Calendar of events

October 13 — 19, 2019

Found 79 events

Thursday, October 17

3rd Thursday Hike: Yawgoo Trail

8:30 AM
Join us for our 3rd Thursday Hike! Our October hike features the 2.2 mile Yawgoo Pond Trail, which takes the hiker by a kettle hole bog, over Mud Brook, and through a grove of stately white pine trees. Yawgoo Trail is also noted for its thick …

Junkyard

4:00 PM
The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, October 11, from 6–8 pm. Amy Sutherland will present recent figural and abstract ceramic “forms.” Aesthetically they are sculptures that “are born from pots” and thrown on a …

Empty Bowls Benefit for the RI Community Food Bank

5:30 PM
This special event brings together hundreds of local artists, over 40 local restaurants, and nearly 1,000 members of the community to envision a world without hunger, where all bowls are filled. The concept is simple: guests choose a …

Drag Bingo: Night of the Living Drag

6:00 PM
Are you Ready for a Spooky-Good Time? Join AIDS Care Ocean State, our fantastic Drag Hostesses, and the Drag Bingo Crew as we celebrate NIGHT OF THE LIVING DRAG! Join us for a night of fun, laughs, prizes and surprises. DON'T FORGET--we will be …

Family Fun Nights at Roger Williams Park Zoo

6:00 PM
FAMILY FUN NIGHTS Join us for a series of fun, family-friendly nights packed with music, entertainment, costumed characters, special guests and plenty of surprises. Each week offers a unique theme and different visitors, and children 12 and …

Family Fun Nights at Roger Williams Park Zoo

6:00 PM
FAMILY FUN NIGHTS Join us for a series of fun, family-friendly nights packed with music, entertainment, costumed characters, special guests and plenty of surprises. Each week offers a unique theme and different visitors, and children 12 and …

Ghost Story Open Mic Night

6:00 PM
Come gather round the lanterns and tell your ghost story! Join Providence Ghost Tour and Stranger Stories PVD on the terrace of Graduate Providence for an evening of spine-tingling tales! Sign up to share your paranormal panic or just sit back and …

Goat Hill Writers Fall Schedule

6:00 PM
There’s lots going on at Goat Hill! Visit our calendar of Fall 2019 offerings. Seminar Series Goat Hill offers the next series of our popular one-night craft-focused writing seminars. In September, we examine sentimentality--how …

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

6:00 PM
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, November 3 Celebrate the wonders of New England and all its glory and magic at the nationally acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular presented by Citizens Bank at Roger Williams Park …

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

6:00 PM
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, November 3 Celebrate the wonders of New England and all its glory and magic at the nationally acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular presented by Citizens Bank at Roger Williams …

Two Gals Cocktails Presents Fall Cocktails, Cider Infused Drinks and Sangria

6:30 PM
Bristol, R.I. - Linden Place Mansion, a 200-year old mansion located in the center of Bristol, Rhode Island, is hosting a series of tasting events this autumn with local beverage partners, Two Gals Cocktails. The once-a-month series of …

Providence Ghost Tour

7:00 PM
Join us as we lead you by lantern light through the darkened streets of the East Side of Providence, RI! Learn the history and the mystery of this fabled neighborhood over the course of this 90-minute walking tour. Tours depart nightly from Prospect …

Island Moving Company Presents: The Nature of Light

7:30 PM
Featuring works by Island Moving Company’s Artistic Director Miki Ohlsen and choreographers Jose Limon, Colin Connor and IMC’s Associate Artistic Director, Danielle Genest Performed to Live Music! Curtain: 7:30pm …

Kyle Dunnigan from Comedy Central, FOX, & Much More

7:30 PM
Most recently Kyle has filmed a pilot for his own series on Comedy Central. He is an Emmy, Peabody and Writer’s Guild Award winning comedy writer. He also won an Emmy for the most outstanding original music for the song “Girl You Don’t Need …

Boston Symphony Orchestra: J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, and Bartók featuring Sir András Schiff in the dual role of conductor-soloist

8:00 PM
The 2019-2020 BSO season continues as J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, and Bartók featuring Sir András Schiff in the dual role of conductor-soloist. The eminent Hungarian-born pianist András Schiff made his BSO debut in 1983 and last …

