Calendar of events

Sunday, July 21

Honky Tonk Laundry opens at the Firebarn

12:00 AM
July brings “Nashville Heaven” to the Little Theatre Firebarn with Honky Tonk Laundry. Thelma and Louise have nothing on these two “country angels” who turn the laundromat …

Summer Schoolyard Market Series

10:00 AM
The series continues on Sunday, July 21st, 2019, 10am with Boston-based West African/Caribbean quartet Kalfou. Led by internationally-educated percussionist Kera Washington, Kalfou bridges cultures, …

Warren Quahog Festival this weekend

10:00 AM
The Rotary Club of Warren will be holding its annual Quahog Festival at Burr's Hill Park this weekend. Come enjoy great food, arts, crafts, and music!WHERE: Burr's Hill Park, Water St., WarrenWHEN: …

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 …

Board The Explorer this Summer for Tours of Providence Harbor & Seekonk River

1:00 PM
Join us on the Explorer as we tour Providence Harbor at the entrance of the Providence River. On calm days, we pass through the Fox Point Hurricane Barrier and catch great views of the beautiful and changing Providence skyline. As we come …

Maximum Temperature

4:00 PM
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Mary Dondero and guest artists Tracey J. Maroni and Mary Vecchio as part of a group exhibit July 18 through August 25 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The public is …

An Irish Seisiun in Bristol

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

Field-to-Barn Supper

5:00 PM
Weatherlow Farms 845 Sodom Road| Westport, MA 02790 Phone: 401-259-6198 Email: Media Contact: Mark Gleicher For Immediate Release Weatherlow Farms Announces Annual Summer Event Series …

Summer Winds

To mark the launch of The Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting museum and its partners will kick off a city-wide, collaborative venture called “Summer Winds” from July 1 to September 30, 2019. Open and …

Westport Library Book Donation

Donate Used Books to the Westport Library April through August. The Friends of the Westport Library will begin accepting book, CD and DVD donations April 1st for the Summer Paperback Book sale and the huge Annual Book sale in September. Please, …

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