Tag: Bristol

Lake Compounce presents Holiday Lights

BY SHERIDAN CYR STAFF WRITER Holiday Lights at Lake Compounce has officially opened for the season, covering the park with hundreds of thousands of glimmering lights. The attraction is open every Friday through Sunday until the end of December with…

Blues shine at all-star game: A big win for the program

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues are only in their third year with the Futures Collegiate Baseball League (FCBL), but Muzzy Field was already selected as the 2017 all-star game site before the franchise was even established. On…

Imagine Nation hosts Celebration of Dance on Saturday

This Saturday, Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center will feature a Celebration of Dance. Megan Boyd with the Naugatuck Valley Community College dancers and alumni will perform a dance excerpt at 11 a.m., and a special performance by the…

Miscellaneous Listings for July 17

FRIDAY, JULY 17 BRISTOL ‘THE LONG, LONG TRAILER.’ 2 to 3:45 p.m. Movie with Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. Free. Register. Light refreshments from the Friends of the Bristol Public Library. (860) 584-7790.…

Seniors’ Listings for July 17

SUNDAY, JULY 19 OTHER OPEN HOUSE AT ARBOR ROSE AT JEROME HOME. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Assisted living and memory care community. Arbor Rose at Jerome Home, 975 Corbin Ave., New Britain. RSVP. (860) 229-3707. MONDAY, JULY 20 PLAINVILLE…

Support Group Listings for July 17

ONGOING BRISTOL NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m. All family, friends of addicts are welcome to attend. Bristol Baptist Church, 43 School St., Bristol. AL-ANON. Tuesdays at 10 to 11:30 a.m. St. Gregory Hall, Stafford Avenue and Maltby…

Music Listings for July 17

FRIDAY, JULY 17 OTHER RUFUS DU SOL. Indian Lookout Country Club, Bridgeport. LES PAUL’S TRIO. 8 p.m. Edmond Town Hall, Newtown. $35. TownHallMusic.net SUNDAY, JULY 19 OTHER ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL. 1 p.m. Includes Slayer, King Diamond, Hellyeah, and…

Performance Listings

JULY 17-AUG. 8 OTHER ‘ENRON.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Presented by Hole in the Wall Theater. A play about one of the most infamous scandals in financial history. Hole In The Wall Theater, 116 Main St., New Britain.…

Kids’ Listings for July 17

FRIDAY, JULY 17 BRISTOL CANDY LAND CARNIVAL. Held by Bristol Parks and Recreation Department. 4 to 7 p.m. Pool games, DJ, foam pit, floats, snow cones, popcorn, and candy land-themed contests. Rockwell Park, Bristol. Free. $1 for snowcones, popcorn and…

Lake Compounce announces new roller coaster

BY TAYLOR HARTZ STAFF WRITER Lake Compounce visitors will begin to see orange tracks piling up through the park’s midway this month, when construction will begin on the new roller coaster, Phobia. The new coaster is the first of its…