About Durham, CT

A Friendly, Farming Community

Rivendell Farm is located in Durham Connecticut, a rural community of approximately 7,134 residents, located in Middlesex County about halfway between Hartford and New Haven. Conveniently accessible to Interstate's 91, 84 and 95 and also Routes 9 and 691. Durham is primarily residential, with a few remaining farms and a small business park.

Rivendell Farm covered in snowview of Pistapaug Lake in Durham, CTold photo of Main Street in Durham, CT


click to visit durham fair websiteDurham may be best known for the annual Durham Fair, the largest agricultural fair in Connecticut. It takes place in late September and features entertainment, arts & crafts, livestock, horses, pie eating contests, baking contests, art, photography, a farm museum, children's games, crafts, canning, livestock pulls, and much more.

Town Information

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