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First Night Hartford
This year, First Night Hartford is a free virtual New Year’s Eve celebration. The festivities begin at 2pm. Their website has all the info.
Winterfest Hartford Will Not Open Due to COVID-19
The iQuilt Partnership announced that the Winterfest Skating Rink in Bushnell Park will not open for the 2020-2021 season. Citing the rise in the positive cases in Connecticut, organizers have decided to cancel this year and focus on bringing Winterfest Hartford back next year with expanded programming and an extended skating season.
Carousel & Playground
The Bushnell Park Carousel is closed, but the Playground is OPEN.
Bushnell Park Tours
Group tours of the Park, the Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Arch and our Trees will begin in May 2021. Check back for updates.
Take a walk and check out the new signage in the Park! Lots of information about the Park and its monuments.