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Welcome to the Putnam Traveler, a quarterly newspaper created to support tourism and communities in Northeastern Connecticut and beyond. The Putnam Traveler is your source for activites, events, and information about antiques, the arts, dining, shopping, attractions, & so much more in Connecticut's Quiet Corner.

Each issue offers itinerary ideas, spotlight new businesses and compelling feature stories about the Quiet Corner's intriguing places and personalities. A map of Downtown Putnam is available in the print version and here online.

The Putnam Traveler is a non-profit newspaper distributed for free to local businesses, advertisers and Visitor Centers in Northeastern Connecticut and South Central Massachusetts, where you can pick up a complimentary copy. You can also read it here online.

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Fall in love with northeastern Connecticut! Come for a day or a weekend and enjoy the incredible scenic beauty of the Quiet Corner. Enjoy outdoor activities including hiking, biking, kayaking and more.

Discover special events such as Walktober events offered by The Last Green Valley through October, the Roseland Cottage Craft Fair (Woodstock), The Great Pumpkin Festival and the Holiday Dazzle Light Parade (downtown Putnam.) Dine at one of the area’s unique restaurants, cafe’s and coffee houses. Local farms offer fresh milk, ice cream, pumpkins, apples and locally produced farm fresh foods. Shop for the holidays for unique gifts, household items, jewelry, artwork, pottery and so much more!

We hope you enjoy this issue of the Putnam Traveler...and please ‘Like’ and follow us on Facebook. Please tell our advertisers you found them here! And come visit the Quiet Corner to meet us in person...


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