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Events Calendar - 2020

Find a multitude of fun events and great things to do, including weekend events, throughout the year, like music; festivals; comedy; outdoor fun; boat cruises; excursions for families and kids; food, wine and beer tastings. Weather is no problem; lots of things to do happen indoors.
Be sure to check out the listings of year-round Fairs & Festivals throughout New England. See also, Great Things to Do.

COVID-19 and social distancing have required the temporary shut-down of many of our favorite entertainment venues and live events and festivals in New England. We are watching all calendars closely, and as soon a live, public events return, we will post the information on this page.

Find the dates you plan to travel or simply search the full events list below.

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Poppy Champlin Covid Compliant Comedy with James Dorsey -- West Kingston RI

Jan 16, 2021 - Jan 16, 2021 Courthouse Center for the Arts, 3481 Kingstown Road, West Kingston, RI

Poppy Champlin and James Dorsey describe life during these trying times, with hilarious twists that will have you howling .

Home & Studio Tours

Photo Opp Sessions at Hearthside House – Lincoln RI

Jan 13, 2021 - Jan 31, 2021 Hearthside House, Great Road, Lincoln, RI

 hearthstone house Did you or someone you know get engaged over Christmas? Planning a December 2021 wedding? Or do you simply love to dress up for the camera, just for fun? During January, Hearthstone House in Lincoln, an 1810 Federal style mansion, is welcoming people to use the house as a stage for photo sessions, with your own photographer. Send email to info@hearthsidehouse.org to schedule a photo shoot. Facebook. Daily through January.

Workshops & Classes

In the Cellar: Red Wines With Hearty One-Pot Stews -- Westerly RI

Jan 16, 2021 - Jan 16, 2021 Ocean House Center for Wine & Culinary Arts, 1 Bluff Avenue, Westerly, RI

The Center for Wine and Culinary Arts experts teach the techniques of preparing sumptuous winter meals in one pot, while tasting your way through full-bodied red wines from around the world.