The Boston Red Sox will once again host a weekend getaway of hot stove fun for fans and families January 19 through January 21. The fourth annual “Baseball Winter Weekend” at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut, includes a Town Hall Meeting with Red Sox leaders, autographs and photos with Red Sox players, and round-table discussions on a variety of baseball topics. The weekend also includes a full baseball festival for fans of all ages and clinics for kids. Times:…Find out more »
The Worcester Bridal Expo returns to the DCU Center January 20th through January 21st, 2018. This magnificent event continues to provide couples with all the wedding products and services they’ll need to plan the perfect event. Jenks Productions has produced quality bridal show expos for over 33 years, so you know you’ll be seeing the best show from the Northeast’s leading show producers. With a proven format of combining fashion shows with a huge vendor presence, Jenks Productions bridal shows…Find out more »
Saybrook Point Inn announces their annual Fire & Ice Festival on Saturday, January 20th from 12pm-5pm. Taking place on the Waterfront Terrace and Grand Ballroom, this winter event offers guests a unique day full of food and beverage, ice sculptures and more. With winter-themed festivities and demonstrations going on all day, this occasion is a must-see. The festivities of the day will be accompanied by seasonal food from our Culinary Team at Fresh Salt along with drink specials from our Marina Bar.Find out more »
Feast on some fabulous fare during Restaurant Week at Mohegan Sun, January 21st through January 25th. Sink your teeth into exclusive dining offers at many of our premier restaurants and eateries. Plus learn tips and tricks from culinary masters during live cooking demonstrations in The Shops concourse by Todd English and Sun Wine & Food Fest chef Michele Ragussis! Chef Demo Schedule The Shops at Mohegan Sun January 21st at Noon: Todd English (Todd English's Tuscany) January 25th at 6:00pm: Michele Ragussis…Find out more »
Here’s your chance to WIN a $10,000 Wedding Package! Join us for the Annual Woodwinds Bridal Show on Sunday, January 21 from 11am til 2pm. This event will feature everything a bride-to-be and their families will need to plan their entire wedding from the engagement party and bridal shower to the rehearsal dinner and day after brunch. You’ll enjoy a sampling of Woodwinds award winning gourmet cuisine, entertainment, mini-beauty treatments, the chance to win prizes and the chance to meet…Find out more »
Norwalk Now Gears Up for Live Music Series to Kick Off the New Year Live Music, Local Artists- #NorwalkNow presents, Norwalk City Limits! Music enthusiasts, you can look forward to a 5-day long music schedule featuring local talent performing at participating Norwalk Now restaurants, shops, and attractions! Dates: January 24th through January 28th Times & Tickets: See norwalknow.org for full schedule Norwalk Now, the collaborative marketing group comprised of businesses throughout Norwalk’s urban core, is gearing up for their first self-produced event, Norwalk…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
Butchers & Bakers is hosting a charcuterie-focused cooking class taught by Executive Chef Luis Vazquez. Attendees will learn techniques for preparing sausages, rillettes, pâtés, and terrines - all designed for the home cook. Ticket includes a demonstration & sampling of 5 small plates, each paired with wine and/or beer, & recipes to take home. Introduction to Butchery Class Date: January 27 at 12:00 PM Cost: $65.00++ per person 40 max attendees Get Tickets Here Butchers & Bakers 270 Farmington Ave. Farmington, CT 06032…Find out more »
Join award-winning chef and healthy lifestyle crusader Rocco DiSpirito for an exclusive autograph session of his cookbooks Rocco’s Healthy + Delicious and Flavor during Mohegan Sun’s Signings & Sightings on Saturday, January 27th. This Sun Wine & Food Fest chef flavors things up at an exclusive Signings & Sighting event! Time: 2:00pm: Book Signing Location: Mohegan Sun Casino @ The Shops Concourse *Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Rocco will only be signing copies of his books, Rocco’s Healthy +…Find out more »
A Country boom is about to explode onto The Shops concourse during an exclusive Signings & Sightings with Walker Hayes. The up-and-coming star behind the hit, "You Broke Up With Me" signs copies of his debut album boom. for fans at Mohegan Sun on Thursday, February 1st immediately following his Wolf Den performance. Location: Mohegan Sun Casino @ The Shops concourse Time: 9:00pm: CD Signing *Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis. Walker Hayes will only be signing copies of his…Find out more »
The section of the Thames River from Mamacoke Island to Smith Cove is one of the best spots in eastern Connecticut to see wintering waterfowl. The site includes three coves and two salt ponds that provide important habitat for a variety of ducks that spend the winter in Connecticut. Consequently this site, which is a natural area within the Connecticut College Arboretum, has been designated as an Important Bird Area by the National Audubon Society. During winter, the coves support…Find out more »
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…Find out more »
Join the botany department for this talk, reception and exhibition to kick off a yearlong celebration of its first 100 years. The exhibition "100 Herbarium Specimen for 100 Years of Botany at Connecticut College" created by Georgia Hann CC'18 will be on view in the Cummings White Box Gallery (on the third floor of Cummings) February 4 through 10. Chad Jones, Professor of Botany and Chair of the Botany Department Meet in Cummings Arts Center, Oliva Hall. Free, registration suggested,…Find out more »
Attendees will experience 2 full days of life-changing love and laughter, led by one of our experienced trainers. They will be introduced to all 14 of the YogaKids Elements, the building blocks of this amazing program. These Elements (Math Medley, Laughing Language, Visual Vignettes… to name just a few) incorporate all the different ways children learn. They combine yoga with reading, writing, science, art, music, games, ecology, philosophy and much more — and thus, create a matrix for learning that’s…Find out more »
Combining all the best elements of a home show and a business-to-business summit in one great location, Jenks Productions, together with the Greater Bristol Chamber of Commerce, one of the most progressive Chambers in Connecticut, have built this innovative trade show into one of the most comprehensive regional home and business expos in the state. By bringing together home specialists, customers and regional businesses all at one venue, a weekend full of opportunities has been engineered for everyone involved! If…Find out more »
To Celebrate the Lunar New Year, A Lion Dance Performance will commence throughout Foxwoods Resort Casino signifying good luck and fortune. The Parade will begin in the Grand Pequot Hotel Lobby, proceed through the Newport Casino, Cedars Square, and the Grand Finale will occur at the Rainmaker Square. “Money Gods” will distribute Lucky Red Envelopes to onlookers along the procession.Find out more »
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…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 »
Enjoy time outdoors making one of nature’s sweet treats. Maple syrup starts to run in late winter when temperatures climb above freezing during the day and drop back below freezing at night. Participants will learn how to identify different species of maple trees, install a spile and safely produce syrup. Dress appropriately for the weather, approximately half of the class time will be outside. Instructor: Jim Luce, Supervisor of Grounds Meet in Olin Science Center Lounge. $10 (free members), registration…Find out more »
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 »
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