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Rhythm By The Rails

Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, 6:30 pm
Rhythm By The Rails;


Essex Steam Train & Riverboat, 1 Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT , 06426

New to the schedule at Essex Station this year is Rhythm by the Rails, a live lawn concert series throughout the summer. All bands perform rain or shine from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on the lawn of Essex Station and admission is FREE. Snacks and beverages available for purchase. Bring your lawn chair or blanket and jam out all summer long. 

• June 21: Southern Voice —  modern country band 
• July 18: Beatles Forever — Beatles tribute 
• August 23: Rock Solid Alibi — classic rock n'roll

Thursdays on the Dock Free Concert Series

Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, 12:00 am
Thursdays on the Dock Free Concert Series;


Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main Street, Essex, CT , 06426

The Connecticut River Museum’s annual series of free Thursday night concerts will begin at 5:30pm on the evening of July 6th and run weekly through August 31st. Bring a chair or picnic blanket and enjoy a great local act each week! The Museum runs a cash bar serving beer and wine, and Porky Pete’s BBQ is on site offering grilled fare. No BYOB please. Sponsored by Essex Wellness Center.
July 6: Small Pond All-Stars
July 13: Larry Kaplan
July 20: Ramblin' Dan Stevens
July 27: Clari-Vibes Trio
Aug 3: Coast Guard Dixieland Jazz Band
Aug 10: Dizzy River Band
Aug 17: Geoff Kaufman
Aug 24: Meadows Brothers
Aug 31: Longsplice, Dave Littlefield, Don Sineti (3 separate acts)

Free Summer Concerts at The IRONS

Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, 7:00 pm
Free Summer Concerts at The IRONS;


The IRONS Restaurant & Bar at Hilton Mystic, 30 Coogan Blvd, Mystic, CT , 06355

Summer Concerts On Our Patio
FREE for the whole family
Craft Beers & Cocktails available for sale
Barbecue Menu and Chowder available for sale
Bring your blankets and chairs
Enjoy Summer in Mystic - In the Heart of Mystic.
June 30: Sugar

Award Winning Bacon Bourbon Corn Chowder $2
Pulled Pork Slider Duo $6
Local Sausage & Peppers $7
Double Decker Burger with Cheese $8
Hot Dog $4
Assorted Chips $1

Music on the Riverboat 

Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, 6:00 pm
Music on the Riverboat ;


Essex Steam Train & Riverboat, 1 Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT , 06426

What could be more enjoyable than live music while sailing down the Connecticut River and watching a gorgeous sunset?

NOTHING! And that’s why we’re offering three nights of music on The Becky Thatcher Riverboat.

Pick your favorite type of performer from the schedule, or better yet, attend all three!

Friday, June 23: Heartbeat Dixieland Jazz Band Classic Dixie music
Friday, July 28: The Jovial Crew  Songs and tunes of the sea, pub and shore
Friday, August 25: Seat of Our Pants  Country and soulful bluegrass

• Board the train at Essex Station at 6:00 pm for a 6:15 pm departure
• 2-hour cruise down the Connecticut River aboard the Becky Thatcher Riverboat
• Train brings you back to Essex Station approximately 9:00 p.m.
• Food and beverage service are available at the fully stocked bar
(Due to our liquor permit, no BYOB permitted)
• Due to the time of day and duration of the cruise, the Music on the Riverboat is not recommended for children under 10
• Tickets are $45.00, advanced tickets recommended

Each band will perform between the hours of 6:30-8:30 p.m. Join Essex Steam Train & the crew of the Becky Thatcher every month this summer as we dance the night away in front of a beautiful natural backdrop during our Music on the Riverboat concert series!

Sinners Circle: Summer of Song

Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, 7:00 pm
Sinners Circle: Summer of Song;


Hygienic Art Park, 79 Bank Street, New London, CT , 06320

The Sinner's Circle returns at the beautiful Hygienic Art Park Friday, Aug.25! We'll have 8 of southern New England's finest songwriters performing in 2 circles, followed by a plugged-in set from the Sinner's Circle All-Stars. This year's summer extravaganza boasts 8 incredible songwriters, many of whom we've been waiting to get into the Circle for some time! Doors open at 7pm, first Circle is at 7:30 sharp. $10 suggested donation, beer, wine and other refreshments available for purchase.

Circle 1:
Clayton Allen
Becca Gripp
Grant Maloy Smith
Braiden Sunshine ('The Voice' Season 9 finalist)

Circle 2:
Seth Adam
Steve Dedman (Plywood Cowboy)
Kerri Powers
John Speziale (Sweet Mercy)

Followed by the Sinner Circle All-Stars

The Blameless Project

Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, 7:00 pm
The Blameless Project;


Sacred Sounds Coffee House, 249 Hartford Rd., Salem, CT , 06420

High energy Christian rock band The Blameless Project will perform at Sacred Sounds Coffee House, across from The Congregational Church of Salem. Led by veteran worship leader Scot Thompson, The Blameless Project is comprised of experienced and gifted musicians from four different churches who each contribute to the band’s unique and powerful sound. Find The Blameless Project on Facebook at

Sacred Sounds Coffee House provides a casual and family-friendly venue featuring live music, both local and from around New England. They are open on selected Saturday nights each month with doors opening at 6:00 pm and music starting at 7:00 pm. Admission is free. For a schedule of events or more information about Sacred Sounds call 860-420-8397 or visit their Facebook page at




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