Your Weekend Must-Do's

10 ways to celebrate the official start of summer


Tuesdays to Fridays through June 28: Join in on an Italian tradition with Aperitivo Time at Sarto Restaurant. Bring your friends to enjoy a spritzer and snacks. 

Now through June 30:
Experience the exhibit highlighting the life and career of legendary actress Ethel Barrymore at Linden Place Mansion

June 21: It’s the official first day of summer, and there’s no better way to spend it than with seafood, wine, and beer at the beach during Ocean House’s Summer Oyster Roast from 7-10pm at Dune Cottage in Westerly. 

June 21: Kickoff the season with a fun night out at The Levitt AMP Woonsocket Music Series located at River Island Art Park. The whole family can enjoy this concert featuring How’s About Charlie taking the stage at 6pm and Los Habaneros performing at 7pm. 

June 22: Bring a blanket and picnic dinner to Wilcox Park to enjoy beautiful music at the Chorus of Westerly Summer Pops. The pre-show is at 6:15pm and the main show is at 8pm. 

June 23: Party on the rooftop with Kyle Bell during Sunset Sessions Reggae from 6-9pm. 

June 19-22: Grab the kiddos and go to Lincoln Woods Park for the family-friendly Rhode Island Splash and Dash aquathlon. Learn more and sign up on their website. 

June 21-23: The Rosecliff Mansion transforms into full bloom for the Newport Flower Show

June 22-23: The Federal Hill Summer Festival is here! Celebrate the neighborhood’s flourishing food and shopping scene from 11am-11pm. 

June 22 and 23: Who doesn’t love a good summer cookout? Come to the Rhode Island BBQ & Blues Festival in Providence for some good ol’ fashioned barbecue and all the fixin’s.