Welcome to another GoProvidence Weekend Roundup. It's a spooky weekend in Providence with jack-o-lanterns, bonfires, witches and more in and around Providence.


Blithewold Astronomy

Astronomy Bonfires at Blithewold
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum
Gather around the bonfire at beautiful Blithewold Mansion to hear how your favorite constellations got their names. Enjoy some hot cider and a star program ... read more

JOLS 2017

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village
The Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular is back delighting audiences of all ages.  This year, travel through time and visit with dinosaurs, explore the ice age, and peek into the ancient civilizations of Egypt and Rome.  As guests wander the Wetlands trail they will delight in the history of the Middle Ages, discover the New World ... read more


Widow's Broom

Festival Ballet Presents: The Widow's Broom
Veterans Memorial Auditorium (The VETS)
Just in time for Halloween, the delightfully spooky story by Chris Van Allsburg, designed by Tony Award-winner Eugene Lee, with choreography by Viktor Plotnikov and a pulsing, haunting score by Aleksandra Vrebalov, returns to the stage. When ... read more

Spooky Zoo

Spooky Zoo
Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village
Spooky Zoo is back, offering daytime outdoor autumn activities for the whole family. Come trick-or-treat (while supplies last) with us beginning at 10:30 am on the Treat Trail by the red wolf exhibit. Kids and adults will enjoy a packed schedule of seasonal activities including: animal encounters, the annual elephant Pumpkin ... read more


Tour de Tentacles

Tour de Tentacle

The Arcade Providence
Experience the dark underside of Providence like you’ve never seen it before. A menacing energy is growing in the city and it’s up to you and your team to stop it…or to welcome the monsters in! Inspired by the arcane writing of H.P. Lovecraft, this bike-based quest around the city of Providence will require you and your... read more

Check out more fall and Halloween happenings going on in the Providence area and start planning your Wicked Weekend Whenever now.

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