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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IMAGO @ Imago Gallery
IMAGO @ Imago Gallery
Mar 8 all-day
IMAGO @ Imago Gallery | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA featured artists Linda Megathlin and Mercedes Nuñez and guest artist Stephen Remick as part of a group exhibit through March 18 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market St. in Warren. Megathlin, a photographer and mixed media artist, will present a series of still life photographs that she has titled, “Animate...
March Newport Gallery Night @ Various Galleries
March Newport Gallery Night @ Various Galleries
Mar 8 all-day
March Newport Gallery Night @ Various Galleries
Start your Spring Adventures with March Newport Gallery Night. Start off your Spring by getting out to see the latest exhibitions around town. The Newport Gallery Organization is hosting Newport Gallery Night on March 8th, 2018 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at participating member galleries, museums and cultural institutions. If you’re feeling festive for St. Patrick’s Day, you’ll definitely want...
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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
Mar 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,...
11:00 am “Duets” @ ArtProv Gallery
“Duets” @ ArtProv Gallery
Mar 8 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
"Duets" @ ArtProv Gallery | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
ArtProv Gallery’s latest exhibit, “Duets,” which offers intimate insights into great artistic partnerships, runs through March 17. Revealing the impact of love on the creative process, “Duets” features works by three couples who serve as each other’s muse: Mara Metcalf and Maria Napolitano, Shari Weschler Rubeck and Christian Rubeck and Ana Flores and Gabriel Warren. While the duos did not...
11:00 am “Undefined” @ ArtProv Gallery
“Undefined” @ ArtProv Gallery
Mar 8 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
"Undefined" @ ArtProv Gallery | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
ArtProv Gallery’s newest exhibit “Undefined” features the works of S.W. Dinge. Dinge produced the paintings for the show mostly on the floor, watering down the gouache and acrylic paints and pouring them onto an unprimed canvas. The borders of each color were allowed to run and seep to their desired shape and position with little or no assistance from my...
12:00 pm 2018 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition @ University of Rhode Island Fine Arts Center
2018 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition @ University of Rhode Island Fine Arts Center
Mar 8 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2018 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition @ University of Rhode Island Fine Arts Center | South Kingstown | Rhode Island | United States
Writers Night: March 16, 6-9 p.m. Stage Reading: March 22, 6-9 p.m. Readings and question and answer of scenes from plays and scripts in development by Rose Weaver and Vatic Kuumba. Closing: Artist Talks, March 25, 1-4 p.m. Open Daily Mon.-Fri. 12-4 p.m.
4:00 pm Heavy Seas Anniversary Ales Tap Takeover at Norey’s @ Norey's
Heavy Seas Anniversary Ales Tap Takeover at Norey’s @ Norey's
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Heavy Seas Anniversary Ales Tap Takeover at Norey’s @ Norey's | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
Heavy Seas Anniversary Ales Tap Takeover at Norey’s, Newport. Twentieth Winter Storm Imperial ESB,  Twenty-first Imperial Rye ESB, & twenty-second Belgian inspired Ale. www.noreys.com/craft-beer-menu Open at 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Closed Sundays.
5:00 pm Southern Night @ Chair 5
Southern Night @ Chair 5
Mar 8 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Southern Night @ Chair 5 | Narragansett | Rhode Island | United States
Join us every Thursday 5:00-10:00 p.m., as we celebrate southern cuisine and well-crafted specialty cocktails from Sons of Liberty Spirits Company.
5:30 pm Cookies & Cocktails @ Crowne Plaza Providence - Warwick
Cookies & Cocktails @ Crowne Plaza Providence - Warwick
Mar 8 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Cookies & Cocktails @ Crowne Plaza Providence - Warwick | Warwick | Rhode Island | United States
Please join Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England on Thursday, March 8, 2018 for a very special evening of Cookies & Cocktails! Local chefs will be creating delicious desserts using everyone’s favorite treat—Girl Scout Cookies! We have partnered with some of your favorite groups to showcase our cookies “out of the box”: • Aquilante’s Bistro & Tavern • Ellie’s Bakery...
5:30 pm Hidden Presence: God’s Little Acre and Beyond @ Newport Historical Society
Hidden Presence: God’s Little Acre and Beyond @ Newport Historical Society
Mar 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Hidden Presence: God’s Little Acre and Beyond @ Newport Historical Society  | Newport | Rhode Island | United States
Evidence of the history of African Americans in New England from the 18th and 19th centuries is found in many historic burial grounds and cemeteries in the region, with the most significant and extensive of these sites being God’s Little Acre in Newport. On Thursday March 8, 2018, at 5:30pm, historian and author Glenn Knoblock will discuss some of these...
