Upcoming PLR Events


Chaz & AJ Arts Television & Appliance Food Fest

Don’t miss the first ever Chaz & AJ Art’s Television & Appliance Food Fest happening Thursday, September 26 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Grassy Hill Country Club in Orange, to benefit the Chaz & AJ McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus Toy Drive. Sip and sample your way through some of the hottest New Haven…Continue Reading


Branford Rotary & YMCA Thanksgiving Day 5K

Join 99.1 PLR for a Thanksgiving Day tradition! The Branford Rotary & YMCA 5K on Thanksgiving Day: Thursday November 28, 2019. REGISTER ONLINE HERE The flat 5K begins and finishes at Walsh Intermediate School, 185 Damascus Road in Branford. The course is flat & fast traveling through Branford’s scenic Route 146 and Pine Orchard Golf…Continue Reading


Ashley Homestore Grand Opening

Join 99.1 PLR’s Mike Lapitino for the Grand Opening Celebration of Ashley Homestore, 950 Wolcott Street in Waterbury, on Friday September 27th from 10am-12pm! For more than 70 years, Ashley Homestore set out to prove furniture can be made a better way. They design and craft timeless styles that are comfortable and livable. For their…Continue Reading


Hot Coco 5K & Kids Fun Run

Abilities Without Boundaries hosts its ELEVENTH ANNUAL HOT COCO 5K, KIDS FUN RUN and 1-MILE WALK on Saturday November 16th at Norton Elementary School, 414 North Brooksvale Road in Cheshire! Almost 1,000 runners participated in the 2018 race with thousands of people in the crowd meeting our sponsors, and of course sipping on our delicious…Continue Reading


The Hammonassett Festival

Hammonassett Festival Celebrates Nature and Native American Heritage! The 9th Hammonassett Festival will return to the Guilford Fairgrounds at 111 Lovers Lane to honor the environment and Native American cultures. The two-day celebration will take place on Saturday, October 5, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, October 6, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.…Continue Reading


Animal Awareness Day in Branford

Branford Compassion Club will host its annual Animal Awareness Day on Sunday, October 6, 2019, rain or shine, on the Branford Green from 12 noon to – 4 p.m. Rain or Shine! Featuring a Blessing of the Animals at 1:30, Live Music, Animal Rescue Organizations, Children’s Activities, Business Vendors, Bake Sale, Dog Kissing Booth, Pygmy…Continue Reading


Benhaven SPARK / Yale Walk For Autism

Come out and participate in the Benhaven SPARK / Yale Walk For Autism on Sunday September 29th at North Haven Middle School, 55 Bailey Road in North Haven! Register online today! The flat 2 Mile Walk travels from the track at North Haven Middle School and along Bailey Road.   Schedule 7:30am: Packet Pick-Up &…Continue Reading


PLR Yale Football Tailgate Parties

Yale Football has been a New Haven tradition for nearly 150 years! This year Yale is gearing up for another exciting season as they look to win another Ivy League Championship! Another tradition at Yale is the legendary 99.1 PLR Yale Football Tailgate Parties powered by Town Fair Tire! Starts 2 hours before kickoff at…Continue Reading


The North Haven Rotary and Tessa Marie Memorial 5k & Walk

The North Haven Rotary Club and Tessa Marie Memorial will host their 8th annual 5k & Fun Run on Sunday, November 10th, at the North Haven High School, 221 Elm Street, North Haven. Register Online Here As always, all proceeds will benefit community charities and causes. Half of the proceeds go towards children in need,…Continue Reading


Smoke In The Valley 2019

Smoke in the Valley returns for the 10th year to a new location at Bad Sons Beer Co. in Derby on Saturday October 5th from 1:00-4:30pm. Bad Sons Beer Co. is located at 251 Roosevelt Drive in Derby. CT’s largest Beerfest, the festival will feature a Homebrew Competition, Beer from Over 30 Local, Regional and…Continue Reading


The 100th Durham Fair

The Durham Fair is back for its 100th annual event! Come out for some great fun starting Thursday, September 26th and running through Sunday September 29th. Frontline entertainers include The Little River Band on Friday and a USO Troope on Sunday to celebrate Military Appreciation day. It’s easy to see why the Durham Fair was…Continue Reading


Progressive Insurance Norwalk Boat Show

The Progressive® Insurance Norwalk Boat Show returns to Norwalk Cove Marina September 19th through 22nd. It’s Fall’s premier in-water boat show! With hundreds of boats from leading brands displayed both in water and on land, there’s no better place to shop, compare and save! Find great deals on gear for all your boating adventures and…Continue Reading


Vineyard Half Marathon & 10K

Run with PLR and Love CT in the Vineyard Half Marathon & 10K on Sunday October 6th at Charmard Vineyards, 115 Cow Hill Road in Clinton! Connecticut’s ONLY Vineyard Half Marathon! Register online today! The half marathon & 10K offer scenic views of the vineyard and rolling hills of Clinton. Start & finish at the gates…Continue Reading


The Guilford Fair

The tradition continues!  Guilford Agricultural Society members — producers of the Guilford Fair – are in the thick of planning another fun-packed country fair September 20 through 22, at the Guilford Fairgrounds.  And, there is truly something for everyone!  Rock music sensation John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band headlines the musical entertainment with their…Continue Reading


JDRF One Walk in Madison

JDRF One Walk has one goal: to create a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D). We know you want to make a cure a reality too—and we can’t wait for you to join us! Join 99.1 PLR at the JDRF One Walk on Saturday October 19th at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison! Check in…Continue Reading