Photo credit: Richard Prull/Preserve Rhode Island

8/3–8/4 Little Compton Antiques Festival

Why: On Friday night, check out the preview party featuring a sunset supper, sip on a delicious complimentary beverage, listen to live music and gain access to early buying privileges. On Saturday, spend time perusing antiques from a diverse collection of antique dealers, stop by the auto show or take a peek at the Little Compton art exhibit.
Where: Little Compton Historical Society, 548 West Main Rd., Little Compton.
More Info: Call 272-5101 or visit preserveri.org.

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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 1 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 1 @ 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,...
In the Prototyping Gallery: Cardboard City and Puppet Making 11:00 am
In the Prototyping Gallery: Cardboard City and Puppet Making @ Providence Children's Museum
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
In the Prototyping Gallery: Cardboard City and Puppet Making @ Providence Children's Museum | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
With boxes and sheets of cardboard, along with tape and other fasteners and some carefully supervised hand tools, visitors will get to build whatever suits their interests. Come see what others have built, add on or start your cardboard world. Become a maker of puppets and bring your creation to life in a cardboard city. Collaborate and participate in the development...
Music at Sunset: The Pete Kilpatrick Band 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: The Pete Kilpatrick Band @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: The Pete Kilpatrick Band @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Spread out a blanket and unpack the picnic basket, soak up the warmth of the summer sun, and enjoy the sunset over Narragansett Bay, all while savoring a kaleidoscope of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Guests are encouraged to BYOB, picnic dinner and chairs or blankets.
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To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 2 @ 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,...
In the Prototyping Gallery: Cardboard City and Puppet Making 11:00 am
In the Prototyping Gallery: Cardboard City and Puppet Making @ Providence Children's Museum
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
In the Prototyping Gallery: Cardboard City and Puppet Making @ Providence Children's Museum | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
With boxes and sheets of cardboard, along with tape and other fasteners and some carefully supervised hand tools, visitors will get to build whatever suits their interests. Come see what others have built, add on or start your cardboard world. Become a maker of puppets and bring your creation to life in a cardboard city. Collaborate and participate in the development...
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse 11:00 am
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse @ Rose Island Lighthouse
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse @ Rose Island Lighthouse
The Naval War College Museum is gearing up for summer with the return of STEAM programs at Rose Island. These free, drop-in activities will be open to all visitors of Rose Island on Thursday, July 26 and August 2, 9, 16 and 23, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., weather permitting. Although projects will vary throughout the summer, they will all focus...
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire 5:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Aug 2 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Thursdays from 5-7 p.m. Every Thursday evening in the summer season, enjoy magnificent views of the Saugatucket River, as the sun peacefully sets and the wood in the fire basins begin to glow and crackle. Along the river’s edge and Saugatucket Bridge, watch live music from area bands. On Main Street, local vendors will be selling their goods. Downtown shops...
Norman Bird Sanctuary’s Beach Bash 6:00 pm
Norman Bird Sanctuary’s Beach Bash @ Third Beach
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Norman Bird Sanctuary's Beach Bash @ Third Beach
Gather the whole family for a fun mid-summer beach party on Third Beach! Dance with your toes in the sand with music by the Kohaug Allstars. Pack your own beach picnic or enjoy food trucks on the beach. Complimentary beer, wine, lemonade and iced tea will be served along with Ben and Jerry’s ice cream and s’mores by the campfire....
Concert Under The Elms: The Driftwoods 6:30 pm
Concert Under The Elms: The Driftwoods @ John Brown House Lawn
Aug 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Concert Under The Elms: The Driftwoods @ John Brown House Lawn
Join us for the Concerts under the Elms, an annual outdoor summer concert series held Thursdays on the grounds of the John Brown House Museum. Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. on the John Brown House Museum lawn, 52 Power Street in Providence and end at 8 p.m. Food truck: Incred-A-Bowl RIHS members and children under twelve: free; general admission: $10...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 3 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 3 @ 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,...
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village 5:00 pm
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village @ Roger Williams Park Carousel Village
Aug 3 @ 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...
