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.

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.

Westport Country Play House - Romeo and Juliet

10/31/2017 to 11/19/2017

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

The greatest love story ever told Can love survive all? Shakespeare's most famous play transcends time and generations to tell the story of two star-crossed teenagers who fight to love each other in a violent world. Their families are at war, but their love cannot be torn apart. In the sure hands of Mark Lamos, you will experience this classic story anew, and find fresh truths no matter your age.

Westport Play House LGBT Night OUT Performances Romeo and Juliet

11/02/2017

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

Geared specifically for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender community and allies. Enjoy mingling with friends, meeting up with colleagues and family, or chatting with someone new. Pre-Show cocktail party: 6:30pm Performance: 8pm

Westport Arts Center -Concert

11/03/2017

51 Riverside Ave, Westport, CT Phone: 203-222-7070.

Friday, November 3 @ 7:30 p.m.: Igor Pikayzen, Westport resident and prize-winning young virtuoso violinist, will perform a program dedicated to the solo violin.

Discovery Museum and Planetarium Harvest Brew Fest Version 2.0

11/04/2017

4450 Park Avenue , Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-372-3521.

6-9 pm. Join us for an evening of local beer tasting, an opportunity to talk to local breweries about the chemistry, biology, and artistry that drive the beer-making and flavor design processes. Visit website for tickets and further information.

Norwalk Symphony MUSICAL REVOLUTIONARIES

11/04/2017

125 East Ave, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-956-6771.

8:00 pm Claude Debussy-Sirènes from Nocturnes Franz Liszt-Piano Concerto No. 2 Ludwig van Beethoven-Symphony No. 3-"Eroica"

Rowayton Arts Center Young Artists Show

11/04/2017 to 11/05/2017

145 Rowayton Ave., Rowayton, CT Phone: 203-866-2744.

Opening Reception Sat. Nov. 4, 5-6:30. Gallery Hours Tuesday-Saturday 11am to 5pm Sunday 1pm to 4pm (Closed Jan-Mar) Monday Closed

Westport Playhouse Sunday Symposium Romeo and Juliet

11/05/2017

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.

Lockwood Mathews Mansion Victorian Tea

11/05/2017

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

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm $35 for members; $45 for non-members Tea lovers, history buffs, and anyone looking to escape everyday life will thoroughly enjoy attending the Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum's annual Victorian Tea surrounded by the timeless splendor of this iconic National Historic Landmark. The event will feature music, entertainment and a formal traditional English tea.