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Tickle Me Tuesdays Comedy Night. - Live Stand Up Comedy!

HOSTED BY ONE OF THE TOP LATINO COMEDIANS IN THE GAME , FROM BET, WHO'S GOT JOKES, VIVA AMERICA, QUE LOCOS, & DEF COMEDY JAM TOUR, DAVIAN VELEZ!!

FEATURING

EDGAR RIVERA FROM-TELEMUNDO & VH1

RIP MICHAELS FROM-MTV, NBC, BET, & HBO BAD BOYS OF COMEDY

This Event will be sponsored by Patron Tequila! Shot Girls will be handing out Shots and we'll have Patron drink specials all night long!

Address: 1001 E Main St , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: 203-540-9440 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 203-334-0342
Email: santos@flamboyan.co
Web: www.elflamboyanrestaurantandbar.com
Fee: $10 Tickets or $15 at the door.

January

7 Field of Hope Indoor Carnival - Family fun and entertainment! Games, face painting, food, demonstrations, vendors, activities to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and much more. Nominal charge for food; everything else is free!

Address: 244 University Avenue , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: 203-576-4938 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 203-576-4394
Email: edinao@bridgeport.edu
Web: www.bridgeport.edu
Fee: Free

February

4 - 8 Cupid's Corner - Winter School Vacation Program - Interactive programs for school age children and their families including a live animal, animal stories and animal facts. A different animal is featuried each day.

Address: Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 394-6565 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.beardsleyzoo.org
Fee: Free with museum admission.

March

8 - 10 Black Rock Blues Fest - Concerts, workshops, video screenings, special restaurant menus and much more.

Address: Various locations , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-7917 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.blackrockartcenter.com

14 A Taste of Black Rock - Explore the culinary delights, foods and beverages of the world featuring yummy eats from Taco Loco, Black Rock Castle, Viale's Restorante, The Field, DeliWay, Home on the Range, Soybean Cafe, and Soul of the World Tearoom.

Address: Bridgeport, CT 06605 , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-7917 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.blackrockartcenter.com
Fee: $35.

April

16 - 18 The Very Big Book Sale - Friends of the Bridgeport Public Library fill every nook and cranny of the art center with mountains of books at great prices.

Address: Black Rock Art Center , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-7917 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.blackrockartcenter.com
Fee: Free.

31 Art From the Heart: Children's Art Project - Featuring art work created by children who are healing their hearts and bodies at the Maria Fareri Children's Hospital. Silent auction and live music.

Address: Black Rock Art Center , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-7917 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.blackrockartcenter.com
Fee: $16.

12 Jazz Meets Salsa - The Greater Bridgeport Latino Network and the Black Rock Art Center present a social with Esteban's Latin Jazz Ensemble then dance the night away with a Night of Classic Salsa from the 70s and 80s with music by some of the original salsa superstars.

Address: Black Rock Art Center , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-7917 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.blackrockartcenter.com
Fee: $20.

20 Sizzling Salsa with Son 7 Live! - Saturday April 28th El Flamboyan presents Son 7 Live for Sizzling Salsa Saturday with DJ Freddy!
Brought to you by Patron Tequila and iParty Society.
Come enjoy amazing drink specials, music, food and people!

Feel the breeze @ El Flamboyan

Tickets available @ El Flamboyan or Contact Santos 203-540-9440 for tickets or more information!

Address: 1001 E Main St , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: 203-540-9440 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 203-334-0342
Email: santos@flamboyan.co
Web: www.elflamboyanrestaurantandbar.com
Fee: $10 Tickets or $15 at the door.

May

19 First Friday Art Walk - Painters, sculptors, printmakers, photographers, glassworkers, as well as many other artists display their work on the sidewalk to see and purchase. Free performances at the Black Rock Art Center, 2838 Fairfield Ave.

Address: Fairfield Ave. , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-7917 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free.

20 Fairfield County Children's Choir - Features 240 children's voices in four ensembles along with a guest soloist. Selections range from gospel ballards to classical jazz and folk songs.

