About the Riverfront

Our private, non-profit organization is leading the effort to reconnect metropolitan Hartford with the Connecticut River by providing access to four Riverfront parks in Hartford and East Hartford.

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Movie Night: The Princess Bride - Friday, July 21
Enjoy a free screening of the 1987 classic, The Princess Bride, at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza. View Details
Wip Into Shape - Tuesday, July 25
Take your workout outside with instructors from WIP Fitness. View Details
Midday Meditation - Wednesday, July 26
Take a few mindful moments for yourself and learn the art of meditation. View Details
Yoga Flow on the River - Wednesday, July 26
Get fit for free with Hartford Sweat, every Wednesday night. View Details
Potter on the Plaza - Wednesday, July 26
Join us for a magical read-aloud on the Plaza. Muggles welcome. View Details
Riverfront Scramble: Superheroes - Thursday, July 27
It's a Bird…It's a Plane…It's Superman...No, wait. It's one of the costumed runners in the superhero-themed Riverfront Scramble. View Details
Sounds of Summer: Full Crew - Thursday, July 27
Do you like the oldies and classic rock? You won't want to miss the Full Crew concert in Great River Park. View Details
Thursday Nights on The Plaza - Thursday, July 27
Turn rush hour into happy hour -- join us at Upper Mortensen Riverfront Plaza for gorgeous views, cold beer, music and good company, Thursday nights this summer. View Details
Summer Pops: Pop, Rock, and Roll - Saturday, July 29
The Middletown Symphonic Band classic favorites from the Beatles and more performed on woodwind, brass, and percussion. View Details
Wip Into Shape - Tuesday, August 1
Take your workout outside with instructors from WIP Fitness. View Details