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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.

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As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
May 20 all-day
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
One of Shakespeare’s most popular comedies, inhabited by some of his best-loved characters and verse! This celebrated romance follows resourceful young Rosalind as she flees the corruption of court in search of a more compassionate way to live. Played as a merry game of romance and mistaken identity with her true love, Orlando, As You Like It is not to...
Fourth Annual Elmhurst Boys Charity Golf Tournament to Benefit Best Buddies of RI @ Metacomet Country Club
Fourth Annual Elmhurst Boys Charity Golf Tournament to Benefit Best Buddies of RI @ Metacomet Country Club
May 20 all-day
Fourth Annual Elmhurst Boys Charity Golf Tournament to Benefit Best Buddies of RI @ Metacomet Country Club | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
On Sunday, May 20, the Elmhurst Boys will host the fourth Annual Charity Golf Tournament with this year’s primary beneficiary being Best Buddies of Rhode Island. This year the event will be at historic Metacomet Country Club in East Providence.
Providence’s Best Bloody Mary @ Providence Arcade
Providence’s Best Bloody Mary @ Providence Arcade
May 20 all-day
Providence's Best Bloody Mary @ Providence Arcade
The New England Hemophilia Association and Rhode Island Food Fights will hold their inaugural, Providence’s Best Bloody Mary event on Sunday, May 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Providence Arcade at 65 Weybosset Street in downtown Providence. This will be the first bloody mary competition of its kind to pit local bartenders against one another to see...
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
May 20 all-day
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts will feature artwork by IFA artist Eileen Siobhan Collins and guest artists Nora Lewis and Tim Ian Mitchell as part of a group exhibit May 3 through June 10 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, May 4 from 6–8 p.m. Collins is a...
Volvo Ocean Races – Spectator Boat @ Volvo Ocean Races - Spectator Boat
Volvo Ocean Races – Spectator Boat @ Volvo Ocean Races - Spectator Boat
May 20 all-day
Volvo Ocean Races - Spectator Boat @ Volvo Ocean Races - Spectator Boat
Experience the 2018 Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover from the water on-board the Rhode Island Fast Ferry. Both the Ava Pearl and the Millennium will provide the best viewing opportunity to watch the exciting racing during the Stopover, getting you closer to the action than anywhere else. We will provide race viewing on May 17, 18, 19 and 20. Pro-Am...
A Celebration and Conversation: New Translations of Poems by Fernando Pessoa and José Saramago @ Providence Public Library
A Celebration and Conversation: New Translations of Poems by Fernando Pessoa and José Saramago @ Providence Public Library
May 21 all-day
A Celebration and Conversation: New Translations of Poems by Fernando Pessoa and José Saramago @ Providence Public Library
Program Features Rhode Island Poet Laureate Tina Cane Providence Public Library, in conjunction with Brown University’s Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies, is pleased to welcome Rhode Island Poet Laureate Tina Cane, along with translators Stuart Blazer and Leonor Simas-Almeida, on Monday, May 21 from 5:30–8 p.m. for a celebration and conversation around the just published new translations of poems...
Auditions for the Providence Singers @ Carter Center for Music Education
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.  
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
May 21 all-day
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
The National Grid Energy Innovation Hub is a collaborative, community space designed to elevate the conversation around the future of energy and the environment. The Hub offers interactive exhibits where Rhode Islanders can learn how they can take action towards creating a clean energy future.Exhibits include information about energy savings tips, energy efficiency, renewable energy, electric vehicles, connected solutions (demand...
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
May 21 all-day
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts will feature artwork by IFA artist Eileen Siobhan Collins and guest artists Nora Lewis and Tim Ian Mitchell as part of a group exhibit May 3 through June 10 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, May 4 from 6–8 p.m. Collins is a...
Auditions for the Providence Singers @ Carter Center for Music Education
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.  
Designing by the Seasons: A Floral Arranging Series @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Designing by the Seasons: A Floral Arranging Series @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
May 22 all-day
Designing by the Seasons: A Floral Arranging Series @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
In this workshop series, we will create arrangements showcasing what is blooming in the gardens. The workshops will encourage designers to become more familiar with flowers’ bloom times, and each class begins with a quick survey of the gardens, watching as they evolve throughout the series. Participants will then create unique seasonal arrangements of gorgeous flowers sourced from Blithewold and...
