FRIDAY, FEB. 19
POPA CHUBBY. Tipping Chair Tavern, Milldale.
SATURDAY, FEB. 20
THE CHAPARRALS. 7 to 11 p.m. Snacks and set-ups available. BYOB. Singles welcome. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. (860) 585-5411.
HARTFORD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND GOODSPEED CELEBRATE THE BEST OF BROADWAY. 7:30 p.m. The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. Tickets start at $19, $10 for students with ID. (860) 987-5900. HartfordSymphony.org
THE HARTFORD INDEPENDENT CHAMBER ORCHESTRA. 7:30 p.m. A celebration of local poets with “Voices of Connecticut Poets: Wallace Stevens and Elizabeth Hamilton” concert. Mark Twain House and Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., $20 for adults, $15 for seniors. (860) 247-0998.
NIGHTWISH. Webster Theater, Hartford.
SUNDAY, FEB. 21
A JAZZ CONCERT FEATURING THE SOUTHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ BAND. 5 p.m. Followed by a pancake supper in the church hall at 6 p.m. Regular, banana, blueberry, and chocolate chip pancakes will be available. Along with coffee, tea, and juice. Co-sponsored by the Southington High School Music Department and the First Congregational Church’s Board of Music and Arts. The First Congregational Church of Southington, 37 Main St., across from the town green, Southington. No tickets necessary. Free will offering. RSVP for supper. (860) 628-6958, email@example.com
MATT FINNER BAND. 4 to 7 p.m. The Half Door, 270 Sisson Ave., Hartford. (860) 232-7827, (203) 650-3492.
THURSDAY, FEB. 25
FUTURE. Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort, Mashantucket. Foxwoods.com
SUNDAY, APRIL 3
TOM CHAPIN. With special guest Eva. Benefit in honor of Mark Corcoran benefiting the Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter. 3 p.m. First Congregational Church, 37 Main St., in the meeting house, Southington. $20 for advance tickets. Reserved sitting, $50. FCCSouthington.org, (860) 628-6958.