Angelico's Lake House
A TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969 -

at The Tiki Bar!

​Friday, August 17, 2018 - Time TBD

81 N Main Street, East Hampton, CT
We had such a rocking time taking you all on A TRIP on The Train on New Year's Eve at the Lake House that we thought we'd do it again at The Tiki Bar!

 

 

New Year's Eve at 

Angelico's Lake House!!

Take A TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969!

Make your Reservations early because space is limited to (a lot) less than 500,000.

Call 860-267-1276

This New Year’s Eve, ring in the new year with an exciting flash-back at Angelico’s.  Come take TRIP on The Train to Woodstock!  CJ West and The Downtown Train will be taking you on trip through time with a tribute to the bands that graced the stage at Woodstock in 1969.  Relive moments that made rock and roll history…..the sights, the sounds and the songs.  The Who, Janis Joplin, CSN, Jimi Hendrix, Melanie, The Grateful Dead, and Santana to name a few.  Anyone who was there…or wishes they had been, is going to love this TRIP on The Train!  Get out your headbands, love-beads, tie-dyeds, bell bottoms, peace signs, ALL that "hippie" stuff and immerse yourself into Woodstock 1969.   Just stay away from the brown acid!!

Dinner starts at 5:00 PM.Chef Lucas has prepared a groovy dinner menu for the occasion.

The TRIP on The Train begins at 9:00 PM.

No cover charge…..after all, Woodstock was a free concert!

 

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Summer Concerts in the Courtyard

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 6:30 to 7:30-ish PM

Benchmark Senior Living

35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, CT

The public is welcome!

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Benefit for Heather

Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 3:00 to 7:00 PM

Larry's House

45 Timber Hill Road, Cromwell, CT 06416

860-604-6686

This is a benefit to raise funds to pay college expenses for Larry's (Bass man) and Diane's niece, Heather.  She is a high school senior who was accepted to UCONN in Storrs for a two year animal science program at Ratcliffe Hicks school of Agriculture.  She ultimately wants to be a veterinarian.  We are trying to help Heather work out tuition and housing.

Tickets are $25 and this fundraiser party is open to the public. YOUR presence will contribute to making it a 'party' and a successful benefit for Heather!  Come spend the day with us and help a future veterinarian get started.  Your ticket includes food, beer and wine, and one raffle ticket entry along with an AFTERNOON OF MUSIC WITH CJ WEST AND THE DOWNTOWN TRAIN!

Additional raffle tickets available for purchase at the benefit.  Thank you very much!

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Brialee Campground

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 7:30 to 10:30 PM

174 Laurel Lane or 105 Westford Hill Road

Ashford, CT

(860) 429-8359

We are very excited to be back at Brialee Campground.  We'll be rocking an evening of 'country, rock, rhythm and blues, and 'whatever'.  Let's SHAKE that dance-floor!

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'Libraries Rock!' Series at

Bristol Public Library
A TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969 - 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

5 High Street, Bristol, Bristol, CT

860-584-7787

Relive moments that made rock and roll history, the sights, the sounds and the songs of the bands that graced the stage at Woodstock!
 

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The Canoe Club

Friday, August 5, 2016 - 8:00 to 11:30 PM

On the patio of the Mattabesett Canoe Club

at Middletown's Harbor Park (weather permitting)

80 Harbor Drive, Middletown, CT

(860) 347-9999

Canoe Club on Facebook

 

 

 

The Cheshire Horse Council
Winter Party at The Manor Inn
1636 Meriden-Waterbury Tpke, Milldale, CT
Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 6:00 to 11:00 PM
This event is open to the public. Tickets for buffet dinner (6:00 PM) and dancing with CJ West And The Downtown Train (7:00 to 11:00) are $30.00.  $5.00 cover for band only.
Call Cathy at 203-507-7360 before November 27th for tickets.


 

Barn Dance with The Cheshire Horse Council!

Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 7:00 to 11:00 PM

19 Pine Brook Court, Cheshire, CT

Tickets are $25.00, Dinner is included.  BYOB.

The venue for this event is a beautiful horse farm in Cheshire. This event is open to the public because THE MORE THE MERRIER! For advance tickets or more information, call Cathy at 203-507-7360.

