Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau

THINGS TO DO IN The PROVIDENCE Area

This summer, do what you want to do. Sample the latest dishes at a red-hot restaurant. Score a one-of-a-kind find in distinctive neighborhood shops. We’ve got tons of public art, great museums, award-winning theater and cool music. Plus, we’re affordable and easy to get to. With so many options, you can curate a vacation that is uniquely yours. Pick your Providence today. 

 

Providence Neighborhoods

Some of Providence’s greatest assets are its vibrant, thriving neighborhoods. Each neighborhood has...

WaterFire Dates Released

Providence's signature event is WaterFire, an award-winning fire sculpture installation on the three...

Fourth of July

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Featured Things To Do

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WaterFire Providence

Providence's signature event, WaterFire draws tens of thousands of people to the heart of the city. 



Roger Williams Park

Roger Williams Park is a top-notch family attraction that has delighted generations of visitors. The zoo recently earned rave reviews and record attendance at the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular.

The park also contains waterways, walks, Botanical Center, a Carousel Village, Museum of Natural History and PlanetariumThe Alex and Ani City Center boasts wonderful ice skating downtown, featuring more ice than Rockefeller Center and the city's dynamic skyline as a backdrop. History buffs will revel in the city's rich and varied architecture, which ranges from Colonial to Modern, as well as landmarks such as the First Baptist Church in America.

The Providence Bruins

The Providence Bruins play at the Dunkin' Donuts Center and are the American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL's Boston Bruins. The P-Bruins offer many special discounted ticket offers and feature giveaway nights including hats, Dunkin' Donuts Mugs, plush Snoopys and more. For ticket information please visit providencebruins.com or call 401-273-5000.