Whether you're in search of something fun to do with the kids or you have a babysitter and are planning a night out, look no further because Patch editors have picked a variety of events taking place today and tomorrow to help you make the most of your weekend. Click on the headline of each for more information.
When: Sunday, Feb. 3, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: Webster Bank Arena (600 Main Street, Bridgeport)
Cost: $10 for adults, $5 for kids ages 6 -12, kids 5 and under are free.
Description: "Chowdafest is the premier soup & chowder competition where you are the judge! Sample over 30 different decadent chowder, soup & bisques then rate your favorites."
Taste of Game Time
When: Saturday, Feb. 2. 1-4 p.m.
Description: Kings in Greenwich is hosting a “Taste of Game Time” event, welcoming Chef Rui Correia of Douro Restaurant on Saturday, February 2 from 1 p.m. to 4 sampling many of our unique products, In addition to sampling, shoppers can enter to win the “Dine Out or Stay In Mexican Style” sponsored by Rosa Mexicano and to round out the day, consumers can purchase a “Super Bag” that will be donated to Neighbor to Neighbor.
Safe Roads at Greenwich Point
When: Sunday, Feb. 3. 9 a.m.
Description: Walkers, bikers, etc and enjoy traffic restricted roadway past the main parking area at Greenwich Point. Sponsored by The Friends of Greenwich Point in cooperation with the town of Greenwich Parks Department.
The Friends of the Trumbull Library February Book Nook Sale
Cost: By the book
Description: A great selection of fiction, fabulous children's books,and media. A select group of non-fiction offered at half-price. Donations welcome.
When: Saturday, February 2, 2013, 7:00 pm
Description: It will be hard to control your “jazz hands” once the FCCC raises the curtain on this year’s selection of Broadway show-stoppers!
Outdoor Adventures: Nature's Most Extreme
When: Tomorrow, February 1, 2013, 6:00 pm
Description: Discover the amazing adaptations that make these Animal Embassy's "Most Extreme." Pre-registration is required. Space is limited.
When: Saturday, Feb. 2, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Where: Darien Library, 1441 Post Rd, Darien, CT
Description: The Bart Starr Award is voted on by NFL players and recognizes one player for outstanding character and leadership in the home, on the field and in the community. The first-ever webcast presentation will be held in the Darien Library Community Room starting at 9:30 A.M. and ending by no later than 11:00 A.M. Darien High School Football Coach Rob Trifone will add his own perspective on the importance of character for athletes.
Where: Georgetown School of the Arts
When: The first event is scheduled for Feb. 9. Info on more dates is available by clicking the above link on the title.
Description: Adults who want to return to painting, learn to paint, or paint with friends and loved ones are invited to participate in Masters & Mixers, a new, painting and wine experience offered at Georgetown School of the Arts.
Ridgefield: Teddy Bear Care
Where: 223 W Mountain Rd, Ridgefield, CT
When: 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2
Description: Bring your bear (or favorite stuffed animal) for a special check-up with a Teddy Bear nurse.
Weston: Take Your Child To The Library Day
Where: Weston Public Library, 56 Norfield Rd.
When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2
Description: Enter a raffle for a Friends of the Weston Public Library tote bag filled with goodies.
Where: Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Rd.
When: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2
Description: Members of the Fairfield County Chapter of the Embroiderer’s Guild of America will be stitching in public all day in the Gallery of the Wilton Library. Come see the hand-embroidered items on display.