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Winter Wonderland In Rocky Hill

Rocky Hill celebrates the Holiday Season and turns the Community Center into a Winter Wonderland on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 between 5:30pm and 7:00pm. The event will feature caroling by the Rocky Hill High School Chamber Choir, Ice Carving, Horse-drawn Carriage Rides, Visits from Santa and Rudolph, and Lighting of the Rocky Hill Town Christmas […]

Festival of Trees & Traditions

The Womens Committee of the Wadsworth Atheneum presents the 38th Annual Festival of Trees & Traditions from December 2, 2011 through December 11, 2011 (closed on Monday December 5, 2011). The Festival’s Program varies each day. For a day-to-day schedule of activities and performances go to Stroll through the halls of the Wadsworth Atheneum and […]

Holiday Pops Spectacular

Carolyn Kuan conducts the Hartford Symphony Orchestra in her first Holiday Pops Spectacular on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 3pm and 8pm at Mortensen Hall in the Bushnell Center for Performing Arts. Ticket prices range from $20.00 to $58.50 depending on location of the seats. Special discounts are available for students and children.

Sunday In The Park With George

The Hartt School presents Stephen Sondheim’s “Sunday in the Park with George” on December 8, 2011 through December 11, 2011 at the Edward C. and Ann T. Roberts Foundation Theater at the Mort and Irma Handel Performing Arts Center, 35 Westbourne Parkway, Hartford, CT. The December 8th, 9th and 10th performances are at 7:30pm and […]

Irish Tenors Coming To Hartford

The Irish Tenors, Ronan Tynan, Finbar Wright and Anthony Kearns, are coming to The Bushnell in Hartford Connecticut on Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 6:30pm to present their Christmas 2011 Special of Holiday and Classical Irish Music. Tickets range in price from $35.00 to $52.00. I get the chills every time I hear Ronan Tynan sing “Isle […]

Christmas in Collinsville

The Canton annual tree lighting ceremony is moving from the Canton Green to in front of the Canton Historical Museum. This will blend nicely with the Christmas in Collinsville celebration which starts at 6pm on Friday, December 9, 2011. Santa will arrive at 6:30pm, caroling starts at 6:45pm, and the tree lighting ceremoney will begin at 7:00pm. Christmas in Collinsville […]


If you like Broadway musicals like I do, you may want to see Stephen Sondheim’s Tony Award winning musical “Company”  at the Playhouse on Park , 244 Park Road in West Hartford Connecticut from November 30, 2011 through December 18, 2011. November 30th and December 1st are preview nights. Tickets prices run between $22,50-$32.50 per person. When was the […]

“Cruizin at the Lodge”

Do you like cars? Muscle cars? Hot Rods? Classic cars? If you do, check out the 3rd Annual Rocky Hill Car Show on September 17, from 10am to 3pm at the Lodge at Cold Spring, 50 Cold Spring Road in Rocky Hill CT. Spectator admission is free.       Maria Hagan Prudential Connecticut Realty, 1142d […]