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Salt Pond Safari 9:50 am
Salt Pond Safari @ Ninigret Wildlife Park and Refuge
Aug 4 @ 9:50 am – 11:00 am
Salt Pond Safari @ Ninigret Wildlife Park and Refuge
Salt Pond Safaris introduce people of all ages to the wonders of salt ponds. Using a thirty-foot seine net, we catch a variety of aquatic creatures. Children enjoy hands-on experience with salt pond ecology. Safaris last about one-and-a-half hours. There is a short walk on a flat trail to the pond. Minimal shade. Bring your own sunscreen. Bathroom facilities located...
Drop In and Weave 10:00 am
Drop In and Weave @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Drop In and Weave @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Saturdays in August from 10 a.m.-noon. Free, family-friendly weaving program. Great for beginners, or those who want to try their hand at this worthwhile form of fiber art.
Little Compton Antiques Festival and Auto Show 10:00 am
Little Compton Antiques Festival and Auto Show @ Little Compton Historical Society
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Little Compton Antiques Festival and Auto Show @ Little Compton Historical Society
Enjoy two shows in one. Come spend the day on the scenic grounds of the Little Compton Historical Society. Stroll among more than twenty-five antiques dealers from around New England displaying unique, high-quality items. Admire vintage vehicles in a Classic Auto Show featuring a wide array of cars. Vote for your favorite and attend the awards presentation at 3:15 p.m....
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 4 @ 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,...
USA vs. Morocco 5:00 pm
USA vs. Morocco @ Newport Polo
Aug 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
USA vs. Morocco @ Newport Polo
Season XXVII of the NBC10 Newport International Polo Series, Presented by BMW will feature USA vs. Morocco on August 4 at 5 p.m. Join the teams Après Polo for a traditional New England Lobsterbake, served field-side after the match. During the match, a weekly door prize drawing of a magnum of Veuve Clicquot Champagne and prize for the Best Tailgate...
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Providence Flea Summer Markets 10:00 am
Providence Flea Summer Markets @ Providence Flea
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Providence Flea Summer Markets @ Providence Flea
Providence Flea returns on Sunday, June 3, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on the Greenway across from 345 South Water St. in downtown Providence! The Flea runs every Sunday rain or shine through September 9 (Fall Markets on Sept. 23, Oct. 7, and 21). The Flea features live music, seventy plus local vintage vendors, artisans and indie makers, food...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 5 @ 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,...
Dance Music Jam Sessions 7:00 pm
Dance Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall
Aug 5 @ 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...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 6 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 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,...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 7 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 7 @ 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,...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 8 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...
Salt Pond Safari 9:50 am
Salt Pond Safari @ Ninigret Wildlife Park and Refuge
Aug 8 @ 9:50 am – 11:00 am
Salt Pond Safari @ Ninigret Wildlife Park and Refuge
Salt Pond Safaris introduce people of all ages to the wonders of salt ponds. Using a thirty-foot seine net, we catch a variety of aquatic creatures. Children enjoy hands-on experience with salt pond ecology. Safaris last about one-and-a-half hours. There is a short walk on a flat trail to the pond. Minimal shade. Bring your own sunscreen. Bathroom facilities located...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 8 @ 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,...
Music at Sunset: Little Compton Band 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: Little Compton Band @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: Little Compton Band @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Spread out a blanket and unpack the picnic basket, soak up the warmth of the summer sun, and enjoy the sunset over Narragansett Bay, all while savoring a kaleidoscope of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Guests are encouraged to BYOB, picnic dinner and chairs or blankets.
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To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 9 @ 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,...
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse 11:00 am
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse @ Rose Island Lighthouse
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse @ Rose Island Lighthouse
The Naval War College Museum is gearing up for summer with the return of STEAM programs at Rose Island. These free, drop-in activities will be open to all visitors of Rose Island on Thursday, July 26 and August 2, 9, 16 and 23, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., weather permitting. Although projects will vary throughout the summer, they will all focus...