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
May 22 all-day
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
The National Grid Energy Innovation Hub is a collaborative, community space designed to elevate the conversation around the future of energy and the environment. The Hub offers interactive exhibits where Rhode Islanders can learn how they can take action towards creating a clean energy future.Exhibits include information about energy savings tips, energy efficiency, renewable energy, electric vehicles, connected solutions (demand...
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
May 22 all-day
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts will feature artwork by IFA artist Eileen Siobhan Collins and guest artists Nora Lewis and Tim Ian Mitchell as part of a group exhibit May 3 through June 10 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, May 4 from 6–8 p.m. Collins is a...
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
May 23 all-day
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
One of Shakespeare’s most popular comedies, inhabited by some of his best-loved characters and verse! This celebrated romance follows resourceful young Rosalind as she flees the corruption of court in search of a more compassionate way to live. Played as a merry game of romance and mistaken identity with her true love, Orlando, As You Like It is not to...
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
May 23 all-day
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
The National Grid Energy Innovation Hub is a collaborative, community space designed to elevate the conversation around the future of energy and the environment. The Hub offers interactive exhibits where Rhode Islanders can learn how they can take action towards creating a clean energy future.Exhibits include information about energy savings tips, energy efficiency, renewable energy, electric vehicles, connected solutions (demand...
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
May 23 all-day
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts will feature artwork by IFA artist Eileen Siobhan Collins and guest artists Nora Lewis and Tim Ian Mitchell as part of a group exhibit May 3 through June 10 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, May 4 from 6–8 p.m. Collins is a...
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
May 24 all-day
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
One of Shakespeare’s most popular comedies, inhabited by some of his best-loved characters and verse! This celebrated romance follows resourceful young Rosalind as she flees the corruption of court in search of a more compassionate way to live. Played as a merry game of romance and mistaken identity with her true love, Orlando, As You Like It is not to...
Cocktails and Conversations: What’s in a Name? Media Language and Representation @ AS220
Cocktails and Conversations: What’s in a Name? Media Language and Representation @ AS220
May 24 all-day
Cocktails and Conversations: What’s in a Name? Media Language and Representation @ AS220
How women and girls are depicted in the media has a huge impact on gender stereotypes and expectations. On May 24, the Women’s Fund of Rhode Island will host the third Cocktails and Conversations event of the year, with a panel discussion looking at different viewpoints on the topic. Hosted by AS220, the event brings together a journalist, activists, an...
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
May 24 all-day
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts will feature artwork by IFA artist Eileen Siobhan Collins and guest artists Nora Lewis and Tim Ian Mitchell as part of a group exhibit May 3 through June 10 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, May 4 from 6–8 p.m. Collins is a...
Warwick Symphony Orchestra Spring Series: Awakening the American Spirit @ Pilgrim Senior Center
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...
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
May 25 all-day
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
One of Shakespeare’s most popular comedies, inhabited by some of his best-loved characters and verse! This celebrated romance follows resourceful young Rosalind as she flees the corruption of court in search of a more compassionate way to live. Played as a merry game of romance and mistaken identity with her true love, Orlando, As You Like It is not to...
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
May 25 all-day
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
The National Grid Energy Innovation Hub is a collaborative, community space designed to elevate the conversation around the future of energy and the environment. The Hub offers interactive exhibits where Rhode Islanders can learn how they can take action towards creating a clean energy future.Exhibits include information about energy savings tips, energy efficiency, renewable energy, electric vehicles, connected solutions (demand...
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
May 25 all-day
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts will feature artwork by IFA artist Eileen Siobhan Collins and guest artists Nora Lewis and Tim Ian Mitchell as part of a group exhibit May 3 through June 10 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, May 4 from 6–8 p.m. Collins is a...
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
May 26 all-day
As You Like It @ The Gamm Theater
One of Shakespeare’s most popular comedies, inhabited by some of his best-loved characters and verse! This celebrated romance follows resourceful young Rosalind as she flees the corruption of court in search of a more compassionate way to live. Played as a merry game of romance and mistaken identity with her true love, Orlando, As You Like It is not to...
