Things to do this weekend Jan 12th-14th: Connecticut, Rhode Island and Westchester
Event: Disney on Ice – “Frozen”
Venue: XL Center – Hartford
Date: January 12-15
Description: Discover the full story of Disney’s Frozen like never before. Be a part of Anna’s adventure to find her sister, Queen Elsa, whose icy powers trapped the kingdom in an eternal winter. Join Olaf, Kristoff and Sven as they encounter wintry conditions and mystical trolls in a race to bring back summer.
Event: 12th Annual Festival of New Musicals
Venue: The Goodspeed – East Haddam
Date: January 12-14
Description: Every musical got its start somewhere; for many, it was at Goodspeed. Don’t miss your chance to see the next big hit at Goodspeed’s 12th annual Festival of New Musicals. Hundreds of musical theater lovers gather on the Goodspeed campus for staged readings of brand new works as the brightest new writers and performers collaborate to create the future of America’s greatest art form.
Event: Live Music featuring Buddy Cavaleri at Chair 5
Venue: Chair 5 at the Break – Narragansett
Date: January 12
Description: Unwind and listen to the music and stylings of Buddy Cavaleri on the in/outdoor rooftop at Chair 5 (Located at The Break Hotel). Sip artisan cocktails, New England craft beers and boutique wines while you enjoy views of the ocean and our locally sourced menu!
Event: Guided Hike Through Ballard Park
Venue: Ballard Park – Newport
Date: January 13
Description: Friends of Ballard Park is hosting a guided hike on Saturday, January 13th from 10 am to 11 am. taff from Friends of Ballard Park will share information about the site’s history and its unique features, including a vernal pond, quarry meadow and woodland forest as the group walks a little over one mile of trail. Wear sturdy shoes as the hike will follow trails that are steep in areas. Meet at the quarry meadow entrance at 21 Hazard Road. Suggested donation is $5 per person. Rain date is January 14.
Event: Playland Job Fair
Venue: Westchester County Center – White Plains
Date: January 13
Description: On the spot interviews for the first 300 applicants who attend! Seasonal positions include: Cashiers, Rides, Park Management (Operations), Lifeguards, Information Technology, Marketing, Graphic Artists, Electricians, Carpenters, Painters, Plumbers, Custodial, Mechanics, and EMTs. Bring your Social Security card, valid photo ID and three references. Applicants ages 16-17 who plan to complete their application at the fair, must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Eligible applicants that may wish to enroll in Westchester County Payroll Direct Deposit as their form of payment, must either bring with them a blank voided check or a bank issued Direct Deposit Set Up Form which includes their routing number and account number printed on the document.
Event: Conservatory Tour
Venue: Lasdon Park – Katonah
Date: January 14
Description: Join Lasdon’s horticulturist on a Conservatory Tour of the Tropical Rainforest exhibit. Learn about rainforests as well as tropical plants. Weekend Conservatory fee of $7.00 for adults and $3.00 for children 12 years and under. Tickets are sold at the Shop at Lasdon.