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5 Fall Concerts You Should Buy Tickets for Now

Bastille, Modest Mouse, Phoenix and more hit bands are coming to Providence this fall.

Providence isn’t Boston, so when big-name bands come ’round the town, it attracts people like fly strips attract flies (minus the dying part). And there are some great big-name bands coming to town. You’ll want to jump on these bad boys ASAP, before they are sold out and you’re left sitting at home listening to them on Spotify instead. SEPT….

Watch the “Most Rhody Day Ever” Video

YouTuber Matt Oliveira flew one of his subscribers to Rhode Island to embark on the Most Rhody Day Ever, and here are the results.

Matt Oliveira, a twenty-five-year-old flight attendant and YouTuber from Lincoln, recently released a video on his YouTube channel, Molives TV, which features an unreal trip around the smallest state with the most Rhody day ever!

5 Ways to Spend Your Day on the Water

Whether it's paddle boarding or kayaking, watery fun is just around the corner.

Do you wanna spend a day by the water but the beach (all that sand in places sand wasn’t meant to be) isn’t exactly what you had in mind? Check out these five ways to cool off and soak in the sun this summer in ways that the whole family will enjoy! Paddle boarding Tall or short, young or old,…

Throwback Thursday: #BestofRI Social Media Roundup

377 awards were given to small business owners, organizations and local celebs.

We had such a great time at last week’s Best of Rhode Island Party at Providence Performing Arts Center. Thank you everyone for making it one for the books. We loved handing out 377 awards to all small business owners, organizations, sponsors and local celebs.

Relive JFK and Jackie O.’s Wedding in Newport

The Return to Camelot presentation at St. Mary's Church includes vintage film clips and a live performance of the music and hymns from the wedding ceremony.

Relive Jackie O and JFK’s Newport wedding at the historic St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Newport every Tuesday at 3 p.m. now through October. Guests can get a glimpse back in time on the date of September 12, 1953, when Jacqueline Bouvier married then Senator John F. Kennedy in this weekly event coined Return to Camelot.

10 Summer Activities for $10 or Less

Having fun doesn't have to break the bank.

Watch a Ball Game Courtesy of the Pawtucket Red Sox’s Facebook Beginning in spring and ending in fall, America’s favorite pastime also happens to line up with our favorite season. While away a summer night at McCoy Stadium watching Rhode Island’s only AAA team bat it out. Bottom Line: General admission tickets are $9 for adults and $6 for children and…

Newport Folk Festival: Sunday Recap and Final Musings

The last day of the festival was a mellow end to the weekend.

Ans a newbie to the Folk Festival, I had no idea what to expect. I pictured people with flowing hair dotted with flowers, chunky beaded necklaces and the scent of patchouli wafting behind them. But the reality was much less niche (though patchouli did have a presence). People walked around in outfits as simple as a shirt and shorts, while…

Newport Folk Festival Recap: Saturday

The Avett Brothers, Robert Ellis, Nikki Lane and other performers beat the wind at Saturday's event at Fort Adams.

Boaters braved the choppy sea to catch Saturday’s lineup at the Fort. Emily Frantz of Mandolin Orange. Devin Byrne, Dan Laurence, Laura Covacs and John Gionis huddle up by the beer tent. Two ships passing in the day. Robert Ellis. Nikki Lane. Lydia gets a henna tattoo. Devon Williams professes her love for the Newport Folk Fest’s beer canteen to…