• Winterfest 8 hours ago

    Skaters Rejoice with the Return of Hartford's Winterfest

    NBC and Telemundo Connecticut are connecting you to joy this holiday season. So bundle up. Because Winterfest at Bushnell Park is back with a full calendar of holiday activities in Hartford, including free ice skating! Lots of people lacing up Wednesday say they so missed this event last year when it was closed because of the pandemic. With the support…

  • Winterfest Nov 23, 2020

    Organizers Cancel Winterfest

    Organizers announced the cancellation of Hartford’s Winterfest this year due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases statewide.

  • winterfest hartford Nov 23, 2020

    Winterfest Hartford Canceled for 2020-2021 Season

    The annual tradition of free ice skating in Bushnell Park will not be a part of the upcoming winter after Winterfest Hartford organizers announced the cancellation Monday of this year’s event. The iQuilt Partnership had been seeking to raise donations to help put on this year’s event. Winterfest is hoping to make a return next year for the 2021-2022...

  • Covid-19 spread Nov 23, 2020

    Why This Winter Season Is the ‘Last Big Battle Against COVID-19' – and One We Have to Win

    With multiple effective vaccines on the way, Johns Hopkins’ Dr. Joshua Sharfstein says this winter season will be the “last big battle” we face against COVID-19, but that winning the fight and saving lives will require a redoubled effort by everyone.

  • goodbye 2019 Dec 20, 2019

    Kevin and Kerri-Lee's 2019 Rewind

    NBC Connecticut anchors Kerri-Lee Mayland and Kevin Nathan rewind some of their most memorable moments from 2019 as they reported from all over Connecticut, including behind the scenes, exclusive looks at where bears roam, 50 Cent’s former mansion, Vineyard Vines headquarters and Winterfest on skates.

  • connecting you to joy Dec 19, 2019

    Winterfest in Full Swing in Hartford

    Kevin Nathan and Kerri-Lee Mayland joined former Hartford Whaler to check out Winterfest in Hartford.

  • Winterfest Dec 16, 2019

    Mascot Day Held at Winterfest in Hartford

    The weather cooperated in Hartford on Sunday where it was all about the mascots in Bushnell Park. People enjoying some time at Winterfest got to take part in Mascot Day while skating with some fan favorites like Chompers and Choo Choo from the Yard Goats, Cuppy from Dunkin’ and Pucky from the Hartford Whalers. If course, the day wouldn’t...

  • weather Dec 16, 2019

    Mascot Day at Winterfest in Hartford

    People enjoying some time at Winterfest got to take part in Mascot Day, skating with some fan favorites like Chompers and Choo Choo from the Yard Goats, Cuppy from Dunkin’ and Pucky from the Hartford Whalers.

  • Winterfest Dec 10, 2019

    Join Us For Connecting You To Joy Day At Winterfest Hartford

    NBC Connecticut and Telemundo Connecticut are Connecting You to Joy during Winterfest Hartford! From November 29 through January 20, Hartford’s Bushnell Park is alive with winter activities! There is free fun for the entire family. Enjoy outdoor ice skating, free of charge from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Skate rentals are free, too! The historic Bushnell Park Carousel is open…

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