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. STARS Gala

    OE Intensive Education AcademyFriday, November 10
    The Riverview
    Simsbury
    6:30pm


    STARS is IEA's annual evening of celebration! Join them as they celebrate a year's worth of success and enjoy an evening fundraising for our students. Click here for more information.
  2. Laughter Anyone?

    Saturday, November 18
    The Bushnell
    166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
    8:00pm


    Join them for a night of live, unscripted hilarity with some of our favorite funny people! Comedy can be a mirror to the world, a way in which to get at the truth. Our panel of smart, witty comics will help us see the truth about our world and ourselves, and provide them with the best medicine of all – laughter. Click here for more information.
  3. Model United Nations Conference 2017

    Friday, December 1 - Saturday, December 2
    University of Hartford
    200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford
    2:30pm - 2:00pm


    The World Affairs Council of CT held its very first Model United Nations program in 1952 and since then thousands of individuals across the state have benefited from it. The 2017 Model United Nations conference gives students the opportunity to engage in debate over a wide range of topics that revolve around the theme: Security in a Shifting World. Click here for more information.

  4. The State of Journalism & The News

    Friday, March 16
    The Bushnell
    166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
    8:00pm


    Who and what do we trust? How do we become smarter news consumers? What’s the future of journalism and the news media in our divided – and connected – world. Click here for more information.
  5. Chris Perondi's Stunt Dog Experience

    Saturday, May 12
    The Bushnell
    166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
    2:00pm & 6:00pm


    This cast of performers and dogs will delight audiences of all ages, with high energy excitement from beginning to end. During the Stunt Dog Experience you will witness some of the most incredible stunts and behaviors ever performed by dogs. With amazing tricks, big air stunts, comedy antics, dancing dogs, and athletic feats, it is the most entertaining show of its kind! Click here for more information.
  6. Chefs & The Art of Food

    Saturday, May 12
    The Bushnell
    166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
    8:00pm


    This Forum will provide the unique opportunity to hear from some of today’s most extraordinary chefs and find out what it’s really like in the kitchens of their esteemed restaurants! Click here for more information.