Courtesy of SCLT

This month: Kick off the growing season at the freshest fundraiser around. Southside Community Land Trust’s twenty-seventh annual rare and unusual plant sale.

May 20 all-day Rhode Island Country Club
Golfers will enjoy golfing at one of Rhode Island’s premier classic golf courses along beautiful Narragansett Bay while celebrating the power of the Make-A-Wish mission with some of the region’s top business and philanthropic leaders. The tournament features fun and friendly competition on the course, followed by a cocktail reception, refreshments and celebration of Rhode Island wishes.
May 23 all-day GAMM Theatre
Sponsored by Greenwood Credit Union and under the direction of Conductor- Catherine Gagnon, WSO will transport our audiences to the movies with selections featured on the “BIG Screen” including music from Forrest Gump, Chicago, Fantastic Beasts, The Godfather, Grease, Pirates of the Caribbean, Wizard of Oz, and more, plus classical works used in film including Rossini’s Overture to “William Tell”...
May 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village
Food Truck Friday celebrates our fifth 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. Admission is free. Enjoy over 15 locally owned food trucks and local beer from Trinity Brewhouse, while listening to live music....
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Warwick Center for the Arts
Bring Your Own Improv’s Family Friendly Comedy Show (BYOI’s Family Friendly Comedy Show) Fridays at 7 p.m. – January 4 to November 29 (No July 5) Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its twelfth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation. You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud for a scene you like, yell...
May 26 all-day Goddard State Park Carousel
Sponsored by Greenwood Credit Union and under the direction of Conductor- Catherine Gagnon, WSO will transport our audiences to the movies with selections featured on the “BIG Screen” including music from Forrest Gump, Chicago, Fantastic Beasts, The Godfather, Grease, Pirates of the Caribbean, Wizard of Oz, and more, plus classical works used in film including Rossini’s Overture to “William Tell”...
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Chase Farm
Come out on Memorial Day for the Lincoln Memorial Day Parade. When the parade ends the celebration continues at Chase Farm at the Post Parade Food Truck Celebration. Live Music Food Trucks www.FoodTrucksIn.com/food-truck-events
May 30 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Museum of Natural History and Planetarium
Explore the trails of Roger Williams Park. Wear comfortable shoes. Recommended for ages six and older. Pets are not permitted. Pre-registration preferred.
May 31 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village
Food Truck Friday celebrates our fifth 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. Admission is free. Enjoy over 15 locally owned food trucks and local beer from Trinity Brewhouse, while listening to live music....
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Warwick Center for the Arts
Bring Your Own Improv’s Family Friendly Comedy Show (BYOI’s Family Friendly Comedy Show) Fridays at 7 p.m. – January 4 to November 29 (No July 5) Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its twelfth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation. You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud for a scene you like, yell...
Jun 1 all-day Bryant University
Connecting for Children and Families Ninth Annual Make Tracks for Kids 5-K Run/Walk and 1-K Fun Run Saturday, June 1 Join us as we run/walk this USATF certified 5K course at the beautiful Bryant University campus, all in a collective, superhero effort to transform the lives of children in Woonsocket. 8 a.m. – Check-in / Bibs 9 a.m. – 1-K...
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am Browning Woods Trail
Join us for an all ages hike at Browning Woods Trail, our largest land holding through pine and oak forest and past amazing stone walls. We will hike about three miles, though you can shorten your outing to about 1 mile if desired. Kids and leashed dogs welcome! This monthly hike on first Saturdays is part of a new Park...
Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Alex and Ani
First up, catch PRD’s travel B-team, the Killah Bees, as they take on longtime rivals, Boston Roller Derby’s Boston Common. Next, PRD’s Home Season starts with an epic bout between last year’s champions the Sakonnet River Roller Rats and the ever-resilient Mob Squad. Last year’s match-up of these teams ended in a 1-point victory for the Rats, and the Mob...
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Museum of Natural History and Planetarium
During our spring bird walks in the park, particular attention will be paid to migrating songbirds. We’ll search the canopy for warblers, tanagers and more. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring binoculars if you have them. All skill levels are welcome. Recommended for ages six and older. Pets are not permitted. Pre-registration preferred.
Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Roger Williams Park Zoo
Join us for an hour of nature play before the zoo opens: designed for families who have a child with sensory sensitivities, come and play in Hasbro’s Our Big Backyard from 9 to 10 a.m. Build mud pies, watch boats float downstream and climb high in a tree-house. Limited to seventy participants, this hour will allow you and your family...
Jun 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Providence River Boat Co.
Each Wednesday evening, from June-October, allow Captain Peter, and our guest guides from Providence Ghost Tours to introduce you to some of Providence’s longest-lingering residents as you cruise throughout our waterways. Surrounded by the moon-lit bridges, cobblestone walkways and century-old parks of downtown, you will learn of our capital city’s dearly-deceased-but-not-so-departed residents; local literary giants and humble servants alike; their...
Jun 6 all-day Downtown Providence
For the fifth year, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the City of Providence’s Department of Art, Culture and Tourism and founding partner FirstWorks will host PVDFest, Providence’s signature art festival, June 6-9. Providence’s world-renowned art, culture and culinary community join forces with artists from around the corner and across the globe to deliver a once in a lifetime experience. Live music,...
