Photo credit: Roger Williams Park Zoo.

6/30 Zoobilee: Feast with the Beasts

Why: Take a ride on the wild side! Attend an adults-only bash at the zoo featuring mouth-watering specialties from area restaurants, caterers and bars. Plus, enjoy live music, dancing and more. Proceeds support Roger Williams Park Zoo’s education and wildlife conservation programs. Party animals must be twenty-one and older to attend.
Where: Roger Williams Park Zoo, 1000 Elmwood Ave., Providence.
More info: 785-3510, rwpzoo.org.

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“An Improving View” Opening Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
“An Improving View” Opening Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
Apr 6 all-day
"An Improving View" Opening Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
An opening reception for ArtProv Gallery’s show, “An Improving View,” will be held April 6, from 5-9 p.m. “An Improving View” features the works of S. Tudyk, who draws inspiration from her surroundings as well as her thoughts and memories. In these works, she explores the process of fragmentation, applied to both memory and matter. The show runs from April...
Sixth Annual RWU Tournées French Film Festival @ Roger Williams University, College of Arts & Sciences Rm. 157
Sixth Annual RWU Tournées French Film Festival @ Roger Williams University, College of Arts & Sciences Rm. 157
Apr 6 all-day
Sixth Annual RWU Tournées French Film Festival @ Roger Williams University, College of Arts & Sciences Rm. 157 | Bristol | Rhode Island | United States
Roger Williams University and the Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival are proud to collaborate in the presentation of the Sixth Annual RWU Tournées French Film Festival. The theme for this year’s Festival is “Connecting through Storytelling.” The Festival will take place over a six-day period, April 2-7, and will be free to the campus community and the general public....
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12:00 am RI Home Show featuring the RI Spring Flower and Garden Show @ RI Convention Center
RI Home Show featuring the RI Spring Flower and Garden Show @ RI Convention Center
Apr 6 @ 12:00 am – Apr 7 @ 12:00 am
The sixty-eighth annual Rhode Island Home Show, the largest and longest-running exhibition of its kind in New England, is returning to the Rhode Island Convention Center on April 5 through 8. The 2018 show includes the return of the larger and improved second annual Spring Flower and Garden Show themed “Springtime Floral Fusion,” which will feature 10,000 square feet of...
8:30 am Mental Images: Two Artists Explore the Brain’s Form and Function @ The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Mental Images: Two Artists Explore the Brain’s Form and Function @ The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Apr 6 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Mental Images: Two Artists Explore the Brain's Form and Function @ The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Art League Rhode Island in collaboration with The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, will sponsor an interpretive exhibition, “Mental Images: Two Artists Explore the Brain’s Form and Function.” The exhibit will feature varied works by artists Victoria Guerina and Betsy Ritz in which the human brain, the complex and mysterious organ that directs our thoughts, behavior and all...
10:00 am To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War @ Naval War College Museum
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War @ Naval War College Museum
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War @ Naval War College Museum | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
The Naval War College Museum presents a new exhibit, “To Win or Lose All: Williams S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War.” The exhibit occupies the museum’s gallery on the second floor. To Win or Lose All explores the Navy’s role in securing victory for the Allies during the First World War. Under Admiral Sims’s leadership,...
12:00 pm 2018 Annual Juried Student Exhibition @ University of Rhode Island Main Art Gallery
2018 Annual Juried Student Exhibition @ University of Rhode Island Main Art Gallery
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Selected work from students of the University of Rhode Island’s Fine Arts Program. Guest Juror, Rhode Island Artist Max Van Pelt. Open April 4-27, Monday-Friday noon-4 p.m. Reception and Awards Ceremony April 5, 3:45-5:00 p.m..
12:00 pm IMAGO Exhibit to Feature Paintings on “Connections,” Sculpture and Teen Artwork @ IMAGO Gallery
IMAGO Exhibit to Feature Paintings on “Connections,” Sculpture and Teen Artwork @ IMAGO Gallery
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
IMAGO Exhibit to Feature Paintings on "Connections," Sculpture and Teen Artwork @ IMAGO Gallery | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
Imago Foundation for the Arts will feature artwork by IFA artist Yolanda Mazzoni, guest artist Maria Hall and teen artists affiliated with the Boston-based Artists for Humanity organization as part of a group exhibit March 22 through April 29 at IMAGO Gallery located on 36 Market St., in Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, March...
12:30 pm PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
Apr 6 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
