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Celebrate Downcity: Saturday, December 5th

This season, we have so many reasons to #Celebrate Downcity! On Saturday, December 5th, come to Grant’s Block and Aurora for a full day of special holiday activities organized by Indowncity Providence. Enjoy shopping, music, movies, treats, drinks and more!


The Providence Flea is setting up a special indoor Holiday Mini-Flea at Aurora, 276 Westminster Street, from 10 am to 4 pm, offering a variety of handmade and vintage goods. Drink holiday cocktails at the bar while you shop!

At noon, pose for pics with Santa outdoors in Grant’s Block. Take home a Shop Small tote bag while supplies last. When you’re ready for a shopping break, check out a mix of food vendors offering holiday favorites, plus several local food trucks: Poco Loco Tacos, Championship Melt, O’Creperie, and Friskie Fries. Neighborhood eatery Small Point Cafe will also have hot beverages to help you warm up!

Throughout the day, What Cheer Records will spin holiday vinyl from the Grant’s Block stage, in between live sets by local bands. Movies on the Block will screen a holiday movie after sunset. Find more details at