The home of the Providence Downtown Improvement District

Bad Taste

Some vintage. Some new. All fresh.

The Vault Collective

Pop-up vintage shop and workspace, including men’s and women’s clothing, vinyl, furniture and upcycled handicrafts. 

Downcity Outfitters

This is a place where style meets function and where quality is second to none. They bring locally crafted goods together with other premium and exclusive… Read More

Southwest Passage

Southwest Passage brings the best of Native American jewelry and crafts to Rhode Island. This new shop in the Arcade showcases glassware, handbags, trivets and coasters,… Read More


Skateboards, shoes and apparel.

Providence Optical

Founded in 1998, Providence Optical is an optical boutique with world-class eyewear for those who not only wish to see great–but also who want to look… Read More