PPL's 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Providence Public Library’s fourth annual Exhibition and Program series called HairBrained is focused on hair. Specifically, the exhibition explores the ways in which hair defines and reflects culture, self-identity, agency and politics while the program series, which is inspired by images and texts in the exhibition, will offer cultural programs and educational activities for all ages that explore how and...
5:00 pm “Planet SJ!” Opening Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
“Planet SJ!” Opening Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
"Planet SJ!" Opening Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
An opening reception for ArtProv Gallery’s exhibit, “Planet SJ!,” will be held April 6 from 5-9 p.m. “Planet SJ!” features vibrant paintings and playful, whimsical animation and the hand drawings behind them by magic maker Sarah Jane Lapp. For Lapp, both mediums involve a process of making moving images. The show runs from April 4-May 26, 2018. Check the website...
5:00 pm “Voice in the Woods” Opening Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
“Voice in the Woods” Opening Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
"Voice in the Woods" Opening Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
An opening reception for ArtProv Gallery’s show, “Voice in the Woods,” will be held April 6, from 5-9 p.m. “Voice in the Woods” features Mary Jane Andreozzi’s nature-inspired wax crayon drawings and paintings on wood, some of which are combined for the first time with the craftsmanship of Phil Gruppuso from Seekonk Woodworking. The show runs from April 4-May 26,...
5:30 pm San Miguel School’s Thirteenth Annual Gala & Miguel Medal Ceremony @ Pawtucket Armory Arts Center
San Miguel School’s Thirteenth Annual Gala & Miguel Medal Ceremony @ Pawtucket Armory Arts Center
Apr 6 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
San Miguel School's Thirteenth Annual Gala & Miguel Medal Ceremony @ Pawtucket Armory Arts Center | Pawtucket | Rhode Island | United States
Now in its thirteenth year, the Annual San Miguel Gala draws hundreds of friends together for a celebration benefiting student scholarships at the San Miguel School of Providence. Event guests will enjoy a cocktail reception, Signature Hors d’oeuvres and Raw Bar & Pasta Station. The event will feature student performances, inspirational stories of our 2018 Miguel Medal winners, and the...
6:00 pm Exit Laughing @ The Newport Playhouse and Cabaret Restaurant
Exit Laughing @ The Newport Playhouse and Cabaret Restaurant
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
When the biggest highlight in your life for the past 30 years has been your weekly bridge night out with the “girls,” what do you do when one of your foursome inconveniently dies? If you’re three southern ladies from Birmingham, you do the most daring thing you’ve ever done. You “borrow” the ashes from the funeral home for one last...
6:30 pm Live music featuring Lainey Dionne at Chair 5 @ Chair 5 at The Break Hotel
Live music featuring Lainey Dionne at Chair 5 @ Chair 5 at The Break Hotel
Apr 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Unwind and listen to the music and stylings of Lainey Dionne on the indoor-outdoor rooftop at Chair 5, located at The Break Hotel. Sip artisan cocktails, New England craft beers and boutique wines while you enjoy views of the ocean and our locally sourced menu!
7:30 pm Mutiny Theatre Project Presents Dogfight @ Providence Public Library Auditorium
Mutiny Theatre Project Presents Dogfight @ Providence Public Library Auditorium
Apr 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Mutiny Theatre Project proudly presents Dogfight with music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and book by Peter Duchan based on the Warner Brothers film and screenplay by Bob Comfort. Directed by Mutiny Theatre Proejct’s Artistic Director, Logan Serabian, Dogfight tells the story of a group of marines who decide to throw a dogfight on the last night...
7:30 pm Native Gardens @ Trinity Rep
Native Gardens @ Trinity Rep
Apr 6 @ 7:30 pm
Native Gardens @ Trinity Rep | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
By Karen Zacarías Directed by Christie Vela Featuring Timothy Crowe as Frank and Daniel Duque-Estrada as Pablo   Pablo and Tania are new to the neighborhood. Virginia and Frank have been fixtures in the area for decades. They all agree that the chain link fence separating their yards has got to go! A quick replacement with a stately wooden fence...
8:00 pm The Bit Players @ Firehouse Theater
The Bit Players @ Firehouse Theater
Apr 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Bit Players @ Firehouse Theater | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
EVERY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AT 8PM. Come see RI’s most award-winning comedy troupe, The Bit Players, as they hit the stage at the Firehouse Theater with their hilarious improv comedy show full of larger than life characters, hysterical musical numbers, and the quickest wit you’ll ever see. Inspired by audience suggestions, no two shows are ever the same! If you...
9:00 pm Full Circle @ NARRAGNSETT CAFE
Full Circle @ NARRAGNSETT CAFE
Apr 6 @ 9:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Full Circle at the Narragansett Cafe. Have fun, dance and enjoy the tunes of live music.