Things to do in Westport this weekend
Published 9:25 am, Friday, October 14, 2011
Picked out the perfect Halloween pumpkins and looking for something else to do this weekend in Westport? Here are a few suggestions:
Spend Friday night at a longtime favorite, the Black Duck, 605 Riverside Ave. In addition to a free buffet from 4 to 7 p.m., there will be live music at 9:30 p.m. by the Hat City Blues Band. Call 203-227-7978 for more information.
Check out the opening of the City Lights West art gallery Saturday from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the Dragone Classic Motor Cars showroom, 176 Post Road West. There is a suggested donation of $20 and includes wine and hors d'oeuvres. For more information, call 203-349-8840.
Visit the Voices Cafe at the Unitarian Church, 10 Lyons Plains Road, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday to hear the music of Pesky J. Nixon. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. More information can be found at www.voicescafe.org or by calling 203-227-7205, ext. 14.
On Sunday, listen to the former comptroller general of the United States, David Walker, expound on the American financial crisis at 2 p.m. in the Westport Public Library, 20 Jesup Road. Admission is free. More information can be found at www.westportlibrary.org or by calling 203-291-4800.
If you'd rather check out what today's youth are up to, head over to the Westport Youth Film Festival open house Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. Call 203-222-7070 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.