Spooky Popcorn

Spooky Popcorn is a free outdoor horror movie festival held annually in downtown Hartford.

Amplify Under 21 Open Mic

Amplify is a seasonal, monthly, and free outdoor open mic series held on the pedestrianized Pratt Street Historic District in the center of Downtown Hartford. Enjoy a diverse lineup with a variety of performers that are 21 years of age and under.

Berkins on Main

← Attractions / Shops & Services Berkins on Main Meet the Berkins. This coffee and snack shop has the cutest founding story. Picture this, two childhood church friends who lost touch only to meet again later in life and end up married. They combined both of their last names Bar(ber) and Haw(kins) to name and […]

Carriage House Theater

← Attractions  Carriage House Theater Home to the HartBeat Ensemble, the Carriage House Theater houses community-focused performances and improv. Plus it’s a short walk from the Mark Twain House. Aaaaaand scene. Photos lovingly borrowed from The HartBeat Ensemble. VISIT THEM 360 Farmington Ave. Hartford, CT 06105 (860) 548-9144 Facebook-f Instagram Desktop

Ukrainian National Home

← Attractions  Ukrainian National Home It’s New England’s premier Ukrainian cultural center for over 55 years. Members can participate in monthly events that bring together the Ukrainian community of Hartford. Photos lovingly borrowed from Ukrainian National Home. VISIT THEM 961 Wethersfield Ave, Hartford, CT 06114 (860) 296-5702 Facebook-f Desktop

De Vars-Phillips Florists

← Shops & Services De Vars-Phillips Florists Go ahead and send that special someone a gorgeous bouquet from De Vars-Hartford’s local florist since 1983. They offer free same day delivery to Hartford, CT too.  Are you orchidding me? Photos lovingly borrowed from Lindsey R. VISIT THEM 242 Sisson Ave, Hartford, CT 06105 (860) 523-1235 Desktop

Willie Ware Community Center

← Attractions Willie Ware Community Center This rec center may be small but it is mighty. Complete with a basketball court, splash pad, and playground this place has all you need for family fun. From 7 PM-7 AM it doubles as a warming center with showers, meals, and cots for those in need. Photos lovingly […]

North Meadows Bird Sanctuary

← Attractions  North Meadows Bird Sanctuary What was once the Hartford Landfill is now the North Meadows Bird Sanctuary-a soon to be tourist attraction. There are now 28 bird nest boxes with more to come and is a haven for many types of endangered birds. While it’s not open to the public, groups can request […]