Summer in Connecticut means lobster rolls, backyard barbecues, decent weather (for a change) and some of the best live music on the planet, as some of the biggest names in pop roll into the state for a night (or two).
Here are must-see shows to add to your entertainment calendar.
He's lookin' for that girl. Will he find her in Hartford? If the country superstar, who scored three top-selling smash hits in 2013, is as good with the smooth talk as he is with the songs, he'll do just fine. June 13, 8 p.m., $30.25-$70.25. Xfinity Theatre, Hartford. Information: 860-548-7370,