Veronica Martins, a Brazilian artist residing in Bridgeport’s Hollow neighborhood, is perhaps best known for her graphite portrait drawings utilizing existing photographs. Completely self-taught, Veronica has sketched everything from beloved family pooches to the late Blues crooner Amy Winehouse. She is frequently commissioned by residents in her neighborhood to draw family portraits. In May 2013,… Read More
Mayor Bill Finch & Family invite you to the Annual Tree Lighting and Celebration of Lights in Downtown Bridgeport! McLevy Green will be filled with music, lights, and holiday spirit. Mayor Finch and Santa will be lighting the tree around 6:00PM sharp, so get there early! Several musical performances are scheduled and movies for children… Read More
Take a Haunted Tour of Downtown with Michael J. Bielawa, author of Wicked Bridgeport. Tours leave at 6:30 PM from the Port-to-Port exhibition at 140 John Street. Get ready to get spooked!
The Greater Port Jefferson-Northern Brookhaven Arts Council and the Bridgeport Arts + Cultural Council are Bridging the Sound through Art in joint exchange exhibitions, featuring artists from each other’s city from November 7 – 23. Long Island artists will be shown at the Read’s Art Building in Downtown Bridgeport and toasted at a Thursday, November 7,… Read More