Whether you're in search of something fun to do with the kids or you have a babysitter and are planning a night out, look no further because Patch editors have picked a variety of events taking place today and tomorrow to help you make the most of your weekend. Click on the headline of each for more information.
Animal Festival in Stratford
Where: Paradise Green, Stratford, corner of Main Street and Huntington Road
When: Saturday, Oct. 6, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Description: Festival that will include a one mile dog walk, food, contests, canine demonstrations, games, music, local celebrities, entertainment, pet adoptions, low cost microchip clinic, a silent auction, crafters/vendors for people and pets and more.
Where: Noroton Heights Fire Department, 209 Noroton Ave., Darien
When: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 7
Description: The Noroton Heights Fire Department's Open House in Darien will be a fun, exciting and educational experiance for the entire family. We will have several demostarations and fire safety tips.
This year will also be selling pumpkins!