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Visiting the Newport Mansions…

Visiting the Newport Mansions

Visiting the Newport Mansions Have you thought about visiting the Newport Mansions lately?  Newport has been a town of luxury for hundreds of years, since the colonial era. The only bigger sign of luxury than the yacht race is the many, many mansions on the island. Although some of these …

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Wild Fun at Roger Williams Zoo…

  Roger Williams Park Zoo: Spring and Summer events Roger Williams Park Zoo has always been a popular spot to visit, year in and year out. One of the reasons that the zoo remains so popular is that they’re always adding something new. Below are some of the events that …

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Mother’s Day Brunches…

Mother’s Day Brunch Mother’s Day is coming up, and restaurants throughout the state are hosting special brunch meals for the day. If you’d like to treat your mom to a nice, late breakfast out, check out one of these restaurants. But if you are planning on going, be sure to …

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Herreshoff Marine Museum…

On April 27th form 10am – 5pm  the Herreshoff Marine Museum in Bristol will be opening its doors for the season.  This is a free event and perfect for the entire family or a day out and about with friends.  What can you expect to find? tours of the museum …

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Plum Point Bistro…

Plum Point Bistro   With the weather warming up, local restaurants with good outdoor seating and fresh seafood is becoming a hot commodity. The Plum Point Bistro in Saunderstown, Narragansett, offers not only great outdoor dining, but also great Italian and French cuisine.   The atmosphere at the Plum Point …

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Comedy, Music, Dance and More…

The Vets The Veterans Memorial Auditorium, more commonly referred to as The Vets, is one of the great performance centers in Providence. Here are some of the events they will be hosting in the next month.   Parks and Recreation star Aziz Ansari will be performing stand-up comedy on his …

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Walks and Rambles…

Nature Hikes in Rhode Island

Walks and Rambles in Rhody Rhode Island, like much of southern New England, is covered with forests and hills. The deep forests that you can find in public parks all over the state are great for hiking. And, even if you’re out in Arcadia, you’re always only a few miles …

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Spring has Sprung Fashionably Late…

Spring Style at Spangles Inc. As hard as it may be to believe…spring weather has finally settled in.  Spangles Inc. in Wakefield, RI has embraced this season as far as fashion is concerned.  Spangles has made a name for itself among the shoppers as the “go-to” place for stylish jewelry, …

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Moving Out…

South Kingstown Indoor Farmers Market

Outdoor Farmers markets   As we bid goodbye to the cold weather, we can look forward to visiting one of the outdoor farmer’s markets opening this spring and summer in Rhode Island. While many of these are open year-round, there’s nothing like an open-air farmer’s market.   The Hope Street …

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Locally Brewed…

Local Breweries in RI   Local breweries have a long history in Rhode Island, and they are coming back with  force. What used to be niche labels are now mainstays at everything from bartops to backyard barbecues. Check out some of these great local breweries. Narragansett Brewery is perhaps the …

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Derby Time!…

    The Easter Seals Disability Services is teaming up with local RI businesses to raise funds Saturday, May 3, 2014 | 4-8 pm at The Haversham 336 Post Road, Westerly, RI. Its a Kentucky Derby party so ladies dig out your spring dresses and wide brim hats because there …

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Keep it Local…

  Restaurants Serving Locally Sourced Foods in Rhode Island   When it comes to food, fresher is better; for seafood, that’s doubly true. If you want the freshest possible meal, Rhode Island has plenty of restaurants that serve locally sourced food. Whether you’re interested in sustainable, local farming, or you’re …

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Celebrate Earth…

Earth Day in Rhode Island Earth Day, which is being held this year on Tuesday, April 22nd, offers Rhode Island natives and tourists alike plenty of opportunities to learn, celebrate, and help out. If you’re looking for a family friendly event, stop by the Providence Children’s Museum at 100 South …

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Daffodil Weekend…

Looking for a spring filled weekend?  This weekend begins Bristol’s Daffodil Weekend.  Three days filled with fun events, local discounts, and daffodil inspired goods, foods and more.  Participating stores can be identified by the Daffodils decorating their store front.  Also, customers get to choose the best decorated storefront!  Other events …

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Not Breakfast, Not Lunch…

Brunch Spots in Rhode Island   Brunch is, for most people, a rarely eaten treat. So when you do go to brunch, you want to make sure that you go somewhere that makes the experience worth it. Throughout Rhode Island, you can find any number of restaurants hosting a variety …

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A Celebration of Earth…

  The Nature Conservancy- Earth Day Celebrations In celebration of Earth Day, The Nature Conservancy offers a host of events in Rhode Island that will connect you with nature.  The Nature Conservancy is an incredible organization that is working fearlessly to help spread awareness and protect are invaluable land and …

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Wine Time…

Rhode Island’s Local Vineyards As the spring settles in, the weather will become perfect for outdoor dining. And what goes better with outdoor dining than a good bottle of wine? If you know where to look, you’ll find a number of vineyards that produce a quality bottle of wine right …

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Beyond the Towers…Just a Bit

Hello Dear Readers! Great to be back with you and sharing my latest discovered gem in RI! Recently I had the good fortune to go for an after dinner drink. We ended up at Liliana’s Italian Restaurant on Tower Hill Rd. in South County. I had a wonderful drink with incredible service! Yes you …

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Local Farm Dinner…

Local Farm Dinner at Celestial Café Celestial Café in Exeter, RI has always been on the forefront of providing locally grown and raised food options on their menu.  If you have not been lately, you are truly missing out.  The food is impeccably presented, exquisitely prepared and more often than not…locally grown …

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Lodging with Character…

Lodging in Newport, RI   Providence may be the capital of Rhode Island, but Newport is something all its own. If you want to really enjoy your stay on the island, pass on a chain hotel, and stay in one of these locally-owned Newport hotels.   For a start, there’s …

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