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Connecticut’s Hidden Treasure

Just two hours from Boston and New York and an hour from the shoreline, you’ll find Bristol, a hidden New England treasure abundant with attractions, special events, and history to enjoy. From the natural beauty of picturesque hills and fall foliage, to the high tech satellite dishes of ESPN, Bristol’s City sized with a small town vibe, offering wonderful memories no matter your pace! So whether you’re vacationing, passing through, or staying a little longer, Bristol will fill the perfect piece in your heart.

 

Life

In Bristol

Bristol has a lot to offer – from our historic Downtown district and Federal Hill, to the quaint village of Forestville, there’s a setting for everyone. Discover what makes Bristol great!

  • Education

    Bristol is rated top 5 in the State for education, check out our top-tier educational institutions.

  • Sports & Recreation

    If you’re looking to keep active or add extracurriculars for the kids, check out our vast recreational offerings!

  • Worship

    Our community is respectful of all people and religions. Check out our list of places to worship.

This Week In Bristol

Events for week of April 24, 2017

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Mon 24th

Marc Berger & RIDE @ The Library Coffee House

April 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bristol Public Library
Tue 25th

Wonder of Women (WOW)

April 25 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Aqua Turf Club
Wed 26th

Municipal Collaborative Forum

April 26 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
DoubleTree by Hilton

Firehouse Friends Club at The New England Carousel Museum

April 26 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
The New England Carousel Museum
Thu 27th

Afternoon Movie: Queen of Katwe (2016) PG

April 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bristol Public Library
Fri 28th

Second Annual Art Festival and Open House

April 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bristol Senior Center

United Way Carnival

April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Centre Square
Sat 29th

Second Annual Art Festival and Open House

April 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bristol Senior Center
Sun 30th

Pancake Breakfast - to benefit Brian's Angels Homeless Outreach

April 30 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
St. Anthony Church

Spring Craft & Vendor Fair

April 30 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bristol Elks Club
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