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Events Calendar - 2020

Find a multitude of fun events and great things to do, including weekend events, throughout the year, like music; festivals; comedy; outdoor fun; boat cruises; excursions for families and kids; food, wine and beer tastings. Weather is no problem; lots of things to do happen indoors.
Be sure to check out the listings of year-round Fairs & Festivals throughout New England. See also, Great Things to Do.

COVID-19 and social distancing have required the temporary shut-down of many of our favorite entertainment venues and live events and festivals in New England. We are watching all calendars closely, and as soon a live, public events return, we will post the information on this page.

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Bob Marley at Foxwoods – Mashantucket CT

Apr 17, 2021 - Apr 17, 2021 Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line Blvd., Mashantucket, CT

Bob Marley has appeared on all the major late-night TV . He can be seen in the film The Boondock Saints. Marley's comedic bits are mostly about life in Maine. Best parking for this event is at the Fox Tower.

Dave Chappelle at Foxwoods – Mashantucket CT

Jun 25, 2021 - Jun 26, 2021 Foxwoods Resort Casino, 350 Trolley Line Blvd., Mashantucket, CT

Dave Chappelle is a stand-up comedian and actor known for his trademark wit and sharp, irreverent social commentary. In 2019, he joined the coveted class of recipients of the Mark Twain Prize for “American Humor,”


Butler-McCook 101: From the Ground Up Garden Tour -- Hartford CT

May 2, 2021 - May 2, 2021 Butler-McCook Garden, 59 South Prospect Street, Hartford, CT

 butler mccook garden ct This fun and informative program will survey the gardens and landscape surrounding the butler-McCook house. Travel back in time to hear the history of Hartford’s settlement, and learn how the Butler-McCook landscape and Main Street, Hartford have changed over the last five centuries. All visitors must wear masks and adhere to social distancing guidelines. Same-day registration will be allowed only if the program has not reached capacity.

Outdoor Activities

Spring Foraging Forum th the Institute for American Indian Studies

Apr 18, 2021 - Apr 18, 2021 Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road, Washington, CT

Many types of plants and fungi are starting to re-emerge after winter. Join educator Griffin Kalin for a discussion on how to identify, harvest, process and cook spring wild edible greens, tubers, fungi and more. Please dress appropriately for the weather becausse this is an outdoor event.