Stamford Downtown Parade Spectacular

Address: Summer St to Broad St to Atlantic St
Phone: (203) 348-5285

The parade 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. It’s fun for the whole family, and has been for over 24 years! In 2017, an estimated 200,000 people attended the Parade Spectacular.

Some fan-favorite giant helium balloons include Bob the Builder, Elmo, Fred Flintstone, Kung Fu Panda, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Clifford The Big Red Dog, Scooby Doo, Shrek, Mr. Potato Head, Garfield, Big Bird, Kermit The Frog, and many more!