KNOX, Inc. in Hartford hosted its annual 75° Urban Greenhouse Party Friday evening, Feb. 24, with a 1980s' neon theme, supporting KNOX's environmental initiative toward the beautification of Hartford with tree plantings, community gardens, and urban farming. Read story here.
AIDS Connecticut (ACT) presented its Red Carpet Experience on Feb. 26 at Spotlight Theatres in Hartford, celebrating the 89th annual Academy Awards. Guests walked the red carpet, some sporting costumes based on characters in their favorite Oscar-nominated movie, and watched the Academy Awards on...
Two Roads Brewery hosted an array of cold-brewed activities on Saturday during its Two Roads Expressway Winter Classic. Events included live music, ice carving, ice skating, a s'mores fire pit, and yard games ranging from Bocce/Boule to Corn Hole and Frisbee.
The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center hosted its 7th annual Oscar viewing party on Feb. 26, featuring live and silent auctions to help raise money for the center.
The fourth annual Black Business Gala was held at the Marquee Catering and Events on Friday night. Hosted by Small Business Night Out, the event honored black business leaders and featured actor Malik Yoba as the keynote speaker.
Beer enthusiasts stopped by the New Britain Museum of American Art Friday, Feb. 17, for its Craft Sippin' fundraiser, which featured local brewers, music and and, of course, the art.
The Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury hosted its 4th annual Febtoberfest Thursday evening, Feb. 23, featuring beers from more than 20 breweries and appetizers from local restaurants.
Shrine at Foxwoods Resort and Casino hosted its annual Red Party on Valentine's Day, with music provided by Kiril Was Here and DJ Costa.
The house was packed on Valentine's Day for Tisane's annual Anti-Valentine’s Day Drag Show, which featured performances by drag stars Marita Bonita and Mizery McRae at the Euro-Asian cafe in Hartford.
Mount Southington held its annual Winter Carnival and Cardboard Box Race Saturday, Feb 18. Teams of all ages competed for the title of fastest sled using only cardboard, tape, and paint.
The United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut held its annual Best of the Best awards Friday evening, Feb. 17. The event honors the people and workplaces that have made oustanding contributions to the United Way's mission of helping Greater Hartford communities.
Art Space Hartford celebrated its 20th anniversary Saturday evening, Feb. 11, with an opening reception and '80s-themed dance party featuring DJ Jon Eastman, cocktails, and hor d'oeuvres.