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The War of 1812 on Great Road

On Saturday, September 29 from 10 to 4., seven sites along Lincoln’s historic Great Road will host special tours, exhibits, and presentations with a War of 1812 focus; all sites are open free to the public. Take tours, explore the area, and discover the impact that the War of 1812 had on Great Road and […]

Undressing History

What Women Wore in the 18th Century

The Newport Historical Society will host Undressing History: What Women Wore in the 18th Century on Thursday February 21, 2013 at 5:30pm at the Colony House, Washington Square with Renee Walker-Tuttle. Living history interpreter Renee Walker-Tuttle will dress herself in reproduction 18th century garments, allowing visitors to get a glimpse into the dressing room of the […]

THE KING’S SINGERS AT KENT HALL

Sunday, February 10th, 2013 at 7 pm

  The Chorus of Westerly presents its Kent Hall Master Series performance of 2013 with a special concert by the world famous a cappella ensemble The King’s Singers on Sunday, February 10, 2013, in the George Kent Performance Hall, 119 High Street, Westerly, Rhode Island. Tickets can be purchased by calling 401.596.8663 or by visiting […]

February School Vacation at Providence Children’s Museum

February 18-22

Providence Children’s Museum is the BEST place for school vacation fun! The Museum is open during vacation, Monday, February 18 – Friday, February 22, from 9AM – 6PM. Families can explore ThinkSpace, a major new exhibit exploring spatial thinking, and enjoy these special programs and performances: Keith Munslow Monday, February 18 11:30 AM, 1PM & […]

Monster Jam Coming to Providence

Spiderman to Make First Ever Appearance at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center

  Motor Sports℠ announced that tickets for Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam®, the world’s premier monster truck series, are now on sale. The event will feature these popular trucks, subject to change without notice: Grave Digger, AP Grinder, El Toro Loco, Crushstation, Aftershock, Krazy Train, Thrasher, and making its debut in Providence, Spiderman. The show […]

EARLY VALENTINE’S DAY EVENT TO PAMPER LOCAL LADIES

Special shopping event at MUSE

Valentine’s Day will surely be easier this year for those wishing to buy something special for their lady. MUSE’s Be My Valentine Registry & Spa Event on February 7th from 6-8 p.m. will allow women to register for their favorite jewelry and gift items in the shop so that their partners can come back and […]

Franz Joseph Haydn’s The Creation

Providence Singers to presents on Sunday, Feb. 10

On Sunday, February 10 at 4:30 p.m., the Providence Singers will perform Haydn’s grand and triumphant oratorio, The Creation. The concert will feature renowned guest soloists and musicians from the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra. Composed in 1797, The Creation was inspired by the oratorios of Handel, which is evident in its energetic spirit and sense […]

Hotel Providence Awarded AAA Four Diamond

Seven years in a row for the boutique downtown hotel

Providence has been awarded the AAA 4 Diamond award for 2013. “We are pleased to have been recognized with our eighth consecutive AAA Four Diamond Award,” said Tom Fitzgibbons, General Manager. “Our team is committed to ensuring that every guest’s experience exceeds all expectations. This award acknowledges the hard work and daily dedication of our […]

Judge a Man By His Character

A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Providence Children’s Museum

Providence Children’s Museum presents a powerful celebration of the life  and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 21.  The  event features a live performance with songs and stories, an exhibit and  anti-discrimination activities and is free with Museum admission of  $9 per person. The Civil Rights movement comes to life in […]

Contemporary Thater’s Winter Schedule

Nine Productions Planned through March 2013

The Contemporary Theater Company announced a series of new projects by local artists in its Springboard Season from January to March 2013. There is something for everyone in this season that promotes The Contemporary Theater Company’s goal of facilitating new, exciting work by local artists and bringing the arts to the community. On Jan. 18 […]