CVS Healthy Charity Classic: Crave RI

Good eats for a great cause.

Photo from CVS Health Charity Classic Event Series.

The CVS Health Charity Classic Event Series will kick off the second annual Crave RI food festival from June 21–22 at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. The two-day food festival will spotlight the unique culinary scene found in Rhode Island by hosting more than 100 local restaurants, over 150 beer and wine vendors and live demonstrations from local chefs. Many notable restaurants, food producers and beer, wine and spirits companies including Matunuck Oyster Bar, Red Fin Crudo and Kitchen, Narragansett Beer, Bayberry Beer Hall, Waffle and more will be in attendance.

“A visit to Providence is a must for those who want to enjoy some of the best cuisine and entertainment in the state,” says Mayor Jorge Elorza in a press release that was sent this morning. “We are excited to host the Crave RI food festival that will allow families to experience all that our acclaimed local restaurants and chefs have to offer. I invite folks from across New England to come dine and support charitable organizations that do invaluable community work.”

Daily tickets to Crave RI cost $23 and can be purchased at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center box office, online through Ticketmaster or by phone at 800-745-3000. For additional information, call 401-770-8013 or visit


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