fun stop for all ages.

Backcountry Outfitters

5 Bridge Street, Kent, CT 06757.

(860) 927-3377. Outdoor specialty shop is a popular stop for locals & visitors. In addition to apparel, we carry maps, books, fishing tackle, work of local artisans, and gift baskets with food from local companies. Spectacular candy selection. Rent: snowshoes, cross-country skis & skates. We sharpen skates. In the center of it all is homemade Annie Bananie Ice Cream from Jane's of Kingston, NY. Mon.- Sat. 9 – 6; Sun. 10 - 4. Summer hours til 8 pm. A fun stop for all ages.

Black Sheep Yarns

12 Old Barn Rd., Kent, CT 06757.

(860) 927-3808. Selected by Connecticut Magazine in 2014 & 2013 as the state's best yarn shop that offers an atmosphere of fun, encouragement and free expert advice for your new or current projects. You're always welcome to spend an afternoon learning this time-honored craft, chatting and shopping for all your needle art needs. New yarns arrive weekly. Classes and annual retreat in April, 2016. Closed Tues. Open Mon. – Sat. 10 – 5, Sun. 11:30 – 5.

Club Getaway

59 South Kent Road, Kent, CT 06757.

(877) 746-7529. Unique and exclusive weekend weddings in the Litchfield Hills overlooking a sparkling mountain lake. Make your big day last all weekend. Start your lives together with a weekend that is the perfect marriage of adventure, fun and elegance. For the cost of a typical 5-hour wedding, you can have exclusive use of Club Getaway's spectacular 300 acre lakeside resort in Kent, CT. Have your ceremony on the lawn overlooking the mountains, cocktails by the lake and reception under a white wedding tent overlooking it all. Country cabins and dining facilities accommodate up to 250 overnight guests. Country Day Weddings also available.

Club Getaway

59 South Kent Road, Kent, CT 06757.

Box 737, (877) 746-7529. Unique and exclusive weekend weddings in the Litchfield Hills overlooking a sparkling mountain lake. Make your big day last all weekend. Start your lives together with a weekend that is the perfect marriage of adventure, fun and elegance. For the cost of a typical 5-hour wedding, you can have exclusive use of Club Getaway's spectacular 300 acre lakeside resort in Kent, Connecticut. Have your ceremony on the lawn overlooking the mountains, cocktails by the lake and reception under a white wedding tent overlooking it all. Country cabins and dining facilities accommodate up to 250 overnight guests. Country Day Weddings also available.

Company Store Antiques

30 Kent Cornwall Rd., Kent, CT 06757.

Route 7 North (across from Sloane-Stanley Museum),  Phone: (860) 927-3430. A restored Company Store offers country, formal, and original grain painted furniture. Also, folk art, decoys, paintings, silver, tools, French enameled ware, clocks, accessories, and estate jewelry. Open 7 days 11-5. AE/VISA/MC/DISCOVER.

Connecticut Antique Machinery Association Museum

31 Kent Cornwall Rd., Kent, CT 06757.

Next to Sloane-Stanley Museum. (860) 927-0050. This industrial museum has the largest display of steam & gas tractors in the state. A working narrow gage railroad, industrial hall with working steam engines, mining exhibit building, and the Cream Hill Agricultural School on grounds. May - Oct., Wed. - Sun. 10 - 4. 

Cornwall Bridge Pottery

69 Kent Rd, Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754.

Rte. 7,  Phone: (860) 672-6545. The Pottery sits on Rte. 7, one mile north of the Rte. 45 junction and one-half mile south of the junction with Rte. 4. Here you will see a 35 ft. long wood fired kiln and showroom full of beautiful pots designed for everyday use. THE SECONDS ARE HERE! Welcome all!

Cornwall Bridge Pottery

69 Kent Rd., Cornwall Bridge, CT

Rte. 7,  Phone: (860) 672-6545. The Pottery sits on Rte. 7, one mile north of the Rte. 45 junction and one-half mile south of the junction with Rte. 4. Here you will see a 35 ft. long wood fired kiln and showroom full of beautiful pots designed for everyday use. THE SECONDS ARE HERE! Welcome all!

Cornwall Bridge Pottery Bridal Registry

69 Kent Road, Cornwall Bridge, CT 06754.

In anticipation of the many weddings that take place yearround, we invite you to register with the Cornwall Bridge Pottery for your wedding. With the advent of the internet and the convenience of the Shopping Cart feature we have learned to streamline the process of displaying the chosen pieces, taking orders and shipping the work along with any personalized message. It's easy for the couple to inform their guests that their selections are prominently displayed on our site.