Scenes from the Bushnell

Setting the Stage for the Perfect Event

Mortensen Hall stage set for party  Great performances are the hallmark of The Bushnell, where the performing arts have brought magic and inspiration for more than 82 years.  The elegance and heritage of this historic hall, coupled with the state-of-the-art environment, makes The Bushnell a unique place for hosting weddings, business meetings, corporate entertaining, holiday parties, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, conferences, pre and post-show parties of all sizes and so much more.



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The Bushnell is Hartford's center stage with easy access to both Interstate 84 and 91.  We offer innovative event planning, audio-visual support, and in-house catering by Max's Catering.  Also, Bushnell subscribers save 10% on all reception space rentals!  From overture to encore, The Bushnell is committed to providing unmatched service. The Bushnell has a professional staff ready to help you produce a command performance.

To stage your next event at The Bushnell, please call 860-987-6044 or email


Preferred Vendor List
Boppers Entertainment   Brian Ambrose Photography
(866) 865-3535   (860) 659-1119
Powerstation Events   David Fried Photography 
(800) 423-7835    
    Robert Norman Photography 
    (203) 502-0103 
DeVars – Phillips Florists    
(860) 523-1235   Stephen Charles Photography   (860) 875-6814 
Pentimento Design    
    Correlation Productions 
Buds In Bloom   (860) 953-9335
(860) 655-7474
    Powerstation Events
    (800) 423-7835
Holiday Inn Express Hartford Downtown    
(860) 246-9900   TREES / PLANTS
Homewood Suites Hartford Downtown   (860) 242-2554
(860) 524-0223    
Marriott - Hartford Downtown   LIMOUSINE SERVICES
(860) 269-8000   Lindsey Limousine   (860) 289-5466