Address: Klein Memorial Auditorium , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 414-4292 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $10 & $15.

26 LaDanza - Part of the Barnum Festival. Honor Guard parade of flags, Puerto Rican Danza in tribute to Argentina and folkloric entertainers.

Address: Holiday Inn , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-8495, (866 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.barnumfestival.com
Fee: $50.

3 Whip, Whistle & Watch Luncheon - Official kick-off of the Barnum Festival. Ringmaster Rick Porto receives the P.T. Barnum whip, whislte, and watch, his symbols of office.

Address: Holiday Inn , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-8495, (866 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.barnumfestival.com
Fee: $45.

June

17 First Friday Art Walk - Painters, sculptors, printmakers, photographers, glassworkers, as well as many other artists display their work on the sidewalk to see and purchase. Free performances at the Black Rock Art Center, 2838 Fairfield Ave.

Address: Fairfield Ave. , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-7917 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free.

18 Barnum Festival Wing Ding Parade for Kids - Costumes, wagons, bicycles and scooters in a parade for the younger crowd. Touch-a-Truck, clowns, safari rides, face painting and more.

Address: Seaside Park , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-8495, (866 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.barnumfestival.com
Fee: Free.

July

15 Champions on Parade - Part of the Barnum Festival. An evening of competition and exhibition by leading drum corps.

Address: Kennedy Stadium , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-8495, (866 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.barnumfestival.com
Fee: $10-$25.

16 Barnum Festival - Great Street Parade - One the largest street parade in the state includes floats, marching bands, military units, clowns, mimes and more.

Address: Lincoln Ave. & Capital Ave. , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (203) 367-8495, (866 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.barnumfestival.com
Fee: Free.

14 - 20 Annual Nutmeg State Games - Multi-sport, olympic-style sports festival for Connecticut residents age 8 to 80.

Address: Various locations , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: (860) 528-4588 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Admission.

August

3 The Road to Excellence...Stay in School Family Day - Family Fun Day: The Road to Excellence "Stay In School" will be presented at Beardsley Park in Bridgeport, CT. The event will consist of family games with special guest judges, prizes, live entertainment, food, community vendors, and music provided by DJ Trevor. The festivities will begin at 1 PM with live performances at 4 P. M. This is a free event. The Road To Excellence- "Stay In School" will also feature motivational speeches from future graduates from area high schools, and community leaders who will leave the confines of their offices and venture into the public eye. Rain day, August 25, 2007.

Address: Beardsley Park Area , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: 203-377-3514 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: Events@nycestylze.com
Web: nycestylze.com
Fee: Free

October

4 East Coast Paranormal Police Haunted Tour - The East Coast Paranormal Police Investigation Team invites the public on a haunted tour of the great city of Bridgeport, Connecticut. The tour will leave the Bridgeport Bluefish Parking area at 8PM . The buses will bring you to 13 of the most haunted locations in Bridgeport. The members of the ECPP are all emergency service workers and law enforcement officers. They will give you their perspective on the paranormal as they have come face to face with it on the professional and personal level. The tour will begin at 8PM. The tickets are on sale online through paypal. (seating is limited) If there is a problem with paypal contact James Myers at 826paranormal@optimum.net .

Address: Bridgeport Bluefish Parking area , Bridgeport, Connecticut
Ph: 203-414-9807 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: 826paranormal@optimum.net
Web: www.826paranormal.webs.com
Fee: Tickets are $35.00 Per Person

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Housatonic Museum of Art

Over 4,000 objects including 19th- and 20

Bridgeport, CT Museums


Chief

Guided one-hour tour of Black Rock Harbor aboard the 40-foot Navy Launch Chief. From the deck, view the restored Black Rock Lighthouse (c.1823)

Bridgeport, CT Tours

Bridgeport to Port Jefferson, NY

Crossing time approx. 1 hour 15 min. Capacity: 90-100 vehicles, 1,000 passengers (summer) 500 (winter)

Bridgeport, CT Ferries


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