The Wilmington Trail Club invites their members to hike Fort DuPont and the Castle Trail on Saturday, May 26. Enjoy the natural beauty of The Fort, its surrounding areas, and take in a little history as you go.
Parking is located in the old parking lot along Colter Road (formerly Kent), adjacent to the Paynter Building. (The former barracks building is under renovation. It is the building next to the Governor Bacon Health Center (south side). Coordinates (above) are for the Fort DuPont Administrative Office. For those not familiar with the area, the coordinates will get you to Fort DuPont. Google Maps has not updated their system with our new street names and addresses and is not reliable.
More info: www.wilmingtontrailclub.org
Saturday, June 9th & Sunday, June 10th
The annual St. Georges Blues Festival has a new home at the Fort DuPont Parade Ground. 2018 brings another great lineup of entertainment and fun! Presented by Blue Horizon Promotions
For tickets and more info http://www.bluehorizonpromotions.com/page7.html
Blue Horizon is seeking food & drink vendors for this event. Contact Gene Fontana (302-547-0913) or Ben Rizzo (302-420-3058) and find out how you can profit from offering your wares to this diverse population of tri-state music lovers.
Find out how you can earn free admission to these events by volunteering at the St. Georges Blues Festival. Contact Gene Fontana at 302-547-0913.
SOUTHERN STRIDES 5K WALK / RUN
Saturday, October 26th, 2019
Fort DuPont, Delaware City
Southern Strides for Leadership inaugural 5K Walk/Run to support the school’s rowing leaders through their Leader In Me Program.
Registration required – You can register in advance at Races2Run.com or the day of the event.
Course: Traffic-free, on residential streets in park-like setting.
Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Walk/Run begins at 9:00 a.m.
SEE RACES2RUN for complete details.
NOTE: No dogs allowed due to insurance purposes.
The Fort DuPont Redevelopment Preservation Corporation will hold its next DHPC meeting on Wednesday, February 3th, 2021 beginning at 4:00 p.m. Due to COVID-19, the meeting will be conducted via Zoom.
The Fort DuPont Redevelopment Preservation Corporation will hold its next DHPC meeting on Wednesday, March 24th, 2021 beginning at 4:00 p.m. Due to COVID-19, the meeting will be conducted via Zoom.