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Take a Hike or a Paddle This Summer - Wednesday, July 17
Learn to canoe, take a sunset paddle, or a full moon hike. View Details
Riverfront Food Truck Festival Survey - Tuesday, July 16
Did you attend this year's Riverfront Food Truck Festival? We'd appreciate your participation in our survey. View Details
Cancelled: RiverZumba - Thursday, July 18
Dance, dance, dance the day away in this one hour heart-pumping workout led by instructors from Hartford Sweat. View Details
Tribe Outside - Friday, July 19
Exercise your mind and your body during Tribe Outside, our new class in partnership with Sudor Taino Group Fitness by Karla Medina. View Details
Sunset Paddle - Friday, July 19
Wind down after a long week on a kayak trip -- it's a great way to start the weekend. View Details
Summer Pops: MSB Rocks - Saturday, July 20
The Middletown Symphonic Band will perform chart-topping hits, featuring songs you'll love including favorites from the Beatles and Lady Gaga. View Details
Guided Canoe Trip - Saturday, July 20
This scenic, two-hour tour departs from Great River Park and heads south down the Connecticut River. View Details
Intro to Canoeing - Saturday, July 20
Learn the basics of canoeing on land, and then go for a paddle! View Details
RiverBarre - Monday, July 22
Feel the burn with this ballet-inspired workout that incorporates resistance bands, yoga stretching and controlled breathing. View Details
Guided Canoe Trip - Monday, July 22
This scenic, two-hour tour departs from Riverside Park and heads south down the Connecticut River. View Details
Broadway Magic - Tuesday, July 23
Broadway comes to the riverfront for one night only when Over The Moon Theatre Company takes the stage at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza. View Details
WIP Into Shape - Tuesday, July 23
Take your workout outside at our free, weekly boot-camp style class. View Details