EDITOR'S NOTE: Weekend Event Highlights & More!

EDITOR'S NOTE: Weekend Event Highlights & More!

Happy Friday! Apologies for the delay in publishing this week - but we were waiting on the green light for a very exciting event that we've been organizing and it just came through this morning! So hot off the presses ...

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GUIDE: Back-to-School Activities, Classes & More!

GUIDE: Back-to-School Activities, Classes & More!

Welcome to the 2016 Macaroni Kid Back-to-School Guide! We've rounded up some wonderful local businesses that have lots to offer for the 2016-2017 school year. Be sure to let these businesses know that you read about them in Macaroni Kid! ...

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GRAND OPENING: Bach to Rock, Saturday September 24 10AM-3PM

GRAND OPENING: Bach to Rock, Saturday September 24 10AM-3PM

Bach To Rock (B2R), America's Music School, is having its Grand Opening Celebration this Saturday, September 24 from 10AM-3PM! We are located at 15 Danbury Road, Suite 5, in the Girolametti Plaza. Tour our studios, meet our teachers and staff, ...

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CLASSES: After-School Cooking Enrichment with Tiny Chefs

CLASSES: After-School Cooking Enrichment with Tiny Chefs

Looking for something different for the kids to do after school this season? How about cooking classes? Tiny Chefs is the premier provider of kids cooking parties, classes and camps in Washington DC, Maryland, Virginia, and has expanded earlier this ...

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EVENT: 4th Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off, Ballard Park Sept. 25

EVENT: 4th Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off, Ballard Park Sept. 25

The Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce, Connecticut Giant Pumpkin Growers Club, Ridgefield Supply Company and Pamby Motors are pleased to present the 4th Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off in Ballard Park on Sunday, September 25 from 10 am to 3 pm. ...

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SPECIAL OFFERS: C2 Education of Ridgefield & Brookfield

SPECIAL OFFERS: C2 Education of Ridgefield & Brookfield

Even though we're only a month into the new school year, stress or anxiety around what the year will bring when it comes to academics is very common. Your child may be coming home with more challenging homework and sharing ...

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EVENT: Macaroni Kid Costume Swap at Bethel Public Library, October 2

EVENT: Macaroni Kid Costume Swap at Bethel Public Library, October 2

Join us for a Macaroni Kid Halloween Costume Swap on Sunday, October 2 from 2-4 PM in the Maria Parloa Room of the Bethel Public Library (189 Greenwood Ave, Bethel). Donated costumes need to be dropped off at the library ...

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GIVEAWAY: 4 Tickets to Pete the Cat, Ridgefield Playhouse on October 1

GIVEAWAY: 4 Tickets to Pete the Cat, Ridgefield Playhouse on October 1

Everyone's favorite cat is bringing a groovy adventure to The Ridgefield Playhouse! Ridgefield Academy Family Series presents the Theatreworks USA production of Pete the Cat at on Saturday, October 1 with performances at 11am and 2pm. This rockin' and finger-snapping ...

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GIVEAWAY: Tickets to the Danbury Pet Expo, October 16

GIVEAWAY: Tickets to the Danbury Pet Expo, October 16

The Danbury Pet Expo is being held at the Danbury PAL Building (35 Hayestown Rd.) on October 16th from 11-4pm! The first annual event will be informative, educational, entertaining, and fun for the whole family! It will offer pet owners ...

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PLAN AHEAD: Fall Family Festival, CSA in New Milford Oct. 8

PLAN AHEAD: Fall Family Festival, CSA in New Milford Oct. 8

Fall Family FestivalWhen - October 8th - 12-6Where - Connecticut Sports Arena (CSA) - 32 Still River Drive, New Milford, CTCost - Adults - $10/pp Kids - FREE!Indoor Event - Rain or Shine!Come out and celebrate New Milford's 1st Annual ...

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REVIEW & GIVEAWAY: Bounce! Trampoline Sports Danbury

REVIEW & GIVEAWAY: Bounce! Trampoline Sports Danbury

Bouncing around my house seems to be a favorite hobby of my kids and it drives me BONKERS. I'm always sending them outside to our trampoline however in the hot weather they only last 5 or 10 minutes and I ...

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EVENT: Meet Captain Barnacles of the Octonauts 9/24-25

EVENT: Meet Captain Barnacles of the Octonauts 9/24-25

Silvergate Media, a highly creative TV production and licensing company that develops world-class children's brands, and The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk invite area children to meet Captain Barnacles of the Octonauts™ Sept. 24 & 25. The brave polar bear will ...

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GUIDE: Plan Your Next Birthday Party!

GUIDE: Plan Your Next Birthday Party!

All Seasons RentalsWe offer quality rental products for all types of special occasions including but not limited to anniversaries, bar/bat mitzvahs, birthday parties, block parties, sweet 16's, first communions, etc. Our professional and courteous staff is ready and able to ...

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MACARONI DEALS: Save on Fun Things to Do All Year Long!

MACARONI DEALS: Save on Fun Things to Do All Year Long!

Did you know that being a Macaroni Kid reader helps you save on fun things to do all year long? Check out these year-round LOCAL deals! Save $15 on classes at Music Together of Greater Danbury! Save $20 on Stroller ...

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GUIDE: What's Playing at Local Movie Theaters This Week?

GUIDE: What's Playing at Local Movie Theaters This Week?

Welcome to our Movie Listings column! Check here each week to see which family movies are playing at our local theaters. We will only list movies that are rated PG or PG-13. Showtimes vary so please click through to the ...

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DIRECTORY: Local Libraries and Park & Rec Departments

DIRECTORY: Local Libraries and Park & Rec Departments

There are always so many fun events happening at our local libraries and park and recreation departments! Special programs are listed in our calendar but please follow the links below to find more information on weekly storytimes.LibrariesDanbury Library - ChildrenDanbury ...

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GUIDE: Local Playgroups and Clubs

GUIDE: Local Playgroups and Clubs

Do you have a playgroup that's looking for new members? We're looking to expand this article/listing to include multiple playgroup options for our readers. Email us at meghanf@macaronikid.com if you'd like to include your information. The Danbury Family Learning CenterThe ...

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PET ADOPTION CORNER: Meet Buddha

PET ADOPTION CORNER: Meet Buddha

Meet Buddha. This lovable mush of pup was saved from the euthanasia list after being found as a stray in NY. He's a fairly mellow guy who prances as he walks! From what we can tell in our first few ...

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