Alert Message - Parks are closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic due to unsafe conditions. Thursday Rowing is happening.
This is the Connecticut River like you’ve never experienced it. Something amazing is happening down by the River. Four beautiful parks, connected to downtown by walkways and bridges. Making the Riverfront a destination for people across the region. See concerts, performances, the arts and other cultural events. Play and watch sports, take a walk, run, bike and row. Experience how nature and the environment seamlessly meld within an urban setting while maintaining the river’s health and sustainability. Go because it’s fun. It’s places to be. And things to do. Come see for yourself. You’ll want to recapture the Riverfront again and again.
Make your next party an event to remember by reserving the Riverfront Boathouse. Learn More
Riverside Park is a Victorian-era park with something for everyone. Learn More
Walk to Hartford, launch your boat, take a waterfront stroll or enjoy lunch at Great River Park. Learn More
The Riverfront Parks boast many pieces of artwork, including sculpture and murals. Learn More
The Riverfront Rangers are our parks’ goodwill ambassadors. Learn More
This landscaped park in downtown Hartford is the centerpiece of the Riverfront park system. Learn More
This riverfront park features a dock for excursion boat service as well as a public boat launch. Learn More
Our riverwalks offer a peaceful, scenic and invigorating experience. Learn More
Three bridges span the Connecticut River between Hartford and East Hartford – each with their own unique history. Learn More
The Riverfront Parks are available for events and group activities. Learn More
Riverfront Boathouse in Riverside Park
As the only waterfront rental facility in Hartford, the Riverfront Boathouse is a popular event destination. Learn More
Use the hashtag #ctriverfront to share your photos with us and others who love the riverfront! Learn More