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Courtesy of Linden Place/Artwork by Liesl Long Chaintreuil

5/5 Kentucky Derby Day Party

Why: Can’t make it to Churchill Downs this year? You can still get in on the Derby action because Linden Place Mansion is off to the races! Dig out your Derby hat and bring out the seersucker jackets as Linden Place brings the spirit of the Kentucky Derby to Bristol. Mint juleps, great food, a live streaming of the 144th annual Kentucky Derby, a silent auction and much more will provide party goers with a true Colt family fashion experience.
Where: Linden Place Mansion, 500 Hope St., Bristol.
More Info: Call 253-0390 or visit explorebristolri.com.

May
24
Thu
Showcase Cinemas Presents an Exclusive Screening of Solo: A Star Wars Story @ Providence Place Cinemas 16 and IMAX
May 24 @ 6:00 pm
Showcase Cinemas Presents an Exclusive Screening of Solo: A Star Wars Story @ Providence Place Cinemas 16 and IMAX

On May 24, take a trip to a galaxy far, far away to celebrate the opening of “Solo: A Star Wars Story.” Reserve your seat ahead of time to watch Han Solo meet his mighty, future copilot, Chewbacca, and encounter the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian in a journey that will set the future course for one of the Star Wars saga’s most unlikely heroes. Those fans who cannot wait till opening day will be excited to learn that Showcase Cinemas will host special opening fan night screenings at select theatre locations. Guests who purchase a ticket to the early screening will receive a free large popcorn and a set of collectible Star Wars buttons!

Visit showcasecinemas.com. to check “Solo: A Star Wars Story” show times and reserve your tickets today.

Jun
2
Sat
Adding Life to Years Gala 2018 @ Omni Providence
Jun 2 all-day
Adding Life to Years Gala 2018 @ Omni Providence

On Saturday, June 2, join United Methodist Elder Care for our annual “Adding Life to Years” gala, an evening to celebrate our purpose and passion of caring for residents living in our communities. The evening, with a cocktail reception, dinner program, auctions, and live entertainment, will be held at the Omni Providence Hotel.

We will be honoring Rich Gingras, founder of The Parkinson’s Place in Pawtucket, as our 2018 honoree. Exciting new initiatives will be unveiled during the evening’s programming and the Board of Trustees will make a much-anticipated special announcement.

Funds raised from the Gala will be used to support customized care, specialized medical and activity programs, and operational capital needed to serve the patient and resident population from independent living to long-term skilled nursing care.

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Elise Strom at United Methodist Elder Care: estrom@umeldercareri.org or 401-438-4456

To purchase tickets, please visit www.umeldercareri.org/adding-life-to-years before May 18.

Après Polo: Boar Roast @ Newport Polo
Jun 2 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Après Polo: Boar Roast @ Newport Polo

Poland’s heavily wooded landscape made game & fruits of the forest a staple for special celebrations. Enjoy succulently ‘roasted boar,’ fresh, Rhode Island farm-raised delicious suckling pig, professionally roasted on site at the polo grounds for your dining pleasure, with beloved Polish favorite sides and dessert, following USA vs. Poland. Farm-fresh meats and locally sourced produce expertly prepared for the teams after a hard-fought match.

Tickets cost $28 per person, quantity limited, by advanced reservation until sold out. Cash bar. Polo match tickets sold separately. Must present ticket at the buffet; Tickets are for individual dinner portions per person. This is not an unlimited buffet.

Sorry, no child portions available. For children, we recommend the food concessionaires on site during the match, so that after the match, the adults can eat while the kids play on the polo field under your watchful eye.

Poland’s legendary Bialowieza Forest, Europe’s only remaining primeval woodland, covering some 500 square miles in eastern Poland and Belarus is home to bison, elk, deer and wild boar among other game roaming the famed lowland forest hunting grounds today.

 

Jun
7
Thu
Showcase Cinemas Event Cinema Presents “The Fast and The Furious” @ Showcase Cinemas Warwick
Jun 7 @ 7:30 pm
Showcase Cinemas Event Cinema Presents “The Fast and The Furious” @ Showcase Cinemas Warwick

Race through the streets of Los Angeles with Dominic Toretto and Brian O’Conner in the original The Fast and the Furious (2001) with Showcase Cinemas’ Event Cinema Bring Backs series. The film, the first of a thrilling ten-movie series, tells the story of Brian, an undercover cop, and his investigative struggle to expose suspicious activity within the LA street car racing world. Will he stick to his destructive mission or give in to his new-found love of street car racing and loyalty Dominic Toretto and his crew?

