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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Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Aug 12 all-day
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Annual Summer Group Exhibition. Contemporary American Art. Featuring forty Regional Artists on paintings, sculpture, photography and prints. Meet the artists on June 30 5:30-8 p.m. Exhibition will run through June, July and August. Open six days a week and closed on Tuesday.
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Aug 13 all-day
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Annual Summer Group Exhibition. Contemporary American Art. Featuring forty Regional Artists on paintings, sculpture, photography and prints. Meet the artists on June 30 5:30-8 p.m. Exhibition will run through June, July and August. Open six days a week and closed on Tuesday.
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ 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...
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ 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...
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Aug 15 all-day
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Annual Summer Group Exhibition. Contemporary American Art. Featuring forty Regional Artists on paintings, sculpture, photography and prints. Meet the artists on June 30 5:30-8 p.m. Exhibition will run through June, July and August. Open six days a week and closed on Tuesday.
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ 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...
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Aug 16 all-day
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Annual Summer Group Exhibition. Contemporary American Art. Featuring forty Regional Artists on paintings, sculpture, photography and prints. Meet the artists on June 30 5:30-8 p.m. Exhibition will run through June, July and August. Open six days a week and closed on Tuesday.
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Aug 17 all-day
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Annual Summer Group Exhibition. Contemporary American Art. Featuring forty Regional Artists on paintings, sculpture, photography and prints. Meet the artists on June 30 5:30-8 p.m. Exhibition will run through June, July and August. Open six days a week and closed on Tuesday.
National Grid Energy Innovation Hub @ 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...
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Aug 18 all-day
Art Gallery Exhibition @ Charlestown Gallery
Annual Summer Group Exhibition. Contemporary American Art. Featuring forty Regional Artists on paintings, sculpture, photography and prints. Meet the artists on June 30 5:30-8 p.m. Exhibition will run through June, July and August. Open six days a week and closed on Tuesday.
South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour @ South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour
South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour @ South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour
Aug 18 all-day
South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour @ South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour
The self-guided tour will take you across small highways and rural byways of stunning natural beauty. Visit the studios of some of the best artists living, working and exhibiting in the four beautiful coastal towns of Tiverton, Little Compton, Westport and Dartmouth. Both Open Studio Tour weekends are free and open to the public. SCA’s brochure and map are available...
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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
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,...
4:00 pm IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
Aug 12 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by guest artist Damian Bellotti and 18 regional emerging artists participating in a featured exhibit Thirty and Under. Artwork by IFA artists will also be on display at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren from July 26 to September 2. A free, public reception for the artists will be held...
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
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,...
4:00 pm IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
Aug 13 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by guest artist Damian Bellotti and 18 regional emerging artists participating in a featured exhibit Thirty and Under. Artwork by IFA artists will also be on display at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren from July 26 to September 2. A free, public reception for the artists will be held...
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
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,...
4:00 pm IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by guest artist Damian Bellotti and 18 regional emerging artists participating in a featured exhibit Thirty and Under. Artwork by IFA artists will also be on display at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren from July 26 to September 2. A free, public reception for the artists will be held...
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
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,...
4:00 pm IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
Aug 15 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by guest artist Damian Bellotti and 18 regional emerging artists participating in a featured exhibit Thirty and Under. Artwork by IFA artists will also be on display at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren from July 26 to September 2. A free, public reception for the artists will be held...
5:00 pm Music at Sunset: Gumption & Glory @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Music at Sunset: Gumption & Glory @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm
Music at Sunset: Gumption & 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.
5:00 pm Music at Sunset: Gumption and Glory @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
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.
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
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,...
11:00 am STEAM programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse @ Rose Island Lighthouse
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...
4:00 pm IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
Aug 16 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by guest artist Damian Bellotti and 18 regional emerging artists participating in a featured exhibit Thirty and Under. Artwork by IFA artists will also be on display at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren from July 26 to September 2. A free, public reception for the artists will be held...
5:00 pm Colorist Gallery Night Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
Colorist Gallery Night Reception @ ArtProv Gallery
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
ArtProv Gallery will hold a reception during Gallery Night Providence on August 16 from 5-9 p.m. for its newest show “Colorist.” The exhibit features the distinctive styles of three artists who express themselves through the use of intense color: Sherie Harkins, Nick Paciorek and Linnea Toney Leeming: • Linnea Toney Leeming: An abstract painter, Linnea’s vibrant and energetic paintings are...
6:00 pm Art of Race: Ancient Art @ Chace Center, RISD Museum
Art of Race: Ancient Art @ Chace Center, RISD Museum
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join Center for Reconciliation Program Director and Curator Elon Cook Lee and RISD Museum Curator of Ancient Art Gina Borromeo for a special opportunity to explore and discuss the racial history of ancient art in the RISD Museum collection. Space is limited. Please RSVP below to hold your spot. If you are RSVPing for more than one person please fill...
7:00 pm Sculptor Allison Newsome to speak on the evolution of the “RainKeep” at IMAGO @ Imago Gallery
Sculptor Allison Newsome to speak on the evolution of the “RainKeep” at IMAGO @ Imago Gallery
Aug 16 @ 7:00 pm
Sculptor Allison Newsome to speak on the evolution of the “RainKeep” at IMAGO @ Imago Gallery
Sculptor Allison Newsome will present “From Blithewold’s Gardens in Bristol to the Giardini Marinaressa in Venice: The Evolution of the RainKeep” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 16 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market St. The public is invited to this free event. Inspired by the redwood trees of her native California whose upper canopies catch coastal fog and direct it...
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
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,...
10:30 am Mornings in the Garden @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Mornings in the Garden @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Aug 17 @ 10:30 am
Mornings in the Garden @ Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Join vegetable garden manager Connie Ganley for an informal tour of Blithewold’s vegetable garden. These monthly meet-ups are designed to encourage and offer guidance to the home gardener or anyone interested in producing their own vegetable garden. Connie will not only highlight up-to-date garden topics, but also demonstrate some recipes and offer samples using fresh produce from the garden.
4:00 pm IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by guest artist Damian Bellotti and 18 regional emerging artists participating in a featured exhibit Thirty and Under. Artwork by IFA artists will also be on display at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren from July 26 to September 2. A free, public reception for the artists will be held...
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
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,...
11:00 am Tales of the Slave Trade Walking Tour @ Linden Place Mansion
Tales of the Slave Trade Walking Tour @ Linden Place Mansion
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Linden Place Mansion will host a walking tour of Linden Place Mansion and downtown Bristol, focused specifically on Bristol’s DeWolf Family and their involvement in the transatlantic Slave Trade. The DeWolf family, Bristol’s premier family in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, was once one of the largest traders of slaves in New England. Learn how Bristol, New England and...
12:00 pm Third Saturdays at the Museum @ Lippitt House Museum
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...
4:00 pm IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery
Aug 18 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
IMAGO’s Thirty and Under Juried Exhibit @ Imago Gallery | Warren | Rhode Island | United States
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by guest artist Damian Bellotti and 18 regional emerging artists participating in a featured exhibit Thirty and Under. Artwork by IFA artists will also be on display at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street in Warren from July 26 to September 2. A free, public reception for the artists will be held...