Stamford Downtown is booming with exciting events. From June through December, whether it’s a tour of our world class sculpture exhibit, music in Columbus 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. 

Space Invasion in Stamford Downtown

June through August

  Each year Stamford Downtown hosts a distinguished outdoor sculpture exhibit designed to attract both local and regional audiences. Art in Public Places Outdoor Sculpture exhibit features sculptures lining the sidewalks and parks of the. MORE

Shared_Studios Portal

June 2019-May 2020

The Portal is an immersive space that connects people separated by distance and difference. Upon entering the Portal, you'll come face-to-face with someone in an identical Portal, somewhere else on earth, as through you are. MORE

Farmers Market

June 22-October 26

Visit our farmers market for a wide variety of locally grown fruits, vegetables and flowers.  You’ll also find breads, jams, baked goods, cheeses, oils and more!  Straight from the farm to your home! 2019 Vendors: Amelia's. MORE

Wednesday Nite Live

July 10-August 7, 2019

Morgan Stanley Presents Wednesday Nite Live in partnership with BDO USA and City Carting & Recycling on the Dental365 Stage is an outdoor summer concert series with live music from national and regional headliners, which attract after. MORE


July 11-August 8, 2019

Alive@Five in partnership with with Reckson & BevMax on the Dental365 Stage   Shaggy Rayvon Kemar Highcon 98 Degrees Ryan Clark Pop 2000 Tour Alex2E Travie McCoy Mandala T-Pain A-natural   Interested in volunteering?  Learn. MORE

City Challenge Obstacle Race

July 28, 2019

Want to experience the most exciting urban obstacle race in the country? Run a City Challenge Race and see what everyone is talking about! The 3 mile course will include challenging but fun urban obstacles. MORE

Grand Summer Night

August 14, 2019

Please join us at our annual fundraiser A Grand Summer Night Organized by the "Friends of Stamford Downtown," this annual fundraiser is the perfect opportunity to experience Stamford Downtown's diverse dining scene.  Begin your evening. MORE

Summer Restaurant Weeks 2019

August 19 - September 1, 2019

Restaurant Weeks, hosted by Stamford Tables, will be back for another summer of fabulous dining. From August 19th through September 1st, participating restaurants will be offering prix fixe lunches and dinners for the public to enjoy. Menus to. MORE

Arts & Crafts on Bedford

September 14 & 15, 2019

Saturday, September 14, 11am-6pm Sunday, September 15, 10am-5pm Shop at the craft and artisan boutiques on Bedford Street, which will be closed to traffic for the weekend.  Dine in our extended sidewalk cafes. Don’t miss. MORE

Bark in the Park

September 22, 2019

  A special day for our four-legged friends! All friendly, well-behaved leashed dogs are welcome!   Bark in the Park will feature: Agility Course sponsored by Spot On Veterinary Hospital & Hotel Photo Booth Free Microchip. MORE

Stamford Downtown Parade Spectacular

November 24, 2019

The Parade Spectacular is one of the largest helium balloon parades in the country, featuring everyone’s favorite giant balloon characters, award winning marching bands and fabulous floats.  Fun for the whole family! Be part of. MORE