What’s Happening?

Upcoming Events

CityblockDL

CityBlock Summer Concert Series

08/06/2015 - 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm at Stearns Square
Stearns Square

The CityBlock Summer Concert Series is back and summer in the city never sounded better! MassMutual presents CityBlock 2015 with the biggest names in rock, roots, jazz and blues coming to downtown Springfield. CityBlock shows are free and take place every Thursday evening in  Stearns Square between 4:30p and 9:30p. The complete lineup of artists is available online through SpringfieldDowntown.com. This week at CityBlock Denny Laine of Wings! Stop by the Rock 102 table to win prizes!

WorkReleaseProgramDL2

Work Release Program at TD’s Sports Bar

08/07/2015 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at TD’s Pub
699 Grattan St

Kick off the weekend with the Rock 102 Work Release Program! Help yourself to free food and cold drinks at a great price!

alekmanditusa

bolducs

Australian Pink Floyd

The Australian Pink Floyd Show

08/07/2015 - 8:00 pm at Toyota Presents Oakdale Theatre
95 South Turnpike Road

Tickets $25 – $39.50

Buy tickets here!

YES Toto

YES & Toto

08/07/2015 - 8:00 pm at The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino
350 Trolly Line Blvd

Tickets $50 – $60

Buy tickets here!

Get the Led Out

Get The Led Out

08/08/2015 - 4:00 pm at Mountain Park
Mountian Park Acess Rd

Tickets $25 – $35

Click here to buy tickets!

Racing for a Cure

08/08/2015 - 8:00 pm at Maximum Capacity
116 School Street

On Saturday, August 8th Maximum Capacity in Chicopee will be hosting “Rocking Toward a Cure” , a fundraiser by The 413 Photography and Relay for Life Team “Nellie’s Knockers” with ALL proceeds going to The American Cancer Society!!

Join us  for live music, models,and more!!

Scheduled to appear are Feel Good Drift, The Remones, The Days Ahead, models Raini Kenyon and Morgan Fey, plus a special guest appearance by Krazee Navel!

Tickets are only $10 in advance or at the door!

CityblockDL

CityBlock Summer Concert Series

08/13/2015 - 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Stearns Square
Stearns Square

The CityBlock Summer Concert Series is back and summer in the city never sounded better! MassMutual presents CityBlock 2015 with the biggest names in rock, roots, jazz and blues coming to downtown Springfield. CityBlock shows are free and take place every Thursday evening in  Stearns Square between 4:30p and 9:30p. The complete lineup of artists is available online through SpringfieldDowntown.com. This week at CityBlock Marcia Ball! Stop by the Rock 102 table to win prizes!

Boston

Boston

08/13/2015 - 7:30 pm at Mohegan Sun Arena
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard,

Tickets $49.50

Buy tickets here!

1st Annual Bodyworks Unlimited and 126th Brigade Support Battalion Carshow and Open House

08/15/2015 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm at Springfield Armory
1505 Roosevelt Ave

Come on down and meet the Men and Women of the 126th BSB and see what we are all about! Saturday August 15th with a Raindate of August 16. Event starts at 9am till 4pm. Music provided by MKM Productions, Raffles, Local Vendors, Food, Military Vehicle Displays.

Admission is free and open to the public.

We will be judging all makes and models in different categories and its open to cars, bikes and trucks. Vendor and Vehicle Entry fees are on the Facebook page with a deadline of 15 July.

Proceeds from the event go to benefit Soldiers and their Families as well as the Pioneer Valley USO.

Check us out on FB

 

2nd Annual Clowning Around for Shriners Hospital

08/15/2015 - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm at The Cove
90 Point Grove Rd

A day of raising funds, clowns, 2 bands, DJ, food, vendors, Mobile arcade, and more!

Admission is free and open to all ages!

Wheeling for Healing

08/16/2015 - 8:00 am - 2:00 pm at Greenfield Community College
1 College Dr

Join us for the 8th annual Wheeling for Healing event to raise funds for cancer services at Baystate Franklin Medical Center.

NEW THIS YEAR: 5K Walk/Run and kids’ activities!

Visit www.baystatehealth.org/wheelingforhealing for more information!

Motley Crue

Motley Crue

08/16/2015 - 7:00 pm at Mohegan Sun Arena
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard,

Tickets $79 – $99

Click here to buy tickets!

Santana

Santana

08/19/2015 - 7:30 pm at Mohegan Sun Arena
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard,

Tickets $39.50 – $59.50

Buy tickets here!

