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    Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams Park Zoo

    Presented by Roger Williams Park Zoo at Roger Williams Park Zoo, Providence

    October 5 - November 5, 2017

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    The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back October 5 through November 5 delighting audiences of all ages.  This year we will travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient civilizations of Egypt and Rome.  As guests wander the Wetlands trail they will delight in the history of the Middle Ages, discover the New World, and be fascinated by major inventions like ...more



    Pre-Kindergarten Storytime

    Presented by Providence Community Library at Wanskuck Library , Providence

    Ongoing

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    Join us each Monday morning with the exception of national holidays from 10:15-11:15 a.m. for a developmentally appropriate storytime session with related crafts. Children between 3 and 5 years of...more

    Tomaquag Indian Memorial Museum

    Presented by Tomaquag Indian Memorial Museum at Tomaquag Indian Memorial Museum, Exeter

    Ongoing

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    Our exhibits focus on Southern New England highlighting the Narragansett Tribe. Learn about the amazing life of a real Rhode Island hero, the prominent marathon runner and Olympic athlete ...more

    Kids Reading Adventure

    Presented by Brown University - Bookstore at Brown University - Bookstore, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Join us for a story every Saturday in our new Children's Section on the mezzanine level (2nd floor) of the bookstore.

    Wizard Wonders Scout Adventures

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    Ongoing

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    Scouts investigate the magic of science during enchanted evening adventures packed with captivating hands-on activities. They’ll tackle creative problem-solving challenges as they experiment...more

    Knit and quilt for teenage foster kids

    Presented by knitonequilttoo at Knit One Quilt Too, Barrington

    December 7, 2016 - June 2, 2021

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    Join us the first Wednesday of every month from 10am to 1pm as we knit and quilt for teens in foster care.  Learn new skills from other volunteers and while doing a good deed!  All...more

    Bring Your Own Improv's Family Friendly Comedy Show

    Presented by Bring Your Own Improv at Warwick Center For The Arts, Warwick

    January 6 - November 24, 2017

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    Bring Your Own Improv (BYOI) is now in its tenth season!  This interactive improv show welcomes voluntary audience participation!  You can participate in one of three...more

    The Bit Players: Award-Winning Improv Comedy

    Presented by Firehouse Theater at Firehouse Theater, Newport

    February 28 - December 31, 2017

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    RI's most award-winning comedy troupe, The Bit Players hit the stage every Friday and Saturday night all year long with their fast paced, high energy hilarity! These improvisation...more

    Gallery Night Providence

    Presented by Gallery Night Providence at Downtown Providence, Providence

    March 16 - November 16, 2017

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    Starting with nine determined galleries in 1996, Gallery Night Providence has grown into a regional visual arts extravaganza. Art buses travel the neighborhoods of Providence letting people on and...more

    Schoolyard Market

    Presented by Hope and Main at Hope & Main, Warren

    June 18 - October 29, 2017

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    Schoolyard Market is connecting our community with the bounty of Rhode Island’s farmers and food producers. Locals and visitors alike come for breakfast, stay for lunch, and leave with dinner....more

    Sankofa World Market

    Presented by West Elmwood Housing Development Corporation at Knight Memorial Library, Providence

    July 5 - October 25, 2017

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    Sankofa World Market is a weekly celebration of food, culture and community in the West End. In 2017, the market will be held on Wednesdays starting July 5th through October 25th from 2 p.m. to 6...more

    newportFILM Outdoors: Coyote

    Presented by newportFILM

    July 13, 2017 - July 13, 2018

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    Join us for the inspiring true story of legendary American sailor and Jamestown native, Mike Plant. Pre-film live music from Randy Robbinsi kick things off at 7:20pm before the...more

    Se aculillo? / Are you scared? : an exhibit of contemporary Latinx/Latine artists

    Presented by AS220 at AS220 Resident Gallery, Providence

    October 1 - October 31, 2017

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    ¿Se aculillo? / Are you scared? is a one-month pop up exhibit in AS220’s Resident Gallery showcasing visual artists’ reckonings with fear: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE.

