El Pollo Guapo Expands into Hartford’s Front Street District

A few years ago, husband and wife duo Heather and Roy Riedl decided to open up a food truck inspired by Spanish-influenced cuisine. Fangirling and pretty much stalking the truck around the state in an effort to track them down, we finally got to have our first Mercado experience. It was amazing. Two years into […]

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Connecticut’s New Professional Soccer Team Gets Ready to Call Hartford Home

Hartford’s professional soccer team is making moves, and it couldn’t make us any more excited. Coming Spring 2019, the renovated Dillon Stadium will become home to Hartford Athletic, CT’s very own professional men’s soccer club. video produced by Lumi Agency and Colony Video  With all the success surrounding the Yard Goats and Dunkin’ Donuts Park, […]

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Where to Find Your Perfect Christmas Tree in the Hartford Area

Nothing gets you in the Christmas mood like going to pick out your Christmas tree, tying it up to the roof of your car, bringing it home and spending the day covering it with decorations. Luckily, there are plenty of farms in the local Hartford area that offer great prices, varieties, and holiday activities. Mark’s […]

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Over the Cold Weather? Enjoy a Heat Packed Dinner at Shu Restaurant

With the first snow of the season making a special appearance last night, we knew it was only necessary to feature this heat packed restaurant, and perfect winter weather escape. Nestled in the corner between A Dong Asian Market and Pho Boston in West Hartford lies the spunky, fiery older sister to Han Hot Pot restaurant, […]

IdleWilde Entrepreneurs Make an Imprint on Hartford

Connor Millican and partner Rachael Guzick have been tucked away in Hartford’s Parkville neighborhood for 1.5 years. Out of their cozy space in the historic manufacturing neighborhood of Hartford, you’ll find the two working endlessly around the clock producing beautifully designed screen printed merchandise (like those awesome Chief Brody’s Banh Mi tees they printed as […]

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Get in the Halloween Spirit at these Halloween Events in Hartford

Halloween only comes once a year. So when it does, you better believe we celebrate it for more than just one night. From block parties to improvised Halloween musicals, check out these events below to get you in the 2018 spooky spirit. Connecticut Horror Story at Tisane When: Saturday, October 27th at 10PM Where: Tisane […]

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New Happy Hour Spot Opens in Downtown Hartford | The Press

It may have the same bones, but you’d hardly recognize the newly revamped space that used to occupy the former Black Bear Saloon. This new restaurant and bar in Downtown Hartford, The Press, now parades a newspaper themed speakeasy interior, with classic prohibition cocktails and uniquely “pressed” foods. Surrounding the establishment hangs large prints of old […]

Celebrate Connecticut Restaurant Week at these Hartford and West Hartford Restaurants

It’s time again for this year’s Connecticut Restaurant Week, bringing special prix fixe menus to the food enthusiasts of the city. Special menus will be running from October 8th-14th. Check out the participating Hartford and West Hartford restaurants below and be sure to call ahead to make a reservation! Hartford Black Eyed Sally’s – Menu Carbone’s Ristorante […]

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6 Fall Festival and Events in the Hartford Area

Enjoy the cooler days, fall vibes, and beer season festivities at some of our favorite 2018 Fall festivals and events in the Hartford area. Night Fall 2018  When: October 6th from 2PM – 8PM (show starts at 6PM) Where: Pope Park, Hartford CT What: Night Fall is a truly magical not-to-be missed community performance that […]