Stamford Downtown offers a broad array of shops, services, restaurants, arts, education and events. If you work here, live here or visit here, we invite you to browse our website and then come downtown often to be a part of the scene. For other events, click here.

Winter Restaurant Weeks

February 21, 2022

2022 Winter Restaurant Weeks in Stamford Downtown returns February 21-March 6! It’s time to prepare your taste buds & appetites for Winter Restaurant Weeks, the best way to try something new or enjoy an old favorite—. MORE

Valentine's Day Guide

February 7, 2022

Your Guide to Celebrating Valentine's Day in Stamford Downtown   Verde Galerie: Shop a wide selection of fresh floral arrangements & bouquets.  From traditional roses to a wild flowers mix—find something perfect for your loved one. Call. MORE

Super Bowl Specials

February 7, 2022

  What's more important on Super Bowl or the food??  According to the United States Department of Agriculture, Super Bowl Sunday is the second-highest food consumption holiday of the year, next to Thanksgiving! Why. MORE

Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide

November 26, 2021

You don't need to go far to find the perfect gift for everyone on your list...keep your holiday shopping local this year by exploring the incredible small business right here in Stamford Downtown!   Wellness. MORE

Deck the Downtown: Holiday Storefront Contest

December 7, 2021

Vote for your favorite storefront for a chance to win a $100 Stamford Downtown Card! In the spirit of the holiday season, Stamford Downtown is once again hosting storefront decorating contest, Deck the Downtown featuring over. MORE

Heights & Lights

December 5, 2021

  Heights & Lights presented by Reckson Rappelling Santa & Tree Lighting From 22 stories high above Stamford Downtown, watch and cheer for Santa Claus, Rudolph, Grinch and guest rappeller, Brian Cashman, General Manager, NY. MORE

Parade Spectacular Park Party

November 21, 2021

In close consultation with public health officials and community leaders, Stamford Downtown has designed a Parade Spectacular Park Party! that can safely accommodate an audience of young and old with the energy and excitement that. MORE

The Piano Project

August 1, 2021

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 artwork lining the sidewalks and parks of the Downtown.. MORE

Summer Restaurant Weeks

June 1, 2021

It’s time to prepare your taste buds & appetites for Summer Restaurant Weeks, the best way to try something new or enjoy an old favorite— while supporting our downtown restaurant community! [column grid="2" span="1"]  [/column] [column. MORE

Mindfulness Workshop

July 7, 2021

Mindfulness Sessions led by Stamford Mindfulness Project Wednesdays, July 14-August 25 6:30pm Veterans Memorial Park (130 Atlantic Street) The free sessions will be led by experienced mindfulness teachers, who will introduce participants to new introductory. MORE

Fourth of July Fireworks

July 5, 2021

Stamford Downtown & City of Stamford are excited to bring Fourth of July fireworks downtown! The fireworks display will be held on Monday, July 5 at 9pm off the Landmark Building. Important Note: There will. MORE

Mother's Day Guide

May 9, 2021

Looking for ways to celebrate mom? Stamford Downtown offers plenty of ways to enjoy the day and create new memories. Brunch Bar Rosso: menu specials & a glass of Prosecco for mom! Divina: full brunch menu 11a-3p. MORE

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Holiday Lights Program

November 21, 2020

  Stamford Downtown has become a destination point for children and adults alike when it comes to our Holiday lighting display! Christmas Lighting Company, Inc. installs and maintains the display that is made possible by. MORE

Shop Local Holiday Guide

September 1, 2020

  bartaco 222 Summer Street 1. Buy a $50 gift card and receive a $10 bonus 2. Signature hot sauce collection 3. "Will Run For Tacos" Athletic Tee Buffalo Wild Wings  208 Summer Street Give. MORE

Deck the Downtown

December 1, 2020

Vote for chance to win a $100 gift card to the downtown business of your choice! Take a stroll around Stamford Downtown to view all the decorated storefronts + choose for your favorite! One vote. MORE

Eat! Festive Holiday Offerings

November 20, 2020

In the spirit of the Holidays, Stamford Downtown will be hosting a two week restaurant promotion featuring dine-in and take-out specials.   Spend $25 and receive your choice of one: Small Cheese Pizza Greek Salad Greek. MORE

StrEATeries in Stamford Downtown

September 13, 2020

Stamford Downtown is launching an exciting new initiative designed to welcome visitors back to the neighborhood to dine at our restaurants and shop at our stores. This program, StEATeries in Stamford Downtown, provides expanded space. MORE

Stamford Downtown Farmers Markets

June 13, 2020

June 13-October 31, 2020 (No market on Saturday, July 4) New this year! TWO weekly famers markets offering  a wide variety of locally grown fruits, vegetables and flowers.  You’ll also find breads, jams, baked goods, cheeses, oils. MORE

Arts & Crafts on Bedford

May 1, 2020

Arts & Crafts on Bedford Returns for a Second Show! **DATE CHANGE** Sunday, October 18, 10am-6pm Shop one-of-a-kind handcrafted goods made by local and regional artists. Bedford Street restaurants will be offering extended outdoor patio. MORE

Art Collective--Art in Public Places

June 1, 2020

  Each year Stamford Downtown hosts a distinguished outdoor sculpture exhibit designed to attract both local and regional audiences. This years exhibit, Art Collective, will include a collection of sculptures on loan from regional artists whose. MORE

Chess in Latham Park

June 6, 2020

Chess in Latham Park returns for another season! Saturdays, June 6-September 26 1-3pm (Weather Permitting) Improve your game, learn new moves, talk with the masters and meet other chess fans. Free and open to all. MORE

Arts & Crafts on Bedford

September 12, 2020

Saturday, September 12, 10am-7pm Shop on-of-a-kind handcrafted goods made by local and regional artists. Bedford Street restaurants will be offering extended outdoor patio cafés. There will be no kids activities in Latham Park this year.. MORE

Summer Restaurant Weeks

May 1, 2020

Looking for the 2021 Winter Restaurant Weeks Page? Click the image below.   Restaurant Weeks, hosted by Stamford Tables, will be back for another summer of fabulous dining. From August 17th through September 7th, participating restaurants will. MORE

Outdoor Fitness Classes

June 20, 2020

UPDATE: As of July 20, All fitness classes have been moved to Columbus Park. Join us for a wide variety of FREE outdoor fitness classes including: Yoga, Zumba, Pure Barre and more! All participants will. MORE

Afternoon Music in the Parks

July 3, 2020

Enjoy the nice weather and the smooth sounds of acoustic music. All performances are free and subject to weather conditions. Heritage Park Schedule (Bank Street at Main Street behind Old Town Hall) Fridays, 12-2pm July. MORE

Fourth of July Fireworks

July 4, 2020

We are excited to announce…we’re bringing Fourth of July fireworks downtown! The fireworks display will be held on Saturday, July 4 at 9pm off the Landmark Building. Rain date July 3. Important Note: There will. MORE

Make Music Day

June 21, 2020

On Sunday, June 21st, Stamford Downtown will join hundreds of cities for Make Music Day, a free celebration of music around the world. Launced in 1982 in France, it is now held on the same. 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!  **The parade is. MORE

Giant Balloon Inflation Party

November 23, 2019

Join us for the backstage look at the parade and watch the giant helium balloons come to life. The Giant Balloon Inflation Party sponsored by Point72 will feature exciting performances starring Bello Nock Comedic Daredevil, dance performances with Locust Performing. MORE