Meriden 2020, Bringing It Together

Visiting the Historic Downtown

Meriden's downtown is filled with history!  During your visit to downtown Meriden, take a walking tour of our historic downtown, or visit one of the many businesses that are eager to serve you!  On-street parking is free for 1 to 3 hours, and hourly parking is available in three city-owned lots and at the new CT DOT commuter parking garage at 24 Colony Street.  


General Business info:  Midstate Chamber of CommerceMeriden Office of Economic Development

Cafes/Restaurants: The Downtown Coffee ShopEbenezer Restaurant, Dunkin Donuts, AJ's Oasis Cafe, Bentley's Little Jamaican Cuisine, Banana Brasil, Caribbean Restaurant

Things to Do: Wepa Art Bar, Gallery 53 Art Studio Gallery & Gift Shop, Castle Craig Players Playhouse & Theater, Meriden Public Library

Sports & Recreation:  Meriden YMCA, Valentin Karate, Crossfit Meriden

Shopping/Groceries: C-Town Supermarket, Crystal Grocery

Neighborhood Retail & Services:  Legendz Barbershop, Shield Driving School, United Laundry, Prentis PrintingEZ Out Bail Bonds, Decarlo & Doll Architects Engineers SurveyorsLuchs Consulting Engineers, Hunter Limousines, Giacco Oil, Annies Fuel Oil, La Rosa Construction, Genesis Beauty Salon, My City Kitchen, Interstate GlassBongiovanni Insurance, Cardinal Engineering

Real Estate:  Silver City PropertiesGulino Real Estate, the Residences at 24 Colony, Meriden Commons

Community Based & Social Service Organizations: Women and Families Center, Meriden Healthy Youth CoalitionMeriden Department of Health and Human ServicesMeriden Federation of TeachersMeriden Council of NeighborhoodsMeriden Public Schools, United Way of Meriden-Wallingford

Special events:  Show Lab at the Silver City Ballroom 

City Parks: Meriden Parks and Rec,  Meriden Green

Are you a business owner or Meriden based community organization and are interested in promoting your business by purchasing a street banner downtown?  Complete our application form today!  APPLICATION FORM.