Pop-up-Painting Day at the Weaver Library Farmers Market 4:00 pm
Pop-up-Painting Day at the Weaver Library Farmers Market @ East Providence Public Library/Weaver
Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Pop-up-Painting Day at the Weaver Library Farmers Market @ East Providence Public Library/Weaver | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
The local produce is delicious and pretty enough to paint! Paint a picture of your favorite vegetable from 4-6 p.m. Folk group Farm Dog performs at 4 p.m.
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire 5:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Thursdays from 5-7 p.m. Every Thursday evening in the summer season, enjoy magnificent views of the Saugatucket River, as the sun peacefully sets and the wood in the fire basins begin to glow and crackle. Along the river’s edge and Saugatucket Bridge, watch live music from area bands. On Main Street, local vendors will be selling their goods. Downtown shops...
Concert Under the Elms: the American Band 6:30 pm
Concert Under the Elms: the American Band @ John Brown House Lawn
Aug 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Concert Under the Elms: the American Band @ John Brown House Lawn
Join us for the Concerts under the Elms, an annual outdoor summer concert series held Thursdays on the grounds of the John Brown House Museum. Concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. on the John Brown House Museum lawn, 52 Power Street in Providence and end at 8 p.m. Food truck: Incred-A-Bowl RIHS members and children under twelve: free; general admission: $10...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 10 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 10 @ 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,...
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village 5:00 pm
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village @ Roger Williams Park Carousel Village
Aug 10 @ 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...
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Taste of the Market
Taste of the Market @ Casey Farm
Aug 11 all-day
Taste of the Market @ Casey Farm
The Coastal Growers Market and Historic New England invite you to taste locally grown fruits and vegetables during the height of Southern New England’s agriculture season. Casey Farm is one of several vegetable growers and artisan food vendors offering a taste of the season. Tasting is free, and you’re invited to support local farmers by buying your favorite foods. Enjoy...
Drop In and Weave 10:00 am
Drop In and Weave @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Drop In and Weave @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Saturdays in August from 10 a.m.-noon. Free, family-friendly weaving program. Great for beginners, or those who want to try their hand at this worthwhile form of fiber art.
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 11 @ 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,...
Newport vs. Buffalo 5:00 pm
Newport vs. Buffalo @ Newport Polo
Aug 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Newport vs. Buffalo @ Newport Polo
Season XXVII of the NBC10 Newport International Polo Series, Presented by BMW will feature Newport vs. Buffalo on August 11 at 5 p.m. During the match, a weekly door prize drawing of a magnum of Veuve Clicquot Champagne and prize for the Best Tailgate from Stella Artois will be awarded. Specialty vendors and concessionaires will be present in the Hospitality...
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Celebrate World Elephant Day
Celebrate World Elephant Day @ Roger Williams Park Zoo
Aug 12 all-day
Celebrate World Elephant Day @ Roger Williams Park Zoo | Rochester | New York | United States
Ever wonder how an elephant takes a bath, does her nails, or checks her weight? Now, you can find out during the Zoo’s Textron Elephant Barn tour in celebration of World Elephant Day. Twenty-minute tours of the barn are on a first-come, first-served basis. Get an up-close view of the workings of the elephant barn, and insight on the care...
Duffle Bag Bash by the RI Office of the Child Advocate, Lise M. Iwon, Esq. and Adoption RI
Duffle Bag Bash by the RI Office of the Child Advocate, Lise M. Iwon, Esq. and Adoption RI @ Matunuck Community Center
Aug 12 all-day
We are excited to invite the public to our third Annual Duffle Bag Bash on Sunday, August 12 at Matunuck Community Center. The event will include food, drinks, grab bags, games and activities for kids and adults, music, therapeutic animals, and much more! Children are welcome with an admission ‘fee’ of one brand new backpack while adults are asked to...
Norman Bird Sanctuary Bug Bonanza 10:00 am
Norman Bird Sanctuary Bug Bonanza @ Norman Bird Sanctuary
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Norman Bird Sanctuary Bug Bonanza @ Norman Bird Sanctuary
Discover the exotic lives of some of the most underappreciated animals around – insects! On this naturalist-guided hike, you will take your time exploring the trails in full bloom and observing the incredible diversity this group of animals has to offer. You’ll get close-up looks at insects you’ve never seen before and leave with a newfound appreciation for these amazing...