CityblockDL

CityBlock Summer Concert Series

08/20/2015 - 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm at Stearns Square
Stearns Square

The CityBlock Summer Concert Series is back and summer in the city never sounded better! MassMutual presents CityBlock 2015 with the biggest names in rock, roots, jazz and blues coming to downtown Springfield. CityBlock shows are free and take place every Thursday evening in  Stearns Square between 4:30p and 9:30p. The complete lineup of artists is available online through SpringfieldDowntown.com. This week at CityBlock Dana Fuchs Band! Stop by the Rock 102 table to win prizes!

WorkReleaseProgramDL1

Work Release Program at Rumbleseat Bar & Grill

08/21/2015 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at The Rumbleseat Bar & Grill
482 Springfield Street

Kick off the weekend with the Rock 102 Work Release Program! Help yourself to free food and cold drinks at a great price!

alekmanditusa

bolducs

Guide Dogs of America Poker Run

08/22/2015 - 9:00 am at The Machinists Union Hall
2 Concorde Way Building #4

Join us for our 5th annual Guide Dogs of America poker run and party on Aug. 22nd registration starts at 9 A.M. kickstands up at 11. The run starts at The Machinists Union Hall on 2 Concorde Way Building #4 in Windsor Locks Ct. it will run through the scenic hills of northwest Connecticut and end at The Polish American Club on 9 First St. Windsor Locks Ct. with a cookout, Live music, raffles and more. Tickets are $15. For non-rider, $20. For rider, $30. For rider with passenger  For ticket information contact Roger Nadeau at 860-292-8577 ex.10 or rnadeau743st@sbcglobal.net

Community Hard Drive Shred

08/22/2015 - 10:00 am - 1:00 pm at Maple Tree Industrial Center
21 Wilbraham St

Nationalcws.com is holding a community hard drive shred event in Palmer Aug. 22nd 10:00AM-1:00PM at the Maple Tree Industrial Center and 100% of the proceeds will be going to the Palmer library.

ACDC

AC/DC

08/22/2015 - 7:00 pm at Gillette Stadium
1 Patriot Place

Tickets $39.50 – $110

Click here to buy tickets!

SeafoodSundayDL_REV3

The Traveler Beer Seafood Sunday

08/23/2015 - 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm at Summit View
555 Northampton St

Join Rock 102 for the Traveler Beer Seafood Sunday at the Summit View Banquet House Pavilion, catered by Hamel’s Creative Catering on Route 5 in Holyoke on Sunday, August 23rd from 12 to 3pm!

It’s a seafood celebration on a Sunday afternoon in August!

The menu includes (subject to change): Scallops & Bacon, Mini Crab Cakes, Veggies & Dip, Rice Pilaf, Clam Chowder, Baked Stuffed Lobster Tail, Shrimp Skewers, BBQ Chicken Breast, Baked Potato, Corn on the Cob & Strawberry Shortcake!

Tickets are on sale now for only $35 (must be 21 or older to attend)! Buy them here!

Seating is limited, so don’t wait to buy your tickets!

 

CityblockDL

CityBlock Summer Concert Series

08/27/2015 - 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm at Stearns Square
Stearns Square

The CityBlock Summer Concert Series is back and summer in the city never sounded better! MassMutual presents CityBlock 2015 with the biggest names in rock, roots, jazz and blues coming to downtown Springfield. CityBlock shows are free and take place every Thursday evening in  Stearns Square between 4:30p and 9:30p. The complete lineup of artists is available online through SpringfieldDowntown.com. This week at CityBlock FAT! Stop by the Rock 102 table to win prizes!

1 2

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 5

Fresh
dickclark

A look back on the headlines that made Hollywood history.

in Entertainment

‘Empire’ creators face lawsuit over Cookie

empire

Sophia Eggleston, of Detroit, Michigan has filed a $300 million lawsuit claiming the show's central character Cookie, played by Taraji P. Henson, is so similar to her that creator Lee Daniels must have used her as his muse.

in Entertainment

Robert Downey, Jr. is laughing all the way to the bank

robertdowney

The "Iron Man" star is once again Hollywood's highest paid man.

in Music

Original AC/DC frontman to write tell-all

18-overlay3

Dave Evans, who was eventually replaced by Bon Scott, is planning a book about his time in the music business.

in Entertainment

‘Dungeons & Dragons’ coming to the big screen

dungeonsanddragons

Warner Brothers says the popular fantasy role-playing game is being converted into a feature film.