Downtown Thursdays a free concert series for the community

Photo: Getty Images-Chris McKay / Contributed Photo Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Hip-hop star Rakim will headline the finale of the Downtown Thursday’s summer music series in Bridgeport on Aug. 31; this special free concert will be at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard. Hip-hop star Rakim will headline the finale of the Downtown Thursday’s summer music series in Bridgeport on Aug. 31; this special free concert will   Read more of  Downtown Thursdays a free concert series for the community

Model Yacht Regatta a ‘sight to behold’ at Mystic Seaport

Photo: Contributed Photo Image 1of/3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 Model yacht regattas come to Mystic Seaport Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 5 and 6. Model yacht regattas come to Mystic Seaport Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 5 and 6. Photo: Contributed Photo Image 2 of 3 Model yacht regattas come to Mystic Seaport Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 5 and 6. Model yacht regattas come to Mystic Seaport Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 5 and 6. Photo: Contributed Photo   Read more of  Model Yacht Regatta a ‘sight to behold’ at Mystic Seaport

Walnut Beach arts fest set in Milford

Photo: Arnold Gold / Hearst Connecticut Media File Photo Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 The 2017 Walnut Beach Arts Festival will take place Sunday, Aug. 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Milford beach on East Broadway. The 2017 Walnut Beach Arts Festival will take place Sunday, Aug. 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Milford beach on East Broadway. Photo: Arnold Gold   Read more of  Walnut Beach arts fest set in Milford

Country star Sara Evans to perform at Ridgefield Playhouse

Photo: Kristin Barlowe / Contributed Photo Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Country singer and songwriter Sara Evans will perform at Ridgefield Playhouse on Thursday, Aug. 3. Country singer and songwriter Sara Evans will perform at Ridgefield Playhouse on Thursday, Aug. 3. Photo: Kristin Barlowe / Contributed Photo Country star Sara Evans to perform at Ridgefield Playhouse Back to Gallery   Read more of  Country star Sara Evans to perform at Ridgefield Playhouse

Budapest’s Liget Ensemble presents ‘Hungarian Nights’ with Norwalk’s Crystal Theatre

Photo: The Crystal Theatre / Contributed Photo Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 “Hungarian Nights,” a neo-Gothic musical, will be performed in Norwalk on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 4 and 5. The international cast features Hungary’s Liget youth dance ensemble, from Budapest, as well as cast from the Crystal Theatre of Norwalk. less “Hungarian Nights,” a neo-Gothic musical, will be performed in Norwalk on Friday and Saturday, Aug.   Read more of  Budapest’s Liget Ensemble presents ‘Hungarian Nights’ with Norwalk’s Crystal Theatre

Kevin James at Foxwoods for two shows

Photo: TAC / Contributed Photo Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Kevin James will perform at Foxwoods at two shows on Saturday, Aug. 5. Kevin James will perform at Foxwoods at two shows on Saturday, Aug. 5. Photo: TAC / Contributed Photo Kevin James at Foxwoods for two shows Back to Gallery A second show has   Read more of  Kevin James at Foxwoods for two shows

Chicago Artist Hoists ‘They Live’ Trump Billboard in Mexico

A billboard depicting President Donald Trump as an otherworldly invader, with teeth exposed and eyes bulging through blue and red muscle and tendon, has been hoisted above the streets of Mexico City by a Chicago artist. The ‘80s cult classic film “They Live,” in which skull-faced aliens are only visible to the protagonist when he wears special sunglasses, is the inspiration behind Mitch O’Connell’s project. Feds Warn of ‘Tainted Alcohol’ Reports at Mexican Resorts According to O’Connell’s website, he started a GoFundMe page in April to raise cash for the Read More …