Fairs and Festivals in Providence/Warwick

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April 25- 28, 2018

Sommelier Smackdown April 25, at the Café at East Entertaining, 166 Valley Street, Providence will pit the state’s best sommeliers against each other in a blind wine tasting, followed by a wine and food pairing competition. 6-8 p.m. $50.
Dinner by Dames on April 26 is a multi-course dinner at Skyline at Waterplace, 1 Finance Way. This female-driven dining experience brings together five of Rhode Island’s most talented chefs. 6-10 p.m. $160.
Truck Stop to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank, 200 Niantic Avenue, returns April 27 to the Food Bank’s huge lot in Providence with over 20 trucks. This annual event features restaurants and local musicians. 5:30-8 p.m. $85.
Grand Tasting on April 28 at the Rhode Island Convention Center, 1 Sabin Street, features samplings of beer, wine & spirits from local food artisans. There will be six culinary & beverage presentations by chefs and bartenders paired with a local producer to serve some of the best food in the country. Noon-4 p.m. $75