Upcoming Events
Friday October 2, 2020
Free Newcomer Drive-in Movie
6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
Lachat Town Farm
106 Godfrey Road West
If your family moved to Weston in 2020, Weston's Lachat Town Farm, Youth Services, and Parks and Recreation invite you to be their guests for a free drive-in movie, Night at the Museum, starring Ben Stiller. Each car will also receive one pre-packaged family-size bag of popcorn upon check-in. Spots are limited, so pre-registration is a must, at the link below.
Saturday October 3, 2020
Drive-in Concert: Pink Floyd, by The Machine
7:00 pm
Doors open to cars at 5:30
Imperial parking lot, Westport
The Machine plays the music of Pink Floyd at the final Supper & Soul drive-in concert of the summer. Tickets are $150 per car, with a maximum of five people per car. Tickets go on sale Friday, September 18 at 10:00 am. These events tend to sell out quickly. The rain date is October 4.
Monday October 5, 2020
NAMI Support Group
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Zoom: us02web.zoom.us/j/596783943
Meeting ID: 596 783 943
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Child and Adolescent Network (CAN) is a support group for parents of children with behavioral, emotional and mental health issues. Meetings are free, confidential, and safe. Telephone numbers and email links below for more information or for the meeting password.
Wednesday October 7, 2020
Preparing for Medicare Open Enrollment
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mark Twain Library
439 Redding Road, Redding
A virtual presentation on the ins and outs of enrolling for Medicare. Attendees will receive an update on changes planned for 2021 Medicare health plans. Registration (required) online at the link below. Call the library, (203) 938-2545, for more information.
Saturday October 10, 2020
Lachat Hoedown
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lachat Town Farm
Great food, live music, dancing, lawn games, a welcome cocktail, wine, beer, and a delicious BBQ dinner from famous Odeens Barbeque. Live music performed by the popular Flying Fingers Jug Band. And of course the Chicken Dance for the kiddies. Tickets $60 for adults. Under 12, $20. Under 6, free.
Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hurlbutt Elementary School
Weston's annual Hazardous Waste disposal day changes to a new location. It's different in a few other ways this year. Only one person can be in your vehicle, and must stay inside with windows rolled up. Place items in the back of your vehicle and your license in the window to prove residency. Workers, in PPE, will remove the contents. Plan for a wait of between 10 and 30 minutes, depending on the number of vehicles.
Pink Aid Annual Event
A virtual fundraiser
Fashion, celebrity appearances, auction packages and celebrations are featured in Pink Aid's annual fundraiser, this year held virtually. The organization, which supports women undergoing treatment for breast cancer, has donated more than $6.5 million over the past ten years.
Wednesday October 14, 2020
Whaleboat Wars
6:30 pm
Zoom. Register below for a link.
Historian Ed Hynes presents "Whaleboat Wars on Long Island Sound During the American Revolution," hosted by the Weston Historical Society, about the dramatic, but little-known naval activities on Long Island Sound during the American Revolution. Free, but donations to the Society are always welcome.
Saturday October 17, 2020
Playhouse at the Drive-in
Gates open at 5:00 pm.
Screening and stream begins at 6:30 pm.
Remarkable Theater Drive-in
47 Imperial Avenue, Westport
A one-night-only fundraiser for the Westport Country Playhouse, featuring special filmed performances and a short documentary celebrating the theater's 90-season history. Online viewing at home available for $25.
In person, tickets are $500 per vehicle, maximum five occupants, beginning with a cocktail hour and picnic dinner.
Wednesday October 28, 2020
Theater: The Last Five Years
7:00 pm
ACT of Connecticut
36 Old Quarry Road, Ridgefield
ACT (A Contemporary Theatre), in Ridgefield reopens with The Last Five Years, an acclaimed contemporary musical. The show runs through November 15. A live, in-person theater experience, also available to stream.

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