Fall in New England is one of the most beautiful times of the year. It's the perfect weather to enjoy festivals and events while taking in the colorful foliage. October is chock-full of fall activities, so take a look at a few of the festivals happening in and around Providence. 

Beervana 2018 in Providence Crowd
Beervana September 30

Enjoy Rhode Island’s ultimate annual craft beer festival, taking place at WaterFire Arts Center.

Pronk Fest in Providence PRONK Sign
Providence HONK! Festival (PRONK!) October 6-8

This antidote to mainstream culture invites people to come together for the celebration of music.

Scituate Arts Festival in Providence Crowd
Scituate Art Festival October 7-9

Now in its 57th year, this festival is a favorite Rhode Island Columbus Day weekend tradition.

Man with Scary Shadow in Providence
Flickers' Vortex Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror Film Festival October 16-22

A week-long showcase featuring a phantasmagoric symphony of international genre films.

Heritage Festival
Rhode Island's Annual Heritage Fest October 21

A lively celebration of our state's cultural heritage with music and dancing from around the world.

Enjoy the fall season in Providence. Stay in the city, plan a dinner out and take part in exciting fall and Halloween events

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