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
May 26 all-day
Upcoming IMAGO exhibit to feature artworks by Eileen Siobhan Collins and two guest artists @ Imago Gallery
Imago Foundation for the Arts will feature artwork by IFA artist Eileen Siobhan Collins and guest artists Nora Lewis and Tim Ian Mitchell as part of a group exhibit May 3 through June 10 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren. The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, May 4 from 6–8 p.m. Collins is a...
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12:00 am Horse Play’s Annual Open House @ Horse Play
Horse Play’s Annual Open House @ Horse Play
May 20 @ 12:00 am – 4:00 pm
Horse Play's Annual Open House @ Horse Play
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...
10:00 am SCLT’s Rare and Unusual Plant Sale @ City Farm
SCLT’s Rare and Unusual Plant Sale @ City Farm
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Ring in spring with your fellow gardeners at City Farm, on Providence’s South Side, for this much-anticipated annual event! We’ll be selling 20,000 organically grown fruit, vegetable and herb plants (including sixty varieties of tomatoes!), plus hard-to-find perennials. Listen to local bands while you browse, and get advice from experienced gardeners. Current SCLT members are invited to shop early, from...
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
May 20 @ 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,...
10:30 am Children’s Theater Weekend: That’s My Ball, Lost & Found @ Providence Children’s Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
Children’s Theater Weekend: That’s My Ball, Lost & Found @ Providence Children’s Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Children's Theater Weekend: That’s My Ball, Lost & Found @ Providence Children's Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
Join us for one or both of our fifteen minute performances of, “That’s My Ball” on Saturday and “Lost and Found” on Sunday. Fun and compelling, these interactive skits are designed to provide kids and parents with Empathy skills-building experiences. Underwritten by Hasbro Foundation and Nancy Worthen in memory of Margaret L. Worthen.
10:30 am Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Enjoy books, songs, activities, rhymes and more while building early literacy skills and fostering a lifelong love for learning. This story time will offer parents, caregivers and children reading techniques and new ideas about how interact with a museum. Explore the museum before or after, make new friends, and enjoy twenty percent discount in the shop! All are welcome, intended...
12:30 pm PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
May 20 @ 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...
2:00 pm Chorus of Westerly’s Beethoven and Haydn Concert @ George Kent Performance Hall
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...
2:00 pm Ladies Tea at the Baptist Church in Warren @ Baptist Church in Warren
Ladies Tea at the Baptist Church in Warren @ Baptist Church in Warren
May 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ladies Tea at the Baptist Church in Warren @ Baptist Church in Warren
Women are invited to a Ladies Tea Party on Sunday, May 20 from 2-4 p.m. at the Baptist Church in Warren on 407 Main St. We will be collecting donations of toiletries, baby diapers and feminine productions for Women’s Resource Centers of Newport and Warren. You are encouraged to wear fancy hats! www.baptistchurchinwarren.com www.wrcnbc.org
5:00 pm Parlour Jazz Jam: Green and Friends @ The Parlour
Parlour Jazz Jam: Green and Friends @ The Parlour
May 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Parlour Jazz Jam: Green and Friends @ The Parlour
For fans and musicians of all ages, the Parlour Jazz Jam occurs on the third Sunday of each month with a rotating house band, cool jammers and a very appreciative audience. The May house band will be Robert Green on the guitar, Leland Baker as tenor sax, Nick Sanfilippo on the keys, Matt Passeroni on the bass and Ben Dicke...
7:00 pm Dance Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall
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...
7:30 pm “The Mystery of Edwin Drood” @ The Barker Playhouse
“The Mystery of Edwin Drood” @ The Barker Playhouse
May 20 @ 7:30 pm
The Mystery of Edwin Drood by Rupert Holmes is a whodunit musical based on Charles Dickens’ unfinished novel of the same name. ‘Drood’ is a play-within-a-play in which the ending is decided by the audience voting for who murdered Edwin Drood. The musical focuses on the dashing, yet villainous choirmaster John Jasper who is in love with his pupil, Rosa...
