Lockwood Mathews Mansion Wedding Traditions and Fashion from the 1860s to 1930s

04/05/2017 to 11/12/2017

295 West Ave., Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-838-9799.

From simple, at-home ceremonies to lavish events modeled on Queen Victoria's to weddings of young heiresses of Gilded Age fortunes that commanded social-page attention, this exhibition will explore the evolving nature of weddings and the socio-economic changes of this timeless tradition during the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Franklin Street Works, “The Work of Love, The Queer of Labor”

05/20/2017 to 08/17/2017

41 Franklin Street , Stamford, CT Phone: 203-595-5211.

Franklin Street Works newest exhibition, "The Work of Love, The Queer of Labor," is curated by New York City based artist/curator Yevgeniy Fiks and curator/critic Olga Kopenkina. In "The Work of Love, The Queer of Labor," queerness is discussed through the lens of class and vice versa. Exhibiting artists are: Angela Beallor, Hugo Gellert, Montague Glover, Noam Gonick, Hagra, William E. Jones, Erik Moskowitz+Amanda Trager, Jaanus Samma, and YES! Association / Föreningen JA!. GALLERY HOURS: Tuesday – Sunday: 12:00pm – 5:00 pm // CAFE HOURS: Tuesday – Friday: 10:00am – 5:00 pm and Weekends 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Soundwaters Public Afternoon & Sunset Sails

05/27/2017 to 10/01/2017

166 Southfield Ave, Stamford, CT Phone: 203 406 3319.

Afternoon Sails – Great for Families!- Enjoy the excitement and wonder of the Long Island Sound aboard our 80′ Schooner. Work together to raise the sails, examine firsthand the rich diversity of the life that exists beneath the waves, sample and test water quality, learn about hypoxia, and analyze groundwater. All passengers must be 5 years old. Price: $40/adults, $20 for children ages 5-12. Sunset Sails – Great for Adults!- Join us aboard the 80′ Schooner for a Sunset Sail. Bring your dinner and your favorite beverage and relax while watching the sun dip below the horizon. All passengers must be 5 years old. Price $40/person. No children pricing on Sunset sails.

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.

Spring into Summer with Andy Warhol and Friends! @ Bruce Museum

06/10/2017 to 09/03/2017

1 Museum Dr, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-0376.

The new exhibition takes an unusual approach to this most famous of Pop artists. The exhibition builds on three important works in the Bruce Museum collection. Warhol's Little Red Book, 1971, a gift from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Arts, features ten unique polaroid portraits of the artist's friends -- New Canaan architect Philip Johnson and his partner David Whitney, fashion model Donna Jordan, art critic Barbara Rose, and a self-portrait. Flowers (Hand-Colored), 1974, a suite of ten silkscreens prints given to the Bruce by Peter Brant, depict floral still-lives. Two large silkscreen portrait prints, Sachiko, 1977, are gifts of the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation.

SM&NC Sunday Farm Market

06/11/2017 to 10/08/2017

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.322.1646.

0 am - 2 pm The SM&NC Sunday Farm Market returns to its summertime setting on the Meadow. Many favorites are back, and we've added some new vendors to offer a wider variety of items. Also available are our very own farm-fresh eggs from Heckscher Farm, maple syrup made in our maple sugar shack, and wool from our sheep. There will be weekly farm-related family activities during the "Market Madness" program led by one of our environmental educators. Admission to the Sunday Farm Market, only, is free; gate admission is required for all non-members who opt to participate in Market Madness activities.

Fairfield Museum and History Center Earth Heros Saturdays

06/24/2017 to 08/26/2017

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

Saturdays, 10:30am – 12pm; June 24, July 15, 29, August 12 & 26. Ages 5 +. Free with admission. Meet at the Fairfield Museum. There are lots of ways to make our community a better place. Learn about conservation, saving energy and caring for plants and animals in the Victorian Cottage children's museum, followed by a fun, hands-on activity.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center Edible Science

06/25/2017 to 08/13/2017

39 Scofieldtown Road, Stamford, CT 06903. Phone: 203.322.1646.

Sundays, June 25 - August 13 | 12:30 pm. Why do marshmallows turn brown in the campfire? Why is pizza dough stretchy? How do we make maple syrup? As part of our Market Madness programs, discover the answers to these yummy questions in our new Edible Science series as we create, cook, concoct, and eat! We'll have a new topic each week (available on website closer to the event).

Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens - Summer Sunday Evening Concert Series

06/25/2017 to 08/27/2017

151 Brookdale Rd, Stamford, CT Phone: 203-322-6971.

Every Sunday, June 25 - Aug. 27 from 5 pm - 7 pm. Our evening concerts showcase talented musicians and bands that will be playing a wide variety of music including rock, bluegrass, country, motown, jazz, Celtic, and R & B.

Open Mic/Jam Night at Freese Park Norwalk

06/27/2017 to 08/29/2017

22 Main St, Norwalk, CT Phone: 203-854-7938.

7-10 pm. House band will provide back-up, amps, keyboard and percussion instruments if needed. Bring a blanket and a chair. Located on the corner of Wall and Main Streets. Features musicians from a 50-mile radius that come to showcase their talent. Sign up sheet at 6:30 pm. Weather dependent. Not being held on July 4.