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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
Mont-Tremblant, QC, Canada Mont-Tremblant, QC J8E Canada + Google Map

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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Connecticut Flower & Garden Show

February 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on February 23, 2018 at 10:30am

One event on February 24, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on February 25, 2018 at 10:00am

Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Connecticut Hartford Flower Show

The Connecticut Flower & Garden Show is one of the largest and most prestigious flower shows in all of New England! Get a glimpse of Spring even before the weather warms up at the annual “Connecticut Flower & Garden Show” on Thursday, February 22 through Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Connecticut Convention Center on 100 Columbus Blvd. in Hartford. Connecticut Flower & Garden Show Hours: Thursday, Feb. 22 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb.…

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Hartford Wedding & Bridal Expo

February 25 @ 11:00 am - February 26 @ 4:00 pm
XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Hartford Wedding Expo

Jenks Productions will transform the Hartford XL Center into an incredible Wedding & Bridal Wonderland on February 25, 2018, with over 100 breathtaking displays to help you plan your unforgettable wedding. Visit with DJs and wedding bands, enjoy delicious food samplings from bakeries and caterers, learn about exclusive vacation and honeymoon packages, meet with photographers and videographers, view designer wedding gowns and formalwear, browse day spas and beauticians, and speak with wedding consultants, jewelers, florists, stationers, banquet facilities, and hotels.…

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March 2018

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour (Hartford)

March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour Fairfield

The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is coming to Hartford on March 10, 2018. This year’s screenings feature the world’s best mountain sport, culture, and environmental films, letting you experience the thrill and challenges of the mountain environments that inspire us all. The Banff Mountain Film Festival is the most prestigious mountain festival in the world. Right after the festival, held every fall in Banff, Alberta, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour starts to travel the globe with…

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Kids Fun Fair at the XL Center

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Our kids fun fairs, held year-round up and down the east coast, are a fun, friendly, and safe place to bring your family! We have rides, games, and a unique chance to interact with exotic animals. Saturday, March 24 - 10 am to 7 pm Sunday, March 25 - 10 am to 6 pm Price for adminssion at the event is $16. Kids ages 12 and under are free. Free children coupons are available at local businesses or at front…

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Kids Fun Fair at the XL Center

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Our kids fun fairs, held year-round up and down the east coast, are a fun, friendly, and safe place to bring your family! We have rides, games, and a unique chance to interact with exotic animals. Saturday, March 24 - 10 am to 7 pm Sunday, March 25 - 10 am to 6 pm Price for adminssion at the event is $16. Kids ages 12 and under are free. Free children coupons are available at local businesses or at front…

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April 2018

Hartford CT Spring Home Show

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on April 7, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on April 8, 2018 at 10:00am

XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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The 2018 Hartford Connecticut Spring Home Show will be held on April 6th - April 8th at the Hartford XL Center. The Hartford Connecticut Spring Home Show is one of Jenks Productions’ largest home show expos in New England and the largest Hartford home show in Connecticut. Well over 300 vendor exhibits, representing all the finest and most innovative companies in the home improvement industry, will gather at the Hartford XL Center for this major spring home trade show event.…

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Garden Bros. Circus at the XL Center

April 9 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Come see the All New GARDEN BROS CIRCUS in Hartford! This year’s production is packed with breathtaking special effects, concert style lighting and 3 RINGS bursting with excitement, laughter and memories that families will cherish. We have brought the very best performers from 18 countries making up a cast of over 60 performers. GARDEN BROS CIRCUS presents a fast paced 90 minute show in a Theatrical European 3 ring setting featuring the Human Pyramid, ELEPHANTS, Daring Aerial Artists, Motorcycles in…

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Garden Bros. Circus at the XL Center

April 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Come see the All New GARDEN BROS CIRCUS in Hartford! This year’s production is packed with breathtaking special effects, concert style lighting and 3 RINGS bursting with excitement, laughter and memories that families will cherish. We have brought the very best performers from 18 countries making up a cast of over 60 performers. GARDEN BROS CIRCUS presents a fast paced 90 minute show in a Theatrical European 3 ring setting featuring the Human Pyramid, ELEPHANTS, Daring Aerial Artists, Motorcycles in…

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PJ Masks LIVE! Time To Be A Hero at The Bushnell

April 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave
Hartford, CT 06106 United States
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$19.50 - $59.50

PJ Masks LIVE is Coming to The Bushnell in Hartford! Time To Be A Hero is a brand new super-heroic live musical show featuring the heroic trio from your favorite series: the PJ Masks! One day only in CT in Hartford at The Bushnell – a small theater suited to little ones for the best experience. Watch Catboy, Owlette and Gekko as they try to save the day from the sneaky villains – Romeo, Night Ninja and Luna Girl. Fluttering Feathers! Leaping…

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Best of Hartford Magazine Party

April 27 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Goodwin Hotel, 1 Haynes Street
Hartford, CT 06103
Best of Hartford Party

Hartford Magazine, Greater Hartford’s premier monthly lifestyle magazine, presents its 15th Annual Best of Hartford Magazine & Annual Gala Celebration; showcasing Greater Hartford’s favorite people, places and things! Join us for a live winner reveal and celebration on Friday, April 27th from 7pm-11pm at the The Goodwin Hotel in Downtown Hartford. Sample dishes and drinks from Hartford's top restaurants and bars as they compete to win favorite "Bite of the Night," featuring Hartford's very own Chef, Tyler Anderson. Be there for the…

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May 2018

Hartford South End History Tour

May 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Butler-McCook House & Garden, 396 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Butler-McCook House & Garden

Join Historic Hartford champion and scholar Bill Hosley and Connecticut Landmarks’ Staff for a tour of the historic South End of Hartford! On Saturday, May 12, visit Cedar Hill Cemetery, historic Coltsville, Trinity College, and Hartford Hospital’s The Institute of Living Museum and their Olmsted-designed grounds. Our last stop will be the Butler-McCook House & Garden, where a casual lunch will be served in the historic Jacob Weidenmann-designed garden before we tour the historic site. The South End History Tour will be held rain or shine. Tour leaves from…

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