in Latta Park
Saturday, May 18th
Pet Parade, live music, Food Trucks and Craft beer from Triple C Brewing
The first Dilworth Jubilee was held in 1972 as a neighborhood celebration and community builder.
The Dilworth Community Association has continued the tradition of this free family friendly neighborhood festival every year.
The fun begins at 5:00 with our Pet Parade. Come out and enjoy some live music, food trucks, local breweries, and festivities for all ages!
Dilworth Jubilee Contact: Chrishon McManus
Response to Recent Media Coverage
Dilworth is a historic district and the neighborhood has been concerned about saving the Leeper & Wyatt building since the property owner filed for demolition on December 8, 2021. Subsequently the DCA has collaborated with 3 different developers in an effort to save the historic building. Since we began working with the petitioner the DCA has consistently maintained that we want to save the building and abide by the ordinance. The DCA and the Dilworth neighbors support saving the Leeper & Wyatt building.
The petition presented at the Council Hearing on Monday, September 18 did not include the technical revisions required by Planning Staff per the UDO. The language regarding the 10 leased off-site parking places was unenforceable. The DCA's request on Monday night was simply to include lease language that is enforceable. The DCA has not opposed any other exception requested by the petitioner and is asking the petitioner to continue to cooperate with us and the Planning Staff in order to save the Leeper & Wyatt building.