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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News and Events

Riverfront Rower Signs with UConn - Friday, November 14
Soon-to-be collegiate rower credits Riverfront Recapture for her success View Details
AmazonSmile donates 0.5% of your purchases to Riverfront! - Thursday, October 23
All you have to do is shop via the AmazonSmile link instead of amazon.com, and choose Riverfront Recapture as your charity. View Details
Movie Screening Benefit for Riverfront - Wednesday, January 14
A special movie screening to benefit Riverfront Recapture - "Grand Canyon Adventure, A River At Risk." Join Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and Wade Davis as they travel deep into the Grand Canyon on a thrilling ride through raging rapids and breathtaking canyons. You will emerge with a deeper respect for water and enhanced understanding of the importance of water to life. View Details
Riverfest Food Truck Festival - Thursday, July 9
The food truck explosion comes to Hartford at Riverfront Recapture’s annual Riverfest. This three-day event will feature some of the best mobile culinary cuisine in the region accompanied by live entertainment, family fun, and of course spectacular fireworks! View Details