Other Events

Several exciting events not affiliated with the MetroHartford Alliance are taking place in the Hartford Region!  Find out what’s happening and discover the cultural and entertainment riches of the area.

  1. A Doll's House, Part 2

    logoJanuary 17 - February 24, 2019 
    Theaterworks 
    233 Pearl Street | Hartford, CT 
    Showtimes Vary 

    The play begins with a knock on the door — fifteen years earlier Nora Helmer slammed that door and walked out on her husband and children. Now, she’s kicking it back in, setting the stage for a showdown between her emancipated self and the family she left behind. Lucas Hnath’s Broadway hit is a smart new comedy that raises fascinating questions about marriage and the ways the roles of women have – and haven’t – changed.

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  2. Small Business Night Out 6th Annual ​Black Business Gala

    Small Business Night Out LogoFriday, February 22
    Hartford Marriott Downtown
    200 Columbus Blvd, Hartford
    6:30pm

    The 6th Annual Black Business Gala highlights the influence black businesses have in the state of Connecticut. Each of this year’s honorees have a one of a kind business or has made a historical mark in CT in some form. The evening will consist of dinner, live music, a DJ, dancing, networking, vendors, inspiration, and fun! More information.

  3. Sacred Drum & Sound Healing With Kelvin Young

    OE Tainted LogoFriday, February 22
    Tainted Inc
    56 Arbor Street Suite310A, Hartford
    6:30-7:35pm

    Deepening the Connection with Spirit, Earth Mother and each other through the Power of the Drum and Sacred Sound. This transformational Drum and Sacred Sound Healing is facilitated by Dr. Joseph Breton & ND and Sound Practitioner, Kelvin Young. More information.
  4. Hartford Wolf Pack vs. Springfield Thunderbirds

    Friday, February 22
    XL Center
    One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:15pm


    Cheer on the Wolf Pack against the Springfield Thunderbirds. Click here for more information.

  5. Al DiMeola

    Friday, February 22
    Infinity Music Hall & Bistro
    32 Front Street, Hartford
    8:00pm

    Four-time winner as Best Jazz Guitarist in Guitar Player Magazine’s Reader Poll, Al DiMeola is bringing his incredible band back to Infinity Hall Harford! More information.
  6. Hot Chocolate Soul

    Friday, February 22
    The Bushnell
    166 Capitol Ave, Hartford
    9:00pm

    Hot Chocolate Soul is a delicate balance of Music, Comedy & Poetry with a live band featuring Karl Browne’s Smooth Improvisation. More information.
  7. Women In Science Saturday: When Germs Attack

    Saturday, February 23
    Connecticut Science Center
    250 Columbus Blvd, Hartford
    11:00am-2:00pm

    Observe how different classes of antibiotics work. Learn why antibiotics are effective against bacteria and not viruses! More information.
  8. Hoop N Flow- Beginner/Intermediate Hoop Class

    OE TaintedSaturday, February 23
    Tainted Inc
    56 Arbor Street Suite310A, Hartford
    1:00-2:00pm


    In this beginner/intermediate hoop class, you will learn a variety of fun tricks and ways to work with a hoop you never thought possible. Tori Cummings, has been hooping for over three years and will use her experience to help intermediate hoopers smooth out their tricks and elevate their flow style. Hoops will be provided, but if you have your own hoop, please bring it to class! More information.
  9. Light Your Soul on Fire- Intro to Fire Meditation & Movement

    OE Tainted LogoSaturday, February 23
    Tainted Inc
    56 Arbor Street Suite310A, Hartford
    2:30-4:00pm

    Meditation is a practice that comes in many forms: seated, guided, to dancing & yoga, it is a practice that connects you to the divine, inner Self. Fire is the element that allows you to physically see things transforming in front of you. In this workshop with Tori Cummings & Andrea Cortez , you will be guided into a meditation with fire & be able to move with fire using palm torches. This class is for beginners who are interested in getting introduced to the art of fire movement. More information.
  10. Barbara Hocker Artist Talk: Downstream

