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Known for the popular legend of Captain Kidd and his treasure, the Silver Sands State Park is a great spot if to enjoy an adventurous day on the beach. Spot rare water- birds as you walk along the trails with enchanting views of the coast.
The Nathaniel Wheeler Memorial Fountain in Bridgeport, Connecticut was constructed in 1912–1913 and designed by unconventional American sculptor Gutzon Borglum. Nathaniel Wheeler's children had this sculpture to the city as an ode to their loving father, who had also been an important town personality. The structure shows a central bronze figure of a mermaid with a child in one hand and a lamp in the other, as fish seem to circling around her fins. The monument was repaired in 2009-2010 and was included to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.
The Mertens Theater is a lively venue located in the Arnold Bernhard Arts & Humanities Center on the campus of the University of Bridgeport. Besides being the venue for student drama productions, this theater also hosts concerts, plays and musicals from theater groups and organizations from outside. With a total seating capacity of about 919 spectators, this theater is ideal for big events. Do head here and check out the various entertaining events they might have on offer.