News & Updates

Jun
11

Riverfront Summer Concert Series Returns for 2021, Adding Lunchtime Concerts!

After cancelling their Summer Concert Series in 2020 due to the pandemic, the Riverfront Development Corporation is thrilled to bring back the popular tradition in 2021. The Riverfront Summer Concert Series will once again return to Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park, and will offer a free show to the public each Thursday evening in July and August […]

By Joe Valenti | Feature . Press Release
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Apr
19

Riverfront Development Corporation Announces Plans for East Side Expansion Beginning This Summer

RIVERFRONT DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (RDC) UNVEILS VISION AND TIMELINE FOR RIVERFRONT EAST IN WILMINGTON, STARTING WITH SEVERAL PUBLIC INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS                 With Riverfront West now active, RDC begins building the next frontier of revitalization, establishing a thriving, sustainable community along the Christina River.     WILMINGTON, Del. (May 14, 2021) — Today, Riverfront Development Corporation […]

By Joe Valenti | Feature . Press Release
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Apr
06

RDC Full Board of Director’s Meeting: Friday, June 18th, 8:30 A.M.- AGENDA

    BOARD OF DIRECTORS’ MEETING   AGENDA   Friday, June 18, 2021 8:30 a.m.     Call to Order Approval of Minutes- April 16, 2021 Finance Committee Report- F. Lucey Executive Director’s Report- M. McGlinchey Development Update Operations Update Executive Session Real Estate Negotiations Old Business New Business Public Comment   The meeting will […]

By Joe Valenti | Board Meeting . Feature
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Feb
19

Wilmington Blue Rocks Announce Return and 2021 Schedule!

The Wilmington Blue Rocks announced the release of their 2021 schedule, set to begin on May 4th. A limited number of fans will be permitted into the stadium, following state safety guidelines. More information can be found at BlueRocks.com.

By Joe Valenti | Feature . Press Release
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May
14

Riverwalk Construction to Begin March 1st

Construction on the Christina Riverwalk is scheduled to begin on Monday, March 1st. During construction, the riverwalk will be closed from the Riverfront Market to Barclay’s, with marked detours on Water Street and Tatnall Street.

By Sarah Luoma | Feature . Press Release
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Apr
14

Book Your Outdoor Spring Event at the Riverfront Today!

The Michael S. Purzycki Riverwalk along the historic Christina River is the perfect backdrop for your charity event. The Riverwalk stretches from Tubman-Garrett Park to the DuPont Environmental Education Center, and continues to the newly constructed Jack A. Markell Trail. We offer two separate starting points, depending on the length and size of your event. […]

By Joe Valenti | Board Meeting . Feature
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Mar
26

Helpful Links for Safety and Updates from State and Local Government

Check here for links on safely enjoying the outdoors, what is closed and open, and other helpful information! Governor Carney Declares Public Health Emergency Tips from the Delaware Division of Public Health on Enjoying the Outdoors Food Bank Sites and Information Campground and Playground Closures Information on State Unemployment Daily Updates from the State on […]

By Sarah Luoma | Feature
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Mar
18

UPDATE- Outdoor Attractions and Food Options Available!

During this difficult time, there are still options on the Riverfront to get out, enjoy nature, and dine from some of your favorite restaurants! While most public attractions are temporarily closed, the Riverfront is a perfect venue to enjoy the outdoors and walk our 1.75 mile Riverwalk along the beautiful Christina River! Additionally, while the [...]
By Joe Valenti | Board Meeting . Feature . Uncategorized
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Jan
11
Jan
04

RDC Full Board of Directors Meeting- Friday, March 20, 2020, 8:30 a.m.

Public Notice A meeting of the RDC Full Board of Directors’ has been called for Friday, March 20, 2018 at 8:30 am. The meeting will be held in the Board Room. An agenda will be posted one week prior to the meeting. For additional information or any questions, please contact Heather Warren at 302.425.4890 or […]

By Sarah Luoma | Board Meeting . Feature
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