Family Friendly

Movie Night in Mill River Park

Address: The Grand Steps in Mill River Park Phone: (203) 989-0321 Website: http://www.millriverpark.org/ As a part of Mill River Park’s summer event series, movies will be streamed on a large screen

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Movie Night in Commons Park

Address: Commons Park, Stamford, CT 06902 Phone: (203) 846-1900 Website: http://www.harborpt.com/happening/ Enjoy films under the stars on the big screen. Bring a blanket and sit on the Commons Park lawn to

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Wednesday Nite Live Summer Concert Series

Address: Columbus Park, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 348-5285 Website: http://stamford-downtown.com/events/wednesday-nite-live-2/ Wednesday Nite Live is one of Stamford’s largest events of the year and features musicians of all genres in a

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Parks

Kiwanis Park

Address: Atlantic St, Stamford, CT 06901 So what makes a park, a park? While Kiwanis lacks the greenery that one associate with parks, like grass lawns, it does provide a

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Parks

Yale & Towne Park

Address: Old Yale Pl, Stamford, CT 06902 The South End has been gentrifying by swapping out industrial-looking buildings for apartment buildings with a view. And one of the views that

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Parks

Dorothy Heroy Park & Pool

Address: Riding Stable Trail, Stamford, CT 06903 Dorothy Heroy Park is located in  North Stamford, and north of the Merritt Parkway. If you are in to hiking in a fairly

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Beach

Cove Island Park & Beach

Address: 363 Weed Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 Cove Island Park features not one, but two beaches. Like much of coastal Connecticut the salt marsh and mudflats features nearby and provide

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Parks

Mianus River State Park

Address: Westover Rd. Mianus River Park is a nearly 400-acre urban forest that connects Greenwich and Stamford.  Named after the Mianus River this is a nice way to connect with

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Museums & Art Galleries

GR Art Gallery

Address: 1086 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06903 Phone: (203) 274-7497 Website: http://grartgalleries.com/ GR Art Gallery, is a theme-oriented contemporary art gallery, open to all ideas and techniques especially painting and

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Museums & Art Galleries

Art at the Ferguson

Address: 1 Public Library Plaza, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 964-1000 Website: http://www.stamfordartassociation.org/ferguson.html The Stamford Art Association curates the 4 yearly “Art at the Ferguson” exhibits at the Ferguson Library. The Ferguson

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Museums & Art Galleries

The Mayor’s Gallery

Address: 888 Washington Blvd, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 858-3082 Website: https://www.facebook.com/mayorsgallerystamford/ The Mayor’s Gallery is an art gallery on the 10th Floor of the Stamford Government Center and provides local

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Museums & Art Galleries

Russ Hollander Jewelry Gallery

Address: 154 Bedford St, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 363-2200 Website: http://www.ringart.com/ Inside Russ Hollander’s brick-walled storefront, glass display cases glimmer with platinum and gold rings, earrings and necklaces. But the

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Museums & Art Galleries

Danger Gallery

Address: 652 Glenbrook Rd #3, Stamford, CT 06906 Website: https://dangergallery.com/ Danger Gallery is the experimental art space and studio of visual artist Holly Danger, located in the Glenbrook Industrial Park in

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Museums & Art Galleries

Ukrainian Museum & Library

Address: 161 Glenbrook Rd, Stamford, CT 06902 Phone: (203) 323-8866 Website: http://www.ukrainianmuseumlibrary.org/ The Ukrainian Museum and Library of Stamford is the oldest cultural institution established by Ukrainians in North America. It

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Museums & Art Galleries

Hoyt-Barnum House Museum

Address: 1508 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06903 Phone: (203) 329-1183 Website: https://stamfordhistory.org/the-hoyt-barnum-house/  The Hoyt-Barnum House is a historic house museum that was listed to the U.S National Register of Historic

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Museums & Art Galleries

Stamford History Center

Address: 1508 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06903 Phone: (203) 329-1183 Website: https://stamfordhistory.org/ The Stamford History Center, the municipal historian of Stamford, is an educational and research institution whose primary functions

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Museums & Art Galleries

Stamford Art Association Gallery

Address: 39 Franklin St, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 325-1139 Website: http://www.stamfordartassociation.org/ Established in 1971, the Stamford Art Association is a nonprofit organization whose members include painters, sculptors, printmakers, photographers and

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Museums & Art Galleries

Loft Artists Association

Address: 575 Pacific St, Stamford, CT 06902 Phone: (203) 247-2027 Website: https://loftartists.org/ The Loft Artists Association (LAA) began in 1978 as the vision of 3 artists; sculptor James Jackson Burt, painter

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Museums & Art Galleries

Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery

Address: 96 Bedford St, Stamford, CT 06901 CLOSED Phone: (888) 861-6791 Website: http://www.alvarezgallery.com/ The Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery was a contemporary art gallery located on Bedford Street. You can still find

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Museums & Art Galleries

Old Town Hall WPA Art Gallery

Old Town Hall features numerous WPA-era murals by artists such as James Daugherty, Arthur Gibson Hull, and Delos Palmer, as well as outdoor sculptures by Reuben Nakian, and James Knowles.