7:30 pm Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
May 20 @ 7:30 pm
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Book by Terrence McNally Music by Stephen Flaherty Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Based on the novel “Ragtime” by E.L. Doctorow Directed by Curt Columbus Tony Award-winning musical Based on the celebrated novel, the Tony Award-winning Ragtime reflects America at the turn of the 20th century – where optimism and possibility are as prevalent as burgeoning racial and social volatility. The...
8:00 pm Crooked Comedy at Askew @ Askew
Crooked Comedy at Askew @ Askew
May 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Come see the best comics from all over New England in Providence’s eclectic bistro and entertainment venue, Askew! This months featured comedians are Michael Zendell, Nichole Auclair, Frank Gazerro, Katie Arroyo, Peter Angelo and Rob Greene.
10:00 am Maker Monday @ Providence Children's Museum
Maker Monday @ Providence Children's Museum
May 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Maker Monday @ Providence Children's Museum
Let your ideas run wild in our Monday makerspace filled with interesting materials, authentic tools and a creative challenges.
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
May 21 @ 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,...
10:30 am Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
May 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Enjoy books, songs, activities, rhymes and more while building early literacy skills and fostering a lifelong love for learning. This story time will offer parents, caregivers and children reading techniques and new ideas about how interact with a museum. Explore the museum before or after, make new friends, and enjoy twenty percent discount in the shop! All are welcome, intended...
11:00 am A Collective Shrine: St. Columba’s Chapel and Memory @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
A Collective Shrine: St. Columba’s Chapel and Memory @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
May 21 @ 11:00 am
St. Columba’s Chapel in Middletown is an Arts and Crafts gem. The diminutive Gothic Revival chapel houses a dazzling collection of art glass windows, most were designed by artist D. Maitland Armstrong and manufactured by the firm of Louis Comfort Tiffany. Yet the glass is not the chapel’s only collection of memorial art. This talk by Sara Butler, Professor of...
12:30 pm PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
May 21 @ 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...
6:00 pm School of Fish @ Hope & Main
School of Fish @ Hope & Main
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
School of Fish @ Hope & Main | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
At Eating with the Ecosystem’s “School of Fish”, Rhode Island chefs will educate you on different methods for turning whole local seafood – straight from the sea – into a marvelous dinner you can share with your family and friends. Learn how to use plentiful local species like scup, skate, squid, Jonah crab, whiting, whole sea scallops, dogfish, sea robin,...
6:00 pm Trinity Rep’s Pell Awards Gala @ WaterFire Arts Center
Trinity Rep’s Pell Awards Gala @ WaterFire Arts Center
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Trinity Rep's Pell Awards Gala @ WaterFire Arts Center
Trinity Rep’s Pell Awards Gala celebrates national and local excellence in the arts. Guests will enjoy mixing and mingling with artists, business, political, and social leaders; a delectable dinner by Russell Morin Fine Catering; and unforgettable moments as the theater honors individuals who are committed to bettering the world through art. All proceeds benefit artistic programming at Trinity Rep. Mary...
6:30 pm Comedy Scene Study @ Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre
Comedy Scene Study @ Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre
May 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Comedy Scene Study @ Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre
Comedy Scene Study with Fred Sullivan Jr. May 7-June 18 Seven sessions Mondays 6:30-9:30 p.m. Tuition: $355 ​ Bring the funny. Learn strategies and techniques of acting in a comedic scene or play. This class is formatted for actors of varying levels of experience through partnered scene work. Exciting contemporary plays and scenes suited to individual student needs will be rehearsed...
10:00 am Play and Learn @ Providence Children's Museum
Play and Learn @ Providence Children's Museum
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Play and Learn @ Providence Children's Museum
Play and Learn is the Museum’s open-ended story-based program especially for two four-year-olds and their parents, designed to help preschoolers build their skills in a variety of areas and to help parents continue the learning at home.
10:00 am Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
Sort and trace shells and stones, make observations and record your findings to classify a variety of natural objects.
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
May 22 @ 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,...
10:30 am Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
May 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Enjoy books, songs, activities, rhymes and more while building early literacy skills and fostering a lifelong love for learning. This story time will offer parents, caregivers and children reading techniques and new ideas about how interact with a museum. Explore the museum before or after, make new friends, and enjoy twenty percent discount in the shop! All are welcome, intended...
12:30 pm PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
May 22 @ 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...
