Bridesburg

Ongoing Initiatives

Bridesburg Impact Grants (BIG)

Thanks to the generous support of the William Penn Foundation, RNP has launched Bridesburg Impact Grants (BIG) to bring your ideas to life within the Bridesburg community – and ultimately the new park. These $500 grants are designed to spread the word about all the great things that this neighborhood offers to the people who live here.

Find out how to apply and what ongoing projects are being funded by visiting our BIG page.

 

 

Bridesburg Holiday Porch Decorating Contest

Riverfront North Partnership (RNP), with support from The Philadelphia Foundation, is hoping residents and business owners use all these and more in an effort to create a sea holiday spirit throughout the 19137 zip code in celebration of the holiday season.

As a bit of an incentive, RNP is sponsoring a home and business decorating contest with winners to be selected by an independent judging committee. $50 prize winners will be selected from each category. Get all of the details on our contest page. 

 

 

This Pizza Is Park

Get ready for a pizza box takeover at Old English Pizza and Steaks. To energize the community about the upcoming co

nstruction of the Bridesburg Riverfront Park, Riverfront North Partnership is working with artists Aislinn Pentecost-Farren and Mary Welcome on an awesome limited edition pizza box highlighting the history and stories of Bridesburg. The box will also feature games, trivia and interactive components. Stay tuned for the realease of the box at the end of Novemeber 2020.

 

Bridesburg ‘River Ways’ Story Series

Travel back in time to the Bridesburg of yesteryear.  “Bridesburg River Ways” is a new story series from Philadelphia artist Aislinn Penecost-Farren about Bridesburg and life along the river. The river wards neighborhoods along Riverfront North have a long and rich history with the Delaware River, these are stories of their connections.

 

 

Bridesburg Riverfront Park

A new park is coming soon to the Bridesburg Riverfront. Find out more here on our FAQ Page.