Downtown Westport is one of our most popular locations. Week days, weekends, and even holidays, there is a constant buzz in the air.
This upcoming holiday season is no exception, and has a heightened excitement because the Westport Historical Society is launching its’ 1st Annual First Light Festival on New Year’s Eve. A family friendly event, this year’s festival will take the place of Westport’s beloved First Night Celebration.
On Monday, December 31 from 4-9pmWestporter’s will enjoy face painting, a digital caricaturist, crafts, glitter tattoos, performances, a henna artist, food trucks, vintage films, a bonfire and more activities to be announced after the Christmas holiday. Tickets are $10 online or $15 at the door.
First Selectman Jim Marpe is encouraging all Westport families to take part in this fun evening. And as a longtime supporter of the Westport Historical Society, Leifer Properties is also enthusiastic. Please buy your First Light Festival tickets, and check out Leifer’s many office and retail spaces to rent in Westportas your carriage ride takes you by their properties at Post Road, Main Street, and Church Lane on New Year’s Eve 2019.