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 »
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 »
Critically-acclaimed author Elizabeth George hosts a page-turning event as part of Mohegan Sun’s Winning Authors series. On March 28th, George engages fans in a live discussion of her latest crime thriller The Punishment She Deserves, in The Cabaret Theatre, followed by a book signing in The Shops concourse, hosted by Bank Square Books. 7:00pm: Live Q&A The Cabaret Theatre 8:00pm: Book Signing The Shops concourse * Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Elizabeth George will be signing copies of…Find out more »
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.…Find out more »
Guests will be able to try new and old favorites of whiskey, scotch, bourbon and rye as well as sample some craft cocktails for those that prefer other types of liquor. Many of the distilleries will have representatives and experts on hand to discuss their style whiskeys and other libations with the guest. Admission includes unlimited tastings, food samples, and entertainmentFind out more »
Buckethead is a mysterious genius who blends classic guitar sounds with some of the most otherworldly guitar sounds you've ever heard. His outrageous catalog of more than 300 studio albums contains every guitar technique under the sun, spanning areas as progressive metal, funk, blues, jazz, bluegrass, and avant-garde music. From his prolific solo work to his prominent memberships in the supergroup Praxis and rock legends Guns N' Roses, Buckethead has displayed one of the fieriest creative personas of our times…Find out more »
Twins BBQ Company Connecticut Wingfest is back! This event will bring together the best wings in Connecticut to the Danbury Ice Arena on April 14th. Attendees will be given a day full of music, fun, beer for purchase and of course WINGS! Local restaurants will compete for the title of “Connecticut’s Best Wings”, determined by a panel of judges through a blind taste test. All attendees will have the chance to sample the wings too, and then vote for your…Find out more »
Pff the Magic Dragon is coming to Foxwoods Resort Casino. The standout star of season 10 of NBC’'s 'America’s Got Talent' was without question Piff the Magic Dragon. When it comes to Piff, think Larry David in a dragon suit (with a trademark Chihuahua named Mr. Piffles) who performs jaw-dropping magic tricks and you’re on the right track. With over 12 million YouTube hits to his name, Piff has performed to hundreds of thousands of fans in iconic venues such…Find out more »
The 49th annual Spring Swap Meet will once again be held at the Lake Compounce parking lot in Bristol CT. I 84 to exit 31, north on 229, follow the signs or use GPS 271 Enterprise Drive, Bristol, Connecticut 06010. Date: April 22, 2018 Time: 6:00 AM -3:00PM rain or shine. Antique, Street Rod, Hot Rod, Classic, Racing, Special Interest, Trucks, tools, Collectables, Toys, and used speed parts offered. Cost: Vendor spots $40. (Vendor spots are 15' X 20' If…Find out more »
Earth Day! Celebrate Connecticut’s first open green spaces! Join the Norwalk Historical Society on Earth Day Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Mill Hill Historic Park for a look at the history of the town greens of Connecticut. Author Eric D. Lehman will lead a lively lecture: “Time Machines to the Past: Connecticut Town Greens”. Town Greens are thought of as relics of another time, but as residents of Connecticut they are part of our lives. In fact,…Find out more »
Old Burnside Brewing Company will bring a selection of beer and ale; music by Rick Spencer, Dawn Indermuehle & Chris Dobbs, and historic food pairings by Catering by Selene. Don’t forget the Tavern Games! With gourmet historic food, drinks tastings, music and games, the museum will invite visitors into the Museum’s Lay House property as it is turned into an historic tavern for the evening. Join us for a lively evening of music, tavern games, good food, friends and fun!…Find out more »
Friday, May 4, noon to 1 p.m. Glenn Dreyer, Arboretum Director Use Williams Street entrance to the Arboretum; meet at the Outdoor Theater. Cost: Free On a slope just south of the Laurel Walk lies the Edgerton and Stengel Wildflower Garden, containing over 75 species of wildflowers. Some of the flowers you can expect to see include: Jack-in-the-pulpit, Virginia Blue Bells, Wild Geranium, Solomon’s Seal and Trillium. Bring a picnic lunch to eat by the pond, and then enjoy a…Find out more »
Start your morning by walking with families along a 1.5-mile loop around the Quinnipiac River, over two bridges and through the historic riverfront district of Fair Haven. After the stroll, the festival activities begin: drums, live family-friendly music and dance, parachute play, puppets, face painting, food vendors, bubbles, yoga and Zumba, arts and crafts, and a whole lot of door prizes. Over 35 local community partners will also be on hand to highlight resources available to families in Fair Haven…Find out more »
The 11th Annual Xavier High School Classic Car Show will be held on Saturday May 5, 2018 from 10 am to 3 pm (Rain Date: Sunday, May 6th Cost: $10 Donation Requested for Entries. $1 Donation Requested for Spectators. All proceeds will be donated to the Eric J. Kalber Memorial Scholarship Fund, remembering Eric J. Kalber Class of 2004. For more information & details: contact Jon Kee Vose at firstname.lastname@example.org Event Phone Number: (860) 575-5247Find out more »
Join Denali as Gauntlet takes on East Rock Park for its 5th year. The race will take place on Sunday, May 6 at East Rock Park in New Haven. Dates: May 6, 2018 Times: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Location: 41 Cold Spring Street, New Haven, Connecticut, 06511 Event Email Contact: email@example.com Event Phone Number: (203) 481-5933 Run the Gauntlet at East Rock Part is the spring race in the Denali Gauntlet Race Series. Run the Gauntlet at East Rock Park features…Find out more »
TMSC's (Talcott Mountain Science Center) Summer of Science Adventures gives students in grades K-8 the chance to explore some (very) cool science, nature and technology -- all on a one-of-a-kind mountaintop campus! Date(s): June 25, 2018 through August 17, 2018 Times: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Event Email Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Event Phone Number: (860) 677-8571 Check out our website and course catalog to view these and other classes! Fledglings I (k-3) Does smell help you taste? What makes an optical illusion work?…Find out more »
The 2018 Shoreline Wine Festival will take place August 11th from 12-7 and 12th from 12-6pm! It will celebrate fine wines from CT Wineries and Vineyards from all over the state, all offering their fine wines that range from grape wines to fruit wines. There is something for everyone. Pair this with some of the area’s finest foods, with the backdrop setting of a beautiful farm orchard and background sounds of tasteful music to put you in the mood. This…Find out more »
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