The home of the Providence Downtown Improvement District

Stages of Freedom

The shop sells books, gifts, furniture, art and more to support the Swim Empowerment program.  The museum showcases our state’s African American history with changing exhibits,… Read More

Bad Taste

Some vintage. Some new. All fresh.

Lovecraft Arts & Sciences

Lovecraft Arts & Sciences is a store in the Providence Arcade that serves as both a visitor center for H.P. Lovecraft fans and an emporium of… Read More

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


Located in the Arcade, the nude. cooperative space brings together six talented local designers that hand-make their own inventory.


Paper for projects, menus, invitations and more!