Category: Hospitality

The MidAtlantic Wine and Food Festival has reportedly canceled the event indefinitely as it scrambles to address outstanding debt and waning participation. According to several news outlets,including Delaware Business Daily, festival board members released a statement Monday and conceded that organizers do not have the funds to pay service providers from this year’s May event. …

A new restaurant that opened last week in North Wilmington has no freezer. Honeygrow, a salad and stir-fry restaurant, opened in the space once occupied by Hibachi in Brandywine Town Center. Honeygrow is a scratch kitchen with fresh foods and housemade sauces and dressings, said General Manager David Thornley. “We’re trying to be farm-to-fork, so…

Travel and tourism experts estimate that the 2016 Democratic National Convention being hosted in Philadelphia will generate well over $200 million for the local economy.  Not to be outdone, the Pope’s visit will provide more than $400 million in financial impact to the region when the pontiff visits for the World Meeting of Families in…

Wilmington, Del. — DuPont and The Grand Opera House announced the signing of an agreement for The Grand to purchase the DuPont Theatre business, its related assets and lease of the building. The transaction is expected to close on Jan. 20. Terms are confidential. DuPont will continue to manage the theatre until the transaction closes, after…