Get your WILLIMANTIC DOWNTOWN HOLIDAY PASSPORT stamped at Willimantic Records

Thread City Development's Holiday Passport may be what helps you do a little extra holiday shopping in Willimantic Downtown!

 Pick one up at participating merchants.

Have it validated by at least 10 participating merchants.

Fill in your information and drop off your completed passport at either the Willimantic Food Co-op or Liberty Bank's Main Street branch by 2 pm on 12/20/2013.

You'll be entered into a drawing to win one of the following:

1. A $100 gift card to a downtown merchant of your choice thanks to Liberty Bank.
2. A $100 gift card to the Willimantic Food Co-op courtesy of Design Center East.
3. A $50 Gift Card to Willard’s.

Willimantic Records will be closed on Thanksgiving Day

Willimantic Records Hours Nov. 27 - Nov. 30th

Wednesday: 12pm - 7pm
Thursday: closed for Thanksgiving
Friday: 11am - 7pm
Saturday: 10am - 5pm (live music starts at 3pm)
Sunday: 12pm - 5pm

Saturday, November 30th: Connor Dotay plays here at 3pm, followed by Lys Guillorn at 4pm

LYS GUILLORN: avant twang clinical blues & country & indie folk - new CD recorded at Dirt Floor Studios in Chester, CT

CONNOR DOTAY: "The moody broody spiky persona of one Connor D'Auteuil. Eclectic blends of musical styles conveying a dense but approachably heartfelt sonic experience."

A free show with donations to the musicians encouraged.

6pm on Sunday, November 24th at Willimantic Records

(CT/MA indie pop with members of Spit-take, Heats of Formation)

(NYC punk/indie with members of Giant Peach, For Serious this Time)

(Willimantic indie/pop punk, members of OHYO, I'm ok)

Saturday, November 16th at Willimantic Records: The Guy From Beastmaster, Meteorological Society, Bassball Camp Nurse, Fax Holiday, Jacket Thor, Radiator King

THE GUY FROM BEASTMASTER - Dave from Florida=Death

METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY - experimental weather patterns

BASSBALL CAMP NURSE - solo bass singer/songwriter formerly of Baseball Camp Nurse

FAX HOLIDAY - dark folk dream pop from Boston

JACKET THOR - gloom pop from New Haven

RADIATOR KING - NYC margin walkers

Music starts at 4pm

10% Off All USED Records, Tapes, and CDs Today - Friday, November 8, 2013

Willimantic Records will be open usual Friday hours today. That's 12pm to 7pm.  Due to road work, parking in front of the store on Riverside Drive is limited.  If you are driving and don't luck in to a spot on Main Street, there are free municipal parking lots within a five minute walk. Just take a look at the map below (which was borrowed from the Willimantic Street Fest website).

The entrance to Willimantic Records is located near the dark blue rectangle under the word FESTIVAL. You probably can't park there today, but you can use the other dark blue municipal lots.

If you visit today, Friday, November 8, 2013, you will save 10% on used records, cassettes, and compact discs as thanks.

Saturday, November 9th - Live Music at Willimantic Records

Neutrinos - pandimensional bubblegum supergroup

Sexy Girls - indie surf from Amherst

Greg the Band - 3 CT punks named Greg

I Was Left On A Mountain - Canterbury grunge

Music starts at 5pm

Free show with donations to the bands encouraged.