Hartford Athletic

← Attractions Hartford Athletic GOOOOAAALLLLL! Dillon Stadium is finally open and Hartford Athletic is bringing the heat for all your soccer needs. Photos lovingly borrowed from Hartford Athletic. VISIT THEM 250 Huyshope AvenueHartford, CT 06106 (860) 216-0816 Facebook-f Instagram Desktop

UConn Football

← Attractions UConn Football Technically in East Hartford (Shh. Don’t tell.), “The Rent” is home to UCONN football, as well as a bunch of other sports-related events. Photos lovingly borrowed from UConn Football. VISIT THEM 615 Silver LaneEast Hartford, CT 06118 (877) 288-2666 Facebook-f Instagram Desktop

Bushnell Park

← Attractions Bushnell Park The oldest publicly funded park in the United States. Today the park boasts 50 acres of green space, a carousel, and plays host to tons of festivals and events. Photos lovingly borrowed from Bushnell Park Foundation. VISIT THEM 1 Jewell StreetHartford, CT 06103 (860) 232-6710 Facebook-f Instagram Desktop

Mortensen Riverfront Plaza

← Attractions Mortensen Riverfront Plaza A landscaped park over I-91 in downtown Hartford with a stage at the river’s edge providing a scenic venue for performances. Photos lovingly borrowed from Riverfront Recapture. VISIT THEM 300 Columbus BoulevardHartford, CT 06103 (860) 713-3131 Facebook Instagram Desktop

Riverside Park

← Attractions Riverside Park It’s a Victorian-era park with rowing docks, a boat launch, volleyball, cricket and football fields, playgrounds, a challenge course, walking trails, and fishing. Photos lovingly borrowed from Riverside Park. VISIT THEM 20 Leibert RoadHartford, CT 06120 (860) 713-3131 Facebook-f Instagram Desktop

Underground Park River

UNDERGROUND PARK RIVER Don’t go, but read all this cool stuff and watch the documentary, and then google Connie the mythical 100+ foot-long sea serpent who allegedly took up residence there in the 1800’s.  Desktop

Urban Walks

← Attractions Urban Walks Insider Real Hartford will tell you all the best hiking spots that make you forget you are actually hiking in a city. Photos lovingly borrowed from Real Hartford. VISIT THEM Hartford, Connecticut Facebook-f Instagram Desktop

Pope Park

← Attractions Pope Park Pope Park has outdoor and indoor pools, a splash pad, playscapes, sports fields, and various indoor activities as well. Photos lovingly borrowed from Pope Park. VISIT THEM Pope Park DriveHartford, CT 06106 Facebook-f Desktop

Elizabeth Park

← Attractions Elizabeth Park Elizabeth Park offers just over one hundred acres of formal gardens, green space, recreational facilities, walking loops, and the Pond House Café. VISIT THEM 1561 Asylum AvenueWest Hartford, CT 06117 (860) 231-9443 Facebook-f Instagram Desktop

Notable Trees of The Institute of Living

← Attractions Notable Trees of The Institute of Living Take a self-guided walking tour through the beautiful grounds of the Institute of Living where you can see several trees unique to the area. Photos lovingly borrowed from the Institute of Living. VISIT THEM 200 Retreat AvenueHartford, CT 06102 Desktop