Due to repairs the US Coast Guard is making to the riverfront bulkhead, Riverfront Park and the southbound lane of Water Street between Princess and Market streets are closed while the repairs are underway. Repairs should be complete by September 6, however, Water Street will be open during Labor Day weekend.
As a result of the repairs:
- The Downtown Sundown concert on Aug. 30 will be held in the old Wachovia parking lot, located at the corner of Princess and Water streets.
- The Saturday Riverfront Farmers' Market will remain on Water Street.
- The Sunday Downtown Wilmington Historic Marketplace will be relocated to Bailey's Theater Park on September 1, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.