Calendar of events

June 19 — 25, 2016

Found 35 events

Friday, June 24

CABaretFEST at Ocean State Theatre

12:00 AM
Karen Mason, Jim Caruso, and Billy Stritch will be participating in OSTC’s new CABaretFEST being held from June 24 through 26. Karen Mason, a ten-time MAC Award winner. Ms. Mason will be performing on Friday, June 24 at 7:30 p.m. Opening for Ms. …

St. Barnabas Church festival

12:00 AM
The annual festival at St. Barnabas Church is from Friday to Sunday, June 24 to 26, in the church hall at 1697 East Main Road, Portsmouth. The band Java Jive will be featured on Friday from 6 to 10 p.m. Cindy Lane and the Double E will play on …

Tickets are now on sale for Linden Place Mansion’s Annual Fourth of July Parade Picnic

9:00 AM
 Linden Place is the best seat in town for viewing the nationally famous Bristol Fourth of July Parade!   Linden Place, an 1810 Federal mansion in the heart of Bristol, will be hosting its Annual Fourth of July Parade Picnic on Monday, July …

Yoga in the Garden at Blithewold

9:30 AM
Blithewold and Bristol Yoga Studio present an outdoor summer yoga series each Friday morning at 9:30 am. All are invited to join in for an inspiring morning class under a canopy of trees, amidst the …

Italian Festival will bring food, music and crowds

5:00 PM
St. Alexander’s Church holds its 45th annual Italian Festival this Friday, June 24 (6 to 10 p.m.) and Saturday, June 25 (5 to 10 p.m.). It all takes place on the parish grounds, 221 Main St., and there will be plenty to do: Home-cooked Italian …

Italian Festival in Warren

6:00 PM
St. Alexander Church will hold its 45th annual Italian Festival on parish grounds at 221 Main St., Warren, on Friday and Saturday, June 24 and 25. Hours are from 6 to 10 p.m. on Friday and from 5 to 10 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is free. The …

July 4th Concert Series in Bristol

6:30 PM
The Fourth of July concert series at Independence Park continues with Crushed Velvet at 6:30 p.m. and Dertroit Breakdown at 7:45 p.m.Crushed Velvet is a high energy tribute to the golden age of …

Summer Solstice at Fort Adams

6:30 PM
Come to the annual fundraiser at Fort Adams—with the most beautiful sunset view in town! Delicious food provided by Blackstone Catering; Champagne Sunset Toast; Colors; Music & Dancing by the X Isles; Live & Silent Auction. For ticket …

Little Theatre opens its summer season with Mass Appeal

7:00 PM
The Little Theatre of Fall River opens its annual Firebarn Summer Season with the comedy/drama, Mass Appeal, written by Bill C. Davis. The show runs Thursday through Sunday, June 16 t 26. All performances are at the Firebarn, Little Theatre’s …

New England clam boil in Barrington

7:00 PM
A complete New England clamboil will be served at 7 p.m. on Friday June 24, at American Legion Post 8, Legion Way, off Middle Highway in Barrington. The boil features steamers, buckies, sausage, chourico, onions, and potatoes.An Italian spaghetti …

RWU Summer Barn Playhouse Series: “The Fourth Wall”

7:30 PM
What if the current election campaign made you think that if politics is theatre, then we must all be in a play? In this comic love letter to the theatre -- modernized with an entertaining slant on the current political campaign -- A.R. Gurney …

Contra dance in Rehoboth

8:00 PM
There will be a Rehoboth contra dance on Friday, June 24, at 8 p.m. at Goff Memorial Hall, 124 Bay State Road, Rehoboth, MA. All dances will be taught by caller Dave Eisenstadter. Music will be performed by Amy Larkin and Debby Knight. Beginners …

Saturday, June 25

CABaretFEST at Ocean State Theatre

12:00 AM
Karen Mason, Jim Caruso, and Billy Stritch will be participating in OSTC’s new CABaretFEST being held from June 24 through 26. Karen Mason, a ten-time MAC Award winner. Ms. Mason will be performing on Friday, June 24 at 7:30 p.m. Opening for Ms. …

St. Barnabas Church festival

12:00 AM
The annual festival at St. Barnabas Church is from Friday to Sunday, June 24 to 26, in the church hall at 1697 East Main Road, Portsmouth. The band Java Jive will be featured on Friday from 6 to 10 p.m. Cindy Lane and the Double E will play on …

Blue Sky Kripalu Yoga in Westport

8:30 AM
Kripalu Yoga is a restorative yoga program steeped in the Kripalu tradition of compassion and non-judgment. 
Located in the beautiful outdoor setting of Partners Village Store find yourself surrounded by calming country scenery – an ideal …

