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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28
Jun
2014
QUINTESSENTIAL QUILTS: PIECING TOGETHER DANBURY HISTORY

June 28, 2014 - November 01, 2014, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Danbury Museum & Historical Society, Danbury

Quintessential Quilts - Piecing Together Danbury History
A new exhibition on display June 28 through November 1, 2014 at the Danbury Museum & Historical Society.

This FREE exhibit ...







17
Jul
2014
Sherry Winston Band Concert Schedule

July 17, 2014 - December 17, 2014, 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm

TBD

Sherry Winston has performed in many of the major concert halls throughout the U.S. including Carnegie Hall, Constitution Hall, Lincoln Center and at the Kennedy Center. She is a musician, composer, a...


Read more Cost: Free
Music    |    TBD





04
Aug
2014
ACCESSIBLE ART PUBLIC CALL TO ARTISTS ~ ENTRIES NOW ACCEPTED!

August 04, 2014 - December 31, 2014, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut, Danbury

"Inside" Exhibitions & "In the Window" Storefront Installations - new! The Accessible Art Project is collaboration among the Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut, venues (both public and priv...







14
Aug
2014
Make Art Not War

August 14, 2014 - September 21, 2014, 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

City Lights Gallery

Featuring a variety of diverse artists and styles, this show invites artists to manifest their thoughts and feelings against violence. Check web page for hours of City Lights Gallery in Bridgeport,  W...


Read more Cost: Free
Exhibitions    |    City Lights Gallery





18
Aug
2014
Transportation Exhibition - Call to Artists

August 18, 2014 - September 17, 2014, 12:00 am - 12:00 am

ESCAPE to the Arts, Danbury

The Art Gallery at ESCAPE to the Arts is seeking entries of art work for the upcoming exhibition Transportation. Works should depict various means of transportation (cars, trains, planes, boats, etc.)...


Read more Cost: Entry fees: $15-$25 USD
Call to Artists    |    ESCAPE to the Arts





19
Aug
2014
Call for Entries - 2014 Art Show Theme: Living with Art/The Story of Art

August 19, 2014 - October 03, 2014, 12:00 am - 10:00 am

Pequot Library, Fairfield

Artists are storytellers, inviting viewers to imagine their own stories. We invite you to share your art with us.   Download a Call for Entries form.
All completed entry forms, with payment...


Read more Cost: Free
Call to Artists    |    Pequot Library





25
Aug
2014
Artist Portraits

August 25, 2014 - October 23, 2014, 12:00 am - 6:00 am

The Gallery at Danbury City Hall, Danbury








25
Aug
2014
CLOSE TO ME

August 25, 2014 - October 23, 2014, 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Visual Impact LLC, Danbury

Karla Bernsteink a Newtown fine arts photographer, will exhibit her photos at VISUAL IMPACT GALLERY, 12 Finance Drive, Danbury, Ct. from August 28-October 23, 8:30AM-5:30PM, Monday-Friday.  The exhibi...


Read more Cost: FREE USD
Art    |    Visual Impact LLC





25
Aug
2014
Anomalous Animals of the Americas art show

August 25, 2014 - October 23, 2014, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Molten Java Upstairs Gallery, Bethel

The Americas are filled with tales of monsters and fabulous creatures, with each new generation adding some, reshaping some, and forgetting the rest.  Literature has familiarized people with a lot of ...


Read more Cost: FREE USD
Exhibitions    |    Molten Java Upstairs Gallery





02
Sep
2014
“ConnArtists”: Art Celebrating Connecticut’s Manufacturing Past and Present

September 02, 2014 - September 30, 2014, 2:00 am - 2:00 pm

Two Roads Brewing Company, Stratford

Deadline for submission: September 30, 2014   To celebrate Connecticut’s manufacturing history, Two Roads Brewing Company in Stratford invites artists to submit work to its “Be a CONNartist” contest...







08
Sep
2014
Fall Classes at ESCAPE to the Arts

September 08, 2014 - October 26, 2014, 12:00 am - 6:00 am

ESCAPE to the Arts

The fall session of classes at ESCAPE to the Arts runs September 8 - October 26, 2014. Classes in Drawing & Painting, Pottery and more are available for youth, teens and adults. Registration begin...







10
Sep
2014
Fall Programs: Solutions, Secrets and Social Media

September 10, 2014 - December 10, 2014, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

TBA

It's time to head back to school! We have a terrific line up of workshops and events that provide solutions, reveal secrets and make your social media even more powerful.    Sept. 10: The Board Chai...







10
Sep
2014
Drawing Mixed Media for ages 5-8 in Newtown

September 10, 2014 - October 22, 2014, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Newtown Parks & Recreation, Newtown

Join Paint Draw & More! as we enter our 21st year of teaching children art. We are proud to look back at our 20 years of success as pioneers in children’s drawing classes. Paint, Draw & More! ...


Read more Places left: 0    |    Cost: 96.00 USD
Classes & Workshops    |    Newtown Parks & Recreation





10
Sep
2014
Drawing Mixed Media for ages 9-13 in Newtown

September 10, 2014 - October 22, 2014, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Newtown Parks & Recreation, Newtown

As we enter our 21st year of instructing drawing to children and teens, Paint Draw & More is proud to have perfected the art of igniting children’s creative instincts. Our fun and informative draw...


Read more Places left: 10    |    Cost: 96.00 USD
Art    |    Newtown Parks & Recreation





17
Sep
2014
An Evening with Willie Nelson and Family

September 17, 2014 5:30 pm

The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield

The Ridgefield Playhouse Gala With a six-decade career and 200 plus albums, this iconic Texan is the creative genius behind the historic recordings of Crazy, Red Headed Stranger and Stardust. Willie ...


Read more Cost: Free
Music    |    The Ridgefield Playhouse





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