NORWALK, Conn. – Here's a look at some events happening around Norwalk and Rowayton this weekend. For more listings, visit our Events calendar.
Friday, Aug. 16
Maritime Cruise And Cuisine: 6 p.m. Take a cruise around the Norwalk Islands then enjoy dinner. The package includes a Norwalk Harbor sunset cruise with the Norwalk Seaport Association’s CJ Toth ferry and a three-course meal at Mama’s Boy Restaurant, featuring gourmet twist on Southern food. Cost is $52 per person plus parking of $1. Norwalk Seaport Association Ferry Dock, 10 N. Water St., at North Water and Washington streets. Visit the website for more details.
Timeless Tales Story Time: 10 to 11 a.m. A weekly story time for children ages 3 to 5, full of classic, contemporary and interactive stories, music, finger plays and movement. Props are used to help children relate to and sit through longer stories. This is a drop-in program. Free. South Norwalk Branch Library, 10 Washington St.
Industrial Evolution Exhibit: 9 a.m. Featuring selected artwork depicting the urban and technological elements of evolution over the past 150 years, weaving images from an age of emerging invention and development with the modern day. Among the exhibiting artists are Hu Lindsay (Norwalk), Ruth Kalla Ungerer (Ridgefield), Ingrid Conklin (Fairfield), and Steve Pomerantz (Ridgefield). Free. Maritime Garage Gallery, 11 N. Water St. Visit the website for more details.
Saturday, Aug. 17
Lightfoot Summer Series 11-Mile Run: 8 a.m. Join the race to pump up the adrenalin in this 11-mile run. Fees vary. Silvermine Elementary School, Norwalk. Visit the website for more details.
Sunday, Aug. 18
Trifitness Women's Triathlon And Duathlon: 6:30 a.m. A charity event for beginners and seasoned women of all ages with athletic abilities. Fees vary. Shady Beach, Norwalk. Visit the website for more details.