August 1, 2022
Rockin' Out at Rockwell -
Summer Concert Series
Tuesday, June 21 - Downtown 6
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Join us for week seven of the free concert series as we enjoy Downtown 6! Weekly performances every Tuesday night - Opening act begins at 6:00 PM and main acts take the stage at 6:30 PM. Bring your family & friends, blankets & chairs, a grab dinner at the food trucks, and enjoy! Learn More
Community Yard Sale
Wednesday, August 3
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
BPRYCS Main Office - 51 High Street
Educational and developmental toys, arts and craft supplies, books, and more will be for sale! All proceeds will benefit the Parent and Child Program. Learn More
3rd Annual Community Conversation
Wednesday, August 3
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Rockwell Park Amphitheater
The Community Conversation provides an opportunity for community members to engage amongst city leaders and numerous City of Bristol stakeholders to discuss what steps are being taken to promote a diverse, equitable and inclusive community. Learn More
7th Annual Neon Nights Float Night
Friday, August 5
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Rockwell Park Pool
Prepare for an electric evening of floating fun! The brightest bash in the neighborhood will feature an array of colorful activities including: glowing pool, live DJ, foam party, drone dome, & the "light up lounge". For Ages 5 and up. Learn More
BEST - 1st Annual Celebration
Thursday, August 11
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Join local community members and BEST as we celebrate "A Story of Hope". Learn More
Movie Night
Friday, August 12
Movie Starts at 8:00 PM
Rockwell Park Amphitheater
We're headed to the park for a movie on the big screen! Grab your friends, family, and favorite snack for a free movie outdoors at Rockwell Park. Learn More
Bristol Green Team
Veterans Memorial Boulevard
Saturday, August 13
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join the Bristol Green Team for the final cleanup of the season at Veterans Memorial Boulevard as we pick up litter. All participants will receive a free t-shirt and we provide all of the cleanup supplies. Enjoy a day in the park while making Bristol beautiful! Learn More
Last Concert of the Season
Tuesday, August 9
6:00 - 8:00 pm
The Rockin' Out at Rockwell Summer Concert Series is coming to an end. Help us close out the Summer Lineup with Soul Sound Revue, Dem Boys Grill, and the Greenhouse Tavern. Opening act begins at 6:00 pm and Soul Sound Revue takes the stage at 6:30 pm. Bring your family, friends, blankets, chairs and enjoy! Learn More
5th Annual Mayor's Back to School Pencil Hunt
Thursday, August 25
Time Varies by Age
Pencil in your calendar for August 25th! The Mayor and our department invite all (pre-kindergarten through eighth grade, and family) to participate in a scavenger hunt for school supplies. This event is FREE but requires pre-registration.
11th Annual Pooch Plunge
Monday, August 22
4:30 - 6:30 PM
Why should humans have all the FUN? Join us for a doggy-only pool party! Bring your four-legged friends out to the pool before they close for the season! We invite social, well behaved dogs that play well with others. Dogs should not be under 6 months old and MUST have current vaccinations and tags. 
The outdoor pools at Page Park and Rockwell Park are open! Cool off through August 21st. The outdoor pools are open 1:00 - 7:00 PM everyday.
BPRYCS at the Farmers Market
Visit BPRYCS at the Bristol Farmers Market and use your SNAP/EBT card to shop for local, nutritious foods! The 2022 Farmers Market is held at 15 Riverside Avenue (Bristol Health Medical Care Center’s parking lot) - visit Bristolallheart.com for vendor and market updates.
City of Bristol
Department of Parks, Recreation, Youth and Community Services
51 High Street
Bristol, CT 06010