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Barn Dance with The Cheshire Horse Council!

Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 7:00 to 11:00 PM

19 Pine Brook Court, Cheshire, CT

Tickets are $25.00, Dinner is included.  BYOB.

The venue for this event is a beautiful horse farm in Cheshire. This event is open to the public because THE MORE THE MERRIER! For advance tickets or more information, call Cathy at 203-507-7360. Doors open at 6:00.

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The Chester Fair

Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 12:00 to 3:15 PM

Kirtland Terrace (off Rte 154), Chester, CT

Come spend an afternoon of "country, rock, rhythm & blues and 'whatever'" with CJ West and The Downtown Train while you peruse all the attractions of this historic Agricultural Fair.

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Chester Rotary April Fools Benefit Dance

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 7:00 to 10:30-ish

The Longest (and funniest) Dinner Table!

Chester Fire House, 6 High Street, Chester, CT

This is a fundraiser for YOUR local community cause! For tickets or more info, visit Lark in Chester, the Chester Package Store, Shore Discount Liquors in Deep River, participating nonprofits (listed at ChesterRotary.org), any member of the Chester Rotary, or email: jantaigen@gmail.com.

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Connecticut Science Center

Saturday, July 20, 2019 ~ 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

(The event is from 11 to 3.)

The CT Science Center is celebrating 'all things 1969' with a family-friendly event revolving around (pardon the pun) Apollo 11's landing on the moon.  CJ West and The Downtown Train will be taking you on a 'TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969'.  There will be a display of the 'technology' of 1969 which promises to be amusing!  The Science Center has many more activities planned!  AND...It is Travelers Employee Day at the Science Center!  That means free admission for Travelers employees and five family members with your Travelers badge.  CJ West's own Chris West is a Travelers Employee and, therefore, gets in free :)!  


Connecticut Science Center
250 Columbus Blvd. | Hartford, CT 06103


 

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Cromwell Parks & Recreation - Music in the Park

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 6:30 to 8:30 PM

Riverfront Park (Frisbie Landing)

204 Main Street, Cromwell, CT

Please note: the venue was changed from Pierson Park.

(Rain date, Tuesday, July 11, 2017)​

 

 

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Concert by the Rail!

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 6:00 to 8:30

Meriden Green Amphitheater

East Main and Pratt Streets, Meriden, CT

Presented by: Meriden Commons & The Making Meriden Business Center

All aboard!!!  CJ West & the Downtown Train is thrilled to announce that we will be helping celebrate the official opening of Meriden's train station and launch of CT Rail's new Hartford Line in Downtown Meriden!  Meriden's newly revitalized downtown district has a lot to celebrate! Beautiful modern housing, a new CT Rail station, a beautiful sprawling town green and more! 

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​The Cypress Restaurant

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 8:00 - 12:00

1265 South Main Street, Middletown, CT

860-346-3367

Cypress on Facebook

The Cypress is closing on February 26th :(.  Come on out for this last hurrah with CJ West and The Downtown Train.

 

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Memorial Benefit Concert to Honor Dan Valente

Saturday, October 6, 2018 – 2:00 to 5:00 PM

VFW Hall

85 Kitts Lane, Newington, CT 06111

 

Come join us on October 6th as we celebrate the life of our very dear friend, founding bass player of CJ West and The Downtown Train and all-around awesome human being, Dan Valente.  It would have been his 65th birthday. We lost him to cancer in 2015. This event is a benefit concert in Dan’s memory supporting the CT Brain Tumor Alliance.  Admission is free.  Donations will be gratefully accepted.  There will be a raffle and lots of music played by Dan's friends.  Black Moon and CJ West and The Downtown Train, two bands that Dan played with for years, as well as some of his other musical friends will be performing.  We hope you’ll be with us for this celebration.

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Halloween Party at

Donovan's Reef Restaurant

Friday, November 1, 2019 - 10:00 to 1:00

1212 Main Street, Branford, CT

Come celebrate Halloween at Donovan's with The Downtown Train.  There will be prizes for the best costumes.  Creativity is encouraged.  However, you can always come as a hippie with the Downtown Train!

