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The Senator Thomas J. Dodd Memorial Stadium is named after renowned US Senator and Connecticut native. Constructed in 1995, it features a grass field, 6270-seater grandstand, skyboxes as well as a gift shop. It is the home turf of baseball team Connecticut Tigers, and has also hosted the Connecticut Defenders, a Double-A affiliate team of the San Francisco Giants. In addition to league games and sporting events, this venue also hosts contemporary concerts.
Chelsea Parade Grounds, also called the Chelsea Parade Green is a prominent green triangular area in Norwich. Home to a multitude of local events and festivities, this historic ground has witnessed many a town festival, parades, anniversary, carnival, galas and other local celebrations for over 200 years. Call the tourist office for more details on current and upcoming events.
The Spirit of Broadway Theater in Norwich puts on unique, off-Broadway-style performances that typically do a one-month run at the venue. Shows range from plays to musicals that cater to a wide variety of theatergoers.
Named after the owner of the newspaper Norwich Bulletin, Donald L. Oat Theater is a multi-purpose venue. It is mainly used as a venue for theatrical performances organized by the Norwich Arts Council. An array of events are held here, such as concerts, community events, workshops and private functions. This theater is also the location for the First Friday Live Sounds shows which showcase live concerts of all music genres.
Features a gallery, First Friday Jazz, First Saturday Folk, Summer Music, and Theater.
The MGM Grand Theater is a 4000-seat venue at MGM Grand at Foxwoods that hosts a variety of special events, concerts and more at this world-class resort and casino. Plenty of big-name performers have stopped by, such as Kayne West, Céline Dion, Sarah Brightman, Jerry Seinfeld and Duran Duran. Only 126 feet (38 meters) separates the stage from the back row, so you are guaranteed one of the best seats in the house! Careful before entering: an animatronic, roaring lion guards the front of the theater!
The Premier Ballroom is a staggering 50,000 square feet of uninhibited viewing pleasure. It's the ideal venue for product launches, executive parties, and expos or any kind of large-sized function. The ballroom has been cleverly constructed without any pillars so viewing from any point of the room is uninterrupted. The Premier Ballroom is extremely flexible in design so it can become anything you wish it to. Situated in the MGM Grand.
Music, memorabilia and more fill this New England Hard Rock Cafe at Foxwoods Resort Casino. Stop on in to hear some great tunes and enjoy delicious eats like tasty burgers, barbecue, chicken sandwiches, hearty salads and Mexican favorites. You might have been to a Hard Rock Cafe before, but this one at Foxwoods is the largest in the area with stunning natural architecture and stained glass.
The Fox Theater is an intimate 1400-seat performance area at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut. The theater has been seen some of the biggest music acts of the 1990s and 2000s, such as Norah Jones, Alicia Keyes, Ashanti and Bill Cosby.
It is hard to describe this resort in a few words, but it is billed as the largest gaming facility in the world, and was New England's sole casino until competitor Mohegan Sun opened in 1996. The action at the Foxwoods Resort Casino starts with five casinos boasting 5800 slot machines and 350 gaming tables. There are 1400 luxury hotel rooms at one of the casino's many hotels, 24 restaurants, a golf course, and a concourse of specialty shops. If you need a break from the gaming tables, the entertainment complex features movies and nightclub action and the amazing Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center is around the bend. A recently addition to the property is the stellar MGM Grand at Foxwoods. Check the website for future event details and rental information.
Located on the located in the Grand Pequot Tower on the Great Cedar Concourse of Foxwoods Resort Casino, Comix is the hangout at the casinos for up-and-coming and well-established comedians. The venue seats 350 patrons for events typically held Wednesday through Sunday evenings.
Seven days a week, enjoy live music performances at the Wolf Den at Mohegan Sun. The Wolf Den attracts big names in music from today and yesteryear and from all genres of music. This venue can be found at the Casino of the Earth and seats 300 guests, so be sure to get there early to find a seat.