SATURDAY, MAY 23
THE CHAPARRALS. 8 to 12 p.m. Bristol Polish Club, 541 North Main St., Bristol. Bring your own snacks. $10.
ED SHEERAN. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. MoheganSun.com
SUNDAY, MAY 24
THE WHO. 7:30 p.m. With Joan Jett and the Blackhearts. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $145, $109. TicketMaster.com
HARTFORD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. Thursday, at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Performance of Mahler’s Fourth. Belding Theater at Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. Tickets start at $38.50. (860) 987-5900, HartfordSymphony.org
SATURDAY, MAY 30
BBQ CHICKEN DINNER AND HANDBELL CONCERT. Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Concert at 7 p.m. by the Shoreline Ringers handbell ensemble. Shoreline Ringers, directed by Jane Nolan, is based out of Ledyard but has members from all around southern New England including the Bristol area. They will bring over five octaves of handbells and choir chimes, as well as percussion instruments. No admission charge for concert. Free will offering accepted. Dinner is $9 and free for children 5 and under. To reserve dinner tickets, call (860) 583-8352.
SUNDAY, JUNE 14
MICHAEL PATRICK DOMINICK, ‘AS LONG AS I’M SINGING.’ Benefit concert for Make-A-Wish Connecticut. 3 p.m. Infinity Hall Hartford, 32 Front St., Hartford. (215)272=5032, Michael@ct.wish.org, CT.Wish.org
SATURDAY, JUNE 13
THE LOUISE VAN GORDER BRISTOL STRING ORCHESTRA 14TH ANNUAL SPRING CONCERT. 2 p.m. Full orchestra and solo performances. All ages are welcome and encouraged to join this celebration of the spring season. Prospect United Methodist Church, 99 Summer St., Bristol. Donations will support the church that allows the symphony to use the building. Parking on Summer and Center streets. (860) 589-3724.