globetrotters

Mike Centioli

3/31  Harlem Globetrotters

Why: In the mood for some basketball, minus the March Madness drama? Head to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center to see your favorite basketball team, the Harlem Globetrotters, face the newly revamped Washington Generals team — and the players won’t be dunking doughnuts! See a dazzling display of basketball wizardry (jumps, tricks, you name it) with a dash of comedy for an event that will be a slam dunk for the whole family.
Where: Dunkin’ Donuts Center, 1 LaSalle Sq., Providence.
More info: Call 331-0700 or visit dunkindonutscenter.com.

Jan
12
Fri
2018 Fight For Air Climb presented by MetLife Auto and Home @ Omni Providence Hotel
Jan 12 @ 5:49 pm – 6:49 pm
2018 Fight For Air Climb presented by MetLife Auto and Home @ Omni Providence Hotel | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Join the American Lung Association for the tenth annual Fight For Air Climb presented by MetLife Auto & Home! This “vertical road race” will see 1,000 participants, including firefighters in full gear, racing up twenty-two floors inside the Omni Providence Hotel on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Climb solo or start a team for this unique fitness event and, after climbing, head over to our after party at Union Station Brewery where we give out awards for fastest climbers and teams! All athletic abilities welcome. Funds raised benefit the American Lung Association’s mission to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through research, education and advocacy. Register now at FightForAirClimb.org!

Jan
17
Wed
Art in the Stars: FirstWorks Winter Showcase and Fundraiser @ Providence G
Jan 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Art in the Stars: FirstWorks Winter Showcase and Fundraiser @ Providence G | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Join us on February 8th, 2018 on the Rooftop at the Providence G for a night of cocktails, oysters, hors d’oeuvres, live music and entertainment. FirstWorks is partnering with the Rooftop at the Providence G, proud sponsor of the FirstWorks Frontier Series, to host a ticketed fundraiser benefitting K-12 students in Rhode Island.

5:30-6:00 PM exclusive In-Kitchen Demo with Chef Robert Sisca
6:00 PM-7:00 PM Live music, entertainment and wine and food tasting on the Rooftop

Jan
18
Thu
A MAP Benefit on Benefit Street! @ Barker Playhouse
Jan 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Our friends at the Barker Playhouse are presenting Christopher Durang’s hilarious Tony-award winning play Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike on a special night to benefit The Manton Avenue Project and our afterschool playwriting programs for young people in Olneyville.

What a fun way to support MAP’s work and enjoy a night out of theatre at America’s Oldest Little Theatre! If you haven’t attended a performance by The Players at their beautiful theatre on Benefit Street, it’s quite an experience.

All ticket proceeds go directly to The Manton Avenue Project – Afterschool Playwriting in Olneyville! Tickets are $25 and include a pre-show glass of wine!

Jan
27
Sat
Casino Night: The Matty Fund @ Crowne Plaza Warwick
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Join us for an evening to remember at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, RI. The annual Rhode Island Gala for Epilepsy takes a spin at Casino Night on January 27th, 2018. This year we will be honoring Debbie and Richard Siravo for their service to the epilepsy community for so many years and their continued work today. The night will be filled with hors d’oeuvres, music, dancing, auction items, games of chance to win, and games of skill to play such as craps, roulette, poker, and blackjack. Dress in festive attire and get your ticket today!
Feb
1
Thu
That’s Amore! @ Skyline at Waterplace
Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
That’s Amore! @ Skyline at Waterplace | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

That’s Amore!
Ticket Link: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=agrq7ycab&oeidk=a07eebrtkp2110e2b49
Thursday, February 1st, 2018

VIP Reception starts at 5 pm
General admission starts at 6 pm

Ticket Price: $80 VIP Reception $50 General Admission
Use Promo Code: EarlyBird for 20% of Tickets until December 1st, 2017

Celebrate the culinary tradition of Rhode Island at the Skyline at Waterplace, where some of the best local restaurants, breweries, vineyards and distilleries will excite your taste buds and spirits while supporting AIDS Care Ocean State’s Mission of providing quality housing, case management, medical and nursing care, and prevention to adults, families, adolescents and children who are affected by or at risk for HIV infection.

