All Aboard for Weekend Fun in RI

Check out fun-for-all ages festivities, makers markets, live music, and more


November 16 - December 23: The Historic Blackstone Valley Train Depot transforms into a Christmas Wonderland to present their highly anticipated annual Polar Express Train Ride

November 16: Get ready to see some fast-paced athleticism on the ice as the Providence Bruins take on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms at The Dunk. 

November 16: Common Fence Music presents Honeysuckle at Warren's Hope & Main, a progressive folk/bluegrass band that’s made appearances at Newport Folk Festival, Lollapolooza, Mountain Jam, and CJM. 

November 17: Catch the legendary Wailers performing their revolutionary sound live at the The Knickerbocker Music Center in Westerly, featuring Soul Shot as the opening performance.

November 17: Celebrate everything Rhode Island while supporting a great cause with “That’s So Rhode Island!” Gala, benefitting the Ronald McDonald House of Providence. Enjoy a black-tie affair in a swanky venue featuring food, music, live and silent auctions, and raffles. 

November 17: Savor the season in South County at the 3rd Annual Ocean State Waves Brew Tour at the Aqua Blue Hotel. Enjoy an array of local restaurants, craft breweries, wineries, and distilleries, as well as music and the chance to win fun prizes. 

November 17-18: Narragansett Beer welcomes you to show support for the local community and get a little holiday shopping done at the same time during their “Made on Honor Market” at The Guild in Pawtucket. Browse works from over 65+ makers, artists, and small businesses, as well as a tasty array of food of drinks. 

November 18: Catch the Arcade Popup Farmers and Artisans Market at The Arcade Providence and enjoy browsing a variety of vendors including local food producers, farmers, artists, makers, as well as vintage and antique dealers. 

November 18: Add some awesomely entertaining live music to your Sunday afternoon plans as Brass Attack brings their horns, rhythm, and vocals to The Met stage in Pawtucket. 

November 18: Blithewold welcomes you to their Winter Marketplace where The Shop at Blithewold, as well as local vendors including purveyors of fine goods, artisans, artists, and food makers will be selling their wares in the Visitors’ Center. Enjoy an afternoon out with family and friends, and the chance to do some local holiday shopping.