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Shakespeare in the Park New England Style

Stratford, Connecticut 06614 New Haven, CT 06511 Shakespeare Plays

 Shakespeare in Booth Park and Edgerton Park Stratford and New Haven Connecticut.

Shakespeare in the Park New England Style


Macbeth at Booth Memorial Park 5774 Main St Stratford, CT

Shakespeare was born and raised in Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom.   Later, he also returned to Stratford-upon-Avon Stratford a few years before he passed.  It would only be appropriate for the sister named townhere in Stratford, Connecticut USA to celebrate his literary genius with free summer plays to enjoy with your whole family.   

Relish in the last hours of daylight at Booth Memorial Park enjoying Macbeth. The players (link) are performing Shakespeare’s Macbeth in Booth Memorial Park in Stratford, Connecticut July 12-Aug 3, 2013

Shows are Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm (email in case of rain cancelation)

Park address is 5774 Main St Stratford Connecticut 06614

Admission is free but donations will be gratefully accepted. Bring blankets and chairs.

For more information call;

The players at 203-612-7908  or email them


A Midsummer Night’s Dream at American Shakespeare Festival Theatre 1850 Elm St Stratford, Connecticut

Wednesday-Sunday July 31, Aug. 1,2 ,3, 4 , 2013 at 8pm

Admission is Free and Courtesy of Actor’s Equity Association



Julius Caesar at Edgerton Park, 75 Cliff St New Haven 06511 Connecticut

The Elm Shakespeare Organization is performing Julius Caesar in Edgerton Park.

Tuesday-Sunday August 15-September 1, 2013 at 8pm

Admission is free but donations will be gratefully accepted. Bring blankets and chairs.

Phone (203)874-0801   or



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Westport CT Ideas of fun things to do, what is fun in Fairfield County Connecticut?



Westport CT Ideas of fun things to do, what is fun in Fairfield County Connecticut?



Westport Connecticut is one of the most sought after towns in Connecticut.  Many live here and commute into New York City.  Westport High School is renown as one of the top 10 high schools in all the USA.  Call Annette, 203-770-8895, if you’d like more information about moving into Westport or Anywhere in Fairfield County, Connecticut.




1. Westport Antique & Vintage Emporium

June 6-Aug 18, 2013

10 Park st Westport, CT


Start Time: 10 am
End Time: 4 pm
Admission: $4.00/$3.00 seniors/children free/$1.00 off for a food donation

Fairfield County's only outdoor antique and vintage market has returned for its 2nd season. Over 50 top notch dealers selling merchandise covering every genre, period and style of antiques and vintage merchandise. Lots of free parking, located directly off exit 17 on I95.

For 2013 WAVE will have 6 markets: 

June 2 & 23 July 7th & 21 August 4 & 18th

Hours: 10:00 - 4:00 pm

The market's beneficiary will be Connecticut Food Bank

General Admission is $4.00, children Free, Seniors $1.00 discount.
At every market there will be a donation bin for Connecticut Food Bank. For any food donation you will receive a $1.00 discount off admission.


2. Compo Beach Walk , Relax , Canoe, or watch Fireworks July 3, 2013

60 Compo Beach Rd, Westport, CT 06880 

(203) 341-5090

 “Best Beach in Fairfield County”

The park is open May 1 through Sept. 30 from 4 a.m. to 10 p.m.  All cars must vacate by midnight.  Motor vehicles and motorcycles may enter the beach with a valid Parks and Recreation vehicle parking emblem or by paying the daily fee.  The daily fee is $30 weekdays, and $50 on weekends and holidays.

Westport fireworks at Compo beach. Holiday Fireworks are scheduled for Tuesday night, July 3, 2013! The beach will be closed at 4 pm and then reopened only to ticket holders ($30/car). Once tickets are sold out, shuttle bus passes will be available Ticket sales will begin on June 1 and can be purchased at the Westport Police Department and at Westport Parks and Recreation. Rain date is the 5th.


3. Westport  Country Playhouse

Go to their website for a complete list of shows.


4. Sherwood Island State Park

Sherwood Island Connector, Westport, CT 06880

There are beautiful trails to walk and lots of secluded beach areas to explore. The park is free during the off season. Super choice for getting exercising and enjoying nature.


Another link to Connecticut state parks


5. Westport Public Library

20 Jesup Road, Westport, CT 06880 |

Hours: Mon-Thurs 9-9 , Fri 9-6 , Sat 9-5 , Sun 1-5



Liven up a rainy day. Or bring the family to cool off and learn at the Westport Library.  Register to get emails about events at the library.   Events this summer include; Book sales, Teen anime club (grades 6-12),  Comic-Con  May 18, 2013.


