Garden Education Center of Greenwich -Trish O'Sullivan's Lilac and Cherry Blossoms in Ceramic Vase

05/03/2017

130 Bible St., Cos Cob, CT Phone: 203-869-9242.

10 am - 12:30 pm. The romantic fragrance and the delicate color of lilac combined with soft pink tissue like petals dripping from the sculptural branches of cherry blossoms are pure magic. Our gloriously ode to spring floral design will display beautifully on a mantle, entry hall, living room coffee or dining table.

Greenwich Arts Council Bendheim Gallery Art to the Avenue

05/04/2017 to 05/29/2017

Greenwich Ave., Greenwich, CT Phone: 203.862.6750.

One of the largest and most exciting festivals ever organized, the Opening is set for Thursday, May 4, from 5:30-8pm.
The evening launches a truly spectacular show. Musicians and street performers fill the street entertaining strollers. Most stores host receptions for the hundreds of visitors who attend to preview the work of over 120 artists. The art selected by the retailers remains in place through Memorial Day, so there is ample time for viewers to experience the "gallery" that downtown Greenwich becomes. All the art on display is for sale, and a 30% tax deduction for the purchaser benefits GAC. A complete Map/Guide is published listing all participants, so that individual shops, artists and locations are easy to locate.

Tequila Tasting at Mill Hill

05/04/2017

2 East Wall Street, Norwalk, CT

7-9:30 pm.Celebrate Cinco de Mayo... A Day Early! Spirits connoisseur, Gregg Glaser, will lead the tasting! Sample various styles of tequila Discover tequila's history and myths. Tasting includes,hearty Mexican appetizers provided by Tacos Mexico. Gregg Glaser, a nationally recognized spirits and beer connoisseur, will lead the tasting and uncover the history and myths of tequila. Learn how Mexico's national drink is made, what the different styles are and the story behind it's curious history. A curated variety of tequila and mezcal will be sampled throughout the evening. Hearty Mexican appetizers will be provided by Tacos Mexico of Norwalk, CT. Tickets: $45.00 per person until May 1, 2017; $50.00 per person after May 1st and at the door (if available). Must be 21 years old+ to attend. IDs will be checked at the door.

Beardsley Zoo International Firefighters Day

05/04/2017

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

9 am - 4 pm. As a thank you to all our public servants, all police, fire and Emergency workers with a badge or I.D. card get free admission to the zoo.

New Canaan Nature Center Adventures in Nature Club

05/04/2017 to 05/25/2017

144 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT Phone: 203-966-9577.

3:45 pm - 5 pm.  May 4,11,18 and 25. If you like to get outside, explore the natural world, and have a love for animals, this club is for you! Derick Hips, Environmental Educator and Birthday Coordinator for the New Canaan Nature Center, will lead adventures into the great outdoors and provide a hands-on experience with live animals. We will have the opportunity to explore everything nature has to offer, by looking for wildlife, finding animal prints and signs, and interacting with our animals in our collection.

Wilton Singers Spring Concert

05/04/2017 to 05/05/2017

48 New Canaan Rd., Wilton, CT

A Little Night Music. WEPCO (Wilton Episcopal Presbyterian Church Complex)

Fairfield Theatre Company Dustbowl Revival

05/04/2017

70 Sanford St, Fairfield, CT Phone: 203-259-1036.

Show: 7:45. Bluegrass. Swing. Hot jazz. Pre-war blues. Southern soul. New Orleans funk. The Dustbowl Revival is what you could call an American roots orchestra with eight full-time members — and they play it all, mashing the sounds of traditional American music into a genre-hopping, time-bending dance party that coaxes new fire out of familiar coal. This isn't a throwback band. It's a celebration of the sounds that have kept America moving for more than a century, performed with all the flair of a medicine show and rooted in the sweat and swagger of a juke joint song swap.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center Astronomy Nights: Spring Constellations

05/05/2017

151 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT

7:30 pm. Head to the Observatory to explore the night sky, planets, stars, and more! Start by enjoying a presentation on Spring Constellations, followed by a viewing of the night sky through our 22-inch research telescope. The presentation portion of the program will be held rain or shine. Viewing hours are weather permitting. Please call 203-977-6537 for weather updates in regards to telescope viewing. This program is suitable for ages 5 and over. Location: Behind the Heckscher Farm, enter from Scofieldtown Road. GPS users enter - 151 Scofieldtown Road. Members: Free | Non-Members: $5 Adults, $3 Children (5-17)

New Canaan ART IN THE WINDOWS

05/05/2017 to 05/20/2017

New Canaan, CT

Go on an artful treasure hunt in New Cannan when more than 100 artworks will appear in 50 New Canaan Shop Windows.

Maritime Aquarium Family Sleepover

05/05/2017 to 05/06/2017

10 North Water Street, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-852-0700.

6 p.m. (to 10 a.m. Sat., May 6) Tickets: $90 adults and $80 children ($75 & $65 Aquarium members) Bunk down among the sharks, fish, jellies and other creatures as we host a fun Family Sleepover. It's open to children ages 5 & older, with an accompanying parent or caregiver over age 18. Advance registration required