FAIRFIELD — In an annual event geared to get shoppers out to local merchants, Fairfield and the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce hosted the Sidewalk Sale & Street Fair Saturday in town.

“We’re very excited that the weather is beautiful today for our annual sale,” said Beverly Balaz, chamber president, adding that the event had more than a 15 years history.

Stores got their sale racks on the sidewalk, while on Sherman Green there were musical performances, ice cream vendors and a bounce house courtesy of the Parks and Recreation Department.