Concerts in Ellington, CT


Forever Grateful: Grateful Dead Music Festival on Saturday, August 20, at 1 p.m.

Forever Grateful

Ives Concert Park

Deadheads rejoice as ten tribute bands celebrate the music of the Grateful Dead, plus The Allman Brothers and Bob Marley, across two stages

$44.18 $25

Rick Derringer on Monday, August 8, at 7:30 p.m.

Rick Derringer

Stafford Palace Theater

The guitar hero is best known for his work with Edgar and Johnny Winter and for hits such as “Teenage Love Affair” and “Hang On Sloopy”

$100.34 $50

Blues Traveler & The Wallflowers with G. Love and Special Sauce on Saturday, August 27, at 7:30 p.m.

Blues Traveler & The Wallflowers

Toyota Oakdale Theatre

Harmonica virtuoso John Popper and crew deliver hooks that bring you back; The Wallflowers drive it home with hits such as “One Headlight”

$61.50 $30

Celtic Thunder: Legacy Tour 2016 on August 28 at 7:30 p.m.

Celtic Thunder: Legacy Tour

Toyota Oakdale Theatre

Six dashing singers from the Emerald Isle deliver a set of their most popular traditional ballads and adaptations of American pop classics

$70 $30

Pre-Sale: R. Kelly: The Buffet Tour on Friday, October 7, at 8 p.m.

R. Kelly: The Buffet Tour 2016

Webster Bank Arena

R&B superstar serenades crowds with songs from 2015’s The Buffet, as well as classics such as “I Believe I Can Fly”

$80.90 $65

The American Music Festival for Lake George feat. Blue Oyster Cult on September 24 and 25

The American Music Festival for Lake George: Blue Oyster Cult, Johnny A., Ryan Montbleau Band & more

Charles R. Wood Park

Blue Oyster Cult and Ryan Montbleau Band headline a weekend full of music, craft beer, food trucks, and skating

$25 $15

Harvey Robbins Presents Royalty of Rock 'n' Roll and the Magic of Motown on September 11 at 2 p.m.

Harvey Robbins Presents Royalty of Rock 'n' Roll and the Magic of Motown

North Shore Music Theatre

The second generation of Motown and rock royalty pays tribute to their forebears, including Ritchie Valens and The Temptations

$52 $28

"The Legends Live On!" on Saturday, August 13, at 8 p.m.

The Legends Live On!

Stafford Palace Theater

Sons and daughters of Gregg Allman, Ray Charles, and B.B. King put a personal spin on their fathers’ hits in a sing-along performance

$66.70 $30

BELONG Tour on November 11 and 12

BELONG Tour

XL Center

Authors, artists, speakers, and a Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter come together to create a community for women from all walks of life

$153.90 $65

Admission for Two or Four to The Village Sound Concert Venue (Up to 38% Off)

The Village Sound

Naugatuck

Local spot features live-band karaoke and regular open-mic nights

$20 $14

Admission for Two or Four to The Children's Museum (Up to 41% Off)

The Children's Museum

West Hartford

Museum engages kids with hands-on and interactive activities and exhibits, including a wildlife sanctuary and planetarium shows

$29.50 $18

Movie, Popcorn, and Drinks for Two, Four, or Six at Parkade Cinemas (Up to 47% Off)

Parkade Cinemas

Manchester

Second-run movies such as The Imitation Game in a community movie theater; popcorn and drinks included

$32 $19

"If/Then"

The Bushnell

The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts

$30 $21.25

Wine Tasting and Tour with Cheese and Souvenir Glasses for Two or Four at Haight-Brown Vineyard (Up to 49% Off)

Haight Brown Vineyard

Haight-Brown Vineyards

Vineyard tour and tasting of complete wine portfolio accompanied by cheese of the day, plus wine glass to take home

$34 $18

Pre-sale: Sebastian Maniscalco, Brian Regan, John Mulaney, and More on September 5 at 5:15 p.m.

