Be The Star of Your Show

Great performances are the hallmark of The Bushnell, where the performing arts have brought magic and inspiration for more than 84 years. The elegance and heritage of this historic hall, coupled with the state-of-the-art environment, makes The Bushnell a unique place for hosting the opening event to your lifetime together.

The Bushnell is Hartford's center stage with easy access to both Interstate 84 and 91. We offer innovative event planning, audio-visual support, and in-house catering by Max's Catering.

From overture to encore, The Bushnell is committed to providing unmatched service. The Bushnell has a professional staff ready to help you produce a command performance.

To start planning, contact us or call 860-987-6044.

The Bridal Showcase at The Bushnell

See it for yourself! Join us on October 14th where you can meet some of the finest local wedding vendors, see a bridal fashion show, enter to win a FREE venue, and more all in one place! For more information on our 2018 Bridal Showcase, click here.

Click here to see a wedding at The Bushnell featured on The Knot!


When catering meets culture the result is certain to be a masterpiece. Max Catering, The Bushnell’s exclusive caterer and an extension of Connecticut’s Premier Restaurant Group, provides exceptional cuisine and uncompromising service. Whether you’re coordinating a casual business luncheon, a dramatic black tie affair or anything in between, Max Catering will work with you every step of the way to ensure that your event is truly unforgettable.

For a full range of menus and information, please visit,, or call 860.987.6001.