Beach Booty Workshop and Summer Soiree

9:00 AM
Studio Barre {strength. defined.}, a boutique fitness brand headquartered in Southern California, is hosting a brand-wide Beach Booty Workshop and Summer Soirée. Founder Shannon Higgins created this special 75-minute intensive “Beach Booty …

Mount Hope Farmers Market

9:00 AM
The Mount Hope Year-round Farmers Market features an ever-expanding array of farmers and food-producers selling fresh & local goods. The market offers local vegetables, flowers, fruits, meats, seafood, eggs, cheese, bread, prepared foods, & live …

Ocean State Fermentation Festival

9:00 AM
Celebrate your love for everything fermented at the first ever Ocean State Fermentation Festival. This two-day festival will kick off June 25 with a day-long workshop with global fermentation star Sandor Katz. Katz joins us from Australia to teach …

Yard sale in Dartmouth

9:00 AM
Habitat for Cats will be holding its annual yard sale on Saturday, June 25th, from 9 AM to 2 PM (rain or shine) at the Smith Mills Congregational Church Hall, 11 Anderson Way, North Dartmouth.  (Directly across from Burger King on Rte. 6, near …

Saturday Trail Team in Westport

9:15 AM
The Saturday Trail Team will begin meeting at 9:15 am at the Westport Town Farm, 830 Drift Road, on May 7th and continue throughout the summer. For more information or to join the team, contact: Brendan P. Buckless, Outreach and Stewardship …

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 …

Craft, Garden & Botanical Show in Newport

10:00 AM
Sponsored by Artisans on the Bay, this show features handmade arts and crafts, entertainment, and food on the lawn at the Bellevue Avenue Elks Lodge. WHERE: Elks Lodge, Bellevue Ave., Newport WHEN: Saturday, June 25, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. COST: …

Friends Annual Book Sale, ETC

10:00 AM
Get ready for summer evenings with a great book by coming to this festive book sale at one of New England's prettiest libraries. Have fun browsing thousands of quality used books, meticulously sorted, most priced from .25 - $2.00. For best …

Grand opening of Fuller Creative Learning Center

10:00 AM
The Board of Trustees of the East Providence Public Library is thrilled to announce the Grand Opening of the Fuller Creative Learning Center, Saturday, June 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The former Branch Library at 260 Dover Avenue has been transformed …

Rhode Island Butterfly Count this Saturday

10:00 AM
Audubon naturalists will lead teams into the field in multiple locations to identify and record butterfly sightings. No experience is needed. This event is part of the North American Butterfly Association's annual survey of butterflies. Tick …

Eco-stories and Art

11:00 AM
Bring a snack and relax while an Audubon naturalist reads a nature story. Then create a unique work of art from different recyclable materials and found objects. Will it be a bouquet of flowers made from plastic bottles? A bird’s nest made from …

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 …

Saturday Strolls at Blithewold

1:30 PM
Docents tell a story of the Van Wickle/Mckee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion decorated with original furnishings just as it was when …

Fairy Gardens for Adults at Audubon

2:00 PM
Fairies houses aren’t just for kids! Create a miniature garden for magical guests. Landscape a planter with fairy-friendly plants and natural materials, build a tiny house, and create some whimsical furniture to make your backyard fairies and …

Italian Festival will bring food, music and crowds

5:00 PM
St. Alexander’s Church holds its 45th annual Italian Festival this Friday, June 24 (6 to 10 p.m.) and Saturday, June 25 (5 to 10 p.m.). It all takes place on the parish grounds, 221 Main St., and there will be plenty to do: Home-cooked Italian …

Italian Festival in Warren

6:00 PM
St. Alexander Church will hold its 45th annual Italian Festival on parish grounds at 221 Main St., Warren, on Friday and Saturday, June 24 and 25. Hours are from 6 to 10 p.m. on Friday and from 5 to 10 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is free. The …

Little Theatre opens its summer season with Mass Appeal

7:00 PM
The Little Theatre of Fall River opens its annual Firebarn Summer Season with the comedy/drama, Mass Appeal, written by Bill C. Davis. The show runs Thursday through Sunday, June 16 t 26. All performances are at the Firebarn, Little Theatre’s …

RWU Summer Barn Playhouse Series: “The Fourth Wall”

7:30 PM
What if the current election campaign made you think that if politics is theatre, then we must all be in a play? In this comic love letter to the theatre -- modernized with an entertaining slant on the current political campaign -- A.R. Gurney …

'Saturday Night Special' at the Beachcomber

8:00 PM
Live music every Saturday night.

Acoustic music in East Providence

8:00 PM
Ricky V acoustic performing at Mulhearn's Pub in East Providence.

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