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.
Reach Out and Read RI’s Annual Celebration 6:30 pm
Reach Out and Read RI’s Annual Celebration @ Providence Public Library
May 3 @ 6:30 pm
Join Reach Out and Read RI for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in support of their mission to encourage children and families to read aloud together. The festivities, including a renowned silent auction, will take place at Providence Public Library. For more information contact Susanna Beckwith at firstname.lastname@example.org. This 19th annual fundraiser will support Reach Out and Read’s work in RI,...
Planting Seeds of Hope: A Garden Party 6:30 pm
Planting Seeds of Hope: A Garden Party @ Providence Biltmore Grand Ballroom
May 4 @ 6:30 pm
Adoption Rhode Island’s Spring Gala – Planting Seeds of Hope will be a fun and festive welcome to spring while raising funds to help children and teens in foster care to fulfill their dream of a loving family. The garden themed party beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the beautiful Biltmore Grand Ballroom will bring guests together for a cocktail party...
Derby Day Party
Sixteenth Annual Children’s Friend 5-K Walk and Run 9:00 am
Big Night Out- Kentucky Derby 6:00 pm
2018 Big Night Out 7:00 pm
Klub House Rock! beer & wine fundraiser 5:00 pm
Klub House Rock! Beer and Wine Fundraiser 5:00 pm
Klub House Rock! fundraiser 5:00 pm
Sophia Academy Women of Wisdom Gala 2018 6:00 pm
Sophia Academy Women of Wisdom Gala 2018 @ WaterFire Arts Center
May 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This annual spring event celebrates a Woman of Wisdom – a leader from our community who espouses the values of Sophia Academy: Courage, Respect, Responsibility, and Peace. All funds raised support the Annual Fund of Sophia Academy. Sophia Academy changes the lives of low-income girls with an empowering middle-school education. Save the Date!
Community Reiki Share 6:30 pm
Taste of Uganda Concert and Dinner Benefit 6:30 pm
2018 Food Truck 5-K and 10-K
Project GOAL 2018 Adidas GOAL Cup 7 vs 7 Corporate Soccer Tournament
Play On! 2018 7:00 pm
Hope High Dollars for Scholars Awards Dinner 5:00 pm
Hope High Dollars for Scholars Awards Dinner @ Shriners Imperial Room
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Hope High Dollars for Scholars is excited to announce its fifth annual awards dinner which honors and celebrate our 2018 scholars. To date, Hope High Dollars for Scholars, thanks to our generous donors, has awarded $152,000 in scholarships to fifty-four amazing Hope High School seniors. We anticipate awarding another twelve scholarships at the May 15 dinner. Judge Frank Caprio will...
Boys and Girls Club of Pawtucket: Opening Doors 6:00 pm
Boys and Girls Club of Pawtucket: Opening Doors @ Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket
May 17 @ 6:00 pm
Please join us for our Opening Doors event to support the life-changing and life-saving programs offered to the youth in our community each and every day. At the sixth Annual Opening Doors event, we will be honoring Kathy and Dan Sullivan with the 2018 Lyman B. Goff Founder’s Award. Please join us as we welcome friends and families for Clubhouse...
Fourth Annual Elmhurst Boys Charity Golf Tournament to Benefit Best Buddies of RI
Providence’s Best Bloody Mary
Horse Play’s Annual Open House 12:00 am
Horse Play’s Annual Open House @ Horse Play
May 20 @ 12:00 am – 4:00 pm
Horse Play Equine Rescue and Sanctuary is having their Annual Open House on Sunday, May 20 from noon – 4 p.m.at the farm, 143 Gilbert Stuart Rd. in Saunderstown. Free admission. There will be pony rides, demos of horse painting, Liberty Play, Zumba and T’ai Chi, raffle prizes, silent auctions, food, drink, meet and greet the horses, live music, vendors selling jewelry, herbal products, horsey...
SCLT’s Rare and Unusual Plant Sale 10:00 am
Ladies Tea at the Baptist Church in Warren 2:00 pm
Garden Conservancy Open Days Program Tour andPlant Sale at Sakonnet 9:30 am
Garden Conservancy Open Days Program Tour andPlant Sale at Sakonnet @ Sakonnet Garden
May 26 @ 9:30 am – May 27 @ 6:00 pm
Explore the private gardens at Sakonnet in Little Compton, open for self-guided tours and plant sales to benefit the Garden Conservancy, Sakonnet, and local wild meadow restoration efforts. This English-style cottage garden features a series of enchanting garden rooms. The acre-sized main woodland garden is subdivided into a series of fourteen spaces separated by high windbreak hedges and stone walls....
RI Dream Center Artisan Market 8:00 am
RI Dream Center Artisan Market @ WESTERN HILLS MIDDLE SCHOOL
May 26 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Come support our local Artisans and crafters. So many beautiful, original items to choose from! The RI Dream Center is a 501©3 organization who provides assistance to impoverished families and individuals in need. Help us support our community!