Calendar of events

September 15 — 21, 2019

Found 46 events

Friday, September 20

R-E-S-P-E-C-T-A-B-I-L-I-T-Y: Black Women's Studies since

8:45 AM
"Righteous Discontent: The Women’s Movement in the Black Baptist Church, 1880–1920" by Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham impacted a wide range of disciplines and areas, among them, gender and sexuality studies, histories of labor and resistance, and …

Friday Afternoon Tours at Lippitt House Museum

12:00 PM
'Step into Providence's Golden Age' A National Historic Landmark, Lippitt House has one of the best preserved interiors in America, allowing visitors to experience exceptional Victorian design and American craftsmanship. Guided …

Office Space Fridays w/ Drummer Timmy J

2:00 PM
Join us to celebrate reaching the weekend! We have 1/2 priced apps in the bar area from 2-6 p.m. and will feature Drummer Timmy J starting at 9:30 p.m.!

RIHA to Host Entry-Level Cook Training Program

3:00 PM
Join the RI Hospitality Association (RIHA) for a three-week Entry Level Cook Training Program from Monday, September 9th to Friday, September 27th at the Genesis Center in Providence. This program will review the specific qualities, behaviors and …

Thinking of You

4:00 PM
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Rina Naik and guest artists Elena Obelenus and Pamela Seymour Smith Sharp as part of a group exhibit August 29 through October 6 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The …

Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village

5:00 PM
Come experience the fun and entertainment of the Roger Williams Park Carousel Village and enjoy some of the best local food trucks around! Ride the Carousel, explore Hasbro's Boundless Playground, hop aboard the Carousel Express train, listen to …

Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village

5:00 PM
Come experience the fun and entertainment of the Roger Williams Park Carousel Village and enjoy some of the best local food trucks around! Ride the Carousel, explore Hasbro's Boundless Playground, hop aboard the Carousel Express train, listen to …

Dan Denvir on All American Nativism

6:00 PM
Daniel Denvir will be speaking about his book, All American Nativism: How the Bipartisan War on Immigrants Explains Politics as We Know It. Denvir is an award-winning journalist, Visiting Fellow in International and Public Affairs at Brown …

Sounds of Streisand

6:00 PM
See the incomparable Lori Z., one of the finest Barbra Streisand tribute artist in America as she performs all of the Streisand hits at a dinner show including delicious five course buffet.

Fight Like a Mother: How a Grassroots Movement Took on the Gun Lobby and Why Women Will Change the World Author Shannon Watts Talk & Book Signing

6:30 PM
Join us for a talk and book signing with Shannon Watts, founder of Moms Demand Action for her new book Fight Like a Mother. For tickets for this event (the $10 ticket price will be applied to the cost of the book the night of the event), visit …

Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival Returns for its 14th Year

7:00 PM
The Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival, one of the East Coast’s most sophisticated culinary events, returns for its 14th year, September 19 – 22, 2019. In addition to the Grand Tastings on Saturday and Sunday, highlights of the …

Mike Hanley from CBS, Sirius Radio, & More

7:30 PM
Mike Hanley has recently appeared on CBS Boston's Best Comedians Special, can be heard on Sirius/XM and can be seen on YouTube with his viral video that has 22 million views. Mike's unique style of high energy, full tilt comedy has left audiences …

B-52s at Foxwoods Resort Casino

8:00 PM
It has been said that the B-52s are as quintessentially American as the Beach Boys. And thirty-five years and over twenty million albums into their career, the B-52s remain the among the most beloved rock stars ever. The B-52s unforgettable …

TERRAPIN – GRATEFUL DEAD TRIBUTE

8:00 PM
Terrapin is the ultimate Grateful Dead experience playing an authentic mix of Grateful Dead and other vintage jam-centric music. Since 2013, Terrapin has performed over 160 shows, live! Each show presents an original interpretation of songs that …

Fireside Weekends on the Rooftop

10:00 PM
Every Friday and Saturday from 10 PM to 2 AM, the Dance Floor DJs spin the hottest house and top 40s tracks!

