TRIPS and EVENTS

The Trips and Events Committee organizes numerous and varied outings for the pleasure of club members.

Examples are monthly dinners at area restaurants, visits to area museums, art galleries, estates and gardens, sporting events, theatre and entertainment events, industrial tours, excursions. Occasionally we’ll charter a bus for a trip of 2 or 3 days duration – a trip to Gettysburg is an example.

Please check your Weekly E-Mail Newsletters as events are posted as they come up and sign up is sometimes limited in number. To become part of the Y’s Men or for more information click here.

The members of Trips and Events the committee are a spirited group that enjoys preparing these social events. If you have any ideas, suggestions, or contacts at certain venues, please contact:

  • Bill Blaufuss
  • Jeff Hare, vice chair of the committee.

Remember: Spouses and significant others are most welcome at all T&E events. Non-Y’s Men friends are also welcome, space permitting.

Come out and enjoy an event with us!

Bill Blaufuss, Chairman

tripsevents@ysmenwestportweston.org

LISTINGS OF CURRENT EVENTS

Complete descriptions of these events were recently sent via email. If you lost that email, copy the link at the bottom of the listing and put it into your browser and you will be taken to the original email which has all the details.

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Jazz Lunch featuring Vocalists

Wednesday December 6 2023

For more Information

https://conta.cc/49R58i8

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Arthur Szyk — anti-Nazi WW2 Political Cartoon Art Expo
at Fairfield University.

Friday December 8, 2023

For more Information

https://conta.cc/3Rkbv6p

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Museum of the City of New York

Monday December 11, 2023

For more Information

https://conta.cc/46M7goN

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Tour 2
Arthur Szyk — anti-Nazi WW2 Political Cartoon Art Expo
at Fairfield University.
Wednesday December 13, 2023

For more Information

https://conta.cc/47Wk3Wr

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“Dreamgirls” at Goodspeed

Bus Transportation, Theatre & Lunch at Gelston House

Thursday, December 14

FOR FURTHER DETAILS, CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK:

https://conta.cc/3QgOC24

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Below we’re asking if there’s interest—
Want to see a NY Islanders game?

We now have a bus!

January 11th, 2024

Evening Game

Est. cost: ~$120

If interested, pls ASAP by Thursday 11/30.

Watch for new email.


OTHER “STUFF” GOING ON IN THE AREA

in addition to the above events organized and conducted by Y’s Men,

here for your convenience are links to other entertainment venues in our area.

Westport Country Playhouse

Westport Community Theatre

Music Theatre of Connecticut

Long Wharf Theatre

Yale Repertory Theatre

Goodspeed Opera House

Downtown Cabaret Theatre

Westchester Broadway Theatre

Quick Center of Performing Arts

The Ridgefield Playhouse

Westport Arts Center

Music at Pequot Library

Voices Café at Unitarian Church

The Arts at St. Matthews

Yale Symphony Orchestra

New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Greater Bridgeport Symphony

Norwalk Symphony Orchestra

Westport Country Playhouse

25 Powers Court, Westport 203 227 4177

westportplayhouse.org

Westport Community Theatre

Westport Town Hall, 110 Myrtle Avenue, Westport

203 226 1983

westportcommunitytheatre.com

Music Theatre of Connecticut

509 Westport Avenue, Norwalk

203 454 3883

musictheatreofct.com

Long Wharf Theatre

222 Sargent Drive, New Haven

203 787 4282

longwharf.org

Yale Repertory Theatre

1120 Chapel Street, New Haven

203 432 1234

yalerep.org

Goodspeed Opera House

6 Main Street, East Haddam

860 873 8668

goodspeed.org

Downtown Cabaret Theatre

203 Golden Hill Street, Bridgeport

203 576 1636

dtcab.com

Westchester Broadway Theatre

1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford, NJ

888 326 1119

BroadwayTheatre.com

Quick Center of Performing Arts

Fairfield University

1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield

203 254 4010

quickcenter.com

The Ridgefield Playhouse

80 East Ridge, Ridgefield, CT

203 438 5795

RidgefieldPlayhouse.org

Both The Quick Center and the Ridgefield Playhouse present the Metropolitan Opera in HD and National Theatre of London in HD as well s offering a multitude of other entertainment. Please check their websites.

Music at Pequot Library

720 Pequot Avenue, Southport

259 0346 ext. 15

Voices Café

Unitarian Church in Westport

10 Lyons Plains Road, Westport

uuwestport.org (you can buy tickets online)

The Arts at St. Matthews

St. Mathews Episcopal Church

36 New Canaan Road, Wilton

stmatthewswilton.org (you can buy tickets online) also artsatstmatthews.org

Yale Symphony Orchestra

Woolsey Hall, 500 College Street, New Haven

Box Office 203 432 4158

yso.commons.yale.edu (you can buy tickets online)

New Haven Symphony Orchestra

203 865 0831

newhavensymphony.org (you can buy ticket online)

Greater Bridgeport Symphony

Klein Memorial Auditorium

910 Fairfield Avenue Bridgeport, CT

203 576 0263

gbs.org (you can buy tickets online)

Norwalk Symphony Orchestra, Norwalk Concert Hall at Norwalk City Hall

125 East Avenue, Norwalk

norwalksymphony.org