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From family-friendly crafts and holiday activities to cornhole league nights and craft beer festivals, there’s always something going on.

We sometimes cancel public programming for inclement weather, including high heat index, poor air quality, thunderstorms, high winds, heavy snow and ice, and extreme windchill.

Please refer to our Facebook and Instagram Stories at least two hours prior to programs for status updates on weather-related public event cancellations or rescheduling.

For general park inquiries, please email info@millriverpark.org.

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Whittingham Discovery Center
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

July 18 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until August 31, 2025

Whittingham Discovery Center, our newest addition to the park, is NOW OPEN! This state-of-the-art visitor and environmental center has FREE educational exhibits and activities for all ages. Visit today!

The Nissen Carousel at Mill River Park
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

July 20 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating indefinitely

The Brownstein | Selkowitz Carousel will be open from 9 - 5pm.  Carousel rides are $2 or a multi ride 6 rides for $10 pass is available.  The Rich Pantry will be open for refreshments.  

Art in the Park
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us on July 20 for a day of creativity at Art in the Park, presented by the Stamford Art Association in scenic Mill River Park! Immerse yourself in artistry at the Whittingham Discovery Center from 10 AM – 12 PM with complimentary workshops guided by experienced art instructors.

Acari Flora: My Garden Grows – July 20
10:00 am - 11:00 am

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This program provides a natural link between observational skills exercised in both science and art. Students will merge their observations from life experience and artwork seen in The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle about plant phases from seed to adult. Students will merge their observations from life experience and artwork seen in The Tiny Seed by […]

Total Body Fit with UJ
10:00 am - 11:00 am

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until August 10, 2024

UJ is a fitness trainer in Fairfield County. In this class, each participant will receive an education in strength building, calorie burning and muscle development/growth. This class will provide a high intensity setting with intent to improve, correct and re-educate all individuals, no matter their experience level in fitness or exercise

Zumba with Tristan
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

July 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Saturday, repeating until August 10, 2024

Come sweat it out in Zumba® Fitness class with Tristan Mogollon. We’ll focus not only on cardio but on core, sculpting and toning…all while dancing and having fun!

Sunrise Yoga with Aimee
9:00 am - 10:00 am

July 21 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until August 11, 2024

Join Aimee Elsner and her Team at Connecticut Power Yoga for a Sunrise Morning Vinyasa yoga practice designed to empower you through movement, and meditation, to connect you to your breath and your body. You will leave refreshed and ready for your day.

“Hello Puddle” by Anita Sanchez
10:00 am - 11:00 am

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

A normal everyday puddle may not seem very special. But for many creatures great and small, it is very important! With lush, playful illustrations and fun facts about the animals featured, Hello, Puddle! is a joyful celebration of the remarkable in the ordinary, and the importance of even the most humble places in fostering life.

Rhythmic Yoga w/ Live drumming (Pilin)
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

July 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 5, 2024

Join in for a breath-centered, rhythmic yoga practice that flows with sequences to stretch and strengthen the body, activate the core, and ignite your inner radiance. This moving meditation encourages body awareness, mindfulness, and relieves stress. Class is for all levels.

Tai Chi with Ken
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

July 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 6, 2024

Tai Chi is a mind, body spirit exercise using slowing flowing movements. It emphasizes deep breathing, balance and focused attention. We will be doing a series of gentle physical movements and stretches ensuring that your body is inconstant motion...”moving meditation”. These postures will help promote the body’s natural healing ability and overall feeling of increased […]

Fairgate Farm Stand
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

July 24 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 14, 2024

Come by the Fairgate Farmstand in Mill River Park for your fresh veggies, grown right here in the heart of the West Side of Stamford! Fairgate Farm is an urban farm working to increase access to locally grown produce and strengthen the community by celebrating healthy food through gardening, educational and harvest-related initiatives.

Alive at Five – Sublime with Rome
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

July 25 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Stamford Downtown presents Alive At Five in partnership with Reckson, three weeks of live music outdoors in the beautiful Mill River Park in Stamford Downtown starring Sublime with Rome on July 25, Lil' Kim on August 1, and Wyclef Jean on August 8!  Each night has music starting at 5 pm with DJs, Opening Acts, […]

Arthur the King PG – 13
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

July 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Over the course of ten days and 435 miles, an unbreakable bond is forged between pro adventure racer Michael Light (Mark Wahlberg) and a scrappy street dog companion dubbed Arthur. Based on an incredible true story, ARTHUR THE KING follows Light, desperate for one last chance to win, as he convinces a sponsor to back […]

Solar Oven Chefs – July 27
10:00 am - 11:00 am

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Participants will be building their own solar ovens, to gather the sun’s rays and cook a tasty treat- smores! We will provide the supplies and instructions. Cross our fingers and toes for a nice sunny day Register Here

Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank – PG
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

July 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Hank is a down-on-his-luck hound who only dreams of one thing: to become a samurai. One day, he finds himself in a town full of cats who are being threatened to be wiped out of existence by Ika Chu, a ruthless warmongering cat. Hank turns to Jimbo for help. As he becomes the town’s samurai […]