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 14-August 4, 2022

July 14, 21, 28, August 4, 2022 Mill River Park Thursday nights in the summertime have become a ritual in Stamford Downtown with great music, great dancing and great times! Alive at Five is a. MORE

StrEATeries in Stamford Downtown April 1-Late Fall

StrEATeries in Stamford Downtown returns April 1!     Stamford Downtown, in conjunction with the City of Stamford, is continuing this exciting initiative designed to welcome visitors to dine at our restaurants and shop at. MORE

Street Beats May 5- June 30, 2022

Every Thursday night in Stamford Downtown, you can enjoy live music featuring local musicians from 6-8pm! May 5 Columbus Park: Ed Horan Lower Summer Street: Kayla Rae May 12 Columbus Park: Henry Jones Bedford Street:. MORE

Free Outdoor Fitness Classes May 16 through September 25, 2022

Join us for a wide variety of FREE outdoor fitness classes in Latham Park! No prior registration is needed.  All classes are on a first come, first served basis and subject to weather conditions.  Participants. MORE

Outdoor Painting Classes with Pinot's Palette May 18, June 15 and August 10, 2022

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

Bark in the Park May 22, 2022

Dogtopia of Stamford presents:  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. MORE

Trivia Night with Best Trivia Ever May 26, June 23 and August 18, 2022

Stamford Downtown & Best Trivia Ever are teaming up again to bring you Trivia Nights: Thursdays, May 26, June 23 and August 18 7pm in Veterans Memorial Park (130 Atlantic Street, Stamford) Grab your team. MORE

HedgeFun Art in Public Places June through September

Introducing HedgeFun, this summer's outdoor sculpture exhibit.  The exhibit will feature will feature 16 topiaries in engaging shapes ranging from 5 feet to 12 feet tall!  The topiaries will be on display throughout Stamford Downtown on sidewalks. MORE

Brews on Bedford June 4, 2022

Saturday, June 4 | 1-4pm 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 local. MORE

Arts & Crafts on Bedford June 11 and September 10, 2022

Arts & Crafts on Bedford June 11 and September 10, 2022 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. MORE

Farmers Market June 11-October 29, 2022

Saturdays, June 11-October 29, 2022 9am-2pm 21 Spring 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, oils and more!. MORE

Chess in Latham Park June 11-September 10, 2022

Chess in Latham Park returns for another season! Saturdays, June 11-September 10 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

Make Music Day June 21, 2022

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

Stamford Downtown Parade Spectacular November 20, 2022

Join us at the Parade Spectacular,  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! Parade. MORE

Afternoon Tea June 4, 2022

Your First Mud Run June 12, 2022