News & Updates

Jul
11

Maintenance of Railroad Will Require the Closure of Beech Street

Delaware Department of Transportation Traffic Alert-Immediate Release Maintenance of Railroad Will Require the Closure of Beech Street Wilmington:  The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that Norfolk Southern Railroad will be replacing, repaving, and performing general maintenance on their railroad crossing on Beech Street between Maryland Avenue and Madison Street. The work is scheduled to […]

By Sarah Luoma | Feature
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Jul
09

Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware Seeks A Full-Time Security and Safety Manager

The Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware (RDC), created in 1995, by a Governor’s task force to oversee the futures of the Brandywine and Christina Rivers. Established with primary funding from the State of Delaware and some additional contributions from the City of Wilmington and New Castle County, the RDC is focused on creating economic vitality […]

By Sarah Luoma | Feature . Press Release
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May
24

2018 Shipyard Summer Concert Series

The 2018 Shipyard Summer Concert Series The sounds of live music and family entertainment will return to the Riverfront this summer as the Shipyard Summer Concert series begins on July 5, 2018 and runs through August 31, 2018 This free concert series is held on Thursday evenings from 7-8:30 p.m.  This year’s concerts will be […]

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RDC Full Board of Director’s Meeting- Friday, June 8, 2018 at 8:30am

A meeting of the RDC Full Board of Directors’ has been called for Friday, June 8, 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 Sarah Luoma at 302.425.4890 or sluoma@riverfrontwilm.com

By Sarah Luoma | Board Meeting
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May
11

Riverboat Queen Cruises Begin THIS WEEKEND

Our 2018 season on the water begins THIS WEEKEND! Welcome aboard the most unique blend of “Riverfront Wilmington Entertainment”, a two-hour cruise on the iconic restored Paddlewheeler Skipper Liner, The Riverboat Queen. Experience wining & dining on the water! The Riverboat Queen offers weekly scenic Sunday brunch, supper, & Thursday dinner cruises. Locals and visitors […]

By Sarah Luoma | Feature
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May
11

Constitution Yards Beer Garden- NOW OPEN!

Returning for it’s 3rd year along Riverfront Wilmington, Constitution Yards Beer Garden is NOW OPEN! For the most up to date information on hours, special events and more, please visit their facebook page: @ConstitutionYards   Constitution Yards is a seasonal beer garden featuring 30,000 sq. ft of outdoor space at Justison Landing, along the Christina […]

By Sarah Luoma | Feature
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May
03

River Taxi Weekend Service Begins This Weekend!

Leave the crowds and cars behind while you cruise the Christina River on the River Taxi. Experience Wilmington’s Riverfront as you have never seen it before…from the water. Weary travelers can relax on a voyage that carries them on the tranquil waters of the Christina and Brandywine Rivers. Just sit back, relax and let the […]

By Sarah Luoma | Feature
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May
02

2018 Riverfront Blues Festival Lineup Announced

  Wilmington’s summer of music and cultural festivals continues with an announcement today about the Riverfront Blues Festival to be held in early August. Mayor Mike Purzycki and Acting City Cultural Affairs Director Tina Betz today joined with the Diamond State Blues Society to announce schedule of performances for the ever-popular Blues Festival. This year’s […]

By Sarah Luoma | Feature
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