Make time to visit Bushnell Park

Get out and enjoy a picnic in the park, ride the carousel, run a race, or just relax….

Ongoing Events

Bushnell Park Tours
Next scheduled tour is Saturday, September 8 @10am.
Meet at the Carousel

Tour of the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch
May-October  on Thursday afternoons from 12:00-1:30pm

Bushnell Park Tree Tours
Next tour dates are September 18 & October 16 @12pm.
Meet at the Carousel

Yoga in the Park
Mondays & Wednesdays @5:30pm
Until the end of August

Bushnell Park Carousel
July & August – Open Wednesdays-Sundays from 11am-5pm
Rental information for parties and other functions
Phone # – 860-585-5411

Paul Brown Monday Night Jazz Series
Schedule of Performers
July 9 – August 13 – 6-9pm

Special Events

Please click on links for more information, as these are not Bushnell Park Foundation events.  All information should be on organizers websites.

Saturday, August 11West Indian Day Parade – Parade from 11am-2pm, followed by concert in the park

Saturday, August 25 – Happy 104th Birthday Party for Bushnell Park Carousel – 11am-5pm

Saturday, September 823rd Annual LEVAS Gospel Fest – 12-7pm

Saturday, September 1519th Annual Recovery Walk– 10am-2pm

Saturday, September 22Peace, Love & Music Together – 10am-1pm

Saturday, October 13Eversource Hartford Marathon, Half-Marathon & 5K

Thursday, October 18 Light the Night – 5pm

Saturday, October 28Making Strides Against Breast Cancer– Registration at 8:30am, walk at 10am