    The phrase. ¿Se...more

    Unplugged

    Presented by Rooftop at the ProvidenceG at Rooftop at the ProvidenceG, Providence

    October 2 - November 27, 2017

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    Start off your week relaxing on the Rooftop while watching live performances by local, regional and national music acts during our weekly “Unplugged” singer/songwriter series. Enjoy dinner and...more

    Rock on the Roof

    Presented by Rooftop at the ProvidenceG at Rooftop at the ProvidenceG, Providence

    October 5 - November 30, 2017

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    Spend your Thursday nights rockin’ out to some of the area’s top bands!  Every week, the Rooftop at the Providence G showcases the talents of bands from throughout Rhode Island and acts...more

    Bubbles & Beats

    Presented by Rooftop at the ProvidenceG at Rooftop at the ProvidenceG, Providence

    October 8 - November 26, 2017

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    Spend your Sundays on the Rooftop while enjoying our "Bubbles & Beats" series Featuring the Can't Stop DJs as they mix up the best in house, disco, funk and soul from 4pm-7pm each Sunday...more

    Two Roads. One Piano.

    Presented by GPub at GPub, Providence

    October 10 - November 28, 2017

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    Join us every Tuesday with live piano tunes by Billy Musto from 6 - 9 PM! Grab a friend and split our Tuesday Special: 2 Two Roads beers and 2 apps + free table games for only $22!


    Millrace Kitchen Open Mic Night Series

    Presented by NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley at Millrace Kitchen, Woonsocket

    October 11 - December 13, 2017

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    Bring your instrument, writing, and talent for a night of music, spoken word, comedy, and more! Join as a performer (3 songs or 15 minutes) or come with friends for the entertainment, coffee, and...more

    Westerly Nature Cruise & Seal Tour with Save The Bay

    Presented by Save the Bay at Viking Marina, Westerly

    October 14 - December 31, 2017

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    Save The Bay seal tours and nature cruises prove that summer isn’t the only time to enjoy the Bay. Take a 90-minute scenic ride down the Pawcatuck River into Little Narragansett Bay for the...more

    Scene Study for Teens with Theodore Clement

    Presented by Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre at Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre, Pawtucket

    October 18 - December 6, 2017

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    Are you interested in acting? Are you looking to learn more about the craft? Do you want your moment to shine? Scene Study for Teens is an active exploration and investigation of...more

    Astronomy Bonfire

    Presented by Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum, Bristol

    October 27, 2017

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    Gather around the bonfire at beautiful Blithewold Mansion to hear how your favorite constellations got their names. Enjoy some hot cider and a star program with naturalist Fred...more

    Not-so-Spooky Trail Walk

    Presented by Blackstone Parks Conservancy at Blackstone Parks Conservancy: Field, Providence

    October 27, 2017

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    Join us for stories by Books on the Square, a woodland trail walk and sweet treats for all ages! We suggest wearing sturdy shoes and bringing a flashlight. Costumes are encouraged.


    Nori's Boo Bash and Activities

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    October 28 - October 29, 2017

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    Join a watchful, whiskery dragon named Nori for a weekend of thrilling art making, games and presentations. There is something for everyone ages 1-11! Craft boo-tiful and creepy creations, explore...more

    Creepy Critters with Dave Marchetti

    Presented by Providence Children's Museum at Providence Children's Museum, Providence

    October 28, 2017

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    Lizards and snakes and frogs, oh my! Kids come in costume and meet some captivating critters - prickly, hairy but not too scary! Have close encounters with furry friends, slithering snakes and...more

    Spooky Zoo

    Presented by Roger Williams Park Zoo at Roger Williams Park Zoo, Providence

    October 28 - October 29, 2017

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    Spooky Zoo is back, offering daytime outdoor autumn activities for the whole family.  Come trick-or-treat (while supplies last) with us beginning at 10:30 am on the Treat Trail by the red...more

    A Wicked Workshop For Kids

    Presented by Stages of Freedom at Stages of Freedom, Providence

    October 28, 2017

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    This child-oriented workshop for ages 5-10 includes storytelling, a craft project, music, cider & cookies, and a Halloween gift. 


