MLK Day Events Round Up! | Stamford Moms

Looking for something fun to do with the kids during the day off from school on Monday? There are several options, including school break camps that will keep everyone entertained!

We have a complete list of camps and special activities, below!


School Holiday Activity Program
grades k – 5
Italian Center Stamford
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

School Break Camp
ages 3 – 13
Chelsea Piers
Hours depend on the program you choose

MLK Day Activity Club
grades k – 5

Recreation Star Center
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Junior Engineering Camp
ages 5 – 12
Recreation Star Center
8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

No School Camp
ages 4 & up
Happy Hands Art & Pottery Studio

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Mini Camp
Tiger Schulmann’s Martial Arts
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

MLK Day Camp
Bodywise by Betty Studio
8:45 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Full & Half Day Camp
ages 7 – 14
Code Ninjas

8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Camp Pump It Up
Pump It Up, Norwalk
Full day camp 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Half Day camp 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

MLK Camp
potty trained – 9 years old
Best Time/Best Place Ever
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Vacation Days at the J
K – Grade 6
JCC Stamford
8 a.m. – 6 p.m.


Filling in the Blanks Packing Event
346 Main Ave., Suite 3A ,Norwalk
9:30 a.m. & 11 a.m.

Martin Luther King Jr. Family Day
Bruce Museum, Greenwich
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

LEGOLAND New York Road Show
Westfield Mall, Trumbull
10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
LEGO building activities, visits from a LEGOLAND New York character – plus find out everything you need to know about the ultimate LEGO theme park destination coming to New York State, and purchase your Annual Pass! The event is FREE!

Parent-Child Playgroup
South End Branch
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Make Your Own Snowman Pizza
Stew Leonard’s Norwalk
10:30 a.m.

Open Boat
Maritime Aquarium
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Break Out Day: WILDlife Wonders
Stamford Museum & Nature Center
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Camp Store, SoNo Collection
DIY Rain Stick, 11:30 a.m.
Studio Time, 1 p.m.
Glittery Gold Leaf Slime, 3 p.m.
Hot Air Balloon Night Light, 4:30 p.m.

Youth Makerspace Open Hours
Main Library
3 p.m. – 5 p.m. 

Classes at Maria’s Friends
515 West Avenue, Norwalk
Classes throughout the day for infant – 10 years old!

Just looking for a place to hang out and have some free time? Check here for a list of museums, indoor recreation, places to create art projects, etc.

Ferguson Library Hours:
Main Library, DiMattia Building: 10a.m – 6 p.m.
Harry Bennett Branch: 10 a.m – 6 p.m.
South End Branch: 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Mill River Park Ice Skating Rink, open 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. 1st Hot Cocoa FREE!

Carousel at Mill River Park, open 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The Fun Palace & Crystal’s Fun Spot at Stamford Town Center!

Get Air Trampoline Park allows you to take your pick from wall-to-wall trampolines, foam pits, dodgeball, slamball, ninja obstacles and more!

RPM Raceway is another option for some serious fun! With a go-cart race track, bowling, arcade and food! You can literally spend the whole day there and it’s a great option for older kids.

BETA Climbing is a fun place to take the family for some indoor rock climbing!

My Three Sons in Norwalk is also a fun option with laser tag, mini golf, an arcade, inflatables and more! It opens at 10 a.m. and all games will be half price!

The Discovery Museum in Bridgeport is open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Stepping Stones Museum is typically closed on Mondays, but will be open at 9 a.m. for members, 10 a.m. for non-members.

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