1875 Noble Ave., Bridgeport, CT
The Barnum Museum invites everyone to enjoy the 203rd Anniversary - Barnum's Birthday Bash in celebration of the birthday of P.T. Barnum, famed showman, philanthropist and one of Bridgeport's best-known citizens. The party will be held on Friday, July 5 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport. Author Elinor Biggs, P.T. Barnum's great, great, great grand daughter will be on hand to sign copies of her new book, The Pig That Could Read,Zoo visitors will also be able to watch the Emmy Award winning production Barnum Lives, and author Michael Bielawa who will bring Bridgeport Baseball and Wicked Bridgeport and also be able to talk with zoo visitors about his brand new Wicked New Haven book being released July 2.