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Events for Friday, June 26, 2015

Recording artist Les Dudek is known in the music world as a Guitar Legend whose contributions have influenced the history of Rock n' Roll. In addition to a successful solo career, his uniquely …
Posted 5/16/15 01:52 PM |10 views
Dancing, silent auction & raffle excitement and a delicious New England lobster bake with all the fixins. All to benefit the Matty Fund’s programs and services for children with epilepsy and their …
Posted 3/25/15 01:51 PM |46 views

Events for Saturday, June 27, 2015

In partnership with the Newport Art Museum, come pinch, coil, throw, and fire as we celebrate the art of clay on the lawn of Rough Point. See the 2015 exhibit, Fired and Inspired: Ceramics at Rough …
Posted 4/1/15 11:40 AM |38 views
Roger Williams Park Zoo will end admission at 12 noon on Saturday, June 27, in order to prepare for the Zoo’s annual fundraising bash, Zoobilee! Feast with the Beasts. Guests will have until 2pm to …
Posted 3/19/15 11:53 AM |50 views
Head to Roger Williams Park Zoo from 7 – 11pm for an adults-only evening event, and have a wild time while supporting the Zoo! (Daytime admission to the Zoo will end at noon for event …
Posted 3/20/15 10:15 AM |41 views

Events for Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Learn about the distinguished design history of this landscape while enjoying exquisite gardens and breathtaking views. Experience the creation of Frederick Law Olmsted who initially designed the …
Posted 4/13/15 11:01 AM |26 views

Events for Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Learn about the distinguished design history of this landscape while enjoying exquisite gardens and breathtaking views. Experience the creation of Frederick Law Olmsted who initially designed the …
Posted 4/20/15 10:33 AM |28 views

Events for Thursday, July 9, 2015

Enjoy Newport’s only Federal period mansion open to the public. Whitehorne House displays the most significant collection of Newport furniture in Rhode Island. Explore the design and craftsmanship …
Posted 3/18/15 12:13 PM |41 views
The Glenn Miller Orchestra, the most popular and sought after big band in the world today, will perform for both listening and dancing at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston Thursday evening, July 9. …
Posted 5/25/15 04:09 PM |2 views

Events for Monday, July 13, 2015

Please join us for THE GRODEN NETWORK’s 35th Annual John Trimble Fund Golf Tournament for Autism on July 13 at the world-class Wannamoisett Country Club. This very special tournament commemorates …
Posted 4/17/15 08:27 AM |23 views

