Welcome to another GoProvidence Weekend Roundup. Enjoy a record-breaking musical, oyster festival and plenty of ghouls to go around!


 Friday, September 18: 

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical 
The box office record-breaking musical "Beautiful: The Carole King Musical" is playing at the Providence Performing Arts Center through Sunday, Sept. 20. Get lost in this true story of how Carole King rose to musical stardom. Friday's show starts at 7:30 p.m.

Clue: It's Not a Game Anymore
Enjoy this interactive board game live at the Stadium Theatre in Woonsocket. Was it Colonel Mustard with a wrench? Or Professor Plum with the gun? Find out "who done it" while enjoying a wonderful meal catered by River Falls Restaurant. The show starts at 6:30 p.m.

 Saturday, September 19:

Ocean State Oyster Festival
Come celebrate the first annual Ocean State Oyster Festival and learn about the exciting past of Rhode Island's oyster industry. The festival will take place along the RiverWalk on South Water Street. A ticket gets you a half-dozen oysters, a local microbrew beer or wine, and, of course, access to a variety of food trucks. The festival starts at 12 p.m.

Peace Fest RI 
Head over to Burnside Park on Saturday to celebrate peace along with The Peace Flag Project. Enjoy food trucks, concerts, a puppet show and storytelling by local artist Len Cabral. The festivities start at 1 p.m.

 Sunday, September 20:

Providence Ghost Tours
The nights are getting cool, and that means it's time for Providence Ghost Tours. Now in their 10th season, this wonderfully scary tour of the historic East Side has been voted one of the Top Ten Ghost Tours by TripAdvisor. All tours start at 7 p.m. at Prospect Terrace Park.

For a full list of events in the Providence area, check out our events calendar.