Sale prices, contests for kids and adults, a collectible car show, circus stilt walkers, fun with balloons, face painting and live music will all be part of this year’s Sidewalk Sales & Family Fun Days from Thursday through Saturday, July 11 to 13 in Darien.
The event runs all day, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., each day in downtown Darien and the Noroton Heights shopping district.
Here’s more information from the announcement by the organizer of the event, the Darien Chamber of Commerce:
There will be something for everyone! Shoppers of all ages will find bargains under the tents and inside shops on the Post Road, in Goodwives, and Noroton Heights shopping centers. Merchants have announced sales of up to 70% off!
Free Activities for any age include: Frozen Treats, Balloon creations, Face Painting, Caricatures, Cookie Decorating and The Bob Button Band will be playing Friday night. The Chamber is planning a Collectible Car Show for Saturday afternoon from 1-4 on Day Street and behind Laurel Road Bank at 1001 Post Road.
In addition, families can enter:
—the “Where’s Waldo” promotional event located at Barrett Bookstore,
—the Treasure Hunt involving free prizes with participating merchants and
—the Gumball Guessing Contest—stop by the Chamber Tent to learn more! For quick access to the schedule of events go to the Darien Chamber’s Web page about the Sales Days.
The Darien Chamber is committed to taking a leadership role in promoting the business community and quality of life in Darien. First County Bank is continuing as Title Sponsor of this annual Darien summer celebration. Bankwell and Laurel Road Bank are Elite sponsors and support the Darien Chamber throughout the year.