Stamford Downtown Signature Events
Stamford Downtown is bustling with exciting events. Whether it’s a world class sculpture exhibit, music in Columbus Park, Arts & Crafts on Bedford Street or a giant helium balloon parade, Stamford Downtown is the place to find it all.
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Space Invasion in Stamford Downtown June through August
The 2019 outdoor sculpture exhibit, Space Invasion, featured 30 originally designed and painted fiberglass sculptures that were on display for free public viewing and enjoyment all summer. Now you have the opportunity to bid. 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
Bark in the Park September 22, 2019
in partnership with Spot On Veterinary Hospital & Hotel 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 item. 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 will feature exciting performances, holiday characters and a visit from Santa and Rudolph! 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