Peter Max Retrospective – The Collected Works 1960-2017, a newly-curated and highly-anticipated Collection from Pop Artist legend Peter Max, is the most important collection of his works ever assembled, and spans decades of iconic and celebrity portraiture and pop influence. Now in the sixth decade of his prolific art career, he is still creating modern masterpieces. This presentation is truly […]Find out more »
The Beardsley Zoo is home to two Mexican gray wolves, and two Red wolves, all extremely rare and on the Endangered Species list. Learning opportunities and activities for guests will be held all week. Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than you think and open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adult admission (ages 12 & […]Find out more »
Local classrooms are invited to build a scarecrow to showcase on Zoo grounds in the month of October. Come see our Scarecrow “Exhibit” on the Greenhouse Lawn, and vote for your favorites at Boo at the Zoo on October 29. To sign up to build or sponsor a scarecrow, visit beardsleyzoo.org. Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo is closer than […]Find out more »
Sign up for the Fall Bird Walk with The Audubon Shop. Hammonasset is regarded as one of Connecticut’s premier birding sites in the fall. Shorebirds, herons and other waders, songbirds, hawks, falcons, and owls are regularly viewed. Walks are geared towards beginners, but all are welcome. Binoculars are necessary and rentals are available ($4.00 per […]Find out more »
Start a new spooky tradition at our Halloween-themed Pancakes with Penguins breakfast! Come in costume as you devour yummy pancakes drizzled in your choice of ooey, gooey toppings. Plus, you'll enjoy a visit from one of Mystic Aquarium's African penguins. This breakfast sells fast, so reserve your spot now! Breakfast is served buffet style from […]Find out more »
Elmwood Community Center Presents: Marvelous Marvin and His Brain Circus A 'mad science' discovery with MARVELOUS MARVIN AND HIS BRAIN CIRCUS. We will learn how the brain works!! Snacks will be served, games and prizes for everyone! Feel free to dress in Halloween costume. Ages 4-12 Tickets $10.00 per child accompanied by adult.Find out more »
The Connecticut Made Market is part of the 5th Annual Total Life Expo at Mohegan Sun, featuring dozens of Connecticut-based artisans, farmers, and purveyors. It's the largest indoor market of its kind in our area! Shop for everything from bread and produce, to cinnamon buns and ice cream, to hand-made candles, soaps, clothing, jewelry, and […]Find out more »
Enjoy a fun filled day of art and entertainment in celebration of the local community this Saturday on Broadway Island, 56 Broadway (across from Apple/J.Crew) and on the sidewalk in front of the Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel Street. Amateur and professional artists of all ages and skill levels will be competing for prizes and bragging rights. […]Find out more »
“The Sound of Love” Fundraising event featuring live music, benefiting victims of the recent hurricanes will take place October 21 st , 2017, with a rain date of November 4. The admission-free event will also accommodate free parking. Festivities begin at noon at the Litchfield Crossings, 169 Danbury Rd. New Milford, CT, 06776. The event […]Find out more »
The Hartford Yard Goats Baseball Club, the Double-A Eastern League Affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, will host the first ever Brew Fest at Dunkin’ Donuts Park on Saturday, October 21st, produced in conjunction with The Ferris Group. The G.O.A.T. “Greatest of All Time” Brew Fest will take place from 1:00 PM until 5:00 PM with […]Find out more »
Discover Victorian-Era rituals of death and dying at our award-winning annual Spirit Voices: Victorian Mourning & Spiritualism event. From 19th-century funeral traditions such as “widow’s weeds” and “safety coffins,” to the rise of the seance, learn how those who died were remembered and honored by loved ones. View the parlor decorated for a wake, see […]Find out more »
Two Roads Brewing Company invites you to join us on Saturday, October 21st from 4:00-9:00pm for our 1st Annual Roadsmary's Baby Pumpkin Fest! This bottle release & screening of the classic film, Rosemary's Baby, will take place in our Hop Yard! $20.00 ticket includes: Entry into the pumpkin festival A pint of Roadsmary's Baby An […]Find out more »
Calling all ghosts and goblins! Don’t miss our annual Halloween-themed evenings, featuring activities and attractions geared toward guests ages 8-15 (although brave younger children have found the event enjoyable!) Brave children (and parents) can enter our haunted attractions: The Haunted Hayride, Farmer Beardsley’s Farmstead, and the Ghastly Greenhouse. Younger guests can enjoy magic shows, face […]Find out more »
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