Things to do in Westport this weekend
Yes, it's that time of the year again ... crafts fair mania! There are several to choose from in Westport this weekend, and you can bookend shopping trips with musical entertainment. Here are a few suggestions:
When you're a Jet, you're a Jet all the way, and we're not talking aircraft or football here. The Staples High School Players will perform "West Side Story" this weekend, opening at 7:30 p.m. Friday in at the school, 70 North Ave. Tickets are $10 for students and $15 for adults. Purchase tickets online at www.staplesplayers.com or at the door 30 minutes prior to the performance. Call 203-341-1310 for more information or visit www.staplesplayers.com.
Shoppers, start your holiday gift buying Saturday at the St. Luke Harvest Fair, 49 Turkey Hill Road North, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Vendors will offer a variety of products and holiday gift items, baked goods, a "shabby chic" boutique and a cafe. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.stlukewestport.com or call 203-227-7245.
It will be a "Wonderland of Crafts" Saturday starting at 10 a.m. at the newly remodeled Westport Inn, 1595 Post Road East. Admission is free and more details are available by calling 203-261-2414 or visiting www.ctcraftshows.com.
Put down the credit card Sunday and head over to the Westport Library, 20 Jesup Road, for a 2 p.m. performance by the Arthur Gang group. Admission is free and the theme is American musical classics. Visit www.westportlibrary.org or call 203-291-4800 for more information.
Have an appetite for more music? The Westport Community Band will perform at 4 p.m. Sunday at Saugatuck Elementary School, 170 Riverside Ave. Admission for "America from Coast to Coast" is free. Find more information at www.westportcommunityband.com.