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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.

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Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s 8:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s @ Nick-A-Nees
May 2 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee's @ Nick-A-Nees | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Bluegrass Throedown features a different local or touring bluegrass band every Wednesday night at Nick-a-Nee’s in Providence. There’s never a cover, but there’s always a good time. bluegrassthroedown.com Free
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Decades Rewind – Cranston
Decades Rewind – Cranston @ Park Theatre
May 3 all-day
Decades Rewind - Cranston @ Park Theatre | Cranston | Rhode Island | United States
A dance party and theatre collide for the greatest night of your life! Do you remember your first concert? Relive the fondest memories in your lifetime. Decades Rewind is a high energy theatrical concert experience, performing Disco, Funk, Rock, Motown and all the hits of the 60s, 70s and 80s. Featuring over sixty songs, 100 costume changes and nostalgic video...
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Open Stage
Open Stage @ Everett Stage
May 4 all-day
Everett presents Open Stage, a monthly event for young performers featuring house dance troupe Case Closed! and hosted by Everett’s Sokeo Rose and Bianca Bevilacqua. Open Stage happens on the first Friday of each month from 8-9:30 p.m., immediately following the Friday Night Live comedy show at 7 p.m. The aim is to give local youth performers a forum to...
Shades of Summer II 7:30 pm
Shades of Summer II @ University of Rhode Island Fine Arts Center Concert Hall
May 4 @ 7:30 pm
Shades of Summer II @ University of Rhode Island Fine Arts Center Concert Hall
The Kingston Chamber Music Festival presents Shades of Summer II, an annual thank-you concert in recognition of the tremendous support given by the community over the past thirty years. Shades of Summer II features the URI Brass Quintet as well as violinist Jasmine Lin, cellist Deborah Pae and pianist Natalie Zhu. The program is composed of a trio of iconic...
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Derby Day Party
Derby Day Party @ Linden Place Mansion
May 5 all-day
Derby Day Party @ Linden Place Mansion | Bristol | Rhode Island | United States
An afternoon of true southern charm and hospitality at Linden Place’s first-ever Derby Day Party on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 4 p.m.- 8 p.m. Can’t make it to Churchill Downs this May 5th? 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...
Concerto and Aria Competition; Rhode Island Native Performs with Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestra 2:00 pm
Concerto and Aria Competition; Rhode Island Native Performs with Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestra @ The VETS
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Concerto and Aria Competition; Rhode Island Native Performs with Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestra @ The VETS
The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School named Pianist Maddox Realejo, Glocester, winner of the Rhode Island Philharmonic 2017 to 2018 Concerto and Aria Competition. Realejo will perform the third movement from Beethoven’s Concerto Number two in B-flat major with the Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Symphony Orchestra, Alexey Shabalin, conducting. In February, David Gasper, director and artistic administrator for the Rhode...
Hooray for Holiday Concert 7:30 pm
Hooray for Holiday Concert @ Seekonk High School,
May 5 @ 7:30 pm
The chorus of East Providence, under the direction of Beth Armstrong, will perform Hooray for Hollywood on Saturday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 6 at 3:00 p.m. at Seekonk High School, 261 Arcade Ave, Seekonk, MA. Selections will be from West Side Story, Amistad, Chicago, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Empire of the Sun, Sister Act, Frozen, Lord of...
Atwater~Donnelly Trio 8:00 pm
Atwater~Donnelly Trio @ Blackstone River Theatre
May 5 @ 8:00 pm
Atwater~Donnelly Trio @ Blackstone River Theatre | Cumberland | Rhode Island | United States
BRT favorites Aubrey Atwater and Elwood Donnelly return with Cathy Clasper-Torch on fiddle, cello and vocals to present an engaging concert of traditional American and Celtic American folk songs, a cappella pieces, hymns, poetry, dance tunes, and original works. Elwood and Aubrey blend unusual harmonies and play guitar, Appalachian mountain dulcimer, Irish tin whistle, harmonica, old-time banjo, bones, limberjacks and other musical surprises. Their performance is appealing to all ages,...
