Weekends in Connecticut Movies, Music, Food, Fairs and more!
First it’s: In The Heights!
It is based on the stage musical of the same name by Hudes and Lin-Manuel Miranda - With the music of Lin Manuel! The film follows the same plot as the musical, telling the story of a New York City bodega owner who saves his money in hopes of a better life.
In theatres and on HBO MAX!
Then the sequel to the smash hit movie Peter Rabbit is ,In PETER RABBIT™ 2: THE RUNAWAY, 2021 3D live-action/computer-animated adventure comedy The film stars the voice of James Corden as Peter. Adventuring out of the garden, Peter finds himself in a world where his mischief is appreciated, but when his family risks everything to come looking for him, Peter must figure out what kind of bunny he wants to be.
In theatres and some streaming platforms!
Join the fun on Saturday, June 12th, for the 17th annual Connecticut Open House Day—a day dedicated to celebrating all the incredible attractions in Connecticut. This year, in-person and virtual experiences are available from 140+ attractions. Visit ctvisit.com for all the details!
ICE CREAM FOR ALL at The Adventure Park at Storrs! Visit us for an adventure on select Sundays and get a free ice cream treat. Valid on Sunday, June 13, and 27 while supplies last. With roughly 100 tree top platforms connected by bridges, ladders, 21 zip lines and other crossings, our trails are color-coded like ski trails for all abilities and are designed for self-discovery. PLUS! Enjoy the thrill of hitting the bullseye with our Outdoor Axe Throwing activity. They have something all ages and abilities for outdoor fun.
Summer Kickoff Party On Saturday June 12 On Historic Pratt Street
The Pratt Street Historic District is kicking off its event season with a street-wide party on Connecticut Open House Day that will launch a full calendar of events and programming that will take place on the street through the end of the year.Attendees who sign up for the Pratt Street email marketing list will receive one free beer, wine, or house-made Irish cream at Vaughan’s Irish Public House. There will be live entertainment,a fashion show, and food and drink specials AND Community Health Center will be hosting a free vaccination clinic at 103 Pratt Street.