Providence Flea Summer Markets 10:00 am
Providence Flea Summer Markets @ Providence Flea
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Providence Flea Summer Markets @ Providence Flea
Providence Flea returns on Sunday, June 3, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on the Greenway across from 345 South Water St. in downtown Providence! The Flea runs every Sunday rain or shine through September 9 (Fall Markets on Sept. 23, Oct. 7, and 21). The Flea features live music, seventy plus local vintage vendors, artisans and indie makers, food...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 12 @ 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,...
Dance Music Jam Sessions 7:00 pm
Dance Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall
Aug 12 @ 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...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 13 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 13 @ 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,...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 14 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 14 @ 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,...
Zoo Night at McCoy Stadium 7:00 pm
Zoo Night at McCoy Stadium @ McCoy Stadium
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Zoo Night at McCoy Stadium @ McCoy Stadium | Pawtucket | Rhode Island | United States
Looking for something fun to do this summer? Take the family out to a ball game and support the Zoo! Tuesday, August 14, support the Roger Williams Park Zoo and enjoy a PawSox game. For every ticket sold through rwpzoo.org, half of the proceeds go directly to the Zoo and help fund educational programs, world-class animal care and conservation efforts...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 15 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...
Salt Pond Safari 9:50 am
Salt Pond Safari @ Ninigret Wildlife Park and Refuge
Aug 15 @ 9:50 am – 11:00 am
Salt Pond Safari @ Ninigret Wildlife Park and Refuge | Charlestown | Rhode Island | United States
Salt Pond Safaris introduce people of all ages to the wonders of salt ponds. Using a thirty-foot seine net, we catch a variety of aquatic creatures. Children enjoy hands-on experience with salt pond ecology. Safaris last about and-and-a-half hours. There is a short walk on a flat trail to the pond. Minimal shade. Bring your own sunscreen. Bathroom facilities located...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 15 @ 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,...
Music at Sunset: Gumption and Glory 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: Gumption and Glory @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: Gumption and Glory @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Spread out a blanket and unpack the picnic basket, soak up the warmth of the summer sun, and enjoy the sunset over Narragansett Bay, all while savoring a kaleidoscope of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Guests are encouraged to BYOB, picnic dinner and chairs or blankets.
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Summer Story Time 10:00 am
Summer Story Time @ Lippitt House Museum
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Summer Story Time @ Lippitt House Museum
Explore the nineteenth century through a children’s story and related hands-on craft activity on the third Thursday of each month. On June 21, read “Fiona’s Lace” and explore immigration to America. Then craft paper lace and decorate doilies. On July 19, read “Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers’ Strike of 1909” and learn about manufacturing and labor. Then try...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 16 @ 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,...
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse 11:00 am
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse @ Rose Island Lighthouse
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse @ Rose Island Lighthouse
The Naval War College Museum is gearing up for summer with the return of STEAM programs at Rose Island. These free, drop-in activities will be open to all visitors of Rose Island on Thursday, July 26 and August 2, 9, 16 and 23, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., weather permitting. Although projects will vary throughout the summer, they will all focus...
Ocean State Ramblers return to the Weaver Library Farmers Market 4:00 pm
Ocean State Ramblers return to the Weaver Library Farmers Market @ East Providence Public Library/Weaver
Aug 16 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ocean State Ramblers return to the Weaver Library Farmers Market @ East Providence Public Library/Weaver | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Children can use their detective skills to solve riddles and locate items at the market from 4-6 p.m. Enjoy bluegrass music with the Ocean State Ramblers starting at 4 p.m.
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire 5:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Thursdays from 5-7 p.m. Every Thursday evening in the summer season, enjoy magnificent views of the Saugatucket River, as the sun peacefully sets and the wood in the fire basins begin to glow and crackle. Along the river’s edge and Saugatucket Bridge, watch live music from area bands. On Main Street, local vendors will be selling their goods. Downtown shops...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 17 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 17 @ 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,...
