Creative Cocktail Hour at Real Art Ways

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Creative Cocktail Hour

Live music, immersive art exhibitions and openings, DJ, and you. Come as you are.
This Creative Cocktail Hour event is sponsored by our friends at Guilford Savings Bank!

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A monthly experience of art, community, and connection in Hartford.

Everybody is welcome, conversations abound, people connect.

Come with friends, come by yourself, hangout. Creative Cocktail Hour is a great way to meet new people!


Live Music: Colmena

Jim Hunt – trumpet

Nelson Bello – congas

Jeffry McQuillan – percussion, cajón

Kris Jensen – saxophone, flute

Edwin Rios – guitar

Carlos Hernandez Chavez on bass.

A mix of Latin Jazz, jazz standards, rock and R&B.

Art Exhibition Openings: 

El Disco Es Cultura by Real Art Award Recipient and Hartford’s own Adrian Martinez Chavez

Ayiti, I Saw It In A Dream by Real Art Award Recipient Steven Baboun

Exhibitions by: 

Ying YeBurn The Midnight Oil 

Food Truck: Auntie’s Pasta and Muncher’s International

Art Making Activities

& You!

Creative Cocktail Hour is about community and expression.

Buy your tickets online and skip the line at the door! Free for Real Art Ways Members, $15 General Admission