Quassy 106th Season Kickoff: Carload Weekend And Annual Egg Hunt At Quassy Amusement Park

04/26/2014 to 04/27/2014

Route 64, Middlebury, CT 06762. Phone: 203-758-2913. Fax: 203-598-7261.

$35 Carload Weekend - Quassy kicks off its 106th season with a $35 carload special. Up to 10 persons in a vehicle receive an all-day ride wristband for only $35, parking included. Offer valid both days with rides open noon to 6 p.m. April 26 will feature "Spirit Song," Christian outreach group on Carousel Theatre stage. Sunday, Magic & Comedy with Jim & Sandy Sisti. Jim & Sandy will also appear selected weekend days in May, June & September and have daily shows much of August. Also, meet and greet with "Clifford The Big Red Dog" both days. Annual Egg Hunt for prizes at 3 p.m., Sunday, April 27.

16th Annual Indoor Flea Market North Congregational Church - Woodbury


11 Main Street North, Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-262-6259.

WOODBURY-The North Congregational Church will host its Annual Indoor Flea Market & Bake Sale on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 9am to 2:30pm. Over 30 vendors will be selling a wide variety of goods including white elephant, antiques, collectibles, household, jewelry, toys, glassware, crafts and much, much more!Located at 11 Main Street North at the intersection of Routes 6 and 47, the church has ample parking and admission will be FREE. Proceeds from the event will help to support missions, programs and projects within the church. Call for more information

Palace Theater Hosts 3rd Annual Motorcycle Ride Fundraiser - Waterbury


100 East Main Street, Waterbury, CT Phone: (203) 346-2000.

READY, SET, RIDE! Rev your engines and get ready to hit the highway for the Palace Theater's Third Annual Motorcycle Ride on Saturday, April 26, at 11a.m.  Proceeds from the rain or shine fundraising event will benefit the Palace Theater's youth and education programs. Registration for the event begins at 11a.m. in front of the Palace Theater and will be followed by a police-escorted ride at 12:30pm. The 47-mile scenic drive will take riders through the Litchfield Hills, loop through Woodbury and Route 64 in Middlebury, and end back on East Main Street at 2p.m. for live entertainment and refreshments. Radio personality Chaz from WPLR's "Chaz and AJ in the Morning" will be on hand to kick-off the festivities, and after the ride, participants will enjoy live, outdoor entertainment by the Rubber City Blues Band. Riders and passengers will also be treated to their choice of a burger or hot dog, as well as two complimentary beverages, courtesy of Frankie's Hotdogs. Registration for the motorcycle ride is $25 per rider and $15 per passenger. To pre-register, or for more information, call the box office at 203-346-2000.

The Palace Theater's Third Annual Motorcycle Ride is sponsored by Ion Bank, Doc's Motorcycle Parts, Universal Copy, BuckAPlan, PowerStation Events, Haymond Law, 99.1 WPLR, Frankie's Hotdogs and Connecticut Cruise News.

Woodbury's 20th Annual Earth Day


Washington Ave., Woodbury, CT

The event will take place at Woodbury Middle School on Washington Ave, from 11:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Guests will have the opportunity to: Learn how to live earth-friendly. Experience live music and activities for the whole family. Enjoy delicious all natural and organic foods and beverages. Meet Connecticut companies who are making a difference.

Military Museum of Southern New England - Open Turret Days

04/26/2014 to 04/27/2014

125 Park Avenue, Danbury, CT Phone: (203) 790-9277.

Once a month the Military Museum of Southern New England opens its doors - literally - to many of our vehicles! Explore the tanks and amrored vehicles that were active in our nation's conflicts and experience what it's like to pilot history. Sat. 26th 10 am to 5pm and Sunday 12 noon to 5 pm. Tips for Open Turret Days: (CANCELLED IF RAINING) Rubber-soled shoes are required to protect our vehicles from too much wear and tear.Be sure to wear clothing that won't get caught on hatches and parts. Watch your head!

H.O.R.S.E. - Basic H.O.R.S.E. Care Clinic - Washington


43 Wilbur Road,, Washington, CT Phone: 860-868-1960.

Saturday April 26, 2014. 10AM- 12PM Learn the basics for caring for horses. Demonstrations provided. $10 per attendee. Rain or Shine!!

Litchfield History Museum - The Musical World of John Quincy Adams


Corner of East & 7 South St., Rte. 63, Litchfield, CT Phone: 860-567-4501.

3 p.m. All ages. Free for members; $5 for non-members. The concert embarks on a musical journey through the life and times of our sixth President, noted diplomat, theater and opera devotee, and flute player John Quincy Adams. Come hear music from his travels in Paris, London, Berlin, and the United States, including dances and popular music from his personal favorite operas. A unique treat is a performance of Adams' personal flute music from his student days at Harvard University. The concert is performed on period flutes and guitar, including Barbara Hopkins' original Asa Hopkins flutes, made in Litchfield, CT circa 1830 and Judy's 19th century parlor guitar. Registration Yes, email registration@litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org

Litchfield Community Center Hosts Survivors (Swing Band)


421 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT 06759. Phone: 860-567-8302.

On Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 2:30PM the Litchfield Community Center will host Survivors, a swing band featuring all the old melodies you once loved and long to hear again.  $10.  Coffee, tea beverages and treats will be provided.  Pre-registration encouraged.  Call for further information.

Flanders Nature Center Hosts an "Owl Prowl"--Woodbury


Flanders Rd., Woodbury, CT 06798. Phone: 203-263-3711.

On Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 7PM Flanders Nature Center in Woodbury is offering an "owl prowl" with naturalist Russ Naylor leaving from the Sugar House.  Participants should bring a flashlight and dress to enjoy a hike that will be enlivened with facts about the history and habits of this winged wonder of the nocturnal world.  Cost $12 members; $17 otherwise. Call to register.

Waterbury Chorale Presents The Genius of Mozart


16 Church St., Waterbury, CT 06702. Phone: 203-723-0417.

The Waterbury Chorale presents The Genius of Mozart on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 4PM at St. John's Episcopal Church, Waterbury.  Soloists:  Marissa Famigliette, Mariann Vagnini, Jeffrey Hartman.  Tickets:  $20 in advance- $25 at the door.  Call for further information.