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village 5:00 pm
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village @ Roger Williams Park Carousel Village
Aug 17 @ 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...
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Third Annual CVMA 9-2 Motorcycle Run
Third Annual CVMA 9-2 Motorcycle Run @ Coventy Men's Cluv
Aug 18 all-day
Third Annual CVMA 9-2 Motorcycle Run @ Coventy Men's Cluv | Coventry | Rhode Island | United States
It’s time to grab your raffle and ride tickets, get on the pre-registered list, and look forward to an awesome time at the third Annual Combat Vets Ride. It never fails to be an awesome time! Registration will open at 10 a.m. –350 Provident Place, Coventry KSU will be 11 a.m. Non-Riders are welcome to show up to the venue...
Bird Banding 9:30 am
Bird Banding @ Audubon Environmental Education Center
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am
Back by popular demand! Join Audubon and witness bird banding, where experts capture, band, measure and release songbirds to record their movements. Birds will be gently removed from tall ‘mist nets’ in Audubon’s shrubby habitats. The techniques of identifying, measuring, weighing and banding the birds will be demonstrated before they are released. The migratory habits and life history of each...
Salt Pond Safari 9:50 am
Salt Pond Safari @ Ninigret Wildlife Park and Refuge
Aug 18 @ 9:50 am – 11:00 am
Salt Pond Safari @ Ninigret Wildlife Park and Refuge | Charlestown | Rhode Island | United States
Salt Pond Safaris introduce people of all ages to the wonders of salt ponds. Using a thirty-foot seine net, we catch a variety of aquatic creatures. Children enjoy hands-on experience with salt pond ecology. Safaris last about and-and-a-half hours. There is a short walk on a flat trail to the pond. Minimal shade. Bring your own sunscreen. Bathroom facilities located...
Drop In and Weave 10:00 am
Drop In and Weave @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Drop In and Weave @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Saturdays in August from 10 a.m.-noon. Free, family-friendly weaving program. Great for beginners, or those who want to try their hand at this worthwhile form of fiber art.
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 18 @ 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,...
Third Saturdays at the Museum 12:00 pm
Third Saturdays at the Museum @ Lippitt House Museum
Aug 18 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Third Saturdays at the Museum @ Lippitt House Museum
Third Saturdays are a great time for visitors of all ages to step into Providence’s Golden Age! Choose from an interactive guided tour or explore at your own pace on a self-guided tour. Docents share engaging stories of the people who lived and worked in the house, bringing to life this remarkable example of Victorian design and craftsmanship. Hands-on objects...
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Providence Flea Summer Markets 10:00 am
Providence Flea Summer Markets @ Providence Flea
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Providence Flea Summer Markets @ Providence Flea
Providence Flea returns on Sunday, June 3, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on the Greenway across from 345 South Water St. in downtown Providence! The Flea runs every Sunday rain or shine through September 9 (Fall Markets on Sept. 23, Oct. 7, and 21). The Flea features live music, seventy plus local vintage vendors, artisans and indie makers, food...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 19 @ 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,...
Dance Music Jam Sessions 7:00 pm
Dance Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall
Aug 19 @ 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...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 20 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 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,...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 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,...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 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,...
Music at Sunset: Providence Big Band 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: Providence Big Band @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Aug 22 @ 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: Providence Big Band @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Spread out a blanket and unpack the picnic basket, soak up the warmth of the summer sun, and enjoy the sunset over Narragansett Bay, all while savoring a kaleidoscope of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Guests are encouraged to BYOB, picnic dinner and chairs or blankets.
Movies on the Rocks: Bambi 8:00 pm
Movies on the Rocks: Bambi @ Ballard Park
Aug 22 @ 8:00 pm
Movies on the Rocks presents Bambi Wednesday, August 22 Friends of Ballard Park will screen Bambi and a short provided by the Rhode Island International Film Festival on August 22. Disney’s 1942 animated story of Bambi, a young deer hailed as the ‘Prince of the Forest’ at his birth. As Bambi grows, he makes friends with other animals of the...
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To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 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,...
