Spring is almost here, and we found some great things to do this weekend to get you in the right frame of mind. So get out this weekend and enjoy all that Fairfield has to offer!
What/When: The Fairfield Indoor Winter Farmers’ Market
Greenfield Hill Grange, 1873 Hillside Road
Saturday, March 12, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Why Go: The market includes vendors offering organically grown herbs, vegetables, flower bulbs, breads, pies, maple syrup and more!
What/When: Life is Good, 1539 Post Road
Saturday, March 12, 12-3 p.m.
Why Go: It's your lucky day! Life is Good is hosting a St. Patrick's Day Party on March 12. Enjoy free live music and festive activities for all ages.
What/When: Young Persons Concert, Pequot Library
Saturday, March 12, 2 p.m.
Why Go: Music for Youth and Pequot Library present a free one-hour Young Persons Concert featuring the 2008 Queen Elisabeth competition winner, violinist Ray Chen, performing on the famous "Huggins" Stradivarius, on loan from the Nippon Foundation. Concert suitable for ages 5 to 17.
Adults welcome when accompanying students or through a freewill donation. To register for the violin master class immediately following the concert, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the student's name, skill level, age and musical selection.
What/When: Fairfield Theater Company, Stage One
Saturday, March 12, Doors open at 7 p.m.
Why Go: Help Earl David Reed celebrate his birthday when he performs a standup comedy show! Earl David Reed was once 245 lbs. and is now a lean, mean comedy machine. Aside from winning an amateur bodybuilding trophy, he recently poured his energy into his first comedy CD titled "Funny ..?N Fit!" and he's been featured in Men's Fitness magazine and on the cover of Sir Magazine. His dynamic presence, hard-driving wit and undeniable style make for a performance that leaves audiences breathless and always wanting more.
Pricing: Tickets $17-$22. Call the Box Office for tickets, 203-259-1036
What/When: Fairfield County Chorale Concert, First Church Congregational
Sunday, March 13, 3-5 p.m.
Why Go: Guest Conductor Ellen Dickinson and Organist Sean Jackson from St. John’s Episcopal Church in Stamford will conduct a program of choral works featuring: Durufle´, Requiem, Dupre´, Prelude and Fugue in B, Stoop, Gnosis (CT Premiere) and Chilcott, Canticles of Light.
Pricing: Price per ticket is $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Click here to buy tickets.