6. Old Mill Beach

Old Mill Road and Hills point Road


Old Mill Beach is a 1.8 acre park with sandy beach along the shore of Long Island Sound. It does not have restroom or changing area facilities and has limited parking available. 

The park is open May 1 through Sept. 30 from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Motor vehicles and motorcycles may enter the beach with a valid Parks and Recreation vehicle parking emblem and a daily fee is not available.  No lifeguards on duty, swim at your own risk.

No kayak or canoeing
No dogs Allowed April 1 – Sept. 30


7. Staples Community Pool

 70 North Ave, Westport, CT 06880

Phone:(203) 341-1200

 It is available to all Westport residents, ages 6 and up, and their guests for recreational and lap swimming during the posted hours. If you have a current adult hand pass the daily fee is $5. An adult non hand pass holder daily fee is $7. We also offer a variety of memberships for Westport residents.

The pool operates from November 19 through June 2, 2013.


 Nov. 19 - June 2, 2013    

 Tuesday and Thursday   

 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.



 Saturday and Sunday

 1:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.


Dates the pool will be closed: 
November 21, 22, 23 
December 9, 24, 25, 31 
January 1 and 21 
March 29, 30, 31 
May 20, 25, 26, 27 

All schedules are subject to change without notice.                                                                                                                                                   

Fees and Memberships:
Adult (Age 18 and over): $125
Senior Citizen (Age 62 and over): $100
Junior (age 6 -17): No charge

Cancellation Information:
Please note that if school is canceled or dismissed early due to inclement weather, the pool program is also canceled. Cancellation information may be obtained by calling (203) 341-5074. 


8. Westport Farmers Market

Imperial Avenue Commuter Lot, Westport, CT 06880

You can sign up for a newsletter to find out what will be happening at the market every week.

9. le farm

 256 Post Road E. Westport, CT 06880 


This is one of my personal favorites, and one of the most exquisite restaurants in Westport. The courses are unusual, the menu changes everyday and always includes local farm fresh ingredients. You must call for reservations because the restaurant is full most nights. 



10. La Roue Elayne At Cobb's Mill Inn

12 Old Mill Rd
Weston, CT 06883

(203) 227-7221

This beautiful Inn has been a Connecticut legend since 1639.  Come enjoy a meal or just a glass of wine and enjoy the history and ambience. Happy hour is Monday-Friday 5-6:30 and look at their website for nights with live music.


11. iFloat

163 Main Street, Westport, CT 06880


Try floating in mineral heavy water to relieve stress.



12. Earthplace

10 Woodside Lane
Westport, CT 06881

203 227 7253


Monday - Friday  9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday 9 AM - 4 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 4 PM

Admission: $7 adults & children over 12
$5 children 1-12 yrs & seniors
Members free

Admission to grounds free


Great Place to bring children to learn about nature, or to rent for your next corporate summer picnic

Walking trails, natural history museum and outdoor bird exhibits are some of the things to enjoy.



13. Westport Historical Society


25 Avery Pl, Westport, CT 06880

(203) 222-1424


Enjoy an exhibit or show


Friday May 24 2013    New Exhibit: Opening Reception, May 24, 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Sunday June 2 22nd Annual Hidden Garden Tour (All day) 

Saturday June 8           Making Your Life Story A Treasured Legacy (2:00 pm) 

Monday July 15           Aqua-mazing..Junior Marine Biologists – July 15-19 (10:00 am) 

Monday July 22           Crazy ’bout Critters – July 22- 26 (10:00 am) 


14. Spring Ball at Ballroom Elegance Dance Studio

627 Post Road East, Westport, CT


May 18th 2013

Start Time: 7:00 pm
End Time: 11:30 pm
Admission: $80

Spring Ball on Saturday, May 18th, 2013, 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm Ballroom Elegance Dance Studio hosts an elegant evening of dancing and entertaining.

Highlights include: Spectacular Professional Ballroom Dance Show, Dance Lesson, Student Dance Performances, Dancing with the great music on the best dance floor, Hors d’oeuvres, Wine and Soft Drinks

Dress Code: Black Tie.

Admission: First Row tables $85; all other tables $80, advanced purchase only. For tickets call: 203-454-9400. More info a


If you are looking to buy or sell in Westport or Fairfield County Connecticut  Call me, Annette Thor 203-770-8895


Westport CT Ideas of fun things to do, what is fun in Fairfield County Connecticut?



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