Top Craft Beers In Connecticut For Your 4th of July Backyard BBQThe Fourth of July is that one day in the summer when almost everyone goes out for a picnic, hosts a barbecue, heads out to a tailgate party or just grills up a pile of hot dogs and hamburgers on the back deck. Nothing goes better with any of those experiences or the foods served at them than a nice, clean, cold beer. Here are five of the top craft beers that can help make the holiday special, and the breweries in Connecticut that make them.
Top Outdoor Art In ConnecticutWhether it is a bright mural on the side of a parking garage, a collection of graffiti on a building, or a series of sculptures or other creations made of stone, steel or iron, some of the finest and most creative contemporary art is designed to be displayed outdoors. Connecticut is known for its commitment to the arts, and is fortunate to the be home for many of the nation's leading outdoor artists, as well as the gardens and streets where their art is on display.
Fan's Guide to The Ballpark at Harbor YardFans have been enjoying ball games in Connecticut for nearly 150 years, and while the state does not have any major league teams, it has four minor league clubs, two of which played their first games this April. The oldest of those four teams, the Bridgeport Bluefish, have only been playing since 1998, but have been doing so in a stadium built for them that same year. Here is a guide to their home field, The Ballpark at Harbor Yard.
Top Father's Day Restaurants In ConnecticutConnecticut has a wonderful variety of restaurants from which to celebrate Father's Day. Here are just five of the top restaurants in the state that could make your dad's day special.
Top Apple Pie In ConnecticutA producer of apples since colonial days, Connecticut bakers know how to make the most of that bounty.
Top Macarons In ConnecticutHere are just five of the top places in Connecticut to find these luscious treats.
Top Spots For Tap Dancing Lessons In ConnecticutTap remains a popular form of exercise as well as dance. Here are just five of the top spots to take tap dancing lessons in Connecticut.
Top Spots To See Spring Wildflowers In ConnecticutThere are many scenic roads and trails from which drivers and their passengers can enjoy the glory of spring in blossom, but even better places to view such bounty can be found in Connecticut's many parks.
Top Creme Brulee In ConnecticutA warm and satisfying dessert that is also both simple to make and grand to serve, creme brulee is one of the top selections on any fine restaurant's menu.
Top Spots To Buy Speakers In ConnecticutGood music should be listened to through good speakers, and Connecticut has many fine audio dealers who not only sell top-of-the-line sound systems but will advise, design and even install such systems in the home, office or club.
Top Irish Pubs In ConnecticutConnecticut has sports bars, country bars, bars with history and bars with music and dancing, but there is something about an Irish pub that for many sets it aside from all of the rest. Here are just five of the top Irish pubs in the state.
Top Bakeries In Connecticut For Pie DayMarch 14 is National Pie Day, and pie-lovers in Connecticut can rejoice, for there are many great bakeries around the state where they can go and buy the fruit, cream, nut or other pie of their dreams with which to mark that glorious date.