RI Philharmonic Orchestra Presents Season Finale: Mahler & Mendelssohn 8:00 pm
RI Philharmonic Orchestra Presents Season Finale: Mahler & Mendelssohn @ The VETS
May 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
RI Philharmonic Orchestra Presents Season Finale: Mahler & Mendelssohn @ The VETS | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
For the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra’s season finale, the Orchestra welcomes guest conductor Edwin Outwater to The VETS stage for Montgomery’s Starburst, Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 (Titan) and Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, featuring Elena Urioste on violin. The TACO Classical Concert is Saturday, May 5, 8:00pm. The Open Rehearsal is on Friday, May 4, 5:30pm. Tickets start at $15 (including all...
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Dance Music Jam Sessions 7:00 pm
Dance Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall
May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dance  Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall | Rehoboth | Massachusetts | United States
The dance music jam sessions continue in Rehoboth every Sunday night from 7-9 p.m. All are welcome! Once a month throughout the year, the session is a Community Dance, at which we teach everything that needs teaching, depending on the experience of the dancers. The Community Dances go from 7 to 9 p.m. and are preceded by a potluck at...
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Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s 8:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s @ Nick-A-Nees
May 9 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee's @ Nick-A-Nees | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Bluegrass Throedown features a different local or touring bluegrass band every Wednesday night at Nick-a-Nee’s in Providence. There’s never a cover, but there’s always a good time. bluegrassthroedown.com Free
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Taste of Uganda Concert and Dinner Benefit 6:30 pm
Taste of Uganda Concert and Dinner Benefit @ Varnum Memorial Armory
May 10 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Taste of Uganda Concert and Dinner Benefit @ Varnum Memorial Armory
The Kampala Children’s Centre for Hope and Wellness is built and serving the students and staff at the center. To complete the upper level and the exterior walkways, we need your help. Join us for the first concert of the Destiny Africa 2018 US tour and a Uganda-inspired dinner. Meet and interact with the performers, there will be a silent auction, a cash...
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Underoath 7:00 pm
Underoath @ Fete Ballroom
May 11 @ 7:00 pm
Underoath has played reunion shows here and there since 2015 but with the new album comes a reunion tour with Dance Gavin Dance, Veil Of Maya and Limbs.
Shapenote to Lauridsen, an American Pastiche 7:30 pm
Shapenote to Lauridsen, an American Pastiche @ St. Lawrence Martyr Church
May 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Shapenote to Lauridsen, an American Pastiche @ St. Lawrence Martyr Church
Shapenote to Lauridsen, an American Pastiche steeps in the fabulous richness of the American choral sound. Come and hear Sine Nomine perform Thompson’s Ye Shall Have a Song, Lauridsen’s O Magnum Mysterium, pieces by Copeland and spirited work of the shapenote tradition: Billings’ Rose of Sharon and Parker’s setting of Hark, I Hear the Harp’s Eternal. We will reprise Providence composer Will Ayton’s...
Tenor and Pianist, Michael DiMucci, Presents a Concert from the Greatest Songs of American movies at Linden Place Mansion 7:30 pm
Tenor and Pianist, Michael DiMucci, Presents a Concert from the Greatest Songs of American movies at Linden Place Mansion @ Linden Place Mansion
May 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Tenor and Pianist, Michael DiMucci, Presents a Concert from the Greatest Songs of American movies at Linden Place Mansion @ Linden Place Mansion | Bristol | Rhode Island | United States
Pianist and singer, Michael DiMucci, returns to the Linden Place Ballroom on Friday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. for the Mansion’s season-opening concert! The program, comprised of both American Film Institute’s top songs and Oscar-winning pieces from the cinema, tells the story of how these songs have shaped our lives and captured our hearts from the 1930’s to the present....
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Play On: A Night Out for Big Kids at Providence Children’s Museum 7:00 pm
Play On: A Night Out for Big Kids at Providence Children’s Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Play On: A Night Out for Big Kids at Providence Children's Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
Grown-ups, enjoy a playful night out at Providence Children’s Museum, no kids allowed! Try creative games and activities, strike a pose in a funny photo booth, win exciting prizes, treat yourself to beverages and food truck fare and more. Advance tickets are available until 5 p.m. on Friday, May 11. Event is exclusively for ages twenty-one and older.
