The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is coming to New Haven on February 24, 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…Find out more »
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.…Find out more »
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.…Find out more »
The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is coming to New London on February 25, 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…Find out more »
Mystic Aquarium and Ocean Blue Catering invite you to their Guinness Beer Dinner at the picturesque Mystic Yachting Center. Relax with beautiful views of the Mystic River as you work your way through a gourmet five-course meal; paring each course with a different Guinness beer. Your meal will be curated by Guinness Brewery Ambassador, Michael Reardon, who will explain how elements of certain beers compliment select menu items. You’ll wrap up your Guinness Beer Dinner experience with a better understanding…Find out more »
It is fairly easy to identify many trees by their leaves but once the leaves have fallen, it can be challenging. This workshop starts indoors with a brief introduction to plant identification using keys. Then we will head outside to look at deciduous, native trees while they are dormant. Observing trees as a whole, with their unique bark and branching patterns, twigs, buds, any leftover fruit and persistent leaves, helps them become recognizable – even during the winter. Instructor: Mary…Find out more »
The Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce will hold its 22nd Annual Chili Fest on Saturday, March 3, from noon to 3pm along Main Street, Old Saybrook. This friendly competition, presented by Guilford Savings Bank, features chili from 20+ chefs. This is truly a community-wide event with participation by area restaurants as well as non-profit and civic organizations. What makes this event unique is that each Chili entrant is competing to win a donation for their designated charity. Ballots are $10…Find out more »
For those who may have missed the inaugural “Culinary Corner Pub Crawl” hosted by Eat IN Connecticut, the state’s premier social media influencer group dedicated to supporting and sharing the state’s food and beverage scene while helping to raise funds for local and statewide charities, will have another chance on March 10th as the Social Influencer Group brings a 2nd event to the Culinary Corner to raise awareness and support for a beloved local charity, Johnny’s Jog. The Culinary Corner…Find out more »
The Junior League of Hartford Announces Show House 2018. To kick-off the special event festivities, a “First Look” Party is scheduled for Saturday, March 10th from 5:00pm to 11:00pm at the house, providing the community an opportunity to see the bare bones of the house, or the spaces in their “before” stage prior to designers taking over the house and completely transforming it. A first look brunch will follow the next morning on Sunday, March 11th from 10:00am to 12:00pm The…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
The Connecticut Shutterbug group will meetup at the Elizabeth Park Spring Greenhouse Show on Sunday, March 11th starting at 2 pm. We will then take in Happy Hour eats at Max's Oyster Bar in West Hartford, Connecticut. Please bring your camera and cell phone for lots of picture-taking opportunities. Elizabeth Park Greenhouse Event Info is located at http://elizabethparkct.org/events.html Max's Oyster Bar is located at 964 Farmington Avenue West Hartford, CT 06107 Happy Hour Menu: http://maxrestaurantgroup.com/oyster/menu.php The Elizabeth Park Spring Greenhouse…Find out more »
The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is coming to Fairfield on March 11, 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…Find out more »
Two Roads Brewing Company invites you to join us for an evening of great food, provided by Christie Caters LLC & Christie Caters Farm to Truck, paired with Two Roads beer. The menu theme is "Around the World" and each course will be paired with an 8oz. pour of a Two Roads brew. Doors open at 6:00pm for a welcome beer on Two Roads! Limited Tickets Available.Find out more »
It's time to get excited about the 10th Annual Rock to Rock Earth Day Ride. We are joining forces with Green Drinks to put on a Pint Night to benefit Rock to Rock. We will have beer from Blue Point Brewery, wine, refreshments, live music from Andrew Biagiarelli, and our ever-popular raffle. Admission: $5 donation to Rock to Rock Rock to Rock is New Haven's biggest Earth Day celebration. Here's how it works: You and about a thousand of your…Find out more »
Get an inside look at volunteering with High Hopes. Calling high school students, college students, seasonal residents and active retirees, come visit High Hopes between 10:00am and noon. Meet current volunteers, watch a lesson and demonstration, find out about different forms of volunteering and talk about what type of volunteer role would suit you best.Find out more »
March is National Crafting Month! Come craft like a Colonial Kid at the Norwalk Historical Society’s Colonial Kids Craft Day at the Museum on Sunday, March 18, 2018 from 1:00pm – 4:00pm. Create toys, games and art just like kids did in the Colonial days. Use your imagination and creativity all while having some good old fashioned fun! Kids that come dressed up in a colonial costume receive a special prize! This program is ideal for children ages 5 –…Find out more »
Foxwoods is proud to welcome the iconic equines of the beer industry, the Anheuser-Busch Clydesdales! Watch as eight majestic clydesdales are hitched to the famous beer wagon and prepared for their triumphant march around the resort. An Anheuser-Busch Ambassador will be onsite to share the upkeep and hitching process that goes into caring for these horses. Date/Time: Thursday, March 22 at 5pm Location: Grand Pequot Tower Valet Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation Chairman Rodney Butler and Foxwoods Resort Casino President and…Find out more »
Join us at Talcott Mountain Academy (TMSC) for an out-of-this-world evening skygazing from the top of Talcott Mountain! Begin the evening under the 44 ft. dome in the Captain Alan M. Bean Planetarium, where we'll learn about the night sky and The spring Equinox; what does the first day of spring mean for what’s happening among the stars? Afterwards, we'll be heading outdoors for celestial viewing atop Talcott Mountain! The skies will be at their darkest, making it the perfect night to view the wonders…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
The final round of auditions to be a cheerleader for New England's Football Team is only at Foxwoods! Watch the tryouts and support the home team. Like Football, the competition to be a cheerleader is fierce. Don't miss it! Cheer on the Cheerleaders! The journey to become a cheerleader for the New England Patriots is not an easy one. The audition process starts with the initial audition. NFL cheerleaders don't do it for the money. They tryout to become a…Find out more »
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