Category: Listings

Music listings, starting Aug. 24

FRIDAY, AUG. 24 SOUTHINGTON TRAGEDY: METAL TRIBUTE TO THE BEE GEES. 8 to 11:30 p.m. Crystal Bees, 240 Spring St., Southington. $15 at the door.www.CrystalBees.com

Performance listings, starting Aug. 24

NOW to SEPT. 2 OTHER CIRQUE ELOIZE HOTEL. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Sunday at 7 p.m. “Hotel is the story of a place…

Senior listings, starting Aug. 24

FRIDAY, SEPT. 7 PLAINVILLE WHITE WATER RAFTING. Held by the Plainville Senior Center. Take a 10-mile rafting trip on the Deerfield River in Massachusetts. Bring swimsuit or shorts, sandals with straps or water shoes, sunscreen, towel, change of clothes and…

Support group listings, starting Aug. 24

ONGOING BRISTOL NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF MENTAL ILLNESS FAMILY AND FRIENDS SUPPORT GROUP. Last Wednesday of every month. Bristol Senior and Community Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. (860) 205-9542, (860) 830-2129.   NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30…

Connecticut’s sales tax-free week fast approaching

HARTFORD– Connecticut’s 18th annual sales tax-free week is fast approaching. Consumers will not have to pay the state’s 6.35 percent sales tax on retail purchases of most clothing and footwear items that are priced under $100. The week runs from…

Dining listings, starting Aug. 17

MONDAY, AUG. 20 PLAINVILLE PARC HOSTS FUNDRAISER AT OUTBACK. 4 to 8 p.m. The Outback, 817 Queen St., Southington, will donate 15 percent of the bill from diners who present the PARC Outback fundraiser flyer. Flyers are available at www.parcdisabilitiesct.org.…

Health listings, starting Aug. 17

ONGOING SOUTHINGTON FREE BALANCE SCREENINGS. Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Appointments necessary. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. (860) 378-1234.

Kids listings, starting Aug. 17

SUNDAY, AUG. 20 PLAINVILLE ‘ANCIENT REPTILES’ SHOW. 6:30 p.m. Presented by Riverside Reptiles. Learn about crocodilians and turtles. Meet a crocodile, alligator, turtles, tortoises, and an 80 pound swamp monster. Free ice cream. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St.,…

Miscellaneous listings, starting Aug. 17

SATURDAY, AUG. 18 BRISTOL ROCKWELL PARK SUMMER FESTIVAL. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Food, vendors, paddle boats, artists, Kids’ Zone, pie eating contest, car show, live music, skateboarding and basketball competitions. Rockwell Park, West End of Bristol on Route 72.…

Music listings, starting Aug. 17

FRIDAY, AUG. 17 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. Bleachers Bar and Grill, 300 Middle St., Bristol.   OTHER FUNKADELIC FEST. 7 to 11 p.m. Red Ball Express, The Recess Bureau, Murderous Chanteuse, and Jen Durking and The Business. Trinity-on-Main, 69 Main St.,…