Celebration Village

Tubman Garrett Riverfront Park, Wilmington, DE
 Saturday May 13, from 4p to 8p
 Sunday May 14, from 8a to 2p


Located near the finish line (Tubman Park), the  Celebration Village will feature music, interactive games, food and drink and a great view of the start and finish lines. The Village is FREE and open to the public. Come on down to the Celebration Village to cheer your family, friends and neighbors as they cross the finish line. The Awards Ceremony will take place on center stage located in the Village.

Celebration Village Map

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Runner Hospitality

Immediately following your finish, you will enter the Safeway Recovery Zone with immediate access to fresh fruit, Herr’s Snacks, bottled water and Gatorade.  Once leaving the runners only compound, all runners will enjoy an outstanding post-race celebration in our seated Hospitality Garden sponsored by N.K.S. Distributors. The post race food will include Seasons Pizza, Pretzel Boys Soft Pretzels, , Hy-Point Dairy Farms ice cream sandwiches and ice cold chocolate milk and Michelob Ultra beer from NKS Distributors.  

The hospitality seating areas are open to the public, however, the runners food area inside the Safeway Recovery Zone is reserved for the runners only. You will need to show your  bib number to receive the pizza, pretzel and ice cream.  Your bib will be graciously marked by the Daughters of the British Empire. Please note that the back of the pack runners want refreshments too and our sponsors only can provide enough for one item per runner. The food tents open at 8:30 and the food is for runners only!

Michelob Ultra will also be on sale to the public on race day in our beer garden.

Dunkin Donuts will also have coffee and samples throughout the day.

Reunion Zone

The Runner Reunion Zone is a place for family and friends to reunite with runners following the race. It will be located in Tubman Park near the finish line and will consist of tall signs will letters of the alphabet.  Typically families will agree to meet by a certain letter to facilitate an easy post race reunion. It is advised that you discuss a reunion plan before the race.


Kids Fun Zone

The kids fun zone will include interactive games and activities for kids of all ages.  It will be open to the public on Saturday from 4p to 7p and on Sunday from 8a to 2p.  All activities are Free.  This is also the meeting area and reunion zone for Kid’s Fun Zone.

Click here to learn more about the Kids Fun Run.


Special Thanks to our generous sponsors who will provide our runners with their post-race nourishment.