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The Durham Fair!! - Main Stage

Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
CJ West and The Downtown Train has the honor of warming up the stage for the USO Show Troupe on Military Appreciation Day at The Durham Fair!  We come on at 11:30 am.  The USO Show starts at 1:00 PM.  This talented USO Show Troupe is sure to please a variety of musical tastes ranging from today’s top 40 to Broadway, Big Band, and even some patriotic performance pieces to honor the occasion.  CJ West and The Downtown Train pleases a variety of musical tastes with 'country, rock, rhythm & blues and 'WHATEVER'!  See you at the Fair!

https://www.durhamfair.com/entertainment/main-stage#sunday

The Durham Fair!​

Center Stage

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 2:30 to 3:45 PM

Durham Fair Grounds, Durham, CT

Please watch Durham Fair schedule for changes

The Durham Fair – Main Stage

Sunday, September 28, 2014 – 12:45 PM

The Downtown Train is the opening act for Jo Dee Messina - 2:00 PM

Durham Fair Grounds, Durham, CT

Private Event - Falcons of Middletown

End of Summer Member Appreciation Party

Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 4:00 to 8:00 PM

144 Prout Hill Road, Middletown, CT

Guilford Green Summer Concerts

Sunday, July 7, 2019 - 6:30 ~ 8:30 PM

Guilford Green

Broad and Park Streets, Guilford, CT

(Will be held at the Guilford Senior Center on Church Street incase of bad weather.)

Take A TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969!

CJ West and The Downtown Train will be taking you on trip through time with a tribute to the bands that graced the stage at Woodstock in 1969.  Relive moments that made rock and roll history…..the sights, the sounds and the songs.  The Who, Janis Joplin, CSN, Jimi Hendrix, Melanie, The Grateful Dead, and Santana to name a few.  Anyone who was there…or wishes they had been, is going to love this TRIP on The Train!  Get out your headbands, love-beads, tie-dyeds, bell bottoms, peace signs, ALL that "hippie" stuff and immerse yourself into Woodstock 1969.

Hall Memorial Library Coffee House

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 7:00 to 9:00 PM

93 Main Street, Ellington, CT 

(860) 870-3160

CJ West and The Downtown Train will be taking you on A TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969 -flashing you back to earlier times in a tribute to the bands that graced the stage at Woodstock 1969.

Doors open at 6:30.

Seating is limited so please register in advance at www.library.ellington-ct.gov

or call 860-870-3160.

Woodstock! at Heritage Village

Private Party - Saturday, April 27, 2019

Back by popular demand.....Get out your headbands, love-beads, tie-dyeds, bell bottoms, peace signs, ALL that "hippie" stuff and immerse yourself into A TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969 with The Downtown Train.

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June's Outback Pub

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 8:00 - 12:00

184 Route 81, Killingworth, CT

860-663-1292

We are excited to be back at June's in January!  There's a nice, big dance floor, great food and friendly staff.  Come check it out.

June's On Facebook

June's Outback Pub

Something NEW......"Train Trio"

Chris, Guy and Johnly will play an evening of acoustic music at June's.

Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 7:00 - 10:00

184 Route 81, Killingworth, CT

860-663-1292

June's On Facebook

LT's Corner

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 8:30 to 12:30

LT's Corner.....where food and music come together

in perfect harmony!  They feature awesome Louisiana cuisine amidst the burgers, sandwiches, full bar (of course) and pub food.  And......they now feature half-price bottles of wine with the purchase of two entrees!  Come check out this cool new venue for the Downtown Train.

501 Boston Post Road, Orange, CT

(203) 891-0777

LT's on Facebook

Little City Campground

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 7:00 to 10:00 PM

741 Little City Rd, Higganum, CT 06441

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Little Pub

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 9:00 - 12:00

1231 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT​

860- 339-5591

Great Food, Generous Drinks, and a Lively Pub Atmosphere you'll feel right at home in.

Little Pub on Facebook

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Lyman's Berry Festival

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 1:00 to 3:00 PM

Do you love all things blue(berry)?  You'll be in berry good company at Lyman Orchard's Blueberry Fest!

