Crowds flocked along sidewalks downtown and elsewhere in Darien to pick up sale items from local businesses, join contests and learn about local organizations on Thursday, part of the three-day Darien Sidewalk Sale and Family Fun Days. There was also fun for kids, with a bouncy house and an ongoing Where’s Waldo contest (many more events and activities for kids are scheduled for Friday and Saturday). Here’s what some of it looked like on Thursday:
Stores were on the sidewalks downtown, in the Noroton Heights Shopping Center, Goodwives Shopping Center and elsewhere around town Thursday with marked down items.
From the Darien Chamber of Commerce website:
FacePainting by Ela at Darien Toy Box 11AM-1PM,
Facepainting by the Depot Teens at First County Bank 10AM-2PM,
Mr. Bungles Balloon Creations 10AM-2PM (in front of Darien Carpet on Tokeneke Road),
Get a delicious glass of ice coffee at The Dock Shop,
Bouncy House 10AM – 3PM at William Pitt,
Nick Trautmann Trio 12-2pm at Gofer Plaza,
take a photo with STORM-SoundTigers Mascot11am-2pm, and enter theTREASURE HUNT with your tickets from making a purchase at participating merchants. Look for the Stiltwalker around town! Saturday-July 16
GIANT Pedal Cart Race Track behind First County Bank 10am-3pm,
FacePainting by Ela 11am -2pm at Darien Toy Box,
Facepainting 10am-2pm by the Depot Teens at First County Bank, At Home in the Heights, and SoNo Baking.