Beginning October 17th, 2017, the Pilgrimage Season ends and :

Daily Mass Time is at 10:30 am

Sunday Mass will be celebrated in the Chapel, across from Pilgrim Hall.
Daily Mass will be celebrated in the Chapel at Montfort House – at the top of the hill.

There is Mass every day except Monday. 

Please note that there is no Mass on Thursday, October 19th, Friday, October 20th or Saturday, October 21st.



October 1stLiving Rosary, hosted by the Connecticut Knights of Columbus. Prayer begins at 2:00PM.    This yearly event helps us celebrated the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary. Prayer will take place at 2:00PM in the Grotto Plaza.

October 7th –  Annual Blessing of the Animals.  This takes place at 4:00PM.  Come with your pets, large or small to the Grotto for this simple but festive blessing!

October 15th  Annual Harvest Diner and the official end of the 2017  Shrine Pilgrimage Season.  Tickets for the Harvest Diner are on sale at the Grotto Cafe, Gift Shop and Montfort House office.

October 19 – 22  Semi Annual Tag Sale.  Organized by our Shrine volunteers, the tag sale takes place in Pilgrim Hall. Stop by and select from the great deals that are there.

October 29th – Celebration of the Sacrament of the Sick to follow today’s Mass


Preview of future events:

October 15th  –  Annual Harvest Dinner and official end of the 2017 Shrine Pilgrimage Season
October 19 – 22  – Semi-Annual Tag Sale in Pilgrim Hall

November 23rd  – Thanksgiving Day Mass at 9:00AM in the Montfort House Chapel

December 2nd  – Gingerbread Nativity Making – 10:00am- 12:00pm.  reservations can be made beginning in mid-November.
December 2nd  – Candlelight Carol Sing in Pilgrim Hall and Grotto – 7:00pm

December 3rd  –  Living Nativity at the Grotto at 3:00pm.


The Semi-Annual Tag Sale begins October 19th and goes until October 22nd.
Items for drop off will be accepted on Tuesday, October 17th and Wednesday, October 18th.




Annual Harvest Diner:  October 15th, 2017
Tickets: $25.00 per adult and $45.00 per family.
Tickets are available at the Grotto Cafe and the Grotto Gift Shop (860-567-0891)

(Tickets will be on sale until Sunday, October 8th)