South Coast Artists.

This month: Explore South Coast Artists Open Studios, watch festive floats in a Fourth of July parade and do yoga in the park.

Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm 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 variety of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Food trucks or BYO picnic dinner, chairs or blankets.
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm 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 variety of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Food trucks or BYO picnic dinner, chairs or blankets.
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm East Providence Public LIbrary
Enjoy a summer evening with the awesome horns and romantic melodies of the New Providence Big Band! Featuring the dynamic vocalist Katie Kleyla, this fun big band performs the great standards. A favorite of Weaver Library audiences for the past three years, this concert is free and open to all. Bring a lawn chair and a picnic or enjoy a...
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Lettuce turnip the beet at this six-week concert series under Blithewold’s tent, the coolest place to bring your young sprouts! After the show, join us for fun-filled garden craft activities and picnicking. You can also grab a refreshing drink from the Del’s Lemonade Truck.
Jul 20 all-day COURTHOUSE CENTER FOR THE ARTS
Shokazoba is a nine piece horn driven funk powerhouse! They perform top quality, high energy music designed to move your feet, inspire the mind, and activate our souls. They play in theaters, underground clubs, on festival stages, at weddings, house parties, and wherever the cosmic tides take us. They aim to inspire greater human awareness through original, conscious, funky fusion...
Jul 20 all-day Stepping Stone Ranch
A celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of Woodstock featuring music by Trinity (Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young tribute), Blue Wild Gypsy (Jimi Hendrix tribute) and Who Are You (Who tribute). Gates open at noon, show starts at 1 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Food and beverages will be available for purchase; no coolers. Service animals only. Admission is...
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Providence River Greenway
The Flea returns to the Providence River Greenway for the outdoor season starting Sunday, May 12 across from 345 South Water Street, Providence, from 10 am – 4 pm, through September 29 (except September 15 due to a conflicting road race). Featuring the area’s best local vintage vendors, artists and makers, plus community nonprofits, food purveyors and food trucks, and...
Jul 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm McVinney Auditorium
RPM Voices of Rhode Island (Reaching People through Music) is excited to announce its fifth annual summer concert. Precious Memories Five “Expect Great Things” The “Precious Memories Five” is the culmination of RPM Voices’ annual two-week Summer Choral & Gospel Music workshops. Workshops are open to anyone who has a desire to sing and wishes to learn more about the...
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm St. Kevin Church
Ocean State Pops Orchestra “From Rossini to Rodgers: A Salute to the Stage” Join new Music Director Dr. Brian Cardany as he continues his inaugural season with the Ocean State Pops Orchestra, when we return to St. Kevin Church for “A Salute to the Stage.” On this evening, the Orchestra will present a themed program featuring musical masterworks and audience...
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm East Providence Public Library
Candida Rose and her ensemble combine Cape Verdean musical roots with American influences to bring a fresh new take on world/jazz music which Candida calls “KabuJazz.” Don’t miss this well-known gifted vocalist for her first concert at the Weaver Library! Free and open to all. Bring a lawn chair and a picnic or enjoy dinner from Taste of Island.
Jul 25 @ 11:00 pm Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Lettuce turnip the beet at this six-week concert series under Blithewold’s tent, the coolest place to bring your young sprouts! After the show, join us for fun-filled garden craft activities and picnicking. You can also grab a refreshing drink from the Del’s Lemonade Truck!
Jul 26 @ 8:00 pm Greenwich Odeum
Home and the people who make it have captivated Lori McKenna for years. Over the last three decades, as she became a wife and mother of five, she has also emerged as one of the most respected, prolific singer-songwriters in popular music. Her 2016 release The Bird and the Rifle netted three Grammy nominations, along with Americana Music Association nods––all...
Jul 27 @ 5:00 pm – 5:15 pm Providence GPub
On Saturday, July 27, GPub is thrilled to be hosting the annual G Block Party! Visit GPub on Orange Street in Downtown Providence starting at 5 p.m. to experience the reggae rock band Dudemanbro while indulging on street fare cooked curbside. Take part in street games, take a dip in the dunk tank (or dunk your friends.) and compete in...
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Providence River Greenway
The Flea returns to the Providence River Greenway for the outdoor season starting Sunday, May 12 across from 345 South Water Street, Providence, from 10 am – 4 pm, through September 29 (except September 15 due to a conflicting road race). Featuring the area’s best local vintage vendors, artists and makers, plus community nonprofits, food purveyors and food trucks, and...
Jul 28 @ 5:00 pm – 5:15 pm Providence GPub
On Saturday, July 27, GPub is thrilled to be hosting the annual G Block Party! Visit GPub on Orange Street in Downtown Providence starting at 5 p.m. to experience the reggae rock band Dudemanbro while indulging on street fare cooked curbside. Take part in street games, take a dip in the dunk tank (or dunk your friends.) and compete in...
