Wilton Historical Society BYOP (Bring Your Own Pumpkin!)

10/28/2015

224 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT Phone: 203-762-7257.

4 pm - 5 pm Avoid the mess at home! Join museum educator Allison Reznik in the red 1860 Abbott Barn as she leads a fun Halloween pumpkin carving session for children and their adults. Participants bring their own pumpkin, and the Wilton Historical Society will supply carving tools, decorating materials, cider and cookies! Suggested for ages 8 and up Not a drop off program. Members: $5.00 Non-members: $10

Stamford's Palace Theatre Presents Disney's Beauty and The Beast--Live on Stage!

10/30/2015 to 10/31/2015

61 Atlantic Street, Stamford, CT 06901. Phone: 203-325-4466.

Disney's Beauty and the Beast, the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, is coming to Stamford, CT as part of The Palace's Theatre Series. Produced by NETworks Presentations, this elaborate theatrical production will come to life on stage at The Palace on October 30th and 31st at 7:30pm and 11am. Come one hour early for the preshow party! Celebrate Halloween by walking the red carpet in costumes, pose with your favorite character cut-outs, and enjoy fun Beauty and the Beast activities and crafts.

New Cannan Historical Society Where the Bodies Are

10/31/2015

13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT Phone: (203) 966-1776 .

1 p.m. Catch the spirit of Halloween as we explore the resting places for a number of late great New Canaanites. Based on the book by local author Patricia Brook's, "Where The Bodies Are", the event will start with a van ride and walk through Lakeview Cemetery with tour guide Patricia Funt Oxman, followed by cider and doughnuts, and a talk by author Patricia Brooks back at the Historical Society. It would be a grave omission to miss this fun event! Tickets are $20 Reservations required

Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk Hosts Aqua-Scarium on Halloween Day

10/31/2015

10 North Water St., Norwalk, CT 06854. Phone: 203-852-0700 Ext. 2232.

The Maritime Aquarium will transform into an Aqua-Scarium on Halloween Day, offering free admission for each child who comes in costume with each paying adult. (Examples: 1 child with 1 paying adult, the child gets in free. 2 children with 1 paying adult, 1 of the kids gets in free. 2 kids with 2 paying adults, both kids get in free.) PLUS, Marvel Comics' officially licensed Spider-Man will be here that day from 11 to 3. PLUS, we'll be decorated for Halloween, and there will be safe trick-or-treating, crafts, face-painting, other special guests and more. (While we're calling ourselves the Aqua-Scarium that day, it will all be family friendly for even the youngest guests.)

New Canaan Historical Society Program: Where the New Canaan Bodies Are

10/31/2015

13 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT 06840. Phone: 203-966-1776.

Where the New Canaan Bodies Are--October 31, 2015 at  1:00 p.m. at the New Canaan Historical Society.  Inspired by local author Patricia Brooks' book--Where the Bodies Are, detailing cemeteries of the region, join us as she and Patricia Oxman highlight some of New Canaan's own famous final resting places and how these burials are a link to New Canaan's history.  Call for further details.