College Commencement, Hampshire College

Hampshire College 893 West Street, Amherst, MA

Commencement, which will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Library Lawn at 893 West Street, Amherst, MA, is open to the public, and anyone is welcome to attend. Please plan to arrive early, as there is no reserved seating. There are no tickets. Air-conditioned overflow seating is available in the Main […]

College Commencement, Bard College at Simon’s Rock

Bard College at Simon’s Rock 84 Alford Road, Great Barrington, MA, United States

The ceremony will be held in-person on Saturday, May 18, 2024, from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm under a tent on the Blodgett Lawn. Additional seating will be available in the McConnell Theater. The event will be live-streamed for those unable to attend in person. Seating will be on a first-come basis.

Connecticut Science Center, Make Fest

Connecticut Science Center 250 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT

 THIS ANNUAL EVENT IS BLOOMING WITH FUN! Join us at the Connecticut Science Center for an unforgettable day celebrating the bounty of Connecticut’s soil and the ingenuity of its people! We’re bringing together a vibrant community of local gardeners, farmers, makers, and artisans, each showcasing the best of what it means to grow healthy, smart, […]

Deerfield Memorial Hall Museum, Open

Memorial Hall Museum 8 Memorial St, Deerfield, MA

Memorial Hall Museum will be open May 4th through June 2nd: Weekends 11:00-4:30. June 4th through October 31st: Tuesday – Sunday 11:00-4:30. We look forward to welcoming you! Learn more about the museum here. Library The Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association Library—located next to Memorial Hall Museum—has an exceptional collection of manuscripts, diaries, account books, town records, maps and […]

Connecticut Museum of Culture and History, Workshop

Connecticut Museum of Culture and History 1 Elizabeth Street, Hartford, CT, United States

Beginner’s Printmaking Workshop $30 Join us in learning the basics of linocut printmaking! In this workshop, led by folk artist Philitha Stemplys-Cowdrey, you will be guided through the whole “block print” process: from designing a pattern, transferring, carving, testing and printing your design to take home. No printmaking experience required, and people of all artistic […]

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Hartford, Harriett Beecher Stowe, Inheriting Freedom

Harriett Beecher Stowe Center 77 Forest St, Hartford, CT, United States

The goal of our intergenerational tour is to encourage conversations about justice between visitors of all ages. We provide an interactive, conversation-based tour experience where we welcome questions and curiosity from adults and children alike. The tour explores the life of Harriet Beecher Stowe and the larger history of anti-slavery activism in the United States, with […]

Turners Falls, Performance

Pamela Means Performs “The Power of the Protest Song” at Peskeompskut Park, Turners Falls RiverCulture is happy to announce that singer-songwriter, jazz musician, activist and educator Pamela Means will bring “The Power of the Protest Song: Our Shared History & Present Day” to Peskeompskut Park, Avenue A and Seventh Street in Turners Falls om Saturday, […]

Storrowton Tavern, West Springfield 250th Anniversary Gala

Storrowton Tavern 1305 Memorial Avenue, West Springfield, MA

The 250th-Anniversary Committee cordially invites you to join us in celebrating 250 years of history. This special event will feature a plated dinner combined with an immersive journey through the history of West Springfield, complete with music, songs, and vivid portrayals of historical figures.

Steaming Tender Restaurant, Live Music on the PATIO

Steaming Tender Restaurant 28 Depot St, Palmer, MA, United States

Come for the tunes and relax with some food! May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm LIVE MUSIC with Larry Simonetti on PATIO JOIN US for LIVE MUSIC with LARRY SIMONETTI who will be performing on the cobblestone platform! Enjoy dinner and a cocktail under the canopy while you enjoy the show! May 18 @ 6:00 […]

Irish Cultural Center, Live Irish Music

The Irish Cultural Center of Western New England 429 Morgan Road, West Springfield, MA, United States

Join us for great entertainment with local legend Dee Reilly on Saturday, May 18 from 6–9 pm. Dee has been playing music most of her life, starting with country, and now with the traditional, and not so traditional Irish music. If you would like reservations, please call 413-342-4358. All are welcome to come and enjoy the […]

