Tick Talk: A Community Discussion on Ticks and Lyme Disease in Rhode Island

Mount Hope Farm 250 Metacom Ave., Bristol, RI, United States

Join Mary Lorusso-DiBara and Dr. Kerri Warren in the Barn at Mount Hope Farm for an informative and comprehensive talk about one of the most prevalent public health issues in Rhode Island, Ticks and Lyme disease. Dr. Warren and Ms. Lorusso-DiBara will be discussing everything from myths to prevention and treatment. Aside from the lecture […]


newportFILM screening of Ron Delsener Presents

Safe Harbor New England Boatworks 1 Lagoon Rd., Portsmouth, RI, United States

ABOUT THE FILM: In a career spanning almost sixty years, concert promoter and impresario Ron Delsener has beenbehind virtually every major contemporary music concert in New York City. From the Beatles at Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, to bringing David Bowie to Carnegie Hall and Patti Smith to the Palladium, to somehow convincing Simon and Garfunkel to […]

newportFILM screening of Immediate Family

Chateau-sur-Mer Newport, RI, United States

ABOUT THE FILM: IMMEDIATE FAMILY is the story of a group of close friends who became the studio band to the biggest stars of the 1970s and beyond.   This documentary chronicles the next wave of studio players to follow in the footsteps of 60s session icons, The Wrecking Crew. Directed by Denny Tedesco who made the […]

newportFILM screening of Cowboy Poets

Newport International Polo Grounds 250 Linden Lane, Portsmouth, RI, United States

ABOUT THE FILM: The seemingly unlikely combination of cowboys and poetry come together during the American National Cowboy Poetry Gathering, happening since 1985. Through the written word, cowboys of the American West contend with their unique way-of-life. In the last years, they have been wrangling with their identity, environmental threats and change. This documentary-Western offers an […]

newportFILM screening of Water Brother: The Sid Abbruzzi Story

Fort Adams State Park 90 Fort Adams Drive, Newport, RI

ABOUT THE FILM: WATER BROTHER is a feature documentary that follows the life of Sid Abbruzzi, an East Coast legend and culture icon. The film explores Sid’s lifelong passion for surfing, skating and his commitment to protecting the sport’s history and culture. WATER BROTHER is a poignant reflection on a life well-lived and a tribute to […]

newportFILM screening of Invisible Beauty

the Elms 367 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI, United States

ABOUT THE FILM: Naomi Campbell called her “Ma” but to many she’s simply Bethann. A pioneering model, agent and activist, Bethann Hardison is a pivotal figure in the fight for racial diversity in fashion. In her lifetime, she has seen the pendulum swing toward and away from the Black model. At every setback, she spoke up […]

newportFILM screening of Going Varsity in Mariachi

Miantanomi Park 120 Hillside Ave, Newport, RI, United States

ABOUT THE FILM: In a South Texas high school auditorium, trumpets ring out, thick guitarrón strings thrum, and violin bow hairs snap and swing wildly through the air. This is the world of competitive scholastic mariachi. This energetic documentary captures the highs and lows of Edinburg North High School’s Mariachi Oro as a green team strives […]

Return to Camelot: The Kennedy Wedding Remembered – 6pm presentation

St. Mary's Church 12 William St., Newport, RI, United States

In honor of the Kennedy’s 70th wedding anniversary, one can re-live that special day, September 12, 1953, when Jacqueline Bouvier married then-Senator John F. Kennedy at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Newport. The 2pm and 6pm Return to Camelot presentations will feature vintage film clips, a live performance of organ music and hymns from the […]

Battle of the Sexes: Then and Now

International Tennis Hall of Fame 194 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI, United States

Dr. Bonnie Morris, an expert in women's sports history, and Olga Harvey, Chief Strategy and Impact Officer at the Women's Sports Foundation, join the International Tennis Hall of Fame on Thursday, Sept. 21 for a look back on the paradigm-shifting Battle of the Sexes match won by Billie Jean King in 1973. Learn how the […]

RI Innovation Crawl

Innovate Newport 513 Broadway St., Newport, RI, United States

Innovate Newport and Venture Café Providence will showcase some of the state’s most innovative companies and spaces for this event that also kicks-off Startup Week 2023.


Fall Visitors Weekend at West Place Animal Sanctuary

West Place Animal Sanctuary 3198 Main Road, Tiverton, RI, United States

Fall in love with the farm animal rescues of West Place Animal Sanctuary in Tiverton! West Place Animal Sanctuary invites you to meet the new farm animal rescues and reconnect with familiar furry and feathered friends. Choose from 30 interactive and educational guided tours of the historic 8-acre farm property, and get up close and […]