Ongoing Events

Friday, January 17, 2014 through Thursday, January 17, 2019
Check out Roger William’s Park Zoo’s winter animals.
When:Daily
Where: Providence
Posted 1/17/14 04:17 PM |2077 views
Thursday from Thursday, May 7, 2015 through Thursday, May 28, 2015
You’ve heard the hype, now be a part of it at our Paint events at the Zoo! These instructor led workshops are designed to guide artists of all skill levels through creating artwork to be proudly …
Posted 4/17/15 10:50 AM |265 views
Friday from Friday, November 14, 2014 through Friday, June 5, 2015
Get beside yourself with FNL’s interactive scenes and on-the-spot musicals, featuring improvised song, dance, and skits! Performances are intended for audiences of all ages, personality types, and …
Posted 11/10/14 11:27 AM |1217 views
Sunday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from Friday, May 1, 2015 through Sunday, May 31, 2015
A blowsy landlady and her sexually repressed brother rent Mr. Sloane a room and proceed to "entertain" him by seducing the seemingly hapless young man. But when their old Pa recognizes Sloane for …
Posted 4/15/15 04:42 PM |288 views
Monday, May 25, 2015 through Sunday, May 31, 2015
For the very first time, Rhode Island will host Navy Week, a week-long celebration that kicks-off on Memorial Day (May 25) and runs through May 31. Navy Week is all about recognizing sailors who …
Posted 5/14/15 03:40 PM |114 views
Thursday, April 30, 2015 through Sunday, May 31, 2015
MARIE ANTOINETTE by David Adjmi directed by Rachel Walshe APR 30 - MAY 31, 2015 SYNOPSIS: 1776: Marie's subjects used to love her-extravagant haute couture, three-foot-tall wigs, …
Posted 4/7/15 04:08 PM |363 views
Tuesday from Tuesday, June 17, 2014 through Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Posted 6/4/14 06:05 PM |1537 views
Friday, June 5, 2015 through Sunday, June 7, 2015
GloriDays is a 44-mile, multi-day journey through scenic East Bay, Rhode Island. It is an experience like no other that will embrace you in ways you did not think were possible. No matter where you …
Posted 1/12/15 04:05 PM |1042 views
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 through Friday, June 5, 2015
East Greenwich, RI: The Savory Grape, Rhode Island’s premier wine shop, is pleased to host several renown vineyard owners and wine-makers for in-store visits and bottle signings throughout the end …
Posted 5/21/15 01:37 PM |60 views
Thursday, June 4, 2015 through Sunday, June 7, 2015
Providence Public Library and presenting sponsor Rosalyn Sinclair offer this program as part of its DON'T STOP THE MUSIC exhibition & program series to celebrate the history of music in Rhode Island …
Posted 5/18/15 10:52 PM |84 views
Sunday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from Saturday, May 9, 2015 through Sunday, June 7, 2015
An exhibition of Tom Culora’s current work: Multiple panel mixed media installation “Shock & Awe” depicting audience reactions to the Beatles’ first appearance on the Ed Sullivan show, large …
Posted 4/17/15 09:04 AM |340 views
Monday from Monday, April 13, 2015 through Monday, June 8, 2015
Providence Public Library and presenting sponsor Rosalyn Sinclair offer this program as part of its DON'T STOP THE MUSIC exhibition & program series to celebrate the history of music in Rhode Island …
Posted 4/8/15 08:41 PM |290 views
Thursday, June 4, 2015 through Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Ocean State Job Lot, (401) 295-2672, oceanstatejoblot.com, is offering a “Silver Salute” Senior Savings Discount from June 4-10, 2015 at all Job Lot locations. Shoppers aged 62 and older (with …
Posted 5/22/15 12:39 PM |91 views
Thursday, June 11, 2015 through Sunday, June 14, 2015
The Earth Harp is the largest stringed instrument on the planet. Part sculpture, part instrument, and part architecture, the sound it creates is nothing short of remarkable. Together with one of the …
Posted 4/28/15 10:49 AM |199 views
Monday, June 8, 2015 through Friday, June 12, 2015
How safe is the water we drink and seafood we eat? What are the socioeconomic impacts of climate change? These are few of the issues you’ll learn about at Metcalf Institute’s 2015 Annual Public …
Posted 5/20/15 01:28 PM |68 views
Thursday, June 11, 2015 through Sunday, June 14, 2015
“The effect is direct and unmediated. The people shown… are as varied and vivid as their city.” –The Boston Globe Have you ever really looked at the people around you – your …
