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. Bela Fleck and the Flecktones

    Thursday, December 5
    The Bushnell
    166 Capitol Ave, Hartford
    7:30pm

    Groundbreaking banjoist/composer/bandleader Béla Fleck has reconvened the original 'Béla Fleck & The Flecktones', the extraordinary initial line-up of his incredible combo. More information.
  2. UConn Hockey vs Vermont

    Friday, December 6
    XL Center
    One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:05pm

    UConn Men's Ice Hockey takes on Vermont. More information.

  3. Footwear with Care

    UConnHartfordSaturday, December 7
    UConn Hartford
    10 Prospect St, Hartford
    7:00am-2:00pm


    Footwear with Care will be visiting the UConn Hartford Campus on December 7th for its annual Winter Boot Party. The UConn Alumni Hartford Alumni Network has partnered with the UConn Hartford Campus the Hartford Police Department and Fleet Feet of West Hartford to work with Footwear with Care and provide assistance to area citizens in need. More information.

  4. UConn Hockey vs Vermont

    Saturday, December 7
    XL Center
    One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    3:35pm

    UConn Men's Ice Hockey takes on Vermont. More information.

  5. Wolf Pack vs Binghamton Devils

    Saturday, December 7
    XL Center
    1 Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:30pm

    The Hartford Wolf Pack takes on the Binghamton Devils. More information.

  6. Terrapin

    Infinity Logo NewSunday, December 8
    Infinity Music Hall
    32 Front Street, Hartford
    8:00pm

    Terrapin is the ultimate Grateful Dead experience playing an authentic mix of Grateful Dead and other vintage jam-centric music. More information.
  7. The Trouble Begins: Tom Raines: “Who Was George Griffin?

    Mark Twain House logoWednesday, December 11
    Mark Twain House & Museum
    351 Farmington Ave, Hartford
    5:30-7:30pm


    In an on-stage interview with Mark Twain House historian Steve Courtney, Tom Raines – who plays the Clemens family’s butler, George Griffin, in the museum’s Living History program – will talk about the man he portrays, his life, his role in the household, and his extraordinary outlook on his times. Raines will also tell how he developed the Living History character; discuss the issues of portraying him, especially for African American visitors; and provide a look at Raines’s own dramatic career. More information.
  8. Wolf Pack vs Binghamton Devils

    Wednesday, December 11
    XL Center
    1 Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:00pm

    The Hartford Wolf Pack takes on the Binghamton Devils. More information.

  9. Travelers Chorale: Dream by the Fire

    Wednesday, December 11
    The Bushnell
    166 Capitol Ave, Hartford
    7:30pm


    The Travelers Chorale brings you Dream by the Fire! The Travelers Chorale will be back at The Bushnell with another FREE concert to support their mission to feed Hartford’s hungry with your generous donations of non-perishable food items. More information.
  10. Winter Sharing: The Polar Express

    spectrum in motion logoFriday, December 13
    Asylum Hill Congregational Church
    814 Asylum Ave, Hartford
    6:00-7:30pm


    This wintery season In Motion Spectrum  will conclude the fall semester with an original children's ballet inspired by the holiday classic, The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg. More information.
  11. In the Mix: a OneTable Nosh:pitality Experience

    One table logoFriday, December 13
    Hartford, CT
    6:30-9:30pm


    Get ready, Hartford: OneTable is launching in the area and hosting a mixology Nosh:pitality event to celebrate! OneTable empowers people who don’t yet have a consistent Shabbat dinner practice to build one that feels authentic, sustainable, and valuable. OneTable is a national nonprofit funded to support people (21-39ish) looking to find and share this powerful experience. Please join them on Friday November 1st for some noshing, mixing & mingling with your fellow OneTable hosts & guests alike. Learn about all things OneTable, how to host your first dinner, chat about the importance of hosting within Judaism, and some mixology skills to make your OneTable dinners fun and creative in the coming winter months. Tickets are just $5, and guests can use the promo code BOGOHartford to bring a plus one for free. More information.
  12. Wolf Pack vs Lehigh Valley Phantoms

    Friday, December 13
    XL Center
    1 Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:15pm

    The Hartford Wolf Pack takes on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. More information

  13. UConn Men's Basketball vs. Saint Peter's

    Wednesday, December 18
    XL Center
    One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:00pm


    UConn Men's Basketball take on Saint Peter's. More information.
  14. Wolf Pack vs Providence Bruins

    Saturday, December 21
    XL Center
    1 Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:00pm

    The Hartford Wolf Pack takes on the Providence Bruins. More information

  15. Holiday Cirque Spectacular

    Saturday, December 21
    The Bushnell
    166 Capitol Ave, Hartford
    2:00pm & 7:00pm

    Holiday Cirque Spectacular returns! There is no better way to celebrate the season than with the magical music of the holidays performed by the HSO, set to astonishing acrobatic feats by members of the renowned Cirque de la Symphonie.  Watch these amazing aerialists, contortionists, and gymnasts tumble, soar and dance on and above the stage all while the HSO plays your festive favorites! More information.
  16. UConn Men's Basketball vs. New Hampshire

    Sunday, December 22
    XL Center
    One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    1:00pm


    UConn Men's Basketball take on New Hampshire. More information.
  17. Wolf Pack vs Providence Bruins

    Saturday, December 28
    XL Center
    1 Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:00pm

    The Hartford Wolf Pack takes on the Providence Bruins. More information

  18. UConn Men's Basketball vs. NJIT

    Sunday, December 29
    XL Center
    One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:00pm


    UConn Men's Basketball take on  NJIT. More information.
  19. Wolf Pack vs Bridgeport Sound Tigers

    Tuesday, December 31
    XL Center
    1 Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:00pm

    The Hartford Wolf Pack takes on the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. More information.

  20. UConn Women's Basketball vs. Wichita State

    Thursday, January 2
    XL Center
    One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford
    7:00pm


    UConn Women's Basketball take on Wichita State. More information.