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  • Great River Park: Pedestrian access only. Handicapped parking is available in the lot at 333 East River Drive. 
  • Charter Oak Landing: Handicapped parking only.
  • Riverside Park: Open for boat launches until 8 pm, open for parking until the lot is full. Boats can come off of the water 30 minutes after the end of the fireworks. 

For more information about the fireworks, visit our events page. 

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Dance Current - Tuesday, July 17
Join instructors from The Dance Collective for a free, no-stress contemporary dance class. View Details
WIP Into Shape - Tuesday, July 17
Take your workout outside at our free, weekly boot-camp style class. View Details
Yoga Flow on the River - Wednesday, July 18
Stretch, strengthen and connect with nature during our free yoga class, every Wednesday night. View Details
River Reads - Wednesday, July 18
We've partnered with the Hartford Public Library to bring you River Reads, featuring different books and guest readers each week. Bring your lunch, and leave with a book from the mobile library. View Details
Sounds of Summer: Reggae w/ Dan Minott - Thursday, July 19
Enjoy high energy reggae and Caribbean music in Great River Park. View Details
Sunset Screening: The Breakfast Club - Friday, July 20
Bring a blanket and enjoy a screening of The Breakfast Club. View Details
Summer Pops: The Best of Broadway - Saturday, July 21
The Middletown Symphonic Band's brings the best of Broadway to Great River Park. View Details
RiverBarre - Monday, July 23
Feel the burn with this ballet-inspired workout that incorporates resistance bands, yoga stretching and controlled breathing. View Details
WIP Into Shape - Tuesday, July 24
Take your workout outside at our free, weekly boot-camp style class. View Details
Dance Current - Tuesday, July 24
Join instructors from The Dance Collective for a free, no-stress contemporary dance class. View Details