Events

contributed free family friendly for kids for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over all ages
Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed free family friendly for kids for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over all ages
Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed accessible rsvp required
Church of Christ Congregational
$30/person

This concert features Holiday music accompanied by a delightfully prepared dinner, by local caterer Ginny Davidson.

contributed free family friendly all ages
Trinity Church
Free

You're invited to celebrate Christmas at Trinity Church. Be with us as we experience the story of Christmas in a fresh, new way at our annual Christmas Concerts, featuring Trinity's Praise Band, Adult Worship Choir, and Children's Choir. Reception to follow. Reserve your free tickets at www.…

contributed family friendly all ages
Battell Chapel
$20 General Admission, students and children free

New Haven, Conn: The Civic Orchestra of New Haven (CONH), under the baton of Maestro Matthew Scinto, will present ‘Holiday in Prague’ on Friday, December 13, at 7:30 p.m. at Battell Chapel, located at the corner of College and Elm Streets in New Haven.  The program will include selections by…

contributed seniors accessible all ages budget date night
Paul Mellon Arts Center
$15

Grammy-nominated vocalist and composer, Theo Bleckmann, and critically-acclaimed brass quartet, The Westerlies, beautifully balance music's integral role in protest movements with the power of songs to provide internal solace amidst external turmoil.

contributed family friendly accessible all ages
Westhill High School
$15-$20

Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Matilda the Musical is the captivating masterpie…

contributed family friendly seniors all ages
First Church of Christ
$12 adults, $10 students and seniors

The Elm City Girls’ Choir is excited to announce that its annual Holiday Classics Concert will be held on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 7:30pm, at First Church of Christ of Woodbridge.  Repertoire will include traditional carols, along with many contemporary holiday favorites. The angelic voi…

contributed free family friendly for kids for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over all ages
Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed free family friendly budget
Trinity Church
Free

You're invited to celebrate Christmas at Trinity Church. Be with us as we experience the story of Christmas in a fresh, new way at our annual Christmas Concerts, featuring Trinity's Praise Band, Adult Worship Choir, and Children's Choir. Reception to follow. Please reserve your free tickets …

contributed free family friendly seniors accessible all ages budget
First Congregational Church
Free

Members of the GMChorale will join the the vibrant Chancel Choir of Cheshire’s First Congregational Church and singers from the Cheshire community, to welcome the holiday season with the 16th edition of A Festival of Carols, the much-loved annual presentation of seasonal readings and choral …

contributed
Unitarian Society Of New Haven
$25.00

The HSQ Sonata Mashup concert features duos and sonatas, featuring Resident Musician Patrick Doane and Andrius Zlabys. The evening will include a set of songs for viola and piano by Florence Price, a groundbreaking African-American composer whose music blends her southern roots with traditio…

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Westhill High School
$15-$20

Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Matilda the Musical is the captivating masterpie…

contributed free family friendly for kids for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over all ages
Long Wharf Maritime Center
Free

Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut is pleased to announce our 30th Anniversary Trees of Hope to be held at the Maritime Center in New Haven on December 7th- December 15th, 2019. Trees of Hope is open daily from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.* *New this year: Open until 7pm on Tuesday, 12/10 and Thursday, …

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed family friendly accessible all ages
Westhill High School
$15-$20

Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Matilda the Musical is the captivating masterpie…

contributed family friendly for kids for teens seniors
St. Johns Episcopal Church
Tickets start at $35, Kids tickets are FREE

Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4pm Sonorous brass of Gabrieli and Bach, sing-along favorites and an appearance by Santa.! Fun for all the family! Special appearance of the Stamford High School Madrigal Singers led by Victoria Hervieux, dancers from the Ballet School of Stamford at Chelsea Pier…

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed free family friendly
John C Daniels School
Free

Join the Music Haven community as we celebrate the accomplishments of our 80 young students! Hear performances by Music Haven students and their teachers, the Haven String Quartet.

contributed free all ages budget
Clark Memorial Chapel Pomfret School
Free

    The Northeast Connecticut Community Orchestra (NCCO) will present its 8th winter concert, playing an all Baroque program on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 22 at 2 p.m. at Clark Chapel, Pomfret School, Pomfret. Parking is across Rte. 169 from the stone chapel.

contributed all ages
Woolsey Hall
$15-$74; KidTix Free with Adult; College Students $10

NHSO Pops Conductor Chelsea Tipton leads Connecticut’s Christmas tradition, the NHSO’s Holiday Extravaganza. This year the Symphony will be joined by the New Haven Heritage Chorale in a concert that blends holiday classics with new seasonal favorites.

