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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Park Usage Survey - Friday, September 16
Riverfront Recapture is conducting a survey to learn more about how people use our four parks. Your answers will help us gain insight into the ways in which different people utilize our parks and will be used to help improve our services in the coming years. View Details
Conversations at Noon: Welcome to the Neighborhood - Thursday, August 18
Watch "Welcome to the Neighborhood" featuring Michael Zaleski, along with Bridget Quinn-Carey of Hartford Public Library and Dr. Frank Mitchell of The Amistad Center for Art & Culture. View Details
From Riverfront to Rio - Wednesday, August 3
Meghan O'Leary got her start at Riverfront Rowing, and now she's competing in the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Join to cheer her on at the Riverfront Boathouse on 8/6, 8/9 & 8/11. View Details
Rescheduled: Free Movies In Riverside Park, The Martian - Thursday, July 21
The free screening of The Martian in Riverside Park scheduled for July 22 has been postponed due to predicted thundershowers. The new date is Friday, September 2.
Free Movies Return to Riverside Park - Saturday, July 2
Free movies in Riverside Park are back, thanks to Bear's Smokehouse BBQ. We will be screening the The Martian on 7/22, Bee Movie on 8/12 and Big on 8/26. View Details
New Lincoln Financial Sculpture Walk Mobile Tour - Friday, June 24
Renowned author, Doris Kearns Goodwin, is the voice of the new Lincoln Financial Sculpture Walk mobile tour. View Details
The Big Mo' at The Goodwin - Thursday, October 27
This year's Big Mo’ takes you back in time and into the future at The Goodwin, with footprints in three centuries. View Details