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Get your Veggie Box this fall!

Working downtown offers healthy benefits. Throughout the fall, you can take advantage of Farm Fresh Rhode Island’s newest program, Veggie Box. It’s a weekly delivery of fresh produce… Read More

Hungry? Head for Kennedy Plaza

We’re lucky to have every imaginable kind of restaurant downtown—whether you want burgers, cupcakes, burritos or steak. This summer we have a few new additions right… Read More

Downtown with Kids

Downtown Providence is a great place to explore with children of all ages! 1. RIPTA Trolley For just $2 per person, the Providence LINK Trolley takes riders… Read More

5 Reasons to Work Downtown

Downtown Providence is all about options. 1. You can drive, commute by RIPTA bus, or even walk to work from several neighborhoods. 2. To kick off… Read More

Providence 375: Focus on Ingenuity

Discover how Roger Williams’ legacy is still visible in downtown Providence today! To celebrate Providence’s 375th birthday, join The Providence Foundation and The Rhode Island Historical… Read More

Bookworm Tour

For those readers who prefer flipping through pages to scrolling down on a screen, downtown Providence has plenty of books and magazines to devour. Start just… Read More