6:30 pm Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI
Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI
May 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI
Reiki is a gentle, natural, and safe energy healing technique. Reiki helps you cleanse, balance, and restore on the physical, mental and emotional levels. Some benefits of Reiki are stress relief, relaxation, reduces aches and pain, supports the immune system and ids better sleep. Join us for our monthly community Reiki share. If you have received Reiki training level one or...
7:00 pm Beer and Cheese Pairings @ Foolproof Brewing Company
Beer and Cheese Pairings @ Foolproof Brewing Company
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for a Cheese and Beer Pairing on Tuesday, May 22 at 7 p.m. Sit, relax and savor five cheeses from Edgewood Cheese Shop. Learn how cheese is made and the different styles that is perfectly paired with five Foolproof brews. Beer pairings include Ocean State Lager, Vanilla Espresso Raincloud Porter, Forecast number four  – Black Indian Pale Lager,...
7:30 pm Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
May 22 @ 7:30 pm
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Book by Terrence McNally Music by Stephen Flaherty Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Based on the novel “Ragtime” by E.L. Doctorow Directed by Curt Columbus Tony Award-winning musical Based on the celebrated novel, the Tony Award-winning Ragtime reflects America at the turn of the 20th century – where optimism and possibility are as prevalent as burgeoning racial and social volatility. The...
9:00 am Rummage Sale at the Baptist Church in Warren @ Baptist Church in Warren
Rummage Sale at the Baptist Church in Warren @ Baptist Church in Warren
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 am
Rummage Sale at the Baptist Church in Warren @ Baptist Church in Warren
The Baptist Church in Warren (407 Main Street, Warren) will be holding its Annual Rummage and Bake Sale, Friday and Saturday, June 22-23, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
10:00 am Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
Sort and trace shells and stones, make observations and record your findings to classify a variety of natural objects.
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
May 23 @ 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,...
10:30 am Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
May 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Enjoy books, songs, activities, rhymes and more while building early literacy skills and fostering a lifelong love for learning. This story time will offer parents, caregivers and children reading techniques and new ideas about how interact with a museum. Explore the museum before or after, make new friends, and enjoy twenty percent discount in the shop! All are welcome, intended...
11:30 am Wednesday Walk-Arounds: A Guided Tour of Blithewold @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Wednesday Walk-Arounds: A Guided Tour of Blithewold @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
May 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Wednesday Walk-Arounds: A Guided Tour of Blithewold @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Wednesday Walk-arounds: A Guided Tour of Blithewold begin at 11:30 a.m. Docents tell the story of the Van Wickle and McKee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion decorated with original furnishings just as it was when the family lived here. The guided tour continues through the grounds where...
12:30 pm PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
May 23 @ 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...
1:00 pm Grass-Court Tennis Season Begins at the Hall of Fame Tennis Club! @ the Hall of Fame Tennis Club
Grass-Court Tennis Season Begins at the Hall of Fame Tennis Club! @ the Hall of Fame Tennis Club
May 23 @ 1:00 pm
Playing tennis at the International Tennis Hall of Fame is an experience like no other. The Hall of Fame Tennis Club is open to the public with thirteen grass courts, six hard courts and one clay court. Come play where the legends have played! The Hall of Fame Tennis Club offers court time, lessons, clinics, memberships and more. Call 401-849-4777...
6:00 pm Blackstone Culinaria Food Tour @ Beirao Cafe Restaurante
Blackstone Culinaria Food Tour @ Beirao Cafe Restaurante
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a two-part Culinaria Experience! First we’ll enjoy the warm hospitality of the staff at Beirão Café Restaurant as we dine on an authentic Portuguese specialty, Carne de Porco Alantejana, marinated pork with potatoes and steamed littlenecks (can be made without clams if desired). After dinner, we’ll walk across the street to the Explorer riverboat docked at Central...
7:30 pm Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
May 23 @ 7:30 pm
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Book by Terrence McNally Music by Stephen Flaherty Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Based on the novel “Ragtime” by E.L. Doctorow Directed by Curt Columbus Tony Award-winning musical Based on the celebrated novel, the Tony Award-winning Ragtime reflects America at the turn of the 20th century – where optimism and possibility are as prevalent as burgeoning racial and social volatility. The...
