On Stage: This weekend and advance

THIS WEEKEND Comedian Gilbert Gottfried, Oct. 21, 8 p.m., Ridgefield Playhouse, 80 East Ridge Rd., Ridgefield. Tickets $37.50. Info: ridgefieldplayhouse.org.   CONTINUING Mamma Mia, through Oct. 20, Kweskin Theatre, 1349 Newfield Ave., Stamford. Tickets $35. Info: curtaincallinc.com. Blithe Spirit, through Oct. 20, Center Stage Theatre, 54 Grove Street, Shelton. Tickets $15-$30. Info: centerstageshelton.org. Uncle Vanya, …

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Sound of Music: Concerts and recitals

Livingston Taylor, Oct. 18, 7 p.m., Bijou Theatre, 275 Bridgeport Ave., Bridgeport. Tickets $27-$47. Info: bijoutheatrect.net. Fiddler Eugene Bender, Oct. 18, 7:45 p.m., St. Gabriel’s Parish Hall, 26 Broadway, Milford. Free. Info: call 203-876-9973. Donna The Buffalo, Oct. 18, 7:45 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets $38. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org. Phil Vassar, Oct. …

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After Dark: Coffeehouse-style concerts, benefits and galas

Arena Rock – A Benefit Concert For Clasp, Oct. 19, 7:30 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets $55. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org. Night At The Museum: Bringing Art to Life, Oct. 25, 7-10 p.m., Housatonic Museum of Art, 900 Lafayette Blvd., Bridgeport. The event, which will include a sophisticated, art-inspired scavenger hunt, live music, …

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Kids Stuff: Family fun

SPECIAL EVENTS *Bring Your Own Pumpkin, Oct. 20, 11 a.m., Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Rd., Wilton. Join Kiwanis volunteers and Museum Educator Lola Chen in the 1860 Abbott Barn for a fun Halloween pumpkin carving and decorating session for children and their adults. Pumpkins available for purchase on-site from the Kiwanis Club or participants …

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Bill of Fairs: Festivals, pumpkins and more

*Great Pumpkin Festival, Oct. 20, 1-5 p.m., Boothe Memorial Park, 5800 Main St., Stratford. The festival will include scarecrow and pie baking contests, games, children’s crafts, food and entertainment. Info: CelebrateStratford.com. Fairfield Uncorked Wine Festival, Oct. 20, 3 p.m., Fairfield Theatre Company, 70 Sanford St., Fairfield. Tickets $65. Info: fairfieldtheatre.org. Illuminating The Past: Lantern Tour, …

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