    Saturday, February 23
    Real Art Ways
    56 Arbor Street, Hartford
    2:30-4:00pm

    Downstream is an exhibition of sculptural paper works by artist Barbara Hocker. Her work explores nature, creating experiential installations and pieces that engage the viewer in a serene manner. More information.
  11. Shimmies & Shakes: Intro to Burlesque

    OE Tainted LogoSaturday, February 23
    Tainted Inc
    56 Arbor Street Suite310A, Hartford
    3:00-4:30pm

    Join for a beginner burlesque class that is open to everyone - that includes you! Explore the art of sensual dance & movement, without taking any clothes off - & also talk more about why showing our sexy side is so taboo in our society. Wear something you love, bring a prop to dance with, or borrow a boa! More information.
  12. Pumps with Kamari

    OE Tainted LogoSaturday, February 23
    Tainted Inc
    56 Arbor Street Suite310A, Hartford
    5:00-6:00pm

    This sultry dance class allows you to release the sexier side of you and learn how to embody your inner siren. Create your own sexy walk, lines and shapes, learn how to roll your hips, work your hair and isolate body parts. This class is meant to empower you to move as you please and every step you take will be toward a sexier more confident you! More information.
  13. Hartford Wolf Pack vs. Providence Bruins

    Saturday, February 23
    XL Center
    One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:00pm


    Cheer on the Wolf Pack against the Providence Bruins. Click here for more information.

  14. Speak Up Storytelling presents “Crazy Little Thing Called Love”

    Saturday, February 23
    Infinity Music Hall & Bistro
    32 Front Street, Hartford
    8:00pm

    Speak Up Storytelling comes to Hartford with this segment’s theme  “Crazy Little Thing Called Love”. More information.
  15. Shakti Rising Circle! Reclaim Your Throne

    OE Tainted LogoSunday, February 24
    Tainted Inc
    56 Arbor Street Suite310A, Hartford
    1:00-3:30pm

    Embody your wild heart as a queen, a goddess, a priestess, a warrior, a diva who embodies Shakti Rising! All woman possess the powerful spark of shakti (wild sacred feminine). This potent seed of light lies in each one of our hearts. More information.
  16. Men's Basketball vs. Cincinnati

    Sunday, February 24
    XL Center
    One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    2:00pm

    Cheer on the Huskies as they take on Cincinnati. More information.
  17. Baby Grand Jazz

    Sunday, February 24
    Hartford Public Library
    500 Main Street, Hartford
    3:00-4:00pm

    The free, hour-long concerts are held at the Downtown Library, presented in partnership with the Hartford Jazz Society and WWUH 91.3 FM. Shows are free but seating is limited, arrive early make sure you have a seat. More information.
  18. The Corvettes Doo Wop Revue

    Sunday, February 24
    Infinity Music Hall & Bistro
    32 Front Street, Hartford
    4:00pm


    The Corvettes Doo Wop Revue is dedicated to preserving and performing the greatest music ever made - the music of the 1950’s Doo Wop era. From New Hampshire to New Orleans and Virginia to Vegas, The Corvettes perform the great music of the Doo Wop era with a fresh new energy. More information.
  19. Chicago Style Steppin Dance Class

    Monday, February 25
    Hartford Public Library

    500 Main Street, Hartford
    6:00-7:00pm

    Open to beginners and all levels! Come by for a Chicago Style Steppin Dance Class by the Hartford City Steppers. Taught by experienced instructors Princeton Hayes and Jannett Jennings. This is a partnered dance class, but all are welcome to come as individuals, a couple, or a group. More information.
  20. BodyTalk

    OE Tainted LogoTuesday, February 26
    Tainted Inc
    56 Arbor Street Suite310A, Hartford
    6:30-7:30pm

    Explore space, shapes & improvisational dance by candlelight in this unique experience. This class is for Dancers & non-dancers alike, there is no wrong way to do it and no experience is necessary! Lets connect Mind, Body & Emotions - and then put them to music. More information.