Things To Do Near Fairfield, Connecticut – June 2015 – May is almost over and summer is just around the corner – how will you make the most of this beautiful weather? There are tons of fun events for everyone going on near Fairfield, Connecticut this summer, so gather up some friends and family and explore all that this city has to offer. Start with these 5 events going on in June.




Dates: May 14, 2015 to Jul 19, 2015
Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Road Fairfield, CT
The Fairfield Museum and History Center announces the 7th annual IMAGES 2014 photography competition, celebrating the exceptional work of talented regional photographers.




Dates: Oct 21, 2014 to Aug 18, 2015
Time: 9:15 AM
Magic Beans, Fairfield Center Across from Bookstore, Fairfield, CT
Magic Beans Stroller Fitness: Meet new moms, get in shape, have fun with your baby, and shop! Jennifer McGowan, a certified personal fitness instructor and mother of four, will help you lose baby weight with a challenging stroller fitness program. When you finish, you can shop! Receive $10 off any item at MB right after your workout. Meet at MB, weekly, Tuesdays 9:15 – 10:15am, Begins September 30, $10 Cash

About Jen:  Jen is known to be an encouraging and inspiring certified fitness
instructor.  An energetic mom of 4, Jen has taught at most of the major gyms around Fairfield, including the Fitness Edge and Southport Racquet Club. She currently teaches indoor cycling, boot camp, TRX suspension training, personal fitness and AOA fitness at the Fairfield YMCA.




Date: Jun 6, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM
Fred Astaire dance Studios, 3300 Post Rd. Southport, CT
Enjoy the sweet sounds of Singer Angelo Ruggierio when he brings you back in time with Sinatra and Bobby Darin. Fred Astaire will be teaching a rumba lesson from 7pm-8pm followed by Dancing to live music from 8-10pm. Appetizers and refreshments will be served.




Date: Jun 6, 2015
12:00 PM until 04:00 PM
Location: Fairfield Hills, 4 Primrose Street Newtown, CT
Cost: Free
Description: “Catherine’s Butterfly Party” will be held on Saturday, June 6 from 12-4pm. This free event, open to the public will benefit the creation of the Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary in Newtown. The festival will host a Super Adoption event featuring dogs, cats and rabbits; live entertainment, nature-based activities and exhibitors, vendors, food trucks, games and much more! The event will be held in the grassy area in front of NYA Sports & Fitness Center at Fairfield Hills, 4 Primrose Street, Newtown, CT.  For more details go to: www.cvhfoundation.org




Dates: Jun 13, 2015 to Jun 14, 2015
Times: 10:00 AM until 03:00 PM
Fairfield Town Hall Green, 611 Old Post Road Fairfield, CT
FREE to the Public
PopShop Market’s third annual Summer market promises to be the biggest yet after partnering with the newly transformed Fairfield Chamber of Commerce. The two-day event will be co-hosted by PopShop and the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce, and located on Fairfield’s Town Hall Green on June 13th and 14th.

The collaboration is a product of a new synergy of people working together to further Fairfield’s economic growth by driving traffic to Fairfield and reflect the fun and creative Fairfield community. Ashley Kane and Andrea Espach, co-founders of PopShop Market, together with Beverly A. Balaz, President of the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce, have partnered to reinvent what was the annual Arts & Crafts Fair, and invigorate the shopping experience with fresh new vendors sourced and curated by PopShop, on an even larger scale due to the incredible cooperation of the Town of Fairfield as organized by the Chamber of Commerce.

So get excited to shop unique vendors at PopShop’s curated open-air pop-up market. We will feature a collection of vendors selling antique or repurposed furniture, artwork, home décor, crafts, beauty products, jewelry, and women’s, men’s and kids’ apparel by local artists, chefs, designers and merchants. Kids will enjoy fun activities and face painting. As always, you can expect CT’s most popular food trucks and pop-up restaurants—because shopping can work up an appetite.

PopShop Market’s will pop up on Saturday, June 13th from 10am-4pm AND Sunday, June 14th from 10-3pm, at Fairfield’s Town Hall Green, 611 Old Post Road (Corner of Beach Road), Fairfield, CT.  Rain or Shine