Shop Local, Shop Small at Abilis Gardens and Gifts “Sip & Shop,” Wed, Dec 1

The Holidays are here and this year more than ever, it’s important to shop local and shop small. Abilis Gardens & Gifts is a wonderful small business that has holiday gifts for all ages and interests! And on Wednesday, Dec 1, Abilis Gardens & Gifts is holding its annual Holiday Sip & Shop.

The garden center and gift shop will be open late with special shopping hours from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., where shoppers can stroll the beautiful garden center decked out for the holidays, and the wonderful gift shop.

Enjoy a special Sip & Shop 25% discount* throughout the shop, cocktails, music and fun!

Abilis Gardens & Gifts is located at 50 Glenville Street, Greenwich, Connecticut. Holiday floral orders can also be ordered in advance online at or by calling 203-531-GIFT. The December 1 Abilis Gardens & Gifts Sip & Shop is free and open to the public.

Abilis is a non-profit organization that supports more than 800 individuals with special needs and their families from birth throughout adulthood. Abilis Gardens & Gifts is an employee training site located next to the Abilis headquarters that trains adults with special needs and provides employment skills and much needed retail experience that prepares and provides adults with special needs with competitive employment opportunities. The Abilis program participants not only staff the shop and garden center, but they also make some of the beautiful hand-crafted items, such as candles, soaps, lotions and bath products. Abilis Gardens & Gifts sells much more than the Abilis hand-crafted products though. The greenhouse is the place to purchase holiday wreaths, flowers, Paperwhites, Amaryllis, holiday greens and more, and is a wonderful place to get flowers and plants year-round. The Abilis Gift Shop has one-of-a-kind gifts for all ages, books, jewelry, home decor, accessories, games and is one of the few places in town to find wonderful Greenwich-themed gifts.

Abilis Gardens & Gifts is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and has special holiday hours from November 22 through December 19 with added weekend hours Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and Sundays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Abilis is celebrating its 70th year as a 501c3 non-profit organization that supports more than 800 individuals with special needs and their families, from birth throughout their lives. Abilis is a leader in serving the special needs community in Fairfield County, Connecticut, including in the towns of Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Ridgefield, Stamford, Westport and Wilton, and has a long-standing reputation for individualized, high-quality support for individuals and their families. For more information, visit, or,, or

*Note: 25% discount not to be combined with other offers.