| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:37 AM
This Saturday marks the annual Connecticut Open House Day, where lots and lots of local museums, cultural attractions, open spaces and more open their doors for us Nutmeggers to enjoy. Here are some of the many things going on on June 9. For a full list...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Presented by Comix at the MGM Grand Theater, Foxwoods will be hosting a comedian who Rolling Stone deemed the most outrageously funny woman alive. Sarah Silverman, an emmy-award winning artist, will send Foxwoods into a fit of laughter when she hits the...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 1:35 PM
1) Legends in Concert: Elvis Presley, Celine Dion, Michael Jackson, Ray Charles and The Blues Brothers, $15-$40. Thurs. Fox Theater, Mashantucket.
2) Motown Review, Fri. 9:30 p.m. The Iron Frog Tavern, Simsbury.
3) 7 Bridges-The Ultimate Eagles Tribute,...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Celebrate the season by learning how Native Americans once cooked their food, and what they ate in the early spring at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum's spring harvest cooking demonstration. Seeqan Keepunumooôk, which means "spring harvest," will feature...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 11:00 AM
1) Boston Irish w/ Mike Donovan, Chrissy Kelleher, Will Noonan, $15. Wed., 8 p.m., Ends March 18. $15 Comix at Foxwoods, 39 Norwich-Westerly Road, Mashantucket, (860) 312-6649, comixatfoxwoods.com.
2) Brad Williams, $15. Thu., 7:30 p.m., Fri.-Sat., 7:...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 6:20 AM
1) Stephen Haynes and Joe Morris Present "Improvisations VII," $12-$15. Thurs., 7 p.m. Real Art Ways, Hartford.
2) Counting Crows, $50-$85. Fri., 8 p.m. MGM Grand at Foxwoods, Mashantucket.
3) Mandrake Mechanism w/ Castle and Push Method, Fri., Sullys...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Many a way to celebrate the impending Mayan-foretold apocalypse this week:
Heaven or Hell-themed End of the World Party: Hosted by Steve Tefft, music by DJ JD. Dec. 21, 9 p.m., Shrine Asian Kitchen, Lounge and Nightclub, 240 MGM Grand Dr., Mashantucket,...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:55 AM
The Magic of Christmas: Through Jan. 6, Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme St., Old Lyme, (860) 434-5542, flogris.org.
A Miniature Show: Through Dec. 31, The Gallery at Firehouse Square, 239 Bank St., New London, (860) 443-0344.
Tree of Nations:...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 8:35 AM
If you're a fan of "Chelsea Lately," Comix at Foxwoods is calling your name this week. Mo Mandel, who currently appears regularly on the late night comedy talk show, performs four shows at Comix from Nov. 29-Dec. 1.
Nov. 29-30, 8 p.m.;...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Fans of televised dance competitions rejoice: You can leave the house and still get your entertainment fix this week. The "So You Think You Can Dance" tour hits the MGM Grand at Foxwoods on Nov. 17, featuring the top 10 finalists from the show's ninth...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Don't let big box stores ruin your Thanksgiving weekend:
Redscroll Records' Annual Blackout at Sunrise Sale: Nov. 23, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.; Nov. 24-25, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Redscroll Records, 24 N. Colony Rd., Wallingford, (203) 265-7013, redscrollrecords.com....