New Haven Chili Fest & Classic Car Show

New Haven Chili Fest & Classic Car Show

Come out and support the Community Action Agency’s 27th Annual Chili Fest as it returns to East Shore Park in New Haven on Saturday September 21st from 11am-5pm!

Admission is FREE, but the Community Action Agency will graciously accept non-perishable food donations!

Taste some of the best chili from chili cooks from across Connecticut as they compete for awards and prizes!

There will be children’s activities, live music from local bands, food vendors and a beer & chili tasting from 12-3pm.

Check out The Classic Car Show from 1-4pm. Registration for classic car show participants begins at 12 noon. Entry fee for classic car show participants is $10. Space is limited. Spots are first come, first serve. There will be awards for Competitors Choice, Judge’s Choice, People’s Choice and Honorable Mention.

All proceeds from the Chili Fest will benefit The Food Pantry of the Community Action Agency of New Haven.

Interested Chili Cooks and/or Vendors should contact Sharon Willard at 203-859-6640 or swillard@caanh.net.

Interested Classic Car Show participants should email Drew Carrano at drew.carrano@connoisseurct.com

Enter to win: Music on the Wharf with Case and Next

Enter to win: Music on the Wharf with Case and Next

New Vision Entertainment presents The First Annual Sickle Cell Summer Series featuring Music on the Wharf with Case and Next on Saturday August 17th at The Canal Dock Boathouse on Long Wharf in New Haven. Tickets are on sale at www.musiconthewharf.com.

Enter to win a pair of general admission tickets!

 

The Legends 70’s Soul Concert Tour

The Legends 70’s Soul Concert Tour

RnBClassicSoul Presents The Legends 70’s Soul Concert Tour at The Klein Memorial Auditorium in Bridgeport on Saturday July 20th at 7pm.

Featuring The Delfonics with Gregg Hill, The Blue Notes, The Stylistics Revue, Rose Royce Revue and Pam McPherson, The Dells Revue, The Persuaders Revue, and The Supremes Revue. Don’t miss this magical night of music hosted by Juan Castillo and Dr. Bob Lee.

Tickets are on sale by calling 800-424-0160 or at www.theklein.org

VIP ticket and info only: call 929-360-8472 or visit www.rnbclassicsoul.com

WYBC Town of the Week: East Haven

WYBC Town of the Week: East Haven

94.3 WYBC and Citgo are saluting all the great towns in the Greater New Haven area!

Keep an eye out for the WYBC Street Team all summer long as we celebrate “Town of Week”! Each weekday at 12 noon we’ll be visiting area parks, town greens and some of our favorite businesses giving out free prizes like concert tickets, movie passes and gift cards!

See us this week as we celebrate EAST HAVEN

  • Monday 12-1pm – East Haven Town Beach on Cosey Beach Avenue
  • Tuesday 12-1pm – Planet Fitness, 836 Foxon Road
  • Wednesday 12-1pm – East Haven Town Green located on River Street
  • Thursday 12-1pm – McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus, 655 Main Street
  • Friday 12-1pm – Trolley Square Shopping Center, 370 Hemingway Avenue
Faxon Law New Haven Labor Day Road Race

Faxon Law New Haven Labor Day Road Race

Run in The Faxon Law New Haven Labor Day Road Race on Monday September 2nd! The race starts and ends on the New Haven Green!

Featuring a Half Marathon/Relay, 20K and 5K!

Register here!

Schedule: 

6:45am Packet pick-up & race registration begins
8:10am Town Fair Tire Kids Fun Run START
8:30am 20K & Half Marathon START
8:30am 5K START
9:00am-11:30am Post-Race Party
10:30am 5K Awards
11:00am 20K & USATF 20K Championship Awards
11:15am Half Marathon Awards

 

Course Maps

Starting on the New Haven Green, all courses are flat and fast. The half marathon & 20K courses wind past Yale University, East Rock Park, the New Haven Green and through picturesque Westville neighborhood. To eliminate congestion, we offer two 5K start lines to seperate men and women. The Half Marathon/20K course passes the New Haven Green at Mile 7 offering large crowds and spectators!

You can view all course maps below:

Half Marathon Map

20K Map

5K Map

Kids Fun Run Map

The North Branford Potato & Corn Festiva

The North Branford Potato & Corn Festiva

The North Branford Potato & Corn Festival is back for its 18th year!

August 2nd, 3rd and 4th

The 2019 PoCo Fest will celebrate its 18th year as a free, wonderful, fun-filled family event. The festival started as a one-day affair back in 2002 and has since grown into a three-day spectacular with thousands and thousands of attendees. Stay tuned to the website and our Facebook page for exciting announcements!
The PoCo Festival features live entertainment, a carnival, car & bike show, food vendors and more! Admission is FREE!
Get more info at www.nbpotatofest.com.
As always, this incredible event could not exist without their Sponsors and Volunteers. The PoCo Fest thanks you for supporting this wonderful community event!
Hammer’s House Party

Hammer’s House Party

Hammer’s House Party featuring MC Hammer, Naughty By Nature, Kid N Play and 2 Live Crew comes to The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Saturday August 10, 2019.

Tickets are on sale at www.foxwoods.com.

 

About The Show (via www.foxwoods.com)

Hammer’s House Party brings together some of the most recognizable Hip-Hop and R&B acts from the ‘80s and ‘90s to one stage. Hammer’s pulling out all the stops for this star-studded, once-in-a-lifetime concert event. Hammer’s House Party invites fans to reminisce with some of the most iconic names in pop, hip-hop and R&B. Performers MC Hammer, Kid ‘n Play, 2 Live Crew, and Naughty By Nature will perform the biggest hits of a generation. Audiences can expect to hear chart-topping hits like MC Hammer’s “U Can’t Touch This” and “2 Legit 2 Quit,”. Kid ‘n Play’s “Ain’t Gonna Hurt Nobody,” and many, many more during this nostalgia-themed night out that will bring the hits and get you dancing. Don’t miss this once in a lifetime event.

Enter to win: Hammer’s House Party

Enter to win: Hammer’s House Party

Hammer’s House Party featuring MC Hammer, Naughty By Nature, Kid N Play and 2 Live Crew comes to The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Saturday August 10, 2019. Tickets are on sale at www.foxwoods.com.

Enter to win a pair of tickets!