Things To Do in December

Discover the best things to do in Rhode Island this month, including family-friendly activities, festivals, performances, food events and shows. Here are our top picks:

  • All aboard! We rode the Blackstone Valley Polar Express and, yes, it’s just as magical as you’d think. Read more here.
  • Get your shopping done (and indulge in a little complimentary wine), plus other events in your December Bucket List.
Dec
12
Thu
Paws For A Cause @ Linden Place
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Paws For A Cause @ Linden Place | Bristol | Rhode Island | United States

Join the Pets in Need Veterinary Clinic on December 12, from 6 until 8 in the evening for ‘Paws for a Cause‘ at Linden Place in Bristol. The evening will include a wine and beer tasting, appetizers, and a silent auction. Tickets are $50.

The Pets In Need Clinic is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and full-service veterinary clinic that offers high quality medical and surgical services for pets of eligible elderly, disabled, and low-income pet owners at discounted prices in Rhode Island.

Feb
8
Sat
Izzy Foundation WinterFest 2020 @ Skyline at Waterplace
Feb 8 @ 7:30 pm

Please join us for Wine tasting, Casino night, Raffles and more… Proceeds benefit children with cancer and/or their families in the form of scholarships.

Apr
4
Sat
2020 Fight For Air Climb Providence @ Omni Providence Hotel
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
2020 Fight For Air Climb Providence @ Omni Providence Hotel | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Join the American Lung Association for the twelfth annual Fight For Air Climb Providence! This “vertical road race” will see hundreds of participants, including firefighters in full gear, racing up twenty-two floors inside the Omni Providence Hotel on Saturday, April 4, 2020. Climb solo or start a team for this unique fitness event and, after climbing, head over to our official after party where awards are given to the fastest climbers and teams. All athletic abilities welcome. Funds raised benefit the American Lung Association’s mission to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through research, education and advocacy. Register now at FightForAirClimb.org/Providence!

Jun
13
Sat
Lung Force Walk: Providence @ Roger Williams Park - Temple to Music
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lung Force Walk: Providence @ Roger Williams Park - Temple to Music | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Lung Force Walks are a time to come together to raise awareness and funds to defeat lung cancer and lung disease one step at a time. You will make new friends, learn more about our mission and help fulfill our vision of a world free of lung disease. Your participation and support helps save lives by funding key lung cancer research and provides invaluable lung health resources, assistance and information to those who need it most.

Sep
12
Sat
Fiftieth Anniversary Celebration @ Save the Bay
Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Fiftieth Anniversary Celebration @ Save the Bay | Providence | Rhode Island | United States

Join us as we commemorate fifty years of advocacy for Narragansett Bay with a 1970s-themed celebration featuring a live auction, musical performances and more. Guests will be welcomed to the event with a cocktail hour in the lobby of Save The Bay’s headquarters at Fields Point in Providence, before continuing to the outdoor event tent to enjoy hors d’oeuvres, signature drink and food stations, and desserts. Dig it? Don your vests, tie-dye, bell-bottoms and scarves and join us on September 12, 2020.

Sep
26
Sat
Izzy Gala 2020 @ Rhode Island Convention Center
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm

Come for a truly magical evening doused in shades of purple while you enjoy fabulous food, cocktails and live music. Also shop our unique live and silent auction items. And much more… All funds raised go directly to help support children with cancer and their families.