Calendar of events

December 4 — 10, 2016

Found 56 events

Wednesday, December 7

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

1:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

3:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

The Great Blithewold Baking Show: Holiday Edition

6:30 PM
A night you will not want to miss! Blithewold and Kathleen Seguin of Bristol House B&B invite you to sit back, relax, and enjoy the tastes of the season. During this “baking show” you will not only get to learn from food prep demonstrations, but …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Thursday, December 8

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

1:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

3:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Local Artist Champagne Opening Reception Featuring Jane Lavender

5:30 PM
Join us for local artist Jane Lavender's Champagne Opening Reception on Thurs, Dec 8th from 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol location. All are welcome & there is no admission cost. "My paintings are a reflection of many of …

Sing-along with Santa

6:30 PM
Bring the whole family to Blithewold for this special holiday musical performance. After an interactive holiday sing-along, Santa Claus himself will make a special appearance to visit and to read "Twas the Night Before Christmas".

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Music in the Living Room

Music in the Living Room occurs on Thursdays from 6:30 pm until 7:30 pm, Saturdays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm, and Sundays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm. Visit our website for a full list of performers or to reserve seats!

Friday, December 9

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

1:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Afternoon Tea in the Dining Room

3:00 PM
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Food and drink continue to act as a medium for friends to gather and exchange stories while delighting in the simple pleasures; steam lazily …

Sparkle! An Outdoor Family Event

6:00 PM
Friday Nights Sparkle! A marshmallow-roasting-Christmas-carol-singing-coca-sipping-strolling-through-the-twinkling-garden-paths-fun-for-the-whole-family event! Each Friday night a different group will present two performances of carol singing, from …

Fireside Christmas Concert with Michael DiMucci

7:30 PM
Linden Place’s Museum will celebrate the holiday season with two fundraiser concerts and sing-a-longs with pianist and singer, Michael DiMucci. DiMucci will be performing on Friday, December 9 at 7:30pm. For those who prefer an afternoon concert, …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Saturday, December 10

Children's Friend Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive

8:00 AM
The 2016 Children’s Friend Annual Spirit of Giving Holiday Drive is a statewide collection of coats, warm clothing, blankets, books, and toys for children (and their families) who receive services from Children’s Friend throughout the year. The …

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 …

Christmas 2016 at Linden Place

10:00 AM
A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in every nook and cranny, and Christmas tablescapes by top designers and florists…these are just a few of the many delights that await you …

Holiday Craft Fair

10:00 AM
The Fuller Creative Learning Center will be holding a Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, December 10, 2016. More details can be found on the East Providence Public Library website.

Nana's Naught Knickers

11:00 AM
Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma …

Newport Holiday Hospitality Experience

11:00 AM
Catch the holiday spirit and tour eight of Newport’s finest hotels, inns and unique bed & breakfast properties. Sample some tasty cookies, collect some great decorating ideas and plan your Newport getaway. Date: Saturday, December 10th, …

Jazz at Greenvale Vineyards

1:00 PM
The Jazz Series concerts are held at the Tasting Room at Greenvale Vineyards from 1 to 4 p.m. every Saturday through December 10. For a schedule of weekly performers, visit the website at …

Magnolia Cajun Band dance and concert

7:30 PM
Come on out to the beautiful Sandywoods Music Center in Tiverton, RI and kick up your heels, learn the two-step and waltz, and dance to the toe-tapping Cajun music of New England’s hometown Cajun …

The Kingdom of this World

7:30 PM
Renowned Composer Featured in WSO 50th Anniversary Concerts WARWICK, RI (Saturday – 1 November 2016): The work of nationally-known composer Michael Kregler will be featured in the upcoming second concert series of the Warwick …

Trinity Rep rings in the season

7:30 PM
Trinity Repertory Company presents its annual production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, directed by James Dean Palmer, and featuring resident acting company member Brian McEleney …

Local Artist Showcase at RE/MAX River's Edge featuring Jane Lavender

Local Artist Jane Lavender will be showcasing at RE/MAX River's Edge's Bristol office until Thurs, Jan 5th, 2017. Jane will be hosting her Opening Reception on Sat, Nov 19th from 5-8 PM at RE/MAX River's Edge Bristol in conjunction with …

Music in the Living Room

Music in the Living Room occurs on Thursdays from 6:30 pm until 7:30 pm, Saturdays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm, and Sundays from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm. Visit our website for a full list of performers or to reserve seats!

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