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Looking for fun? Here are our top 5 things to do this weekend in Rhode Island
Will this beautiful weather hold out for the weekend? Rhode Islanders can only hope, because there is lots of fun to be had Sept. 23 and 24 across the state. From quahogs to Quaker meetinghouses, and arts to alpacas, there's something for everyone. Check out our picks for the top five things to do this weekend in Rhode Island.
First Ever Friday Night Dyke Night: Riobamba, Ushka, & Yolibel Set to Rock the Salon!
Get ready to shake up your usual Friday night routine! The Salon on 57 Eddy Street, Providence, RI is set to host an extraordinary event - Dyke Night feat. Riobamba, Ushka, & Yolibel. This isn't just any Friday night, it's the FIRST EVER FRIDAY NIGHT DYk3 NIGHT! The event is designed especially for those who prefer to hit the hay early during the weekdays, but still want to experience a night of vibrant entertainment.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Pets Up for Adoption in Warwick, RI
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Warwick.
New owner celebrates acquisition of Brigido's
NORTH SMITHFIELD – The new owner of Brigido’s, a three-store area chain, is marking the occasion with grand opening celebrations. Brigido’s Fresh Market at 900 Victory Highway in North Smithfield hosted an official reopening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony last Friday, Sept. 15.
Buddy Mott was a Newport tattoo legend. His daughter captured his legacy in a new book.
BRISTOL – One day a sailor walked into a tattoo shop in Newport and said to the owner, the late Carlton “Buddy" Mott, that he did not want a tattoo but he just wanted to meet the legendary Mott. After all, he heard about the witty Mott in...
Fall entertainment and activities
“The Good John Proctor” and “Becky Nurse of Salem” – two dark comedies presented at Trinity Rep’s Dowling Theater, 201 Washington St., Providence. “The Good John Proctor” explores the world of Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” from the perspective of the four young girls who made accusations leading up to the Salem Witch Trials. Running concurrently, “Becky Nurse of Salem” follows a modern descendant of witch trial victim Rebecca Nurse as she wrestles with reclaiming her life and reversing her bad luck through the help of a local mystic. Runs through Nov. 12. For tickets, visit www.trinityrep.com.
Playing the graveyard shift
PROVIDENCE – Ready to feel like it’s actually autumn after an early September heat wave? It would be tough to find an event that screams fall more than the upcoming Mausoleum Hill Sessions – think crisp, cozy, ethereal vibes, with a bit of an otherworldly feel. It’s...
Adoptable Pet of the Week
You can have Summer in your home all year long! Yes, her name is Summer and she truly brings the sunshine! This beauty is just over a year old and is a medium sized mixed breed. Her soft coat is multi-color and her big brown eyes just seem to say "love me!" Summer is playful, lovable, smart and loves yummy treats! If you'd like to meet her please contact EGAPL The Heart of RI at 401-467-3670 or visit during their open adoption hours Wednesday 3:00-7:00, Thursday & Friday 12:00-2:00 or Saturday 10:00-2:00. They are located at 44 Worthington Road Cranston, RI. Summer will be ready to share her warmth with you!
Warwick Food Truck Night: A Culinary Extravaganza with Live Music and Free Entry!
Get ready to experience a culinary extravaganza at the upcoming Warwick Food Truck Night - Crowne Plaza. The event is scheduled to take place on Thu, Sep 21 from 4pm - 7pm at the Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick (Airport), 801 Greenwich Ave., Warwick, RI 02886. The best part? Entry is absolutely free!
Mark Your Calendars for the Neighborhood Yard Sale - A Shopping Extravaganza!
Get ready to rummage! The much-anticipated Neighborhood Yard Sale is happening this Saturday, September 23, from 9am to 2pm. The best part? Entry is absolutely free!. Set your alarms, mark your calendars and gather your friends and family for a shopping experience like no other. Nestled in the heart of our community at 29 Winfield Road, Providence, RI 02906, the yard sale promises a delightful morning of shopping and camaraderie.
Food Truck Concert Nights at Diamond Hill Park: A Weekend of Food, Music, and Fun!
Get ready to rock your taste buds and groove to the beats this weekend at the Food Truck Concert Nights Diamond Hill Park! This mouthwatering extravaganza is happening on Sat, Sep 23, from 4pm to 7pm at the picturesque Diamond Hill State Park, 4097 Diamond Hill Rd, Cumberland, RI 02864.
RISPCA new home a haven for pets & people
Wayne Kezirian, president of the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, was prepared for the opening of their new home on Plan Way in Warwick Thursday evening. The RISPCA staff ordered food for 250. It was just enough. What he hadn’t planned was the story recounted...
NBC 10 I-Team: Rhode Island contractor unreachable after lottery win
Consumers in Rhode Island and Massachusetts are looking for a local contractor they say charged them thousands of dollars for work that later fell apart. That contractor won a lottery jackpot in Massachusetts this past June and consumers who hired him said they’ve had trouble getting him to respond to their complaints ever since, so the NBC 10 I-Team joined in on the search.
Artists wanted for Lincoln's BeWitched & BeDazzled Festival
LINCOLN – As part of the festivities at Lincoln’s upcoming BeWitched & BeDazzled Fall Festival at Chase Farm Park on Saturday, Sept. 30, artists 18 and older are invited to join in the event by entering the Plein Air Art Competition, where art is created on site, capturing the essence of the event.
Unleash Your Creativity at the Fall Wreath Resin Frame Workshop!
Get ready to unleash your inner artist at the Fall Wreath Resin Frame Workshop! This exciting event will take place on Fri, Sep 22 from 6pm to 8pm at the MoonStone Art Studio, located at 953 Namquid Drive, Warwick, United States.