Fairfield County Music, Celebs and Cooking

7 things to do this month



Giancarlo Esposito, who plays Gus Fring on "Breaking Bad", will be featured at the Ridgefield Playhouse this month

Photo provided by the ridgefield playhouse

Music, Comedy and Movies at the Fairfield Theatre Company

The Fairfield Theatre Company will be host to eighteen acts this month including bands, comedy acts and a “Films that Rock” and “Community Cinema” series. The 80’s rock group “The Smithereens” will be performing on November 17 along with a multitude of other great performances throughout the month.

Fairfield Theatre Company

70 Sanford Street, Fairfield; 203-259-1036

Thursday Happy Hour and Sunday Brunch

Join Mama’s Boy Southern Table & Refuge for their Sunday Brunches and Thursday Happy Hours, all while listening to live music. This month the restaurant will be featuring Walter & David Blues, Delta Dave Johnson, Southbound Train, Griffin Anthony and The Bernadette’s. Enjoy the music while sipping on one of Mama’s Boy’s signature cocktails, like a “Dirty South” or a “Charleston Sour.”

Thursday Happy Hour and Music- 5pm to 8pm

Sunday Bruch and Music- 1pm-4pm

Mama’s Boy Southern Table & Refuge

19 North Water Street, South Norwalk; 203-956-7171

Giancarlo Esposito RAW

Join actor Giancarlo Esposito, who is best known for his role of Gustavo “Gus” Fring on the Emmy winning series Breaking Bad, as he speaks about his experiences of growing up with drugs and alcohol in his family and the way that it affected his life. There will be a chance to meet Giancarlo at the Q&A following the discussion.

November 9, 7:30pm

Ridgefield Playhouse

80 East Ridge, Ridgefield; 203-438-5795

Funny, Feminist & Fearless with Sandra Bernhard and Lizz Winstead

You will be in for an exciting evening listening to the clever and witty conversation about up-to-date subjects between comedian, singer and actress Sandra Bernhard and co-creator of The Daily Show, Lizz Winstead. There will be a Q&A from the audience following the show. 

November 12, 7pm

Westport Country Playhouse

25 Powers Court, Westport; 203-227-4177

 

Comfort Food Cooking Class

It’s comfort food season, and there is no better way to enjoy it than with a comfort food cooking class. Join Chef Freddy at Barcelona’s South Norwalk location to learn about braising short ribs and pairing it with polenta and root vegetables.

November 17, 7pm

Barcelona

63.65 North Main Street, South Norwalk; 203-899-0088

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Watch the TV show, Dinner: Impossible come to life before your eyes as you witness Chef Robert Irvine puts on a live interactive show. There will be several opportunities for audience participation and a signing with Chef Irvine after the show.

November 17, 8pm

Ridgefield Playhouse

80 East Ridge, Ridgefield; 203-438-5795

UBS Parade Spectacular

Celebrate Thanksgiving a few days early at the UBS Parade Spectacular. There will be giant balloon characters, a host of marching bands, floats and fun. For even more excitement, come to the Giant Balloon Inflation Party where you will be able to take a backstage look at watching the balloons come to life for the parade.

Inflation Party — November 23, 3pm-6pm

Parade — November 24, 12 Noon

Stamford Downtown

 

 

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