Warner Theatre Shrek The Musical JR

08/18/2017 to 08/19/2017

82 Main St., Torrington, CT Phone: 860-489-7180.

Everyone's favorite ogre is back in this hilarious stage spectacle, based on the Oscar-winning smash hit film and outrageous Broadway musical. Beauty is in the eye of the ogre in Shrek The Musical JR., based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film and fantastic Broadway musical. It's a "big bright beautiful world" as everyone's favorite ogre, Shrek, leads a cast of fairytale misfits on an adventure to rescue a princess and find true acceptance. Part romance and part twisted fairy tale, Shrek JR. is an irreverently fun show with a powerful message for the whole family.

Palace Theatre Waterbury Summer Jazz Series: Caroline Davis Quartet


100 E. Main St, Waterbury, CT Phone: 203-346-2000.

After making her mark on the Chicago jazz community for eight years, composer, saxophonist, and educator, Caroline Davis moved to New York in 2013, and has proven to be an active leader and sidewoman in the national jazz scene. Her debut album, Live Work & Play, was featured on All About Jazz's best releases, and she was named one of JazzTimes' Best New Artists in the 2012 Expanded Critics' Poll. Her second album, Doors: Chicago Storylines, was just released as an audio documentary that uniquely sets stories from Chicago's jazz scene from the 80s and 90s alongside her original music. Doors has brought her much acclaim in recent issues of DownBeat and JazzTimes.

Danbury History Museum Free Film Friday


43 Main Stt, Danbury, CT Phone: 203-743-5200.

Join us at 2 p.m.for a free screening of War Horse...Stephen Spielberg's 2011 film that earned 6 Academy Award Nominations and winner of the Oscar for Best Motion Picture of the Year. Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines as the war rages on.

American Clock and Watch Museum Old Cranks


100 Maple St., Bristol, CT Phone: 860-583-6070.

Have you ever wondered what makes a clock tick? Come visit us on the first or third Friday of the month at 10:00 a.m. and follow our Old Cranks around the museum as they set the clocks.

Danbury Concerts on the Green


268 Main St, Danbury, CT Phone: 203-792-1711.

7 pm. BONJOURNEY. Celebrating the music of both Bon Jovi and Journey.

Riverton Grange Fair


9 Riverton Rd., Riverton, CT

Riverton Grange Fair - exhibits, food, displays, and more at Riverton Grange Hall.

Wolcott Country Fair

08/18/2017 to 08/20/2017

245 Wolcott Road, Wolcott, CT Phone: (203) 879-5466.

We have a great line up of bands this year. On Saturday we have two country headliners featuring Julie Roberts and Mark Wills. Check out our Entertainment Page for further information. $6.00 on Saturday and Sunday before 4:00 PM $8.00 Friday, Saturday and Sunday after 4:00 PM $6.00 for Seniors (age 62+) – all hours $19.00 for 3-day pass Your Best Value 10 years old and under accompanied by a parent – Free. Hours: Fri. 4 pm - 10 pm., Sat. 10 am - 10 pm. Sun. 10 am -10 pm.  Check website for complete schedule of events. 

Bridgewater Country Fair

08/18/2017 to 08/20/2017

100 Main St. South, Bridgewater, CT Phone: 860-354-4730.

Adm. $8, Seniors $6, Children 12 and under free. 3-day pass $16. Free Parking. Friday 4-11 pm. Sat. 8 am - 11 pm. Sun. 8 am - 6 pm. The Bridgewater Country Fair is a long standing tradition, preserving the character of the country fairs of yesterday, when farmers and other country folk congregated to compete with their prized livestock, produce, and arts and crafts. In addition to contests, we have music entertainment, shows, and rides. There is a large variety of great food tents throughout the fairgrounds from hotdogs to chocolate covered bacon. Try our famous roast beef sandwiches, chicken breasts, and corn. check website for daily schedule.

Infinity Hall ENTRAIN


20 Greenwoods Rd West, Norfolk, CT Phone: 866-666-6306.

8 pm. Island music from the Island itself....well Martha's Vineyard that is. Do you like Funky Reggae with a Jazzy Blues fusion to it? And some fun brass tones? Yah so do we. Check out the video on these guys. They bring some serious fun to the stage, so bring your dancing shoes, this one's gonna be a blast! Grab your tickets today and come support these incredible musicians and all around great guys!

Ives Concert Park Forever Grateful Music Festival

08/18/2017 to 08/19/2017

43 Lake Avenue Extension, Danbury, CT

1 pm - 10 pm. Check website for concert information.