Bedford & New Canaan Magazine

Find out what’s going on in our local community!

B&NC Mag has compiled a listing of local events and happenings…

Cloud Wanderings of Wang Mansheng

Hammond Museum & Japanese Stroll Garden 28 Deveau Road, North Salem, NY

This exhibition presents paintings and calligraphy in the Chinese tradition by Wang Mansheng that explore the spirit of the natural world and venture into contemporary meaning. Divided into three parts, the show includes landscape paintings and calligraphy in Guild Hall, colorful paintings of lotus in the Hays Gallery, and a selection of album paintings and artist’s tools […]

I Do: The History of Wedding Fashion and Tradition

New Canaan Museum & Historical Society 13 Oenoke Ridge Road, New Canaan, CT

The New Canaan Museum & Historical Society features, for the first-time, wedding dresses from 1820-1990 drawn from the Museum’s extensive clothing and textile collection.  Also included are shoes, including a pair manufactured at the infamous Benedict Shoe Factory in New Canaan, veils, headpieces, and ephemera, along with images and histories of the women who wore […]

Food Truck Friday

Pound Ridge Market Square 56 Westchester Avenue, Pound Ridge, NY

Come out to Food Truck Friday in Pound Ridge, NY for an evening of fun! This event will feature carefully selected food trucks to complement local offerings, featuring 6 different trucks and one surprise pop-up treat at each monthly event. It's a family friendly happening that runs from 5 to 9 on select evenings in […]

THE FOUR26 at the Katonah Museum of Art

Mixing fresh originals with a wide range of cover songs, The Four26 masterfully blend genres contemporary and classic pop, rock, R&B, classical, alternative, and beyond. Food truck: From artisanal sandwiches to vegan wraps, Kinwich's tasty sandwich menu is sure to please everyone—even vegetarians and vegans! Ice cream: Penny Lick Ice Cream is made with dairy from local, ethically-treated cows, sustainable whole […]

August Afternoon Art Camps @ Carriage Barn Arts Center

Carriage Barn Arts Center 681 South Ave, New Canaan, CT

Calling All Creators!  Get ready for “back-to-school” while your kids enjoy afternoon artistic adventures at the Carriage Barn Arts Center with instructor Tiffany McKay!  Each day campers will use different skills and materials to create and complete a one-of-a-kind project.  Kids will bring home a new creation of their own design.  They’ll work with materials such […]

Group Show @ Jean Jacobs Gallery

Jean Jacobs Gallery 84 Main Street, New Canaan, CT

A group show at New Canaan's Jean Jacobs Gallery featuring six Carriage Barn Arts Center member artists. Lynne Arovas / Tom Brenner / Almudena Fernandez Vicens/ Derek Freres / Robin Koffler / Robert Sachs

Matthew Whitaker Quintet

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts 149 Girdle Ridge Rd, Katonah

Young piano and organ phenomenon Matthew Whitaker is one of the most exciting talents to emerge in recent years. A child prodigy, he has since shared the stage with some of the biggest and brightest stars in jazz. Whitaker also shines as an award-winning composer and an acclaimed bandleader whose unrelenting energy uplifts his bands […]

$35

Katonah Classic Stage Film Festival

Bedford Playhouse 633 Old Post Road, Bedford, NY

The 3rd Annual KCSFF takes place on Saturday, August 13th on the Playhouse Lawn. Bring your own picnic and purchase movie concessions from the Playhouse for an evening showcasing short films from all over the world. 2022 Summer Series located on the Playhouse Lawn!  

$12.5 – $25

Ferreira & Nascimento: Natural Terrains

Heather Gaudio Fine Art 66 Elm Street, New Canaan, CT

Heather Gaudio Fine Art is pleased to present Ferreira & Nascimento: Natural Terrains, featuring new works in porcelain ceramic. Show dates are August 27th to October 8th and the public is invited to an artist reception on Saturday, August 27th, 3-5pm. This is the first exhibition for Lucas Ferreira in the United States. Born and raised in Brazil, Ferreira’s success as […]

Food Truck Friday

Pound Ridge Market Square 56 Westchester Avenue, Pound Ridge, NY

Come out to Food Truck Friday in Pound Ridge, NY for an evening of fun! This event will feature carefully selected food trucks to complement local offerings, featuring 6 different trucks and one surprise pop-up treat at each monthly event. It's a family friendly happening that runs on select evenings in Scotts Corners. Known for […]

45th Annual Member Show @ Carriage Barn Arts Center

Carriage Barn Arts Center 681 South Ave, New Canaan, CT

Submission deadline: August 15 This fall the Carriage Barn Arts Center will kick off it’s 45th Anniversary Season with the Annual Member Show — the organization’s longest-running art exhibition.  Presented in the gallery and virtually, this exhibit celebrates the range, interests, and talents of artist members working across all subjects, styles, and media. The member […]