The 2014 season of the Downtown Wilmington Farmers Market at Rodney Square will begin May 7th and operate every Wednesday, rain or shine, through October 15th from 10:00 AM. until 2:00 PM, except for June 20th for the Jazz Fest
The Downtown Wilmington Farmers market opens for business every Wednesday in beautiful Rodney Square, between 10th & 11th Streets and Market & King Streets. Centrally located, Rodney Square has been the center of great events such as the annual Clifford Brown Jazz Festival and First Night Wilmington and is the perfect setting for the Farmers Market. The Square comes to life each Wednesday beneath the statue of Caesar Rodney, for whom the park is named. The Farmers Market offers an array of the freshest local produce, plants, herbs and cut flowers.
The Market also offers a large assortment of beautiful handmade and other items, including arts and crafts, unique jewelry and delicious home baked goods. Stroll the Square and then relax under an umbrella at one the many café tables. Enjoy a delicious breakfast or lunch while listening to a variety of free live entertainment.
The Downtown Wilmington Farmers Market is produced by Downtown Visions, a private, non-profit company which manages Wilmington's Downtown Business Improvement District and facilitated by the City of Wilmington. We are dedicated to the goal of a more vital, vibrant downtown for all.
"Summer in the Square"
Live entertainment on a regular basis throughout the summer with the Grand Opera House sponsoring Tuesday lunchtime concerts and the City of Wilmington sponsoring Friday lunchtime concerts. On weekdays when there is not live music there will be recorded music. On rainy days the live music will move inside the newly renovated Wilmington Library, across the street from Rodney Square.
In addition, Downtown Visions is introducing the Rodney Square Café. The Rodney Square Café provides Downtown residents, visitors and workers an outdoor dining experience in Rodney Square. The Café features a rotating group of food vendors and shaded picnic tables. The Rodney Square Café runs Monday through Friday at lunchtime through the Summer months.
For More Information:
Farmers Market Manager
409 N Orange Street
Wilmington, DE 19801