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Events at The Shops at Yale and in downtown New Haven

Featured Event:

2nd Annual Appetizer & Dessert Crawl and Dog Adoption Fundraiser for the Robin I. Kroogman New Haven Animal Shelter Sunday, August 19, 2018 | 12:00-4:00pm.

Come hungry to this year’s appetizer and dessert crawl featuring 12 amazing appetizer and dessert stops at The Shops at Yale. Tickets are available for just $20 each (plus $2.50 processing fee). Tickets are limited, reserve your spot today! Last year, we were able to raise $2,175 for the Robin I. Kroogman New Haven Animal Shelter. Our goal this year is to raise $3,000. With your help, we can make it happen! See the full list of appetizer and dessert stops and learn how to get free parking for the event, click here.

Plus, August 19 is the first day of CT Tax-Free Week, so take advantage of some great deals at retailers like Urban Outfitters, idiom, J.Crew, Patagonia, Lou Lou Boutique, Yurway Boutique, and many others!

Upcoming Events

Jun
21
Thu
Free Jazz Thursday’s @ Harvest Wine Bar and Restaurant
Jun 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

It’s #FREEJAZZTHURSDAY EVERY THURSDAY (except holidays) at Harvest Wine Bar and Restaurant New Haven from 7-9:30pm! Harvest Wine Bar, in cooperation with Blue Plate Radio and Blue Plate Radio Productions & Bookings, brings you CT’s finest musicians performing for you live inside or outside (weather permitting).  Check out the Harvest Facebook page for a list of performers. Never a cover and some of the best farm-to-fork food you can find! Great vibe, great service and a great place to bring clients, family or friends.  We’ll see you at Harvest!

Pepperland Mark Morris Dance Group @ Shubert Theatre
Jun 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Presented by the
International Festival of Arts & Ideas

The Beatles’ groundbreaking album “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” has turned 50. To salute this milestone in musical history, the International Festival of Arts & Ideas has partnered with arts organizations from around the world to commission the Mark Morris Dance Group’s creation of Pepperland. A huge hit at its debut in Liverpool, Morris’ choreography combines with fresh arrangements of Beatles songs and new Pepper-inspired pieces to create “A brilliant homage to one of the great rock albums” – The Telegraph.

Jun
22
Fri
Pepperland Mark Morris Dance Group @ Shubert Theatre
Jun 22 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Presented by the
International Festival of Arts & Ideas

The Beatles’ groundbreaking album “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” has turned 50. To salute this milestone in musical history, the International Festival of Arts & Ideas has partnered with arts organizations from around the world to commission the Mark Morris Dance Group’s creation of Pepperland. A huge hit at its debut in Liverpool, Morris’ choreography combines with fresh arrangements of Beatles songs and new Pepper-inspired pieces to create “A brilliant homage to one of the great rock albums” – The Telegraph.

Jun
23
Sat
Arts & Ideas Festival: Bike Tour: The Year of the Dog @ New Haven Green: Festival Center
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Your four footed family friends are the feature of this ride as we meet local proprietors of the pet friendly set. Learn about new opportunities to pamper your pet and get great tips for keeping them healthy.

Jun
28
Thu
Free Jazz Thursday’s @ Harvest Wine Bar and Restaurant
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

It’s #FREEJAZZTHURSDAY EVERY THURSDAY (except holidays) at Harvest Wine Bar and Restaurant New Haven from 7-9:30pm! Harvest Wine Bar, in cooperation with Blue Plate Radio and Blue Plate Radio Productions & Bookings, brings you CT’s finest musicians performing for you live inside or outside (weather permitting).  Check out the Harvest Facebook page for a list of performers. Never a cover and some of the best farm-to-fork food you can find! Great vibe, great service and a great place to bring clients, family or friends.  We’ll see you at Harvest!

Jul
5
Thu
Free Jazz Thursday’s @ Harvest Wine Bar and Restaurant
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

It’s #FREEJAZZTHURSDAY EVERY THURSDAY (except holidays) at Harvest Wine Bar and Restaurant New Haven from 7-9:30pm! Harvest Wine Bar, in cooperation with Blue Plate Radio and Blue Plate Radio Productions & Bookings, brings you CT’s finest musicians performing for you live inside or outside (weather permitting).  Check out the Harvest Facebook page for a list of performers. Never a cover and some of the best farm-to-fork food you can find! Great vibe, great service and a great place to bring clients, family or friends.  We’ll see you at Harvest!