Calendar of events

May 27 — June 2, 2018

Found 42 events

Sunday, May 27

Shakespeare's 'As You Like It' at The Gamm

12:00 AM
This celebrated romance follows resourceful young Rosalind as she flees the corruption of court for the forest in search of a more compassionate way to live. Played as a merry game of romance …

General Stanton Inn Flea Market Celebrates its 53rd Season

8:00 AM
CHARLESTOWN'S GENERAL STANTON INN FLEA MARKET CELEBRATES 53rd SEASON ~Oldest, continually-running Flea Market in Rhode Island~ WHAT: The General Stanton Inn Flea Market, the oldest, continually-running Flea Market in Rhode Island, will …

Local Artist Showcase featuring Judi Guild

9:00 AM
Local Artist Judi Guild's work will be on display at RE/MAX River's Edge in Bristol from Monday, April 23rd until Thursday, May 31st. Judi will be hosting an Opening Reception on Thursday, May 31st from 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM. Visitors are …

The Rosa Parks House Project

9:00 AM
Ryan Mendoza’s “The Rosa Parks House Project” is an art installation that honors Rosa Parks and the struggles she faced due to her courageous leadership in the civil rights …

Garden Conservancy Open Days Program & Plant Sale at Sakonnet Garden

9:30 AM
Explore the private gardens at Sakonnet in Little Compton, open for self-guided tours and plant sales to benefit the Garden Conservancy. This English-style cottage garden features a series of enchanting garden rooms. The acre-sized main woodland …

WSO Spring Series: Awakening the American Spirit #2

2:00 PM
2018 SPRING SERIES- Awakening the American Spirit This May, the Warwick Symphony Orchestra (WSO)- a regional touring orchestra, presents a two-concert Spring Series sponsored by Greenwood Credit Union with beloved works that seek to awaken the …

An Irish Seisiun in Bristol

5:00 PM
Come to Aidan's every Sunday evening for great Irish music.

Only a few days left to catch 'Ragtime' at Trinity

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company’s production examines how the musical, which is set in 1906, reflects the country’s current political and social climate. Based on the celebrated 1975 novel of …

Monday, May 28

Local Artist Showcase featuring Judi Guild

9:00 AM
Local Artist Judi Guild's work will be on display at RE/MAX River's Edge in Bristol from Monday, April 23rd until Thursday, May 31st. Judi will be hosting an Opening Reception on Thursday, May 31st from 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM. Visitors are …

The Rosa Parks House Project

9:00 AM
Ryan Mendoza’s “The Rosa Parks House Project” is an art installation that honors Rosa Parks and the struggles she faced due to her courageous leadership in the civil rights …

Memorial Day observance in Bristol

9:30 AM
Bristol's annual Memorial Day observance will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the North Burial Ground, with a procession south on Hope St. to the Burnside Memorial where the ceremony will continue.

Toe Jam Puppet Band

10:00 AM
Sing, dance and play the hour away with New Bedford’s favorite, the Toe Jam Puppet Band at the Buttonwood Park Zoo every Monday morning at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Tuesday, May 29

Local Artist Showcase featuring Judi Guild

9:00 AM
Local Artist Judi Guild's work will be on display at RE/MAX River's Edge in Bristol from Monday, April 23rd until Thursday, May 31st. Judi will be hosting an Opening Reception on Thursday, May 31st from 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM. Visitors are …

The Rosa Parks House Project

9:00 AM
Ryan Mendoza’s “The Rosa Parks House Project” is an art installation that honors Rosa Parks and the struggles she faced due to her courageous leadership in the civil rights …

Tuesday trail team in Westport

9:00 AM
The Westport Land Conservation Trust is looking for volunteers to join a weekly group to beautify and maintain the more than 10 miles of trails managed by WLCT. The “Tuesday Trail Team” will meet …

Can't Make This Stuff Up... A Non-Fiction Book Group

6:00 PM
Join us for a lively discussion of But What If We’re Wrong? by Chuck Klosterman at the Seekonk Library on Tuesday, May 29th at 6:00 pm. In this month’s selection, Klosterman discusses a seemingly simple topic: the present. Though, he approaches …

Wednesday, May 30

Local Artist Showcase featuring Judi Guild

9:00 AM
Local Artist Judi Guild's work will be on display at RE/MAX River's Edge in Bristol from Monday, April 23rd until Thursday, May 31st. Judi will be hosting an Opening Reception on Thursday, May 31st from 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM. Visitors are …

The Rosa Parks House Project

9:00 AM
Ryan Mendoza’s “The Rosa Parks House Project” is an art installation that honors Rosa Parks and the struggles she faced due to her courageous leadership in the civil rights …

Wednesday Morning Bird Walks

9:00 AM
Audubon offers free Wednesday Morning Bird Walks with naturalist Laura Carberry. Each week a new birding destination will be chosen. Please visit the Audubon website for the location; Ages: …

Furniture designer to speak at NAM

5:30 PM
Noted woodworker and furniture designer Mira Nakashima, daughter of woodworker and furniture designer, George Nakashima, will speak at the Newport Art Museum’s Annual Meeting. WHERE: Newport …

Make Your Own Floral Arrangement with Little State Flower Company at Linden Place Mansion

6:00 PM
On Wednesday, May 30, Linden Place Mansion will be hosting a floral design workshop with the Little State Flower Company and Studio Choo East. The event will take place in Linden Place’s historic ballroom. Floral design workshop taught by Little …

