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Starting September 5th!

Carousel Pavilion Hours: 

3pm-6pm, Fridays

Noon-5PM, Saturdays - Sundays

The Brownstein | Selkowitz Carousel Pavilion and David & Marian Nissen Carousel

30 West Broad Street
Stamford, CT, 06901
United States


For more information about the Brownstein/Selkowitz Carousel Pavilion and David & Marian Nissen Carousel please call (203) 989-0321 x.103 OR to book a birthday party or to rent the Pavilion please email parties@millriverpark.org or call (203) 989-0321 x.103

Carousel Hours of Operation:

September 5, 2017 - June 20, 2018

Open Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, Noon-5PM

$2/Ride, children under 42 inches must be accompanied by an adult (adult does not have to pay for his/her ride, only the child). When accompanying your child you must stand with your child for the entirety of the ride, to ensure their safety.

We're Hiring!

We are in need of fun, energetic, hard-workers that are over the age of 18 to help us run our Carousel & Carousel Pavilion. If this sounds like you, (or someone you know) please click the button below for more information and to apply!

Public Hours Birthday Parties & Private Pavilion Rentals

Public Hours Birthday Parties (Up to 50 guests, 20 children & 30 adults) 

  • Reserved seating in the cherry grove in good weather, indoor seating in inclement weather or winter
  • Parties include a dedicated party coordinator, glitter tattoos, unlimited rides on the Carousel, a craft or nature activity of your choice, food from the Rich Pantry menu, beverage, and paper goods for all children.

Saturdays–Sundays, 12:00–2:00 pm or 3:00–5:00 pm: starting at $350

*Summer weekday birthday parties & Friday birthday parties available upon request

*Food, beverage, and paper goods are not provided for adult guests, please inquire about our adult menu items which are available at an additional cost.

*$15 charge for each additional guest over 20 children or 30 adults, up to 10 additional guests allowed

 Pavilion Rentals (Up to 150 people)

  • Includes a staff member to operate the Carousel & a designated Event Coordinator for the morning/evening of your rental.
  • Events at the Brownstein/Selkowitz Carousel Pavilion and David & Marian Nissen Carousel may take place when the Carousel & Pavilion are closed to the public.
  • Cost of private events is priced by the hour rather than by the number of guests, with the seasonal hourly rates found below.
  • A two-hour minimum rental time period is required to book the Pavilion, but additional hours can be added, depending on your event's needs. 
  • You are welcome to hire an outside caterer as well as a party planner to bring in your own food and drinks, food for your party can also be provided by the Rich Panty, pricing available upon request. 

June 13–September 4, 2017 - Availability Upon Request

Mondays–Fridays, 6:30–8:30 pm: $600

Saturday–Sunday, 9:30–11:30 am and 6:30–8:30 pm: $700

6:30 – 1:00 am: $1,750

*Non-profit rates available upon request

September 5 2017 – June 12 2018 - Availability Upon Request

Monday - Thursday 9:30 - 7:30 (any two hours) or Fridays, 5:30–7:30 pm: $550

Saturdays–Sundays, 9:30–11:30 am and 5:30–7:30 pm: $650

5:30 – midnight: $1,500

*Non-profit rates available upon request

For more information or to book a birthday party or Pavilion rental at the Brownstein | Selkowitz Carousel and David & Marian Nissen Carousel please email parties@millriverpark.org or call (203) 989-0321 x.103