Legends in Concert at Foxwoods Resort Casino

8:00 PM
With international acclaim and its storied history, Legends in Concert is known as the pioneer of live tribute shows and possesses the greatest collection of live tribute artists in the industry. Each legendary performer not only looks like the star …

Island Moving Company Presents: Alice in Wonderland

Follow the White Rabbit as he takes Alice and the audience down the rabbit hole to Wonderland, where the audience from ages 6 to 99 will meet the Red Queen, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, the Caterpillar, the Cheshire Cat, and all the magical …

RIHA to Host Hotel Boot Camp Training Classes

With Providence gaining four new hotels by the end of 2019, trained entry-level employees are in high demand. Join the Rhode Island Hospitality Association (RIHA) for a hands-on, three-week Hotel Boot Camp, including a one-week immersive hotel work …

Friday, October 18

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 …

Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard to hold Mindful Meditation and Reiki Class

12:30 PM
Certified Energy Healer and Reiki Master Teacher Sarah DelSanto will lead “Mindful Meditation & Reiki” at Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard on Friday, Oct. 18 at 12:30 p.m. During this all-levels class, DelSanto will provide guidance …

Boston Symphony Orchestra: J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, and Bartók featuring Sir András Schiff in the dual role of conductor-soloist

1:30 PM
The 2019-2020 BSO season continues as J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, and Bartók featuring Sir András Schiff in the dual role of conductor-soloist. The eminent Hungarian-born pianist András Schiff made his BSO debut in 1983 and last …

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.!

Junkyard

4:00 PM
The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, October 11, from 6–8 pm. Amy Sutherland will present recent figural and abstract ceramic “forms.” Aesthetically they are sculptures that “are born from pots” and thrown on a …

A Night Out for a Good Paws

6:00 PM
You love cats. We love cats.  Let's enjoy A Night Out for a Good Paws!  Join us for a fun evening of bingo, raffle prizes, and helping cats in need! All proceeds help provide veterinary care, rehabilitation, and second chances …

Goat Hill Writers Fall Schedule

6:00 PM
There’s lots going on at Goat Hill! Visit our calendar of Fall 2019 offerings. Seminar Series Goat Hill offers the next series of our popular one-night craft-focused writing seminars. In September, we examine sentimentality--how …

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

6:00 PM
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, November 3 Celebrate the wonders of New England and all its glory and magic at the nationally acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular presented by Citizens Bank at Roger Williams Park …

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

6:00 PM
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, November 3 Celebrate the wonders of New England and all its glory and magic at the nationally acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular presented by Citizens Bank at Roger Williams …

Unleash Women's Business and Leadership Retreat

6:00 PM
Women in Business Retreat Coming to Providence Three-day event focuses on empowerment, faith and team building. Many people who either start a new company or look for an opportunity are often beset by numerous challenges. They may be …

Creature Feature Haunted Pathway

6:30 PM
Creatures convene at 6:30 p.m. on the bike path behind City Hall, waiting to selfie. Nightly, October 18-31 For a list of events visit millcityhaunts.com

Roosevelt Avenue Haunted Illuminations

6:30 PM
The 6:30 pm illumination of City Hall's Tower, and the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House in dramatic lighting and audio on Friday October 18 sets the spirited tone for an extended week of haunted happenings in Pawtucket, RI. For a list of events, …

IG Rhody Instagram Showcase

7:00 PM
The Newport Marriott and IG Rhody team have partnered for an exciting event showcasing beautiful Rhode Island. Photographs by local photographers will be displayed as part of a silent auction, with proceeds benefiting Children’s Miracle Network …

Providence Ghost Tour

7:00 PM
Join us as we lead you by lantern light through the darkened streets of the East Side of Providence, RI! Learn the history and the mystery of this fabled neighborhood over the course of this 90-minute walking tour. Tours depart nightly from Prospect …

ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW Presented by RKO Army

7:00 PM
In this exciting show, the RKO Army brings the cult classic movie, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, from screen to stage in an interactive event that will have you on your feet dancing and shouting lines back at the film. Sweethearts Brad …

