Things to do this weekend March 23rd-25th: Connecticut, Rhode Island and Westchester
Event: Budweiser Clydesdales at Mystic Seaport
Venue: Mystic Seaport – Mystic
Date: March 22nd-25th
Description: The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales, the symbol of quality and tradition for Anheuser-Busch since 1933, will be at Mystic Seaport March 22-25, in conjunction with the Mystic Irish Parade. The horses will be housed in a special stable on the museum’s Village Green, and will be available for public viewing during regular Museum hours. On March 22-25, children ages 13 and younger will be admitted free to the museum. The eight-horse team will be harnessed and hitched to the famous red beer wagon at the museum on Friday, March 23, and Saturday, March 24, and will walk the Museum grounds for a period of time, including making a beer delivery at Schaefer’s Spouter Tavern. On Sunday, March 25, the “Gentle Giants,” as they are often called, will participate in the Mystic Irish Parade, which steps off from the north parking lot at Mystic Seaport at 1 p.m. The horses will be available for viewing at Mystic Seaport upon their return to the Museum at the conclusion of the parade.
Event: Forest Easter Egg Adventure
Venue: Stamford Museum and Nature Museum of Art – Hartford
Date: March 24th-25th
Description: The adventure takes place on the Wheels in the Wood trail. Begin with the hunt on the trails where kids can gather eggs in the woods, then head to the Overbrook Nature Center, where kids get to meet some live animals and create a great craft. Kids turn in their found eggs fro a goody bag. Program runs rain or shine. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required. Event dates: March 24, 25, 31
Event: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Venue: Park Theatre – Cranston
Date: March 23rd
Description: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is a story ballet in 2 acts with the brilliant music of Joseph Horovitz!
Follow Alice as she escapes through her dreams to a magical adventure in a fantasy land populated by several peculiar creatures, such as the lovable White Rabbit, the funny Mad Hatter, a grumpy Caterpillar, the Queen of Hearts, the Cheshire Cat, dancing flamingos, butterflies and more! Comfortable seating & great viewing! Call (401) 467-7275 for tickets. All seats reserved.
Event: 2018 Fight For Air Climb presented by MetLife Auto & Home
Venue: Omni Hotel – Providence
Date: March 24th
Description: Join the American Lung Association for the 10th annual Fight For Air Climb presented by MetLife Auto & Home! This “vertical road race” will see 1,000 participants, including firefighters in full gear, racing up 22 floors inside the Omni Providence Hotel on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Climb solo or start a team for this unique fitness event and, after climbing, head over to our after party at Union Station Brewery where we give out awards for fastest climbers and teams! All athletic abilities welcome. Funds raised benefit the American Lung Association’s mission to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through research, education and advocacy. Register now at FightForAirClimb.org!
Event: Purchase Opera: Don Giovanni
Venue: The Recital Hall at the Performing Arts Center– Purchase
Date: March 23rd-25th
Description: This beloved Mozart opera tells the tale of a young, arrogant, philanderer who refuses to change his ways and pays the ultimate price. From the exciting overture to the earth-shattering final scene, the production is filled with well-known music performed brilliantly by the Purchase Opera and Symphony Orchestra. Featuring the Purchase Symphony Orchestra. Jacque Trussel, Director. Hugh Murphy, Music Director and Conductor
Event: Playland Park Invasive Clean-Up
Venue: White Plains Performing Arts – Peekskill
Date: March 24th
Description: Break out your pruning shears and come out to protect Rye’s trees! What: Playland Parkway Invasive Vine Removal and Garbage Cleanup Date: Saturday, March 24 Time: 10am-1pm Where: Meet at Playland Parking Lot Other: This event qualifies for Rye student COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS! Water, snacks, lunch provided courtesy of Rye PBA. RSVP: Melissa Grieco firstname.lastname@example.org. Co-sponsored by Rye Sustainability Committee, Westchester County Parks, Bronx River Parkway Reservation Conservancy and Rye Police Benevolent Association