Patch Picks is here with some options for summertime dates around the city.
Through September, offers sunset sails on Long Island Sound. Check their calendar, then pack up some dinner and your favorite beverage and enjoy some beautiful views and relaxing hours aboard.
The outdoor dining makes our list for its breezy ambiance and prime people-watching potential. Watch the crowds running up and down Bedford and suddenly you’re a scene from “Annie Hall.” Whether you prefer 's sidewalk section or Lola’s open dining room, this is the time for a night out(side) on the town.
Check Out Some Local Art
Stamford may not have the museums of larger cities, but it has a small art scene of its own. Wandering a gallery is a fun (and free) way to spend some time this summer, grab a drink and dessert afterward and you’ve got a complete evening.’s current exhibit, Far Away Places, is open to the public until 8 pm on Friday and 3 pm on Saturday.
Whether a full fledged hike or a table at the beach is more your speed -- getting outside is a great way to spend date night. Follow up a hike with a well-earned bite to eat or pack yourself an ever-so-cheesy picnic for the beach.
Pick a Theater
Take in a performance at (the fall includes “Sweeney Todd,” Neil Simon’s “The Sunshine Boys,” and “Annie Warbucks”) a film at , a classic little gem of a theater on Hope Street, or an independent film at the .