Report by Paula Antolini
August 14, 2017 1:15PM EDT
Bethel CT is Listed in the ’16 Small Towns Near NYC You Need to Visit Right Now’
We are pleased to note that Bethel, Connecticut has been chosen as a tourist destination of places to visit by Curbed NY.
They wrote: The birthplace of P.T. Barnum is so proud of the Barnum & Bailey Circus ringmaster that they constructed a statute in his honor in Bethel’s walkable downtown district. Mostly centered on Greenwood Avenue, shopping options include coffee shops and several used book stores.Indulge your love for kitsch at the ‘50s-style diner, the Sycamore Drive-In, for curbside service and homemade root beer, and make sure to stop at Dr. Mike’s Ice Cream Shop for what locals call “a visit to the good doctor.”