The Holiday Stroll Returns to Mill River Park! | Stamford Moms

Get ready to immerse yourself in the magic of the holiday season as The Holiday Stroll, now powered by Stamford Ford, returns to Mill River Park for another year of joyous celebration. The beloved event, which captivated hearts and brought smiles to faces last year, is back with a revamped experience designed to make this holiday season unforgettable.

The Holiday Stroll opens on Black Friday, November 24 and will remain open until Christmas Eve, December 24, 2023 on select dates, 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Kids under 10 enter for free, tickets for adults are $25.00 and can be purchased at Use Code: stamfordmoms for 15% off tickets!

Prepare to be enchanted as you step into a world of wonder and whimsy at The Holiday Stroll powered by Stamford Ford. Our festive walk through downtown Stamford’s Mill River Park will transport you to a winter wonderland adorned with larger-than-life Christmas displays and breathtaking illuminations. Immerse yourself in the holiday spirit with the following highlights:

  • Monumental Christmas Displays: Be awe-inspired by a 30-foot Christmas tree adorned with hundreds of twinkling lights, all synchronized to your favorite holiday tunes. Marvel at monumental three-dimensional ornaments with gold interiors, a candy cane arch, and a 16-foot gingerbread house – perfect for those magical family photos.

  • Christmas Village: Warm up by the fire pits scattered around the Christmas tree and experience the thrill of Mill River Park’s ice-skating rink (additional cost). Enjoy multiple food vendors and themed treats like cider doughnuts, and hot cocoa with marshmallows, making it a truly magical experience for all ages.

This year will introduce a “Drive to Give” initiative in collaboration with Stamford Ford and Hey Stamford.

Beginning o Thanksgiving and leading up to Christmas, “The Holiday Stroll – Drive to Give” will surprise a deserving family each week, spreading holiday magic far and wide. Thanks to Stamford Ford’s generous support:

  • The family will be gifted with $1,000 in cash to help make their holiday season a little brighter.

  • The chosen families will also receive complimentary tickets to The Holiday Stroll, where they can create cherished memories with their loved ones, surrounded by the festive wonder of the event.

Nominate families who could use an extra dose of holiday magic this year. Share their heartwarming stories with us, and together, we’ll select those most deserving of this extraordinary gift. To nominate a family or individual please email: [email protected]

Meet the Organizer

Ilario Altamura, partner at Parachute Concerts, is excited to present The All-New Holiday Stroll for the third year running. He envisions The Holiday Stroll as an iconic holiday destination that brings the community together to celebrate the wonder of the season.

Also be sure to check out The Holiday Wish Express at Stamford Town Center this holiday season, also from Ilario and Parachute Concerts!

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