Welcome to the Downtown Mystic Merchants Association.

Nestled along both banks of the Mystic River, is one of New England’s premier tourist destinations.  Historic Downtown Mystic has a rich tradition as a waterside community that makes our locals happy to call it home, and our visitors feeling like it’s their second home.  Come explore our welcoming downtown, where you can eat, stay, shop and play anytime of the year. Head to the bridge!

Upcoming Events

Summer Sounds Concerts

July 7 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Westerly Band

These all start at 7PM in Mystic River Park. They are outdoor, weather permitting. Bring lawnchairs, blankets. Maybe have dinner at ...

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Mystic Sharkfest Swim

July 11 8:00 am – 9:00 am

The Mystic Sharkfest will be a 1500 meter swim from Middle Wharf at Mystic Seaport, down the Mystic River and under the famous Bascule drawbridge to finish ...

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