Festival at noon Saturday; Delaware City fireworks Sunday at dusk.
The River Towns Ride & Festival is a one-day joint festival held between the two historic Delaware waterfront towns of New Castle and Delaware City. There is no admission fee and a free shuttle bus between the two towns.
In Historic Delaware City’s Battery Park and on The Green In Historic New Castle. Featuring live music, food, craft beer and wine, free family games & activities, vendors, exhibits and more. Free shuttle bus service between the two towns!
11 a.m. start (10:30 staging)
Visit three historic River Towns! This year you have the option to ride the new Markell Trail (open to bikes & pedestrians), which connects the Wilmington Riverfront to New Castle and Delaware City.
Course: Multiple options. Two official starting points: downtown Historic New Castle or downtown Historic Delaware City. (Riders in Wilmington start at the Wilmington Riverfront).Bronze Medal: 20-mile circuit between Delaware City and New Castle.
Option One: Two circuits (40 miles) between Delaware City and New Castle.
Option Two: Visit all three Riverfront towns (34 miles).