Lockwood Mathews Mansion Wedding Traditions and Fashion from the 1860s to 1930s

04/05/2017 to 11/12/2017

295 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-838-9799.

From simple, at-home ceremonies to lavish events modeled on Queen Victoria's to weddings of young heiresses of Gilded Age fortunes that commanded social-page attention, this exhibition will explore the evolving nature of weddings and the socio-economic changes of this timeless tradition during the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Rowayton Historical Society Exhibition - Wish you You Here

05/28/2017 to 10/27/2017

177 Rowayton AVe, Rowayton, CT Phone: (203) 831-0136.

Vintage Postcards of Rowayton that has long been a holiday destination. Postcards home to loved ones and friends both promoted the charms of this community and served as colorful souvenirs of happy times. Open Tues. 9-noon, Fri. 1-4 pm. Check website for other hours.

Beardsley Zoo Scarecrows on Parade 2017

08/16/2017 to 10/29/2017

1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport, CT

Get involved in our 10th annual competition! We give you the materials, you create the design. Or, become a sponsor. Scarecrows on display Oct. 16-31. Guest voting is Oct. 29 during Boo at the Zoo. Winners will be chosen in the following categories Best Traditional Harvest,  Best Animal-Related,  Best Whimsical (Celebrity/Fantasy/Fun!), Best In Show. ONE Best In Show Winner will receive a pizza party on the Zoo, and be featured on the Zoo's website and Facebook page!  ALL participating classrooms will receive complimentary children's admission to the Zoo to view their creations on display (valid through December 1, 2017 and cannot be combined with other offers

Carriage Barn Arts Center Annual Members Show

09/10/2017 to 11/07/2017

Waveny Park, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-594-3638.

The following member artists were selected to participate in a special group exhibit at Sorelle in summer of 2018: Heide Follin, Kathy Hoets, Susan Leggitt, Kiyoshi Otsuka and Julie Stauffer. Gallery Hours: Wed. - Sat. 10 am - 3 pm and Sun. 1 - 5. 

Woodcock Nature Center Mommy and Me

09/20/2017 to 11/01/2017

56 Deer Run Road, Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7280 .

Mommy & Me Join us this fall for our new Mommy & Me program! Toddlers and their caregivers will explore the natural world through nature walks, animal encounters, stories, and art projects. This program is for children ages 1-3 (with caregiver).
​The Fall 2017 program will consist of 7 sessions on Wednesdays from 9:30 am to 10:30 am. Each session will include activities related to that day's theme. Dates and themes: Sept. 20 - Turtles, Sept. 27 - Frogs, Oct. 4 - Birds, Oct. 11 - Trees, Oct. 18 - Colors in Nature Oct. 25 - Insects Nov. 1. - Animals in Winter. Registration fee: $150 per child *Pre-registration is required and is non-refundable. *Program will run with a minimum of 6 children and a maximum of 12.

Wilton Historical Society Kiwanis Pumpkin Sale

09/22/2017 to 10/22/2017

224 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT

Kiwanis Pumpkin Sale Begins September 22! Sold Daily! Great Selection! Held on the lawn at the Wilton Historical Society

Fright Haven Indoor Haunted Attraction

09/23/2017 to 10/31/2017

411 Barnum Avenue CutOff, Stratford, CT

Fright Haven is Connecticut's Largest and Scariest INDOOR Haunted House with over 20,000 of scares including: Dead End Manor, Deadly Grounds, and Carnival of Evil 3D.

Nostalgia On Display at the Maritime Garage Gallery

09/28/2017 to 01/05/2018

10 North Water Stree, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-831-9063.

Favorite memories, reminders, and images of home will be on display as the City of Norwalk Parking Authority's Maritime Garage Gallery presents its new exhibit "Memories of Our Town" this fall. The exhibit will run through January 5, 2018. "Memories Of Our Town," features art in a variety of mediums that represents the unique memories of the place we call home: places, people, sounds, smells, events, etc. that are personally significant to the artist. The gallery is located in the Maritime Garage at 10 North Water Street in Norwalk. The exhibit is free and open to the public from 9:00am -5:00pm, Monday through Friday.

New Canaan Historical Society Waveny Now and Then

09/29/2017 to 12/22/2017

13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203.966.1776.

n honor of the 50th anniversary of the Town of New Canaan's acquisition of 300 acres from former resident Ruth Lapham Lloyd, the Historical Society is proud to announce Waveny Now and Then. The art exhibit features drawings, paintings, photographs and sculpture of work inspired by and/or created in Waveny Park. Mark Markiewicz, Torrance York, Antonia Betancourt, Dmitri Wright, Audrey Klotz, Drew Klotz and Jeanna Shepard will have work on display. The art will be for sale with a portion of the proceeds going to the Historical Society. The show will run through December 22. An opening reception will be held on September 29 from 6-8 p.m. Tickets are $25 for members and $35 for non-members.

New Canaan Nature Wednesday Crafternoons

10/04/2017 to 10/25/2017

144 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-966-9577.

October 4, 11, 18, and 25 · 10:00A.M. - 3:00P.M. Join us for a FREE nature-inspired craft in the Visitor Center! The crafts we'll be making this month include: boo-tiful ghosts, colorful bats, spider webs, and Halloween silhouettes!