Brian Regan, Sebastian Maniscalco, John Mulaney & More

XFINITY Theatre

Sebastian Maniscalco joins Brian Regan and fellow comedians John Mulaney, Jeff Ross, Tom Segura, Iliza Schlesinger, and more

$39.25 $20

$22.99 for Admission for Two to The Museum of Sex, Valid Monday–Friday (Through August 31)

Museum of Sex

Flatiron

Interactive exhibits and more than 15,000 sex-related artifacts explore the truths and enduring mysteries of human (and animal) sexuality

$37 $22.99

Movie and Popcorn for 2 or 4 Adults or 2 Adults and 2 Kids at Apple Cinemas Barkhamsted (Up to 48% Off)

Apple Cinemas Barkhamsted

Barkhamsted

First-run blockbusters in an independently owned theater accompanied by buttery popcorn

$54 $30

Prime Sport 2016 Ryder Cup Deal - Online Only

Prime Sport Sale

Online Deal

$0 $0

Cedric “The Entertainer,” George Lopez, D.L. Hughley & More on Saturday, August 27, at 8 p.m.

The Comedy Get Down

XL Center

All-star comedy lineup includes Cedric ‘The Entertainer’, Eddie Griffin, D.L. Hughley, George Lopez, and Charlie Murphy

$80.75 $65.75

Two or Four Tickets, Medium Popcorns, and Sodas at Apple Cinemas Waterbury 10 (Up to 57% Off)

Apple Cinemas Waterbury 10

Waterbury

Movie night package includes tickets, popcorn, and sodas for two or four for current blockbusters or film classics

$32.50 $14.50

Visit for Two or Four to The Mark Twain House and Museum (Up to 46% Off)

The Mark Twain House and Museum

Asylum Hill

The house of literary legend Samuel Clemens casts a light on his personality and career as well as America in the 19th century

$38 $21

Two-Hour Canvas Painting Class for One or Two People at Paint Craze (Up to 34% Off)

Paint Craze

Longmeadow

Passionate artists teach you how to paint specifically for a canvas in a fun, social setting

$35 $25

Renaissance Fair for Two or Four at King Richard's Faire (Up to 43% Off)

King Richard's Faire

Carver

Kings, queens, and jesters roam the grounds of a festival celebrating its 35th year with food, artisan wares, and entertainment

$66 $42.99

50 Shades Male Revue Show on October 12 at 7 p.m.

Fifty Shades Ladies Night Male Revue

Hartford Funny Bone Comedy Club and Restaurant

Male dance revue comprised of muscle bound hunks excite crowds with sensual moves and Vegas showmanship. Excellent for a ladies night out

$32.64 $15

Colonial Living Museum Visit for Two or Four, or Family Membership to Historic Deerfield (Up to 48% Off)

Historic Deerfield

Historic Deerfield

Take a trip into the past, strolling through a mile-long colonial village complete with homes built as early as 1730.

$28 $16

CT on Tap on Saturday, September 24, at 3 p.m.

CT on Tap

Ives Concert Park

Sample more than 100 new and limited craft beers while rocking out to live music

$35 $25

Comedy Show for Two (Through November 30)

Nick's Comedy Stop

Nick's Comedy Stop

National headliners seen on Comedy Central and late night TV bring laughs to a standup venue that once hosted young Seinfeld and Leno

$44.50 $22

KidsPlay Children's Museum Visit for Two, Four, or Six (Up to 33% Off)

KidsPlay Children's Museum

Torrington

Museum’s hands-on activities include pretend grocery store, and enclosing yourself in a giant bubble

$10 $7.50

New England Patriots Preseason Game for Two with Optional Signed Jersey on August 11 or 18 from Official Fan Package

Official Fan Package

Gillette Stadium

The Patriots welcome rivals from across the league to Gillette Stadium for a preseason gridiron showdown

$200 $159

New Bedford Festival Theatre Presents: "Grease" (July 29–31)

New Bedford Festival Theatre presents "Grease"

Zeiterion Theatre

Danny and Sandy reconcile their romance with the endless pressures of high school in this iconic rock ‘n roll musical set in the ’50s

$58.50 $29

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