Events Calendar

There is always something interesting to do and see in Rhode Island and not just in the summer. Special events, fairs, festivals, and concerts are happening year-round throughout the state.

You'll enjoy world-famous music festivals.. fine seafood eateries and casual outdoor clambakes... triple-A baseball... Christmas pageants... the world's largest collection of cookbooks... galleries and a distinguished art museum where students' works hang next to those of the masters...dramatic, expansive gardens surrounding the countless great estates built during the nineteenth century... Narragansett Bay, one of the country's great waterways...busy harbors filled with fishing boats... Warwick's miracle mile of shopping.

Featured Events

Stamp Act Protest Reenactment
Washington Square
August 23, 2014
To commemorate one of the first major events that led to the American Revolution, the 1765 Stamp Act protests, the Society will host a team of costumed interpreters to mark this historic event....
Annual Rhythm and Roots Festival at Ninigret Park
Ninigret Park
August 29, 2014 - August 31, 2014
The hottest festival of music & dance in New England, the Original Rhythm & Roots Festival is a grand finale to a RI summer. 92 sets over 3 days and 5 stages. Family friendly. Labor Day Weekend at...
Celebrating the Rhode Island Watercolor Society with 1,000 Works on Paper
Rhode Island Watercolor Society
August 9, 2014 - September 4, 2014
Have you always admired the work of local artists, but couldn't afford to take home their pieces? The Rhode Island Watercolor Society will be hosting a fundraiser exhibition from August 9-September...
Wandering the Paths, Opening reception
Just Art Gallery
August 8, 2014 - September 6, 2014
Opening reception for Lee Chabot's Wandering the Paths. Come see his world in our world! Chabot's unique style of painting combines bold strokes with a controlled yet striking color palette...
Roger Williams Park Zoo
September 6, 2014
Tap into your wild side at Roger Williams Park Zoo! On September 6 from 5 -9pm sample over 100 craft beers from more than 50 of the region's finest brewers. Tickets are now available for purchase...
16th Annual Race Walk & Roll for Parkinson's
Goddard Park
September 13, 2014
The RI Chapter APDA holds this event to help raise money to support research and cure of Parkinson's disease and to support families. The event is an official 5K Race and 1.5 Mile Walk. Registration...
Fiddle n Folk Fest
Haines Park (near the boat launch)
September 13, 2014
Come to the Fiddle n Folk Fest in Barrington's Haines Park on Saturday, Sept 13 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm (raindate is Sept 14). Join the all fiddlers jam from 9:30 - 11:00 with Michelle Kaminsky....
supported by
Rhode Island Statewide Council on the Arts
Thunder from Down Under
Twin River Event Center
September 13, 2014
Australia's Thunder From Down Under, the internationally acclaimed male revue, is sizzling these days and nights and has become one of the hottest tickets in Las Vegas, the "Entertainment Capital of...
The Providence Flea
The Providence River Greenway
June 1, 2014 - September 14, 2014
The Providence Flea returns to the Providence River Greenway for opening day on Sunday, June 1, and every Sunday rain or shine through September 14, across from 345 South Water Street. The Flea is...
Dunkin' Donuts Center
September 10, 2014 - September 14, 2014
Enter a fantastical winter wonderland beyond all imagination at Disney On Ice presents Frozen! The heartwarming, Academy Award-winning tale you love is now LIVE and skating into your town. You’ll be...
Newport Yachting Center
September 11, 2014 - September 14, 2014
The Newport International Boat Show features a full range of powerboats and sailboats from both domestic and international manufacturers. Visitors will find an extensive selection of marine...
The Stadium Theatre
September 17, 2014
Edwin McCain, the voice that is romance incarnate, has launched a thousand marriages and stirred up Southern soul for over 20 years with his massive pop hits “I’ll Be” and “I Could Not Ask For More”....
Waterfire Providence - Basin Lighting
Downtown Providence
September 19, 2014
WaterFire Providence® is an independent, non-profit arts organization whose mission is to inspire Providence and its visitors by revitalizing the urban experience, fostering community engagement and...
River Island Park
September 20, 2014
Live Performances, Demonstrations, Yoga Workshop Health Screenings! Dept of Veterans Affairs signing up Veterans Over 50 Vendors for the Event, Shopping, Food, Entertainment, Health...
A Better World by Design
RISD and Brown Campuses
September 19, 2014 - September 21, 2014
A Better World by Design is an annual conference put on by students at Brown and RISD that focuses on environmentally and socially conscious design. Each fall, we bring together over 1,000...
The Big Toast
International Tennis Hall of Fame
September 26, 2014
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State will host its fourth annual '"The Big Toast" fundraiser on Sept. 26 from 7-11 p.m. The 21+ tasting event will feature more than 40 food and drink vendors...
Blackstone River Theatre
September 27, 2014
The Bohemian Quartet returns to the BRT for a fun and fiery concert of Eastern European and Roma folk music. Violinist Stan Renard, Nancy Richardson, viola, cellist Christine Harrington and bassist...
supported by
Rhode Island Statewide Council on the Arts
Roger Williams Park Zoo
September 1, 2014 - September 28, 2014
Share the unforgettable thrill of a close-up animal experience with your family! Feed a giraffe or a seal on weekends in September, plus Labor Day Monday (the 1st). Advanced online ticket purchase is...
Providence Children's Museum
October 23, 2014
Join Associate Curator Laura Johnson for an illustrated lecture on the history and fashion of jewelry in Rhode Island. From gold-filled to glass, the Ocean State was a crucial player in creating what...
Casey Farm
May 17, 2014 - October 25, 2014
The Coastal Growers’ Market, held weekly at Casey Farm, is a wonderful farmers’ market experience. Support local farmers and purchase a variety of specialty products including organic produce...
Newport Regency Hyatt on Goat Island
November 2, 2014
This event features traditional brunch fare including cocoa infused recipes, & a pastry & sweets buffet. music provided by Elderly Brothers. a full & diverse silent auction. all proceeds benefit...
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December 26, 2013 - January 12, 2014
Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the Land of Oz. One - born with emerald green skin - is smart, fiery, and misunderstood. The other is beautiful...
Providence Children's Museum
January 12, 2014
Listen to stories and create tree-inspired art to learn about the Jewish holiday of Tu B'Shevat, the "birthday of the trees." Presented in partnership with PJ Library, a program of the Jewish...
TF Green Airport
January 8, 2014 - January 18, 2014
The Rhode Island Military Organization (RIMO) Military Lounge at T.F. Green Airport will be opening in the very near future and be the host to more than 10,000 Armed Forces members annually. Our...