Wings of Freedom Tour Brings Vintage Airplanes to Oxford

09/05/0204 to 09/07/2014

Waterbury-Oxford Airport , Oxford, CT Phone: 860-568-8924.

The Wings of Freedom Tour will be at the Oxford Airport from September 5 to September 7, 2014 and arrive at 2 p.m. on Sept. 5th and depart on Sunday at 5 p.m.  The Tour brings historic aviation to your community.  Tour through the authentically restored aircraft or take a flight aboard for the ultimate immersion in history.  The B-17, B-24 and P-51 are on the 25th season of the Wings of Freedom Tour. Visitors are invited to explore the aircraft inside and out; $15 for adults and $6 for children under age 12.  WWII veterans can tour through the aircraft a no cost.  Call for further information.

James and The Giant Peach - Palace Theater

05/01/2008 to 05/01/2008

100 East Main St., Waterbury, 06702. Phone: 203-755-4700.

Thursday, May 1 - 9:30am and 11:30am Join James on his exciting adventure inside the biggest peach the world has ever seen! As he leaves behind the sadness of his life with his vicious Aunts, James sets forth on a journey with larger than life insects in a tale of friendship, love, sadness and triumph. Sign-Stage Productions offers a magical blend of language by performing this play simultaneously in spoken English and the spatial beauty of American Sign Language. You'll hear things you've never seen! Best for Grades: 1 - 5 TICKETS: $8.00

WARNER THEATRE SET TO DEDICATE NEW CAROLE & RAY NEAG PERFORMING ARTS CENTER WITH THREE-DAY CELEBRATION

05/02/2008 to 05/04/2008

The Warner Theatre, 68 Main Street,, Torrington, 06790. Phone: (860)489-7180.

On May 2nd featuring guided tours of the new facility and a special performance by the Warner Stage Company that will provide donors with a glimpse of what's involved in producing the theatre's impressive array of musicals and plays. On Saturday May 3rd, 10:30 a.m. the official Ribbon Cutting ceremony will take place under the Warner Theatre marquee, with a section of Main Street being closed for the ceremony. Also to be included Public Open House featuring an Arts and Culture Expo, Self-Guided Tours, Kids Activities, Special performances and live broadcast of FM97.3 WZBG's "Backstage with Johnny O!" At 9:30am the facilities will be open to the public for self-guided tours. At 2pm and 8pm there will be performances of Annie Jr. in the new Nancy Marine Studio Theatre presented by WTCAE students. At 8pm in the main theatre, the opening night performance of the Gershwin comedy hit Crazy for You will be presented by the Warner Stage Company. Tickets for Crazy for You and Annie Jr. can be purchased at the Warner Theatre box office by calling 860-489-7180 or online at www.warnertheatre.org. On Sunday, May 4th the facility will host another private donor reception that will feature tours and refreshments. For more information regarding the ACT II dedication weekend events, please contact the Warner Theatre Box office at (860)489-7180.

Wine Tasting Party - with the wine professionals from Stony Hill Wines and Spirits in Bethel

05/03/2008 to 05/03/2008

Phone: (203) 748-1716.

On Saturday, May 3, from 7:30pm - 9:30pm in the Marian Anderson Recital Hall at the Danbury Music Centre Please make reservations by emailing or calling the Danbury Music Centre. Tickets are $25 per person. Cost: $25 per person to benefit the Danbury Music Centre. Hors d'oeuvres music provided by Steve Isaacson at the piano Wines provided by our friends at Stony Hill Wines and Spirits

Hunt Hill Farm Silo Cooking School Class - All New Best Ever Backyard Supper

05/03/2008 to 05/03/2008

44 Upland Rd., New Milford, 06776. Phone: 860-355-0300.

Betty Rosbottom is back!!! So get ready for warm weather fun with Betty�s fabulous Latin-scented menu on Saturday, May 3rd from 11am-2pm, perfect for spicing up any colorful summertime celebration! Golden Little Crabcakes with Cumin Mayo, Chipolte Rubbed Spare Ribs w/ Mahogany Glaze, Polenta Wedges with Jack Cheese and Bacon, Tri Color Bell Pepper Salad in Tequila Lime Dressing, Chocolate Poundcake with Coffee Ice Cream and Kahlua Chocolate Sauce. Cost is $90 per person or 2 people for $170. (Demonstration) The Silo Cooking School, 44 Upland Rd. New Milford, CT 06776. Contact Cooking School Director Mary Kravec to register at 860.355.0300; or register online; www.hunthillfarmtrust.org

23rd Annual Breath of Spring Artisans and Crafters Fair

05/03/2008 to 05/03/2008

Gillotti Road, New Fairfield, 06812. Phone: 203-746-8430/203-312-0349.

On Saturday, from 10AM to 4PM at the New Fairfield High School, Gillotti Road, New Fairfield "A Breath of Spring" artisans and craft show will be held with over 70 quality artisans selling trditional crafs, including glassware, jewelry and pottery. Sponsored by the Community Service Club of New Fairfield. Along with the crafts will be a bake table with homemade treats and an instant raffle table featuring quality crafts from the artists and local residents.Refreshments are available so plan to come and spend the day.

5th Annual Flying Disc Dog Open - Yankee Flyers Spring Invitational

05/03/2008 to 05/03/2008

Quassy Amusement Park, Rte. 64, Middlebury, 06762. Phone: 860-567-8302 or 1-800 For-Park.

11 a.m. A national competition filled with high-flying fun as canines and trainers do some great routines. Parking $5, free to spectators.

Connecticut Opera Express Presents "American Pie"

05/03/2008 to 05/03/2008

Litchfield Community Center, 421 Bantam Road, Litchfield, 06759. Phone: 860-567-8302.

Have a slice of pizza while enjoying music written by renowned American composers and finish the evening off with a slice of pie. 6 - 9 p.m. Adults $10, children 12 and under $5.

Brookfield Museum and Historical Society Season Opening 2008

05/03/2008 to 05/04/2008

Intersection Routes 25 and 133, Brookfield, 06904. Phone: (203) 740-8140.

The Brookfield Museum and Historical Society will host their season opening at the Museum located at the intersection of Routes 25 and 133 in Brookfield Center between noon and 4 p.m. on the weekend of May 3rd and 4th. Complimentary refreshments will be served. The summer exhibit, "Brookfield Attic", will feature a number of valued artifacts highlighting the community's history and its significance to the development of the Northwest region of Connecticut. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Brookfield Museum and Historical Society and the summer exhibit will be open each Saturday and the first Sunday of each month through August, 2008. Attendance is free and the public is encouraged to attend. For more information on this and other planned events of the Brookfield Historical Society call (203) 740-8140

Brookfield Museum and Historical Society Season Opening

05/03/2008 to 05/04/2008

Intersection Routes 25 and 133, Brookfield, 06904. Phone: (203) 740-8140.

The Brookfield Museum and Historical Society will host their season opening at the Museum located at the intersection of Routes 25 and 133 in Brokfield Center between noon and 4 p.m.on the weekend of April 3rd and 4th. Complimentary refreshments will be served.The summer exhibit, "Brookfield Attic", will feature a number of valued artifacts highlighting the community's history and its significance to the development of the Northwest region of Connecticut. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Brookfield Museum and Historical Society and the summer exhibit will be open each Saturday and the first Sunday of each month through August, 2008. Attendance is free and the public is encouraged to attend. For more information on this and other planned events of the Brookfield Historical Society call (203) 740-8140