Friends of Wilmington Parks presents The 6th Annual Jasper Crane Rose Garden Fundraiser Honoring the Memory of Edward L. Loper Sr. June 6, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm The evening will Honor the Memory of Edward L. Loper Sr. for his dedication to the Arts and his...Read More
Originally constructed in 1902, the Sugar Bowl, so named due to its lid-shaped domed roof, was used as both a pavilion and an observatory. It once stood as the entrance to the Brandywine Zoo. For decades, the domed pavilion served as a venue for musical and cultural programs and...Read More
Promoting the sensitive restoration of park land and buildings of the Wilmington State Parks and advocating programs for public enrichment.
Join the fun with the Friends of Wilmington Parks! The Friends work closely with the Delaware Division of Parks & Recreation and the City of Wilmington to preserve and restore the Wilmington State Parks. Become a member and support our mission.
Friends of Wilmington Parks (FOWP) is a “grass roots” non-profit group of over 500 members, founded in 1991. We are actively involved with the State of Delaware Division of Parks & Recreation and the City of Wilmington in the preservation and maintenance of the Wilmington State Parks. FOWP is an active 501(c)(3) organization with over 25 board members and staff.