New Milford Village Fair Days 50th Aniversary

06/28/2017 to 07/29/2017

On the Green, New Milford, CT Phone: 860 354-6080.

10 am - 10 pm. both days. Free admission. Handicapped parking is available behind Town Hall, 2 full days of live entertainment, bingo, bouncy houses, a food court and almost two hundred vendor and community booths, Village Fair Days is a summertime destination for shopping, socializing, eating, and browsing. New attractions: Touch A Truck. This family-fun attraction will be held on Saturday, July 29th from 11 am to 3 pm on Bank Street. Come out and Touch A Truck. Five Gets You Fifty Plus. We will have a locked box that has a five number digital combination. At no cost, eligible persons will be able to input a 5 digit code. If their code unlocks the combination, they will win the prizes inside. We will also offer a second chance to win. If no one guesses the correct combination, we will hold a "second chance to win" drawing. The contest will run from noon to 7 pm with the second chance drawing being held at 8 pm.

The Sherman Players - HAIR

06/30/2017 to 07/30/2017

5 CT-39, Sherman, CT Phone: (860) 354-3622.

Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, HAIR, the American Tribal Love Rock Musical, made its world premiere in 1967. HAIR celebrates the sixties counterculture in all its barefoot, longhaired, bell-bottomed, beaded and fringed glory. To an infectiously energetic rock beat, the show wows audiences with songs like "Aquarius," "Good Morning, Starshine," "Hair," "I Got Life," and "Let the Sun Shine." Exploring ideas of identity, community, global responsibility and peace, HAIR remains relevant as ever as it examines what it means to be a young person in a changing world.

Sherman Players Present Hair

07/01/2017 to 07/29/2017

5 Route 39 North, Sherman, CT Phone: (860) 354-3622. .

Hair tells the story of the "tribe," a group of politically active, long-haired hippies of the "Age of Aquarius" living a bohemian life in New York City and fighting against conscription into the Vietnam War. This summer, the musical will be celebrating its 50th anniversary. Hair runs June 30 July 1 7,8,9 13,14,15 21,22,23 27,28,29 at 8:00 p.m. on Fridays & Saturdays. There will be two 2:00 p.m. Sunday matinees on July 9 and 23. There will also be one Saturday matinee on July 29 at 2:00 p.m., and two Thursday evening performances at 8:00 p.m. on July 13 and 27. Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for children. Please note: the show contains adult themes and is recommended for mature audiences only.

Kent Library Annual Booksale

07/01/2017 to 07/30/2017

32 North Main St., Kent, CT Phone: 860.927.3761.

Book Sale every Saturday and Sunday in July from 11 am to 5 pm.

Quassy Amusement Park "Bargain Day"

07/04/2017 to 08/31/2017

2132 Middlebury Rd, Middlebury, CT Phone: 1-800-FOR PARK.

"Bargain Day" - $24.99 for an All-Day Ride Pass & Splash Away Bay water park Pass. (NOTE: Bargain Day pricing not valid on legal holidays)


07/11/2017 to 07/25/2017

10 Deerfield Rd, Ansonia, CT Phone: 203-736-1053.

Tuesdays, July 11, 18, 25; Aug. 1, 8, 15; Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26 ANC will be continuing family-friendly activities in our organic garden. Learn about growing a variety of fruits and vegetables. Dress appropriately; keep in mind you will get water and soil on your clothing. FREE, with the potential to take home fresh local produce!

Summer Birding Walks with Milan Bull at Deer Pond Farm

07/12/2017 to 07/26/2017

57 Wakeman Hill Road, Sherman, CT Phone: 860-799-4074x105.

July 12, 18, 21, 26 at 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.. Cost: Free for CAS Members; $5 for nonmembers. Milan Bull, The Connecticut Audubon Society's senior director of science and conservation, and Cathy Hagadorn, program director, will lead early-morning guided bird walks this summer at Deer Pond Farm in Sherman, Conn. This is a great opportunity to view Connecticut Audubon's new birding hotspot, recently received as a generous bequest from the estate of Kathryn D. Wriston. At this time, the Sanctuary can only be viewed by the public when accompanied by Audubon staff.

Theatreworks Zombie Prom

07/14/2017 to 07/30/2017

5 Brookside Ave., New Milford, CT Phone: 860-350-6883.

JULY 14,15 20,21,22 28,29,30. This girl loves ghoul rock and roll Off Broadway musical is set in the atomic 1950s at Enrico Fermi High, where the law is laid down by a zany, tyrannical principal. Pretty senior Toffee has fallen for the class bad boy. Family pressure forces her to end the romance, and he charges off on his motorcycle to the nuclear waste dump. He returns glowing and determined to reclaim Toffee's heart. He still wants to graduate, but most of all he wants to take Toffee to the prom. The principal orders him to drop dead while a scandal reporter seizes on him as the freak du jour. History comes to his rescue while a tuneful selection of original songs in the style of 50s hits keeps the action rocking across the stage.

Southbury Concert Series


561 Main St. South, Southbury, CT Phone: (203) 262-0633.

6:30-8:30 pm. Eran Troy Danner Concert at the Memorial Green Eran Troy Danner is a singer, guitarist and leader of one of Connecticut's busiest bands. He has drawn rave reviews from fans and has built a loyal following throughout New England. Performing blues, swing and originals off his recently released CD, Eran immediately takes charge of the evening with his magnetic stage presence and excludes blazing passion on his guitar. Any venue big or small, Eran Troy Danner and his band are a perfect fit. RAIN OR SHINE: In case of rain the concert will be held inside the Senior Center/Parks and Recreation Building.

Litchfield Historical Society Summer Adventure: A Civil War Experience

07/24/2017 to 07/28/2017

7 South St, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4501.

9 am - noon. For ages 8-14. Embark on a journey back in time with the Litchfield Historical Society's summer adventures for history-lovers! During the week-long Civil War Experience, participants will assume the identities of soldiers who fought with the 2nd CT Heavy Artillery during the Civil War and learn about life during wartime while playing games and making crafts.