The home of the Providence Downtown Improvement District


New arts and cultural venue! This mixed-use creative space offers a dynamic range of programming including dance, live bands, film screenings, art installations, and town-hall style gatherings, representing the diverse interests… Read More

The Spot Providence

“Where art, music and vibe come together.” Live music and food, 7 days a week.

Independence Trail

Follow the green line for a 2.5 mile tour that takes in over four centuries of history, architecture, culture and folklore. The trail is circular so there… Read More

Grant’s Block

Outdoor space next to the parking lot on Union Street from Westminster to Weybosset. In the summer, it’s home to Movies on the Block, bocce courts… Read More

Greater Kennedy Plaza

Greater Kennedy Plaza is a partnership of private and public sector organizations that have come together to transform the downtown Providence area (including Burnside Park, the… Read More

Roger Williams National Memorial

Roger Williams National Memorial commemorates the life of the founder of Rhode Island and a champion of the ideal of religious freedom. Williams, banished from Massachusetts… Read More

RISD Museum

The RISD Museum is the only comprehensive art museum in southeastern New England, with a collection of 84,000 objects of international significance. Visit the website often for… Read More

Providence Public Library

This 135-year-old nonprofit corporation provides free public library services through print, recorded and digital collections, information resources, programs of interest and relevance, and expert staff.


WaterFire Providence® is an independent, non-profit arts organization whose mission is to inspire Providence and its visitors by revitalizing the urban experience, fostering community engagement and… Read More