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Partner News — Spring 2023

Spring is in the air, and we can finally start shedding those winter boots and parkas. Can flip-flops and bathing suits be far behind? We're ready for some outdoor fun in the city, so let's take a look at what's happening at the PWCVB and with you, our partners. PWCVB UPDATES Our Rhode Island…

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4 Things To Do This Mother's Day In Providence, RI

Clearly, moms should be lauded, celebrated and pampered throughout the year. But — speaking for myself — I'm just glad I get one day. If you're looking for a stellar gift or a way to show Mom how much you adore her (and really secure your spot as her favorite kid) here are some suggestions. Gifts…

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Get Your Groove On at the Providence Rock and Roll Yard Sale

Whether you're into vintage vinyl, still have a Case Logic binder full of CDs, or know the unique pain of winding tape back into a cassette, the Providence Rock and Roll Yard Sale has you covered. With a wide variety of vendors selling records, tapes and CDs, you'll find everything from jazz and…

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A Bounty of Brunch Options in Providence & Beyond

Brunch is the ultimate meal for all occasions. Whether you're fueling up for the day ahead or recovering from the night before, check out some of the best spots in the Providence area to combine two of the best meals of the day. Providence's two newest hotels aren't just a place to spend the night…

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2023 WaterFire Dates Released

You can travel the globe and never find anything quite like WaterFire. A series of nearly 100 bonfires that seems to magically perch on the three rivers of downtown Providence, WaterFire is actually an art installation. Created by local artist and Brown grad Barnaby Evans, WaterFire has attracted…

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17 Things You Can Do in an Afternoon in Providence

While we certainly want everyone to stay longer, sometimes there’s only a few hours to make a quick pit stop in The Creative Capital. For those on the go, here are 17 things you can do in Providence in one afternoon. Lunchtime Head up to Federal Hill for a leisurely lunch in one of the country’s…

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Your Dog-Friendly Guide To Providence, RI

Fear not when traveling with your furry four-legged friend. They're welcome at plenty of places in the Greater Providence area. As the weather warms up, lots of Providence restaurants extend their footprint by offering outdoor dining on their patios and sidewalks. From Angelo's on Federal Hill and…

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Top Tween Ideas for April Vacation

Coming up with fun things to do with tweens during school break can be tricky — they're too cool for “little kid stuff” and too young to go out alone with their friends. Here are some suggestions to keep both you and your tweens happy. Be sure to check with individual businesses to see if…

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Pawtucket Slaterettes Make (Women's) History

Mention Pawtucket and baseball in the same sentence and most Rhode Islanders think of McCoy Stadium and the PawSox. But did you know that Pawtucket is home to the oldest all-female recreational baseball league in the country? Women's History Month seems like the perfect time to celebrate the…

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Providence Gets Prehistoric!

Providence is getting prehistoric this spring! Travel 65 million years into the past with not one, but two super-cool dinosaur events. The Jurassic World Live Tour roars into the Amica Mutual Pavilion on March 23 for four days of dino-packed entertainment. This adventure-filled arena show features…

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