Island Moving Company Presents: The Nature of Light

7:30 PM
Featuring works by Island Moving Company’s Artistic Director Miki Ohlsen and choreographers Jose Limon, Colin Connor and IMC’s Associate Artistic Director, Danielle Genest Performed to Live Music! Curtain: 7:30pm …

Kyle Dunnigan from Comedy Central, FOX, & Much More

7:30 PM
Most recently Kyle has filmed a pilot for his own series on Comedy Central. He is an Emmy, Peabody and Writer’s Guild Award winning comedy writer. He also won an Emmy for the most outstanding original music for the song “Girl You Don’t Need …

Group Tarot Reading

7:45 PM
As part of Pawtucket's MILL CITY HAUNTS programming, Old Slater Mill presents an opportunity to have a 90 min. tarot card reading done in the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House led by renowned author and paranormalist Arlene Nicholson. $25 per …

Mills & Mysteries: Paranormal Investigation

7:45 PM
Join renowned New England paranormalist and Old Slater Mill interpreter Carl L. Johnson for a guided, after-dark investigation of the historic 1793 Old Slater Mill factory, the 1810 Wilkinson Mill waterwheel bay, and the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House. …

Portal & EVP Paranormal Investigation

7:45 PM
As part of Pawtucket's MILL CITY HAUNTS programming, Old Slater Mill presents and opportunity to observe/participate for 2 hours in a research paranormal investigation utilizing portal & EVP equipment. Led by renowned author and paranormalist Thomas …

Legends in Concert at Foxwoods Resort Casino

8:00 PM
With international acclaim and its storied history, Legends in Concert is known as the pioneer of live tribute shows and possesses the greatest collection of live tribute artists in the industry. Each legendary performer not only looks like the star …

Toto at Foxwoods Resort Casino

8:00 PM
It’s without question, that Toto are currently in the middle of a major resurgence around the world. The band’s brand new Greatest Hits package titled 40 Trips Around The Sun debuted in the Top 40 in eight different countries. Few ensembles in …

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.

Island Moving Company Presents: Alice in Wonderland

Follow the White Rabbit as he takes Alice and the audience down the rabbit hole to Wonderland, where the audience from ages 6 to 99 will meet the Red Queen, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, the Caterpillar, the Cheshire Cat, and all the magical …

RIHA to Host Hotel Boot Camp Training Classes

With Providence gaining four new hotels by the end of 2019, trained entry-level employees are in high demand. Join the Rhode Island Hospitality Association (RIHA) for a hands-on, three-week Hotel Boot Camp, including a one-week immersive hotel work …

Saturday, October 19

East Side Nursery Annual ‘kids stuff’ Tag Sale!

8:00 AM
Indoors/Rain or Shine! Gently Used and Well Made: Baby Gear Maternity Coats Shoes Costumes Toys Books Clothes and More!

Saturday Studio: Teen Monster Manga: Halloween in the Manga Style

10:00 AM
In this 4-week session led by instructor Jerry Shippee, students will learn to design and draw Halloween/monster/creature images in the Manga style and will end with a final finished piece on bristol. This is a great opportunity for experienced …

SAVORY FARE WELCOMES THE NEIGHBORHOOD TO TASTE THEIR HOMEMADE MEALS

11:00 AM
Local business, Savory Fare welcomes the community for a meet and greet at Hope & Main’s Demo Kitchen at 691 Main St. in Warren on Saturday, October 19th from 11am-1pm. Savory Fare is a Rhode Island based meal delivery service that offers …

SAVORY FARE WELCOMES THE NEIGHBORHOOD TO TASTE THEIR HOMEMADE MEALS

11:00 AM
Local business, Savory Fare welcomes the community for a meet and greet at Hope & Main’s Demo Kitchen at 691 Main St. in Warren on Saturday, October 19th from 11am-1pm. Savory Fare is a Rhode Island based meal delivery service that offers …

Smith's Castle Harvest Festival- Dairy Days

12:00 PM
Come celebrate the Autumn season on beautiful Mill Cove in Wickford! Smith's Castle historic house and grounds will again feature Dairy Days. There will be children's colonial games and crafts, free face painting, a pumpkin roll maze, and Casey farm …

