Special Events

July 4th at the Riverfront in Wilmington

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Join us on the 4th of July at the Riverfront!

Family-themed activities begin at 12:30 p.m.

Freedom Celebration Fireworks Show caps off the night!

The DSO will perform at the Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park at 8:00 p.m.

The park is located behind the Wilmington train station, along Rosa Parks Drive and the Christina River.


Guests are encouraged to park at the many different lots around the Orange and Market Street areas.

Free parking is also available at the Shipyard Shops, Frawley Stadium, and the Chase Center on the Riverfront. 

Directions on the above locations can be found here: https://riverfrontwilm.com/

For the full schedule of activities, click here.

Parking and admission are free!

The DSO will be playing a variety of American music, including Aaron Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man, and Variations on a Shaker Melody, selections from Leonard Bernstein’s West Side Story, music from Star Wars, and Sousa marches. The concert will end with the 1812 Overture.