Whether you’re looking to stay home or venture out while social distancing this 4th of July weekend… we have you covered! Scroll down for information on fireworks in Stamford, fun ideas for outside, snacks and more!
GET FESTIVE FOR THE 4TH!
2nd Annual Reading of the Declaration of Independence
Saturday, July 4 at 10 a.m., Hoyt-Barnum House Steps
Please wear a mask and social distance, bring your own refreshments.
Stamford Downtown Fireworks
Saturday, July 4 at 9 p.m.
No public viewing area, the show will be visible for miles allowing residents to safely watch from patios, rooftops, windows and balconies.
Tune into Star 99.9 for a musical simulcast during the show!
Check out the Sensory Garden at the Bartlett Arboretum
Go on a Rail-Bike Adventure in Essex, CT!
Take Slim Pickings Grazing Tray’s picnic box to the beach for a picnic
Get a bounce house for the backyard from iBounce CT
Play Patriotic Balloon Darts… here’s how!
Decorate your child’s bike, car, stroller, etc. and go on a walk!
GET ON THE WATER!
Soundwaters Sunset & Afternoon Sails
Friday – Sunday
Kayak & Paddleboard Rentals
Friday – Sunday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (last rental at 5 p.m.)
SoundWaters Dock in Boccuzzi Park, 200 Southfield Avenue
GET IN THE KITCHEN
Make Corn Dog Mini Muffins… here’s how!
Make Patriotic Party Mix… here’s how!
Make American Flag Cupcakes… here’s how!
Make Patriotic Chocolate Covered Frozen Bananas… here’s how!
Make 4th of July S’mores Dip… here’s how!
Make edible fluffy slime… here’s how!
Make 4th of July Flashlights… here’s how!
Make a patriotic ribbon wand… here’s how!