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.

Events by year: 201320142015 – 2016

Heights & Lights

December 6, 2015

Rappelling Santa and Holiday Tree Lighting Presented by Reckson Associates, A Division of SL Green From 22 stories high above Stamford Downtown, watch and cheer for Santa Claus, Rudolph, Grinch, Celebrity Rappelling Elf, Yankees GM,. MORE

UBS Parade Spectacular

November 22, 2015

UBS Parade Spectacular presented by Stamford Town Center and The Stamford Advocate/Hearst Media One of the largest helium balloon parades in the country, it features everyone's favorite giant balloon characters, award winning marching bands and. MORE

Giant Balloon Inflation Party presented by Point72 Asset Management

November 21, 2015

Join us for the backstage look at the parade and watch the giant helium balloons come to life.  The Giant Balloon Inflation Party presented by Point72 Asset Management will feature performance from "Flippen Out" an extreme trampoline act,  dancing. MORE

Farmers Market

June 20, 2015

Visit our farmers market with vendors offering the freshest fruits, vegetables, flowers, baked good and more!  Straight from the farm to your home. 2015 Vendors: Amelia’s Florist & Farm: Fresh produce, fruit, cheese and bread. MORE

Dinosaurs Rule in Stamford Downtown

Dinosaurs Rule! in Stamford Downtown

June 1, 2015

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

Arts & Crafts on Bedford

September 19, 2015

Shop at over 100 craft and artisan boutiques on Bedford Street, which will be closed to traffic for the weekend.  Dine in our extended sidewalk cafe. Don’t miss the Imagination Station with “hands on” activities. MORE

Winter Restaurant Weeks 2016

August 17, 2015

Restaurant Weeks, hosted by Stamford Tables, is back for another winter of fabulous dining.  From February 22nd through March 6th, participating restaurants will be offering prix-fixe lunches and dinners for the public to enjoy. New This Year!: Enjoy Winter Restaurant Weeks through. MORE

Alive@Five Outdoor Summer Concert Series

July 9, 2015

Click Here to see the 2016 Alive@Five Lineup! Alive@Five on the Budweiser Stage in Partnership with Stamford Town Center, Reckson, BevMax and Copa Di Vino Thursday Evenings July 9-August 13, 2015 5pm, Columbus Park Rain. MORE

A Grand Summer Night, Dine Around

August 12, 2015

Organized by the “Friends of Stamford Downtown” this annual fund-raiser salutes fine dining in Stamford Downtown.  Net proceeds from the event are used to purchase outdoor art to grace the Downtown and to help defray. MORE

Jazz-Up July

July 8, 2015

Click Here to see the 2016 Wednesday Nite Live (formerly Jazz-Up July) Lineup!   July 8, 15, 22, 29, 2015 6:30pm, Columbus Park Jazz-Up July Presented by Stamford Town Center in Partnership with Morgan Stanley. MORE

Slide the City

July 26, 2015

SLIDE THE CITY TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT! Didn't get a ticket? Latham Park and Bedford Street will be full of fun activities including a rock climbing wall and volleyball for all to enjoy! GET READY. MORE


June 25, 2015

RAIN OR SHINE! The ARTWALK in Stamford Downtown is yet another step towards showcasing the growing art community and collectors market in Stamford Downtown. Created by Stamford Downtown Special Services District, a phemomenal experience awaits. MORE

Winter Restaurant Weeks in Stamford Downtown

March 2, 2015

Come in from the cold, and warm-up with special prix-fixe menus from Stamford Downtown's finest restaurants. Check out the 27 Participating Restaurants and Menus below: Click Each Price-Point to See Menus: $10.15 Lunch and $15.15. MORE