Calendar of events

Sunday, September 22

'Prince of Providence' at Trinity

12:00 AM
Trinity Repertory Company presents The Prince of Providence. Featuring Scott Aiello as Vincent A. “Buddy” Cianci Jr., Stephen Berenson as Robert Haxton, and Erick Betancourt as Mickey …

MAiZE maze in Portsmouth

12:00 AM
With 8 acres of corn planted and their new mind-boggling design now created, the Escobar family is bringing the “MAiZE craze” back to Rhode Island. The popular Portsmouth labyrinth, the …

Spaces Offered at Annual Craft Fair

12:00 AM
The Country View Estates craft fair will be held at 213 Hurst Lane on Saturday Nov. 2nd from 10 am - 3 pm. Crafters are needed. (Hurst Lane is across from the new casino.) The expanded fair includes additional artists plus a Harvest Cafe …

The Schwartz School Annual Superhero Walk and 5K Race

7:30 AM
Join Meeting Street- The Schwartz School for its 31st annual Superhero Walk and 4th annual 5K Race to help children with special educational and developmental needs. Both race and walk participants start and finish at the same location, in front of …

17th Annual "In Step for Autism" 3K Walk & Family Field Day

10:00 AM
A fun filled day for the whole family! Join us Sunday, September 22nd for our 17th Annual In Step for Autism! This year we're at at Brand New Location: Rose Larisa Park in Riverside, RI! Take in the scenic view of the Narragansett Bay while you walk …

Four Bridges in Warren

10:00 AM
Common Fence Music and Hope & Main will be closing out the summer and welcoming the fall with down-home flair when they bring bluegrass band Four Bridges to the Schoolyard Market. Often wrapped …

‘In Step for Autism’ walk, family day

10:00 AM
The Groden Network and the Autism Society Rhode Island Chapter will host the 17th Annual “In Step for Autism” at a brand new location, Rose Larisa Park in Riverside, on Saturday, Sept. …

Norman Rockwell & His Contemporaries: Fabulous Forties to Sensational Sixties

11:00 AM
The National Museum of American Illustration (NMAI) in Newport, RI is pleased to announce the debut of its newest exhibition, Norman Rockwell & His Contemporaries: Fabulous Forties to Sensational Sixties, culminating with a celebration of the 50th …

'Artists Speak' at Imago

1:00 PM
National Endowment of the the Arts Fellow Mo Kelman is the first speaker in Imago Foundation for the Arts' second annual "Artists Speak" series. Kelman will share the story of her career in a …

2nd Annual Ride & Drive at the Boathouse in Roger Williams Park

1:00 PM
Join us at the 2nd Annual Ride & Drive at the Boathouse in Roger Williams Park! This event is hosted by Green Energy Consumers and SustainPVD, with support from National Grid. the Rhode Island office of Energy Resources (OER), Clean Cities …

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