October 15 – Baynard Blvd

With Jefferson Street Center

1pm – 4pm between 18th St. and Concord Ave.

Open Streets Wilmington is joining forces with Jefferson Street Center to bring Open Streets to Wilmington’s northwest! Come out for a BIG event as we celebrate our final Open Streets event for the year. This is one you won’t want to miss!

Interactive Event Map:

Event Schedule:

1pm – 3pm

Womxn Bike Wilmington Social Ride
Join Womxn Bike Wilmington for a relaxed 6-9 mile bike ride highlighting the beautiful parks that connect to or near Baynard Blvd. Meet your ride leaders, Carol and Brittany, in the parking lot across from the zoo in Brandywine Park at 1pm. The ride stops at Baynard Blvd Open Streets to enjoy the festivities before concluding back at the parking lot. Please remember to bring a helmet and water bottle.

All Event (1pm – 4pm)

Top Hits w/ DJ Timdogg
DJ Timdogg will get you moving with family friendly hits.

Free Bike Repairs w/ Urban Bike Project
Visit the repair stand for help from friendly mechanics with repairs and tune-ups, free of charge!

Free Bike Rentals w/ Buccini/Pollin Group
Enjoy a free ride! Rentals are for 30 minutes.

Produce Giveaways w/ Food Bank of Delaware
Free produce kits with recipe cards!

PlayStreets w/ Wilmington Dept of Parks & Recreation
Hula hoops, jump rope, corn hole, and more. Come on out and play!

Zumba w/ Bernita
Free Zumba class, drop-in style. Come by anytime and dance as long as you’d like!

Fitness Challenges w/ CoreTen Fitness
Win prizes for completing fitness challenges and outdoor workouts for all ages and fitness levels. Plus try out the Torque Tank weight sled!

Stretching & Massage w/ StretchPlex
Free chair massage and assisted stretch demos, plus sign up to receive a free introductory office session and swag!

Spinal Assessments w/ Diamond Chiropractic
Free spinal assessments and information about chiropractic services.

Neck & Shoulder Pain Assessments w/ Performance Physical Therapy
Plus free swag giveaways

Street chess w/ Wilmington Chess Club
Join Christo and company for a game of chess or a lesson. All ages and skill levels welcome!

Reading w/ BVF 100 Men Reading
Information about literacy education and free books

Arts and Crafts w/ YMCA
Free kids’ crafts, plus spin the Wellness Wheel for your chance to win prizes!

Fight Hate w/ Gloves & Fine Black Art
Boxing drills with experienced trainers; mindfulness coaching; art projects and coloring books for kids

Wreath Making w/ Diane
Join local resident and artist Ms. Diane to make your own fall wreath. Materials are provided for free!

Splatter Paint w/ Open Streets & Local Artist Posi
Make your own mini painting (8″x8″) to take home

Pottery w/ Moonbeam Printing & Pottery
Purchase handcrafted wares, watch a pottery making demo, and get hands on with clay!

Pumpkin Decorating w/ The Fix
Join the decorating party and receive a free “hospitality wreath” when you finish your pumpkin.

Colors of Love Project w/ LeCocq Design
Free inspirational art giveaways and interactive community art project!

Bookbag Giveaways w/ Arise @ Peninsula McCabe UMC
Plus learn about upcoming programs and events

Coat Drive & Bake Sale w/ Humbly Assisting Humanity
Donate your gently used coats to benefit local families. You can also learn about upcoming programs and color a free mindfulness coloring page.

Road Safety w/ Delaware Dept of Transportation
Learn about plans for an upcoming “pop-up demonstration” on Baynard Blvd that will test out a safer road design, share your feedback and concerns, and pick up some free pedestrian safety swag!

Street Remix w/ Local Urban Planners
Learn how space on streets is allocated and how that space can be reallocated for different uses with this interactive activity. Use cardboard modules to experiment with different ways that Baynard Blvd could be rearranged to better reflect the needs of the community. Planners will also be onsite to collect your feedback and concerns about Baynard Blvd and share information about upcoming plans to improve safety on the street. Kids and adults are encouraged to participate!

Jefferson Street Center Info Table

Help Initiative Info Table
Learn about services to improve the health, safety, and energy efficiency of your home.

Voter Registration w/ League of Women Voters

Wilmington Job Corps Info Table

Delaware Poor People’s Campaign Info Table

Zakat Foundation of America Info Table
Free cold care kits and hand sanitizer giveaways

Moms Demand Action Info Table
Information about gun safety

Network Connect Info Table

Department of Labor Division of Education/Training Info Table

Food and Merchandise Vendors

JB’s Cafe – Street cart selling hot dogs and sandwiches

Raspados Bayu – Refreshing shaved ice in a wide variety of exciting flavors!

Crown Me Juicy – Cold pressed juices made from 100% fresh fruits and vegetables

Gui’Shani, LLC – Clothing and accessory line out of Bear, DE

Independent Scentsy Consultant – Scented products for the home, w/ free samples!

RHeirloom Candle Co – Candles

Lauren Hannah Crochet – Crocheted clothing and household items

Scout Cafe – Selling tote bags and other merch, plus pick up a free coffee coupon for opening week!

Parking Information:
Walk, bike or run to the event, or you can utilize the following free parking in the area thanks to our generous neighbors!

Warner Elementary School
801 W. 18th Street
Wilmington DE, 19802
Distance from Open Streets event: .2 miles

Diamond Chiropractic Parking Lot
2100 Baynard Boulevard
Wilmington DE, 19802
Distance from Open Streets event: 0 miles
For volunteers, vendors, and residents only. During the event you will be able to leave the lot but you will not be able to enter due to the street closure. Visitors will not have access to this lot.

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