The Late Show with Alex Giampapa

10:00 PM
Called "the nicest cynic you'll ever meet," Alex Giampapa began performing stand-up at the age of 19 and soon became a mainstay in the Boston Comedy Scene. He's shared the stage with legendary comedians such as Bill Burr, Hannibal Buress, and Gary …

"Storm Area 51" Party @ GPub

We can’t all make it to Nevada on Friday, September 20 for that real alien experience… so party with us at Providence GPub instead. It’ll be almost as good. We’ll have food and drink …

College Football Saturdays @ Providence GPub

Cheer for YOUR team during College Football Saturdays at GPub, and enjoy tailgate platters with your friends! With 17 LED TVs, we can screen any and every game!

Fireside Weekends at The Rooftop

Enjoy a meal, drink, and our casual yet elegant atmosphere as you take in one-of-a-kind views of Providence. Private fire pit lounges are available for booking at rooftopattheg.com! Every Friday & Saturday @ 10 PM.

Senior Restaurant Program

Call us for a list of participating restaurants throughout the state.

Summer Winds

To mark the launch of The Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting museum and its partners will kick off a city-wide, collaborative venture called “Summer Winds” from July 1 to September 30, 2019. Open and …

Saturday, September 21

International Coastal Cleanup

12:00 AM
The International Coastal Cleanup brings more than 2,000 Rhode lsland volunteers together to pick up marine trash from more than 65 miles of beautiful Ocean State shoreline, from the upper Providence …

Rise & Play: Sensory-Friendly Mornings in our Big Backyard

9:00 AM
Rise & Play: Sensory-Friendly Mornings in our Big Backyard Join us for an hour of nature play before the Zoo opens: designed for families who have a child with sensory sensitivities, come and play in Hasbro’s Our Big Backyard from 9 to 10 a.m. …

Rise & Play: Sensory-Friendly Mornings in our Big Backyard

9:00 AM
Rise & Play: Sensory-Friendly Mornings in our Big Backyard Join us for an hour of nature play before the Zoo opens: designed for families who have a child with sensory sensitivities, come and play in Hasbro’s Our Big Backyard from 9 to 10 a.m. …

“ROGER WAS HERE” A Seminar on the Life and Works of Roger Williams & the Continued Relevance of His Ideas

9:00 AM
Beyond his fame as the founder of our colony, the average Rhode Islander knows little about Roger Williams. On Saturday, September 28th(9am-4pm) at Smith’s Castle, Rhode Island history enthusiasts will have an opportunity to remedy that gap. …

Home Remodeling Fair

10:00 AM
Do you spend hours searching through Houzz or Pinterest dreaming of a new kitchen or bath and wonder how to make them a reality? Join us for a day packed with practical workshops and remodeling insights. Attend one workshop or stay for the entire …

International Coastal Cleanup - Third Beach with Norman Bird Sanctuary

10:00 AM
Each year, NBS leads the ICC at Third Beach, which is part of an international effort by the Ocean Conservancy to reduce litter on our beaches around the world. Last year 2,293 volunteers across Rhode Island picked up 13,389 pounds of trash! You can …

The Art of Painting with Alcohol Inks with Mary Wojciechowski

10:00 AM
​The Art of Painting with Alcohol Inks with Mary Wojciechowski Saturday, September 21st | 10am - 3pm $90 BAM Members丨$100 Non-Members ​ This workshop offers students an introduction to working with alcohol inks as a new fluid …

The Art of Painting with Alcohol Inks with Mary Wojciechowski

10:00 AM
​The Art of Painting with Alcohol Inks with Mary Wojciechowski Saturday, September 21st | 10am - 3pm $90 BAM Members丨$100 Non-Members ​ This workshop offers students an introduction to working with alcohol inks as a new fluid …

Fiddle n Folk Fest

12:00 PM
On September 21 from noon - 5:00 pm, Local Brew Events' 9th annual Fiddle n Folk Fest will take place in Haines Park, Barrington (near the boat launch). Featuring 10 bands (The Vox Hunters, Old Dog Daddy and the Dagnabbits, Hollow Turtle, John …

