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Found 86 single-day events and 30 ongoing events

Events for Tuesday, August 18, 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 4/21/15 10:44 AM |64 views

Events for Sunday, August 23, 2015

On Sunday, August 23 at The Stable, 125 Washington Street, downtown Providence, there’s going to be a “High High Heel Dash!” Race & Block Party, hosted by Kitty Litter & BB Hayes. This is a …
Posted 7/21/15 10:32 AM |12 views

Events for Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Enjoy a family-friendly evening with johnnycake tasting, hands-on activities for kids and the opportunity to see inside the 1812 Prescott Farm windmill. Guests can learn about the importance of grist …
Posted 4/22/15 11:33 AM |67 views

Events for Saturday, August 29, 2015

Brew at the Zoo is back at Roger Williams Park Zoo! Roam the Zoo while sampling over 100 craft beers from more than 50 of the regions’ finest brewers at Rhode Island’s most popular outdoor venue. …
Posted 3/12/15 10:20 AM |131 views
Roger Williams Park Zoo will end admission at 12 noon in order to prepare for the Zoo’s annual fundraiser, Brew at the Zoo. Guests will have until 2 pm to enjoy the exhibits. Thank you for …
Posted 3/19/15 10:20 AM |103 views
Enjoy an unparalleled boat ride throughout the sparkling bonfires of Waterplace Park, Riverwalk and the Providence River! Climb aboard and experience the 80+ floating braziers, flickering firelight …
Posted 4/30/15 04:40 PM |64 views

Events for Wednesday, September 9, 2015

You are invited to a Meet and Greet Networking Evening at Warren Housing Authority, Sept 9, 2015 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. $10 to attend ($5 for Chamber Members) Meet & Greet Networking events …
Posted 7/20/15 01:05 PM |7 views

Events for Saturday, September 12, 2015

Enjoy an unparalleled boat ride throughout the sparkling bonfires of Waterplace Park, Riverwalk and the Providence River! Climb aboard and experience the 80+ floating braziers, flickering firelight …
Posted 4/30/15 04:47 PM |56 views

Events for Sunday, September 13, 2015

2015 AIDS WALK RI On Sunday, September 13, fight HIV/AIDS by participating in the annual AIDS Walk RI starting at 1 p.m. on the Rhode Island State House lawn and ending with a block party on …
Posted 7/21/15 10:35 AM |7 views
Roger Williams Park Zoo salutes the men and women who serve our nation and communities with a special Day of Honor, with free admission for veterans and members of our armed forces, active and …
Posted 3/20/15 12:49 PM |96 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 |2409 views
Sunday, July 26, 2015 through Friday, July 31, 2015
University of Rhode Island will host a six-day institute on digital literacy for librarians, media professionals, researchers and educators from all levels.
Posted 7/20/15 03:20 PM |84 views
Friday from Friday, July 10, 2015 through Friday, July 31, 2015
Starting Friday, July 10th head to the Carousel Village in Roger Williams Park for Food Truck Fridays! Enjoy a smorgasbord of great food from some of the area’s best food trucks, ride the carousel …
Posted 7/8/15 08:55 AM |150 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 |376 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 |638 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 |658 views
Saturday, August 8, 2015 through Sunday, August 9, 2015
The ART Drive returns to the South Coast on August 8-9, from 10 a.m-5 p.m. This year, 32 Dartmouth and Westport artists have teamed up for their eighth Open Studio weekend. Some of the …
Posted 6/1/15 12:16 PM |312 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 |754 views
Thursday, August 6, 2015 through Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Ocean State Job Lot, (401) 295-2672, oceanstatejoblot.com, is offering an “Educator Partnership Program” discount from August 6-19, 2015 at all Job Lot locations. All teachers, educators, school …
Posted 7/15/15 11:48 AM |105 views
Saturday from Saturday, June 20, 2015 through Saturday, August 22, 2015
The Manton Avenue Project (MAP) is proud to announce that plays from their most recent festival, “This Land is Our Land: the public park plays,” will be presented in a summer series as part of …
Posted 6/9/15 08:12 AM |305 views
Friday, July 17, 2015 through Friday, August 28, 2015
What a drag!!!  Trapped in a loveless marriage, faded song stylist Angela Arden attempts to set herself free by murdering her husband. When her ill-tempered children become suspicious, Angela's …
Posted 6/16/15 03:53 PM |240 views
Sunday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from Friday, July 10, 2015 through Sunday, August 30, 2015
A young television star, who loathes Shakespeare, agrees to play Hamlet in the Park to revive his stalled career. He relocates to New York and rents an apartment once inhabited by the late John …
Posted 6/16/15 03:47 PM |226 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 |888 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 |357 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 |680 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 |1547 views
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 through Friday, September 25, 2015
ArtProv gallery, a contemporary gallery located in the Jewelry District’s historic Doran Building at 150 Chestnut Street, will open its newest exhibit, “Clothing Optional: A Figurative Show,” …
Posted 7/24/15 06:35 AM |50 views
Thursday, July 9, 2015 through Sunday, September 27, 2015
The summer is just getting started!! Space is still available for sailing lessons and boat rentals at the Herreshoff Marine Museum in Bristol, RI. Beginner and intermediate classes are available …
Posted 7/9/15 10:02 AM |125 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 |680 views
Saturday, October 3, 2015 through Sunday, October 4, 2015
HOPE IS ALIVE™ in Providence, Rhode Island at the 10th Annual Flames of Hope: A Celebration of Life Weekend, Saturday October 3 and Sunday, October 4, 2015! SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015: …
Posted 6/12/15 10:18 PM |250 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 |548 views
Thursday, September 17, 2015 through Sunday, October 18, 2015
A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE by Tennessee Williams directed by Tony Estrella SEP 17 - OCT 18, 2015 SYNOPSIS: Fading southern belle Blanche DuBois arrives unexpectedly on the doorstep …
Posted 7/13/15 12:27 PM |142 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 |1485 views
Thursday, October 22, 2015 through Friday, October 23, 2015
CWE’s 9th Annual Women Business Leaders Conference is New England’s premier educational and networking event for women business leaders and supplier diversity professionals. EARLY-BIRD …
Posted 6/24/15 11:32 AM |186 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 |628 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 |668 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 |676 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 |493 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 |1359 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 |678 views