Imagination Movers

The coolest kid’s rock band in the world is coming back to Infinity Hall Hartford!

Hogwart's Celebration

Magic returns to the Connecticut Science Center! The Wizarding World comes to life with hands-on fun, special appearances, and one of a kind experiences with your favorite characters.

CT Kids Fair

Kids event filled with all kinds of fun activities for children of all ages. Entertainment, rides, exhibits, attractions, games and prizes, your family will have a fun filled day!

Monster Jam

High octane action entertainment for the whole family!

Pete the Cat The Musical

Everyone’s favorite rockin’ blue cat takes the stage in this musical performance!

Broadway Shows for Teens

Great shows to choose from:  FINDING NEVERLAND, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS.

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Learn to Skate Lessons

Ice Skating Lessons for Kids in CT

January 2 @ 9:00 am - March 7 @ 7:00 pm

Learn to Skate Lessons have begun again January 2, ending March 7. Ice skating is exhilarating, exciting and most importantly fun and a great recreational sport that can be enjoyed all year round by all ages especially at DJ Skate Nights with the hottest tunes playing!  Skating is a fun form of aerobic exercise with proven cardiovascular benefits. Veterans Memorial Skating Rink is a friendly, clean, safe, and comfortable environment for everyone and currently offers the most public skating sessions in…

Free Teen Investigate! Program at Science Center

Free Teen Investigate! Program at Science Center

January 25 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Saturday, repeating until February 8, 2020

Free Teen Investigate! Program at Science Center! Calling all high school students! Join the Connecticut Science Center to uncover the science behind our everyday lives! During this four-week program, we will explore different topics through a series of short courses focused on the weird, cool, and potentially messy ways STEM impacts us. Investigate! meets every Saturday for four consecutive weekendsDuring this four-week program you will discover areas of STEM that you don’t learn about in school. Participants must commit to…

Southington Arts Center Weaving

Free Wacky Weaving Southington Arts Center

January 25 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free Wacky Weaving Southington Arts Center invites you to enjoy paper woven scrolls, a community interactive hands-on weaving project, and a table top small craft amigo locos project that is perfect for young people. The public is also invited to try their hand at the art of weaving on a cricket table loom. All Access artisans will be on hand demonstrating their technique and resident master weaver, Ulla Budde, will share her expertise with those interested in this ancient art.

Sensory Friendly Event at Connecticut Science Center Hosted by Miracle League

Sensory Friendly Event at Connecticut Science Center Hosted by Miracle League

January 26 @ 5:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on September 23, 2018 at 5:00 am

One event on January 27, 2019 at 5:00 am

One event on April 6, 2019 at 3:00 pm

One event on October 2, 2019 at 5:00 am

One event on November 3, 2019 at 5:00 am

One event on January 26, 2020 at 5:00 am

The volume is lowered and the lights dimmed the lights for Sensory Friendly Event at Connecticut Science Center Hosted by Miracle League so you're child can enjoy an exciting day without the bustling loud sounds and bright flashes courtesy! Groups with special needs programs and families with children on the autism spectrum or with other developmental disabilities will enjoy tons of kids’ activities, arts & crafts, and LIVE Gallery Science demonstrations. Tickets will be available online for Sensory Friendly Event at Connecticut Science…

Nature Playdate

January 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Activity stations this month feature amazing ICE! The mud kitchen will be full of ice cubes for digging in and mixing up into icy creations! Excavate treasure out of big blocks of ice! Go on a hunt to find ice gems scattered across our campus! Additional areas open for play and exploration include: Visiting the chickens Building forts in the woods Taking a short self-guided nature hike Enjoying the cars, trucks, and pulleys at Brick City Zooming down the giant…

Infinity Music Hall Hartford CT

Imagination Movers Back in Hartford CT

January 26 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Flying toilet paper! Smoking trash cans! Catchy poprock music! It can only mean one thing: the coolest kid’s rock band in the world, the Imagination Movers Back in Hartford CT at Infinity Music Hall! Rich Collins, Scott Durbin, Dave Poche and Scott "Smitty" Smith are the New Orleans-based Imagination Movers, an alternative rock band for preschoolers and the next big thing to hit Disney Channel in their new Playhouse Disney series of the same name. Though their catchy tunes are…

