Other Events

Several exciting events not affiliated with the MetroHartford Alliance are taking place in the Hartford Region!  Find out what’s happening and discover the cultural and entertainment riches of the area.

  1. Hartford Yard Goats vs Harrisburg

    Friday, August 11
    Dunkin Donuts Park
    1214 Main Street, Hartford
    7:05pm


    Cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats as they play against Harrisburg! Click here for more information.
  2. Free Movies in the Park

    Friday, August 11
    Riverside Park
    Hartford
    Sunset


    Come watch free movies in the park. This week will be Boss Baby Friday. Click here for more information.
  3. Hartford Yard Goats vs Harrisburg

    Saturday, August 12
    Dunkin Donuts Park
    1214 Main Street, Hartford
    6:35pm


    Cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats as they play against Harrisburg! Click here for more information.
  4. Engineers Without Borders

    OE Engineers without bordersSunday, August 13
    Hanging Hills Brewing Company
    150 Ledyard Street, Hartford
    12:00-6:00pm


    Join Engineers Without Borders - Hartford Professional Chapter for an afternoon of brews, games, and live music at Hanging Hills Brewery in Hartford! 10% of sales will go to our chapter to fundraise for our upcoming trip to Ecuador. Click here for more information.
  5. Hartford Yard Goats vs Harrisburg

    Sunday, August 13
    Dunkin Donuts Park
    1214 Main Street, Hartford
    1:35pm


    Cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats as they play against Harrisburg! Click here for more information.
  6. Outdoor Concert Series: Daymark, a dynamic trio playing Celtic fiddle, flute, pipes, and guitar

    Thursday, August 17
    Connecticut Historical Society
    One Elizabeth Street, Hartford
    6:00-7:30pm


    This concert features Daymark dynamic trio playing Celtic fiddle, flute, pipes, and guitar. Led by Connecticut fiddler Dan Foster, Daymark honors traditional Irish and Scottish instruments and tunes that have journeyed from the original homelands to Northern England, Canada, and the US, merging their influences into folk music that is very much up to date. Foster is teaching Irish fiddle techniques to an apprentice through the Southern New England Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Program. Click here for more information.

  7. Hartford Yard Goats vs Reading

    Friday, August 18
    Dunkin Donuts Park
    1214 Main Street, Hartford
    7:05pm


    Cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats as they play against Reading! Click here for more information.
  8. Dragon Boat & Asian Festival

    Saturday, August 19
    Mortensen Riverfront Plaza
    Hartford
    8:00-4:00pm


    Go to the Dragon Boat & Asian Festival at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza. Click here for more information.
  9. Hartford Yard Goats vs Reading

    Saturday, August 19
    Dunkin Donuts Park
    1214 Main Street, Hartford
    6:35pm


    Cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats as they play against Reading! Click here for more information.
  10. What's Your Problem? with Chion Wolf

    Saturday, August 19
    Sea Tea Comedy Theater
    15 Asylum Street, Hartford
    7:00pm


    Write down your problem and/or confession ANONYMOUSLY, put it in the big box, and then host Chion Wolf (WNPR, The Mouth at The Mark Twain House & Museum, the Hartford Hot Several, Night Fall) will help you figure it all out with her panel of unqualified yet enthusiastic, thoughtful humans. For every problem, a new audience volunteer is chosen! At the end of the night, Chion reads your confessions. Click here for more information.
  11. #Follow Me Tour

    Saturday, August 19
    The Bushnell
    166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
    8:00pm


    You watch their videos. You learn their moves. Now it’s time to see your favorite dance stars live onstage. #FOLLOWME is an electrifying live dance show featuring online dance sensations. Get your ticket, join the ultimate global dance crew and see WILLDABEAST, NIA SIOUX, KENNETH SAN JOSE, and JANELLE GINESTRA step off the screen and onto the stage in this unique dance experience where dreams come true. Click here for more information.
  12. Hartford Yard Goats vs Reading

    Sunday, August 20
    Dunkin Donuts Park
    1214 Main Street, Hartford
    1:35pm


    Cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats as they play against Reading! Click here for more information.
  13. John Mayer

    Sunday, August 20
    XFINITY Theatre
    61 Savitt Way, Hartford
    7:00pm


    Come see John Mayer as he plays in Hartford. Click here for more information.
  14. Hartford Yard Goats vs Altoona

    Monday, August 21
    Dunkin Donuts Park
    1214 Main Street, Hartford
    7:05pm


    Cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats as they play against Altoona! Click here for more information.
  15. Stand-Up Comedy Open Mic

    Monday, August 21
    Sea Tea Comedy Theater
    15 Asylum Street, Hartford
    7:30pm


    Come work on your stand-up set in a theater/club atmosphere. Stage, lights, character work, bits, whatever you want to do. Get the full comedy club experience -- you won't be competing with bar noise and televisions while telling jokes. Click here for more information.

  16. Hartford Yard Goats vs Altoona

    Tuesday, August 22
    Dunkin Donuts Park
    1214 Main Street, Hartford
    7:05pm


    Cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats as they play against Altoona! Click here for more information.
  17. Salons at Lunch

    Wednesday, August 23
    Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
    77 Forest Street, Hartford
    12:00-1:00pm


    Join the conversation about social justice issues making news. Share your perspectives and ideas for creating positive change in our city, state and nation. A great opportunity to network with other change makers. Click here for more information.
  18. Network After Work Hartford at The Russian Lady

    Wednesday, August 23
    Russian Lady
    191 Ann Uccello Street, Hartford
    6:00-9:00pm


    Join their community of millions across the US and expand your network at their next event. Meet executives and professionals for new opportunities. You’ll make great connections in a relaxed and upbeat atmosphere while expanding your network of contacts to fuel your career or business goals.Click here for more information.

  19. Hartford Yard Goats vs Altoona

    Wednesday, August 23
    Dunkin Donuts Park
    1214 Main Street, Hartford
    7:05pm


    Cheer on the Hartford Yard Goats as they play against Altoona! Click here for more information.
  20. Riverfront Scramble Series - College

    Thursday, August 24
    Mortensen Riverfront Plaza
    300 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford
    6:30pm


    Get ready to Scramble this summer! Runners battle wet sand, dirt paths, rocky hills, grassy knolls, stair climbs and even a little asphalt, followed by beer, food and live music. Run in costume and you could win the coveted best costume prize. The theme for this race is College - Dust off that old college tee from your alma mater, or rock your favorite jersey. Click here for more information.