Welcome to another GoProvidence Weekend Roundup. Comedic acts, MMA cagefighting and legendary divas are just a few things in store for this weekend!
Friday, January 8
Matt Braunger From Comedy Central and More!
Prepare to be entertained as comedian Matt Braunger hits the Comedy Connection stage. Braunger has been on several comedy series such as "MADtv," "The Tonight Show With Conan O’Brien," "The Late Show With David Letterman," "Acceptable TV" and more. Be sure to catch Matt on Friday or Saturday, at 8 p.m. or 10:15 p.m.
Be a part of the audience as CES MMA XXXII presents Championship Cagefighting at Twin River Casino. Main events include Gil de Freitas attempting to defend his title against Chris Curtis and World Lightweight Champion Luis Felix versus Bellator MMA veteran Ryan Sanders. The fights will be aired live on AXS TV and feature others such as Josh Diekmann, Kyle Bochniak, Kody Nordby and more. The event begins at 7 p.m.
Saturday, January 9
After the Beanstalk: Jack, Jill and the Giant
Kids can be a part of the story at the Providence Children’s Museum during the interactive performance of "After the Beanstalk." Showtimes are 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday. The event is free with Museum admission and recommended for kids ages 3 and up.
Legendary Divas of Vegas
Join the Legendary Divas of Vegas at the Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre. You will be starstruck by the celebrity impersonations of Lady Gaga, Whitney Houston, Adele and more, with a special appearance of the Edwards Twins. The show starts at 8 p.m.
Sunday, January 10
Bring the kids to Family See & Sketch at 2 p.m. or appreciate the contemporary art of the Martin Boyce exhibit at the RISD Museum. The museum has something for everyone and admission is free every Sunday.
For a full list of events in the Providence area, check out our events calendar.