The Aquarion Water Company Barnum Festival 5k & 10k Road Race


Seaside Park, Bridgeport, CT

8:30 am. Seaside Park. The timed race will begin at 8:30am at Webster Bank Arena taking runners along the picturesque Long Island Sound through Seaside Park with heart-thumping finish inside The Ballpark at Harbor Yard. There will be a FREE Kid's Run in the Ball Park with kid's prizes, a Bounce House, face painting, clowns & a magician to keep the fun going post-race. The race will be followed by The Best Race "After-Party on Earth" featuring great food & beer, a live band, swag bags, Dri-Fit shirts & tons of fun for the whole family. Runners can pre-register or sign up on the day. Active Military & Veterans Race FREE!

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.

Bridgewater Memorial Day Parade


Bridgewater, CT

The parade will begin at on Monday, May 29th at 8:20am at the Bridgewater Volunteer Firehouse and proceed to the town green where the Memorial Day services will take place. There will be a reading of the Gettysburg Address by the Burnham School 5th graders, and refreshments will be served after the parade on the Historical Society Lawn.

Fairfield Memorial Day Parade


Fairfield, CT

The parade will begin on Monday, May 29th at 10am, starting on South Pine Creek Road. The parade will run East along Post Road to the town library, then South along Old Post Road to Flint's Corner. From there, the march will proceed East along Old Post Road, passing the town green and continuing beyond South Benson Road.

Westport Memorial Day Parade


Westport, CT

The town of Westport's Memorial Day Parade will take place on Monday, May 29th at 9am. The march will begin on Riverside Avenue and the services will take place on the Veterans' Green immediately following the parade. Certificates will also be awarded during this time for categories such as best youth organizational float, most creative, most colorful, best community organization and more.

Greenwich Annual Memorial Day Parade


Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich, CT

9 am - 11 am. Floats, music, and more.

Fairfield Museum and History Center History 10th Annual Memorial Day Picnic


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

12 noon - 3 pm. Free! 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! Find a partner for the three-legged race and get ready for the Watermelon Eating Contest! 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.

Beardsley Zoo Memorial Day


1875 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT Phone: 203-394-6565.

All active military and veterans free; their families 20% off.

Stepping Stones Museum for Children - Patriotic Agamograph


303 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-899-0606.

11 am - 11:45. Create and color an American Flag agamograph – An agamograph is a series of images that change at different angles.

Greenwich Annual Memorial Day Parade


Sound Beach Ave, Old Greenwich, CT

9 am - 10 am.  Many floats and marching bands along Sound Beach Ave.