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Events for Saturday, September 26, 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 04:55 PM |3 views

Events for Tuesday, September 29, 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 10:54 AM |9 views

Events for Wednesday, September 30, 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 11:36 AM |12 views

Events for Friday, October 2, 2015

We are pleased to announce that Wake Up Narcolepsy will host the 3rd Annual Wake Up Narcolepsy – Boston! Comedy Show. This event will be held on Friday, October 2, 2015 at Theatre 1 of the Revere …
Posted 5/6/15 11:46 AM |6 views

Events for Saturday, October 3, 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 04:58 PM |8 views

Events for Friday, October 9, 2015

Shopping addicts make your way to the waterfront for specials!
Posted 12/12/14 04:22 PM |168 views

Events for Friday, October 23, 2015

2015 Business Women's Forum (BWF), Friday, October 23, Connecticut’s longest-running full-day annual conference for women will feature Ivanka Trump of The Trump Organization and creator of …
Posted 3/23/15 01:25 PM |47 views

Events for Saturday, November 7, 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 05:03 PM |12 views

Events for Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Roger Williams Park Zoo salutes the men and women who serve our nation this Veterans Day with free admission for veterans and members of our armed forces, and half price admission for up to three …
Posted 3/27/15 11:22 AM |33 views

Events for Saturday, November 28, 2015

Usher in the holiday season with the Jolly Old Elf himself at Roger Williams Park Zoo. See Santa arrive in grand style in our parking lot. Then stick around for a festive holiday parade through the …
Posted 3/26/15 10:55 AM |41 views

Ongoing Events

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 through Friday, May 22, 2015
ArtProv gallery's newest exhibit titled “Ceramic Inspirations” will feature works by artists Suzanne Hill, Linda Huey, and Jan Jacque, who all explore the natural world through clay, creating …
Posted 2/20/15 11:00 AM |628 views
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 through Friday, May 22, 2015
ArtProv gallery's newest show, Landscapes Above and Beyond, starts April 15, with an opening reception during Gallery Night Providence on April 16 from 5-9 p.m. The exhibit features the works of five …
Posted 3/31/15 12:49 PM |336 views
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 |2046 views
Saturday, April 4, 2015 through Saturday, May 23, 2015
Share the unforgettable thrill of a close-up animal experience with your family! Feed a seal on Saturdays and Sundays in April and May. Online registration will be available soon on the Zoo’s …
Posted 2/12/15 11:46 AM |730 views
Tuesday from Tuesday, June 17, 2014 through Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Posted 6/4/14 06:05 PM |1506 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 |231 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 |1181 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 |258 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 |71 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 |334 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 |1006 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 |23 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 |48 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 |314 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 |257 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 |165 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 |32 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 |110 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 |269 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 |115 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 |217 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 |412 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 |533 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 |417 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 |364 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 |241 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 |113 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 |207 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 |216 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 |21 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 |294 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 |322 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 |376 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 |532 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 |22 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 |360 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 |1175 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 |320 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 |345 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 |217 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 |1124 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 |325 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 |325 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 |364 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 |142 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 |1030 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 |352 views