Welcome to another GoProvidence Weekend Roundup. A spectacular WaterFire, free summer concert and family fun are just a few things in store for this weekend. 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 4

Family Fun Fridays
Family Fun Fridays
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum
Blithewold’s Family Fun Fridays are the ultimate way to enjoy a summer afternoon. Bring a picnic, a blanket to sit on, and enjoy the show! Each week, dance and sing along with the kids to a variety of educational and interactive musical performances. After the performance, enjoy ... read more

Summer Concerts at Waterplace Park

Summer Concert Series: Marian Hill
Waterplace Park
This summer the city has teamed up with 95.5 WBRU to bring some of the nation’s best rising talent to the Waterplace stage. The series features emerging alternative rock bands paired with regional rising stars. Six dynamic acts ... read more

SATURDAY, AUGUST 5

WaterFire Providence

WaterFire Full Lighting
Waterplace Park and Downtown Providence
WaterFire is a multisensory experience that has drawn hundreds of thousands of visitors to the city. This series of bonfires, installed on the three rivers of downtown Providence, entices with aromatic wood smoke, flickering firelight and enchanting music ... read more

Roger Williams Park Zoo Touch a Truck

Touch-a-Truck 
Roger Williams Park Zoo
See, touch, climb on and explore big trucks and vehicles used in the construction of the zoo's new rainforest exhibit — it's BIG truck fun! ... read more

SUNDAY, AUGUST 6

Ed Lang's Car Show

3rd Annual Ed Lang Memorial Car Show
Lang's Bowlarama
Head to the 3rd Annual Ed Lang Memorial Car Show to benefit the RI Community Food Bank. Spectators are free, but are encouraged to bring a non-perishable item donation for the food bank. Cars are $10 each plus the donation of a non-perishable item. Plenty of free ... read more

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