Happy Halloween House presented by Kaleidoscope Theatre

1:00 PM
Kaleidoscope Theatre's Happy Halloween House will be back this October 19 and 20th and it's not to be missed! The perfect adventure for families with children who might be afraid of the typical haunted houses that are everywhere during the Halloween …

Health Insurance for Freelancers

1:00 PM
In the current gig economy, many freelancers are navigating the health care system on their own. On Sat, Oct 19 from 1-3pm What Cheer Writers Club is hosting Health Insurance for Freelancers, an informative workshop and Q&A. Learn how to sign up for …

Westerly Nature Cruise & Seal Tour with Save The Bay

1:00 PM
Take a 90-minute scenic ride with Save The Bay down the Pawcatuck River into Little Narragansett Bay for peaceful views of beautiful fall foliage and a glimpse of some of our winter harbor seal visitors as they rest on rocks and shorelines.

Newport String Project Season Opening Concert

2:00 PM
On Saturday, October 19 at 2pm, the Newport String Project will perform a dynamic program of works by Dvorak, Schumann and Montgomery. In celebration of the Museum’s current exhibition Forever Young: Representations of Childhood and Adolescence, …

Newport String Project Season Opening Concert

2:00 PM
On Saturday, October 19 at 2pm, the Newport String Project will perform a dynamic program of works by Dvorak, Schumann and Montgomery. In celebration of the Museum’s current exhibition Forever Young: Representations of Childhood and Adolescence, …

Newport String Project Season Opening Concert

2:00 PM
On Saturday, October 19 at 2pm, the Newport String Project will perform a dynamic program of works by Dvorak, Schumann and Montgomery. In celebration of the Museum’s current exhibition Forever Young: Representations of Childhood and Adolescence, …

Festival Ballet Providence presents "Hansel and Gretel"

4:00 PM
Hailed with glowing reviews and enthusiastic reactions from packed audiences in its original 2016 premiere, Hansel & Gretel returns to chatterBOXtheatre by popular demand. The ballet immerses young audiences into the story of the charmingly clever …

Junkyard

4:00 PM
The public is invited to a free reception on Friday, October 11, from 6–8 pm. Amy Sutherland will present recent figural and abstract ceramic “forms.” Aesthetically they are sculptures that “are born from pots” and thrown on a …

Goat Hill Writers Fall Schedule

6:00 PM
There’s lots going on at Goat Hill! Visit our calendar of Fall 2019 offerings. Seminar Series Goat Hill offers the next series of our popular one-night craft-focused writing seminars. In September, we examine sentimentality--how …

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

6:00 PM
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, November 3 Celebrate the wonders of New England and all its glory and magic at the nationally acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular presented by Citizens Bank at Roger Williams Park …

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

6:00 PM
Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Thursday, October 3 – Sunday, November 3 Celebrate the wonders of New England and all its glory and magic at the nationally acclaimed Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular presented by Citizens Bank at Roger Williams …

Ronald McDonald House of Providence 30th Anniversary Gala

6:00 PM
On Saturday, October 19th, join us for our 30th Anniversary Gala! It will be an incredible evening to celebrate all the inspiring families that have stayed at the Ronald McDonald House of Providence over the years. Guests will enjoy an exquisite …

Unleash Women's Business and Leadership Retreat

6:00 PM
Women in Business Retreat Coming to Providence Three-day event focuses on empowerment, faith and team building. Many people who either start a new company or look for an opportunity are often beset by numerous challenges. They may be …

Creature Feature Haunted Pathway

6:30 PM
Creatures convene at 6:30 p.m. on the bike path behind City Hall, waiting to selfie. Nightly, October 18-31 For a list of events visit millcityhaunts.com

Roosevelt Avenue Haunted Illuminations

6:30 PM
The 6:30 pm illumination of City Hall's Tower, and the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House in dramatic lighting and audio on Friday October 18 sets the spirited tone for an extended week of haunted happenings in Pawtucket, RI. For a list of events, …

Providence Ghost Tour

7:00 PM
Join us as we lead you by lantern light through the darkened streets of the East Side of Providence, RI! Learn the history and the mystery of this fabled neighborhood over the course of this 90-minute walking tour. Tours depart nightly from Prospect …

