All in the Family exhibit
The All in the Family exhibit will open Oct. 19 at the Easton Library, 691 Morehouse Rd., Easton. The exhibit features paintings of the late John Kochiss family as well as some of his historic objects. It will run through Nov. 19. The opening reception is on Oct. 21, 2-4 p.m. For more information call 203-261-0134.
Walking with wildflowers
Learn about fall wildflowers on Oct. 19, 3:30 p.m., at the Louise Mueller Preserve, 370 Round Hill Road, Greenwich. Join Steve Conaway Ph.D. for a tour of the diverse fall wildflowers in the Kitty Starr Native Plant Garden, Pollinator Garden and Louise Mueller Preserve meadow. The event is free. For more information email [email protected].
Brooklyn & Bailey in concert
Digitour presents Brooklyn & Bailey on Oct. 19, 5:30 p.m., at Fairfield Theater Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets are $27 and available at fairfieldtheatre.org.
Holly Bowling to perform
Holly Bowling will perform on Oct. 19, 7 p.m., at Fairfield Theater Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets are $20 and available at fairfieldtheatre.org.
Irish concert in Milford
A traditional Irish concert will be held on Oct. 19, 7:45 p.m., at St. Gabriel’s Parish Hall, 26 Broadway, Milford. The concert is free. For more information call 203-257-8737.
What the Day Owes to the Night
On Oct. 19, 8 p.m., What the Day Owes to the Night will be performed at the Quick Center for the Arts, Fairfield University, 1073 N. Benson Rd., Fairfield. The show draws from choreographer Cie Hervé Koubi’s Algerian roots and Mediterranean culture, “packed with backflips, head spins, and emotional intensity. Tickets $40, $45 at 203-254-4010.
Boney James in concert
Boney James will give a jazz performance on Oct. 19, 8 p.m. at the Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Rd., Ridgefield. Tickets are $60 and available at ridgefieldplayhouse.org. For more information call 203-438-5795.
Align-able Angles in Bridgeport
The Align-able Angles exhibit opens on Oct. 20 with a reception at 5 p.m. at the Schelfhaudt Gallery,84 Iranistan Ave., Bridgeport. It features pieces by David Borawski, Joseph Fucigna, R. Elliott Katz, Adam Niklewicz, Amy Vensel and Etty Yaniv. For more information call 203-578-4034.
Band Together will perform on Oct. 20, 6:30 p.m., at Fairfield Theater Company, 70 Sanford St, Fairfield. The concert will raise money for CLASP Homes of Westport. For more information visit fairfieldtheater.org.
Melvin Seals & JGB in concert
Melvin Seals & JGB will perform on Oct. 20, 7 p.m., at Fairfield Theater Company, 70 Sanford St, Fairfield. Tickets are $38 and available at fairfieldtheater.org.
Cameron Chase performs
Violinist Cameron Chase will perform in concert on Oct. 20, 7 p.m., at the Stratford Library, 2203 Main St., Lovell Room. Chase, 17, started playing violin when he was 5 with Stratford’s Little Red School of Art & Music. He has played in numerous chamber groups concentrating on classical repertoire. The concert is free. For more information visit stratfordlibrary.org.
Puerto Rican relief concert
A Music for Hope Hurricane Relief Concert will be held on Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m., at the Piedmont Club, 152 Hecker Ave., Darien. Tickets are $15. For more information about the concert or how to donate call 203-655-7884.
Mary Wilson of The Supremes
Mary Wilson of The Supremes will perform on Oct. 20 at 8 p.m. at the Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Rd., Ridgefield. Tickets are available at $57.50 at ridgefieldplayhouse.org. For more information call 203-438-5795.
Hamlet on stage in Danbury
Hamlet will be performed Oct. 20-29 at Studio Theater, 43 Lake Ave., Danbury. Tickets are $20 and availible at eventbrite.com/e/hamlet-rosencrantz-and-guildenstern-are-dead-tickets. For more information call 203-837-8403.
Halloween play in Milford
Celebrate Halloween with a performance of How To Be A Good Witch! Oct. 20-29 at the Milford Center for the Arts, 40 Railroad Ave. South, Milford. The youngest member of a family of witches discovers and opens a magical book. Pantochino Productions’ Bert Bernardi has written the story with Justin Rugg composing original score. Tickets are $20 at milfordarts.org or $22 at the door. For more information visit pantochino.com.
Buried in Fairfield
A Getting Buried in Fairfield cycling tour will be on Oct. 21, 9:15 a.m. at the Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Rd., Fairfield. The event features a ten mile bike tour through six cemeteries and is open to cyclists age 14 and up. Tickets are $5 for members and $8 for nonmembers. For more information visit fairfieldhistory.org.
Family Science Day
Celebrate the third annual Family Science Day on Oct. 21, 10-3 p.m., at Energize Connecticut Center, 122 Universal Drive North, North Haven. The event will have martial arts demonstrations, crafts, a puppet show, a magic show and more. It is free and open to the public. For more information visit energizect.com.
