Welcome to another GoProvidence Weekend Roundup. A hard-hitting comedian, winter wonderland excitement and a classic superstar are just a few things in store for this weekend in and around Providence.
Friday, November 25
Spend your Black Friday at the Comedy Connection of Rhode Island as Rich Vos takes the stage. Vos is a New Jersey native with a no-holds-barred comedic style. You'll be doubled over in laughter, or in shock. Friday's shows are at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Engineer It! Brick Building Challenge
Bring the kids down to the Providence Children's Museum for the Engineer It! Brick Building Challenge. The kids will be challenged to build structures out of clay, blocks and even boxes. The event runs from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Saturday, November 26
Sunday, November 27
Since her appearance on "America's Got Talent," Jackie Evancho has made a name for herself in the classical crossover genre. She will be coming to The VETS on Sunday for a night of beautiful music. The show starts at 7 p.m.
Horse-Drawn Holiday Carriage Ride & Holiday Photo Shoot
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum is a picturesque place to visit, no matter the time of year. On Sunday they will be having old-fashioned carriage rides for up to eight people. The trip will bring you down Lover's Lane and up across the Great Lawn. You'll even have the opportunity to have your photograph taken before the ride. The rides start at 1 p.m.
Holiday Fine Craft Show
Bring out the holiday cheer by heading to the Holiday Fine Craft Show at the Hotel Viking in Newport. This annual event showcases more than 40 different artisans from all over New England. The show opens up at 10 a.m. so be sure to get there early.