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Crave RI food festival: June 15 & 16

The CVS Health Charity Classic kicks off this week with an inaugural event, Crave RI. Held at the Dunkin’ Donuts CenterĀ on Thursday, June 15th and Friday, June 16th from 5:30 to 10 PM, this two-day family friendly food festival will feature food and beverage samples from more than 80 of Rhode Island’s top restaurants and 100 breweries and vineyards. The lineup includes Gracie’s, Matunuck Oyster Bar, Newport Vineyards, Milk Money, Duck & Bunny, and dozens of others.

Crave RI supports the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. Daily tickets are $20 each, plus fees. For more information about this event and the CVS Health Charity Classic golf tournament, visit cvshealthcharityclassic.com.