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed all ages
Ridgefield Playhouse
$47.50

Christmas with the Celts returns to The Playhouse after sold-out performances for the past four seasons! This holiday show features a mix of lively traditional Irish music and instrumentation with American pop music and their own originals, along with ancient Irish and Scottish carols and tr…

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed all ages
Hamden High School
$35-$49; KidTix Free with Adult; College Students $10

NHSO Pops Conductor Chelsea Tipton leads Connecticut’s Christmas tradition, the NHSO’s Holiday Extravaganza. This year the Symphony will be joined by the New Haven Heritage Chorale in a concert that blends holiday classics with new seasonal favorites.

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed
$30

Come join Barbra Joan Streetsand, New England's #1 Barbra Streisand impersonator, for a one woMAN live vocal holiday show on December 22 as she sings some of the diva's greatest holiday and regular hits. Why pay thousands for a Streisand ticket when we can get you Streetsand for a steal!

contributed free all ages budget
Clark Memorial Chapel Pomfret School
Free

    The Northeast Connecticut Community Orchestra (NCCO) will present its 8th winter concert, playing an all Baroque program on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 22 at 2 p.m. at Clark Chapel, Pomfret School, Pomfret. Parking is across Rte. 169 from the stone chapel.

contributed all ages
Shelton High School
$35-$49; KidTix Free with Adult; College Students $10

NHSO Pops Conductor Chelsea Tipton leads Connecticut’s Christmas tradition, the NHSO’s Holiday Extravaganza. This year the Symphony will be joined by the New Haven Heritage Chorale in a concert that blends holiday classics with new seasonal favorites.

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed free family friendly for kids all ages budget
Free

Santa is all about the experience, and this year Danbury Fair is again partnering with HGTV to present the incomparable, immersive "Santa HQ." Families are invited to explore the wonder of Santa in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience.

contributed family friendly
$65.50 - $141.50

Led by a witty and charming conductor who is an expert in Viennese music, Salute to Vienna brings the music of Johann Strauss to life with European singers, ballroom dancers, and ballet. Backed by the Strauss Symphony of America, the performance is rich with selections from beloved operettas…

contributed family friendly seniors accessible all ages
Valley Regional High School
$40

Pianist Mihae Lee celebrates her 10th season as Artistic Director of Essex Winter Series with a concert featuring esteemed violinist Ani Kavafian and eleven of the Series' Emerging Artist alumni. The program includes Copland's "Appalachian Spring" and Schubert's "Trout" Quintet. Past Emergin…

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The Warehouse
$27.50-$30.00

The Devil Makes Three (TDM3), whose latest album Chains Are Broken(New West Records) debuted in the Top 10 Bluegrass Charts and has spurred a successful two-year U.S. and international tour, are embarking on a U.S. winter tour that will hit The Warehouse on January 16.  

contributed
The Ridgefield Playhouse

Original members of the Billy Joel Band featuring Liberty DeVitto on drums, Richie Cannata on saxophone and Russell Javors on rhythm guitar. The band recorded and toured extensively with Billy Joel during the 70s and 80s. Hear them play all of Billy Joel’s hits!

contributed free family friendly for kids accessible all ages
Davis Street School
Free

Join the NHSO on a musical journey around the world and through music of various countries. The NHSO free Family Series introduces kids to the sounds and instruments of the orchestra.The journey begins in China where virtuoso Kevin Chen will play the erhu alongside a NHSO violinist and piani…

contributed free family friendly for kids accessible all ages
Davis Street School
Free

Join the NHSO on a musical journey around the world and through music of various countries. The NHSO free Family Series introduces kids to the sounds and instruments of the orchestra.

contributed free family friendly for kids accessible all ages
Shelton Intermediate School
Free

Join the NHSO on a musical journey around the world and through music of various countries. The NHSO free Family Series introduces kids to the sounds and instruments of the orchestra.

contributed free all ages
Davis Street School
Free

Join the NHSO on a musical journey around the world and through music of various countries. The NHSO free Family Series introduces kids to the sounds and instruments of the orchestra.