Connecticut Weekend Guide: Best Things to Do October 6-8, 2023!
This upcoming weekend, October 6-8, 2023, there is something for everyone in Connecticut! From The Ride at Pumpkintown, to the Armenian Food Festival, to the Emo Orchestra w/ Hawthorne Heights, to Pounding The Pavement For Pink and the Autumn Arts Festival, you won't want to miss all the exciting events happening this weekend!
October 6, 2023 at 10:00am
Come one, come all to The Ride at Pumpkintown in East Hampton, CT this October! Founded in 1993, this unique
village of pumpkinheads has seen up to 25,000 visitors in a single season. Enjoy the attractions like Mac Pumpkins, the Saloon, a Jail, a Church, a country store, and the farm. The Ride at Pumpkintown is sure to be a fun
and exciting time for the whole family!
October 6, 2023 at 7:00pm
evening of music and emotion! Hawthorne Heights joins the Emo Orchestra at the Warner Theatre- CT for a night of beautiful music. Feel the presence in the intimate venue on 68 Main Street as the night unfolds. Don't miss this amazing show!
October 6, 2023 at 4:00pm
Come explore the Flavors of Armenia at St. George Armenian Apostolic Church! Enjoy delicious
dishes, tasting events, and activities for all ages. Celebrate the rich culture and heritage of the Armenian people in Hartford, CT.
October 7, 2023 at 9:00am
Join the cause this October 7th and take to the streets of Downtown Seymour for Pounding the Pavement for Pink. This 5K is a joint effort between Seymour Tradition and Seymour Pink, Inc to raise funds for both organizations. All levels of runners are welcome to take part and help raise money for a great cause!
October 7, 2023 at 10:00am
The Annual Autumn Outdoor Arts Festival is making its way to the Madison Town Green (Boston Post Road/Route 1 and Copse Road). Featuring representational and abstract painting, photography, mixed media, collage, pottery, wood, glass, fiber, and jewelry designs, the festival is free and pet-friendly. Enjoy a variety of food selections and live music as you browse the artwork from artists from throughout Connecticut and the tri-state region.
October 7, 2023 at 1:00pm
The New Haven Chargers Football team will be playing a game at the Ralph F. DellaCamera Stadium on Rockdale Road. Fans are sure to be thrilled with the exciting action of the team. Everyone is sure to have a great time at the Stadium.
October 7, 2023 at 3:00pm
Celebrate Oktoberfest in style at the Powder Ridge Mountain Park & Resort! Sample more than 50 beers from around the world and watch live bands throughout the day. Compete against others in the Keg Toss and Stein Holding Competitions and take free lift rides from 3 - 5 pm. Join in the festivities at Powder Ridge on October 7th, 2023.
October 8, 2023 at 3:00pm
The Connecticut LGBTQ Film Festival returns to Hartford this October! Celebrate the vibrant and diverse queer cinema scene at Cinestudio, 300 Summit Street. This special event will feature two powerful screenings of untold stories from the LGBTQ experience
at 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM. Don't miss your chance to explore these groundbreaking perspectives!
October 8, 2023 at 10:00am
Lapsley Orchard Annual Fall Harvest Festival is a timeless tradition in Pomfret Center, CT. Enjoy a day of apple picking, wagon rides, live music, and delicious
food at Lapsley Orchard, 403 Orchard Hill Road (Route 169). All are welcome to celebrate the bounty of the season and create lasting memories.
October 8, 2023 at 7:00pm
Visitors to Nightmare Acres in South Windsor, CT, are in for a fright on October 8, 2023 at 7:00pm. This haunted attraction will provide plenty of spooks and surprises for those brave enough to enter. Get ready for a night of terror, only at Nightmare Acres!
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