David Shifrin in Southport
David Shifrin will perform with his clarinet on Oct. 21 at 1:45 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 651 Pequot Ave., Southport. He will play pieces by Rossini, Nielsen, Poulenc and Duke Ellington. Register for the concert at [email protected].
Hungrytown in Fairfield
Hungrytown an acoustic folk duo will perform on Oct. 21, 2 p.m., at the Fairfield Public Library, 1080 Main St., Fairfield.The event is free. For more information call 203-256-3155.
Macbeth in Stratford
Hudson Shakespeare Theater will put on a production of Macbeth on Oct. 21 at 2 p.m. at the Stratford Library, 2203 Main St., Lovell Room. It is the Bard’s great tragedy about unbridled ambition and murder most foul. Free and open to the public. For more information call 203-385-4162.
Opera in October
Taconic Opera will perform on Oct. 21, 3:30 p.m., and Oct. 22, 2 p.m., at Yorktown Stage, 1974 Commerce St., Yorktown, N.Y. To celebrate its 20th season it will perform a new opera buffa, In bocca al lupo. Tickets are $27-$59 and available at taconicopera.org. For more information call 855-886-7372.
Cemetery tour in Westport
An Illuminate the Past cemetery tour will be on Oct. 21, 5 p.m. at Willowbrook Cemetery, 395 Main St., Westport. Take a tour of the cemetery and hear the stories of its residents. Tickets are $5 and they are available by calling 203-222-1424.
New exhibits at Silvermine
Three new exhibits will open on Oct. 21 at Silvermine Galleries, 1037 Silvermine Rd., New Canaan. Hypnagogia by Sharon Cavagnolo a complex, intricate, and finely detailed series of pieces. Big Impressions, Small Presses: the Small Independent Print Shop features nine independent print shops located throughout the Northeast. From the Same Kiln: New Work in Ceramics from Silvermine includes work by Heather Houston of Wilton and Rob Pursell of Redding. All three exhibits will have an opening reception Oct. 21, 5-7 p.m., and run through Nov. 19. For more information visit silvermineart.org.
Michael Feinstein in Storrs
Grammy-nominated singer Michael Feinstein will perform in Jorgensen Cabaret on Oct. 21, 8 p.m., at Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, 2132 Hillside Rd., Storrs. Tickets are $30-$45. For more information call 860-486-4226.
Banjoist Noam Pikelny and bluegrass band Ladybird will perform on Oct. 21, 8 p.m., at Caramoor, 149 Girdle Ridge Rd., Katonah, N.Y. Tickets are $20-65 and available at caramoor.org.
Beatles tribute in Ridgefield
The Fab Four, a Beatles tribute band, will perform on Oct. 21, 8 p.m. at the Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Rd., Ridgefield. It is an Emmy Award winning band that brings a night of note-for-note live renditions of Beatles’ classics such as Can’t Buy Me Love, Yesterday, A Day in the Life, Twist and Shout, Here Comes the Sun, and Hey Jude. Tickets are $55 and available at ridgefieldplayhouse.org. For more information call 203-438-5795.
Taylor Hicks concert
American Idol winner Taylor Hicks will perform on Oct. 21, 8 p.m., at The Palace Danbury, 165 Main St., Danbury. Tickets are $40 and available at thepalacedanbury.com. For more information call 203-794-9944.
Walking with a purpose
The Westport Out of the Darkness Walk will be on Oct., 22, 11 a.m., at Sherwood Island State Park, Westport. Proceeds from the walk will go to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. For more information visit afsp.org/westport.
Belly dancing in Trumbull
Gypsy Funk Squad and belly dancers will be performing on Oct. 22, 1 p.m., at 23 Priscilla Place, Trumbull. The performance will be a mix of classic belly dance songs from Turkey, Armenia, Egypt, the Balkans, Greece, Israel, Lebanon and other points in the Middle East and revamped rock tunes and original psychedelic surprises done belly style. Tickets are $5. For more information call 203-452-5065.
Silvermine Artists series
The Sandes & Qian Duo will perform as part of the Silvermine Artists series on Oct. 22, 4 p.m., at 36 Comstock Hill Ave., Norwalk. Bruno Sandes will sing while Hanmo Shelley Qian plays the piano. For tickets call 203-847-8106.
American Dance Spectacular
Broadway singers and dancers will be hitting the Ridgefield Playhouse stage for American Dance Spectacular on Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. The performers include Jennifer DiNoia of Wicked and Mamma Mia!, Vishal Vaidya from Groundhog Day, Daniel Gaymon of Cats, and Alexa Green from Wicked. Tickets are $60 and available by calling 203-438-5795 or visit ridgefieldplayhouse.org.
Lewis Watson in Fairfield
Lewis Watson will be performing on Oct. 22, 7 p.m., at Fairfield Theater Company, 70 Sanford St, Fairfield. Tickets are $22 and available at fairfieldtheater.org.