Thursday, May 31

Local Artist Showcase featuring Judi Guild

9:00 AM
Local Artist Judi Guild's work will be on display at RE/MAX River's Edge in Bristol from Monday, April 23rd until Thursday, May 31st. Judi will be hosting an Opening Reception on Thursday, May 31st from 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM. Visitors are …

The Rosa Parks House Project

9:00 AM
Ryan Mendoza’s “The Rosa Parks House Project” is an art installation that honors Rosa Parks and the struggles she faced due to her courageous leadership in the civil rights …

Children’s story hour in Barrington

10:00 AM
Come to Barrington Books and hear Miss Margie read several theme-related story and picture books geared towards the pre-school set, followed by craft time allowing the children to express their …

Young children’s story hour

10:00 AM
Bring your little ones for stories geared for 3- to 5-year-olds. Includes a craft and light snack.

Toddler tales at the Zoo

10:30 AM
Enjoy a zooper fun story time at the zoo, every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Includes a snack and a craft/activity. Recommended for ages 3-5.

Local Artist Opening Reception Featuring Judi Guild

5:30 PM
Local artist Judi Guild will be hosting an opening reception at RE/MAX River's Edge on Thurs, May 31st from 530-8PM. Her art will be showcased at RE/MAX River's Edge from April 23rd until May 31st. The reception is complimentary for the public and …

Art Night kicks off 2018 season!

6:00 PM
Celebrate the beginning of another summer filled with art and music, and enjoy light refreshments and special musical guest: Julio Amaro at the Bristol-Warren Art Night Kick-Off Party!WHERE: …

Friday, June 1

The Rosa Parks House Project

9:00 AM
Ryan Mendoza’s “The Rosa Parks House Project” is an art installation that honors Rosa Parks and the struggles she faced due to her courageous leadership in the civil rights …

Karaoke in Tiverton

6:00 PM
The Knights of Columbus will host karaoke on Fridays at their hall at 28 Fish Road in Tiverton. The kitchen will be offering food for purchase beginning at 6 p.m., with karaoke and dancing from 7 to …

Bristol 4th of July Committee and Kaleidoscope Theatre Present: Cinderella

6:30 PM
Join us Friday, June 1, 2018 at 6:30 PM at the Mt Hope High School Auditorium for Cinderella. This event is fun for all ages! The show will last approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes, including an intermission. Advanced tickets are …

John Gorka in Concert

7:30 PM
Renowned singer-songwriter John Gorka presents a special Music in the Gallery concert. This is a rare opportunity to see and hear John Gorka in an intimate venue. He is perhaps the quintessential iconic singer-songwriter of the 80’s folk scene. …

Saturday, June 2

General Stanton Inn Flea Market Celebrates its 53rd Season

8:00 AM
CHARLESTOWN'S GENERAL STANTON INN FLEA MARKET CELEBRATES 53rd SEASON ~Oldest, continually-running Flea Market in Rhode Island~ WHAT: The General Stanton Inn Flea Market, the oldest, continually-running Flea Market in Rhode Island, will …

Warren Eco-Depot

8:00 AM
Resource Recovery and the town of Warren Department of Public Works invite Rhode Island residents to safely dispose of their household hazardous waste (anything labeled with a skull and crossbones, or words like 'toxic', 'poison', 'flammable', …

The Rosa Parks House Project

9:00 AM
Ryan Mendoza’s “The Rosa Parks House Project” is an art installation that honors Rosa Parks and the struggles she faced due to her courageous leadership in the civil rights …

King Park Day

9:30 AM
A free, family event with eco-friendly activities featuring 9:30- Rain Garden Talk; 10 am- rain barrel demo and giveaway, park landscape stroll, and free garden plants and seeds with URI Master Gardeners; 11 am- update on historic monuments, yoga …

Aquidneck Growers Market

10:00 AM
With a changing selection of artisan vendors, the markets also hosts live local music. Shoppers can pick up their weekly fresh and local food supplies while checking out Newport Vineyards and Winery …

Plein Air Watercolors with Elizabeth O'Connell

10:00 AM
PLEIN AIR WATERCOLOR PAINTING WITH ELIZABETH O'CONNELL We will meet at four different locations in and around Portsmouth and begin to make art outdoors en plein air. Students will learn about the materials, techniques and famous artists who have …

Plein Air Watercolors with Elizabeth O'Connell

10:00 AM
PLEIN AIR WATERCOLOR PAINTING WITH ELIZABETH O'CONNELL We will meet at four different locations in and around Portsmouth and begin to make art outdoors en plein air. Students will learn about the materials, techniques and famous artists who have …

High Tea At The Emporium

12:00 PM
An afternoon of snacks, mischief, compulsive shopping and other shenanigans at the Hotpoint Emporium. An artists cooperative located at 38 State Street, Bristol RI 02809.

Day of Action Family Volunteer Opportunity

1:00 PM
Get ready to sort, label, and pack. United Way of Rhode Island’s Annual Day of Action is Saturday, June 2. Volunteers will sort, label, and pack books — preparing them for distribution to Rhode Island youth in summer learning programs across the …

"Democracy in Spite of Itself" Walking Tour

2:00 PM
Bristol Historical & Preservation Society staff member and tour guide Clara Read will focus on the rise of the Federalist Party and its impact upon Bristol's architecture while walking along downtown streets. After the Revolutionary War ended, while …

May 27 — June 2, 2018

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