Winter at Mill River Park - Stamford Moms

One thing’s for sure, finding fun and inexpensive activities during the winter is tough no matter how old your kids are! That’s part of the reason it’s so exciting that Mill River Park has so many events and activities for families this winter! Below, you’ll find an outline of events and activities to keep your family occupied all winter long!

Steven & Alexandra Cohen Skating Center

Monday – Thursday: 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Look out for weekend character skates!

Adults: $10
Children: $8
Senior Citizens & Active Duty Military (with ID): $8
Skate Rental: $4
Skates run from a toddler 8 and go up to men’s 15
* Double runners available to strap onto children shoes smaller than a toddler 8! *


The Brownstein/Selkowitz Carousel Pavilion & Nissen Carousel

Saturdays & Sundays: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

$2 per Ride
Children under 42 inches must be accompanied by an adult (adult does not have to pay for his/her ride, only the child)


Storytime at the Carousel
Sundays in January & February, 10 a.m.

Volunteer Winter Cleanup Day
Saturday, January 26
10 a.m. – noon
Email Trent McCann at [email protected] to sign up as a volunteer

Winter Tree Suncatchers
Sunday, January 27
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
At the carousel

Groundhog Craft
Saturday, February 2
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
At the carousel

My Funny Valentine
Sunday, February 3
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
At the carousel

Horse & Carriage Rides
Saturday, February 9
3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
This program requires pre-registration & a fee

Sweetheart Breakfast
Sunday, February 10
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
At the carousel pavilion
Requires pre-registration & a fee

Carousel Performance
Saturday, February 16
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Black History Month Craft
Sunday, February 17
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
At the carousel pavilion

Kid’s Paint-n-Sip
Saturday, February 23
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
At the carousel pavilion
Requires pre-registration & a fee

Create Your Own Skates
Sunday, February 24
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
At the carousel pavilion

Winter Nature Tots
Wednesdays, February 6 – March 13
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 p.m.
This program is designed for children ages 2 – 4 and one caregiver. Little ones will learn and develop social skills, gross and fine motor skills while bonding with the ones who love them most. Register here.


Friday, February 15, Monday, February 18 and Tuesday, February 19
Lunch & Snack provided.
REGULAR HOURS: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
EXTENDED HOURS: 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
$65 per day | $15 Extended Care

Nature exploration, arts and crafts, ice skating lessons and more!
To register, contact Tiffany Wilson at [email protected]

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