Darien Nature Center - Halloween Hoot n’ Howl

10/30/2016

120 Brookside Road, Darien, CT Phone: 203.655.7459.

4 pm - 6 pm. We host our Halloween Hoot n' Howl every October. The family event features hay rides, crafts, a magic show, s'mores and storytelling around a campfire, face painting, a fall hike, refreshments and live animals.

Fairfield Museum and History Center Halloween on the Green

10/30/2016

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

10 am - 4 pm.  Trick or treat in an enchanted and not-too-spooky environment at Halloween on the Green! Formerly "Trick or Treat on Safety Street," this new town-wide event will include a costume parade at 2pm, hayrides, entertainment, crafts, games, a pet parade at 11am and more! The historic Town Green & Fairfield Museum Commons will be transformed into a Halloween village full of places to visit and things to see and do. Exciting displays will be set up in the Victorian Cottage, Sun Tavern and Old Academy Schoolhouse! Put on your costume and prepare for fantastical fun!

Westport Arts Center - Jenny Lin

10/30/2016

Saugatuck Congregational Church, Westport, CT Phone: 203-222-7070.

Jenny Lin is one of the most respected young pianists today, site admired for her adventurous programming and charismatic stage presence. Her ability to combine classical and contemporary literature has brought her to the attention of international critics and audiences. She has been acclaimed for her "remarkable technical command" and "a gift for melodic flow" by The New York Times. The Washington Post praises "Lin's confident fingers... spectacular technique... ", there "...surely one of the most interesting pianists in America right now..." and Gramophone Magazine has hailed her as "an exceptionally sensitive pianist". Martha Argerich wrote: "Miss Jenny Lin is a very gifted young musician and a brilliant pianist." 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ick Fest

10/30/2016 to 10/30/2016

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977.6538 .

Celebrate all things creepy and crawly at our annual Ick Fest. After trick-or-treating on the Farm, stop by Heckscher WILD! to visit our snakes, tarantulas, lizards, worms, and other animals! Explore our slime table, make crafts featuring bats and spiders and more! Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission. For more information, visit www.stamfordmuseum.org or call 203.977.6521

* * * * Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of art, the natural and agricultural sciences, and history. The Museum is a vital cultural and educational resource for the community, and a focal point for family activity through exhibitions, educational programs and special events.

Trick or Treat on Heckscher Farm

10/30/2016 to 10/30/2016

39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.977.6521.

Don your Halloween costume and head up to Heckscher Farm to trick-or-treat with your favorite farm friends! Make your first stop at the otter pond to get your first clue. Follow the clues to find all six trick-or-treat stations. Then, stop by Heckscher WILD! for Ick Fest to get slimy with our slime table, visit live reptiles and bugs, and create crafts around some of our favorite Halloween critters.Members: Free | Non-Members: Free with gate admission.

Easton Annual Halloween Bonfire

10/31/2016

Morehouse Field, Easton, CT

7:30 pm. Music and snacks will be provided. Free event open to all ages. Prize ribbons will be awarded in three costume categories: funniest, prettiest and most original for different age groups. 

Bruce Museum Feminism and Art Lecture Series: Death Be Not Drab.

10/31/2016

One Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-413-6756.

10 am - 11 am. Alessandra Expósito, one of the artists in the exhibition Her Crowd, will speak about her work and influences. Free and open to the public. No advanced registration is required.