Things to do in Westport this weekend
Updated 2:49 pm, Friday, October 5, 2012
Shake off the stress of the work week by getting out and enjoying the weekend in Westport. Here are some suggestions to get you moving:
Westport Restaurant Week serves up its final day of celebrating local eateries Friday. Fixed-price dinners at 18 Westport restaurants; fixed-price lunches at some. www.westportwestonchamber.com
The Westport Historical Society delivers a new exhibit Friday, "U.S. Postage Stamps by Westport Artists." It opens at 5:30 p.m. the society's headquarters, 25 Avery Place. Includes a companion exhibit, "The Road to 06880: Colonial Era to Present." http://bit.ly/PWgkeM
Take a taste or two Saturday when Bottlerocket Wine & Spirit, 1790 Post Road East, hosts a Compass Box Whiskey Tasting at 1 p.m. Admission is free. Call 203-259-3939 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stroll through Saugatuck on Saturday when the Westport Historical Society hosts its popular walking tour through the neighborhood from 4-5 p.m. Meet at the New York-bound side of the train station; a reception will follow at a local restaurant. The cost is $8 for members and $10 for non-members. For reservations call 203-222-1424 or visit www.westporthistory.org
Finish off the weekend with a game or two of bingo when the Westport Woman's Club, 44 Imperial Ave., hosts its "Fall Fun Bingo" fundraiser from 1-5 p.m. Doors open and card sales being at 1 p.m. and games start at 2 p.m. Cash prizes. Admission is $2 and card packages are $14 and $28. Visit www.westportwomansclub.org