Beyond the Yellow Brick Road
“Over the Rainbow Specials”
Enter the Beyond the Yellow Brick Road contest
Essex Savings Bank
Halls Road /Huntley Road
Halls Road – Old Lyme Marketplace
The Woman’s Exchange: be transported to the Emerald City (& look for a Dorothy outfit for your favorite “American Girl” doll)
Jessie’s Restaurant: taste their Emerald City martini & bring your young friends to sample two kid’s drinks: “Dorothy’s Red Slipper Sipper” and “Emerald city’s lime lemonade.” Kids eat Lunch for 10% off while the “beyond the yellow brick road event is on
Faces Aesthetics Skin Care
Subway of Old Lyme
Halls Road – Old Lyme Shopping Center
Andy’s Deli & Market
Pizzeria DaVinci: stop in for a Dorothy cupcake – with ruby slippers!
Fresh Ayer Gallery: take a trip to the land of the Lollipop Guild
Halls Road – Lt River Center
Webster Bank – Bring your pet to sample Toto’s favorite treat
Old Lyme Stone: Follow our yellow brick road to 10% off all tile and additional savings on YELLOW BRICK ROAD tile.
The Chocolate Shell: an entire wall in tribute to the 75th Anniversary of the motion picture The Wizard of Oz
Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe & Café: a special Oz ice cream flavor may be waiting for you
OLPGN Library Wed, October 9, 4-5pm: Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My! An Oz-themed craft for kids in grades K-2. Materials provided. Parental involvement is encouraged. Registration required. Sign up at www.oldlyme.lioninc.org. Fri, October 18, 3:30-5:15pm: Afternoon Movie: The Wizard of Oz Follow the Yellow Brick Road to OLPGN & watch this classic family film on the big screen. Light refreshments served! All are welcome. Registration strongly encouraged. Sign up at www.oldlyme.lioninc.org Mon, October 21, 10:30-11:15am, Drop-In Story & Craft Time especially for 2-5-year-olds where the week’s theme will be “courage”! No need to register, just stop by. Fri, November 1, 3:30PM-4:30pm: Tellabration: Tales of the Great and Powerful with Ellie Toy Introduce your family to the time-honored tradition of oral storytelling at this annual event. Held at locations throughout the state through the month of November, Tellabration gives storytellers the chance to draw communities together with narratives that have been handed down through generations. Come to the Community Room for captivating tales of the Great and Powerful with storyteller Ellie Toy!
Old Lyme Town Hall: over the rainbow candy is waiting
Lyme Art Association
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts: look for their life-sized Scarecrow & Tin Man!
Old Lyme Inn: follow their yellow brick road to an Oz Trivia Night, Emerald Lyme Green cotton candy, a Wizard of Oz Wicked night, and a Flying Monkey cocktail.
Bee & Thistle Inn: A Yellow Brick Road leads to the Inn, where you’ll encounter a talking tree & a poppy field. The Bee and Thistle Inn will resemble the Emerald City. The Wizard of the Bee, Jack the bartender, will be making The Oz martini (after you have that, you can click your heels and you won’t be in Old Lyme anymore!) Bee & Thistle also features 2 amazing “Flairy” houses on the property built by 2 talented “Flaeries”.
Route 1/Boston Post Road
Coffee’s Country Market
High Hopes Therapeutic Riding (Town Woods Road): Come to High Hopes on Sunday, Oct. 20th between 11am and 1pm for our annual open barn day where you can follow the yellow brick road and take a tour of our beautiful facility. Look around and see how many faerie characters from Oz you can find. Meet the friendly professional staff and our herd of specially trained horses. Learn more about High Hopes and how we serve our community. If you are already an involved member of the High Hopes community, gather your friends and family and come share with them the magic of High Hopes. Light refreshments will be provided, and there is no need to R.S.V.P. so come and kick up your heels with the staff and horses of High Hopes!
Eastern CT Ballet (East Lyme)
Fri, October 4, 2013 - Sun, November 3, 2013