Bristol Roundup

Dog Survives Bear Attack Reported in Bristol


A family’s dog in Bristol is recovering after being attacked by a bear on Monday. Marie Struckman said her dog Charlie was out in their backyard on Holly Berry Road when the bear attacked. In a Facebook post, Struckman said “It was the single most scariest thing I have ever witnessed. ...READ MORE

Bristol Museum to Host Goat Parade


Join the marching goat parade at the Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center on Shrub Road in Bristol on Friday, July 20, 2018. Event goers will have the opportunity to walk with the goats from the Bradley Mountain Farm. There will be plenty of time for hugs and to take pictures. The event also ...READ MORE

Gala to Raise Funds for Mum Festival 2018


The Mum Festival Committee is bringing back the Mum Festival Gala. Each year they restore another historic Mum Festival event. “The Mum Festival Gala (Ball), was a wonderful event in Bristol, bringing out almost 600 guests to the old Bristol Centre Mall in the day. The night will be a classy ...READ MORE

Bristol Wins National Broadcasting Award


Even though the City’s only official television show is less than a year old it has received a prestigious national accolade. The 39th Annual “Telly” Awards named their latest winners this week, and December’s edition of “Uniquely Bristol” was recognized with a Bronze Award in the ...READ MORE

Sunset Sounds Concert Series Announced


Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy music in the lovely setting of the Butler-McCook historic garden from 6 to 7:30 pm on the 2nd Thursday of the month from June through September. Our concerts take place on the Richard P. Garmany Fund Music & Education Terrace (made possible by Hartford ...READ MORE