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Just GO! - Visit the places that make the Blackstone Heritage Corridor special

WOONSOCKET - Summer travel may be winding down, but as far as the Blackstone Heritage Corridor is concerned, now is the time to GO! Its GO! program, featuring 44 guided walks, bike tours, boat rides... more

Saltbox Colonial near Echo Lake has antique charm

830 Reservoir Road, Pascoag
BURRILLVILLE - Just over the Glocester town line off Route 44 near Echo Lake is this custom post-and-beam saltbox Colonial designed to look like an antique home. It sits on five acres along with a... more

Blackstone River Theatre offers roots music appreciation class with Duke Robillard

CUMBERLAND - As part of their Heritage Arts Studio initiative, Blackstone River Theatre will offer an ongoing monthly series of classes in roots music appreciation with Duke Robillard at the theater... more

Beginner fiddle and Irish step dance classes offered at BRT

CUMBERLAND - As part of their Heritage Arts Studio initiative, Blackstone River Theatre will offer a 10-week class in beginner fiddle with instructor Cathy Clasper-Torch and an 8-week session of... more

Expanded calendar for 17th annual Pawtucket Arts Festival

PAWTUCKET - The Pawtucket Arts Festival, with an expansion on its typical September calendar, returns this weekend with a new "farewell summer-welcome fall" format. The festival will run from Aug. 28... more

S.A.M.Fest - It's a free festival filled with music and arts

PAWTUCKET - Slater Mill invites the public to its 2nd annual S.A.M.FEST - Slater's Art and Manufacture Festival - on Saturday, Aug. 29 and Sunday, Aug. 30, to celebrate the end of summer with live... more

WRWC will host Providence paddle

PROVIDENCE - Meet the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council board while paddling through downtown Providence and learn about the river's role during Colonial times, the industrial period and even... more

Tickets to Russian Ballet's 'Swan Lake' now on sale

WOONSOCKET - Tickets are now on sale for the Russian Grand Ballet's production of "Swan Lake," coming to the Stadium Theatre on Sunday, Sept. 20, at 6 p.m. The classic ballet is based on the German... more

Enjoy an old-fashioned Labor Day weekend at Sturbridge Village

STURBRIDGE, Mass. - Families are invited to Old Sturbridge Village over Labor Day weekend, Sept. 5-7, to give a last salute to summer and enjoy an old-fashioned "Family Fun Days" celebration 1830s-... more

'A Christmas Carol' auditions coming up at Stadium Theatre

WOONSOCKET - Auditions for the seasonal favorite "A Christmas Carol," based on the Charles Dickens classic, will be held by Shining Light Productions at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, on... more

Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School announces auditions

EAST PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School announces the following auditions. All auditions are held at the Carter Center for Music Education & Performance, 667 Waterman Ave.... more

Swamp Meadow Theatre announces 'Christmas Carol' auditions

FOSTER - Swamp Meadow Community Theatre will hold auditions for "A Christmas Carol" at the Woody Lowden Recreation Center, 16 Howard Hill Road, on Thursday, Aug. 27 and Saturday, Aug. 29. Doors... more

Sign up now for Plein-Air workshop at Daniel's Farmstead

BLACKSTONE - If you love food, music and art, save the date for a fun-filled Labor Day weekend Sept. 4, 5, and 6 at the historic Daniels Farmstead in Blackstone. On Friday, Sept. 4 from 9 a.m. to 3 p... more

Wallum Family Field Day set for Sept. 13

BURRILLVILLE - The Wallum Lake Rod & Gun Club holds its annual Family Field Day Sunday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. to dusk. Each year the club opens its doors to the public for a day of activities... more

Annual French Heritage Festival is Sept. 12

WOONSOCKET - The Northern Rhode Island Council of the Arts invites the general public to the 33rd annual French Heritage Festival to be held at River Island Park on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 9 a.m.to... more

'I Do, I Do' exhibit at Linden Place

BRISTOL - Now through the end of September, the historic 1810 Linden Place Museum is hosting "I Do, I Do," an exhibit highlighting the weddings that have taken place at the mansion over the course of... more