This Weekend: Aqua-Scarium and more seasonal fun!

Aqua-Scarium! — Youngster who come to the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk in costume will be admitted free (one child per paying adult) on Saturdays and Sundays, Oct. 22-30. On both weekends there will be candy and prizes in safe trick-or-treating (while supplies last) and there will be family-fun (non-scary) activities and encounters. Also on each day, the normal toy-boat-building station … read more

This Weekend: fall festivals — dogs, pumpkins, scarecrows, etc.

Paws for the Cause The ROAR/Blue Buffalo Paws for the Cause festival for dogs, their people and everyone of all ages to benefit ROAR (Ridgefield Operation for Animal Rescue) will take place Sunday, Oct. 16, from noon to 4, rain or shine, at Ridgefield Parks and Recreation, 195 Danbury Road (Route 35). Featured are the Doggie Fun Zone, a live … read more

This Weekend: Westport Playhouse’s finale, Camelot

Camelot The Westport Country Playhouse’s final production of its season is Camelot by Lerner and Loewe, directed in a new version by Playhouse artistic director Mark Lamos, and starring Robert Sean Leonard as the legendary king. Performances continue through Sunday, Oct. 30, Tuesdays at 7, Wednesdays through Saturdays at 8 and Sundays at 3. There are additional matinees at 2 … read more

This Weekend: Halloween begins …

Historic Hudson Valley’s Halloween season events will kick off on Friday, Sept. 30, with the opening of the Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze® at Van Cortlandt Manor in Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y. Artists have carved more than 7,000 pumpkins into elaborate pumpkin sculptures: new this year are a Pumpkin Planetarium, a Pumpkin Promenade and an 80-foot-long Pumpkin Zee Bridge. The Blaze® is open … read more