FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Restaurant Week is returning to Fairfield and featuring a variety of lunch and dinner discounts at restaurants all over town.
The event will run from Sunday, Oct. 13, through Saturday, Oct. 19.
A passport book will be available at participating restaurants and other locations. They’ll be stamped each time to visit for a meal. With two or more stamps, you’ll be eligible for a drawing. Top prize is $500, courtesy of The Gray Good/Little Goose restaurants.
“Restaurant Week is just one more opportunity to highlight the many events and activities that our local organizations and businesses conduct throughout the year,” First Selectman Mike Tetreau said in a statement.
Details about Restaurant Week, including participating
restaurants and retailers, is available at the Town’s
Here are some of the events taking place during restaurant week, for the whole list visit its website:
- Sunday, Oct. 13: Melvin Seals & the Jerry Garcia Band will perform at the Fairfield Theatre Company Stage One, 70 Sanford St. starting at 7:45 p.m.
- Monday, Oct. 14: The Fairfield Museum and History Center has a special Exhibition, "In Vogue: A Runway of Vintage Fashion" and will have it open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. the whole of Restaurant Week. The museum is located at 370 Beach Road.
- Tuesday, Oct. 15: From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. the Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery at Fairfield University will open the exhibit "Lewis Hine: The Rise of a Landmark" to the public. The Gallery is located at 1073 North Benson Road.
- Wednesday, Oct. 16: Sacred Heart University is holding one of their 50th Anniversary Lecture Series titled "The Value of the Liberal Arts," Andrew Delbanco. The lecture starts at 2 p.m. and is located at University Commons on 5151 Park Ave.
- Thursday, Oct. 17: Quick Center for the Performing Arts is presenting the National Theatre Live performance of "Macbeth" starring Kenneth Branagh. There are two showings, one at 2 p.m. and the second at 7 p.m. The Quick Center is located at Fairfield University on 1073 N. Benson Road.
- Friday, Oct. 18: WSHU's Join the Conversation series presents Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love and her new novel, Signature of All Things. Gilbert will be speaking at 7 p.m. at Sacred Heart University's Edgerton Center located at 5151 Park Ave.
- Saturday, Oct. 19: Meet Captain Tom Bunn, author of SOAR: The Breakthrough Treatment for Fear of Flying. He will be speaking at the Fairfield University Bookstore located at 1499 Post Road at noon.