Events

contributed free 21 and over
The Hops Company
Free

Beat the winter blues and escape to beer paradise! Join us at our Annual Kona Luau with beach prizes, Hawaiian music, delicious Kona Brews, Limbo Contests, Hula Hoop Contests, Kona March, Selfie Station, and Tropical Pizzas from Zuppardis!

contributed family friendly seniors accessible all ages budget
Mill Hill Historic Park Townhouse - Norwalk Historical Society
$15 - $20

Kimberly Wilson will perform “A JOURNEY” Musical One-Woman Show in honor of Black History Month at the Norwalk Historical Society’s Mill Hill Historic Park Townhouse. Performance at 4:00pm on Saturday, February 29, 2020. A talk back with the audience and a wine and cheese reception to follow…

contributed accessible all ages
Mohegan Sun arena
$129.00, $99.00, $69.00, & $49.00

The Lumineers have announced a 2020 headlining North American tour, making a stop at Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday, February 29th at 7:00pm. The tour dates are in support of their upcoming album III, out September 13th.  Mt. Joy, who recently emerged as “a fast and furious 21st century succe…

contributed free family friendly seniors all ages
South Congregational Church
Free

Celtic Fire! celebrates the sacred Celtic tradition igniting the imagination with captivating melodies and entrancing poetry. CitySingers of Hartford will explore this tradition and trace its evolution from ancient roots. Our program will inspire our listeners with chant, beautiful folk melo…

contributed
The Ridgefield Playhouse

Saxophonist Branford Marsalis is one of the most influential and revered figures in contemporary music. The band leader for “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” in the early ‘90s, he is also a NEA Jazz Master, Grammy Award winner and Tony Award nominee. Marsalis is equally at home performing con…

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

Florence Price, the first African American female composer to have a symphonic work performed by a major national orchestra, is often compared musically to Dvořák, who also employed sweeping melodies and sampled from African American and Native American music traditions. Along with Rossini’s…

contributed for teens seniors accessible 18 and over budget
Odiyana Meditation Center
$25 pre-registered/$30 at the door - No one turned away for lack of funds

Meditation for Beginners, Saturday, March 7th, 10am – 1pm at Odiyana Meditation Center, 36 Main Street, East Hartfod

contributed free family friendly accessible all ages budget
UConn Alumni Center
Free

ENGAGED? Save the date! Connecticut WeddingCONN - the Spring Edition - is back on Sunday, March 8, 2020 from 12-3 p.m. at the UCONN Alumni Center, 2384 Alumni Drive, Storrs, Connecticut. Meet with a variety of wedding professionals who will help you plan the perfect wedding! Tasty treats, ra…

contributed family friendly seniors accessible all ages
John Winthrop Middle School
$40

Performing as LINU - Gulli Bjornsson and Jiyeon Kim (JIJI) are two aspiring young artists searching for new ways to promote classical music. Both virtuosic and versatile, Gulli and Jiyeon have received multiple accolades for their guitar playing and have backgrounds in composition, film, ele…

contributed all ages
Litchfield Community Center
$10.00pp for 1 show / $25.00pp for all 3

 A three-century overview of life for the Irish in Connecticut from the 1640’s to the present.  An amazing story of struggle, perseverance, acceptance and success, accompanied by both rousing and heart-rending music.  $10.00 pp admission (Register for all 3 for $25.00)

contributed free family friendly seniors accessible all ages budget
Leamy Concert hall
Free

Sunday, March 15, at 2 p.m. in Leamy Concert Hall, the United States Coast Guard Band presents “Fresh Voices,” a free performance led by Assistant Director Chief Warrant Officer Jeffrey Spenner. The varied and contemporary program features all female composers including Pulitzer Prize-winnin…

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ECA Arts Hall
$10-15

The Haven String Quartet’s concert “Soviet Sonorities,” featuring Patrick Doane and Andrius Žlabys, centers around two masterworks born of the Iron Curtain. Shostakovich’s Piano Trio No. 2 in E Minor, written during the darkest days of World War II and in memory of a friend who had recently …

contributed family friendly rsvp required
Admission: $15 Members – $20 non-members

