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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Alive At Five July 13-August 3, 2023

General FAQ & Policies Must be 21 or older for entry Photo ID required for entry (valid and current motor vehicle operator’s license, identity card issued by the State Department of Transportation or a valid. MORE

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

Street Beats May-September

Every Thursday night in Columbus Park, you can enjoy live music featuring local musicians from 6-8pm! May 11: Me & D May 18: Colin Smith May 25: Matt Kolb June 1 Sonora Apocalipsis June 8:. 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 AND Veterans Memorial Park! No prior registration is needed.  All classes are on a first come, first served basis and subject. 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

Bark in the Park June 4, 2023

Dogtopia Stamford Downtown Presents In Partnership with Spot on Veterinary Hospital and Hotel and GetJoy Food & Co Sunday, June 4 | 11am-3pm Latham Park A special day for our four-legged friends! All friendly, well-behaved leashed. 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

Brews on Bedford June 24, 2023

Saturday, June 24 | 2-5pm 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

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