Shapenote to Lauridsen, an American Pastiche 7:30 pm
Shapenote to Lauridsen, an American Pastiche @ Rehoboth Congregational Church
May 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Shapenote to Lauridsen, an American Pastiche @ Rehoboth Congregational Church
Shapenote to Lauridsen, an American Pastiche steeps in the fabulous richness of the American choral sound. Come and hear Sine Nomine perform Thompson’s Ye Shall Have a Song, Lauridsen’s O Magnum Mysterium, pieces by Copeland and spirited work of the shapenote tradition: Billings’ Rose of Sharon and Parker’s setting of Hark, I Hear the Harp’s Eternal. We will reprise Providence composer Will Ayton’s...
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Musica Dolce Mother’s Day Chamber Ensemble Concert 2:00 pm
Musica Dolce Mother’s Day Chamber Ensemble Concert @ The Towers
May 13 @ 2:00 pm
Musica Dolce Mother’s Day Chamber Ensemble Concert @ The Towers | Narragansett | Rhode Island | United States
Treat mom to a special day of Mozart, Beethoven and Elgar.
Dance Music Jam Sessions 7:00 pm
Dance Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall
May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dance  Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall | Rehoboth | Massachusetts | United States
The dance music jam sessions continue in Rehoboth every Sunday night from 7-9 p.m. All are welcome! Once a month throughout the year, the session is a Community Dance, at which we teach everything that needs teaching, depending on the experience of the dancers. The Community Dances go from 7 to 9 p.m. and are preceded by a potluck at...
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Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s 8:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s @ Nick-A-Nees
May 16 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee's @ Nick-A-Nees | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Bluegrass Throedown features a different local or touring bluegrass band every Wednesday night at Nick-a-Nee’s in Providence. There’s never a cover, but there’s always a good time. bluegrassthroedown.com Free
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Chorus of Westerly’s Beethoven and Haydn Concert 6:00 pm
Chorus of Westerly’s Beethoven and Haydn Concert @ George Kent Performance Hall
May 19 @ 6:00 pm
Chorus of Westerly's Beethoven and Haydn Concert @ George Kent Performance Hall
The Chorus of Westerly and Festival Orchestra, conducted by Andrew Howell, present works by two of classical music’s most important composers – Beethoven and Haydn – this May in Kent Hall. The concert features Beethoven’s Mass in C Major and his powerful Coriolan Overture along with Haydn’s festive Te Deum number two in C Major. Featured guest artists include: Sherezade...
A Fine Night for Singing 7:30 pm
A Fine Night for Singing @ West Warwick High School
May 19 @ 7:30 pm
The Chorus of Kent County, directed by Nicholas Laroche, present “A Fine Night for Singing” a salute to musical theatre. There will be a repeat performance on Sunday, May 20 at 3 p.m. Doors will open thirty minutes prior to curtain. Adults tickets in advance cost $12 and $15 at the door and children under two cost $7. Call 862-3105...
A Night at the Opera 7:30 pm
A Night at the Opera @ Providence Biltmore
May 19 @ 7:30 pm
A Night at the Opera @ Providence Biltmore | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Join the Providence Singers for a glorious journey through the world of opera, done up in fine formal style as a gala concert to benefit choral education and performance. Giuseppe Verdi’s creations will be in attendance with contributions from Giacomo Puccini, Georges Bizet, Gaetano Donizetti and a number of their talented friends.
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Chorus of Westerly’s Beethoven and Haydn Concert 2:00 pm
Chorus of Westerly’s Beethoven and Haydn Concert @ George Kent Performance Hall
May 20 @ 2:00 pm
Chorus of Westerly's Beethoven and Haydn Concert @ George Kent Performance Hall
The Chorus of Westerly and Festival Orchestra, conducted by Andrew Howell, present works by two of classical music’s most important composers – Beethoven and Haydn – this May in Kent Hall. The concert features Beethoven’s Mass in C Major and his powerful Coriolan Overture along with Haydn’s festive Te Deum Number two in C Major. Featured guest artists include: Sherezade...
