Author: Ryan Alexander

May
12

The Tree Pavilion at the Delaware Children’s Museum

On Monday, April 4th the Delaware Children’s Museum welcomed Tree Pavilion as a cornerstone of the DCM’s existing Ecconnect exhibit and as a symbol of the museum’s continued commitment to both environmental stewardship and education. Tree Pavilion is an approximately 350-year-old Sycamore tree that is both seven and a half feet wide and tall, is […]

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May
12

The Kalmar Nyckel, A Trip For All

The Kalmar Nyckel offers a wide array of sailing opportunities throughout the season. Guests are invited to haul lines, set sails, and enjoy tales of the original Kalmar Nyckel, while sailing down the beautiful Christina River. Additionally, festive Pirate Sails are available, where the crew dons traditional pirate garb, and kids can help raise the […]

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Apr
24

Columbus ships, the Nina and the Pinta, to land in Wilmington!

​COLUMBUS SHIPS PINTA AND NINA TO LAND IN WILMINGTON Wilmington, DE. —On Friday, May 15th, the ‘Pinta’ and the ‘Nina’, replicas of Columbus’ Ships, will open in Wilmington.  The ships will be docked at the 700 block of S. Justison Street, until their departure early Wednesday morning, May 20th. The ‘Nina’ was built completely by […]

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Feb
05

AAA MID-ATLANTIC AND PHILADELPHIA FLYERS TO HOST POP-UP POND HOCKEY EVENT AT WILMINGTON ICE RINK

Former Flyers players Bob Kelly and Todd Fedoruk to play with local youth hockey players What: AAA Mid-Atlantic is partnering with the Philadelphia Flyers to host a pop-up pond hockey event for youth hockey players at the new Horizon Riverfront Rink. The evening will feature former Flyers greats Bob Kelly and Todd Fedoruk playing with and […]

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Nov
25

OUTDOOR ICE SKATING RINK SET TO OPEN AT RIVERFRONT WILMINGTON ON DECEMBER 13

  Media Contact: Megan McGlinchey, mmcglinchey@riverfrontwilm.com, 302-425-4890 x117 For Immediate Release November 25, 2014 OUTDOOR ICE SKATING RINK SET TO OPEN AT RIVERFRONT WILMINGTON ON DECEMBER 13 WILMINGTON, DE — The Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware (RDC) is pleased to announce that Wilmington will be joining other communities across the nation in providing a unique […]

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New RDC Staff Position Available

  The Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware (RDC), the Wilmington based non-profit organization focused on creating economic vitality along the Brandywine and Christiana rivers, while enhancing the environment, encouraging historic preservation and promoting public access, seeks an experienced Operations Manager. In this newly created position, the Operations Manager will direct the management of an outdoor […]

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Free Concert with Live Bands Performing at the 2014 City of Wilmington July 4th Celebration on the Riverfront

Free Concert with Live Bands Performing at the 2014 City of Wilmington July 4th Celebration on the Riverfront   The City of Wilmington will celebrate our patriotic spirit with the July 4th Celebration on the Riverfront. Join Mayor Dennis P. Williams in Tubman-Garrett Park on Friday, July 4th, as we celebrate our independence with fireworks, […]

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The 2014 Shipyard Summer Concert Series

The 2014 Shipyard Summer Concert Series The sounds of live music and family entertainment will return again to the Riverfront this summer as the 2014 Shipyard Summer Concert series begins on July 10th. This free concert series is held on Thursday evenings from 7-8:30 p.m. under the colored cranes at Dravo Plaza which is located […]

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SPRING BREAK FEVER UNITES WITH BIRTHDAY BASH CELEBRATIONS AT THE DCM — April 21-27

SPRING BREAK FEVER UNITES WITH BIRTHDAY BASH CELEBRATIONS AT THE DCM — April 21-27 WILMINGTON, DE – Families looking for fun things to do with the kids during spring break will have plenty to choose from at the Delaware Children’s Museum (DCM) beginning Monday, April 21 through Sunday, April 27. Daily, hands-on programs, special guests […]

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Wilmington’s premiere restaurateurs invite guests for City Restaurant Week

News Release Thursday April 3, 2014 Contact: Julie Miro Wenger 302-545-8305 jwenger@eventallies.com Wilmington’s premiere restaurateurs invite guests for City Restaurant Week Wilmington’s fine dining scene is marked by a distinguishing characteristic: It is dominated by owner-operators. In other words, there is not a chain restaurant in the bunch.   So each spring, when those restaurateurs team […]

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