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.

Soundwaters Public Afternoon & Sunset Sails

05/27/2017 to 10/01/2017

166 Southfield Ave, Stamford, CT Phone: 203 406 3319.

Afternoon Sails – Great for Families!- Enjoy the excitement and wonder of the Long Island Sound aboard our 80′ Schooner. Work together to raise the sails, examine firsthand the rich diversity of the life that exists beneath the waves, sample and test water quality, learn about hypoxia, and analyze groundwater. All passengers must be 5 years old. Price: $40/adults, $20 for children ages 5-12. Sunset Sails – Great for Adults!- Join us aboard the 80′ Schooner for a Sunset Sail. Bring your dinner and your favorite beverage and relax while watching the sun dip below the horizon. All passengers must be 5 years old. Price $40/person. No children pricing on Sunset sails.

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.

SM&NC Sunday Farm Market

06/11/2017 to 10/08/2017

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.322.1646.

0 am - 2 pm The SM&NC Sunday Farm Market returns to its summertime setting on the Meadow. Many favorites are back, and we've added some new vendors to offer a wider variety of items. Also available are our very own farm-fresh eggs from Heckscher Farm, maple syrup made in our maple sugar shack, and wool from our sheep. There will be weekly farm-related family activities during the "Market Madness" program led by one of our environmental educators. Admission to the Sunday Farm Market, only, is free; gate admission is required for all non-members who opt to participate in Market Madness activities.

Westport Country Play House - Sex with Strangers

09/26/2017 to 10/14/2017

25 Powers Court, Westport, CT Phone: 888-927-7529.

Is the person you're lying with in bed lying to you online? Lust turns to sex, and dating turns to something more complicated when Ethan, a young sex blogger-turned-New York Times bestselling author, meets Olivia, an obscure thirty-something novelist. This important and exhilarating new play follows the unexpected twists and turns of modern relationships as ambitions turn dark and self-reinvention is just a click away.

Westport Playhouse Sunday Symposium Sex with Strangers

10/01/2017

25 Powers Court, Westport, CT Phone: 203-227-4177.

Following the first Sunday matinee performance of each production, special guests take the stage to help place the production in context with illuminating insights about the world of the play. The Playhouse hosts a wide range of guests, from noted playwrights to academic scholars, for discussions that provide an excellent opportunity to delve into the world of the play. Each discussion is followed by an interactive dialogue with the audience. All Symposium events are free and open to the public and will begin immediately following the 3pm performance.

Rowayton Summer Music

10/03/2017

Bayley Beach, Rowayton, CT

5:30 pm Eric Lindell and the Alpaca Gnomes. Rain location: Roton Middle School

Rowayton Oktoberfest

10/07/2017

33 Highland Ave, Rowayton, CT Phone: (203) 854-6666.

4:30 pm. On October 7, Munich makes a return visit to the Rowayton Community Center for the Fourth Annual Oktoberfest Fundraiser. Grab your lederhosen and press your dirndl, and come join us for a festive evening of German food, music and bier. The event kicks off with the ceremonial tapping of the kegs, then we'll enjoy German fare such as bratwurst, roasted chicken, pork shank, hashed potatoes, and thick pretzels. Ice cold Spaten will be served in custom RCA steins with crisp Spätburgunder, buttery Chardonnay and sparkling soda available as alternatives. We'll dance and sing "Ein Prosit" into the night before the dance floor evolves into a flash mob dance party to cap off the night. This will be the Rowayton event of the season.

Webster Bank Arena CT Better Home Show

10/07/2017 to 10/08/2017

600 Main St, Bridgeport, CT

Sat. 11-5 pm. Sun. 11-4 pm. Connecticut's Premiere Home, Garden & Better Living Show covering everything in, around, and outside of your home. Our goal is simply to inspire, motivate & excite you for your upcoming home/garden improvement plans. Whether you are planning a minor renovation, a major remodel, or an important retrofit - or even just some minor fine tuning… our vendors are here to help you with every aspect of the process. Let the Connecticut Better Home Show bring your countless ideas to life as you look forward to enhancing your home’s look, comfort and value.

Westport Playhouse Open Caption Performances Sex with Strangers

10/08/2017

25 Powers Court, Westport, CT Phone: 203-227-4177.

3 pm. Audiences with varying degrees of hearing loss will be able to enjoy the performance while watching an easy-to-read digital screen of the actors' dialogue. The digital screen is placed to the right of the stage and is easily viewed from seats in the house right section of the theater. When purchasing tickets to an open caption performance, please be sure to choose orchestra level seats located on the left hand side of your computer screen to be sure to see the open caption screen.