Things to do in Fairfield this weekend
So you've got the Fourth of July holiday weekend planned, but forgot to set an agenda for this weekend in Fairfield. No worries, we've got you covered with these recommendations:
Revisit the 1970s in all their glory when you take in the Edwin Gaynor photo exhibit, which opens Saturday at the Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave. An opening reception will be held Sunday from 4-6 p.m. For more information, visit www.pequotlibrary.org or call 203-259-0346, ext. 18.
Play ball! Catch the Cancer Support Community Charity Softball Tournament, starting at 8 a.m. Saturday at Tom Haydon Field, 210 Old Dam Road. Funds raised through team entry fees are used to offer free cancer support and education for patients and their families. Admission for spectators is free. Visit www.csc-sct.org for more information.
Take a step to two Saturday to Giant Steps Toys 3rd anniversary party. The fun starts at 10 a.m. at the store, 226 Kings Highway, and includes a moonbounce, snow cones and crafts. For more information, call 203-873-0754.
Saxophonist Bill Evans and his band, Soul Grass, play the Fairfield Theatre Co., 70 Sanford St. on Saturday. Doors open at 7, and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $29 for members and $32 for non-members. Find more information at www.fairfieldtheatre.org or call 203-259-1036.
Step out for a lively end to the weekend with polka music by Stanky and the Coalminers at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Sherman Green gazebo, corner of Post and Reef roads. Admission is free to the Parks and Recreation Department event, but bring your own blanket or lawn chairs.