Welcome to another GoProvidence Weekend Roundup. An arts festival, theater celebrations and some "Red Red Wine" are just some of the things in store this weekend.    

Friday, August 26

Pawtucket Arts Festival
Head on over to neighboring Pawtucket for the Pawtucket Arts Festival. This month-long celebration highlights the of best arts and culture in Pawtucket. The festival kicks off on Friday with the 18th Annual Taste of the Valley. Visit PawtucketArtsFestival.org for more details. 

Fall in love with UB40 all over again at the Twin River Events Center this Friday. UB40 is a pop/reggae band who gained a large audience in the 80s. Enjoy classic hits like "Red Red Wine" and "Falling In Love With You." The show starts at 8 p.m.

Saturday, August 27

Mike Hanley
Spend your Saturday doubled over in laughter at the RI Comedy Connection as Mike Hanley takes the stage. Mike Hanley tells stories about his life, including his marriage, kids and everything in between. Saturday's shows are at 8 and 10 p.m.

Trinity Rep Season Kick-off Party
Trinity Rep is celebrating its 2016-2017 season start with a celebration. Get a sneak peek at what's in store for this season with performances inside at Trinity Rep's Dowling Theater and outside at Adrian Hall Way! Don't miss the fabulous food trucks and wonderful vendors that will be there as well. The celebration starts at 12 p.m

Sunday, August 28

The Providence Flea
Wrap up your weekend with a stroll through The Providence Flea on the Providence River Greenway. The Providence Flea features upcycled, vintage and handcrafted items, along with a fantastic food truck selection. The market is held rain or shine starting at 10 a.m.

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