Island Moving Company Presents: The Nature of Light

7:30 PM
Featuring works by Island Moving Company’s Artistic Director Miki Ohlsen and choreographers Jose Limon, Colin Connor and IMC’s Associate Artistic Director, Danielle Genest Performed to Live Music! Curtain: 7:30pm …

Kyle Dunnigan from Comedy Central, FOX, & Much More

7:30 PM
Most recently Kyle has filmed a pilot for his own series on Comedy Central. He is an Emmy, Peabody and Writer’s Guild Award winning comedy writer. He also won an Emmy for the most outstanding original music for the song “Girl You Don’t Need …

Group Tarot Reading

7:45 PM
As part of Pawtucket's MILL CITY HAUNTS programming, Old Slater Mill presents an opportunity to have a 90 min. tarot card reading done in the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House led by renowned author and paranormalist Arlene Nicholson. $25 per …

Mills & Mysteries: Paranormal Investigation

7:45 PM
Join renowned New England paranormalist and Old Slater Mill interpreter Carl L. Johnson for a guided, after-dark investigation of the historic 1793 Old Slater Mill factory, the 1810 Wilkinson Mill waterwheel bay, and the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House. …

Portal & EVP Paranormal Investigation

7:45 PM
As part of Pawtucket's MILL CITY HAUNTS programming, Old Slater Mill presents and opportunity to observe/participate for 2 hours in a research paranormal investigation utilizing portal & EVP equipment. Led by renowned author and paranormalist Thomas …

Boston Symphony Orchestra: J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, and Bartók featuring Sir András Schiff in the dual role of conductor-soloist

8:00 PM
The 2019-2020 BSO season continues as J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, and Bartók featuring Sir András Schiff in the dual role of conductor-soloist. The eminent Hungarian-born pianist András Schiff made his BSO debut in 1983 and last …

Chifferobe Presents Hallow-Wonderland

8:00 PM
Welcome to a delightfully sinister night in WONDERLAND… Enjoy the most fabulous art party in Providence this season, including live music, dancing dames, burlesque, body painting, hair sculpting, mind reading and other acts that you’ll …

Legends in Concert at Foxwoods Resort Casino

8:00 PM
With international acclaim and its storied history, Legends in Concert is known as the pioneer of live tribute shows and possesses the greatest collection of live tribute artists in the industry. Each legendary performer not only looks like the star …

Rick Ross & Jeezy at Foxwoods Resort Casino

8:00 PM
Rick Ross put Miami back in rap's national spotlight with "Hustlin,'" the platinum introduction to a uniquely larger-than-life character with gruffly delivered tales about the spoils and pitfalls of drug trafficking. The rapper became not only a …

Musical Journey Through Italy with Franco Corso

8:30 PM
Italian tenor and crossover pop artist Franco Corso performs with a six piece band led by Emmy award-winning musical conductor Mike Renzi for a live concert accompanied by compelling aerial video of Italian cities and towns. Special guest, hilarious …

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.

FLICKERS’ VORTEX SCI-FI, FANTASY & HORROR FILM FESTIVAL

A phantasmagoric symphony of international films blasts its way across the big screen as the Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival launches its 20th Annual Flickers’ Vortex Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Horror Film Festival (VORTEX), October …

Island Moving Company Presents: Alice in Wonderland

Follow the White Rabbit as he takes Alice and the audience down the rabbit hole to Wonderland, where the audience from ages 6 to 99 will meet the Red Queen, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, the Caterpillar, the Cheshire Cat, and all the magical …

RI Philharmonic Orchestra presents TACO Classical concert, Oct. 19

The concert features the solo debut of violinist James Ehnes performing Barber’s Violin Concerto; the women of the Providence Singers, Christine Noel, artistic director, performing Holst’s The …

RIHA to Host Hotel Boot Camp Training Classes

With Providence gaining four new hotels by the end of 2019, trained entry-level employees are in high demand. Join the Rhode Island Hospitality Association (RIHA) for a hands-on, three-week Hotel Boot Camp, including a one-week immersive hotel work …

October 13 — 19, 2019