FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Here are a few highlights of things to do in Fairfield and Southport this week. Check out our Events calendar for more items.
Monday, Aug. 26
In Vogue: A Runway Of Vintage Fashion: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. An exhibition features the fashion-forward women of Fairfield throughout the Colonial, Regency, Edwardian and Victorian eras from 1780 to 1920. Members: Free; non-members: $5. Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Road, Fairfield.
Tuesday, Aug. 27
There's a Map for That : 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A special exhibition that explores many faces of Connecticut and the whys and ways of mapping them with large-scale, full-color reproductions of rarely seen historic maps from the 18th century to the present. Members: Free; non-members:$5. Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Road, Fairfield.
Wednesday, Aug. 28
Diary of a Wimpy Kid HARD LUCK TRUCK: 1-3 p.m. Get free Wimpy Kid goodies, see Wimpy Kid book trailers, get your photo taken and emailed or texted to you. The next Wimpy Kid book will be released Nov. 5 and is one of the biggest books of the year. Free. Fairfield University Bookstore, 1499 Post Road, Fairfield. Visit the website for more details.