aboard the Blackstone Valley Explorer – Departs from the Festival Pier, School Street, Pawtucket, Sundays through Labor Day. Tickets $12 adults, $10 children. Call the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council at 401-724-2200 or visit www.rivertourblackstone.com . Departure times are 1, 2, 3, and 4 p.m.
every Sunday through October at Shady Acres Restaurant, 164 Danielson Pike, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit facebook.com/fosterfarmerandartistmarket .
Daniels Farmstead, 286 Mendon St., Blackstone, opens its farmers market for the season. The market will be open every Sunday though Oct. 2, 11 a.m.-3p.m., and will feature locally grown fruits and vegetables; grass fed natural meats, goat milk soap, handmade products, live musical entertainment and more. The grill will be open from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Call 1-508-726-2042.
12:30 pm to 7:00 pm
St. John The Baptist Romanian Orthodox Church, 501 East School St., Woonsocket hosts its annual festival featuring Romanian and Mediterranean cuisine, ethnic and American music and dancing, children's activities, raffles and more. Admission is free. Call 401-766-3343.
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Celebrate the 274th birthday of Maj. Gen. Nathanael Greene at the homestead located at 50 Taft St., Coventry. The house will be open for tours with free admission. At 2 p.m., a short ceremony commemorating the general’s birthday will be held with a short presentation by Rhode Island Heritage Hall of Fame historian, Al Klyberg, followed by complimentary refreshments and a concert by the Pawtuxet Rangers Fife and Drum. Visit www.nathanaelgreenehomestead.org .
Held every Sunday at 2 p.m. The first two Sundays of the month are held at Four Corners Community Chapel, 200 Angell Road, Cumberland. The second two Sundays are at Brookdale Cumberland, 10 Old Diamond Hill Road. Call 774-266-7923.
Family-friendly concerts will take place on the Slatersville Congregational Church Common, Green Street, North Smithfield, on dates throughout the summer. The church kitchen will be open for food and ice cream. The North Smithfield Food Pantry will also be holding a 50/50 raffle. Guests are reminded to bring lawn chairs and blankets. There are no rain dates for the concerts, however, in the event of inclement weather they may move inside.
Terri Giviens performs at the Veteran’s Amphitheatre, corner of Roosevelt Avenue and Exchange Street, Pawtucket. Visit www.pawtucketri.com, call 728-0500, ext. 252 or visit city of Pawtucket Facebook page for details.