Saturday: Last day of Darien sidewalk sales and family fun days; collectible car show

Last day of Darien’s sidewalk sales is Saturday.

The Darien Chamber of Commerce annual Sidewalk Sales & Family Fun Days began on Thursday, July 12 to and ends Saturday, July 14   10 to 5 p.m.  First County Bank is continuing as Title Sponsor of this annual Darien summer celebration.

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 75% off!

Free activities for any age include: Frozen treats, Balloon creations, Face painting, caricatures and bands playing Friday night and Saturday afternoon. Look out on Saturday for the Collectable Car Show on Day Street and behind 1001 Post Road.

In addition, families can enter the  “Where’s Waldo” promotional event located at Barrett Bookstore, enter the Treasure Hunt involving free prizes with participating merchants and a Gumball Guessing Contest—stop by the Chamber Tent to learn more! For quick access to the schedule go to: www.darienctchamber.com.

The Darien Chamber is committed to taking a leadership role in promoting the business community and quality of life in Darien. Bankwell and Laurel Road Bank are Elite sponsors and support the Darien Chamber throughout the year.

Car show

An antique or collectible car show will be held Saturday, July 14 from 1 to 4 p.m during Sidewalk Sales and Family Fun Days. This is the fourth year in a row the Chamber has had this family event. The show is held on Day Street and the parking lot behind Laurel Road Bank.