Upcoming PLR Events

Connecticut Pizza & Brew Fest presented by Brown Roofing

Connecticut Pizza & Brew Fest presented by Brown Roofing

Connecticut Pizza & Brew Fest presented by Brown Roofing is August 11, 2024 at the Hartford HealthCare Amphitheater in Bridgeport from 12pm to 4pm. Connecticut Pizza & Brew Fest is the perfect opportunity for pizza enthusiasts to discover who makes the best pizza in the state. Celebrate all things pizza & craft beer. Pizza, craft beer,…Continue Reading

99.1 PLR CrossPoint Federal Credit Union ShamRock & Roll 5K

99.1 PLR CrossPoint Federal Credit Union ShamRock & Roll 5K

Connecticut’s largest St. Patrick’s Day themed road race is BACK! The 99.1 PLR CrossPoint Federal Credit Union ShamRock & Roll 5K will take place Sunday March 3, 2024 in downtown New Haven. The flat 5K course runs travels from the Payne Whitney Gym on Tower Parkway at Yale University, up Whitney Avenue and through East…Continue Reading

Ion Bank Cheshire Road Races

Ion Bank Cheshire Road Races

Run with 99.1 PLR at The Ion Bank Cheshire Half Marathon & 5K on Sunday April 21st. Featuring a Half Marathon, 5K and a Kids Fun Run! This year’s race is limited 2,000 participants. Register Online The Ion Bank Cheshire Half Marathon & 5K is the largest community event in Cheshire, and raises funds for…Continue Reading

Walk For Hope

Walk For Hope

The 2nd annual Women and Families Center Walk to End Homelessness is scheduled for Sunday, April 28, 2024 at Choate Rosemary Hall in Wallingford. The event benefits WFC’s Robyn’s House and WYSH House programs that offer transitional housing for homeless youth in Meriden, Wallingford and Middletown. Register Online Here The flat 2 mile walk winds…Continue Reading

Southern Connecticut College and Career Fair

Southern Connecticut College and Career Fair

The Southern Connecticut College & Career Fair is Tuesday, April 30, 2024 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Hartford HealthCare Amphitheater in Bridgeport, CT. Head to CTCollegeFair.com to get information on colleges, universities, and businesses attending from all over the U.S. and abroad. Designed for high schools students and their families, the Southern…Continue Reading

Quinnipiac Bobcats Hockey

Quinnipiac Bobcats Hockey

Quinnipiac University Men’s and Women’s Ice Hockey seasons are underway! Come out to M&T Bank Arena in Hamden this winter and cheer on the Bobcats as they battle for another National Championship. 99.1 PLR is proud to support the Bobcats this season. Come out and see us: Saturday March 2nd – Quinnipiac Men’s Hockey vs.…Continue Reading

Hockey & Hops Night at the Bridgeport Islanders

Hockey & Hops Night at the Bridgeport Islanders

The Bridgeport Islanders are hosting its St. Patrick’s Day “Hockey and Hops”, a pre-game beer tasting party featuring local breweries, on Saturday March 9th before the Islanders take on the Hartford Wolf Pack at Total Mortgage Arena in Bridgeport. “Hockey and Hops” will take place from 4:30 to 6pm. The puck drops at 7pm. Stop…Continue Reading

Fire & Ice Festival at Two Roads Brewing Company

Fire & Ice Festival at Two Roads Brewing Company

Join Two Roads Brewing Company in Stratford on Saturday February 24th from 12-5pm for the second annual Fire and Ice Festival! This family-friendly festival features a variety of activities that will keep you busy all afternoon. Experience fire breather performances and live ice sculpting demonstrations throughout the day. Hang by the bon fire to warm…Continue Reading

Greater Bridgeport St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Greater Bridgeport St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Bridgeport is BACK! Celebrate with 99.1 PLR at The Greater Bridgeport St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Friday, March 15th in the Black Rock section of Bridgeport. The parade steps off at 12 noon at Burroughs Community, 2470 Fairfield Avenue, Bridgeport (corner of Fairfield Avenue and Ellsworth Street) and travels down Fairfield…Continue Reading

Greater New Haven St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Greater New Haven St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The St. Patrick’s Day Parade of Greater New Haven is one of New England’s premier Irish events. It is the largest, single-day spectator event in the State of Connecticut. As the 6th oldest parade in the nation, its fame was recognized by the Library of Congress in 1999.  Join Chaz, AJ and Ruth as the Parade…Continue Reading

Milford St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Milford St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The Milford St. Patrick’s Day Parade is BACK! Celebrate with 99.1 PLR at the Milford St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday March 9th in Downtown Milford. The parade steps off at 1pm at the Wasson Field Parking Lot on W. Main Street and ends at the Milford Green. We’ll be cruising in our giant float…Continue Reading

Rock to Rock Earth Day Bike Ride

Rock to Rock Earth Day Bike Ride

This is not a race. It’s a community bike ride, New Haven’s largest celebration of Earth Day. Join 99.1 PLR’s Chaz for Rock To Rock Earth Day Bike Ride on Saturday April 27th at East Rock Park. On Saturday, April 27th, we hope you’ll bike or hike with us! There’s something for every age and…Continue Reading

North Haven Touch-A-Truck

North Haven Touch-A-Truck

North Haven Touch-A-Truck, hosted by Building Something, is happening Saturday, April 6th from 10am-3pm at The North Haven Fairgrounds, 290 Washing Avenue (Route 5). Come out and see trucks, heavy machinery, and tools of the trade on display that will inspire both adults and children. Head to the demonstration area to watch heavy equipment being…Continue Reading