Join jugglers, sword swallowers and other circus-themed performers at the Barnum Festival Pub Fest this Friday starting at 5:30 p.m. featuring seven Downtown destinations offering reduced price Ringmaster-themed drinks, and light buffet at each venue. The evening starts at the Barnum Publick House, 1020 Broad Street and ends with the after party at the spectacular […]
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June 19th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
June 9th, 2014 · 8 Comments · City Politics, Development and Zoning, News and Events, State Politics
For City Librarian Scott Hughes to wage a competitive race against freshman State Senator Andres Ayala in an August 12 Democratic primary, he must qualify for public financing. Hughes will host a happy hour fundraiser on Wednesday 5:30 p.m. at Barnum Publick House, 1020 Broad Street Downtown. Hughes is trying to qualify for a public […]
June 3rd, 2014 · 3 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Tickets are now on sale for Barnum Festival events at www.barnumfestival.com and ticketing partner The Bijou Theatre, 275 Fairfield Avenue. Event tickets for the annual salute to showman and entrepreneur P.T. Barnum can be purchased online 24/7 or by calling the Bijou Box Office, open Monday-Friday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at (203) 332-3228.
September 20th, 2013 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, News and Events
Bistro B, a sister restaurant of the Barnum Publick House on Broad Street across from the Margaret Morton Government Center, is the newest addition to the Downtown menu of restaurants. We checked it out Thursday night. Impressive introduction.
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August 16th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Development and Zoning, News and Events
The Office of Planning & Economic Development is proposing a text amendment to liquor control regulations Downtown apparently to fix a loophole in the regulations requiring new bars and restaurants to seek a zoning variance for liquor licenses within “1500 feet in any direction from the entrance to any other building or premises which shall […]
June 7th, 2013 · 3 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Okay, you might need a canoe, but don’t let a little rain keep you away from tonight’s Barnum Festival Pub Fest, a new event in celebration of Bridgeport’s annual salute to Phineas Taylor Barnum, the greatest philanthropist in city history. The Barnum Pub Fest is designed to drive visitors to Downtown establishments for a good […]
January 26th, 2013 · 17 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Several Bridgeport restaurants including Joseph’s Steakhouse, Barnum Publick, both downtown, and Home On The Range in Black Rock made Connecticut Magazine’s list of top eateries. A bunch of us closed down Joseph’s twice last week following performances at the Bijou Theater and Downtown Cabaret Theatre. The staff was like “dudes, it’s midnight, can we go […]