In Providence you can do your own thing. 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.
Local attractions are open and ready to welcome visitors. Before heading out, please call or check their websites to get up-to-date info on reservation requirements or any other health and safety protocols. And, of course, be sure to mask up.
Roger Williams Park is a top-notch family attraction that has delighted generations of visitors. The zoo earns rave reviews and stellar attendance each year at its Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular. The park also contains waterways, walks, the Botanical Center, Carousel Village, and the Museum of Natural History and Planetarium.
Citizens Bank presents a drive-through Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams Park Zoo Thursday, Oct. 1 through Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020. Celebrate "Special Places" while staying safe inside your car enjoying thousands of intricately carved pumpkins, as you immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of the Halloween season. Trail will be open nightly 6:30–11 p.m. Gates will close at 10:30 p.m. Tickets are online sales ONLY and sold for each half hour. Learn More ›
Take a look at how people are finding ways to safely appreciate all that Providence has to offer. Below are some of the great pics taken last week in Providence. Click through for more.
Providence's signature event, WaterFire, features a series of nearly 100 bonfires crackling just above the surface of the three rivers that run through the city. Take a look at the video below for a glimpse of this spectacular event.