FRIDAY, JULY 3
THE HARTFORD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ‘CELEBRATE AMERICA.’ 7:30 p.m. Gates open at 6 p.m. Led by guest conductor Eric Dudley. Performing Arts Center at Simsbury Meadows, Iron Horse Boulevard, Simsbury. Lawn tickets, $25. Children 12 and under, $5. (860) 987-5900, HartfordSymphony.org. Rain date July 4.
SHANIA TWAIN. 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $100. TicketMaster.com, 1-800-745-3000.
BROADSIDE. 6:30 p.m. Up All Night Collective, 85F State St., North Haven. $10. All ages.
SATURDAY, JULY 4
MEGHAN TRAINOR. With Life of Dillon. 7 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $45. 1-800-745-3000. Ticketmaster.com
SUNDAY, JULY 5
DEF LEPPARD, STYX. 7 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $79, $59. MoheganSun.com
FIVE IN THE CHAMBER. 4 to 7 p.m. The Halfdoor, 270 Sisson Ave., Hartford.
MONDAY, JULY 6
THE KERRY BOYS. 6:30 p.m. Seth Thomas Park, Thomaston. In the event of rain moves into Thomaston High School auditorium, Branch Road, Thomaston.
TUESDAY, JULY 7
RIVERBOAT RAMBLERS. 6:30 p.m Norton Park Band Shell, Plainville. Bring your chairs and picnic.