Local Hartford Events

Exciting Things to Do Year Round

The Simsbury Inn is only ten miles from downtown Hartford, which is host to thousands of events each year. Additionally, the town of Simsbury and the Farmington Valley are host to a diverse range cultural and educational events. From seasonal celebrations and holiday festivals to sporting events, concerts, food and wine events and more, your stay with us brings the best local and regional events directly to your doorstep.

In addition to the popular nearby events listed below, you can learn more about what’s going on in the area during your stay by visiting the Connecticut Office of Tourism website.

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    New Year's Eve Celebration

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    Thanksgiving at The Simsbury Inn

    To view a sample Thanksgiving Buffet Menu Click Here To make reservations or for additoinal information call (860) 651-5700
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    Christmas at The Simsbury Inn

    Celebrate Christmas with The Simsbury Inn Christmas Eve Join us for Christmas Eve Dinner To view a sample Christmas Eve menu click here For reservations or additional information please call (860)…
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    Dancing in the Street: The Music of Motown

    Friday, June 28th, 2019

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  • Come Fly with Me: Celebrating the Music of Frank Sinatra (with Rob Zappulla)

    Friday, July 12th, 2019

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  • Tchaikovsky at Twilight

    Friday, July 19th, 2019

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  • The Music of Elton John

    Friday, July 26th, 2019 rain date: July 27th Click Here for more information
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    Celebrate America!

    Friday, July 5th, 2019

    rain date: July 6th

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  • SFI

    Simsbury Airport Fly In & Car Show

    September 22nd, 2019

    For more information Click Here

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    HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    2019 dates are: Wednesday, June 19th Wednesday, July 10th Sunday, July 21st Wednesday, July 31st Sunday, August 11th Festival Schedule: Varies from date to date. For information on the day you…
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    Dream Ride

    August 23rd-25th 2019 Farmington Polo Club Farmington, CT Benefiting the Special Olympics For more information: Click Here
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    Hartford Festival of Jazz

    28th Annual Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz July 19th 20th and 21st 2019 Admission is free Click Here for more information
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    First Night- Hartford

    December 31st

    2PM-Midnight

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  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    June 17th- 23rd 2019

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    Simsbury Celebrates!

    18th Annual Simsbury Celebrates!

    November 30th 4:30p-8:00p

    For more information Click Here

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    Big E

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

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    Arts & Crafts Festival (Simsbury)

    50th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival September 14th and 15th 2019 For more information Click Here
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  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/17/2019
    June 17th- 23rd 2019 Click Here for more information
  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/18/2019
    June 17th- 23rd 2019 Click Here for more information
  • SGPF

    HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    06/19/2019
    2019 dates are: Wednesday, June 19th Wednesday, July 10th Sunday, July 21st Wednesday, July 31st…
  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/19/2019
    June 17th- 23rd 2019 Click Here for more information
  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/20/2019
    June 17th- 23rd 2019 Click Here for more information
  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/21/2019
    June 17th- 23rd 2019 Click Here for more information
  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/22/2019
    June 17th- 23rd 2019 Click Here for more information
  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/23/2019
    June 17th- 23rd 2019 Click Here for more information
  • TMMF

    Dancing in the Street: The Music of Motown

    06/28/2019
    Friday, June 28th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Celebrate America!

    07/05/2019
    Friday, July 5th, 2019 rain date: July 6th Click Here for more information
  • SGPF

    HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    07/10/2019
    2019 dates are: Wednesday, June 19th Wednesday, July 10th Sunday, July 21st Wednesday, July 31st…
  • Come Fly with Me: Celebrating the Music of Frank Sinatra (with Rob Zappulla)

    07/12/2019
    Friday, July 12th, 2019 Click Here for more information
  • Tchaikovsky at Twilight

    07/19/2019
    Friday, July 19th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Hartford Festival of Jazz

    07/19/2019
    28th Annual Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz July 19th 20th and 21st 2019 Admission is free Click…
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    Hartford Festival of Jazz