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm 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 variety of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Food trucks or BYO picnic dinner, chairs or blankets.
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm East Providence Public Library
The University of Rhode Island’s Big Band returns to Weaver Library by popular demand! Audiences can expect a set of high-energy jazz and jazz fusion music from the 1930s to the present. These talented students, led by Professor Joseph Parillo, have been invited to play at the Newport Jazz Festival for the seventh time! Free and open to all. Bring...
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Little Compton Historical Society
Enjoy gorgeous surroundings during a special weekend to benefit Preserve Rhode Island and the Little Compton Historical Society. The Friday evening Preview Party features a sunset supper, complimentary beverage, live music, and early buying privileges. Ticket includes admission to Saturday’s full-day festival for more time to peruse antiques from around New England.
Aug 3 all-day Dogapalooza Family Festival 2019
The Pawtucket Dog Park Committee once again presents the annual Dogapalooza Family Festival. This two-day outdoor “country fair” style event is a must see for all locals and those visiting our city. Jam packed with fun events to both watch and participate in, it’s a great family event for all ages. The event takes place rain or shine on Saturday...
Aug 4 all-day Dogapalooza Family Festival 2019
The Pawtucket Dog Park Committee once again presents the annual Dogapalooza Family Festival. This two-day outdoor “country fair” style event is a must see for all locals and those visiting our city. Jam packed with fun events to both watch and participate in, it’s a great family event for all ages. The event takes place rain or shine on Saturday...
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Providence River Greenway
The Flea returns to the Providence River Greenway for the outdoor season starting Sunday, May 12 across from 345 South Water Street, Providence, from 10 am – 4 pm, through September 29 (except September 15 due to a conflicting road race). Featuring the area’s best local vintage vendors, artists and makers, plus community nonprofits, food purveyors and food trucks, and...
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm Greenwich Odeum
An undisputed expert in the fine art of making hit music, Jim Messina’s legacy of musical genius spans five decades, three super groups, a vibrant solo career and scores of producing and engineering credits. While acting as producer/audio engineer for Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Buffalo Springfield, Messina ultimately joined the band as its bass player. When “the Springfield”...
Aug 7 @ 6:00 pm 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 variety of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Food trucks or BYO picnic dinner, chairs or blankets.
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Lettuce turnip the beet at this six-week concert series under Blithewold’s tent, the coolest place to bring your young sprouts! After the show, join us for fun-filled garden craft activities and picnicking. You can also grab a refreshing drink from the Del’s Lemonade Truck.
Aug 9 @ 8:00 pm – Aug 11 @ 9:00 pm Greenwich Odeum
The ULTRASONIC ROCK ORCHESTRA Presents Three Unique Shows Friday-Sunday echoing the iconic music heard 50 years ago and still reverberating throughout the world today. To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock, the biggest concert event in history, The Greenwich Odeum presents 3 days of Peace & Music with the 15 piece Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra. Load up the VW Van and...
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Providence River Greenway
The Flea returns to the Providence River Greenway for the outdoor season starting Sunday, May 12 across from 345 South Water Street, Providence, from 10 am – 4 pm, through September 29 (except September 15 due to a conflicting road race). Featuring the area’s best local vintage vendors, artists and makers, plus community nonprofits, food purveyors and food trucks, and...
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm North Kingstown Town Beach Bandstand
Ocean State Pops Orchestra: 2019 Victory Day Concert – Celebrate America! Join the Ocean State Pops Orchestra for a sunset concert on the beach, as we perform for the very first time at the Cold Spring Music Shell at the North Kingstown Town Beach. This Victory Day concert will be a rousing Salute to America, with a night of classics,...
Aug 14 @ 6:00 pm 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 variety of musical performances. A perfect way to celebrate the summer with friends and family! Food trucks or BYO picnic dinner, chairs or blankets.
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am Blithewold Mansion, Gardens, and Arboretum
Lettuce turnip the beet at this six-week concert series under Blithewold’s tent, the coolest place to bring your young sprouts! After the show, join us for fun-filled garden craft activities and picnicking. You can also grab a refreshing drink from the Del’s Lemonade Truck.
Aug 17 all-day Little Rhody Vasa Park
Please join us on August 17 at Little Rhody Vasa Park in Foster, RI for food, drinks, arts, and the best collection of local musicians you’ll find anywhere. With music ranging from Rock, Blues, Country, Bluegrass, Folk, Funk (and even some Hip Hop)… there is something sure to please everybody who loves hearing a good ol’ fashioned guitar and all...