6 Free things to do in Hartford this weekend


Happy Hour at the Wadsworth [UA]
When: Friday, June 19, 4PM-5PM
Where: Wadsworth Atheneum
Enjoy free admission to the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art and check out the latest mixed-media exhibition, Mark Bradford / MATRIX 172.
Admission: FREE! www.thewadsworth.org

Free Movies After Dark
When: Friday, June 19, 6:30PM-9:30PM
Where: Goodwin Park
Free Movies After Dark returns this summer with a showing of Paddington Bear.
Admission. FREE! www.hartford.gov


Exhibition: Healing through the Arts by the Veterans Art Foundation [UA]
When: Ongoing through July 17. Saturday hours: 9AM-Noon; weekdays: 9AM-6PM.
Where: 100 Pearl Street Gallery
Discover the cathartic artworks by ten visual artists from the Veterans Art Foundation in this exhibition, Healing through the Arts.
Admission: FREE! www.letsgoarts.org/Gallery

Celebrate Parkville [UA]
When: Saturday, June 20, 1PM-8PM
Where: George Day Park
Get to know your neighbors at this free outdoor celebration featuring art making workshops, basketball, gardening, face painting and food trucks galore!
Admission: FREE! www.realartways.org

Black-eyed & Blues Fest! [UA]
When: Saturday, June 20, 4PM-11PM
Where: Bushnell Park
Head to Bushnell Park for live music from Orb Mellon, Sugar Ray & the Bluetones, Brandon Santini, Funky Dawgz, and more, plus enjoy craft beers and southern cooking.
Admission: FREE! www.blackeyedsallys.com


Rose Show – Elizabeth Park [UA]
When: Sunday, June 21, 10AM-4PM
Where: Elizabeth Park
Enjoy entertainment, tours, community groups, a family scavenger hunt, food, and of course ROSES at Elizabeth Park.
Admission: FREE! www.elizabethparkct.org

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