That’s Amore! @ Skyline at Waterplace
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Celebrate the culinary tradition of Rhode Island at the Skyline at Waterplace, where some of the best local restaurants, breweries, vineyards and distilleries will excite your taste buds and spirits while supporting AIDS Care Ocean State’s Mission of providing quality housing, case management, medical and nursing care, and prevention to adults, families, adolescents and children who are affected by or at risk for HIV infection.
Current vendors include: Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Narragansett Beer, Sage Cellars, Cozy Caterers, Dave’s Coffee, Brutopia Brewery, Fire Works Catering, The Backyard Food Company, Bellicchi’s Best Biscotti, Revival Brewing Company, The Burgundian: Coffee and Waffles, KNEAD Doughnuts, Whalers Brewing Company, Gasbarro’s Wines, Shoal Hope Ciderworks, Rutherford Ranch Winery, Sweenor’s Chocolates, Murphy’s Providence, Farmer Willie’s Craft Ginger Beer, Inpopnito, Popcorn in Disguise, TwoTen Oyster Bar & Grill, Newport Storm, Poppy’s Gourmet Kettle CORN and Waffles, Jonathan Edwards Winery, Federal Hill Pizza, Russell Morin Catering & Events and more!

VIP Reception starts at 5 p.m.
General admission starts at 6 p.m.
Entertainment Provided by Bombshell Betty Productions!

Feb
8
Thu
Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Reiki is a simple, natural, and safe Japanese technique that helps cleanse, balance, and restore physical and emotional well-being.

Some benefits of Reiki:
– Stress relief
– Relaxation
– Reduces aches & pain
– Supports the immune system
– Aids better sleep

Join us for our monthly community Reiki share. You will be able to give and receive Reiki If you have Reiki training level one or above. If you do not have training, just allow yourself to receive.

Suggested donation: $5

Feb
9
Fri
Junior league of Rhode Island Inc.’s Sixth Annual Winter Sparkle @ Roger Williams Park Casino
Feb 9 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Junior league of Rhode Island Inc.'s Sixth Annual Winter Sparkle @ Roger Williams Park Casino | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

The Junior League of Rhode Island Expands
Sixth Annual Winter Sparkle Culinary Event
Fundraiser to Feature Signature Seasonal Tastings by Premier Rhode Island Restaurants and Caterers

Break out from the winter doldrums and join The Junior League of Rhode Island for its Winter Sparkle culinary event at a new and larger venue. The league’s signature event will take place on Friday, February 9th at the Roger Williams Park Casino in Providence. Enjoy culinary creations and cocktails from Rhode Island’s premier restaurants, caterers, winemakers, and spirit distributors including Chapel Grille of Cranston, Legal Sea Foods of Warwick, Crepelicious of Barrington, Two Ten Oyster Bar & Grill of South Kingstown, Knead Donuts of Providence, IM Sushi of Newport, Bake.Eat.Love of Pawtucket and Becky’s BBQ of Middletown. Joseph Anthony Weddings and Events is the music sponsor. Corporate sponsors include MIKEL, Inc. of Middletown and Nardolillo Funeral Homes of Cranston and Narragansett.

Tickets can be purchased online by visiting www.jlri.org. General admission tickets to the main event, which runs from 8-11 p.m., are $75 per person. Premium tickets that include a VIP Champagne reception beginning at 7 p.m. are $96 per person.

WHEN: Friday, February 9, 2018
VIP Reception 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Main Event 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

WHERE: Roger Williams Park Casino
1000 Elmwood Ave, Providence, RI 02907

Feb
10
Sat
2018 Camp Sunshine Rhode Island Polar Dip @ Ocean Mist Bar
Feb 10 all-day
2018 Camp Sunshine Rhode Island Polar Dip @ Ocean Mist Bar | South Kingstown | Rhode Island | United States

Join Camp Sunshine for the 2018 Camp Sunshine Rhode Island Polar Dip! The Rhode Island Polar Dip will take place at Matunuck Beach on Saturday, February 10; registration will happen inside Ocean Mist. In all, nine dips are planned across the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic through March, with a goal of raising $250,000 in total. For the Rhode Island Dip specifically, the goal is to raise $10,000, to enable children with life-threatening illnesses and their families to enjoy a week at the award-winning Camp Sunshine on Sebago Lake in Maine free-of-charge.

Create a “Polar Team” and join others in the community for a quick dip into the Atlantic for a great cause! Include your friends, family members, classmates, co-workers, clients, etc., and sign up today!

Registration begins at 11:00am, the polar dip begins at 12:00pm.
RSVP online at http://www.freezinforareason.com, click the Rhode Island Polar Dip.