The festival is from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

The band is playing on the deck of the Apple Barrel from 1 to 3.

Lyman Orchards

32 Reeds Gap Road, Middlefield, CT

Lyman's on Facebook

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2018 Harvest Music Festival & Craft Beer and Cider Tasting at Lyman Orchards - Benefit Event for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - The Downtown Train's time to play is 1:00 PM
This all-day event runs from 11:00 am to 5:00pm.
32 Reeds Gap Road, Middlefield, CT

Here is the link to the event on Facebook.  See you there!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1905031949561071/

Lyman Orchards Harvest Music Festival - Benefit Event for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Saturday, September 9, 2017

2:15 to 3:00 PM is the timeslot for The Downtown Train. This all-day event runs from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

32 Reeds Gap Road, Middlefield, CT

See this website for more information.

Lyman Orchards Harvest Music Festival & Craft Beer and Cider Tasing -Benefit Event for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Saturday, September 7, 2019

32 Reeds Gap Road, Middlefield, CT

The Downtown Train plays from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM

St Jude Connecticut Network will be hosting their 26th Annual Fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on Saturday, September 7th from 11:00am to 5:00pm at Lyman Orchards in Middlefield CT.

The “HARVEST MUSIC FESTIVAL will be an all-day FREE event featuring LIVE MUSIC from many talented local musicians, Wagon and Hayrides, Pony Rides for the kids, Outdoor grill, various food vendors, Silent Auction, & MUCH MORE!!!

All the bands list below are donating their time to help the children at St Jude Children’s Research Hospital with their fight against childhood cancer. Please consider them for all your musical needs. Thank you for your support

**Times and Performers subject to change


Goldrush 11:00 AM – 12:00PM
CJ West and the Downtown Train Noon – 1:00 PM
The Convertibles 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Jackson Hill 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Beth and the Boys 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

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Third Annual Woodstock Weekend!
Markham Meadows Campground
Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 6:30 to 10:00 PM
 

9 Markham Road, East Hampton, CT 06424
860-267-9738

Back by popular demand.....Get out your headbands, love-beads, tie-dyeds, bell bottoms, peace signs, ALL that "hippie" stuff and immerse yourself into A
TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969 with The Downtown Train.
Make a camping reservation at beautiful Markham Meadows and hang out with the Downtown Train for the weekend.
Non-campers are welcome to come for the show - $5.00 cover
Markham Meadows on Facebook

Markham Meadows Campground

Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 6:30 to 10:00 PM

9 Markham Road, East Hampton, CT 06424

860-267-9738

Enjoy a summer evening of country, rock, rhythm & blues and 'whatever' with CJ West and The Downtown Train at beautiful Markham Meadows.  Non-campers are welcome to come for the show

- $5.00 cover.​

Markham Meadows on Facebook

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Markham Meadows Campground

Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 6:30 to 10:30 PM

9 Markham Road, East Hampton, CT 06424

860-267-9738

Make a camping reservation at beautiful Markham Meadows and hang out with the Downtown Train for the weekend. Non-campers are welcome to come for the show - $5.00 cover

Markham Meadows on Facebook

Matty's Next Door Sports Bar

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 8:00 to 12:00

635 South Main Street, Middletown, CT

860-346-5335

We're happy to be back at Matty's!  Don't forget Matty's serves all your favorite food from Jerry's Pizza, next door.  Get it?  Next Door? Come for dinner and enjoy a night of country, rock, rhythm & blues and 'whatever' with the Downtown Train!

Matty's on Facebook

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Matty's Next Door Sports Bar

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 8:00 to 12:00

635 South Main Street, Middletown, CT

860-346-5335

Matty's on Facebook

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Meriden Twilight Summer Concerts

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Meriden Green Amphitheater

East Main and Pratt Streets, Meriden, CT

Take TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969!

CJ West and The Downtown Train will be taking you on trip through time with a tribute to the bands that graced the stage at Woodstock in 1969.  Relive moments that made rock and roll history…..the sights, the sounds and the songs.  The Who, Janis Joplin, CSN, Jimi Hendrix, Melanie, The Grateful Dead, and Santana to name a few.  Anyone who was there…or wishes they had been, is going to love this TRIP on The Train!  Get out your headbands, love-beads, tie-dyeds, bell bottoms, peace signs, ALL that "hippie" stuff and immerse yourself into Woodstock 1969. 

