STAMFORD, Conn. —Celebrating Oktoberfest, meeting Abraham Lincoln, and learning about cultures around the world are just some of the events going on in Stamford this weekend. To see what else is going on in the area, visit our Events Section.
Friday, Oct. 19
Giveback Night: 5-11 p.m. Coalhouse Pizza, 85 High Ridge Road, will be donating 10 percent of each check to Family Centers to help children and families in need.
Oktoberfest On The Meadow: 6:30-9:30 p.m. The Stamford Museum & Nature Center, 39 Scofieldtown Road, will be kicking off its annual Harvest Festival Weekend with an Oktoberfest celebration, with music and beer. Tickets at the door are $60 for members and $75 for non-members.
Saturday, Oct. 20
Stamford, Take Off Your Clothes: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. People can bring new or gently used clothes to UConn Stamford for Person-To-Person and take part in a fun event that will include prizes, such as a signed tie from Donald Trump and passes to Chelsea Piers, as well as food from local vendors, including the Melt Mobile, and Station Eats.
Connecticut Ballet Performs “Alice In Wonderland”: 2 p.m. The Palace Theater, 61 Atlantic St., will host the Connecticut Ballet’s adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s classic tale. Tickets range between $30 and $50.
Abraham Lincoln Re-Enactment: 2 p.m. The main Ferguson Library will host actor Larry Schneider, who will bring President Abraham Lincoln to life through his speeches and letters. The event is free.
Sunday, Oct. 21
World Fest Day: 1:30-4:30 p.m. Head over to the main Ferguson Library to learn all about the music and traditions of many different cultures. The event is free and people of all ages are invited.
American String Quartet: 4 p.m. Curtain Call and the Treetops Chamber Music Society partnered together to bring the American String Quartet to Stamford to play romantic pieces. The concert will be at the Kweskin Theatre, 1349 Newfield Ave., and tickets are $27.50 to $40 for adults, $20 for students, and $5 for children with adults.
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