Event Series Munich Haus, Biergarten Bands

Munich Haus, Biergarten Bands

Munich Haus 13 Center Street, Chicopee, MA

Featuring the Valley’s best live entertainment! Fridays & Saturdays at 6pm-10pm. Friday May 17th – Off The Record (6-10pm) Saturday May 18th – Stimulus Band (6-10pm) Friday May 24th – Jared (Solo Artist, 6-9pm) Saturday May 25th – Nichols Brothers Band (6-10pm) Friday May 31st – The Skeletones (6-10pm) Saturday June 1st – Phoenix Band (6-10pm) Friday June 7th – Union Jack […]

Event Series 350 Grill, Live Music

350 Grill, Live Music

350 Grill 350 Worthington St, Springfield, MA, United States

Visit the steakhouse and satisfy your food cravings. We have an excellent menu, friendly staff, and live music every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday! LIVE MUSIC WITH JOE P Thu, May 09, 7:00 pm LIVE MUSIC Fri, May 10, 7:00 pm LIVE MUSIC WITH JOE P. Sat, May 11, 7:00 pm LIVE MUSIC WITH ATOA […]

MGM Springfield, What are you doing this weekend?

MGM Springfield One MGM Way, Springfield, MA

We have an exciting weekend of music at the Commonwealth. Come on down and dance! Thursday, May 9th Beau Sasser Trio Friday, May 10th Nightshift DJ Splash Saturday, May 11th Fever DJ WhyNot Sunday, May 12th The Cantalini 3 Thursday, May 16th Gary & Natalie Jones Friday, May 17th Cover Story DJ Onyx Saturday, May […]

Springfield Symphony Orchestra, Season Finale Magic & Glory

Symphony Hall 34 Court Street, Springfield, MA

We are going big to close out our 80th Anniversary season with the powerful combination of Mozart, Shostakovich, and Sibelius. Magic & Glory on May 18 at 7:30 pm celebrates not just another spectacular season, but the power of music under the baton of guest conductor Tania Miller featuring the sensational Rachel Barton Pine on […]

MGM Springfield, Roar! Comedy Club

MGM Springfield One MGM Way, Springfield, MA

John Moses Saturday May 18, 2024 - 8:00 PM John Moses has been delightfully offending audiences throughout the United States, Canada and the U.K. for more than 20 years. A favorite at festivals all over including; The Laughing Skull Comedy Festival, The Boston Comedy Festival; The Cottage Country Comedy Festival; and the Dark Comedy Festival […]

The Mill District General Store, Cars & Coffee Auto Show

The Mill District General Store 91 Cowls Road, Amherst, MA, United States

Cars & Coffee has returned to The Mill District for the 2024 season!  Break out the polish and show off your motors. This is a free outdoor car show that is held at The Mill District’s North Square plaza at 91 Cowls Rd. on the third Sundays of each month from April to October, 8:30 […]

College Commencement, Smith College

Smith College 7 College Lane, Rte. 9, Northampton

10:00 a.m. on campus at 7 College Lane, Rte. 9, Northampton, MA.

The Springfield Armory, Blank Firing Demonstration

The Springfield Armory National Historic Site One Armory Square, Suite 2, Springfield, MA

Take an in-depth look at a historic firearm from a different time period, followed by a blank firing demonstration. Hear the deep BOOM of historic musket and rifle shooting. Visitors can learn about Springfield Armory's historic weapons through the senses of sight, the sounds of rifles blasting, and the acrid smell of burning gun powder. […]

Wistariahurst Museum, Guided House Tour

Wistariahurst Museum 238 Cabot Street, Holyoke, MA

Step into Holyoke's past by embarking on a Wistariahurst Guided House Tour! This historic house offers an immersive experience that will transport you back in time to the lives and times of the people who shaped this vibrant community. Our expert guides will take you through the halls and rooms, providing fascinating insights into the […]