September 7, 2017 07:51PM
By Andrew Ragali,
If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, you won’t have to go far. Catch a movie on the Meriden Green or check out a car show in Wallingford. There’s also the North Haven Fair, area garden markets and the Meriden Grange Fair.
Description: The Parks and Recreation Department and Metro PCS host a free movie on the green featuring “Big Hero 6.” Popcorn and drinks available for purchase. Feel free to bring lawn chairs and blankets.
Connecticut Walk from Obesity
When: 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: Hubbard Park, 979 W. Main St.
Description: Lace up your sneakers and walk to raise awareness of obesity. Presented by the state chapter of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. On-site registration is $35. More information can be found at www.walkfromobesity.com.
Sportscard and memorabilia show
When: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday
Where: Platt High School, 220 Coe Ave.
Description: See the latest in sports cards and memorabilia, including autographed cards and more.
88th annual Grange Fair
When: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday
Where: Meriden Grange, 540 Broad St.
Description: Free to the public with baking, needlework, flower show, canning, arts and crafts and more.
When: 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday
Where: Meriden Green, 46 Pratt St.
Description: Fresh produce, specialty foods, arts and crafts, community booths and entertainment.
Kids car show
When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday
Where: PNC Park, 171 N. Plains Highway
Description: Hosted by the Fred Ulbrich Memorial Fund. Free for kids under 15, $10 for adults, $20 to show your car. More information can be found at www.ulbrichfund.org/donate.
When: 9 a.m. to noon Saturday
Where: Doolittle Park, 78 S. Elm St.
Description: Fresh produce, vendors and entertainment.
10th annual pig roast
When: 3-9 p.m. Sunday
Where: Jerzie Joe’s Sports Bar and Grill, 202 Newell St.
Description: End of the season celebration with live music.
2nd annual clam bake
When: 2 p.m. Sunday
Where: C.J. Sparrow Pub & Eatery, 908 S. Main St.
Description: Lobster slaw, clam potatoes, mussels, shrimp garlic bread and more. Tickets are $55 per person.
75th North Haven Fair
When: 3-11 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday
Where: Fair grounds, 290 Washington Ave.
Description: Food, entertainment, vendors, rides and more.