Pete Francis Heimbold of Greenwich, Chad Urmston, Brad Corrigan of the band Dispatch perform during Lexus Pop-Up Concert Series Powered by Pandora on June 30, 2015 in Westbury City, N.Y.  (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Pandora Media)

Dispatch, SoulCycle team up to reduce hunger and burn calories in Greenwich

Get those muscles spinning for hunger this week during a special charity event in Greenwich that will team a popular band with a popular exercise movement. Dispatch, a popular indie rock band, will be working with the Greenwich location of SoulCycle to raise funds for several organizations that are working to get more food and […] [Read More]

Candace Bushnell brings along ‘Monica’ for her Wilton stop

With her first book, “Sex and the City,” which was the basis for the HBO hit series and, later, movies, author Candace Bushnell created the kind of characters that readers and television viewers, tried to channel, whether in attitude, style or looks. In her new book, “Killing Monica,” the lead character Pandy “PJ” Wallis, is […] [Read More]

Farm-to-table program at Westport Library

T he Westport Library and the Westport Farmers’ Market will join forces Thursday, July 9, for the launch of “The Connecticut Farm Table Cookbook,” a celebration of the relationship between food and farms in Connecticut.The events are free. Authors Tracey Medeiros and Christy Colasurdo will be on hand for a two-part program, in which some […] [Read More]

Stamford’s ARTWALK brings art and more to downtown this weekend

In about an hour, Stamford will be awash with art and other creative opportunities when 2015 ARTWALK kicks off in downtown Stamford. It will continue through the evening and pick up on Saturday afternoon. Look for art shows, sketch classes, dance lessons, live music, receptions, children’s events and more. The full schedule can be found […] [Read More]
Fairfield Theatre Company will be the scene of a Happy Hour Summer Jam on June 26, 2015.

Motorcars, music and more at ‘Happy Hour Summer Jam’ in Fairfield

The Fairfield Theatre Company will be making way for some eye-catching cars Friday night, thanks to BMW of Bridgeport. The dealership plans to bring several of its high-performance sports models and others to the “Happy Hour Summer Jam,” a free outdoor event set for  5 to 8 p.m. Providing a musical backdrop will be Otis […] [Read More]

Fairfield University cancels outdoor June 27 concert

With forecasts suggesting Saturday night might be a bit soggy, Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts’ has cancelled its Live on the Lawn concert, which was planned for that night. A press release sent out this morning stated: We are disappointed, but hope that you continue to look to Fairfield University and […] [Read More]

Ives Concert Park in Danbury offers simulcast of Grateful Dead’s 50th anniversary Chicago concert on July 3

You can celebrate the Grateful Dead’s 50 years of music with friends and fans in Danbury on Friday, July 3, when Ives Concert Park offers a simulcast of that night’s concert from Soldier Field in Chicago. The concert will be shown on a jumbo screen at the concert park, on the westside campus of Western Connecticut State […] [Read More]
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GBS’ Eric Jacobsen to conduct free family pops concert at Seaside Park, fireworks to follow

Here’s the latest: The Barnum Festival’s Greater Bridgeport Symphony outdoor free pops concert in Seaside Park Friday night will feature Maestro Eric Jacobsen (above) and a program that includes: Tchaikovsky’s movement 4 from Symphony No. 4 and “1812” Overture, Bernstein’s “Candide” Overture, movement 4 from Dvorak’s “New World,” as well as Sousa’s Washington Post March […] [Read More]
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