Trailfest: Grand Opening of the Jack A. Markell Trail

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Trailfest: Grand Opening of the Jack A. Markell Trail

July 14

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Celebrate the Completion of the Jack A. Markell Trail

This summer, the Jack A. Markell trail connecting the Wilmington Riverfront to New Castle will be complete. This walkable, bikeable trail, with its wide boardwalk spanning the marsh, opens a whole new world for pedestrians on foot and on wheels.

Let’s celebrate on the trail

Join in on all the fun and excitement as novice and experienced trail users hit the trail. Trailfest promises an amazing event atmosphere and participant experience. Trailfest will include:

  • Music
  • Bike demonstrations
  • Outdoor activities for all ages
  • Other special events

Stay tuned for more details!

Learn more and download a PDF of the Jack A. Markell Trail Map


July 14


Wilmington Riverfront


Delaware Greenways
Bike Delaware

Cornhole Tournaments on Thursday Nights this Summer!

Save the dates and gather your friends!  Experience beautiful summer nights at Historic Penn Farm with a Cornhole Tournament every Thursday night from July 5th to August 2nd.   Here’s a chance to have a lot of fun and enjoy a little competition…

So get a partner and start practicing your underhand toss!  We’ll be accepting registrations in late Spring!

Current Details:

  • 2-person teams
  • Prizes
  • Refreshments
  • Sponsorships available – contact for more information

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July 5 @ 6:00 pm
August 2 @ 8:00 pm
Cost TBD


Historic Penn Farm
807 Frenchtown Rd E
New Castle, DE 19720 United States


Delaware Greenways
(302) 655-7275