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7 Tips for the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

How to navigate one of the state's most popular fall activities.

Courtesy of Roger Williams Park and Zoo’s Facebook   What can you do with 5,000 pumpkins? You could bake a heck-of-a-lotta pies, or, if you’re the Roger Williams Zoo, you could show off thousands jack-o-lanterns for an entire month. Every October, the zoo presents the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular, which pulls in more than 100,000 visitors every year. Whether you’re new to…

6 Best Bike Trails

There's no better way to see the state than on two wheels.

Courtesy of East Providence’s FacebookMeandering along the Providence River and the Narragansett Bay, the East Bay Bike Path is one of the longest continuous trails in the state at almost fifteen miles. It passes through Providence, East Providence, Warren and Bristol and offers plenty of side adventures along the way (especially for the culinarily inclined). If you’re a fan of…

Fall Bucket List

Five activities you need to do this fall.

Cooler weather, yellowing leaves — is it that time of year already? It might not be fall just  yet, but one of New England’s most spectacular seasons is just around the corner. With the change in weather comes a whole new slew of fun things to do. Whether it’s apple picking or leaf peeking, check these local activities off your fall…

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…

5 Best Camping Spots

Pitch a tent and enjoy the great outdoors.

Burlingame State Park and Campground Courtesy of RI State Park’s Facebook Burlingame is one of the state’s most popular campgrounds for a reason. With more than 3,000 acres of woodlands and access to Watchaug Pond, it offers plenty of activities to campers and visitors alike. The pond has a number of boat launches for canoes and kayaks, as well as…

6 Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

March 17 is a Friday and we all know what that means: green beer, corned beef and cabbage, and of course, a heaping pot o’ parades and festivals.

March 17 is a Friday and we all know what that means: green beer, corned beef and cabbage, and of course, a heaping pot o’ parades and festivals.