Aerial view of the New Haven on a sunny fall day with the Long Island Sound in the background.

One of the top places to go in 2023

“A historic seaside town with distinctive neighborhoods, an encyclopedic collection of great American architecture, a thriving cultural life, and one of the best food scenes in the country for a city of its size.”—The New York Times

Explore New Haven

There’s a reason The New York Times chose New Haven as one of “52 Places to Go in 2023”. The city has experienced—and continues to enjoy—a renaissance. Within an easy stroll from the New Haven Green are more than 100 distinctive restaurants, offering something for every palate. The city abounds with theaters, museums, and shopping destinations to satisfy all interests and tastes. The International Festival of Arts and Ideas, Free Concerts on the Green, and the New Haven Jazz Festival are but a few of the major events and festivals that regularly bring thousands of visitors to the city.

Upcoming Events

There’s always something to do in the Elm City. Check out all the concerts, art exhibits, and other fun activities happening in New Haven during your visit.

View New Haven events calendar (link is external)
Lunar festival