Special Events

Festival of Light

Region: River Valley Location: Constitution Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103 Date: November 24-Jan. 6 Time: Fri., Nov. 24 opening ceremonies begin at 5:30, all other days 4 p.m.-midnight. Description: More than 250,000 white lights turn the Plaza into an enchanting winter wonderland with sparking fountains, sculptures, trees and more. Santa arrives by helicopter on November 24th to turn on the lights. Admission: Free. Phone: (860) 525-8629 Hartford’s Weather Map of Hartford Find additional places to stay or things to do that are within the Hartford area Where to Stay What to do within 5 miles within 10 miles within 25 miles within 5 miles within 10 miles within 25 miles