August 2022 Stamford Bucket List! | Stamford Moms

We hope your summer has been full of laughter, pool, beach and play time! While Monday, August 29 does mark the beginning of a new school year for Stamford Public School students, there is still plenty of time to soak up and ENJOY this last month of summer.

We want to help you have as much fun as possible! That’s why we’ve put together the August 2022 Stamford Bucket List! Scroll down for a list of our 28 favorite activities to do in Stamford this month (one for every day before school starts) to keep everyone smiling daily and to help your family build amazing memories of Summer 2022!

  1. Grab coffee or ice cream downtown and check out HedgeFun in Stamford Downtown
  2. Enjoy one of the free events for families at Mill River Park
  3. Watch a movie outdoors
  4. Go for a hike at Mianus River Park
  5. Grab breakfast, have a picnic at West Beach and play on the playground
  6. Play soccer at Soccer Fun Zone in Stamford Town Center
  7. Rent a kayak or paddleboard through SoundWaters
  8. Head to the Sunday Summer Concert Series at Bartlett Arboretum
  9. Visit the Designs by Lee Summer Marketplace on Fridays to shop local and do a kids craft
  10. Have a family night out at Coalhouse Pizza
  11. Check out Summer Fun Thursday, 3 p.m. at Stamford Town Center and grab a treat from Cretzel’s
  12. Shop local at a farmers market
  13. Grab coffee and play in the sand on the boardwalk at Harbor Point (bring the kids’ scooters or bikes and ride on the boardwalk)
  14. Go swimming at Dorothy Heroy Pool
  15. Play in the splash pad at Scalzi Park
  16. Participate in an outdoor storytime at one of the Ferguson Library branches
  17. Play Chess on Saturday at Latham Park
  18. Spend an afternoon on the Long Island Sound
  19. Drop-in for an activity at Chelsea Piers
  20. Visit one of the museumes offering free admission through CT Summer at the Museum
  21. Cool off by enjoying playtime and a snack at Honey Joe’s Family Coffeehouse
  22. Play at one of the top 5 playgrounds in Stamford as voted on by YOU!
  23. Visit the Paw Patrol Experience at Camp in the SoNo Collection
  24. Visit the Flutter Zone at the Maritime Aquarium
  25. Check out the Stepping Stones Museum courtyard and enjoy a special show
  26. Head to Cove Island Park to roller skate, bike, barbecue, ride scooters, walk, jog and ride the tram
  27. Cool off at a Stamford Twin Rinks public skate
  28. Head to a carnival… click here for a list

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