8:30 pm Bluegrass Throedown at Nick-a-Nee’s @ Nick-A-Nees
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
10:00 am Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
May 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
Sort and trace shells and stones, make observations and record your findings to classify a variety of natural objects.
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
May 24 @ 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,...
10:30 am Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
May 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Enjoy books, songs, activities, rhymes and more while building early literacy skills and fostering a lifelong love for learning. This story time will offer parents, caregivers and children reading techniques and new ideas about how interact with a museum. Explore the museum before or after, make new friends, and enjoy twenty percent discount in the shop! All are welcome, intended...
12:30 pm PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
May 24 @ 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...
1:30 pm Highlights of the Collection Tours @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Highlights of the Collection Tours @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
May 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Highlights of the Collection Tours @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Highlights of the Collection Tours Thursdays, 1:30–2:30 p.m. Join us for the opportunity to dig deeper into the rich history of Blithewold on this exclusive guided tour of Blithewold’s Archives. Our curatorial specialists will lead one-hour tours of the collections and exhibits with a special focus on unique topics pertaining to Blithewold’s vast collections. $20 per person, limited to members...
5:30 pm Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co
Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co
May 24 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co
Join us for our monthly event. Food Truck Night at Sons of Liberty Beer and Spirits Co. Admission to the event is free. Sons of Liberty Beer and Spirits Co., recently named Whisky Magazine’s American Craft Producer of the year, distills top quality whiskies from the beers they brew in-house. Their tasting room offers beer or whiskey flights, draft beer...
6:00 pm Showcase Cinemas Presents an Exclusive Screening of Solo: A Star Wars Story @ Providence Place Cinemas 16 and IMAX
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...
6:00 pm The Value of a Picture: Inside the Art Market @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
The Value of a Picture: Inside the Art Market @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
May 24 @ 6:00 pm
The Value of a Picture: Inside the Art Market @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Learn more about the market for fine art and the process art appraisers use to value objects in this talk with appraiser Michael Rose. This program will give an introduction to the art trade for those interested in this sometimes opaque marketplace. Michael will speak about the workings of the art market and share stories from the field. He will...
7:00 pm Author Talk and Book Signing with Paul and Heather Caranci @ Stillwater Books
Author Talk and Book Signing with Paul and Heather Caranci @ Stillwater Books
May 24 @ 7:00 pm
Author Talk and Book Signing with Paul and Heather Caranci @ Stillwater Books
Former Providence City Archivist Paul Campbell wrote, “Public art is everywhere and has served as an artistic form of cultural memory since the dawn of civilization.” But how many really know the real “back story” behind these amazing statues and monuments? Join us for a special illustrated presentation of Monumental Providence: Legends of History in Sculpture, Statuary, Monuments and Memorials,...
7:30 pm Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
May 24 @ 7:30 pm
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Book by Terrence McNally Music by Stephen Flaherty Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Based on the novel “Ragtime” by E.L. Doctorow Directed by Curt Columbus Tony Award-winning musical Based on the celebrated novel, the Tony Award-winning Ragtime reflects America at the turn of the 20th century – where optimism and possibility are as prevalent as burgeoning racial and social volatility. The...
8:00 am Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial @ Roger Williams Park
Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial @ Roger Williams Park
May 25 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial @ Roger Williams Park
In 2016, OSDRI launched the Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial with the widely acclaimed and dramatic display of nearly 7,000 military boots. Each boot is adorned with a name placard and an American flag representing each American service member killed in action in the Global War on Terror. The first of its kind, the display garnered local and...
10:00 am Geology Trips Quartz, Cumberlandite and Granite: Geology of Northern Cumberland @ Museum of Natural History and Planetarium
Geology Trips Quartz, Cumberlandite and Granite: Geology of Northern Cumberland @ Museum of Natural History and Planetarium
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am
Geology Trips Quartz, Cumberlandite and Granite: Geology of Northern Cumberland @ Museum of Natural History and Planetarium  | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Explore the geology of the northern part of our state with the museum’s curator and geologist Michael Kieron. Examining the quartz vein at Diamond Hill, the cumberlandite locality and the Esmond granite, we will discover Rhode Island’s unique geologic history. Collecting is allowed. Please note that there may be some climbing. For inclement weather, the event will be held on...
