Avon Theatre Film Center 272 Bedford St, Stamford, CT06901 Designed in 1938, the historical Avon Theatre adds an eclectic vibe to downtown Stamford. This nonprofit,…More member-supported theater features independent and foreign films as opposed to your typical Hollywood blockbusters. In addition to movies, they host special events like guest speakers, documentary film nights and mini film festivals. If you enjoy an occasional night of culture and indie flicks, visit their website to see what's playing, or consider becoming a member.
John Latham Park Bedford St & Prospect St, Stamford, CT06901 Across from the Avon Theater sits John Latham park, a large swatch of green in the heart of downtown. The park…More includes bronze art of two women talking and a sculpture of a little girl sitting on a bench. The tables located along the east side of the park are perfect for picnicking or chess games. Many local employees enjoy this park as an area for an outdoor lunch on nice days.