    07/20/2019
    28th Annual Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz July 19th 20th and 21st 2019 Admission is free Click…
  • SGPF

    HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    07/21/2019
    2019 dates are: Wednesday, June 19th Wednesday, July 10th Sunday, July 21st Wednesday, July 31st…
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    Hartford Festival of Jazz

    07/21/2019
    28th Annual Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz July 19th 20th and 21st 2019 Admission is free Click…
  • The Music of Elton John

    07/26/2019
    Friday, July 26th, 2019 rain date: July 27th Click Here for more information
  • SGPF

    HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    07/31/2019
    2019 dates are: Wednesday, June 19th Wednesday, July 10th Sunday, July 21st Wednesday, July 31st…
  • SGPF

    HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    08/11/2019
    2019 dates are: Wednesday, June 19th Wednesday, July 10th Sunday, July 21st Wednesday, July 31st…
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    Dream Ride

    08/23/2019
    August 23rd-25th 2019 Farmington Polo Club Farmington, CT Benefiting the Special Olympics For more…
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    Dream Ride

    08/24/2019
    August 23rd-25th 2019 Farmington Polo Club Farmington, CT Benefiting the Special Olympics For more…
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    Dream Ride

    08/25/2019
    August 23rd-25th 2019 Farmington Polo Club Farmington, CT Benefiting the Special Olympics For more…
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    Big E

    09/13/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/14/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Arts & Crafts Festival (Simsbury)

    09/14/2019
    50th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival September 14th and 15th 2019 For more information Click Here…
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    Big E

    09/15/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Arts & Crafts Festival (Simsbury)

    09/15/2019
    50th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival September 14th and 15th 2019 For more information Click Here…
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    Big E

    09/16/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/17/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/18/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/19/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/20/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/21/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
  • SFI

    Simsbury Airport Fly In & Car Show

    09/22/2019
    September 22nd, 2019 For more information Click Here
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    Big E

    09/23/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/24/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/25/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/26/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/27/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/28/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
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    Big E

    09/29/2019
    September 13th - 29th, 2019 Click Here for more information
  • Special

    Thanksgiving at The Simsbury Inn

    11/28/2019
    To view a sample Thanksgiving Buffet Menu Click Here To make reservations or for additoinal information…
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    Simsbury Celebrates!

    11/30/2019
    18th Annual Simsbury Celebrates! November 30th 4:30p-8:00p For more information Click Here
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    Christmas at The Simsbury Inn

    12/24/2019
    Celebrate Christmas with The Simsbury Inn Christmas Eve Join us for Christmas Eve Dinner To view…
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    New Year's Eve Celebration

    12/31/2019
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    First Night- Hartford

    12/31/2019
    December 31st 2PM-Midnight Click Here for more information
  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/17/2019

    June 17th- 23rd 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/18/2019

    June 17th- 23rd 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    06/19/2019

    2019 dates are:

    • Wednesday, June 19th
    • Wednesday, July 10th
    • Sunday, July 21st
    • Wednesday, July 31st
    • Sunday, August 11th

    Festival Schedule: Varies from date to date. For information on the day you are interested in you may Click Here

  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/19/2019

    June 17th- 23rd 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/20/2019

    June 17th- 23rd 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/21/2019

    June 17th- 23rd 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/22/2019

    June 17th- 23rd 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • St. Pauls Travelers Championship

    06/23/2019

    June 17th- 23rd 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Dancing in the Street: The Music of Motown

    06/28/2019

    Friday, June 28th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Celebrate America!

