Sherman Christmas Fair & MarketPlace

11/17/2017 to 11/18/2017

15 Connecticut 37, Sherman, CT

Fri 6pm‑9pm, Sat 10am‑5pm  Annual Christmas Fair and Marketplace has grown to include Handcrafted Vendor Booths which include Jewelry makers, Fiber items, Chocolate Dipped Fruits, Maple Syrup, Handcrafted Energy Bracelets, Crocheted Animals, Dog Sweaters, Christmas Wreaths and more.

Danbury History Museum ARCHIVES AFTER DARK!

11/17/2017

43 Main St, Danbury, CT Phone: 203-743-5200.

Friday, November 17, from 7 pm to 10 pm, is our autumn Archives After Dark. It's a great opportunity to search and research after-hours. We ask that you please pre-register and let us know what you're researching so we can pull materials in advance.

DANBURY FESTIVAL OF TREES

11/17/2017 to 11/19/2017

18 Old Ridgebury Rd, Danbury, CT Phone: 203-790-6568.

Venue: Crowne Plaza.  Come early to see all the original works by area quilting guilds and individual quilters and knitters, as well as jewelry, doll clothes, exceptional scarves and a few surprises. Every year we raffle off an amazing quilt by Master Quilter Selma Kenter. In addition to our local resources, we get quilting donations through an international quilting network. Prepare to fall in love with these works of art! 100% of sales directly help people on their cancer journey. Friday through  Sunday, November 17th – 19th 10 am to 4 pm daily Admission: Adults: $10 • Children & Seniors: $5• Kids under 5: Free Tickets may be ordered online in advance to avoid day-of lines.* FRIDAY, NOV. 17TH - 6:30PM - 10:30PM Admission: $140 per person* Taps & Trees Craft Beer Night. Sat. Gathering of the Galaxies Characters Party. Your Hosts are from a Galaxy Far, Far Away SATURDAY NOV. 18TH - 11:00 AM, 1PM,  3PM SUNDAY NOV. 19TH - 11:00 AM AND  1:00PM.Admission: $20 per seat; each child must be accompanied by an adult. Both child and adult must have their own ticket/seat; includes Festival admission. After the first child, 2nd and 3rd children in the same family will be charged $15 per seat.

Infinity Hall -MOONDANCE: THE ULTIMATE VAN MORRISON TRIBUTE SHOW

11/17/2017

20 Greenwoods Rd. W, Norfolk, CT Phone: 866-666-6306.

8 pm You've probably heard about this amazing group as they're selling out venues all across the country. So here's your chance to come see and hear for yourself. And who doesn't love the music of Van Morrison? They play all Van's hits, some great album tracks and their lead singer is not only spot on when it comes to the vocals but he's as entertaining as Van himself. Artist Bio
Rock and roll doesn't get any better than Van Morrison. Van the Man has done it all - from classic rockers like Brown Eyed Girl and Domino to legendary tunes like Tupelo Honey and Into The Mystic, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has never failed to impress music lovers around the globe. Moondance is the ultimate Van Morrison Tribute Concert. This incredible show captures the Van Morrison concert experience like no other. You'll hear classic tunes - Brown Eyed Girl, Moondance, Domino, It Stoned Me, Tupelo Honey, Wild Night, Into The Mystic, Caravan - just to name a few. The show is packed with one VM classic after the next.

White Memorial Conservation Center Museum Star Party

11/17/2017

80 Whitehall Road, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-0857.

This astronomy program is organized by members of the Litchfield Hills Amateur Astronomy Club and the Mattatuck Astronomical Society. Weather permitting, there will be Star gazing after the program. 7:00 P.M., A.B. Ceder Room. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. You are invited to bring your own telescope or binoculars. FREE... Donations will be accepted to help defray the Conservation Center's programming expenses.

Naugatuck Railroad Museum Scenic Train Ride Sept 17 and 24

11/17/2017 to 11/24/2017

242 East Main St, Thomaston, CT Phone: (860) 283-7245.

Scenic Train ride on Sep. 17 and  Sept. 24. Trains run at 12 noon and 2 pm.

American Clock and Watch Museum Old Cranks

11/17/2017

100 Maple Street, Bristol, CT

Old Cranks Have you ever wondered what makes a clock tick? Come visit us on the first or third Friday of the month at 10:00 a.m. and follow our Old Cranks around the museum as they set the clocks.

New England Carousel Museum Bizarre Bazaar

11/17/2017

95 Riverside Ave, Bristol, CT Phone: 860-585-5411.

A Holiday Art and Craft Show - The magic of the Holiday Season begins at Bizarre Bazaar, a juried show and sale of work by artists and artisans at the New England Carousel Museum on Saturday, November 17, 2017 from 10 AM-4 PM. There will be two floors with over 50 exhibitors showcasing their unique gifts among the Museum's holiday environment.  Admission is only $1.00 with free carousel rides for children all day. 

WCSU Planetarium and Observatory

11/18/2017

Westside Campus, Danbury, CT Phone: 203- 837-8672.

The WCSU Planetarium and Observatory are open twice per month (Saturdays) during the WCSU fall semester. The facility is located on the WCSU Westside Campus, atop the hill between the Campus Center and the Pinney Hall dormitory; the entrance road faces the front of Pinney Hall. Parking is available but very limited around the facility; more may be found on University Boulevard. Public Nights may be canceled due to severe weather and/or dangerous road conditions. For updates, call 203- 837-8672 on the day of an event. Sky viewing cannot be held in cloudy or precipitating weather, but planetarium shows are usually held. Planetarium shows are appropriate for adults and older children, but generally not for infants or toddlers.

Holy Trinity Church Philoptochos Mini Greek Fest

11/18/2017

937 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT Phone: (203) 754-5189.

11 am - 7 pm. festive greek mini fest with gift items and lots of Greek food.