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Eagle Exploration - Wednesday, May 15
Look for eagles, ducks, songbirds, and birds of prey while learning the basics of binoculars on a 3.5-mile hike. View Details
Full Moon Hike - Friday, May 17
See our parks and trails in the light of the full moon on this guided hike. View Details
Full Moon Hike - Saturday, May 18
See our parks and trails in the light of the full moon on this guided hike. View Details
Dragon Boating 101 - Tuesday, June 4
Learn to dragon boat, or improve your dragon boat techniques in eight fun sessions. View Details
Sunset Screening: Singin' in the Rain - Friday, June 21
Celebrate Make Music Day Hartford with a screening of the 1952 classic, Singin' in the Rain. View Details
Riverfront Food Truck Festival - Thursday, July 11
The Riverfront Food Truck Festival returns for three days of delicious outdoor dining, live music and fun. View Details
Riverfront Fireworks - Saturday, July 13
Don't miss our annual Independence Day concerts and fireworks display. View Details
Sunset Screening: Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse - Friday, July 26
Bring a blanket and settle in for a free screening of Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse at Charter Oak Landing. View Details
Riverfront Dragon Boat & Asian Festival - Saturday, August 17
Registration for this year's races is now open. Paddles up. View Details
Sunset Screening: Avengers: Infinity War - Friday, August 23
Bring a blanket and settle in for a free screening of Avengers: Infinity War at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza. View Details