bhakti house band in Providence

Eyes of the World Yoga has coordinated an event that will be a special treat for Providence. They will be hosting Grammy nominated Bhakti House Band at the Unitarian Church on Benefit Street for an evening of kirtan. A duo from Texas, Kristin and Randall Brooks are touring the US and making a special trip to…


#PickoftheDay Chuck Taylors at Civil

The classic Chuck Taylor by Converse never goes out of style, and Civil is stocked with all their new colors. If you can’t make it to the store, check out their new website with online shop. (Photo courtesy of Civil.)


#PickoftheDay Rhode Island Red at Noon Designs

Today’s #PickoftheDay is the brand new Rhode Island Red tea towel available at Noon Designs. Our tiny state, made out of chickens, what’s not to love? Hand printed on 100% cotton, these tea towels are my new g0-to hostess or housewarming gift.

RISD Museum

RISD Museum, 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. Enjoy this wonderful cultural institution,…


WaterFire Tonight!

WaterFire will be lighting up the river tonight in the center of Providence. The fires will be lit at 8:05pm, which leaves plenty of time for dinner first and enjoying the city-wide festival. Check out the handy post we put together for you to figure out where to go and what to eat. Added treat…


The Round Up

This week on the blog we had a lot of summer fun for you. Here’s the round up! We kicked things off with a round up of summer cocktails from three of our favorite spots: Aurora, The Eddy and Figidini. Check out what they’re mixing these days. There are so many more delicious cocktails out…


Blade Runner rescheduled for tonight

We had to postpone Movies on the Block this week due to weather. Join us tonight in Grant’s Block for the 1982 sci-fi thriller, Blade Runner. Movies on the Block is always free, and starts when it’s dark enough. Sunset is at 8:05pm, so it’ll be some time around then. Get there early to get a…


#PickoftheDay Hot Stone Massage at the Biltmore Spa

For some relaxing me-time, The Spa at the Providence Biltmore is my favorite escape. Treat yourself to a hot stone massage in which a massage therapist uses heated volcanic rock to work out your knots. Don’t forget, local residents always get 20% off their treatment.


Blade Runner Tonight at Movies on the Block

Join us tonight in Grant’s Block for the sci-fi 1982 thriller, Blade Runner. Movies on the Block is always free, and starts when it’s dark enough. Sunset is at 8:06pm, so it’ll be some time around then. Get there early to get a spot, and bring a blanket or some beach chairs. To stay up to…


#PickoftheDay Packages at Hotel Providence

The Hotel Providence is centrally located right in the heart of Downcity, and one of my favorite places to book rooms for out-of-town friends and family. If you like your deals, it’s always worth checking their packages page to see which packages they’re offering and what works with your plans. There’s an Explore Providence Package,…

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