From Mike Mayko, CT Post: The Barnum Festival began with a blast of fireworks Friday night and ended Sunday afternoon with a boom–actually hundreds of booms, coming from all kinds of drums as the Great Street Parade marched along Park Avenue.
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June 29th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
June 27th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Check out Barnum Festival events: Friday, Skyblast Fireworks/Greater Bridgeport Symphony Pops Concert at Seaside Park. At 6 p.m., pre-concert entertainment by the Fairfield Counts Jazz Orchestra. GBS concert begins 7:30 p.m. Fireworks to follow. All free.
June 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Best of Bridgeport, News and Events
Patrons jammed a variety of restaurants and pubs Friday night at the Barnum Pub Fest. Check out the events for Barnum Festival this week. Additional info here.
June 17th, 2014 · 2 Comments · City Council, News and Events
Citizen fiscal watchdog John Marshall Lee addressed the City Council Monday night, illustrating sports as a metaphor for the legislative body’s role with the executive branch. Sport is important to Bridgeporters as participants, as viewers, as business, and as a source of positive inspiration. Sport can provide many lessons, or ‘take-aways,’ for those who pay […]
June 17th, 2014 · 5 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
As the city gears up for its annual salute to P.T. Barnum, the mayor, showman and master publicist, the Bridgeport Bluefish took a page from Mr. Barnum’s attraction playbook. Pete Rose, the all-time Major League hits leader, was the special guest skipper for the Bluefish Monday night attracting national media outlets to the ballpark at […]
June 7th, 2014 · 8 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events
Bridgeport Bluefish management is betting the manager banned by Major League Baseball for betting on baseball will become a box-office bonanza when Pete Rose dons a Fish uniform June 16 as a special guest skipper for the night.
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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.