Where/When: Eli Whitney Museum, Saturday, 10 a.m.- 3 p.m.; Sunday, noon – 5 p.m.
Why Go: The Museum preserves the site on which Eli Whitney constructed the first American factory in 1798. A variety of exhibits for adults and workshops for kids.
Price: Fees for children’s workshops vary; donations for the museum are appreciated.
Where/When: The Space and The Outer Space, Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m.
Why Go: Live and usually local bands at both venues.
Price: usually $10.
Where/When: West Rock Ridge State Park, Saturday, 9 a.m.
Why Go: Learn about and observe the Common Raven and the Peregrine Falcon.
Where/When: Yale Repertory Theatre, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 8 p.m.; Saturday, 2 p.m.
Why Go: It's Romeo and Juliet.
Where/When: Wooster Square, New Haven, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Why Go: Local farmers and merchants sell their wares.
Price: Free admission.
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