DJ Skate Nights

DJ Skate Nights

January 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until April 24, 2020

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until September 6, 2019

Ice skating is exhilarating, exciting and most importantly fun and a great recreational sport that can be enjoyed all year round by all ages especially at DJ Skate Nights with the hottest tunes playing!  Skating is a fun form of aerobic exercise with proven cardiovascular benefits. Veterans Memorial Skating Rink is a friendly, clean, safe, and comfortable environment for everyone and currently offers the most public skating sessions in the area. Don't have skates? That's ok! Our Riedell soft skate rentals…

Around The World: Ghana

February 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join the NHSO on a musical journey around the world and through music of various countries. The NHSO free Family Series introduces kids to the sounds and instruments of the orchestra. The next stop in this musical journey around the world is Ghana. Ghana is known for its unique drums and percussion instruments. John Wesley Dankwa will join NHSO percussion as they unite traditional orchestra percussion with the distinctive percussion of Ghana. Featuring: John Wesley Dankwa, percussion NHSO percussion Following…

Winter Festival Burr Pond DEEP Connecticut

Free Family Outdoor Winter Festival

February 1 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

DEEP’s annual Free Family Outdoor Winter Festival provides fun for the entire family with many exciting and fun winter activities taking place from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Children and adults can spend time together outdoors and try ice fishing (ice dependent), go on a hike, try snowshoeing, play winter games, and view a host of demonstrations from LL Bean,  Resources in Search and Rescue (rescue dogs), and more.  Families may also gather around fire pits for a good old-fashioned…

Hogwarts Celebration of Science and Sorcery

Hogwarts Celebration of Science and Sorcery

February 1 @ 10:00 am - February 2 @ 4:00 pm

The Wizarding World created by the popular book and movie series is about to collide with the hands-on fun of the Connecticut Science Center for one magical weekend. At Hogwarts Celebration of Science and Sorcery you can brew your own potions, learn how to properly fight in Dumbledore’s Army, take a scavenger hunt with Luna Lovegood, or get advice from Professor Dumbledore, and of course, visit the Sorting Hat to find out which house you belong to. All this and…

Pop-Up Kids Market Connecticut

Pop-Up Kids Market West Hartford Connecticut

February 1 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Kids make, create or bake their business ideas into profits! Join us on February 1st at West Hartford Town Hall for the first Pop-Up Kids Market West Hartford Connecticut! Kid vendors will sell their products and services and learn the true art of entrepreneurship.

Lunar New Year

February 1 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us for our first annual Lunar New Year celebration! Celebrate the Year of the Rat with fun for the whole family including crafts, live performances, face painting, giveaways and more. Saturday, February 1st from 11am-3pm Event takes place at Center Court and is completely FREE! Sponsored by Boscov's, Aiping Tai Chi Center & Connecticut Post Mall Special performances provided by area organizations including: •Dragon dance courtesy of the Yale-China Association •Kung fu demonstrations by Wu Dang Kung Fu Academy…

Special Olympics Penguin Plunge CT

Special Olympics Penguin Plunge CT

Fun and Fitness for a Cause -- Special Olympics Penguin Plunge CT! A great way to show your community support while helping others in need – physically, socially, and financially. Participating in a fundraiser together is a meaningful family activity, and exercising...

Museums For Families CT

Where can you find adventure, explore a new world, challenge yourself and learn something, for every age -- a museum! Museums For Families CT are one of our favorite outings so we want to share our suggestions: Barnum Museum, Bridgeport called Imagination Station....

Win Tickets to WWE 12-30

Win Tickets to WWE 12-30

Win Tickets to WWE 12-30, Monday Night Raw at XL Center in Hartford CT during school break  -- makes a great holiday gift for your family! TO ENTER - each action is one point: Comment on this Page  TELL US WHY IT WILL BE A FAMILY NIGHT Sign Up for our new Text Alerts...

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