Special Events 2019

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The Westport Parks and Recreation Department sponsors and helps to support many community events throughout the year as listed below:

Special Events 
 Independence Day Fireworks Celebration- Wednesday, July 3 (Rain date July 5)

Fireworks tickets will go on sale at the Westport Police Department, located at 50 Jesup Road, beginning Saturday, June 1st and beginning Monday, June 3 fireworks tickets will also be available for sale at the Westport Parks and Recreation office. The fee is $35.00. CASH OR CHECK ONLY (Checks made payable to Westport PAL) Hope to see you there!!!

The Great Duck Race - Saturday, June 1

Duck Race Picture

Annual Duck Race sponsored by the Westport Sunrise Rotary at Parker Harding Plaza. 

Bouncy house, Nerdy Derby, food, games, and fun for all ages! 

More information at Westportsunriserotary.org


Compo Beach Movie Nights!!  
It is recommended to arrive by 7:30 pm at the beach.

Batman movie logo

August 1 - Lego Batman (2017) - rated PG
A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick.

Finding Nemo Picture Logo
New Date:  August 25 - Finding Nemo- 2003 rated G
After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home.


Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts 2019 Summer Season:

Levitt Pavilion Logo

For more information about upcoming events and tickets select the link below:

The Levitt Pavilion

The Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization

 Yankee Doodle Fair- June 13 - 16
Yankee Doodle Fair
Enjoy on of Westport's oldest and best loved family events. Carnival rides,
international food court, face painting, bake sale and more! Sponsored by
the Westport Women's Club and all profits benefit local charities and
college scholarships for Staples H.S. students.


For more information please visit http://www.westportwomansclub.org/special/yankee/

41th Annual Point to Point Swim - Sunday, July 28 
An annual one mile open water race that is held at Compo Beach and the event is open to ages 10
and up. T-shirts for all entrants and awards for the male and female top three finishers in 14
different age groups. Visit www.westporty.org for more information or
call Jennifer McDonald at (203) 226.8981.
Sponsored by the Westport Weston Family YMCA.

 46th Westport Fine Arts Festival - July 20 - 21 (10 am to 5 pm)

Westport Fine Arts FestivalThe Westport Fine Arts Festival remains a highlight on the calendars of collectors from New England and Manhattan each year. 

Original works in Painting, Watercolor, Photography, Sculpture, Drawing, Printmaking, Mixed Media, Glass, Ceramics, Fiber, Jewelry, Wood and Digital Art are displayed along the lovely Saugatuck River in beautiful downtown Westport. Live music, special performances, and children's activities make this a festival for everyone.

For further information please visit www.westportdma.com/fine-arts-festival  


 Westport Kiwanis Club Triathlon - Sunday, September 8
Kiwanis Tirathlon
This is a fun family friendly event open to all ability levels. The race is a beautiful
and scenic flat course and awards to all age groups in 1st to 3rd place.
 Race course is ½ mile swim, 5.5 mile bike, 2.2 mile run.  
For event details and schedule information, Click here for more information

27th Westport Library Summer Book Sales - July 20 - 23
Under the tents on Jesup Green

Westport Library Book Sale

For further information please
visit http://westportlibrary.org/support-wpl/book-sales or
call (203) 291-4800.