Bring your family to a Free Public Block Party at The Bushnell Saturday, September 30! Family events celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month from 11:00 a.m until 2:00 p.m. include live music, food trucks, face painting, balloon artists, salsa and hip hop lessons, scavenger hunt, and much more! Then from 2:00-4:00 p.m. a performance from Ray Gonzalez and salsa lessons. Plus, a rare opportunity for Backstage Tours of The Bushnell.
Elevate the Spirit!
Over 30 million people – of five generations-coming to The Bushnell Over 20,000 performances exciting their senses, heart, mind, and soul. Enriching, illuminating, energizing, and delighting the spirit of the community has been The Bushnell’s constant mission. For over 80 years, The Bushnell has been central to life in Greater Hartford serving as its unique gathering place for arts, education, and community activities.
As a dynamic 21st Century performing arts center, The Bushnell presents, creates, inspires and shares the best in the performing arts; and in partnership with others, serves as a catalyst to advance education, promote economic development and build a sense of community in Central Connecticut.
Today, The Bushnell, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, is the State’s largest arts organization and has been deemed a “Connecticut Cultural Treasure.”