Explorer Riverboat Tours on the Blackstone River depart every Sunday through Oct. 20, from Central Falls Landing on Madeira Avenue, Central Falls, at 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m. A tour guide explains the ecology of the river and surrounding wetlands interspersed with stories about the people and history of the region. Adults $10, seniors and children $8. “Free Sundays” are the last Sunday of every month sponsored by Citizens Bank. Call 401-724-2200.
8:00 am to 3:00 pm
St. Eugene Parish, 1251 Putnam Pike, Glocester [Map]
St. Eugene Parish will host its 4th annual Car Show and Craft Fair.
For information: For more information, call the rectory at 401-568-5102.
9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Steere Orchard, 150 Austin Ave., Smithfield [Map]
Steere Orchard will host its 9th annual Apple Fest: A Fall Harvest Celebration. Blue Around The Edges will play Appalachian music with strings and vocals from 1 to 4 p.m. Free Scenic hayrides through the apple orchards will take place between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Pick-your-own-apples will be available throughout the day. The orchard will be offering free samples of apples, baked goods, and recipes, in addition to apple pies, apple crisps, apple cakes, hot mulled cider, pumpkin breads, and other apple and pumpkin treats for sale.
For information: For more information, contact Steere Orchard at 401-949-1456 or John Steere at 401-678-9236 or find the orchard on Facebook.
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Village Green, Scituate [Map]
Visitors stroll the Village Green, taking in unique varieties of art, craft, sculpture and antiques. Food vendors and musical entertainment will also be provided at the event.
For information: Visit http://www.scituateartfestival.org/index.htm .
Every Sunday. Doors will open at noon. Food and refreshments will be available. Call Cecile at 401-935-8919. Fairmount Manor, 525 2nd Ave., Woonsocket.
Captain Isaac Paine Auditorium, 160 Foster Center Road, Foster [Map]
Swamp Meadow Community Theatre will present the Arthur Miller classic drama “The Crucible.” Written in the early 1950s, the story takes place in Salem, Mass., in 1692. It recounts the events surrounding the Salem Witch Trials. Tickets are $12 for adults and $7 for seniors or students. Family price is $40.
For information: Call the box office at 888-493 7100 or visit wwwswampmeadow.org .
presents an evening of Scottish music at the Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., Cumberland. Admission is $15. For reservations, call 401-725-9272.