Visit showcasecinemas.com to check “Fast and Furious” show times and reserve your tickets today.

Showcase Cinemas Bring Backs is an Event Cinema series celebrating cinema by bringing back movie favorites each month for audiences to enjoy again.

Jun
8
Fri
Moonlight at the Dunes @ The Dunes Club
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Moonlight at the Dunes @ The Dunes Club | Narragansett | Rhode Island | United States

Join us for Moonlight at the Dunes on Friday, June 8, for an evening of dinner and dancing to the music of Nancy Paolino and the Black Tie Band. Moonlight at the Dunes, Thundermist Health Center’s largest fundraising event of the year, promises to be an incredible kick-off to the summer season. Cocktails at 6:00 p.m. Dinner at 7:30 p.m.
Attire is business or cocktail.

Comedy Craft Beer Night @ Foolproof Brewing Company
Jun 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Comedy Craft Beer Night @ Foolproof Brewing Company

New England’s best comics get paired with the areas finest craft beers in this hilarious and delicious show. Come laugh with some of the best comics from all over the North East and wash it down with a pint…or three. And your first beer is free. Food trucks also on site. The Comedy Craft Beer Show is always a good way to live, laugh and drink so join us for an unforgettable evening.

Tonight’s Show Features: Ryan Brauth, Ray Harrington, Jessica Leigh, Brad Rohrer and Chuck Staton.

Food Trucks will Mings, Rhode Island’s first solar powered Food Truck.

Twenty-one plus event.

Jun
10
Sun
Showcase Cinemas Event Cinema Presents “The Fast and The Furious” @ Providence Place Cinemas 16
Jun 10 @ 1:00 pm
Showcase Cinemas Event Cinema Presents “The Fast and The Furious” @ Providence Place Cinemas 16

Race through the streets of Los Angeles with Dominic Toretto and Brian O’Conner in the original The Fast and the Furious (2001) with Showcase Cinemas’ Event Cinema Bring Backs series. The film, the first of a thrilling ten-movie series, tells the story of Brian, an undercover cop, and his investigative struggle to expose suspicious activity within the LA street car racing world. Will he stick to his destructive mission or give in to his new-found love of street car racing and loyalty Dominic Toretto and his crew?

Visit showcasecinemas.com to check “Fast and Furious” show times and reserve your tickets today.

Showcase Cinemas Bring Backs is an Event Cinema series celebrating cinema by bringing back movie favorites each month for audiences to enjoy again.

Jun
12
Tue
Movie Night: The Loving Generation @ St. John's Cathedral
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

June 12 is designated as Loving Day to honor the anniversary of the 1967 Supreme Court decision, Loving v. Virginia, which overturned all laws prohibiting interracial marriage.. Please join the Center for Reconciliation for a screening of The Loving Generation and a community dialogue about multiracialism and identity. The Loving Generation is a documentary film series featuring a group of Americans born to one black parent and one white parent in the years following the Supreme Court decision Loving v. Virginia as they navigate “blackness,” “whiteness,” and the areas in between. This free screening was made possible by Topic, which produced the Loving Generation film series.

Jun
14
Thu
Save The Bay Annual Meeting & Taste of the Bay @ The Bay Center
Jun 14 @ 5:30 pm

Join us in a Bayside celebration of the flavors, sights, and sounds of Narragansett Bay following Save The Bay’s Annual Meeting. Enjoy a delicious sampling of locally-grown, harvested, and prepared food and drinks from local chefs, shell-fisherman, bakeries, breweries, wineries and more, while taking in beautiful scenery and live music!

Jun
16
Sat
Après Polo: Scottish Stovie @ Newport Polo
Jun 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Après Polo: Scottish Stovie @ Newport Polo

Break bread with the Scotish Polo Team over a hearty Scottish Stovie, following USA vs. Scotland USA vs. Scotland. Songs and flavors of Scotland abound in the long twilight of early summer. 100% haggis-free.

Tickets cost $28 per person, quantity limited, by advanced reservation until sold out. Cash bar. Polo match tickets sold separately. Must present ticket at the buffet; Tickets are for individual dinner portions per person. This is not an unlimited buffet.

Sorry, no child portions available. For children, we recommend the food concessionaires on site during the match, so that after the match, the adults can eat while the kids play on the polo field under your watchful eye.