New Hartford, Connecticut

About New Hartford

New Hartford is a town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States. The population was 6,088 at the 2000 census. The town center is also defined by the U.S. Census Bureau as a census-designated place (CDP). The town is mainly a rural community consisting of farms, homes, and parks.

New Hartford is home to Ski Sundown, a locally popular ski mountain that attracts many skiers and snowboarders in Litchfield County. It hosts several Slopestyle Competitions and winter events every year. Many other community events are held at Brodie Park, which lies on the edge of West Hill Lake, where a small beach and swimming area is welcome for New Hartford Residents. Several of the events held at Brodie Park are: The Race Around The Lake, on Memorial Day weekend, several camps and concerts during the summer, a community picnic in July, and an annual children’s Christmas Party held in Berkshire Hall. All other events are held in New Hartford Center, primarily the annual Lighting up New Hartford held in early December. New Hartford is the largest town is the local area, and therefore has many of the regional sports teams. Most games for baseball, soccer and football are held at Brown’s Corner, which is off Route 202.

All information about New Hartford courtesy of Wikipedia