There’s a lot to do this upcoming weekend in Providence. Between Farmer’s Markets and Concert Series, there is always something going on! Check it out.
Thursday, July 9th
KidInfo StoryTime + Art in the Park At 10:30, join us for STORYTIME in Burnside Park while local authors, illustrators, storytellers and performers bring stories and books to life! Stay for ART IN THE PARK where resident creative genius Ricky Katowicz leads us into The Great Green Room!
Visiting Artist Program Workshop 3:00, participants will create their own textiles during this workshop.
Armory Farmers Market 3:30 p.m.
2015 Burnside Music Series 4:30 p.m.
Gallery Night at the Whitehorne House 5:00 p.m. Enjoy Newport’s only Federal period mansion open to the public.
Concerts Under the Elms 6:30 p.m. at the John Brown House Museum Lawn
Doo-Wop Concert “Reminisce” 7:00 p.m. at the Towers in Narragansett
Glenn Miller Orchestra 8:00 p.m. The most popular and sought after big band in the world today, will perform for both listening and dancing at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet in Cranston Thursday evening, July 9. Presented by the Rotary Club of Providence
Friday, July 10th
Paddle into the Past: Lower River, Native American History and Archaeology 5:30 p.m. Join us for a Friday evening paddle through Providence. Joseph N. (Jay) Waller, Jr. is a senior archaeologist with The Public Archaeology Laboratory, Inc., will share how the river changed from European settlement to industrialization to present.
Saturday, July 11th
Broad Street Farmers Market 8:00 a.m.
Hope Street Farmers Market 9:00 a.m.
Manton Avenue Project Plays 6:30 p.m. The Manton Avenue Project (MAP) is proud to announce that plays from their most recent festival, “This Land is Our Land: the public park plays,” will be presented in a summer series as part of the 50th anniversary of the Roger Williams National Memorial.
Shakespeare in the Spirit 7:30 p.m. This year’s concert,Shakespeare in the Spirit, blends gospel music to scenes from Shakespeare and both soar to new and unique heights.
Sunday, July 12th
The Providence Flee 10:00 a.m.
Providence Restaurant Week Experience the destination that Travel + Leisure readers voted the #1 City in the U.S. and Saveur magazine named “one of the notable
small dining destinations in the world.”
Alex and Ani Sunday Jazz Series 1:00 p.m.
Shakespeare in the Spirit 3:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.