A comprehensive regional events calendar and visitors' resource guide for happenings in Western Connecticut. Everything is close by! Content is provided by our members.  Membership Information  ARTSWESTERN will keep you informed whether you love arts shows and the local music scene or you're looking for theatre or interactive activities. 

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10
Feb
2017
Surrender to Small

February 10, 2017 - October 01, 2017, 12:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Does size matter? How does size limitation impact an artist's style and expression? Artists are asked to recalibrate their individuality and explore new possibilities through their small works.       ...


Read more Cost: Free
Call to Artists    |    See Description





24
May
2017
Delta Rae

May 24, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Six-piece band Delta Rae hails from Durham, NC with Liz Hopkins and Brittany Holljes fronting the robust group with sultry harmonies rounded out by Holljes’ brothers Eric (vocals, piano) and Ian (voca...


Read more Cost: $37.50 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





24
May
2017
Delta Rae, Special Guest: Lauren Jenkins

May 24, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

They are burning up the country charts with their new single “A Long and Happy Life.”  Headlining over 100 shows each year and a regular on the festival circuit since forming in 2009, Delta Rae’s larg...


Read more Cost: Free
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





25
May
2017
Author Talk, Lilli De Jong with Janet Benton

May 25, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Ridgefield native and founder of the long-standing high-school literary magazine Lodestar Janet Benton returns to Ridgefield to discuss LILLI DE JONG, her debut novel about a young Quaker woman who fi...







26
May
2017
Colorful Tales of Rock 'n' Roll Come to The Palace Danbury

May 26, 2017 8:00 pm

Palace Danbury, Danbury

Do you remember the "good old days" of  sex, drugs, and rock n roll? On Friday May 26, don't miss the one-night only screening of SHOT! at The Palace Danbury SHOT! THE PSYCHO-SPIRITUAL MANTRA OF ROCK...


Read more Cost: $15 USD
Film    |    Palace Danbury





27
May
2017
30th Annual Barn Sale

May 27, 2017 - May 28, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sherman Historical Society, Sherman

The 30th annual, fundraising Barn Sale at the Sherman Historical Society. Come early for the awesome bargains, fantastic finds, and wonderful quality items (including estate donations!). Stay (or come...


Read more Cost: Free admission and parking USD
Children & Family    |    Sherman Historical Society





27
May
2017
Ottmar Liebert and Luna Negra

May 27, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield



Read more Cost: $45.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





30
May
2017
Marijuana and Alcohol: Just the Facts Without the Fiction

May 30, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield

Join us for this parenting workshop presented by Alicia Farrell, Ph.D. and presented by Ridgefield Community Coalition Against Substance Abuse, Ridgefield Prevention Council and Ridgefield Library. Pa...


Read more Cost: 0.00 USD
Networking    |    The Ridgefield Library





31
May
2017
Pink Martini

May 31, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield



Read more Cost: $67.50 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





02
Jun
2017
Paula Poundstone

June 02, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Say Hello to Emmy Award-winning comedian, author, and humorist, Paula Poundstone! Paula is currently a regular panelist on NPR’s widely popular weekly news quiz show, “Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me,” where...







03
Jun
2017
"Zen & The Art of Seeing: A Kind & Gentle Introduction to Creative Photography"

June 03, 2017 - June 10, 2017, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Bethel Public Library, Bethel

This two part class taught by Elisabeth J. Levy, professional photographer, is for all of those who have been wanting to make the leap out of Auto mode on their Camera and take the next step with thei...


Read more Places left: 0    |    Cost: Free USD
Creative Workshops    |    Bethel Public Library





05
Jun
2017
The B-52s

June 05, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Pepsi Rock Series Powered by Xfinity Catch the world’s top party band when they return to the Playhouse!  After thirty-five years and more than twenty million albums sold in their career, there can b...


Read more Cost: $130 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





06
Jun
2017
Book Signing at Byrd's Books with Wendell Minor

June 06, 2017 3:00 pm

Byrd's Books, Bethel

Please join us for a very special book signing with Wendell Minor on Saturday June 3rd at 3:00pm.
About the book:
A summer classic by two masters, reissued and redesigned for contemporary au...


Read more Cost: free USD
Fine Arts    |    Byrd's Books





06
Jun
2017
Author talk with Leah DeCaesare

June 06, 2017 7:00 pm

Byrd's Books, Bethel

Join us for an evening with Leah DeCaesare as she discusses her book, “Forks, Knives and Spoons” on Tuesday June 6th at 7:00pm.
About the book:
“There are three kinds of guys: forks, knives,...


Read more Cost: free USD
Literature & Discussions    |    Byrd's Books





06
Jun
2017
Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue

June 06, 2017 8:00 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

Trombone Shorty’s new album opens with a dirge, but if you think the beloved bandleader, singer, songwriter and horn-blower born Troy Andrews came here to mourn, you got it all wrong. That bit of beau...


Read more Cost: $85.00 USD
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





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