Posted 5/5/15 10:39 AM |147 views
Thursday, June 11, 2015 through Sunday, June 14, 2015
The Providence International Arts Festival, produced by FirstWorks and the City of Providence, June 11 -14, 2015, promises to be a jaw-dropping celebration in the Creative Capital of Providence, …
Posted 4/7/15 11:07 AM |300 views
Thursday, June 11, 2015 through Sunday, June 14, 2015
“Sarah Ruhl’s distinctive tone and technique have quickly made her one of the most produced and most admired of young playwrights… Often in the same instant, she makes us laugh and gasp at the …
Posted 5/5/15 12:01 PM |151 views
Thursday, June 11, 2015 through Sunday, June 14, 2015
The Avenue Concept engages people of all ages – not just practicing artists but students, neighbors and everyday people – in creative self-expression through public art projects and innovative …
Posted 4/21/15 01:38 PM |251 views
Thursday, June 11, 2015 through Sunday, June 14, 2015
The Providence International Arts Festival, produced by FirstWorks and the City of Providence, June 11 -14, 2015, promises to be a jaw-dropping celebration in the Creative Capital of Providence, …
Posted 3/17/15 01:27 PM |439 views
Friday from Friday, March 6, 2015 through Friday, June 26, 2015
Being the owner of a small business can be lonely – especially when you have a business decision to make and would like to bounce ideas off someone. The Chamber of Commerce has made available to …
Posted 3/2/15 12:03 PM |561 views
Friday, June 26, 2015 through Sunday, June 28, 2015
Join us June 26-28 for self-guided walking tours of private gardens located in historic Newport, Rhode Island. Each tour features about a dozen beautiful gardens. The tours run daily from 10 am. …
Posted 3/17/15 09:42 PM |442 views
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from Thursday, April 2, 2015 through Tuesday, June 30, 2015
To celebrate the musical legacy of 20th Century popular music in Providence, we are exhibiting items from the Providence Public Library's Rhode Island Collection along with items on loan from various …
Posted 3/22/15 12:15 PM |388 views
Wednesday from Wednesday, May 27, 2015 through Wednesday, July 1, 2015
As an entrepreneur, everything you do is a marketing opportunity. As more challenging competition and technical tools become the norm, it is essential to reach potential customers and develop loyalty …
Posted 4/24/15 02:34 PM |271 views
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 through Tuesday, July 14, 2015
CWE is delighted to offer Kauffman FastTrac® GrowthVenture™, a new 10-week (Providence: every Tuesday, May 12-July 14) program designed to help your business reach its true potential through …
Posted 5/4/15 01:07 PM |143 views
Saturday, July 18, 2015 through Sunday, July 19, 2015
A Festival of Indigenous Art, Music, & Cultures from Around the World. We feature Indigenous artists, performers, and handmade products benefiting the livelihoods of artists, projects in …
Posted 4/20/15 09:48 PM |235 views
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 through Friday, July 24, 2015
“Fine Artists of the Jewelry District” will feature paintings, photography, and sculptural work by artists creating and thriving in Providence’s Jewelry District, which was added to the …
Posted 5/26/15 11:57 AM |71 views
Saturday, July 25, 2015 through Sunday, July 26, 2015
A Festival of Indigenous Art, Music, & Cultures from Around the World. We feature Indigenous artists, performers, and handmade products benefiting the livelihoods of artists, projects in …
Posted 4/20/15 09:51 PM |240 views
Friday, June 5, 2015 through Sunday, August 2, 2015
A beleaguered director, desperate to cast his stage adaptation of a classic sadomasochistic tale,”Venus in Fur”, reluctantly auditions an equally desperate actress. As the casting session …
Posted 5/21/15 12:43 PM |57 views
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 through Sunday, August 9, 2015
Since it began 17 years ago, KidsEyeTM, created by FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) has celebrated the most exceptional work of young video makers by showcasing their …
Posted 4/1/15 12:59 PM |320 views
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 through Sunday, August 9, 2015
The popular Providence LGBTQ Film Festival a cinematic sidebar of the FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) once again kicks off at the Bell Street Chapel, a Unitarian …
