#PickoftheDay Oyster Night at The Eddy

Have you heard about Oyster Night at The Eddy? From 4pm – 5pm and again from 10pm – midnight, oysters are just $1.50 a shuck. Grab a seat at the bar and pair them with a glass of sparkling wine.


Downcity Dog Days Contest

Want to win one of these Downcity Dog Days t shirts? We’re going to be running a contest all day today and tomorrow. Tweet or Instagram your favorite way to eat a hot dog, and use the hashtag #DowncityDogDays. Enter as many times as you want! A winner will be chosen at random on Tuesday…

RISD Museum

RISD Museum is free on Sundays!

  The beautiful RISD Museum acquires, preserves, exhibits, and interprets works of art and design representing diverse cultures from ancient times to the present. Distinguished by its relationship to Rhode Island School of Design, the Museum educates and inspires artists, designers, students, scholars, and the general public through exhibitions, programs, and publications. It’s your last chance…


Fireworks in India Point Park

Happy Fourth of July!  Looking for fireworks? Head over to India Point Park. Free music starting at 7:30 and fireworks at 9:15. Find the details here. Photo technically taken in Portland, Maine, not Providence. But it cracks me up every year.


Breakin’ Tonight at Movies on the Block

Join us in Grant’s Block tonight for Breakin’, the 1984 movie which includes a debut performance by Ice-T. Join us before the movie at  6:30 for some live entertainment from AS220 Youth Connection. Emcee Vatic will be running a short version of  Rapslam – a poetry slam for rappers, the AS220 Youth ZuKrewe will be performing…


#PickoftheDay Beer at Faust

Hot summer days call for refreshing beer, and Faust is my new favorite stop. Located in The Dean Hotel, Faust has a small menu of German fare, and a killer beer list. Perfect spot to mingle with locals, or travelers staying at The Dean. 

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Staff Pick from Patrick at Clover

Summer is in full swing and stores are stocked with summer fashion. Looking for some inspiration, I popped into Clover and asked owner Patrick Lavelle what he’s got his eyes on these days. For his staff pick, he reached for a short sleeved shirt for men. It’s warm out, time to take advantage of it….


#PickoftheDay Brew Candles at Homestyle

Beer, it’s not just for drinking any more, you can also bask in it’s scent all evening long. Homestyle has a new line of Brew Candles, with scents like Hoppy IPA and Apricot Wheat. Soy wax candles that are made in the USA and inspired by a love of craft beer, these candles are the perfect…


#PickoftheDay a Night at The Dean

Today’s #PickoftheDay is a night at the super cool boutique hotel, The Dean Hotel. Written up in nearly every travel magazine for its aesthetic and hip factor, The Dean is located in a prime location, and has a coffee shop, bar and restaurant attached.


#PickoftheDay Basis Envelopes at Paperworks

Feeling crafty, I stopped into Paperworks to pick up some stationery for a project. So many options for great prices. Their Basis Envelopes, available in any size you’d need, come in packs of 50 and a wide range of colors. Need a little inspiration? Craftland is around the corner with lots of handmade stationery to…

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