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Museums & Art Galleries

UCONN Stamford Art Gallery

Address: 1 University Pl, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 251-8400 Website: https://artgallery.stamford.uconn.edu/ The purpose of the UConn Stamford Art Gallery is to support the University’s educational mission by stimulating active learning

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Museums & Art Galleries

The Glass House – Philip Johnson House

Address: 199 Elm St, New Canaan, CT 06840 Phone: (203) 594-9884 Website: http://theglasshouse.org/ The Glass House, built between 1949 and 1995 by architect Philip Johnson, is a National Trust Historic Site located in

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Museums & Art Galleries

Franklin Street Works Contemporary Art Space & Cafe

Address: 41 Franklin St, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 595-5211 Website: http://www.franklinstreetworks.org/ Franklin Street Works is an award-winning, not-for-profit contemporary art space and café that creates original museum-quality exhibitions and engaging

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Movie Theater

Bow Tie Cinemas Landmark 9

Address: 5 Landmark Square, Stamford, CT 06905 Phone: (203) 324-3100 Website: https://www.bowtiecinemas.com/landmark-9/info Nine screens showing first-run films. All digital projectors and sound.

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Movie Theater

Bow Tie Cinemas Majestic 6

Address: 118 Summer St, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 323-1690 Website: https://www.bowtiecinemas.com/majestic-6 Six auditoriums showing first-run films. All digital projection and sound. Convenient parking located in the Summer Street garage behind the

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Shakespeare on the Green

Address: 1349 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905 Phone: (203) 329-8207 Website: https://www.curtaincallinc.com/ Nestled among the pine trees of the Sterling Farms complex on Newfield Avenue, Stamford, Shakespeare on the Green is a

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Performance & Film Venue

The Amadeus Performance Space

Address: 46-50 Magee Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 Phone: (203) 569-5078 Website: https://www.facebook.com/AmadeusPerformanceSpace/ A performance venue for classical and jazz piano, chamber, and voice with a wonderful acoustic, over 200 seats, dance

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Performance & Film Venue

Curtain Call/Kweskin Theatre

Address: 1349 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905 Phone: (203) 329-8207 Website: https://www.curtaincallinc.com/ As Stamford’s longest-running and only year ’round, nonprofit producing theatre company, Curtain Call offers 10 to 12 full-scale productions each year

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Performance & Film Venue

“The People’s Court” TV Studio Taping

Address: 470 West Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 Phone: (203) 399-0058 Website: http://peoplescourt.com/ For Free Tickets: http://peoplescourt.com/tickets/ Court is in session! The honorable Judge Marilyn Milian presides over the multiple Emmy award-winning show “The People’s

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Performance & Film Venue

NBCUniversal TV Studio Tapings

Address: 307 Atlantic St, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (866) 290-3435 Website: http://stamfordmediacenter.com/ For Free Tickets: http://stamfordtvtickets.com/ In April 2009, NBCUniversal moved the production operations of Maury, The Jerry Springer Show and The

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Movie Theater

Avon Theatre Film Center

Address: 272 Bedford St, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 967-3660 Website: http://www.avontheatre.org/ The Avon Theatre features the best of independent, world and documentary films, foreign and Hollywood classics and educational programming that enhances

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Outdoor Venue

Alive@Five Summer Concert Series

Address: Columbus Park, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 348-5285 Website: http://stamford-downtown.com/events/alivefive Alive@Five is CT’s premiere concert series with national headlining acts, taking place in Columbus Park in Stamford, CT on six Thursdays throughout the

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Performance & Film Venue

The Palace Theatre

Address: 61 Atlantic St, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 325-4466 Website: https://palacestamford.org/ The Palace Theatre, a 1,580-seat Thomas Lamb-designed vaudeville house, was acclaimed as “Connecticut’s Most Magnificent” when it opened in 1927. It

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Parks

Veterans Memorial Park

Address: 130 Atlantic St, Stamford CT 06901 Website: http://www.vprstamford.org Veterans Memorial Park is currently being renovated to include with space for quiet reflection as well as public events. The new park

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Carwin Park

Address: Spruce St, Stamford, CT 06902 Located in Stamford’s West Side neighborhood, Carwin Park provides citizen a relaxing respite on summer days. This quaint 1.4-acre urban park provides both a

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Barrett Park

Address: Burdick St, Stamford, CT 06905 Located in the heart of residential Stamford, Barrett Park is the perfect place to take your children. The six-acre park features a playground, a

