Weekend Round Up: 3/8 – 3/10 | Newtown Moms

Here’s what’s going on this weekend in Newtown, Danbury, and the surrounding towns. Have a fun weekend!


Escape the bitter cold, by taking your child to the library. Danbury, Bethel, Brookfield, and New Milford libraries all have story times happening this Friday. Check the calendar for details.

Need a kids-free night out? EverWonder Children’s Museum is holding another Parents’ Night Out beginning at 5PM and lasting until 8PM. Visit here for more details and to pre-register.


Attention all Barbie fans! The Kid Zone at the Danbury Fair Mall is hosting a Charming Beads Bash to celebrate Barbie’s 60th (gasp) Birthday. Kids can make beaded jewelry, get a balloon, and get a 20% off coupon good on all Barbie products.

The Greater Hartford St. Patrick’s Day parade kicks off on Saturday at 11AM by the State Capitol. Read all about the parade here.

Ashurst Academy of Dance will be performing at the C.H. Booth Library in Newtown at 12PM. Details here.

Newtown Youth Academy is hosting a Football Combine on Saturday afternoon for kids in grade 4 through college. NFL players will take kids through a series of combine drills like the 40 yard dash, pro agility, vertical jump, and position drills. Register on Newtown Youth Academy’s website here.

On Saturday night, the Amber Room in Danbury is hosting the 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Ball. This will honor the Hibernians of the Year. Tickets are $75 each and can be purchased by emailing [email protected] or calling (203) 739-0010.


May your coffee on Sunday morning be stronger than your toddler when we set our clocks ahead an hour…

Sunday Yoga is happening at Charter Oak Brewery in Danbury at 10:o0AM. Enjoy class and then a pint afterwards.

The Greater New Haven St. Patrick’s Day Parade kicks off on Sunday at 1:30PM. If parades are you thing, this one is an excellent way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and is in fact one of the largest single day events in New Haven. Here is a link to the website where you can find the parade route and other useful information.

All Weekend

Sesame Street Live is happening at Webster Bank Theater in Bridgeport this weekend. Showtimes are on Saturday and Sunday. Click here to view times.

The Highland Plaza on South Main Street in Newtown is holding a weekend long art exhibit and sale. The event is free and open to the public. Its sponsored by following businesses operating in Highland Plaza: Premier Wine and Spirits, Balanced Pilates & Barre, BD Provisions, Main Street Adventures, Performance Arts Studio, Sabrina’s Encore Productions, and Suite Space. All paintings & photography are available for purchase. Visit our calendar for times and more details.

Enjoy your weekend and don’t forget to check our calendar for tons more events happening throughout the week.


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