News & Updates

Jan
27

Riverfront Rewards Program Launches

In honor of our 25th Anniversary, Riverfront Wilmington is thrilled to launch our Riverfront Rewards program. Earn rewards simply for frequenting your favorite Riverfront attractions. Click HERE to learn more!

By Joe Valenti | Feature . Press Release
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Dec
20

With Next Phase of Construction Beginning, I-95 Riverfront Exit to be Closed

Phase 2 of the state’s I-95 construction has commenced, the MLK Blvd (exit 6) exit is now closed. RIverfront visitors are encouraged to take I-495 and access the Riverfront via the Senator Henry Bridge, or take exit 7-A and follow the detour signs. Visit restorethecorridor.com for full details or view the map HERE

By Joe Valenti | Feature . Press Release
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Jul
26

Riverfront Development Corporation Full Board of Director’s Meeting, Friday, November 19th 8:30am- AGENDA

    BOARD OF DIRECTORS’ MEETING   AGENDA   Friday, November 19, 2021 8:30 a.m.     Call to Order   Approval of Meeting Minutes – September 17, 2021   RDC FY 2021 Audit Presentation – D. VanderWerf, Maille   Finance Committee Report – F. Lucey   Executive Director’s Report- M. McGlinchey Development Update Operations […]

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, September 17th, 8:30 A.M. – AGENDA

   Board of Directors’ Meeting AGENDA Friday, September 17, 2021 8:30 a.m. Call to Order Approval of Meeting Minutes – June 18, 2021 Finance Committee Report – F. Lucey Executive Director’s Report- M. McGlinchey Approval of Contractor Compliance Program Approval of Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Development Update Operations Update Executive Session Real Estate Negotiations Old […]

By Joe Valenti | Board Meeting . Feature . Press Release
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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 [...]
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