Marathon Watch and Cheering Station

Marathon Watch and Cheering Station

Sunday, Oct 19, 2014 - 8:00am to 12:00pm

Join the Detroit RiverFront Conservancy to cheer on the thousands of runners in the Free Press Talmer Bank Detroit Marathon. We're hosting a cheering station at the corner of Atwater and Rivard streets with rally towels, noise makers, a Detroit inspired playlist and more. Celebrate this momentous accomplishment and share your love for the City. 

Cheering station begins at 8 am and will finish up around 12 pm. 


Nosferatu: A night of symphony & horror

Nosferatu: A night of symphony & horror

Saturday, Oct 25, 2014 - 6:00pm to 11:00pm

Location: The Detroit Masonic Temple

Masonic Events is hosting a Halloween costume party, including a screening of the horror classic, "Nosferatu," with a live organ accompaniment with organist Steven Warner and live music by The Codgers. Proceeds will benefit the Detroit RiverFront Conservancy and Detroit Awesome Foundation.


General Admission: $30

Masons: $25

Students: $20

(Discounts available only at the Masonic Box Office)

VIP: $90 (includes open bar, meal, private party, box seats, swag bag, tour of The Detroit Masonic Temple)

General Admission and VIP tickets available at the Masonic Box Office or at Ticketmaster

The Rivard Plaza parking lot will be closed on 9/18 will re-open on 9/19

The Rivard Plaza parking lot will be closed on 9/18 will re-open on 9/19

Sep 17, 2014 - 10:00pm to Sep 19, 2014 - 6:00am

The Rivard Plaza parking lot will be closed tomorrow (9/18) from 6 A.M. - 10 P.M. and will re-open on Friday, September 19th.

West RiverWalk Grand Opening

West RiverWalk Grand Opening

Saturday, Oct 04, 2014 - 1:00pm to 8:00pm
Event Type : Festivals

The Detroit RiverFront Conservancy is marching West! On October 4th, join us for a community block party celebrating the opening of our first portion of West RiverWalk. We'll have family activities, live music, a beer garden, food trucks and much more. The party starts at 1PM and runs til 8PM. Bring all your friends and help us celebrate expanding the RiverWalk west! 

*Admission is FREE! Street parking is available on Jefferson, and adjacent cross streets. FREE Bike Valet compliments of Wheelhouse Detroit Bikeshop!  

 Food & Beverage will be available for purchase.

Family activities will run from 1-4 PM and include moonbounces, rock climbing, and a Sustainable Saturday kids fishing clinic brought to you by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the PNC Foundation. 


Music Lineup:

Family Activities Lineup:

  • 1-4 PM - Moonbounces* 
  • 1-4 PM - Rock Climbing* 
  • 1-4 PM - Chalk the Walk with 555 Gallery and Studios
  • 1-4 PM - Michigan Department of Natural Resources Explorer Guides
  • 2-3 PM - Michigan Department of Natural Resources Fishing Clinic presented by the PNC Foundation 
  • 1-8 PM - Oversized Board Games 
  • 1-8 PM - Arts & Crafts  

Food Truck Lineup:

Beer Lineup:

*Subject to weather