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Fairs and Festivals in South County

Fairs, festivals and fun fill the landscape in South County year round. Jump into the action at the Washington County Agricultural Fair with fireworks, competitions, arts and crafts, great food, top line music acts, and NE's largest traveling roller coaster). The annual Rhythm & Roots Festival features multiple stages for music and dance. Enjoy craft fairs and quilt fairs, spinning demonstrations and concerts and Rhode Island's best lobster, steamers, chowder, fish and chips, clam cakes, and more.
Wickford Art Festival 2019

Wickford Village, Route 1A Wickford, RI Phone:

July 13-14, 2019

Join the country's oldest open-air art fair featuring more than 250 artists from around the country and around the world. Fine arts-paintings, sculpture, and photography. Artists exhibit on Main Street, Brown Street, West Main Street and several side roads in Wickford Village. Time: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Virtu Art Festival 2019

Wilcox Park, Grove Avenue Westerly, RI Phone:

May 25-26, 2019

The festival will present the selected works of professional artists and crafts persons. Virtu will be a showcase for both the visual arts and performing arts. Held rain or shine.
Time: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.