A party to preview the new Colony Grill in Milford will be held as a benefit for the Milford Environmental Protection Initiative on Thursday, May 23, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

The Colony Grill is located at the former Harrison’s Hardware, 36 Broad Street.

Tickets are $25, or $40 per couple. There will be a raffle, pizza, live music, and half-price drinks.

The environmental group’s mission has been to provide financial support for environmental projects that lead to the protection, preservation or better use of Milford’s natural resources.

The Milford Environmental Protection Initiative raises money through benefit events, donations from members and friends, and sales of an annual calendar featuring local scenes.

For tickets, e-mail mepimilford@gmail.com or call Jeanne at 203-878-1665.