Jun 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Greenwich Mills
Food Truck Night in Warwick returns. Join us on the first and third Thursday of the month at rotating locations around Warwick. Events start at 5 pm May 2 Warwick City Hall 3275 Post Rd. May 16 Norwood Library / Norwood Gazebo 328 Pawtuxet Ave. June 6 The Greenwich Mills YJ Contemporary Gallery 42 Ladd St. East Greenwich (but really...
Jun 7 all-day Downtown Providence
For the fifth year, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the City of Providence’s Department of Art, Culture and Tourism and founding partner FirstWorks will host PVDFest, Providence’s signature art festival, June 6-9. Providence’s world-renowned art, culture and culinary community join forces with artists from around the corner and across the globe to deliver a once in a lifetime experience. Live music,...
Jun 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village
Food Truck Friday celebrates our fifth 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. Admission is free. Enjoy over 15 locally owned food trucks and local beer from Trinity Brewhouse, while listening to live music....
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Warwick Center for the Arts
Bring Your Own Improv’s Family Friendly Comedy Show (BYOI’s Family Friendly Comedy Show) Fridays at 7 p.m. – January 4 to November 29 (No July 5) Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its twelfth season! This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation. You can participate in one of three ways: Applaud for a scene you like, yell...
Jun 8 all-day South County Museum
“Take a Step Back in Time” is the theme for South County Museum’s 2019 Family Picnic Day Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Activities include storytelling, dress-up in old fashioned clothing, meet the animals and RI Red chickens on the farm, children’s games from the 1800’s, blacksmithing and letterpress printing demonstrations, tours, flower garden, face painting, as...
Jun 8 all-day Roger Williams Park (Boathouse/Carousel Village)
The Parkinson’s Foundation makes life better for people with Parkinson’s disease by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. In everything we do, we build on the energy, experience and passion of our global Parkinson’s community. Together we can continue to move towards a cure. Join us at Roger Williams Park (Boathouse/Carousel Village) on June 8 for Moving Day...
Jun 8 all-day Downtown Providence
For the fifth year, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the City of Providence’s Department of Art, Culture and Tourism and founding partner FirstWorks will host PVDFest, Providence’s signature art festival, June 6-9. Providence’s world-renowned art, culture and culinary community join forces with artists from around the corner and across the globe to deliver a once in a lifetime experience. Live music,...
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Museum of Natual History and Planetarium
Join our museum curator for guided walks of Roger Williams Park and learn how to identify seasonal wildflowers and common animals. From milkweed to muskrats, you will gain a greater appreciation for the surprising diversity of urban wildlife. Please wear comfortable shoes and bring binoculars if you have them. Recommended for ages six and older. Pets are not permitted. Pre-registration...
Jun 9 all-day Downtown Providence
For the fifth year, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the City of Providence’s Department of Art, Culture and Tourism and founding partner FirstWorks will host PVDFest, Providence’s signature art festival, June 6-9. Providence’s world-renowned art, culture and culinary community join forces with artists from around the corner and across the globe to deliver a once in a lifetime experience. Live music,...
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am Lincoln Woods State Park
Press Release On Sunday, June 9, families from all over Rhode Island will participate in the Ninth annual AIDS Orphan Care Walkathon at Lincoln Woods State Park. The walkathon begins with registration at 10 am, and walk at 11 am. Online registration is also available at www.AIDSorphancarewalk.dojiggy.com. AIDS Orphan Care improves the lives of orphans and HIV-positive children by partnering...
Jun 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Roger Williams Park Zoo
Listen to the delightful sounds of the Warwick Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, June 9th for their Pop Up Series Concert at the Zoo! Find them in the Wilderness Plaza near the Zoo’s newest exhibit, Faces of the Rainforest. Please note: Concert is free with Zoo admission. This Warwick Symphony Orchestra Pop Up Concert is sponsored by Robert’s Music. As a...
Jun 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Providence River Boat Co.
Each Wednesday evening, from June-October, allow Captain Peter, and our guest guides from Providence Ghost Tours to introduce you to some of Providence’s longest-lingering residents as you cruise throughout our waterways. Surrounded by the moon-lit bridges, cobblestone walkways and century-old parks of downtown, you will learn of our capital city’s dearly-deceased-but-not-so-departed residents; local literary giants and humble servants alike; their...
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm Providence Kayak Co.
Explore the Providence and Woonasquatucket Rivers, Riverwalk and Waterplace Park as we highlight nautical and historical points of interest! Witness osprey, blue crabs, swan, loons and the occasional great blue heron, in addition to our capital city’s architectural diversity and picturesque parks lining our waterways. The tours run approximately ninety-minutes. Complimentary beverages will be served at the docks after the...
Jun 13 @ 8:00 pm Greenwich Odeum
Megahit about intrepid archaeologist Indiana Jones, who in 1936 is sent on a mission to locate the elusive Ark of the Covenant. The storied treasure is said to make those who possess it invincible, and the U.S. Government wants Jones to find it. There will be no trailers or commercials. Our movies start promptly. Come early to get popcorn and...