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2018 WaterFire Schedule Announced

Nothing gets Rhode Islanders more excited for summer than the much anticipated WaterFire Schedule! A truly unique event that can be experienced no where else in… Read More

Bike to Work Day: May 18th

Whether you typically commute to work on foot, bicycle, bus, or by car, Bike to Work Day gives you an opportunity to change your routine. In… Read More

5 Events Not to Miss This Weekend

Tacos, mint juleps, energy drinks…you might need all three this weekend in Downtown Providence. Whether you’re visiting the neighborhood from Denver or Tiverton, plan out your… Read More

On the Stage in May

Providence theater season is starting to wind down and the curtains are closing with musicals both powerful and hilarious, as well as single night events from… Read More

Indowncity’s Taco Fest is Back!

The unofficial kick off to spring in Downtown Providence is always Indowncity’s Cinco de Mayo TacoFest. This year the Indowncity team has put together another fun… Read More