10 Ways to Savor the Weekend in RI

From Providence Restaurant Week to a magical performance, this weekend's packed with fun and flavor.


  • Cruise over the ice in a bumper car or skate the day away at The Providence Rink at Alex and Any City Center, open daily.

  • January 18-Feb. 4: The Wilbury Group stages The Skin of Our Teeth, Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer-winning comedy about an Everyman Family surviving disasters from the Ice Age to wars.

  • January 18-Feb. 18: Curt Columbus directs his own translation of Uncle Vanya, Anton Chekhov’s dark comedy of family, midlife crisis and murder, at The Gamm.

  • January 21-27: Newport Wellness Week kicks off with a Wellness Marketplace at the Newport Visitor Center, followed by a week of health-centric events and special offers across Newport and Bristol county, from yoga and meditation classes to cooking lessons and more.