The low… The spectacular 2021 Stamford Downtown Parade Park Party takes place this Sunday at Mill River Park on Washington Boulevard in Stamford from noon to 3 p.m. The free community event, instead of the usual Thanksgiving parade, will feature five giant helium balloons, including Daniel Tiger, Scooby -Doo, Curious George, Alphonso the Dragon and the Gingerbread Boy; bands from Stamford and Westhill high schools; Santa and friends; and performances by Locust Performing Arts Center, Center Stage Dance Studio, The Pulse nova jazz, the Hoop Girls and Flippenout Extreme Trampoline and Cirque-Tacular Acrobats. For more information visit stamford-centre-ville.com.
Scene… Reverend Michael K. Jones, pastor of St. Mary’s Parish in Greenwich, attended a Knights of Malta investiture mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York with Cardinal Timothée Dolan, Archbishop of New York. Jones was installed as the order’s master chaplain.