Welcome to Westport
Jump into the beach lifestyle and relaxed vibe of this gorgeous gold coast town! With trendy shops, a plethora of outdoor recreational activities, and vibrant culture, you won’t want to miss all that Westport provides.
With its cosmopolitan and creative atmosphere, Westport offers a friendly and welcoming experience for all who visit. From stylish boutiques to hip restaurants, there are many reasons to fall in love with this jewel of a town. With sparkling beaches and picture-perfect scenery, the natural ambiance is enough to make you swoon. Embrace this coastal hub with its big heart and fun-loving style! Your best life starts here, in these serene streets and exciting downtown.
What to Love
- Award-winning restaurants
- Cultural attractions and sightseeing opportunities
- Great shopping
- Beautiful beaches
- Peaceful neighborhoods
Make yourself at home in relaxed and refreshing Westport, nestled on the shores of Long Island Sound and the banks of the Saugatuck River. Take a stroll, enjoy a day shopping until you drop, or hit the water for some new and exciting adventures. What’s more, Westport offers the appealing option to immerse yourself in local art, culture, and music at the many surrounding attractions. Whether you are looking for a quick bite to eat at a cute eatery or want to explore the great outdoors, you will find the chance to do all that and more in this upscale and energetic community.
Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping
For shoppers and decorators alike, Bungalow is a must visit. Nestled downtown, this boutique offers the absolute best in accessories, furniture, decor, and books for your home. Whether your style is transitional or BoHo chic, this is certainly the place for you. At Terrain garden shop and cafe, you and your friends can relax over a savory brunch and enjoy a cup or their specialty 'Garden Cocktails'. As you peruse the aisles, admire the flowers and plants. One of these green fellows is sure to add a splash of color to your home and light up the room! At Saugatuck Sweets, choose from delectable ice creams and candies. Certain to be your favorite stop in no time, this inviting locale along the Saugatuck River offers a fun assortment of items for purchase. From stuffed animals to make-at-home waffle kits, Saugatuck Sweets is ready to help you make lasting memories.
The Whelk’s vibrant menu is certain to have you coming back for seconds. Offering a delightful array of seafood lunch and dinner, this airy and inviting eatery is a can’t-miss Westport experience. For a night out, look no further than The Westport Country Playhouse. This long-standing and top rated regional theatre brings unique programming to the stage, and it’s a fantastic date night destination.
Things to Do
Come on down to the Levitt Pavilion Concert Series! Enjoy an exciting concert and sing along to your favorites. Catch a movie at Remarkable Theater. Located downtown, this seasonal pop-up drive-in experience employs people with special needs and delights in providing a fun experience for guests of all ages. You certainly won’t run out of excitement at the Longshore Golf Course, a public facility featuring an 18 hole golf course, tennis, sailing school, summer camps, ice skating in the winter, and the historic Inn at Longshore, featuring La Plage Restaurant. At Longshore, you can paddle out on the shimmering water to enjoy the beautiful coastal views.
If you’re longing for a day in the sun, look no further than Compo Beach. Here, you can enjoy a game of afternoon pickleball, a stroll along the beachfront, or a ride around the skatepark. Spend the day at Wakeman Town Farm and enjoy visiting the farm animals, cooking classes at Tim’s Kitchen, day camps, a seasonal farm stand, and much more.