Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau

Rhode Island Holidays

Looking for some holiday cheer this season? Head to Providence, RI and experience the warmth and charm of timeless New England holiday traditions, along with the city's sophisticated arts, culinary and shopping scenes. From carolers, festivals and strolls to concert extravaganzas, there are scores of holiday happenings for all to enjoy.

Plan your stay by choosing from an array of inclusive getaway packages being offered by Providence... Learn More ›

Find those must-have presents and unique gifts in big name stores or eclectic boutiques. Learn More ›

Celebrate the holiday season with some of our favorite holiday recipes. Learn More ›

'Tis the season to enjoy some time with friends and family. Check out this list of holiday things to... Learn More ›

If you're looking to kick up your feet and have someone else cook for you this holiday season, we... Learn More ›

Ring in the new year in Providence, Rhode Island. Home to award-winning restaurants and scores of... Learn More ›

One Providence Ball Drop & Festivities

Experience the first-ever outdoor ball drop, laser light show and spectacular fireworks display. In...

Host the holidays like a pro, learn more about tree lightings, concerts and other events, check out... Learn More ›

FREE Two-Hour Holiday Parking

The city is offering two hours of free metered parking in designated commercial districts throughout the city through January 1, Monday–Saturday, starting at 10 a.m. Look for the stickers and visit for more info.

Holiday Recipe Guide

Everyone loves the holiday season. Families come together to share stories, gifts and, of course, Learn More ›

'Tis the season for desserts! Ellie's Bakery brings us a simple recipe for the perfect... Learn More › and the Providence Journal bring you Small Bites: Easy-to-Digest Recipes . The Learn More ›

Holiday Events