Make time to visit Bushnell Park

Get out and enjoy a picnic in the park, ride the carousel, run a race,¬†or just relax….

Bushnell Park Carousel

September 4-December 31
Saturday & Sunday – 12-5pm
(look for updated holiday hours for November & December)

Rides – $2

Fall In Love
Bushnell Park Conservancy Fundraiser
October 5, 202
Purchase tickets here

Ongoing Events

Tour of the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch
Thursdays, May-October – 12-1:30pm
Tours lasts 20-30 minutes; no reservations needed unless you are a group of 6 or larger.  Larger groups, send an email ([email protected]) to reserve your time.

Yoga In Our City
Beginning May 22 – Mondays & Wednesdays @5:30pm

Bushnell Park Historic Tour
Saturday, September 9 – 10-11:30am
FREE, but register here

FREE Movies in the Park …and FREE Carousel Rides Too!
Fridays – July 28, August 4, September 1 – rain dates are the following Sundays

Movies & schedule is here

Special Events of Interest

Please click on links for more information, as these are not Bushnell Park Conservancy events.  All information should be on organizers websites. 

Friday, September 1 – Hartford Ballet – Awakening

Sunday, September 10 – Puerto Rican Day Parade

Tuesday, September 12 – Amal Walks Across America

Saturday, September 16 – LEVAS Gospel Fair & Festival

Sunday, September 17 – India Fair & Walkathon

Saturday, September 23 – 22nd Annual Recovery Walks

Friday, September 29 – Light the Night

Saturday, October 7 – Night Fall

Saturday, October 14 – Eversource Hartford Marathon

Saturday, October 21 – 2023 Komen CT More Than Pink Walk

Sunday, October 22 – Out of the Darkness Community Walk

Saturday, October 28 – Greater Hartford Heart Walk

Friday, November 24-January 7 – Winterfest Hartford