The Glass House Study Tours: Gardens & Landscape--New Canaan

05/26/2016

199 Elm St., New Canaan, CT 06840. Phone: 203-594-9884.

Glass House Study Tours - Spring 2016--Gardens + Landscape--Thursday, May 26, 2016, 10:30am - 1:00pm. Experience the gardens and landscape of the Glass House on a half day study tour led by noted scholar Maureen Cassidy-Geiger in celebration of the publication of her new book The Philip Johnson Glass House: An Architect in the Garden. Tickets for this program will include a complimentary signed copy of the book An Architect in the Garden.

Captain's Cove Seaport Hosts Memorial Day Weekend Kickoff!

05/27/2016

1 Bostwick Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06605. Phone: 203-335-1433.

On Friday, May 27, 2016  from 2pm to 7pm at Captain's Cove Seaport join Wiggy and John Lap for our annual Memorial Day Weekend Kickoff!! Featuring the band FOOLS FAITH!

The Great Aquarion Barnum Festival 5K & 10 K Road Race-Bridgeport

05/29/2016

Seaside Park, Bridgeport, CT

The Great Aquarion Barnum Festival 5K & 10K Road Race will take place on May 29, 2016 from 8:30am to 5PM. Run along picturesque Long Island Sound through Seaside Park, Bridgeport. Race begins at Webster Bank Arena – 8:30am start with heart-thumping finish inside Harbor Yard Ball Park.

Center for Contemporary Printmaking Workshop: Figure and the Monotype: Long Pose--Norwalk

05/29/2016

299 West Ave., Norwalk, CT 06850. Phone: 203-899-7999.

May 29, 2016--FIGURE AND THE MONOTYPE: LONG POSE with Paul DeRuvo--Sunday, 10am-4pm. 1-day workshop, limited to 6. Unlike our usual Figure and the Monotype workshop, this session will run for 6 hours, allowing for longer poses and more time to develop imagery. All Levels

Stamford Nature Center and Museum Kites, Flights and Nights

05/29/2016

39 Scofieldtown Rd., Stamford, CT Phone: 203-977-6521.

11 am - 3 pm Celebrate our newest exhibition, Art on a String: Asian Kites in Flight, by exploring all things in the sky. Learn to identify common constellations in our planetarium, create a flying machine out of recycled materials, discover how animals, rockets, and planes fly, and try your hand at launching our catapult. Visit our new Kite exhibition and be inspired to create your own kite, too. Meet some live animals that move by flying or gliding, hike on our trails to look for birds and bugs, and end our day with a favorite campfire treat, S'mores!

Discovery Museum and Planetarium Open Memorial Day--Veterans Free--Bridgeport

05/30/2016

4450 Park Ave., Bridgeport, CT 06604. Phone: 203-372-3521.

The Discovery Museum and Planetarium --Open Memorial Day -- Monday, May 30, 2016--Free admission for Veterans; Discounted admission for Veterans' Families with ID. 

9th Annual Memorial Day Picnic at Fairfield Museum

05/30/2016

370 Beach Rd., Fairfield, CT 06824. Phone: 203-259-1598.

9th Annual Memorial Day Picnic--Monday, May 30, 2016 from 12pm – 3pm. The community is invited to bring family and friends, blankets and picnic baskets to extend the festivities at the Fairfield Museum after the Town Parade. Enjoy an afternoon of food, games, crafts, and fun activities for everyone! Enjoy sack races, three-legged race and of course the Watermelon Eating Contest! The Tasty Yolk will serve breakfast sandwiches from 8am - 2pm on the Museum Commons and the Ice Cream Truck will be nearby all day! The Fairfield Museum is a proud member of Blue Star Museums, a program that offers free admission to museums for all active duty, National Guard and Reserve military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Annual Memoral Day Parade--Old Greenwich

05/30/2016

Sound Beach Ave., Old Greenwich, CT 06870. Phone: 203-869-9697.

Annual Memorial Day Parade--Monday, May 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM--DAR / C.A.R. float. Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich, Connecticut. Open to the public.

Greenwich Annual Memorial Day Parade

05/30/2016

Sound Beach Ave., Greenwich, CT

Monday, May 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM along Sound Beach Avenue, Greenwich