 

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Mount Southington Ski Area

The New Mountain Room

Saturday, January 6, 2018 - 7:00 to 10:00 PM

396 Mt. Vernon Road, Plantsville, CT

860-628-0954

Come out for a 'country, rock, rhythm & blues' kind of night at Mount Southington with CJ West and The Downtown Train. The Mountain Room looks out on the slopes for a perfect view of the skiers. And....The Mountain Room has been renovated. There is now a dance floor!!Mount Southington on Facebook

First Friday at the New Britain Museum of American Art
A TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 5:30 to 8:00 PM

56 Lexington Street, New Britain, CT

860-229-0257

NBMAA on Facebook
 

Connect with friends and make new ones during the NBMAA’s First Friday. With the galleries as your backdrop. First Friday provides guests with the opportunity to dance to live music, sample tasty food and beverages from some of the area's best suppliers; and participate in engaging activities.

This month, experience
A TRIP on The Train with CJ West and the Downtown Train while you flashback to the special moment when counterculture celebrated the power of peace and love through the music of The Who, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, Santana, Crosby, Stills & Nash, and more. 

Then channel your inspiration into our galleries as you join other artists for a sketching session with a live model decked out in the fashions of the flower child! BYO materials, graphite only. Guests 21+ can enjoy New Britain's newest craft beers by Five Churches Brewing all natural and preservative free they pride themselves on their unique and delightful flavors.

Tickets are $7 Museum Members; $12 non-Members. Ticket prices includes music, tastings, and activities. Cash bar.

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Nino's Restaurant

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 8:00 to 12:00

825 Saybrook Road, Middletown, CT

860-346-8686

Nino's on Facebook
 

 

Portland Riverfront Park Music and Arts Festival
Saturday, June 9, 2018

284 Brownstone Avenue, Portland, CT 06480
The festival is from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM

CJ West and The Downtown Train presents.........
A
TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969 - 
The TRIP is scheduled from 4:45 to 6:15 PM
A Tribute to the bands that graced the stage at Woodstock 1969!  Relive moments that made rock and roll history, the sights, the sounds and the songs.  The Who, Joplin, CSN, Hendrix, Melanie, Dead, Santana to name a few.  Anyone who was there…or wishes they had been, is going to love the Downtown Train trip to Woodstock!  ​

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Putnam Horse Council's Fall Hunter Pace

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Ward Pound Ridge Reservation

6 Reservation Rd, Pound Ridge, NY 10576, USA

 

CJ West and The Downtown Train will be playing the 'after party' from 11:00 to 2:00 PM.  If you would like to participate in the hunter pace, see details and registration information in this EventBrite address.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/putnam-horse-councils-fall-hunter-pace-tickets-70218845457?ref=eios

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Ross Hill Park Family Campground

Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 7:00 to 10:00 PM

170 Ross Hill Road, Lisbon, CT

860-376-9606

Come celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with us for a night of country, rock, rhythm & blues (and whatever!) at Ross Hill.  We will be rocking great dance music from several eras and genres.

Ross Hill on Facebook

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Ross Hill Park Family Campground
Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 8:00 to 11:00 PM
170 Ross Hill Road, Lisbon, CT
860-376-9606

Come celebrate the beginning of autumn with a Hoe-Down at Ross Hill.  Cowboy (or cowgirl) up and bring your favorite chair to the fire pit at the pavilion and enjoy an evening with CJ West and The Downtown Train.  We will be rocking your favorite country tunes and a whole mix of other stuff that's great to dance to.....or just kick back by the fire!
Ross Hill on Facebook

 

 

Woodstock at Ross Hill Park Family Campground

Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 8:00 to 11:00 PM

Get out your headbands, love-beads, tie-dyeds, bell bottoms, peace signs, ALL that "hippie" stuff and immerse yourself into "Woodstock with The Downtown Train".  We'll be celebrating the music of bands that performed at Woodstock 1969.

