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Hey Stamford brings local restaurants together at Mill River Park for Hey Stamford Food Festival, an innovative culinary festival.

Hey Stamford Food Festival brings together great brews and quality food, while keeping it local. PJ Kennedy of Hey Stamford, has spent his time highlighting the events, food and community in his local go to blog. Becoming an expert in what’s happening in Stamford over the years, PJ Kennedy has teamed up with Ilario Altamura and Ross Atamian of Parachute Concerts to create the first ever Hey Stamford Food Festival. In an effort to unite great restaurants and tasty brews, the food festival will take place at Mill River Park, Saturday August 26th 1-9pm, with a $15 admission.

Ticket info: www.heystamfordfoodfest.com

What to expect, the area’s most delectable food trucks, restaurants, talented chefs and breweries that embody the scene in and around Stamford, CT. This one-day, family-oriented event will highlight over thirty local Restaurants & Food Trucks in attendance, dishing out fresh, mouthwatering local bites. Highlighting the finest in regional and national breweries, tapping into the best local beer the area has to offer.

Music includes nostalgic hits from the 80’s and 90’s on the main stage, with performances by “The Fresh Kids of Bel Air” and “Jessie’s Girl both performers have successfully sold out shows throughout the tri-state area including Port Chester NY’s Legendary Capitol Theater, bringing their audiences back in time to a classic, unforgettable musical era. Music will start at 1– 9pm with a lineup of Connecticut’s best musicians and DJ’s.

The home for this inaugural event is the beautiful Mill River Park, a 12-acre, urban park located in Stamford Downtown providing a scenic background for Hey Stamford Food Festival.

In supporting non-profit organizations in the community that help nurture, educate and enrich local kids by exposing them to the arts, can raise funds by partnering with the promoters of the Hey Stamford Food Festival!

Participating organizations will be allotted patron entrance tickets to be sold to supporters of their respective organizations. The charities will be granted 100% of the ticket sales that have been given to each organization. The recipients of the tickets will be treated to the best food and music the area has to offer.

Contact Parachute Concerts to learn more about how each organization can register and begin selling Patron tickets. Initial allocations will be limited to 100 Patron tickets per organization. Unsold tickets will be returned by August 15th.

Contact Parachute Concerts: Ilario Altamura | ilario@parachuteconcerts.com


Reach New Audiences, Generate Leads, Interact with Qualified Prospects and Activate your Brand!

As a sponsor of Hey Stamford Food Festival, you will have the opportunity to meet with an affluent, regionally based audience comprised of customers and prospects. Our sponsors leverage the Hey Stamford Food Festival platform to announce new products, build momentum for current ideas, sell products and gain visibility in the marketplace.

Sponsorship Contact: Mark Hoyt | markh@summitsponsorship.com | 410-456-1124


Hey Stamford is the premier guide for people seeking what’s new in food and entertainment in the City of Stamford.  We cover local businesses, people, issues, and lifestyles related to Stamford. Constantly looking for what’s genuine, unique, and next, we deliver inspiration every day to locals who have come to count on us – the urban explorers, the fun seekers, the trend spotters.  With updates daily, you won’t miss a beat! Heystamford.com


Parachute Concerts specializes in producing world-class events in all genres of music. Run by concert industry veterans, we pride ourselves on being ahead of the curve and delivering top-notch entertainment to audiences across the country.

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