Special Events

Performances are Thursday March 22nd and Friday March 23rd at 7pm and Saturday March 24th at 1pm at the Community Cultural Center, 50 Chapman Place
Based on the classic animated film, Disney's 101 Dalmatians KIDS is a fur-raising adventure featuring Cruella De Vil, Disney's most outrageous villain, and 101 of the most adorable heroes to set their paws onstage. With a high-spirited score and lovable characters, this stage adaptation is certain to charm and delight all audiences. Very talented young people between the age 7-14 years old from several communities in the Greater Hartford area will be performing in this Production, which lasts approximately 40 minutes. Discounted tickets for General Seating are available for East Hartford residents and are just $8 for adults and $3 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased at the door, 45 minutes before showtime.  For more info, visit Lambtheatricals.org or call 860.432.9890.

Friday, March 23rd
6:30 - 8:30 PM
EH High School Pool

Do bunnies like to swim?  We’re not sure, but we know children do!  That’s why we’re having this underwater egg hunt!  For children ages 12 & under.   Spaces are limited - register early! Includes: swimming, use of floats, music, snacks and goody bag.  Participants will be grouped by age and will be assigned a time at the time of registration.  Proper swim attire (bathing suit) is required. Non-swimmers and children under 7 must remain within an arms reach of an adult in the pool at all times.  This event is FREE for residents, but pre-registration is required. 

Age 10 & under
Saturday, March 24th, 9 - 11 AM at East Hartford High Schoo

Parks and Recreation and the EHHS Student Council present this wonderful event for children age 10 and younger.  Children will be delighted to have breakfast with the one and only Peter Cottontail while enjoying fun-filled activities such as games, crafts, face painting, raffles and more!  Tickets are required and are available in main office of East Hartford High School or available at the door.
Fee:  $5 per person.  Children 2 and under are free.

Ages 10 & under
Saturday, March 24th, Begins at 11AM at East Hartford High School

Ready, Set…GO!  Join us after the Bunny Breakfast for an opportunity to participate in our annual Spring Egg Hunt!  Be sure to bring your own bag or basket to collect as many goodies as you can.  Keep an eye out for the Golden Eggs!  All participants will have an equal opportunity to hunt for eggs by respective age groups.

Thursday, May 3rd
6:00 PM, McAuliffe Park

This event is the premier athletic competition for dogs!  It attracts the most entertaining four-legged athletes in the area.  Families are invited to enjoy this unique event and applaud these talented canine athlete entertainers.  For more information about entering the local competition, contact the Parks and Recreation Department. Open to all veteran and novice dogs that can catch a flying disc.  Registration is on site and it is not necessary to have competed previously.  Free to everyone.  Activity # 10014-1