KIDS: Mill River Playground

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Date: Saturday, June 14, 2008
 
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
 
Come celebrate the playground's 2nd birthday party. This celebration is open to everyone. There will be balloon artists, face painters, Brazilian musical and dance performance plus a GIANT birthday cake.
 
Location: Mill River Playground, West Main Street at Tresser Boulevard in Stamford Connecticut.
 
Admission: Free – no reservations required. Last year's attendance: over 300 children and their families.
 
Handicapped accomodations: The playground is designed for children of all ages and sizes and is disability friendly.
 
Playgound Gallery with pictures from the 1st birthday party
 
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Directions from I-95 Northbound (from New York)
Going NORTH on 95 use Exit 7 (Greenwich Avenue). Go straight off ramp through the light (stay in the 2nd to left lane). After first light get in left lane and turn LEFT at the second light onto Washington Boulevard (you will go under an overpass). Proceed down Washington Boulevard to 3rd traffic light. At 3rd traffic light turn LEFT on to Tresser Boulevard. Stay straight to West Main Street. You will see the playground.

Directions from I-95 Southbound (from New Haven)
Going SOUTH on 95 use Exit 7 (Atlantic Street). Go straight off the exit. You will actually be on North State Street. Make sure that you get out of the left lane because it will turn into a left turn only lane. Go through 4 lights on North State Street. You will pass Atlantic Street on the right, and then UBS Center. At the 4th Light, you will bear right onto Washington Boulevard. Proceed down Washington Boulevard to 3rd traffic light. At 3rd traffic light turn LEFT on to Tresser Boulevard. Stay straight to West Main Street. You will see the playground.

Directions from the Merritt Parkway
Exit 34 - Long Ridge Road - South on Route 104 (Long Ridge Road) to Route 137 (Cold Spring Road/Washington Boulevard) to U.S. 1 (Tresser Boulevard). Turn RIGHT onto U.S. 1; Stay straight until you intersect with West Main Street. You will see the playground.
 
Directions from the Stamford Train Station
After Exiting Train, take Escalator up to Station Concourse, and head towards NORTH STATE STREET. Take the escalator all the way down, into the Transportation Center (under the highway). After getting off escalator walk straight and then take a left. Follow hallway to the end, go up the stairs (or ramp) and exit doors. You will have UBS straight ahead of you, and the Bus Terminal to your right. Cross the Street and walk across the stone path in front of UBS. Continue on the Sidewalk until you reach the intersection of West Main Street and Tresser Boulevards.  You will see the playground.
 
 
For further information call 203-977-4713, or visit the Mill River Playground website www.millriverpark.com
 
 

The Mill River Collaborative is a non-profit organization dedicate to creating a world class urban park along the Mill River with a three-mile greenway stretching from Scalzi Park to Long Island Sound. Plans include a fountain, ice skating rink, carousel, café, sculpture garden and kayak facility. To join the collaborative or contribute, visit the Mill River Collaborative website at http://www.millriverpark.com/
 
 
 
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Content Last Modified on 5/27/2008 10:42:55 AM