Summer 2018 Events in Rhode Island
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July Events -------------------------------------------
4th of July Independence Day Celebration
Sponsored by the Town of Narragansett
The Beach party is scheduled for Wednesday, July 4th at the Town Beach. Magician Scott Jameson will perform from 2:00pm-3:00pm on the deck of the North Beach Clubhouse, followed by Brass Force playing from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.
FIREWORKS DISPLAY WILL START AT DUSK
(Rain date July 5th)
Annual Independence Day Rhode Island Red Chick Hatch
South County Museum, Strathmore Street, Narragansett
Come to the Living History Farm to see and hold the answer to the
eternal question - which came first, the Chicken or the Egg?
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Call (401) 783-5400, or visit http://www.southcountymuseum.org/
July 7 Sat and July 8 Sun
Wickford Art Festival
Website for Details
The 42nd Annual Rhode Island Philharmonic Concert on the Beach
Friday July 13, 2018 at the North Beach Clubhouse
(Rain Date July 14)
July 14, 2013 Sat
Waterfire in Providence
Sundown Full Fires
Check the website for additional dates.
Jul 14, 15 - Sat and Sun
Newport Kite Festival
The spray of colors across the sky along Ocean Drive in July at the annual kite festival
is a sight to behold. Brenton Point State Park
Jul 13, Thur thru Sun July 15
Newport Black Ships Festival
A Festival of friendship, arts and culture between Newport and Japan that offers
demonstrations and workshops include origami, sushi-making, martial arts, Taiko drumming,
and traditional tea ceremony.
July 20 - 22, Fri - Sun
Greek live music, dancers, food and taverna in downtown Newport.
Corner of Thames & Brewer Streets in front of Saint Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church.
Fri and Sat until midnight
July 20 - 22 Fri thru Sun
South County Hot Air Balloon Festival
Balloon Festival Website
July 26 - 28 and , Thur thru Sat
Narragansett Lions Club Blessing of the Fleet
Seafood Festival (Thursday thru Saturday)
10-Mile Road Race (Friday)
This event blocks entrance into Eastward Look
(our neighborhood) from 6 pm to about 8 pm on Friday.
Blessing of the Fleet (Saturday)
July 27 - 29, Fri - Sun
Newport Folk Festival
Fort Adams State Park, GATES open at 10 AM, MUSIC starts at 11:30 AM
August Events -------------------------------------------
Aug 3 - 5 Fri thru Sun
Newport Jazz Festival
International Tennis Hall of Fame, Bellevue Avenue and Fort Adams State Park,
Ocean Drive. Enjoy the very latest tunes from some giants of jazz!
Newport Jazz website
Aug 7 - 12
RI International Film Festival
Summer Long Events -------------------------------------------
Morning Yoga on the Beach
Narragansett Town Beach- South
8:00am Everyday thru Sept 3
For additional information:
Food Trucks at Narragansett Beach
Mondays & Wednesdays
June 11, 2018 - September 5, 2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hawaiian Jim's Shave Ice
Like no Udder
Presto Strange O
Fridays Concerts at The Gazebo in Narragansett 6:00pm
July 6 Granite city Rock Band
July 13 Paula Clare Blues
July 20 Reckless Blues
Aug 3 Boot Hill Band
Aug 10 The Ravers
Aug 17 The Blues Crew with Duke Robillard
Aug 24 Take It To the Bridge
Aug 31 Jesse Liam Band
Sept 7 Brass Force
Summer Events at the Narraganset Towers
Live Music, Dance Lessons
Events at the Towers
The Towers will be hosting live shows on Thursdays
July 5 The Shiny Lapel Trio
July 12 Reminisce
July 19 The Revelers
July 26 Johnny Nicholas
Aug 2 Roger Ceresi All Starz
Aug 9 Lloyd Kaplan and the Aristocats
Aug 16 Neal and the Vipers
Aug 23 Dynamite Rhythm
Aug 30 Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys
There is more! Other Calendars of RI Events
South County Tourism Council Events
Visit New England
Rhode Island Events
Guide to the Ocean State's history, culture, and quirks.
Summer TheatreNewport Playhouse
Theater By The Sea
Granite Theatre, Westerly
Stargazing Friday Nights
Frosty Drew Observatory, Ninigret Park, 62 Park Lane, Charlestown hosts stargazing on many Friday nights for. Learn about the stars at one of the best dark sky sites on the east coast. Admission is free, but donations are appreciated.
Summer fun at The Rose Island Lighthouse.
Join the Naval War College Museum this summer for family programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse. These free programs run from 11am to 3pm Thursdays July 12th - August 23rd, weather permitting.