Tag: festival

Mum Parade winners listed

BRISTOL — Hundreds of marchers, musicians, dancers, float riders, and vehicle drivers took to heart the Mum Festival theme “Volunteers, The Heart of Bristol” to make the annual Bristol Mum Festival Parade a rousing success on Sunday, Sept. 28.  …

Area restaurants help visitors get their food on this Saturday with Fest

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Local restaurants in the central Connecticut area are gearing up for Bristol’s first-ever “Flavor’d Food Fest: A Taste of Bristol and Beyond.” In July, Bristol Rising announced the launch of the event, which will focus…

Get festive at Rockwell Park today

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Live music, dance performances, crafts, sports tournaments and other festivities will dominate the West End of Bristol this weekend with the Third Annual Rockwell Park Summer Festival. Organized and hosted by Bristol’s West End Association,…

Up from the underground and onto a Nutmeg screen

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The underground of cinema is opening up in Connecticut this Saturday. And locally-generated filmmakers are making some noise. Meriden-based Jared Marmitt, Middletown-based Kelly DiMauro, New Haven-based Stephen Dest, and Woodbury native Kieran Valla (currently in…