If, as the saying goes, laughter is the best medicine, then Connecticut has plenty of spots that will help you feel better. There have never been as many talented stand up comedians working as there are today, and many of them can be seen here in the state. From intimate clubs to spacious theaters, these are the best Connecticut venues to catch both established names and the aspiring next generation of comedy superstars.
Taking him out for a beer or cocktail at one of these Connecticut bars and restaurants could be the most meaningful present he receives.
June is Pride Month, a time to commemorate the LGBT community’s achievements and contributions to American life. Originally just one day, then a week, then by the 21st century it had become a month-long celebration, and one that has continued to grow in prominence.
These spots are ideal whether you’re a novice who has never saddled up a horse before, an occasional rider looking for some refresher lessons, or an experienced equestrian.
Wedding season is upon us, and hundreds of Connecticut couples will soon be saying “I do.” After the wedding, of course, comes the honeymoon, but it isn’t necessary to travel a thousand miles away or more for it to be a memorable one. There are spots close to the state that are just as beautiful as any far away tropical paradise. Newlyweds will get their marriage off to a great start at any one of these pristine Northeast locations.
Now that the warm weather is here to stay for the next few months, Connecticut residents will be spending more of their time outdoors, even while going out for dinner or drinks. A number of bars have cleaned and opened up their patios after they sat deserted over the long winter. These are the best ones to visit for enjoying cold beers and cool cocktails out in the sun.
Beer Gardens have been gaining in popularity in Connecticut as several bars, breweries and restaurants adding them to attract customers. These are some of the best in the state for spending a warm day under the sun enjoying a cold beer.
Connecticut has plenty of fascinating museums that the whole family will love. Consider spending an afternoon with the kids checking out one of these engrossing, accessible exhibits at some of the state’s best museums.
Connecticut residents who want to join the Cinco de Mayo festivities should visit one of these fine Mexican bars.
The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well in Connecticut, with new businesses starting here every year. A few of these have met with growing success, with their products selling well not just within the state, but beyond its borders as well.