10:00 am Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Puzzleworks @ Providence Children's Museum
Sort and trace shells and stones, make observations and record your findings to classify a variety of natural objects.
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
May 25 @ 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,...
10:30 am Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
May 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Enjoy books, songs, activities, rhymes and more while building early literacy skills and fostering a lifelong love for learning. This story time will offer parents, caregivers and children reading techniques and new ideas about how interact with a museum. Explore the museum before or after, make new friends, and enjoy twenty percent discount in the shop! All are welcome, intended...
12:30 pm PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
May 25 @ 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 Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village @ Roger Williams Park Carousel Village
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village @ Roger Williams Park Carousel Village
May 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village @ Roger Williams Park Carousel Village
Food Truck Friday is back in 2018 for the fourth season. End your week at Food Truck Friday at Roger Williams Park Zoo and Carousel Village with some of the best food trucks in Rhode Island brought to you PVD Food Truck Events. A.B. Munroe Dairy, MetroPCS and BankRI present Food Truck Fridays. Other sponsors visiting on select Friday nights include Power Home Remodeling, Ambit Energy, Sunrun and College...
6:30 pm Live music featuring Katrina Collin at Chair 5 @ Chair 5 at The Break Hotel
Live music featuring Katrina Collin at Chair 5 @ Chair 5 at The Break Hotel
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Unwind and listen to the music and stylings of Katrina Collin, previously a top fifteen contestant on American Idol, 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 Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
May 25 @ 7:30 pm
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Book by Terrence McNally Music by Stephen Flaherty Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Based on the novel “Ragtime” by E.L. Doctorow Directed by Curt Columbus Tony Award-winning musical Based on the celebrated novel, the Tony Award-winning Ragtime reflects America at the turn of the 20th century – where optimism and possibility are as prevalent as burgeoning racial and social volatility. The...
8:00 pm Salsa Night @ City of Central Falls
Salsa Night @ City of Central Falls
May 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Salsa Night @ City of Central Falls
Free Event Join Mayor James A. Diossa, and hundreds of people, for one of Central Falls’ greatest attractions, Salsa Night! This once-a-month event is coming back bigger than ever in its third year! Come enjoy a rotating lineup of food trucks provided by FoodTrucksIn, beer and wine from a local brewery, a photo station, a Snapchat Geofilter, and fun for...
8:00 pm The Bit Players @ Firehouse Theater
The Bit Players @ Firehouse Theater
May 25 @ 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...
8:00 am Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial @ Roger Williams Park
Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial @ Roger Williams Park
May 26 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial @ Roger Williams Park
In 2016, OSDRI launched the Boots on the Ground for Heroes Memorial with the widely acclaimed and dramatic display of nearly 7,000 military boots. Each boot is adorned with a name placard and an American flag representing each American service member killed in action in the Global War on Terror. The first of its kind, the display garnered local and...
8:00 am RI Dream Center Artisan Market @ WESTERN HILLS MIDDLE SCHOOL
RI Dream Center Artisan Market @ WESTERN HILLS MIDDLE SCHOOL
May 26 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
RI Dream Center Artisan Market @ WESTERN HILLS MIDDLE SCHOOL
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!
9:30 am Garden Conservancy Open Days Program Tour andPlant Sale at Sakonnet @ Sakonnet Garden
Garden Conservancy Open Days Program Tour andPlant Sale at Sakonnet @ Sakonnet Garden
May 26 @ 9:30 am – May 27 @ 12:00 am
Garden Conservancy Open Days Program Tour andPlant Sale at Sakonnet @ Sakonnet Garden
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....
10:00 am Chalk the Walk at Providence Children’s Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
Chalk the Walk at Providence Children’s Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Chalk the Walk at Providence Children's Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
The simple pleasure of a sidewalk and chalk! Help to create an art gallery at our feet.
10:00 am Puzzleworks at Providence Children’s Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
Puzzleworks at Providence Children’s Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Puzzleworks at Providence Children's Museum @ Providence Children's Museum
Challenge your spatial thinking skills through shape sequencing and sorting. Complete geometric, mosaic, wooden and magnetic puzzles.
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
May 26 @ 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,...