170 Ross Hill Road, Lisbon, CT

860-376-9606

​Ross Hill on Facebook

 

 

 

 

First Friday at the
New Britain Museum of American Art

Friday, July 6, 2018 - 5:30 to 8:00 PM
56 Lexington Street, New Britain, CT
860-229-0257
NBMAA on Facebook


 

Seymour Public Library Concert Series

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 2:00 to 4:00 PM

Doors open at 1:30

Seymour Public Library

46 Church Street, Seymour, CT 06483

203-888-3903

Come spend an afternoon of country, rock, rhythm & blues and 'whatever' with The Downtown Train.

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Seymour Public Library Concert Series
A TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969 - 
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 2:00  to 3:30 PM

Doors open at 1:30

46 Church Street, Seymour, CT 06483

203-888-3903

A Tribute to the bands that graced the stage at Woodstock 1969!  Relive moments that made rock and roll history, the sights, the sounds and the songs.

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Sounds of Liberty Square

Thursday, August 8, 2019 (Rain or Shine)

7:00 to 8:30 PM

Constitution Park

CT 136, Norwalk, CT 06853

(in case of rain, this show will be held at Paella and Winde, Main Street, Norwalk.)

Take TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969!

CJ West and The Downtown Train will be taking you on trip through time with a tribute to the bands that graced the stage at Woodstock in 1969.  Relive moments that made rock and roll history…..the sights, the sounds and the songs.  The Who, Janis Joplin, CSN, Jimi Hendrix, Melanie, The Grateful Dead, and Santana to name a few.  Anyone who was there…or wishes they had been, is going to love this TRIP on The Train!  Get out your headbands, love-beads, tie-dyeds, bell bottoms, peace signs, ALL that "hippie" stuff and immerse yourself into Woodstock 1969. 

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"Spring into Hope" Celebration!

(The Downtown Train will not be performing at this event…..well, maybe a cameo, here and there.  The Fields are very special people and the NBFMF is an organization we support.)

This event supports The Nathaniel B. Field Memorial Foundation, an organization dedicated to public awareness and educational activities to prevent suicide and help individuals who struggle with un-diagnosed mental illness.  They also work with support groups who assist survivors. 

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"Spring into Hope" Celebration!

to benefit the
Nathaniel B. Field Memorial Foundation
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 3 to 8 PM
Time for Rockslide - Earlier

Time for The Downtown Train - Later
Falcon Grove - 144 Prout Hill Road, Middletown, CT
​NBFMF on Facebook


CJ West and The Downtown Train and our very good friends 'Rockslide' are proud to be providing Live Music for this worthy event. The 'Spring Into Hope' Celebration will benefit the Nathaniel B. Field Memorial Foundation. Two drink tickets, appetizers, door prizes and live music by TWO GREAT BANDS are included with your $25 donation. These Foundation events have been selling out so don't wait to get your tickets. Call Chris at 860-538-3897, Marie at 860-301-9598 or by emailing NBFMF@comcast .net for tickets.

Torrington Summer Concerts on the Green

Friday August 19, 2016 - 7:00 to 9:00 PM

Coe Memorial Park Civic Center

The Outdoor Stage

101 Litchfield Street, Torrington, CT


 

Vero Cucino Rustico

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 8:00 to 12:00

This is where all our friends from The Cypress are hanging out these days.  It may be a different venue but it's the same felling of 'home'!

749 Saybrook Road, Middletown CT

(860) 343-9413

VCR Events on Facebook

 

 

Music at The Mansion

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 6:30 ~ 8:15-ish PM

(This was postponed from July 17th.)

Wadsworth Mansion

421 Wadsworth Street, Middletown, CT​

Take TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969!

CJ West and The Downtown Train will be taking you on trip through time with a tribute to the bands that graced the stage at Woodstock in 1969.  Relive moments that made rock and roll history…..the sights, the sounds and the songs.  The Who, Janis Joplin, CSN, Jimi Hendrix, Melanie, The Grateful Dead, and Santana to name a few.  Anyone who was there…or wishes they had been, is going to love this TRIP on The Train!  Get out your headbands, love-beads, tie-dyeds, bell bottoms, peace signs, ALL that "hippie" stuff and immerse yourself into Woodstock 1969. 

