UPDATE: Sidewalk sales and family fun days in Darien extended through Sunday!
UPDATE: Saturday 10 a.m. — Darien's Sidewalk Sales will be extended through Sunday at 5 p.m. due to Friday's rain. Stores will be open from midday to 4 p.m. and tents will remain up until 5 p.m. on Sunday
The Darien Chamber of Commerce is holding its sidewalk sales and family fun days from July 6 to 8 from 9 to 5 p.m.
The First County Bank is continuing as the Title Sponsor of this fun family outing. This popular sales event features merchants exhibiting along the Post Road and at the Goodwives and Noroton Heights Shopping Centers. Many bargains, with discounts of up to 70%, are expected to be offered. The special newspaper insert which is a guide to the three day event will be available at the Darien Chamber tent all three days.
On Saturday, July 8, face painter Ela will be at the Darien Toy Box from 11 to 1 p.m.
There will be a free Shake Shack custard tasting at the Chamber of Commerce tent at 12. One hundred free popsicles will be given out by the chamber.
Face painters from The Depot will be at First County Bank from 10 to 1 p.m.
Mr. Bungles and his balloon creations will be at First County Bank from 10 to 2 p.m.
The Sound Tigers Mascot-Storm will be at the Sidewalk Sales 11 to 1 p.m.
On Tokeneke Road, families can enjoy a cookie decorating event at SoNo Baking Co.
Other attractions will include Amazing Andy on stilts with his juggling and an inflatable bouncy house. Throughout the sales, Darien High School grad, Theresa Claire (Bosies) Robbins, Class of ‘96, will be debuting her card game of emotional expression outside the Darien Toy Box.
Darien Fire House will have a fire truck and a Darien police officer will be there wit his special Harley Davidson Motorcycle. The “Survivors Swing Band” at Grove Street Plaza 12 to 2 p.m. Collectible cars will be on Day Street behind Darien Rowayton Bank to find the 2nd Annual Collectible Car Show from 1 to 4 p.m.