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McKeithen Park

Address: 134 Lawn Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 McKeithan Park is a community park located in Stamford’s East Side neighborhood. Volunteers came together in 2015 to construct a brand new playground

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Scalzi Park

Address: 97 Bridge St, Stamford, CT 06902 Scalzi Park is the largest recreational area within the Stamford city limits. It features tennis, basketball, volleyball courts, and baseball and softball fields,

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Lione Park

Address: Merrell Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 Lione Park is a 9.2-acre property situated between Merrell and Stillwater Avenue adjacent to the Boys & Girls Club of Stamford. The park contains

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Latham Park

Address: Walton Pl, Stamford, CT 06901 Located in the heart of Downtown Stamford, Latham Park serves as a hub for many community events. The half-acre park provides an open green

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Chestnut Hill Park

Address: 354 Chestnut Hill Rd, Stamford, CT 06902 Chestnut Hill is a great family friendly park located in North Stamford. The park features a recently renovated playground, tons of open

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Jackie Robinson Park

Address: Richmond Hill Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 Jackie Robinson Park is a small but charming recreation area located on the city’s west side. It features tall trees, park benches and

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Northrop Park

Address: 398 Glenbrook Rd, Stamford, CT 06906 Located in the Glenbrook neighborhood, Northrup Park is filled with public sports facilities and a perfect place to spend an active afternoon. The

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Beach

Boccuzzi Park & Beach

Address: 200 Southfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 Located in the Waterside neighborhood of Stamford, Boccuzzi Park is a 12-acre coastal park that includes a playground, softball field, basketball court, two

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Marina

Czescik Marina Park

Address: Harbor Dr, Stamford, CT 06902 Czecscik Park is a spacious grassy park located in the Shippan neighborhood. This 8.2-acre park is a perfect location to bring a blanket and

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Parks

Stamford Dog Park

Address: 39 Courtland Avenue Stamford, CT 06902 Phone: (203) 425-9782 Website: stamforddogpark.com The Stamford Dog Park is a nonprofit, all-volunteer dog park. The dog park, inaugurated in 2009, is made up

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Parks

Kosciuszko Park

Address: 200 Elmcroft Rd, Stamford, CT 06902 This 18-acre waterfront peninsula has become a mecca for dog walkers and people looking to go for long walks. The park features a

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Columbus Park

Address: Main St, Stamford, CT 06901 This small urban park is home to one of the largest music events in the northeast. The Alive@Five Summer Concert Series, hosted by Stamford

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Parks

Newman Mills Park

Address: 310 Riverbank Rd, Stamford, CT 06903 Newman Mills Park, also known as Riverbank Park, is a 7.6 acre property in northwest Stamford. Originally the site of a grist mill

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Commons Park

Address: Commons Park S, Stamford, CT 06902 Commons Park in Harbor Point is a park in the middle of everything. Surrounded by modern, high-end apartments and offices, this lush green space

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Stamford Museum & Nature Center

Address: 39 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT 06903 Phone: (203) 322-1646 Website: http://stamfordmuseum.org/ The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of art and popular culture, the

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Beach

West Beach

Address: Shippan Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 Located on Stamford’s coast, Cummings Park is 79 acres and West Beach is 26 acres. While there is a small neighborhood between them, they

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Beach

Cummings Park & Beach

Address: Shippan Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 Cummings Park is a beautiful, 79-acre park on Long Island Sound. Visitors can enjoy the beach, pavilions, snack bar, boardwalk and fishing pier. While

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Parks

Fort Stamford

Address: 900 Westover RdStamford, CT 06902 Website: https://fortstamfordpark.org/ Fort Stamford is a 5-acre historic site established during the American Revolution as a strategic permanent fortification to protect the Stamford-Greenwich area from attack

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Golf Course

E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course

Address: 451 Stillwater Rd, Stamford, CT 06902 Phone: (203) 324-4185 Website: https://www.brennangolf.com/ E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course is a 70-acre course located at 451 Stillwater Road and features 18 challenging holes,

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Golf Course

Sterling Farms Golf Course

Address: 1349 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT 06905 Phone: (203) 461-9090 Website: http://sterlingfarmsgc.com/ Sterling Farms Golf Course is a 144-acre public facility opened in 1972 that offers an 18-hole course, driving range

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Bartlett Arboretum & Gardens

Address: 151 Brookdale Rd, Stamford, CT 06903 Phone: (203) 322-6971 Website: http://www.bartlettarboretum.org/ The Bartlett Arboretum and Gardens contains 93 acres of parkland, gardens, landscapes, and hiking trails that focus on the

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Mill River Park

Address: 1055 Washington Blvd, Stamford, CT 06901 Phone: (203) 989-0321 Website: http://www.millriverpark.org/ Formerly a polluted, derelict riverfront, Mill River Park and Greenway is now a verdant, animated civic space that mends

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