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October 2017

The Hartford Yard Goats Brew Fest

October 21, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hartford Yard Goats, 124 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
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$50.00

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 music by The Bus Drivers. Tickets are $50 for General Admission, $75 for VIG (Very Important Goats) and $20 for Designated Drivers. Proceeds from the…

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Cards Against Humanity and Tequila Tournament Hartford

October 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Blind Pig, 89 Arch Street
Hartford, CT 06103
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FREE

Grab a partner and come find out who it the sickest of them all. 3 teams of two per match. Most combined points win prizes for the evening. Top 3 teams (partners) face off in the final competition. So far winner chooses from a $100 Gift card or a Bottle of Tanteo Jalapeno Tequila and very cool margarita kit. Happy hour will be held throughout the entire event. One drink minimum is required to participate. Free Admission RSVP on Facebook

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Fall Connecticut Home Show

October 27, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - October 29, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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The 38th Annual Jenks Productions, Inc. FALL HARTFORD HOME SHOW CT, opens at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. If you’re planning to do ANYTHING to your home in the future, this is the home show expo you can’t afford to miss. No matter what you have in mind for home improvements, you’ll find the right products and the best companies at The CT Fall Home Show, one of the largest home shows in the Northeast. Nearly 350 companies will…

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November 2017

WWI: Lesson From the Past @ the Butler-McCook House

November 9, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Amos Bull House, 59 S. Prospect St.
Hartford, CT 06106
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WWI: Lesson From the Past will include light refreshments and will begin at 5:30 pm in the Amos Bull House, 59 S. Prospect St., Hartford (across the garden from the Butler-McCook House). Then, visit the Butler-McCook House & Garden to view the WWI posters and McCook family war memorabilia on display. The Butler-McCook House & Garden and Main Street History Center is located at: 396 Main Street, in Hartford. It is open for tours May through December. For hours and…

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Rock Away Pancreatic Cancer @ New Country Motor Cars of Hartford

November 10, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
New Country Motor Cars of Hartford, 1 Weston St
Hartford, CT 06120
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During National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness month in November, New Country Motor Cars of Hartford is once again supporting the Ron Foley Foundation’s mission to find a cure for one of the most deadly cancers. On Friday, November 10th from 6:00-9:00pm at its Mercedes Benz dealership, New Country will host a special fundraising event called Rock Away Pancreatic Cancer. The event will include light fare and beverages and most exciting, a private concert by musician Rich Ortiz. Ortiz has a loyal…

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Connecticut Pet Expo at the XL Center

November 11, 2017 @ 10:00 am - November 12, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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The Connecticut Pet Expo will be held Saturday, November 11th and Sunday, November 12th at the XL Center in Hartford. Saturday, November 11th - 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Sunday, November 12th - 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Bring your pet and enjoy dozens of different pet vendors and shows! RSVP on Facebook

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2017 Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Gala

November 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Mark Your Calendar for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center’s Annual Gala! Connecticut Children’s annual Gala will be held on Saturday, November 11, from 6 to 11:30 p.m. at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford. Guests will enjoy dining, dancing, live entertainment and both silent and live auctions as they support Connecticut Children’s efforts to provide children of all ages with outstanding medical and surgical care. The theme of this year’s Gala is “A Wondrous Place for You and Me,”…

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Disney Live! Mickey & Minnie’s Doorway To Magic

November 17, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Tickets are on-sale now! Open the door to reveal mesmerizing worlds of unforgettable Disney moments and grand illusions with Disney Live! Mickey and Minnie’s Doorway to Magic. Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and the comical duo of Donald and Goofy as 25 of your favorite Disney characters surprise and captivate at every turn of the knob! See the Fairy Godmother transform Cinderella’s rags into a beautiful ball gown in a split second; the Toy Story gang defy the dimensions of…

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Connecticut International Auto Show

November 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Connecticut Auto Show

The 2017 Connecticut International Auto Show at Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford transforms into the state’s largest new car showroom. Purchase your tickets now at CTAutoShow.com. Located at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, the Connecticut Auto Show is the perfect place to browse hundreds of the newest vehicles! It’s the premier showcase of the newest model year imported and domestic vehicles — cars, vans, crossovers, hybrids, light trucks and sport utilities – cars to suit every budget and life…

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Crafted Hartford with Hartford Flavor Company & Real Art Ways

November 19, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor Street
Hartford, CT

Come support and celebrate Hartford County's local craft talent in alcohol, food, art and more. Meet local business owners, join in craft classes and shop local artisans! The event will take place between 30 and 56 Arbor Street in Hartford, Connecticut. Split between Hartford Flavor Company and Real Art Ways, guests can take a tour of Hartford Flavor Company, enjoy local food trucks, meet local business owners, join in craft classes and shop local artisans. Come see VASU yoga, Hog…

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Jazz Brunch @ the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

November 26, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 600 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103
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Enjoy a brunch buffet in the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art's Museum Café. Set to the sounds of live jazz by Atla and Matt DeChamplain. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one Bloody Mary or Mimosa. There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm Tickets $28-$38; purchase at thewadsworth.org. Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available…

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December 2017

A Christmas Carol @ Hartford Stage

December 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hartford Stage, 50 Church Street
Hartford, CT