10:30 am Ask a Gardener @ Rough Point
Ask a Gardener @ Rough Point
May 26 @ 10:30 am
Every last Saturday of the month, estate gardeners share their expertise on a range of topics from plant identification to organic garden care. Get insider tips on to make your own garden as lush as the gardens at Rough Point.
10:30 am Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Mornings at the Museum @ Museum of Newport History
Enjoy books, songs, activities, rhymes and more while building early literacy skills and fostering a lifelong love for learning. This story time will offer parents, caregivers and children reading techniques and new ideas about how interact with a museum. Explore the museum before or after, make new friends, and enjoy twenty percent discount in the shop! All are welcome, intended...
11:30 am Saturday Strolls: A Guided Tour of Blithewold @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Saturday Strolls: A Guided Tour of Blithewold @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
May 26 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Saturday Strolls: A Guided Tour of Blithewold @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum
Docents tell the story of the Van Wickle and McKee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion decorated with original furnishings just as it was when the family lived here. The guided tour continues through the grounds where magnificent trees and a variety of colorful gardens...
12:30 pm PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
PPL’s 2018 Exhibition and Program Series @ Providence Public Library
May 26 @ 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...
1:00 pm Arrow Tarot Readings! @ Wild Witches
Arrow Tarot Readings! @ Wild Witches
May 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Arrow Tarot Readings! @ Wild Witches
Book a tarot reading to find direction or get a new perspective. A thirty-minute session includes an opening meditation. Then, you will have an opportunity to ask a question or open up a topic to consult your spirit guides. Next, we will draw the cards and interpret the meanings and symbolism together. The session ends with a closing meditation. For...
5:00 pm Newport Rotary Club Benefit Match @ Newport Polo
Newport Rotary Club Benefit Match @ Newport Polo
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Newport Rotary Club Benefit Match @ Newport Polo
The Newport Polo Club will host the 28th annual charity match to benefit the Newport Rotary Club and local 501-c-3 organizations to kick-off the summer season on Saturday, May 26 at 5 p.m. Tickets are sold by the Newport Rotary Club at the entry gates ($10/adult, kids 12 and younger free) on game day. Advanced ticket sales are available from...
6:30 pm Live music featuring Dave Frageorgia at Chair 5 @ Chair 5 at The Break Hotel
Live music featuring Dave Frageorgia at Chair 5 @ Chair 5 at The Break Hotel
May 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Unwind and listen to the music and stylings of Dave Frageorgia 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!
7:00 pm Lighthouse Cruises, Newport Harbor Tours and Sunset Cruises @ Rhode Island Bay Cruises
Lighthouse Cruises, Newport Harbor Tours and Sunset Cruises @ Rhode Island Bay Cruises
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Lighthouse Cruises, Newport Harbor Tours and Sunset Cruises @ Rhode Island Bay Cruises
Daily Narrated ninety-minute cruises of Narragansett Bay viewing ten lighthouses, ten islands, waterfront mansions and famous Newport Harbor. Reservations highly recommended. Departs from Quonset Point, North Kingstown. Sunset Cruises every Friday and Saturday. Free dockside parking. 401-295-4040 or visit www.rhodeislandbaycruises.com.
7:30 pm Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep
May 26 @ 7:30 pm
Ragtime @ Trinity Rep | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Book by Terrence McNally Music by Stephen Flaherty Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Based on the novel “Ragtime” by E.L. Doctorow Directed by Curt Columbus Tony Award-winning musical Based on the celebrated novel, the Tony Award-winning Ragtime reflects America at the turn of the 20th century – where optimism and possibility are as prevalent as burgeoning racial and social volatility. The...
8:00 pm The Bit Players @ Firehouse Theater
The Bit Players @ Firehouse Theater
May 26 @ 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...
8:30 pm Waterfire Boat Rides @ Providence River Boat Co.
Waterfire Boat Rides @ Providence River Boat Co.
May 26 @ 8:30 pm – 11:45 pm
Waterfire Boat Rides @ Providence River Boat Co.
WaterFire is a work of art that involves movement, participation and surprise. It is full of motion—wood boats stoke the fires, rivers flow quietly beneath the burning braziers, sparks whirl through the night air and flickering flames reflect off the dark surface of the water, animating the architectural fabric of the city. We’ve been offering our WaterFire rides since the...