    KidoInfo Spooky Storytime + Haunted Art in the Park

    Presented by Downtown Providence Parks Conservancy at Greater Kennedy Plaza, Providence

    October 28, 2017

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    Storytime is back to haunt Burnside Park with partner Kidoinfo! This spooktacular event is fun for all ages, and a great family-friendly, not-so-scary event featuring spooky and funny stories and...more

    Fall Open House

    Presented by New England Institute of Technology at New England Institute of Technology, East Greenwich

    October 29, 2017

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    There’s only one way to know for sure if a college is right for you, and that’s to visit. Our Fall Open House event is the perfect opportunity for you and your family to discover why...more

    Game Night

    Presented by GPub at GPub, Providence

    November 1, 2017 - October 31, 2018

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    Every Wednesday starting at 5pm, enjoy free billiards, shuffleboard, foosball and Hasbro board games and take your chances battling a local brewmaster with “Battle the Brewmaster!” A portion...more

    Día de Los Muertos | Day of the Dead Celebation

    Presented by Rhode Island Latino Arts at Southside Cultural Center of Rhode Island, Providence

    November 2, 2017

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    The most honorable way to celebrate El Día de Los Muertos and loved ones who have passed is with remembrance and a celebration of their lives. 

    • Community Altar....more

    Fine Furnishings Show

    Presented by KL Communications Inc. at Pawtucket Armory Arts Center, Pawtucket

    November 3 - November 5, 2017

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    22nd annual sho at the Pawtucket Armory offering American made, handcrafted furniture, accessories and art in a wide range of styles, materials and prices. Thousands of items from 100 artists,...more

    WterFire Providence: WaterFire Salute To Veterans Full Lighting

    Presented by WaterFire Providence at Waterplace Park, Providence

    November 4, 2017

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    WaterFire Providence, the award-winning sculpture by Barnaby Evans installed on three rivers in downtown Providence, has been praised by Rhode Island residents and visitors alike as a powerful...more

    PCL Mini Golf Classic

    Presented by Providence Community Library at Rochambeau Library, Providence

    November 4, 2017

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    PCL is turning the Rochambeau Library into a Mini Golf course for the day – and night!

    Have fun with your friends and family, putting upstairs and down and through the stacks, and help...more

    The Gordon School Open House

    Presented by The Gordon School at The Gordon School, East Providence

    November 4, 2017

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    The Gordon School will host an open house for prospective students and families. The community is invited to tour the school, learn more about its values and meet the faculty and...more

    Light The Night Walk

    Presented by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at Rhode Island State House, Providence

    November 5, 2017

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    The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk funds treatments that are saving the lives of patients today. LLS is making cures happen by providing patient support services,...more

    Creative Hands Art Sale

    Presented by Temple Emanu-El at Temple Emanu-El, Providence

    November 5, 2017

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    The Third Annual Creative Hands Art Sale features a wide variety of works by local artists and craftsmen including wood, jewelry, paintings and textiles.  Perfect for Chanukah and...more

    Movie Night

    Presented by Rooftop at the ProvidenceG at Rooftop at the ProvidenceG, Providence

    November 7 - November 28, 2017

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    In partnership with FLICKERS, the Rhode Island International Film Festival, the Rooftop at the Providence G showcases short film collections by local filmmakers followed by a classic and cult...more

    A Christmas Carol

    Presented by Trinity Repertory Company at Trinity Repertory Company, Providence

    November 9 - December 31, 2017

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    Celebrating 40 years at Trinity Rep, Rhode Island’s family holiday tradition brings Ebenezer Scrooge, Jacob Marley, Tiny Tim, and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future to the stage...more

    Rhode Island Comic Con

    Presented by Altered Reality Entertainment at Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence

    November 10 - November 12, 2017

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    The Biggest Show in the Smallest State. Join the largest pop culture event in its sixth year.