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Wadsworth Mansion Open-Air Market and Festival
Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 12:00 to 2:00 PM
Come early and stay late!  The festival is from 10 to 4.  

The historic Mansion will transform its 700 foot vista into a marketplace and festival where a variety of vendors will gather to sell their Connecticut grown or made products. One can stroll from tent to tent purchasing fresh produce, fruit, cheese, breads and prepared foods. Local artisans, such as potters, painters, and jewelers have been invited to sell their work. Visitors will be encouraged to lounge on the lawn with lunch and listen to live music performed on the patio. Families can bring their children and spend the day. It will be a day to discover the Wadsworth Mansion, enjoy music and art, and experience the tradition of shopping at an open-air market


 

 

Waxy O'Connor's Irish Pub

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 9:30 - 12:30

If you are in the mood for good food, great drinks and loads of fun, Waxy's is the perfect stop!

400 New Britain Avenue, Plainville, CT

(860) 846-0789

Waxy on Facebook

 

Westbrook Summer Concert Series

Friday, July 19, 2019 - 6:00 to 8:00 PM

Rain-date will be Sunday, September 15, 2019.

The Gazebo on the Westbrook Green

Across from Wilcox Fuel, 1179 Boston Post Road

Westbrook, CT 06498

 

Come relax on a Friday summer evening on the shoreline.  The Downtown Train will be showing off our 'country-side'!  Bring a blanket or a chair and a picnic.  Don't bring the dog or the bar :(

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Westfield Community Carnival

Friday, October 6, 2017

Our performance is from 7:30 to 9:30 PM

Third Congregational Church

94 Miner Street, Middletown, CT

 

This event is the first of it's kind for the Westfield area of Middletown, CT. The Carnival will have Home-Made Food, Entertainment (US!!), Carnival Rides, Open Air Market, Craft Vendors, Raffle and much much more! Please come and enjoy and bring a friend! This Event is a fund-raiser for 3rd Congregational Church & Westfield Fire Department.  Free Admission.  For More Info, click here.

The Westfield Community Celebration

Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 2:00 to 4:00 PM

Third Congregational Church

94 Miner Street, Middletown, CT

 

The Westfield Community Celebration is a fall celebration, arts and crafts festival, music, pig roast (Saturday) on the weekend of September 22nd and 23rd.  This community event will have something for the whole family including activities for children and a great line-up of live musical entertainment (including The Downtown Train!!).  Parking is close and convenient.  Admission is free.  The FUN will be non-stop!                  

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The Westfield Community Celebration

Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 1:45 to 3:45 PM

Third Congregational Church

94 Miner Street, Middletown, CT

Get out your headbands, love-beads, tie-dyeds, bell bottoms, peace signs, ALL that "hippie" stuff and immerse yourself into A TRIP on The Train to Woodstock 1969 with The Downtown Train.

The Westfield Community Celebration is a fall celebration, arts and crafts festival, music, pig roast (Saturday) on the weekend of September 21st and 22nd.  This community event will have something for the whole family including activities for children and a great line-up of live musical entertainment (including The Downtown Train!!).  Parking is close and convenient.  Admission is free.  The FUN will be non-stop!                  

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Winchester Cafe
Friday, December 8, 2017 - 8:00 to 12:00
1374 Portland-Cobalt Road, Portland, CT
860-342-0224
We ALWAYS have a great time at The Winchester Cafe! Home, sweet Home! A slice of the old west right here in CT. The crowd is friendly and the night manages to get really silly. We're looking forward to it!  Come early for dinner and stay late for a great evening of country, rock, rhythm & blues and whatever with CJ West and The Downtown Train.
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Winchester Cafe

Friday, December 28, 2018 - 8:00 to 12:00

1374 Portland-Cobalt Road, Portland, CT

860-342-0224

On December 28th, leave the ghosts of Christmas present in the past and shake it loose at The Winchester with CJ West and The Downtown Train! You did enough cooking over the holidays so come for dinner. The food is great!

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