New Canaan Cares Kitchen and Home Tour

New Canaan Cares



The boutique feautured vendors such as Charlie and Grace

Photographs: Jane Biehls and Katie Conte

Wet and cold weather was unwelcome on this day, but the inclement conditions didn’t keep the crowds away. Visitors to the annual New Canaan Cares Kitchen and Home Tour wore rain jackets along with big smiles as they explored beautifully designed and decorated houses. There were eight residences on the tour route, along with a boutique where a number of local vendors set up shop; these retailers also donated a portion of their sales to Cares. This tour is the largest fundraiser of the year for the nonprofit organization and it draws visitors from all around the county. It’s a town tradition, too, as it’s been running consecutively for twenty-one years. The event also featured a drawing for special prizes, such as a tour parking pass and spring dress jacket by local designer Skirtin’ Around. All proceeds from the tour will fund youth and family programs. New Canaan Cares is dedicated to promoting healthy lifestyles, empowering youth and strengthening families.

On The Agenda


Show More...

Most Popular Articles

  1. The Glass House Summer Party
    The Glass House
  2. Make-a-Wish Fundraiser
    Rowayton Seafood hosts Make-a-Wish fundraiser with Darien Family
  3. Kaleidoscope Ball
    Stepping Stones Museum
  4. Best of Gold Coast: Darien
    Bodega in Darien
  5. Dollars and Sense
    Selling your home? Here’s why it’s finally time to get real on pricing and adjust those expectations