490 Main Street
East Hartford, CT 06108
Phone: (860) 569-1100
Fax: (860) 569-4319
This new stadium, with a capacity of 40,000 people, is run by Madison Square Garden, and is the homeground of the University of Connecticut's Huskies. Chill out with your pals at a live music or dance concert. Watch your sports heroes in their trials and triumphs, in the company of your friends and family. Strike a deal with your partners or attend a conference with your business associates. Whether it's work or leisure, you can be sure that this is the right place to go to.
The Connecticut Convention Center is the most ideal location for trade shows, conventions and business meetings overlooking the beautiful Connecticut River. It is an award-winning venue owned by the State of Connecticut. The state-of-the-art facility will ensure that any event held here will be a success.
An extraordinary performance space where, through exhibitions, performances, in-school programs, lectures and workshops, the center provides the area with the opportunity to learn, celebrate, and understand a diversity of cultures.
Held in early spring, this annual, two-day event features fresh floral interpretations of artwork from the museum's collection, creative garden designs indoors, demonstrations by celebrity chefs and floral designers, musical entertainment, and tours.
City Steam Brewery Café is a spectacular seven-level restaurant in the historic Richardson Building with the Marriott Residence Inn. The 15-barrel brew house allows brewmaster Ron Page to handcraft up to 12 styles of ales and lagers. The moderately priced classic brew house menu has new world touches that provide for everyone's tastes. Award winning Brew Ha Ha Comedy Club performs on Thursday at 9p, Friday and Saturday at 7p and 10p. You can enjoy a DJ on Thursday through Saturday without a cover. There is also a large upscale pool room, outdoor beer garden and many function rooms.
Hartford Stage is one of the leading resident theaters, known internationally for entertaining and enlightening audiences with a wide range of the best world drama, from classics to provocative new plays, musicals and neglected works from the past. The theater has earned many of the nation's distinguished awards. The Hartford Stage has maintained a strong commitment to community partnerships, educational programs and humanities initiatives. Many famous actors have graced this stage for years.
American Hockey League official team in Hartford.
A non-profit, professional theater company housed in the historic circa 1927 Art Deco building on Pearl Street in downtown Hartford. TheaterWorks is dedicated to producing "the most engaging, entertaining and relevant theater possible." TheaterWorks currently presents close to 250 performances each season.
The XL Center, formerly known as the Hartford Civic Center, is a sports and convention complex. It was opened in 1975 and has been renovated several times over the past four decades. It houses an exhibition hall which is used for trade shows, conventions, banquets, craft shows, meetings and other events. It has held many notable concerts of Van Halen, U2, Coldplay, Luciano Pavarotti, Madonna, Tina Turner, Michael Jackson and more. The XL Center also hosts some of the larger crowd UConn men's and women's basketball games, and is also home to the Connecticut Whale (American Hockey League).
As a premier presenter of the performing arts in Connecticut, the Bushnell has delighted and inspired audiences for more than seven decades and played a leading role in the state's cultural life. This non-profit organization is renowned for community programs, as well as being a leading educator and advocate of the arts. The Bushnell presents major Broadway tours, symphony orchestras, family presentations, travel films and children's theater.
This arena provides an indoor and outdoor facility with retractable walls, and it is the best place to see a live concert in Connecticut. The Dave Matthews Band has graced the stage every year along with the Virginia quintet for one of the summer's most unforgettable performances. This is an ideal place for all you beer lovers, since beer is served in great quantity.