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, Chairman
  • Jeff Hare, Vice Chairman
  • Bob Mitchell, Vice Chairman

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

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.

Wednesday, June 26

Weir Farm, Wilton: A National Park for Art
Group Size: 12 Total of Y’s Men & Spouses/Significant Others

Saturday, June 29, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The WoodenBoat Show at Mystic Seaport Museum
RSVP NLT 6/26 to be notified about members wanting to car pool


Tuesday, July 9

“South Pacific” at the Goodspeed Opera House
Spouses & Significant Others Welcome

Thursday, July 11, 10:00 a.m.

Tour the New London State Pier

Staging Site for the 1st American-built off-shore Wind Farm

RSVP by Friday, July 5th, event is limited to 20 participants

Sunday, August 18th @ 1:10 p.m.
Hartford Yard Goats AA Baseball Game

This event is limited to 10 participants. Y’s Men only, no guests.

RSVP nlt 6/30, Pay nlt 7/1



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 Art*

The Ridgefield Playhouse

Westport Arts Center

Music at Pequot Library

Voices Café at Unitarian Church

Yale Symphony Orchestra

New Haven Symphony Orchestra

Greater Bridgeport Symphony

Norwalk Symphony Orchestra

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