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Weekends in Connecticut!

It’s going to be a great weekend in Connecticut!!

iHeartCommunities events; CLICK HERE

SUPPORT LOCAL - get connected to farmers markets, wineries and more CLICK HERE for CT Grown!

For great weekend events CLICK HERE

Weekend Recipe: Recipes that Rock: My Summer Clambake! Plus enter to win a gift card to Big Y!

Here are the Fireworks in CT!!!

By dialing 866-CT-PARKS or (866) 287-2757, the public and news media can check the status of Connecticut's State-owned swimming areas. The Information Line provides up-to-date information through a recorded message.

CLICK HERE for CT State Park and Beach monitoring!

I have two fun movies to choose from! 

Bullet Train has Sandra Bullock and Brad Pitt paired together again with an all-star cast! This is a fun, silly action-thriller ala Peter Sellers Pink Panther, from the director of Deadpool 2, set against the backdrop of a non-stop ride through modern-day Japan. 

In theaters now!!! 

And one of my favorite comedians Jo Koy stars in Easter Sunday! This is really a love letter to his Filipino-American community. 

In theaters now!! 

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Sunflower Festival now through August  21 – at the Farmstead Location of The Farm in Woodbury. Discover some peace from this world's challenging times in our tranquil sunflower field. Wander through the 18 varieties of exquisite sunflowers thriving across four acres. These sunflowers are an array of brilliant colors: reds, yellows, cream, white, and orange.  

Sunflower 6K – on Sunday is August 7 happens at the Buttonwoods Farm in Griswold. Come run one of the most beautiful races in New England! Benefitting the Make a Wish CT Foundation and a local charity. For times and registrations visit Buttonwoods Farm on social media! 

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Legally Blond the Musical this Friday and Saturday at the Hartford Stage as a Teen Musical Ensemble presents - Legally Blonde - Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin Book by Heather Hach Based on the novel by Amanda Brown and the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture  - visit www.hartfordstage.org 

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Saturday night its live music at the Main Pub in Manchester with local artist Marc Brunetti of Ear Candy playing a wide variety of musical genres as you enjoy a Saturday night out!  

Now through August 28th  at TheaterWorks Hartford it’s the World Premiere of SECONDO the sequel to the beloved hit show, I LOVED, I LOST, I MADE SPAGHETTI by Jacques Lamarre based on stories by Giulia Melucci. Directed by Rob Ruggiero, and marks the 10th anniversary since I LOVED, I LOST, I MADE SPAGHETTI first enamored Hartford audiences. Visit www.twhartford.org 

Mohegan Sun hosts comedian and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham at the Arena Friday, August 5th 2022 at 7:00pm. Tickets are still available at mohegansun.com 

Saturday one of the most electrifying performers tales the stage at Mohegan Suns Arena, Pitbull: Can't Stop Us Now tour at  8:00pm! There are a few seats still available at last check – but don’t wait! Visit www.mohegansun.com 

These are just some of the many things you can do this weekend in CT! Be sure to follow me on FB and IG for more fun! 


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