Life in Central Connecticut

Revitalized downtown areas abound

With thousands of acres of beautiful parks, a history that dates back to the first settlers, and a downtown area filled with culture and character, the central Connecticut area is life at your pace. Whether you’re raising a family or solely focusing on your career, you’ll discover a place that offers the very best of both worlds – and everything else in between.

Central Connecticut's revitalized downtown areas are lined with elegant street lighting and brick road accents, delectable dining establishments, bustling businesses, and an eclectic array of entertainment. Its family-friendly neighborhoods offer highly rated education systems, picture-perfect playgrounds and supportive communities. You’ll also find cities active in the arts and dedicated to preserving its rich history of architecture, revolutionary clock making and traditional manufacturing. 

Get an insider’s view of life at ESPN at  and learn how much we care about our company, our employees, our families and our friends.  

Please click here for the most recent example -- Snowtober 2011 -- which left almost 70 percent of Connecticut without electrical power, including all the surrounding areas of Bristol, the home of ESPN. We opened our facilities to employee families and friends who were impacted by the blackout that has lasted several days. 


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