News & Updates

Jun
10

Riverfront Summer Concert Series Canceled in 2020

Due to the limitations on public gatherings that will continue throughout the summer as the state begins to reopen, The Riverfront Development Corporation has made the difficult decision to cancel the popular Shipyard Summer Concert Series for the 2020 season. The safety of our guests is the Riverfront’s number one priority, and the concert series’ […]

By Joe Valenti | Feature . Press Release
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Jun
05

DuPont Environmental Education Center to Reopen June 16th!

On Tuesday, June 16th, in accordance with the state’s reopening guidelines, the DuPont Environmental Education Center will reopen to the public. The center’s nature trails and Jack A. Markell Bike Trail has been open and will remain open to the public, with the center opening for indoor activities and classes. The center will be open […]

By Joe Valenti | Feature . Press Release
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May
14

Riverfront Market and other Riverfront Restaurants Begin to Offer Dine-In Options!

The Riverfront Market has resumed its regular business hours for dine-in or carryout lunch or dinner options. The market is open Monday-Friday from 9am-6pm, and Saturday from 9am-4pm. Tables are arranged to allow for proper social distancing and spacing! Most vendors will be open, offering many lunch or dinner options: Riverfront Produce: Fresh fruits and […]

By Sarah Luoma | Feature . Press Release
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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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Mar
16

Riverfront Market Announces Limited Hours!

In light of recent developments, beginning Tuesday, March 17th the Riverfront Market will offer limited hours. Many market vendors will remain open Monday-Friday 9:00am- 3:00pm FOR TAKE OUT ONLY, and will be closed on Saturday-Sunday. Please contact the Riverfront Development with any questions at 302-425-4890.
By Sarah Luoma | Feature
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May
14

RDC Full Board of Directors Meeting- Friday, May 29, 2020, at 8:30 a.m.

Public Notice A meeting of the RDC Board of Directors is scheduled to be held on Friday, May 29, 2020 at 8:30am The meeting will be held virtually. Please use the following Zoom link to access the meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88954993544?pwd=RGtzNTZacExqSkJrbVlxVXNxVlJyZz09 An agenda will be posted prior to the meeting. For additional information or questions, please contact […]

By Sarah Luoma | Board Meeting . Feature
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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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New Year’s Eve Family Fun Fireworks Show Returns to Riverfront!

Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki and Megan McGlinchey, Executive Director of the Riverfront Development Corporation (RDC), today announced that the RDC and the City will partner again this year to present Wilmington’s official New Year’s Eve Celebration on the Christina Riverfront. The RDC and City welcome everyone to enjoy the third annual “Family Fun Night,” which […]

By Sarah Luoma | Uncategorized
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