Memorial Day To Do's & Openings! - Stamford Moms

Happy Memorial Day! Looking for something to do with your third day off? Want to see what’s open? Check below!

Plus, if you want to head to the beach or pool check here for information about Stamford Beaches and Dorothy Heroy Pool! If you are looking to head out for a family hike, take a look at our 5 favorite family trails in the area, here!

Memorial Day 5K Run/Walk
Cummings Beach
8 a.m.
Ceremony at 11 a.m.

Jim Fixx Memorial Day Running Races
Greenwich Avenue
8:15 a.m. & 9:15 a.m.
5 mile & kids half mile!

New Canaan Memorial Day Parade
Starts at St. Mark’s Church, finishes at Lakeview Cemetery. 
The route is down Main Street.
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Westport Memorial Day Parade
Up Riverside Avenue, over Post Road
9 a.m.
Coffee & doughnuts at Saugatuck Elementary, 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Sound Beach Volunteer Fire Department Memorial Day Parade
Sound Beach Avenue, Old Greenwich
10 a.m.

Darien Memorial Day Parade
Along the Post Road
10 a.m.
U.S. Air Force flyover along the Post Road around 10:30 a.m.

Darien EMS-Post 53 Memorial Day Food Fair
Tilley Pond Park, Darien
Following the Darien Parade – 2 p.m.

Sheffield Island Ferry
Norwalk Seaport Association Dock
Saturday – Monday
11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. & 2 p.m.

Chris Rowlands LIVE
The Beardsley Zoo
Saturday – Monday
11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.

Ridgefield Memorial Day Parade Picnic
Lounsbury House
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Ridgefield Memorial Day Parade
Beginning with opening remarks and a wreath-laying ceremony at the monument in front of Jesse Lee.
The parade ends at Ballard Park with a closing ceremony.
11:30 a.m.

Memorial Day Free Family Concert + Food Truck
Kahlo, 65 Westchester Avenue, Pound Ridge, NY
noon – 4 p.m.
Jay and Ray Concert, noon – 12:45 p.m.

Open on Memorial Day!

Stepping Stones Museum
9 a.m. (for members) 10 a.m. (for non-members) – 5 p.m.
9 a.m. Member Morning
9:30 a.m. Storytellers
10:30 a.m. Fitness Fun
11 a.m. Storytellers
11:30 a.m. How Does It Work?
12:15 p.m. ABC 123 with Zelda
1 p.m. Exhibit Explorations
2 p.m. Storytellers
2:30 p.m. Fitness Fun
3:30 p.m. How Does It Work?

Maritime Aquarium
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
11 a.m. Live Animal Encounter
11 a.m. Open Ocean Feeding
11:45 a.m. Seal Training Demonstration
1:45 p.m. Seal Training Demonstration
2:30 p.m. Live Animal Encounter
3:45 p.m. Seal Training Demonstration

Beardsley Zoo
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Free admission to active military members with ID.
Veterans receive 15% off general admission.

Please note: The City of Stamford will pick up trash and recycling as regularly scheduled!

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