Better Weekend: Culture Club, Food Truck Festivals & More - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Better Weekend: Culture Club, Food Truck Festivals & More

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The dog days of summer are in full effect and there are a ton of activities to get to this summer!

There are so many wonderful events happening all over Ct and beyond, but don't forget the simple days of summer with your family & friends. WE have 10 things you MUST do this summer that will make you unplug but RECONNECT with your loved ones!

Like running through the sprinkler, eating popsicles on the front porch steps, playing in the sand and more! Visit for a fun list!


Tonight at 8pm at the Grand theater at Foxwoods it's 80's Super group Culture Club WITH BOY GEORGE ! Tix still available!

Tomorrow Saturday August 1, 2015, The Compassionate Friends East Of The River CT Chapter  Present: Connecticut's Fifth Annual Statewide; WALK TO REMEMBER DAY OF COMMUNITY AND CARING At Center Springs Park, Manchester, CT - for anyone who's lost a loved one you are encouraged to come and share this beautiful walk  that includes a remembrance ceremony and butterfly release. For details visit  Better weekends at

Tomorrow night celebrate 30 Years of the Reckless World Tour in the Arena at Mohegan Sun with Bryan Adams!!! He has sold more than 65 million records, toured six continents and achieved #1 status in over 40 countries around the world.  (Songs for Scot & Kara to reference: "Run to You"  "Somebody" "Heaven" "Summer of '69" "One Night Love Affair" "It's Only Love")

Starting tomorrow through September 27 It's the Falkner Island Lighthouse Tours in Guilford CT, The Faulkner's Island Lighthouse has been a beacon in Long Island Sound for over 200 years and is the second oldest light house in CT ( New London Harbor Lighthouse is the oldest) Learn how the island got its name, listen to shipwreck stories, try your hand at tying nautical knots and creating signal flag messages, and much more! Admission to the exhibit also includes self-guided tours of the 1639 Whitfield House.

Tomorrow & Sunday it's the Food Truck Festival at The Big E Fairgrounds with over 40 Food Trucks from New England, bands both days and lots of family entertainment! Just like The Big E, get there early for parking and pack in the FUN AND FOOD!!  Both days start at noon, Saturday closes at 8pm and Sunday 6pm.