Hartford Stage’s Sensory-Friendly Performance of A Christmas Carol Set for Saturday, December 2 A Christmas Carol is recommended for children ages 8 and older. To purchase tickets for the sensory-friendly production, call the Hartford Stage Box Office at 860-527-5151 or visit www.hartfordstage.org/sensory-friendly. Hartford Stage will host its fourth annual sensory-friendly performance of the beloved family holiday classic, A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas, on Saturday, December 2, at 2 p.m. Tickets for this performance are 50 percent off regular ticket prices, starting at $25, to…

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The Ugly Sweater Run Presented By Kahlúa: Hartford

December 9, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Bushnell Park, 15 Trinity St
Hartford, CT 06106
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IT’S THE MERRIEST 5K OF THE YEAR! The national Ugly Sweater Run series hits the streets of Hartford this holiday season! The Ugly Sweater Run presented by Kahlúa is a national running series benefitting One Warm Coat. Register you, your friends and family for the Merriest 5k of the year coming to a city near you. After you put the “sweat” in Ugly Sweater, join us at the official after party bar to keep the holiday cheer flowing! Here’s how…

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WWE Live Holiday Tour

December 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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WWE Live Holiday Tour is coming to Hartford

WWE Live Holiday Tour is coming to Hartford this winter on December 28th. Don’t miss your chance to see your favorite WWE Superstars LIVE here at the XL Center this Holiday Season! Tickets are on-sale now! Featured Superstars: John Cena, Roman Reigns, Braun Strowman, Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose, Cesaro, Sheamus, Sasha Banks & many more. *Subject to change.

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January 2018

Connecticut Beerfest @ the Connecticut Convention Center

January 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Connecticut Beerfest January 6

Jenks Productions is elated to announce the inaugural Connecticut Beerfest at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford on Saturday January 6th, 2018. Jenks has been producing the largest consumer events in New England since 1979 and has expertly assembled breweries to offer their unique beverages at our exciting first annual beer festival. Our CT beer fest is sure to impress even the most avid beer masters and connoisseurs. NOTE: Please check the Facebook event page for date changes The Connecticut…

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Disney On Ice Presents Frozen @ XL Center Hartford

January 11 @ 7:00 pm - January 15 @ 9:00 pm
XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Discover the full story of Disney’s Frozen like never before at Disney On Ice presents Frozen! Be a part of Anna’s adventure to find her sister, Queen Elsa, whose icy powers trapped the kingdom in an eternal winter. Join Olaf, Kristoff and Sven as they encounter wintry conditions and mystical trolls in a race to bring back summer. Hosted by Mickey and Minnie, your whole family will sing along to unforgettable music and be delighted with special appearances by the…

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Connecticut SnowJam 2018!

January 25 @ 7:00 am - January 28 @ 7:00 pm
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SnowJam 2018 is coming back! Join hundreds of other college students for a weekend filled with some of the best skiing/boarding, afternoons at the #1 rated apres ski in North America, nights packed with hot tubs and some of the craziest events. Traveling same weekend: UConn, Quinnipiac, Sacred Heart, New Haven, Fairfield, Hartford, URI, Providence College, Bryant, Roger Williams, Northeastern, BU, Amherst, Nichols, Endicott, Babson, UVM, Pittsburgh, Franklin & Marshall, Philadelphia, Lafayette, VTech, Virginia Commonwealth, Marist, Rochester, RIT, Union, SUNY…

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February 2018

Connecticut Kids Fair @ the Connecticut Convention Center

February 3 @ 10:00 am - February 4 @ 4:00 pm
Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Kids Fair at the Connecticut Convention Center

Fun, entertainment, exhibits, prizes and more are what you’ll get at the Connecticut KIDS FAIR January 28th and January 29th at the Connecticut Convention Center, in Hartford. Here’s one-stop-shopping for the latest products and services for growing families, including national, state and local companies offering product samples and valuable information. Plus, there will be entertainment, celebrity appearances and loads of activities for families with busy babies and toddlers. RSVP and Ticket information on Facebook Rides Games Play Areas Live Stage…

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The Hartford Boat Show

February 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Hartford Boat Show

You're Invited to the Hartford Boat Show February 8th - February 11th Now in its 49th year, the Hartford Boat Show features the newest boats on the market including center consoles, fishing boats, luxury cruisers, sport and ski boats, sailboats, personal watercraft, paddle boats and boards in addition to fishing gear and tackle, marinas and boatyards, other marine services and boating accessories along with Connecticut's premier boat club, Freedom Boat Club. Produced by the Connecticut Marine Trades Association (CMTA) the…

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Connecticut Science Center Winter Vacation Exploration Camps

February 20 @ 12:32 am
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Connecticut Science Center, 250 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103
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Kids have FUN on school vacation at the Connecticut Science Center! Your child will love these hands-on day camps filled with fun and engaging science. Now registering for Camp dates December 27 – February 20 Campers in grades 1-6 will experience hands-on science enrichment through fun and engaging activities. Camps include structured activities with our STEM Educators, as well as supervised free time to explore the Science Center's galleries and exhibits. We offer Day Camps during school vacation as well as…

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