The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum in collaboration with the Princeton Alumni Association of Fairfield County will feature an a cappella concert by the Princeton University Footnotes. This past year, the Footnotes have performed internationally from London to Frankfurt, and nationally from …

contributed all ages
The Ridgefield Playhouse

THE MACHINE performs Pink Floyd, America’s top Pink Floyd show, has forged a 30-year reputation for extending the legacy of Pink Floyd, selling out theaters, premier showcase rooms and casinos across North America, Europe and Asia, performing at renowned music festivals such as Bonnaroo, Riv…

contributed
The Ridgefield Playhouse

Featuring stars of Broadway’s hits Jersey Boys, Motown: The Musical and Chazz Palminteri’s A Bronx Tale, this show traces the evolution of Doo Wop, performing the songs of groups like the Crests, Belmonts and Flamingos through their influences on the sounds of Smokey Robinson, The Temptation…

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

Seven world-renowned artists celebrate Beethoven's 250th anniversary with Serenade for String Trio in D Major, Op. 8 and Septet in E-Flat Major, Op. 20.

contributed family friendly for kids for teens seniors accessible 18 and over 21 and over invitation only rsvp required all ages budget date night
The Ridgefield Playhouse
$42

Straight from Broadway, this opera/rock mash-up sensation blends iconic opera classics with rock and roll hits from Queen, Journey, Elton John, Billy Joel and others, along with the songs of Jersey’s finest – Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, Frank Sinatra, Bon Jovi, Bruce Springsteen, Koo…

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

Led by Alasdair Neale, the NHSO tackles two titans of the Classical repertoire: Johannes Brahms and Felix Mendelssohn. The concert will open with Grammy-Award winning and Pulitzer Prize nominated composer Joan Tower’s take on the popular Fanfare for the Common Man. The NHSO also introduces v…

contributed all ages
Litchfield Community Center
$10.00pp for 1 show / $25.00pp for all 3

Between 2012 and 2015, the Library of Congress commissioned acclaimed documentary photographer Carol M. Highsmith to travel Connecticut to permanently capture images of the state’s iconic places and cultural treasures as they appeared at the beginning of the 21st century.

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ECA Arts Hall
$10-15

The final concert of the HSQ season, “Modal Meditations,” features three works each exploring the powerful worlds of modal harmonies. Originally scored as incidental music for an adaptation of Samuel Beckett’s play of the same name, Philip Glass’ second quartet, “Company,” was written in 198…

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The Ridgefield Playhouse

Ben Folds is widely regarded as one of the major music influencers of his generation. His most recent album blended pop songs with his Concerto for Piano and Orchestra. It soared to #1 on both the Billboard classical and classical crossover charts. Don’t miss a chance to experience this inti…

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

The Season Finale celebrates New Haven’s beautiful shoreline with one of the great masterpieces about the ocean, Debussy’s La Mer. Electronica DJ Mason Bates’ Liquid Interface inhabits an increasingly hotter world in each progressive movement, taking the audience through a futuristic journey…

contributed family friendly accessible all ages date night
Hamden High School
$35-$49; KidTix Free with Adult; College Students $10

Take a nostalgic trip from technicolor Hollywood to the swinging ‘60s, with Zing! Went the Strings of My Heart, The Trolley Song, You Made Me Love You, I Got the Sun in the Morning, When You’re Smiling, That’s Entertainment, Over the Rainbow, and other hits that defined Judy Garland as one o…

contributed family friendly accessible all ages date night
Shelton High School
$35-$49; KidTix Free with Adult; College Students $10

Take a nostalgic trip from technicolor Hollywood to the swinging ‘60s, with Zing! Went the Strings of My Heart, The Trolley Song, You Made Me Love You, I Got the Sun in the Morning, When You’re Smiling, That’s Entertainment, Over the Rainbow, and other hits that defined Judy Garland as one o…