Friday, April 19, 2024


Large Turnout for Concours d’Caffeine Image
There was a large turnout today for the Concours d’Caffeine motor car show on Railroad Place and adjacent parking lot. The event was a fundraiser for the Westport Police Benevolent Association Scholarship Foundation. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for

Special Memory Image
Concours d’Caffeine co-organizer Bill Scheffler today poses with his 1960 Jaguar MK IV.  Scheffler said his former Concours colleague, the late John Shuck, was building this antique for a rally at the time he died. Afterward Scheffler purchased the antique. Shuck’s daughter, Cindi said, “Our good friend Bill finished the job.”  (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for

Pink Maserati Police Car Unveiled Image
A pink Maserati with Westport police markings was unveiled today at Concours d’Caffeine by Westport First Selectman Jim Marpe and Police Chief Foti Koskinas and others to call attention to the American Cancer Society’s campaign to raise funds for breast cancer research. The event was a fundraiser for the Police Benevolent Association Scholarship Foundation.  (CLICK TO ENLARGE) photo

Sunday, October 1, 2017

8 a.m. – Noon – Railroad Place – Concours d’Caffeine motor car show
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Sherwood Island State Park – Chowdafest
Noon – 3 p.m. – Ned Dimes Marina, Compo Beach – Dog “Sit-In” to benefit hurricane relief
12:30 p.m. – Unitarian Church (10 Lyons Plains Road) – Dr. Sailesh Rao: “The Great Transition” climate change discussion
1 p.m. – 5 p.m. – Westport Library – WestportWRITES: “Write Your Potential” Mini-Conference
1:30 p.m. – Westport Library – Family Maker Sunday: Slime Time
2 p.m. – 5 p.m. – Black Duck Cafe (605 Riverside Ave.) – Best Friends Animal Society Hurricane Relief for Animals
2 p.m. – Town Hall – Westport Community Theatre: “A View from the Bridge” (last day)
3 p.m. – Westport Library – Usual Suspects: “The Language of the Dead” by Stephen Kelly
3 p.m. – 5 p.m. – Westport Library Upper Parking Lot – Collection of relief supplies for Puerto Rico
3 p.m. – Westport Country Playhouse – “Sex with Strangers”

See more events:  Celebrate Westport Calendar