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:    Downtown Sundown Concert Series
Event Description:
 Free summertime concert series that takes place in Riverfront Park on Fridays from May 26 – Sept. 1.  In addition to the musical entertainment, there is sale of food, soft drinks and beer/wine.
Date:  Every Friday from Friday, May 26, 2017 -   Friday, Sept. 1
Location of Event:  Riverfront Park (Water St. between Market St & Princess St)
Event Time: 6:30 pm – 10 :00 pm *Note if rain delay the event may continue until 11 pm
Set Up Time: 2 pm – 6:30 pm
Break Down Time:  10 pm – 11 pm  * Note if rain delay the breakdown may be extended until 11:30 pm
Expected Audience:  2500-3000
Street Closure:   5 pm – 11 pm * Note if rain delay the street closure may be extended until 11:30 pm
Number of Barricades needed: 4
Location of barricades to be dropped off: 

  • 2 barricades -  Water St./Princess St.
  • 2 barricades -  Water St/Market St.

Trash Removal/Clean Up Plan:   Coordinating with City Solid Waste Division.  


Event: 2017 Wilmington Boat Show
Event Description:
2nd annual Wilmington Boat Show to feature boat displays, booth displays, food, seminars, demos and activities
Date: Friday, September 8 – Sunday, September 10, 2017
Event Time: Boat Show:
                     Friday, September 8 – 12:00pm – 6:00pm
                     Saturday, September 9 – 10:00am – 6:00pm
                     Sunday, September 10 – 10:00am – 5:00pm
Set-up/Load In Date: Thursday, September 7, 2017
Set up Time: 12:00am – 9:00pm
Break Down Time: Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 9:00pm
Rain Date: N/A
Location of Event: Wilmington Convention Center – 515 Nutt St. / Port City Marina – 10 Harnett St. & Riverwalk Easement (see maps in attached application)
Street to be closed: Nutt St. between Brunswick St. & Hanover St. (see maps in attached application) – Thursday Sept. 7, 12:00am – 9:00pm only
Number of Barricades needed: 2
Pick up/Drop off: 1 – barricade at Nutt St. & Brunswick St.
                              1 – barricade at Nutt St. & Hanover St.
Trash Removal/Clean Up Plan:  
Event organizer and volunteers will remove all event generated trash and dispose of off-site               


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.