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Jane’s Walk weekend festival: May 4-7

Get to know some of Providence’s hidden treasures during Jane’s Walk, a global festival on the first weekend in May! Inspired by urban activist Jane Jacobs, these free walks are led by volunteer citizen guides who share knowledge of their own communities while inspiring participants to think, talk, and connect.

The following walks are currently scheduled for the 2017 festival weekend. (Note that advance registration is not required except for the Friday afternoon walk focused on Rhode Island and the International Slave Trade).

Thursday, May 4th:

Friday, May 5th:

Saturday May 6th:

Sunday, May 7th:

The schedule is subject to change. Find more information about the global festival at