6:00 pm Ciné-Québec @ Museum of Work & Culture
Ciné-Québec @ Museum of Work & Culture
Mar 8 @ 6:00 pm
Ciné-Québec @ Museum of Work & Culture | Woonsocket | Rhode Island | United States
The Museum of Work & Culture invites the public to an upcoming event that will help curate the 2018 Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival. Ciné Québec, an evening of Québecois films in celebration of the month of Francophonie, takes place Thursday, March 8, at the MoWC. The evening will begin at 6pm with a wine and cheese reception in...
6:30 pm Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI
Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI
Mar 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Community Reiki Share @ Thrive Tribe RI | East Providence | Rhode Island | United States
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: – Stress relief – Relaxation – Reduces aches & pain – Supports the immune system – Aids better sleep Join us for our monthly community Reiki share. You will be able to...
7:00 pm 13! The Musical presented by the Academy Players @ North Providence High School
13! The Musical presented by the Academy Players @ North Providence High School
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
13! The Musical presented by the Academy Players @ North Providence High School | North Providence | Rhode Island | United States
Evan Goldman is plucked from his fast-paced, preteen New York City life and plopped into a sleepy Indiana town following his parents divorce. Surrounded by an array of simpleminded middle school students, he needs to establish his place in the popularity pecking order. Can he situate himself on a comfortable link of the food chain… or will he dangle at...
7:00 pm A Human Being Died That Night @ The Gamm Theatre
A Human Being Died That Night @ The Gamm Theatre
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A Human Being Died That Night @ The Gamm Theatre | Pawtucket | Rhode Island | United States
Eugene de Kock, known as “Prime Evil,” is a white policeman serving two life sentences plus 212 years for the torture and murder of anti-apartheid activists. His interrogator, a black female psychologist who served on South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, has returned to prison on a personal mission to discern man from state-sanctioned monster. In a harrowing exchange, prisoner...
7:00 pm Reconciliation Expressed in the Visual and Graphic Arts @ Cathedral of St. John
Reconciliation Expressed in the Visual and Graphic Arts @ Cathedral of St. John
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The third event in the Center for Reconciliation’s Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Series will feature an exhibit in partnership with the University of Rhode Island’s Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies. The works of local and national artists will be featured in an exhibit mounted in Synod Hall on the ground floor of the Cathedral....
7:30 pm Othello @ Trinity Rep
Othello @ Trinity Rep
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm
Othello @ Trinity Rep | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
By William Shakespeare Directed by Whitney White Featuring Jude Sandy as Othello, Rebecca Gibel as Desdemona, and Stephen Thorne as Iago Friendship and betrayal, love and jealousy. Once Othello’s most trusted confidante, Iago’s envy-fueled passions unleash a betrayal with catastrophic results for Othello and his beloved bride Desdemona. Shakespeare’s profound tragedy is an enduring story of race, love, envy, and...
7:30 pm Showcase Cinemas’ Ten Days of Event Cinema Presents Sixteen Candles @ Showcase Cinemas Warwick - Quaker Lane
Showcase Cinemas’ Ten Days of Event Cinema Presents Sixteen Candles @ Showcase Cinemas Warwick - Quaker Lane
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm
Showcase Cinemas’ Ten Days of Event Cinema Presents Sixteen Candles @ Showcase Cinemas Warwick - Quaker Lane | East Greenwich | Rhode Island | United States
Showcase Cinemas presents Ten Days of Event Cinema featuring Sixteen Candles! Take a trip back to your years of teenage angst and watch as Samantha’s sixteenth birthday becomes anything but special as she suffers from every embarrassment possible. Catch the classic Molly Ringwald film on March 8th. Purchase your tickets now at: https://www.showcasecinemas.com/movie/sixteen-candles
8:00 pm ERRATICS: Scenes from Thomas Cole’s The Course of Empire @ Stuart Theatre
ERRATICS: Scenes from Thomas Cole’s The Course of Empire @ Stuart Theatre
Mar 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
ERRATICS: Scenes from Thomas Cole's The Course of Empire @ Stuart Theatre | Providence | Rhode Island | United States
ERRATICS: Scenes from Thomas Cole’s The Course of Empire created by Dan Hurlin, text by Erik Ehn developed with the ensemble March 1-4 & 8-11 8pm Thursday to Saturday, 2pm Sunday Stuart Theatre Tickets: $15 (adults) / $12 (seniors) / $7 (students). Tickets are available from brown.edu/tickets or from the Box Office. Produced by Sock & Buskin and Brown University...