Posted 4/1/15 12:46 PM |347 views
Saturday, July 18, 2015 through Saturday, August 15, 2015
Snooze at Roger Williams Park Zoo for the wildest family overnight adventure in town! Our Family Overnights on July 18 and August 15, offer an exciting opportunity to experience the Zoo as so few …
Posted 3/19/15 11:05 AM |404 views
Monday, April 20, 2015 through Monday, September 7, 2015
Camel Rides are back at Roger Williams Park Zoo! Experience these majestic animals like never before in a safe environment with experts on hand to lead you around a track while riding a trained …
Posted 2/27/15 11:05 AM |560 views
Monday, June 8, 2015 through Monday, September 7, 2015
This summer, Providence Children’s Museum hosts My Sky, a traveling exhibit that encourages families to look up and be inspired by the wonders of the universe. My Sky invites children and adults to …
Posted 5/21/15 12:16 PM |54 views
Friday, September 11, 2015 through Sunday, September 13, 2015
Join us September 11-13 for self-guided walking tours of private gardens located in historic Newport, Rhode Island. Each tour features about a dozen beautiful gardens. The tours run daily from 10 am. …
Posted 3/17/15 09:45 PM |381 views
Thursday, September 17, 2015 through Sunday, September 20, 2015
Historic Bowen's Wharf is part of this exciting event, which encompasses over half a mile of Newport waterfront! In connection with other show hosts, Bowen's Wharf offers in-water basin and land …
Posted 12/12/14 04:15 PM |1204 views
Sunday from Sunday, April 5, 2015 through Sunday, September 27, 2015
For the past ten years, the Prescott Farm gardens have been a URI Master Gardener project site. On Sunday mornings (weather dependent), the Master Gardeners offer free soil analysis and gardening …
Posted 4/3/15 10:20 AM |346 views
Monday, September 7, 2015 through Sunday, September 27, 2015
Share the unforgettable thrill of a close up animal experience with your family! Feed a seal on weekends in September, plus Labor Day Monday.
Posted 3/20/15 11:47 AM |373 views
Saturday, October 10, 2015 through Monday, October 12, 2015
A Festival of Indigenous Art, Music, & Cultures from Around the World. We feature Indigenous artists, performers, and handmade products benefiting the livelihoods of artists, projects in …
Posted 4/20/15 09:53 PM |244 views
Saturday, October 17, 2015 through Sunday, October 18, 2015
Historic Bowen's Wharf in downtown Newport, RI, will host the 25th annual Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival, on October 17th and 18th. Named one of the "10 Fabulous Fall Festivals on the Coast," by …
Posted 12/12/14 04:27 PM |1147 views
Saturday, October 24, 2015 through Sunday, October 25, 2015
Looking for a family Halloween experience complete with jack-o-lanterns, flashlights and goose bumps? Creepy crawly creatures like bats, spiders, snakes, and wolves have been the stuff of nightmares …
Posted 3/27/15 10:12 AM |350 views
Saturday, October 24, 2015 through Sunday, October 25, 2015
Visitors to this fall daytime Halloween tradition will enjoy fun seasonal activities including trick-or-treat stations, pumpkin treats for the animals, creepy-crawly animal encounters, pumpkin …
Posted 3/27/15 10:50 AM |353 views
Thursday, October 1, 2015 through Sunday, November 1, 2015
The acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular, presented by Citizens Bank, returns to Roger Williams Park Zoo October 1 – November 1. This breathtaking display of thousands of illuminated …
Posted 3/26/15 11:34 AM |384 views
Friday, May 1, 2015 through Saturday, November 14, 2015
Enjoy the Renaissance City from a whole new perspective! Admire the diverse architecture and rich history of Providence as you relax aboard our comfortable, Coast Guard certified pontoon boat, the MV …
Posted 4/30/15 03:56 PM |172 views
Sunday, January 25, 2015 through Sunday, November 15, 2015
Free 2015 Family History Workshop Series Offered by Providence Public Library and RI Historical Society Providence Public Library’s (PPL) Rhode Island Collection is excited to present …
Posted 1/6/15 05:22 PM |1056 views
Sunday and Saturday from Saturday, November 28, 2015 through Sunday, December 6, 2015
Celebrate the holiday season in wild style at Roger Williams Park Zoo. Meet the Jolly Old Elf himself while enjoying a tasty treat and fun activities for the whole family. Visits will take place from …
Posted 3/27/15 11:45 AM |378 views