    07/05/2019

    Friday, July 5th, 2019

    rain date: July 6th

    Click Here for more information

  • HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    07/10/2019

    2019 dates are:

    • Wednesday, June 19th
    • Wednesday, July 10th
    • Sunday, July 21st
    • Wednesday, July 31st
    • Sunday, August 11th

    Festival Schedule: Varies from date to date. For information on the day you are interested in you may Click Here

  • Come Fly with Me: Celebrating the Music of Frank Sinatra (with Rob Zappulla)

    07/12/2019

    Friday, July 12th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Tchaikovsky at Twilight

    07/19/2019

    Friday, July 19th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Hartford Festival of Jazz

    07/19/2019

    28th Annual Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz

    July 19th 20th and 21st 2019

    Admission is free

    Click Here for more information

  • Hartford Festival of Jazz

    07/20/2019

    28th Annual Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz

    July 19th 20th and 21st 2019

    Admission is free

    Click Here for more information

  • HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    07/21/2019

    2019 dates are:

    • Wednesday, June 19th
    • Wednesday, July 10th
    • Sunday, July 21st
    • Wednesday, July 31st
    • Sunday, August 11th

    Festival Schedule: Varies from date to date. For information on the day you are interested in you may Click Here

  • Hartford Festival of Jazz

    07/21/2019

    28th Annual Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz

    July 19th 20th and 21st 2019

    Admission is free

    Click Here for more information

  • The Music of Elton John

    07/26/2019

    Friday, July 26th, 2019

    rain date: July 27th

    Click Here for more information

  • HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    07/31/2019

    2019 dates are:

    • Wednesday, June 19th
    • Wednesday, July 10th
    • Sunday, July 21st
    • Wednesday, July 31st
    • Sunday, August 11th

    Festival Schedule: Varies from date to date. For information on the day you are interested in you may Click Here

  • HIllstead Museum Sunken Garden Poetry Festival

    08/11/2019

    2019 dates are:

    • Wednesday, June 19th
    • Wednesday, July 10th
    • Sunday, July 21st
    • Wednesday, July 31st
    • Sunday, August 11th

    Festival Schedule: Varies from date to date. For information on the day you are interested in you may Click Here

  • Dream Ride

    08/23/2019

    August 23rd-25th 2019

    Farmington Polo Club

    Farmington, CT

    Benefiting the Special Olympics

    For more information: Click Here

  • Dream Ride

    08/24/2019

    August 23rd-25th 2019

    Farmington Polo Club

    Farmington, CT

    Benefiting the Special Olympics

    For more information: Click Here

  • Dream Ride

    08/25/2019

    August 23rd-25th 2019

    Farmington Polo Club

    Farmington, CT

    Benefiting the Special Olympics

    For more information: Click Here

  • Big E

    09/13/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/14/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Arts & Crafts Festival (Simsbury)

    09/14/2019

    50th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival

    September 14th and 15th 2019

    For more information Click Here

  • Big E

    09/15/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Arts & Crafts Festival (Simsbury)

    09/15/2019

    50th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival

    September 14th and 15th 2019

    For more information Click Here

  • Big E

    09/16/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/17/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/18/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/19/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/20/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/21/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Simsbury Airport Fly In & Car Show

    09/22/2019

    September 22nd, 2019

    For more information Click Here

  • Big E

    09/23/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/24/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/25/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/26/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/27/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/28/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Big E

    09/29/2019

    September 13th - 29th, 2019

    Click Here for more information

  • Thanksgiving at The Simsbury Inn

    11/28/2019

    To view a sample Thanksgiving Buffet Menu Click Here

    To make reservations or for additoinal information call (860) 651-5700

  • Simsbury Celebrates!

    11/30/2019

    18th Annual Simsbury Celebrates!

    November 30th 4:30p-8:00p

    For more information Click Here

  • Christmas at The Simsbury Inn

    12/24/2019

    Celebrate Christmas with The Simsbury Inn

    Christmas Eve 

    Join us for Christmas Eve Dinner

    To view a sample Christmas Eve menu click here

    For reservations or additional information please call (860) 651-5700

  • New Year's Eve Celebration

    12/31/2019
  • First Night- Hartford

    12/31/2019

    December 31st

    2PM-Midnight

    Click Here for more information

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