FRIDAY, FEB. 27
BRISTOL OLD TYME FIDDLERS. Presented by the New England Carousel Museum and the American Legion Forestville Village Post 209. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. $1 carousel rides. Soda, water, and chips for sale. Free coffee and pastries. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. CBOTFC.org
SATURDAY, FEB. 28
‘THE MUSIC OF MICHAEL JACKSON.’ 7:30 p.m. Four decades of hit music by The King of Pop with performer Delisco James and conductor Brent Havens. Mortensen Hall at The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. $20, $10 for students with ID. (860) 987-5900, HartfordSymphony.org
HELLYEAH. The Blood for Blood 2015 Tour with Devour the Day and Like A Storm. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, Uncasville. MoheganSun.com
THE CHAPARRALS. 7 to 11 p.m. Country/ country rock/ ‘50s and ‘60s music. Snacks and set-ups are available to purchase. Bring your own drink. Reservations are strongly suggested. Pre-paid tables of eight people may be reserved. Walk-ins welcome if there is space. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. (860) 585-5411.
SUNDAY, MARCH 1
THE ZOLLA BOYS. 2 p.m. Presented by the Fine Arts Connection of Thomaston. Family bluegrass band from Torrington. First Congregational Church, 135 Main St., Thomaston. (860) 484-4976, ThomastonFireArts.com
GRASS ROUTES. 4 to 7 p.m. The Half Door, 270 Sisson Ave., Hartford. (203) 232-7827.