Preschool Adventures

12:00 PM
PRESCHOOL ADVENTURES (ages 3-5) These 90-minute programs focus on a special animal or area of the Zoo and present opportunities for adult/child pairs to make discoveries together. Programs include a lesson, activity, a craft, an up-close …

Preschool Adventures

12:00 PM
PRESCHOOL ADVENTURES (ages 3-5) These 90-minute programs focus on a special animal or area of the Zoo and present opportunities for adult/child pairs to make discoveries together. Programs include a lesson, activity, a craft, an up-close …

Third Saturday Tours at Lippitt House Museum

12:00 PM
'Step into Providence's Golden Age' A National Historic Landmark, Lippitt House has one of the best preserved interiors in America, allowing visitors to experience exceptional Victorian design and American craftsmanship. Guided …

Plein Air; Painting in the Farm Fields

3:00 PM
What is Plein Air Painting? Discover it on September 21 In the open air. RIght Here. Creating art outside in the field of nature. It is about outdoor light, finding the last days of summer into autumn splendor, meeting new friends, and …

Thinking of You

4:00 PM
Imago Foundation for the Arts (IFA) will feature artwork by IFA artist Rina Naik and guest artists Elena Obelenus and Pamela Seymour Smith Sharp as part of a group exhibit August 29 through October 6 at IMAGO Gallery, 36 Market Street, Warren. The …

Providence Roller Derby Presents a Double Header: The Mob Squad vs Central Jersey Roller Vixens & Sakonnet River Roller Rats vs The Old Money Honeys

5:00 PM
September 21, 2019 The Mob Squad vs Central Jersey Roller Vixens- First Whistle at 5:00 pm Championship Bout: Sakonnet River Roller Rats vs The Old Money Honeys Championship Bout starts at 7:00pm *Rain date Sunday, 9/22 …

Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival Returns for its 14th Year

7:00 PM
The Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival, one of the East Coast’s most sophisticated culinary events, returns for its 14th year, September 19 – 22, 2019. In addition to the Grand Tastings on Saturday and Sunday, highlights of the …

TJ Miller from Comedy Central, HBO, & Much More

7:00 PM
T.J. MILLER is one of the most sought after comedians in the world, certainly the northern part of the western hemisphere. He has been diligently working to make people laugh for over fifteen years, and is driven by the altruistic mission statement …

BILL FRISELL

8:00 PM
"It's hard to find a more fruitful meditation on American music than in the compositions of guitarist Bill Frisell. Mixing rock and country with jazz and blues, he's found what connects them: improvisation and a sense of play. Unlike other …

Fireside Weekends on the Rooftop

10:00 PM
Every Friday and Saturday from 10 PM to 2 AM, the Dance Floor DJs spin the hottest house and top 40s tracks!

Bagels and Bugs - Garrison House Acres Guided Walk

Today our focus will be on bugs! Join members of the Narrow River Land Trust for an all ages guided walk starting at Middlebridge and crossing to the NRLT Garrison House Acres Preserve. Our leader will be Dr. David Gregg of the RI …

College Football Saturdays @ Providence GPub

Cheer for YOUR team during College Football Saturdays at GPub, and enjoy tailgate platters with your friends! With 17 LED TVs, we can screen any and every game!

Fireside Weekends at The Rooftop

Enjoy a meal, drink, and our casual yet elegant atmosphere as you take in one-of-a-kind views of Providence. Private fire pit lounges are available for booking at rooftopattheg.com! Every Friday & Saturday @ 10 PM.

New England Pro-Am

As Season 28 nears completion, the polo action will be amped up on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 4pm in the New England Pro-Am, hosted by the Newport International Polo Series, Presented by Brahmin. After 6 periods, called chukkers, the match will conclude …

Senior Restaurant Program

Call us for a list of participating restaurants throughout the state.

Summer Winds

To mark the launch of The Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA), the non-collecting museum and its partners will kick off a city-wide, collaborative venture called “Summer Winds” from July 1 to September 30, 2019. Open and …

September 15 — 21, 2019