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Stamford Downtown is booming with exciting events.  Whether it’s a tour of our world class sculpture exhibit, concerts in Mill River Park, Arts & Crafts on Bedford Street or a giant helium balloon parade that marches through Downtown, Stamford Downtown is the place to find it all. 

Duck, Duck, Goose: Art in Public Places

Summer 2023

  Duck, Duck, Goose! in Stamford Downtown is an interactive sculpture exhibit, similar to past exhibits, Space Invasion, Dinosaurs Rule and Horsin’ Around, artists, through a juried selection process, will paint and decorate 24 fiberglass. MORE


April 6, 2023

Stamford Downtown, in conjunction with various City of Stamford departments, will host a free event during the school spring break. Touch A Truck is a family-friendly event designed to allow children to explore, climb and. MORE

Street Beats


Every Thursday night in Stamford Downtown, you can enjoy live music featuring local musicians from 6-8pm! Interested in performing?  Apply Now >>>     MORE

Outdoor Painting Classes with Pinot's Palette

Various Dates

Join us for a night of fun & creativity! Stamford Downtown is sponsoring three outdoor guided painting events led by Pinot’s Palette-Stamford. Classes are open to everyone, no special skills or experience needed!  It’s the. MORE

Free Outdoor Fitness Classes

May 15 through September 24, 2023

Join us for a wide variety of FREE outdoor fitness classes in Latham Park! No prior registration is needed.  All classes are on a first come, first served basis and subject to weather conditions.  Participants. MORE

Trivia Night with Best Trivia Ever

Various Dates

Stamford Downtown & Best Trivia Ever are teaming up again to bring you Trivia Nights: Thursdays, May 25, June 22, August 17 and September 14 6:30pm in Veterans Memorial Park (130 Atlantic Street, Stamford) Grab. MORE

Brews on Bedford

June 3, 2023

Saturday, June 23 | 1-5pm Latham Park, Bedford Street   Enjoy sampling beer from a variety of local, regional and national craft breweries. In addition to great beer, the event will offer live music, lawn games and. MORE

Bark in the Park

June 4, 2023 11am-3pm

  A special day for our four-legged friends! All friendly, well-behaved leashed dogs are welcome! The event is FREE but we encourage everyone to bring an cash donation or item to donate to animals in need.. MORE

Arts & Crafts on Bedford

June 10 and September 9, 2023

  June 10 and September 9, 2023 10am-6:30pm Shop one-of-a-kind handcrafted goods made by local and regional artists. Bedford Street restaurants will be offering extended outdoor patio cafés. Fun for kids too! Check out the. MORE

Farmers Market

June 10-October 28, 2023

Saturdays, June 10-October 28, 2023 9am-1pm Veterans Memorial Park (130 Atlantic Street) Shop our weekly famers market offering a wide variety of locally grown fruits, vegetables and flowers.  You’ll also find breads, jams, baked goods, cheeses,. MORE

Chess in Latham Park

June 10-September 9, 2023

Join us for Chess in Latham Park! Saturdays, June 10-September 9 1-3pm (Weather Permitting) Improve your game, learn new moves, talk with the masters and meet other chess fans. Free and open to all ages. MORE

Alive At Five

July 13-August 3, 2023

July 13, 20, 27, August 3, 2023 Mill River Park Thursday nights in the summertime have become a ritual in Stamford Downtown with great music, great dancing and great times! Alive at Five is a. MORE

Stamford Downtown Parade Spectacular

November 19, 2023

The holiday season will officially kick off in Stamford Downtown on November 19 with the annual Stamford Downtown Parade Spectacular, one of the largest of its kind in the country! Planned highlights of the parade. MORE