Art Excursion Bus Trips

City of Middletown resident families are invited to join the Arts & Culture Coordinator on a day’s excursion to visit a Connecticut art & cultural museum, theatre or musical performance. Middletown resident households are encouraged to participate in this FREE opportunity to explore the arts in Connecticut! 

How to Register? 

Follow the links provided for the specified trip you would like to attend. Fields with asterisk (*) are required on the registration form, please use N/A to complete fields with no answer. Participants under 18 must be registered and accompanied by a parent, caregiver or legal guardian. Registration is limited to 30 participants for each trip, unless otherwise indicated. 

Departure location for all trips will be at the Municipal Bldg., 245 DeKoven Drive. Each trip Includes FREE admission, charter bus and waived parking fee for Melilli Plaza Lot for the duration of the excursion.

Past Excursions:

2-22-2023 - Wadsworth Atheneum | CT's Old State House

4-11-2023 - Yale University Art Gallery | New Haven 

4-13-2023 - Mashantucket Pequot Museum | Ledyard

4-14-2023 - New Britain Museum of American Art | New Britain 

6-3-2023 - American Mural Project |Winsted

12-4-2023 - Ebony Singers Winter Concert, Wesleyan Univ. 

12-21-2023 - DREAMGIRLS, The Musical | The Goodspeed

1-25-2024 - Bobby Rush | The Kate

2-12-2024 - Ruby and Calvin Fletcher African American History Museum | Stratford

2-17-2024 - Sons of Mystro | The Kate

2-19-2024 - New England Air Museum | Windsor Locks


Upcoming Excursions: 

DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM @ THE SHUBERT THEATRE

Date: Saturday, February 24, 2024 | Showtime 7:00 pm | InfoRegistration for Dance Theatre of Harlem has reached its capacity of 30 participants and is closed.  

ANNIE @ THE SHUBERT THEATRE

Date: Sunday, March 3, 2024 | Matinee 2:00 pm | Info Registration for ANNIE has reached its capacity of 30 participants and is closed.

MASS MOCA

Date: Monday, April 8, 2024 | Tour 10:30 am - 2:30 pm | Info

Departure from Municipal Bldg.: 8 am

Participants: Total 30 participants, maximum.

Or email arts@middletownct.gov or call 860-638-4511

Registration opens on 3/4 and closes on 3/25 at 12 pm


STOMP @ THE SHUBERT THEATRE

Date: Friday, May 31, 2024 | Showtime 7:30 pm | Info

Departure from Municipal Bldg.: 6:15 pm

Participants: Total 30 participants, maximum.

Or email arts@middletownct.gov or call 860-638-4511

Registration opens on 5/3 and closes on 5/17 at 12 pm