Street Closures for the Downtown Area

 

 

Event:   Riverfront Farmers Market  
Event Organizer:  Riverfront Famers Market Inc.
Date: Saturdays  April 15 – Nov. 18 (excludes Oct. 7 – Riverfest)
Location of Event:    Riverfront Park (Water St. between Princess St & Market St)
Expected Audience:  1500/weekly
Event Time:  8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Set Up Time:  6:30 am – 8:00 a.m.
Break Down Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Street to be closedWater St. between Princess St. & Market St
Street closure time:  6:30 am – 2 pm


Event:    Historic Downtown Marketplace
Event Description:
Coordinated by city and volunteers.   The event is an arts festival that also includes musical entertainment.  The event is held every Sunday from April 16 – October 29, 2017.
Date: Sunday, April 16 – October 29, 2017
Event Time:  10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Set Up Time:  8:30 am – 10:00 a.m.
Break Down Time: 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Trash Removal/Clean Up Plan:  Volunteers/Event Organizers
Location of Event:    Riverfront Park (Water St. between Princess St & Market St)
Expected Audience:  2000-2500/weekly
Street to be closedWater St. between Princess St. & Market St
Number of Barricades needed: 2
Location of barricades to be dropped off: 

  •          1 barricade @ Water St/Princess St.
  •          1  barricade @ Water St/Market St

Event: 2017 American Craft Walk  
Event Description:
American Craft Week is a nationally established effort to build awareness of the Arts, Craft and Culture in America with public display and sales of artwork, exhibits, demonstrations and educational sessions.  Expected Audience: 5,000.
Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017
Rain Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017
Event Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Set Up Time: 6:00am – 10:00am
Break Down Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Trash Removal/Clean Up Plan: City Solid Waste Division - City Supported Event
Location of Event: Front St. between Grace St. & Orange St. (see attached map)
Street Closures: (see attached map)

  •          North and South Front St from Grace St. to Orange St.
  •          All cross  streets (Grace, Princess, Market, Dock, Orange)will remain open to east/west

Number of Barricades needed: 27
Location of barricades to be dropped off: 

  •          4 – N. Front St & Grace St.
  •          4 – N. Front St. & Chestnut St.
  •          4 – N. Front St. & Princess St
  •          4  - N. Front St. & Market St.
  •          4 – S. Front St. & Dock St.
  •          3 – S. Front St. & Muters Alley
  •          4 – S. Front St. & Orange St.

Event: 2017 Riverfest Celebration  
Event Description: Annual festival with street fair, arts & craft vendors, food vendors, concerts, kids zone, BMX shows and beer garden, fireworks display
Event Organizer: Old Wilmington Riverfront Celebrations, Inc.
Dates: Friday, October 6 – Sunday, October 8, 2017
Rain Date: N/A
Event Times:

  •          Friday October 6th - 6:00m – 10:00pm
  •          Saturday, October 7th - 10:00am – 10:30pm
  •          Sunday, October 8th - 10:00am – 6:00pm

Set Up Time: Friday, October 6th – 9:00am
Break Down Time: Sunday, October 8th - 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Trash Removal/Clean Up Plan: City Solid Waste Division - City Supported Event
Location of Event (see map in attached application):

  •          Front St. between Dock St. & Chestnut St.
  •          N Water St. between Market St. & Chestnut St.
  •          Market St. between Water St. & Parking deck ingress/egress
  •          Princess St. between Water St. N 2nd St.
  •          2nd St. City parking lot/Ligon Flynn lot
  •          Private parking lot on Market St. in front of parking deck and beside slice of life
  •          Private property at corner of N water St. & Princess St. (Old Wachovia Lot)                                                                         

Street Closures (see map in attached application): Beginning 9:00am on Friday, October 6, 2017

  • N & S Front St. between Dock St. & Chestnut St.
  • Water St. between Dock St. & Grace St. (with access to Water St. Center residents)
  • Market St. between Water St. & Parking deck ingress/egress
  • Princess St. between Water St. & N 2nd St. (Saturday, at 8:00am)
  • S 2nd St. between Market St. and midblock of N 2nd St. (access to parking lot and Village Market to remain open)

Number of Barricades needed:34
Location of barricades to be dropped off: 

  • 1 – N Water St. & Grace St.
  • 2 – N Water St. in front of southernmost Hilton Parking lot
  • 2 – N Water St. & Princess St
  • 2 - Water St. & Market St.
  • 2 – N Front St. & Chestnut St.
  • 4 – N Front St. & Princess St.
  • 2 – Front St. & Market St.
  • 4 – Market St. median in front of parking deck
  • 2 – S Front St. & Dock St.
  • 3 – N 2nd St. & Princess St.
  • 10 – S. 2nd St. & Market by Ligon Flynn lot

Event: 2017 Take Back the Night
Event Description:
International event with the mission of creating awareness  about and ending sexual, relationship, and domestic violence in all forms. Event to include a march/walk, rally, vigil, keynote speakers and  entertainment.
Event Organizer: Domestic Violence Shelter and Services, Inc.
Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Event Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Set up Time: 5:30pm
Break Down Time: 8:30am
Rain Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017
Location of Event: Riverfront Park
Street to be closed: N. Water St. between Market St. & Princess St. (see attached maps)
Number of Barricades needed: 2
Pick up/Drop off:

  • 1 – Water St. & Market St..
  • 1 -  Water St. & Princess St.

Trash Removal/Clean Up Plan:  Domestic Violence Shelter & Services staff and volunteers will clean event areas of all event generated trash and dispose off-site.
Additional Information:

  • 28th Annual event
  • There will be a march/walk on the sidewalks from Riverfront Park southbound on Water St./Riverwalk to Orange St., eastbound on Orange St. to Front St., southbound on Front St. to Princess St. westbound on Princess St. to Water St. to finish in Riverfront Park