    2017 rhode Island Comic Con

    Presented by Dunkin' Donuts Center at Dunkin' Donuts Center, Providence

    November 10 - November 12, 2017

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    Rhode Island Comic Con is Rhode Island's ONLY TRUE and official COMIC CON family fun event.Rhode Island Comic Con prides itself on bringing the fans of New England The Biggest Show in the Smallest...more

    Alternative ComicCon

    Presented by Providence Community Library at Olneyville Library , Providence

    November 10, 2017

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    Providence Community Library’s (PCL’s) Alternative ComicCon was so much fun in 2016 that the Library is bringing it back for a second year! Alternative ComicCon is a small scale comics...more

    Artisan Fair

    Presented by North Smithfield PTO

    November 11, 2017

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    Over 75 Upscale Artisans including pottery, cashmere, gourmet foods, custom bags, boutique cosmetics, home & garden, jewelry, belts, gifts and so much more! Plus a special visit from Santa...more

    Brain Candy Live!

    Presented by The Vets - Veterans Memorial Auditorium at The Vets - Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Providence

    November 14, 2017

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    Adam Savage, one of television's most loved personalities, has joined forces with Michael Stevens, one of YouTube's biggest stars and they're coming to a theater near you. They’re bringing along...more

    Garrison Keillor: Just Passing Through

    Presented by Providence Performing Arts Center at Providence Performing Arts Center, Providence

    November 17, 2017

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    Garrison Keillor captivates with his signature blend of humor, charisma and wisdom as he shares his journey to becoming one of America’s greatest storytellers. 

    Garrison regaled...more

    HOLIDAY SHOPPING EXTRAVAGANZA

    Presented by Community Marketing at West Warwick Civic Center, West Warwick

    November 19, 2017

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    There will be over 100 vendors on hand with awesome products – crafters, artisans, direct sellers, and more.  It's more than just a shopping event!  I've also added a couple of other...more

    Blithewold’s Winter Marketplace & The Shop at Blithewold Preview Party

    Presented by Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum, Bristol

    November 19, 2017

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    Blithewold welcomes you to its Winter Marketplace where local traders, purveyors of fine goods, artisans and artists and food companies will be selling their wares on the first floor of the...more

    Sparkle!

    Presented by Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum, Bristol

    November 24, 2017

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    Sparkle! Enjoy Blithewold’s marshmallow-roasting-Christmas-carol-singing-cocoa-sipping-strolling-through-the-twinkling-garden-paths-fun-for-the-whole-family event!

    Our beautifully...more

    The Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff 2017

    Presented by Island Moving Company at Rosecliff, Newport

    November 24 - December 1, 2017

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    Island Moving Co. invites you to join us for our wonderful holiday ballet A Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff. Follow our young protagonist throughout the mansion as she celebrates the...more

    Small Works Holiday Show & Sale

    Presented by Wickford Art Association at Wickford Art Association, North Kingstown

    November 24 - December 23, 2017

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    SMALL WORKS HOLIDAY SHOW AND SALE   ~   Go Big on Little Art! 

    The Wickford Art Association is presenting its annual Small Works Holiday Show...more

    Holiday Lantern Tour

    Presented by Newport Historical Society at Museum of Newport History, Newport

    November 24 - December 23, 2017

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    Hear the history of early American holiday traditions on an evening walk. Learn how Newporters did, or didn’t, observe the holidays.


    The Olate Dogs

    Presented by The Vets - Veterans Memorial Auditorium at The Vets - Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Providence

    November 25, 2017

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    Stage Eleven Productions is very proud to announce this special family show! Quality entertainment for all ages is something we take great pride in, and this event, we know will embrace dog lovers...more

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