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Everyone is Irish on Parade Day

Party Like It’s March 17th Mystic is known for its ability to throw a party and our Irish Parade is no exception.  Each year over 30,000 viewers line the streets of the downtown Mystic area to partake in the festivities.  For 16 years now Mystic has proven that “Everyone is Irish on Parade Day”.  With Read More »

Foxwoods – More than just a Casino

Just a Short Drive From Mystic As the premier resort destination of the Northeast, Foxwoods Resort Casino, offers a wide variety of entertainment just 10 miles from Downtown Mystic.  The seven casinos within Foxwoods offer an impressive, fascinating selection of gaming. Whether you are a new or experienced gamer, guests can enjoy the grand variety Read More »

The Heritage of the Sea

New England is forever connected to the vast Atlantic seas by trade and history. Mystic is part of a long maritime heritage that harkens back to colonial era shipbuilding. Today that heritage is still honored and proudly carried on by the craftsmen of the modern submarine era. There’s no substitute; The Submarine Force Museum, home Read More »

You Had Me at Mozzarella

A Mystic Staple Anthony J’s Bistro has been a Mystic staple for over 30 years.  A visit to “AJ’s”, as the locals call it, provides the diner with a warm and welcoming atmosphere with a true Italian corner restaurant vibe.  The friendly staff and cozy ambiance are just a precursor to the amazing decadent meals.  The Read More »

Chowder for a Cause

Charity Chowder Cook-Off Clear your calendars for February 23rd and join the Olde Mistick Village at their 16thAnnual Cabin Fever Festival and Charity Chowder Cook-Off from 12-4pm. This chowder for a cause event will feature over a dozen restaurants serving up their best chowder in hopes of being crowned a winner and benefiting local charitable Read More »

We Are the Chamber Champions

Chamber Champions On December 6th, we were honored to be named the 2018 “Chamber Champions,” awarded by the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce.  Our team here at The Whaler’s Inn takes immense pride in our service to our community.  Giving back by volunteering both time and resources has been a great honor for us this Read More »

Can’t Miss Event in Mystic – The Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights The holidays are the jolliest time of the year and Mystic definitely partakes in the festivities! While there are a variety of events in the Mystic area, the Olde Mystick Village celebrates on the first Friday of December with the Festival of Lights.  This epic annual event brings together friends and families Read More »

Ushering in the Holiday Season

Holiday Traditions A tradition that goes back as long as anyone here can remember, The Whaler’s Inn Lobby Luncheon, is our way of ushering in the holiday season.  Traditionally held at the end of December, we decided to start the party a little early this year!  On November 28th, the Whaler’s Inn team gathered in Read More »

Holiday Shopping in Mystic

Holiday Shopping in Mystic – With a Luminescent Twist! Now that we’ve gotten the first snowfall over with, it’s time to talk Christmas! A light dusting of snow hits the sidewalks, the smell of peppermint and salty air surround you, and twinkling lights line the streets. Winter in Mystic is not complete without the annual Downtown Mystic Read More »

From Mystic to Mohegan

While Southeastern Connecticut is known for its colorful scenery, family-friendly locations, and historical sites it is also a destination for world-renowned casinos! One of my favorite after work spots is Mohegan Sun Casino. Known for their wide array of slots and table games, the trip “From Mystic to Mohegan” is just 25 minutes. This beautiful Read More »