Four Seasons Ball Crystal Gala, Sat., Nov. 4, Rolling Hills Country Club, 333 Hurlbutt St., Wilton. The Kennedy Center Four Seasons Ball will recognize the retirement of President and CEO Martin D. Schwartz. Info:

Wine Tasting Benefit, Nov. 10, 7-10 p.m., 574 Stillman St., Bridgeport. Join the friends of Caroline House for a wine tasting sponsored by Black Bear Wine and Spirits and A Dash of Salt Catering.  Proceeds will go to the Caroline House to promote literacy. Tickets $40. Reg. online. Info:

ENCORE Gala, Nov. 11, 6:30 p.m., Fairfield Theater Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets $500. Info:

Crewsday fund-raiser, Nov. 14, 7 p.m., Crew Restaurant, 280 Railroad Ave., Greenwich. The evening will feature cocktails, appetizers and live music. There will also be a raffle for musical instruments and other prizes. Proceeds to benefit Mangold Music Foundation.

The Stirring Your Communi“tini” gala, Nov. 17, 5:30 p.m., 2 Corporate Dr. Shelton.  Join Valley United Way and chefs from local restaurants in a dazzling James Bond-themed fund-raiser. Tickets $50. Info:  


Ridgefield Playhouse Gala, Sun., Nov. 19, 6 p.m., 80 East Ridge Rd. Guitarist, songwriter, vocalist and three-time Grammy-Award winner Brian Setzer and his 19-piece orchestra to bring “retro holiday cheer” with Christmas Rocks! Tour. Nick and Anita Donofrio: Gala Award honorees; Arts Volunteer award to be presented to Kerry Anne Ducey. Pre-performance dinner, open bar and auction. Tickets $250 gala and show, $185 show only, at box office, 203-438-5795 or


Treehouse Comedy Club, below Bistro B, Westport Inn, 1595 Post Rd., Westport. Tickets $25 at or 203-268-5857.

Luc’s Cafe-Restaurant, 3 Big Shop Lane, Ridgefield: “Cafe Musette” featuring Larry Urbon, guitarist. French songs, gypsy swing Mon. and Wed., 7:30-9:30 p.m., info:

Bernard’s, 20 West Lane, Ridgefield; 203-438-8282 or Live music:  Fri., piano, 7-10:30 p.m.; Sat., piano, 7-10:30 p.m.; Sun. brunch, piano, 12-3 (1st Sun./month, Young Musicians).

Note Kitchen & Bar, 227 Greenwood Ave., Bethel;, 203-917-3411.

Old Post Tavern, 1418 Post Rd., Fairfield,, 203-292-8631; live music Fri. and Sat., 10 p.m.

Daryl’s House Club, 130 Route 22, Pawling, N.Y.; or 845-289-0185. The Security Project featuring King Crimson & Peter Gabriel on Nov. 8.

Garcia’s at The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester, N.Y.;, 914-937-4126. Doors open 6:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m.


* Westchester Broadway Theatre, 1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford, N.Y.; box office, 914-592-2222 or Annie Get Your Gun, through Nov. 26. Wed., Thurs. and some Fri. matinees, lunch 11:30, show 1 p.m., Thurs., Fri., Sat. dinner 6:30, show 8, Sun. lunch noon, show 1:30, Sun. dinner 5:30, show 7; $56-$84. Share the Warmth Clothing and Toiletries Drive collection boxes in lobby through Nov. 22. The Christmas Voyager, Nov. 22- Dec. 23.