A Stroll Into the Past: The Providence Jewelry District Walking Tour

Explore the remnants of what used to be one of the most booming jewelry industries in the world.

The Providence Warwick Convention and Visitors Bureau in collaboration with the Jewelry District Association and Professor Dietrich Neumann of Brown University have created a walking tour that visitors to the state and Rhode Islanders alike can experience to learn about the historic past and exciting future of the jewelry district.

28 Restaurants Serving Easter Brunch or Dinner

Where to hunt for Easter brunch (or dinner).

Easter is hopping on in early and that leaves the hostess squirming for time. Why not eliminate the stress of planning and take the time to enjoy the family? We organized a whole spread of brunch choices featuring some of the best dining experiences throughout Rhode Island.

Knead Doughnuts Expands Again and Launches Providence Kitchen Collaborative

One of Rhode Island’s favorite gourmet doughnut shops, Knead Doughnuts, has just expanded into a 5,000-square-foot kitchen that is now the Providence Kitchen Collaborative.

Some of the fellow residents of Providence Kitchen Collaborative will include Brown Paper Bounty and Long Live Beerworks, which will open and operate a brewery just a few steps away from Knead’s new shop.

Shake Shack Officially Opening on Thayer on Wednesday

The famous burger and shake restaurant launches its first Rhode Island location in Providence.

The restaurant is located at 249 Thayer Street in College Hill, which will probably see a long, winding line down the block next week filled with patrons seeking out the famous burgers and shakes that became all the rage in New York City in 2004.

26 Spots to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

Spend the holiday at a pub, restaurant or brewery serving the frothiest beers, the tastiest corned beef and cabbage and the heartiest shepherd’s pie around.

Spend St. Patricks’s Day weekend eating fabulous Irish food, listening to live music, try out step dancing, and of course, drinking green beer.