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Taste of the Bay
A celebration of the flavors, sights, and sounds of Narragansett Bay. Enjoy delicious food and drink from local restaurants, bakeries, breweries, and wineries while taking in beautiful scenery and live music! Fee is $30. June 9, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Save the Bay Center, 100 Save the Bay Drive, Fields Point, off Allens Ave., Providence, RI. For more information call (401) 272-3540 or visit www.savebay.org.
Gaspee Days Parade
The annual parade commemorates the Rhode Island colonists who burned the British schooner HMS Gaspee, in the first overt act leading to the American Revolutionary War! The parade features colonial fife and drum corps, Civil War era units, modern day drum and bugle corps, and much more! This is a free event. June 11, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Narragansett Parkway, Warwick, to Broad Street in Cranston through Pawtuxet Village. For more information call (401) 781-1772 or visit www.gaspee.com.
Food Truck Fridays
Friday evenings from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Carousel Village, Roger Williams Park, Providence, R.I. Enjoy great food from some of the area’s best food trucks, listen to live music, enjoy a brew from the beer tent, and ride the carousel. For more information visit www.foodtrucksin.com/carousel.
Wickford Village Farmers Market
What could be enjoyable then a farmers market dockside? Fruits, veggies, honey, baked goods, and much more at our weekly farmers market. Thursdays from Memorial Day to Columbus Day. Wickford Village, Brown St, North Kingstown, RI. Visit www.wickfordvillage.com or call (401) 295-7200 for more information.
Classic Car Cruise Nights
All specialty cars welcome! In June every Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to dusk. With 102.3 FM, The Wolf. Atlantic Beach Park East lot, 321 Atlantic Ave., Misquamicut, R.I. For more information call (401) 322-1026 or visit www.misquamicut.org.