Check our picks for family activities as well as new bars, restaurants and shops to explore.
1. - Newtown
Where/When: , Sat, 4pm - 7pm
Why Go: Newtown Youth and Family Services is hosting this fundraising event with sports activities, a pasta dinner, organized games, a bouncy house, an obstacle course, DJ fun and an auction.
2. - Seymour
Where/When: The Inn at Villa Bianca, Fri, 7pm
Why Go: Enjoy live performances by Unzipped and MLC, as well as a DJ at this outdoor event with a grilled buffet, open bar and beer garden.
Pricing: The price per person is $55 presale; $65 at the door.
3. - Newtown
Where/When: , Sun, 1pm - 3pm
Why Go: Enjoy face painting, Sparkles the Clown and Clifford the Big Red Dog.
4. - Woodbury
Where/When: , Sat, 3pm - 4pm
Why Go: Try yoga at this Introduction to Yoga and Meditation class presented by Woodbury Yoga Center.
5. - Woodbury
Where/When: , Sun, 2pm
Why Go: Pomperaug Valley Garden Club hosts these nature walks, which are led by a naturalist.
6. - Southbury
Where/When: , Sat, 9:30am - 4pm
Why Go: Every Saturday, the library has crafts available for children of all ages.
7. - Southbury
Where/When: 775 Main St. S, Southbury (On the Green), Sat, 9am - 3pm
Why Go: Spaces are sold out for residents to sell their goods, so come find a bargain.
8. - Oxford
Where/When: , Sat, 7am - 10am
Why Go: Children ages 3 to 13 can join the fishing fun at Kirk Pond (next to Town Hall). Prizes and refreshments are included.
9. - Newtown
Where/When: , Sun, 2pm - 5pm
Why Go: Learn about plants and trees, explore the waterfall and enjoy refreshments and prizes.
10. Just Go With It (PG-13)
Where/When: , Fri, Sat, 7pm, 9:10pm; Sun - Thu, 7pm; Matinees: Sat, Sun, 1pm, 4pm; Tue, 1pm
Why Go: Jennifer Anniston and Adam Sandler star in this romantic comedy.
11. - Newtown
Where/When: , Thu - Sat, 7:30pm; Sun 2:30pm
Why Go: Drama students present at the NHS Black Box theater.
Pricing: $10 at the door
12. - Newtown
Where/When: , Sat, 1 - 3pm
Why Go: Have tea and scones while raising money for a new bus for the elderly.