Dance Music Jam Sessions 7:00 pm
Dance Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall
May 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dance  Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall | Rehoboth | Massachusetts | United States
The dance music jam sessions continue in Rehoboth every Sunday night from 7-9 p.m. All are welcome! Once a month throughout the year, the session is a Community Dance, at which we teach everything that needs teaching, depending on the experience of the dancers. The Community Dances go from 7 to 9 p.m. and are preceded by a potluck at...
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Auditions for the Providence Singers
Auditions for the Providence Singers @ Carter Center for Music Education
May 21 all-day
Auditions for the Providence Singers @ Carter Center for Music Education
Auditions for the Providence Singers will be held by appointment on May 21 and 22. Join the Singers for our forty-seventh season, led by Artistic Director Christine Noel. Our season includes two performances with the Rhode Island Philharmonic and other exciting events. For more info: http://www.providencesingers.org/About06/Auditions.php. To schedule, email: chorus@providencesingers.org and CC: mjdaly@providencesingers.org, or call 401-751-5700.  
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Auditions for the Providence Singers
Auditions for the Providence Singers @ Carter Center for Music Education
May 22 all-day
Auditions for the Providence Singers @ Carter Center for Music Education
Auditions for the Providence Singers will be held by appointment on May 21 and 22. Join the Singers for our forty-seventh season, led by Artistic Director Christine Noel. Our season includes two performances with the Rhode Island Philharmonic and other exciting events. For more info: http://www.providencesingers.org/About06/Auditions.php. To schedule, email: chorus@providencesingers.org and CC: mjdaly@providencesingers.org, or call 401-751-5700.  
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Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s 8:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s @ Nick-A-Nees
May 23 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee's @ Nick-A-Nees | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Bluegrass Throedown features a different local or touring bluegrass band every Wednesday night at Nick-a-Nee’s in Providence. There’s never a cover, but there’s always a good time. bluegrassthroedown.com Free
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Warwick Symphony Orchestra Spring Series: Awakening the American Spirit
Warwick Symphony Orchestra Spring Series: Awakening the American Spirit @ Pilgrim Senior Center
May 24 all-day
Warwick Symphony Orchestra Spring Series: Awakening the American Spirit @ Pilgrim Senior Center | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States
2018 SPRING SERIES: Awakening the American Spirit This May, the Warwick Symphony Orchestra- a regional touring orchestra, presents a two-concert Spring Series sponsored by Greenwood Credit Union with beloved works that seek to awaken the American spirit within us all. The WSO will present selections from Oklahoma by Rodgers and Hammerstein, Hoe-Down from “Rodeo” by Copland, Essay for Orchestra by...
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Warwick Symphony Orchestra Spring Series: Awakening the American Spirit
Warwick Symphony Orchestra Spring Series: Awakening the American Spirit @ Pilgrim Senior Center
May 27 all-day
Warwick Symphony Orchestra Spring Series: Awakening the American Spirit @ Pilgrim Senior Center | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States
2018 SPRING SERIES: Awakening the American Spirit This May, the Warwick Symphony Orchestra- a regional touring orchestra, presents a two-concert Spring Series sponsored by Greenwood Credit Union with beloved works that seek to awaken the American spirit within us all. The WSO will present selections from Oklahoma by Rodgers and Hammerstein, Hoe-Down from “Rodeo” by Copland, Essay for Orchestra by...
Dance Music Jam Sessions 7:00 pm
Dance Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall
May 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dance  Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall | Rehoboth | Massachusetts | United States
The dance music jam sessions continue in Rehoboth every Sunday night from 7-9 p.m. All are welcome! Once a month throughout the year, the session is a Community Dance, at which we teach everything that needs teaching, depending on the experience of the dancers. The Community Dances go from 7 to 9 p.m. and are preceded by a potluck at...
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Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s 8:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s @ Nick-A-Nees
May 30 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee's @ Nick-A-Nees | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Bluegrass Throedown features a different local or touring bluegrass band every Wednesday night at Nick-a-Nee’s in Providence. There’s never a cover, but there’s always a good time. bluegrassthroedown.com Free
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