Chase Center on the Riverfront Wilmington, DE

Chase Center on the Riverfront

815 Justison Street Wilmington, DE 19801
888.862.2787

The Chase Center on the Riverfront has a proud and unique heritage. Originally a shipbuilding facility during World War II, it later became the First USA Riverfront Arts Center, hosting world-class exhibitions. In 2005, it transitioned to a multipurpose special events facility, and was renamed Chase Center on the Riverfront. Today the center hosts all types of events—from small meetings and large multiday conferences, conventions and trade shows to social galas, weddings, community events and other celebrations—attracting people throughout the region and beyond. Learn More

Property Type

IACC Member PropertyThe Chase Center on the Riverfront has a proud and unique heritage. Originally a shipbuilding facility during World War II, it later became the First USA Riverfront Arts Center, hosting world-class exhibitions. In 2005, it transitioned to a multipurpose special events facility, and was renamed Chase Center on the Riverfront. Today the center hosts all types of events—from small meetings and large multiday conferences, conventions and trade shows to social galas, weddings, community events and other celebrations—attracting people throughout the region and beyond.

Open to the Public

Yes 

Conference Center Location

The Chase Center is part of the scenic Wilmington Riverfront, located along the winding Christina River, halfway between New York City and Washington, D.C.

Easily accessible from I-95 and I-495, the Chase Center offers visitors direct access via car, Amtrak or bus. Parking is free, with more than 2,400 spaces. The Wilmington Riverfront is a thriving destination offering tax-free shopping and a variety of great restaurants and other local attractions, including the Wilmington Blue Rocks, Delaware Children’s Museum, Delaware Theater Company and Penn Cinema Riverfront & IMAX—all within easy walking distance. 

Meeting Facilities

The Chase Center is a very different location for gatherings that are all about business, with executive board rooms and versatile meeting spaces for general sessions, breakout groups, training seminars and focus groups. Abundant space for exhibitors and networking gatherings ensure that the center is as accommodating as your needs demand. Our professional event planners will coordinate every detail, to ensure nothing distracts you from the business at hand. 

Complete Meeting Package (CMP)

Yes 

Overnight Accommodations

From charming B&Bs to four-star hotel accommodations, there are more than 6,000 hotel rooms in the Greater Wilmington area, including more than 900 within close proximity to the Chase Center. The Chase Center partners with downtown and area hotels to offer special rates, including the beautiful and spacious 180-room Westin Wilmington, which is directly connected to the Chase Center. Delaware’s low hotel tax and range of hotel pricing options suit all tastes and budgets. 

Conference Facility Amenities

Complete in-house audio-visual resources plus customized lighting packages, staging and backdrops are available for privately arranged entertainment, presentations or ceremonies.

The Chase Center partners with an array of top service vendors, including florists, entertainers, bakeries, decorators, specialty linens and decor equipment, to add the finishing touches to your event. 

Meeting Room Technology

State-of-the-art audio visual equipment and video conferencing help drive your message and keep your audience engaged. Production support services and technicians are available to creatively customize every technology need you have. Riverfront Audio Visual services include planning and executing customized audio, video and lighting. ISDN lines, high-speed internet access and other related connectivity services are also offered. 

Food & Beverage Service

Exceptional cuisine is offered in a wide variety of menu options, including executive dining and day-meeting packages, evening receptions, and grand celebrations.

The Chase Center partners with an array of top service vendors, including florists, entertainers, bakeries, decorators, specialty linens and decor equipment, to add the finishing touches to your event.