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse 11:00 am
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse @ Rose Island Lighthouse
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse @ Rose Island Lighthouse
The Naval War College Museum is gearing up for summer with the return of STEAM programs at Rose Island. These free, drop-in activities will be open to all visitors of Rose Island on Thursday, July 26 and August 2, 9, 16 and 23, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., weather permitting. Although projects will vary throughout the summer, they will all focus...
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire 5:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Thursdays from 5-7 p.m. Every Thursday evening in the summer season, enjoy magnificent views of the Saugatucket River, as the sun peacefully sets and the wood in the fire basins begin to glow and crackle. Along the river’s edge and Saugatucket Bridge, watch live music from area bands. On Main Street, local vendors will be selling their goods. Downtown shops...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 24 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 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,...
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village 5:00 pm
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village @ Roger Williams Park Carousel Village
Aug 24 @ 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...
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Drop In and Weave 10:00 am
Drop In and Weave @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Drop In and Weave @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Saturdays in August from 10 a.m.-noon. Free, family-friendly weaving program. Great for beginners, or those who want to try their hand at this worthwhile form of fiber art.
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 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,...
Author Signing: Michael Belanger, ‘The History of Jane Doe’ 1:00 pm
Author Signing: Michael Belanger, ‘The History of Jane Doe’ @ Bank Square Books
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Author Signing: Michael Belanger, ‘The History of Jane Doe’ @ Bank Square Books | Groton | Connecticut | United States
Stop by Bank Square Books in Mystic to meet Connecticut author Michael Belanger and to pick up a signed copy of ‘The History of Jane Doe,’ published by Dial (Penguin Random House). This event is co-hosted by Savoy Bookshop and Cafe in Westerly.
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Providence Flea Summer Markets 10:00 am
Providence Flea Summer Markets @ Providence Flea
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Providence Flea Summer Markets @ Providence Flea
Providence Flea returns on Sunday, June 3, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on the Greenway across from 345 South Water St. in downtown Providence! The Flea runs every Sunday rain or shine through September 9 (Fall Markets on Sept. 23, Oct. 7, and 21). The Flea features live music, seventy plus local vintage vendors, artisans and indie makers, food...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 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,...
Sam’s Mill Fest 12:00 pm
Sam’s Mill Fest @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Aug 26 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sam's Mill Fest @ Old Slater Mill Historic Site
Sam’s Mill Fest is a free outdoor festival of music, artisan enterprise, and industrial history, held at the birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution – Old Slater Mill. SAM’s features twenty-five artisan sellers, food trucks and vendors, free admission to Old Slater Mill museum, and live music under a tent by Sax Gordon Beadle, the Bobby Keyes Trio, Western Caravan featuring...
Dance Music Jam Sessions 7:00 pm
Dance Music Jam Sessions @ Goff Hall
Aug 26 @ 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...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 27 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 27 @ 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,...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 28 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 28 @ 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,...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 29 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 29 @ 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,...
Music at Sunset: Panoramic View: Steel Drums 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: Panoramic View: Steel Drums @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: Panoramic View: Steel Drums @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Spread out a blanket and unpack the picnic basket, soak up the warmth of the summer sun, and enjoy the sunset over Narragansett Bay, all while savoring a kaleidoscope of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Guests are encouraged to BYOB, picnic dinner and chairs or blankets.
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To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 30 @ 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,...
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire 5:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Aug 30 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fourth Annual Wakefield RiverFire @ Downtown Wakefield/Historic Main Street & Saugatucket River
Thursdays from 5-7 p.m. Every Thursday evening in the summer season, enjoy magnificent views of the Saugatucket River, as the sun peacefully sets and the wood in the fire basins begin to glow and crackle. Along the river’s edge and Saugatucket Bridge, watch live music from area bands. On Main Street, local vendors will be selling their goods. Downtown shops...
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National Grid Energy Innovation Hub
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ Energy Innovation Hub
Aug 31 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...
To Win or Lose All: William S. Sims and the U.S. Navy in the First World War 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
Aug 31 @ 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,...
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village 5:00 pm
Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village @ Roger Williams Park Carousel Village
Aug 31 @ 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...