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Found 35 single-day events and 16 ongoing events

Events for Sunday, November 26, 2017

“Oh, what fun it is to ride”… Come enjoy some old-fashioned holiday fun at Blithewold on a horse-drawn carriage ride. A bow- and garland-festooned carriage holding up to 8 people will take a …
Posted 10/12/17 03:32 PM |56 views
Posted 10/14/17 11:59 AM |3 views

Events for Thursday, November 30, 2017

Save The Bay Center 100 Save The Bay Drive, Providence Tickets - $40 Purchase tickets at www.savebay.org/art Email ldanielsen@savebay.org with any questions. Artists For …
Posted 10/11/17 01:02 PM |90 views

Events for Friday, December 1, 2017

Celebrate the holidays with Matt & Shannon Heaton’s "Fine Winter's Night," featuring original and traditional Irish music to brighten chilly winter days and warm long winter nights. Come experience …
Posted 8/2/17 05:03 PM |152 views

Events for Monday, December 4, 2017

A gorgeous array of evergreen plant material from Blithewold’s Arboretum, combined with cones, berries and fresh florals, will make a beautiful and unique long-lasting holiday display in your home. …
Posted 9/27/17 02:16 PM |77 views

Events for Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Join us for a festive evening of artisanal 1920s-inspired classic cocktails with a holiday twist! Willa Van Nostrand, certified mixologist and owner of Little Bitte Artisanal Cocktails, will …
Posted 9/28/17 01:52 PM |64 views

Events for Thursday, December 7, 2017

“World War II Rhode Island” by By Christian McBurney, Brian L. Wallin, Patrick T. Conley, John W. Kennedy and Maureen A. Taylor. Lecture by Christian McBurney. Rhode Island’s …
Posted 8/24/17 09:13 AM |248 views

Events for Friday, December 8, 2017

Sparkle! Enjoy Blithewold’s marshmallow-roasting-Christmas-carol-singing-cocoa-sipping-strolling-through-the-twinkling-garden-paths-fun-for-the-whole-family event! Free Hot Cocoa! S’mores …
Posted 10/7/17 07:00 PM |101 views

Events for Monday, December 11, 2017

Kenneth C. Turino of Historic New England presents an illustrated lecture tracing the development of the celebration of Christmas from the time it was outlawed in 17th- century New England through …
Posted 10/4/17 02:23 PM |29 views

Events for Thursday, December 14, 2017

Posted 9/27/17 06:24 PM |11 views

Ongoing Events

Sunday and Friday from Friday, October 27, 2017 through Sunday, October 29, 2017
Gardeners Round Table : Catalog Your Garden! Friday, October 27 at 10 am  & Sunday October 29 at 1 pm If you’ve lost track of the plants in your own garden—what’s alive and …
Posted 5/8/17 10:48 AM |514 views
Friday, November 3, 2017 through Sunday, November 12, 2017
Newport Restaurant Week, part of a nationwide movement, debuted here in 2006 as an annual event to encourage both residents and visitors to Newport and Bristol counties to experience the vast …
Posted 10/3/17 05:05 PM |108 views
Saturday, November 11, 2017 through Sunday, November 12, 2017
The 11th annual Unique Boutique brings together local, professional crafters who offer hand crafted, one of a kind items including children's/adult's clothing, jewelry, pottery, hand bags/totes, …
Posted 9/21/17 12:42 PM |45 views
Friday, October 20, 2017 through Sunday, November 19, 2017
Art League Rhode Island presents its Annual Elected Members' Exhibition at the Bristol Art Museum this Friday, October 20, 2017 through Sunday, November 19, 2017. Opening reception Friday, …
Posted 10/17/17 12:27 PM |98 views
Saturday from Saturday, November 25, 2017 through Thursday, November 30, 2017
Docents tell the story of the Van Wickle/McKee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion …
Posted 10/11/17 03:38 PM |58 views
Friday and Saturday from Friday, December 1, 2017 through Saturday, December 2, 2017
Blithewold’s Garden Manager Gail Read and Horticulturist Betsy Eckholm’s design ideas and assembly tips will guide you in creating one-of-a-kind holiday wreaths. You will also be able to choose …
Posted 9/26/17 03:38 PM |67 views
Thursday from Thursday, November 30, 2017 through Thursday, December 7, 2017
November 30 – VoX (Voices of Christmas) December 7 – TBA 6 pm – 8 pm Bring the whole family to Blithewold for this special holiday musical performance and sing-along! After enjoying …
Posted 9/26/17 02:17 PM |62 views
Sunday from Sunday, December 3, 2017 through Sunday, December 10, 2017
Jazz Age Brunch at Blithewold Sunday, December 3rd and 10th 11 am to 1 pm 1920s period attire is encouraged! Featuring: Live jazz by Classics Five Jazz Quintet $45 Member, $55 …
Posted 10/12/17 04:24 PM |70 views
Monday from Monday, November 27, 2017 through Monday, December 18, 2017
If you have never experienced the Children’s Holiday Tea with the special children in your life, come and see why it has become a treasured holiday tradition for so many of Blithewold’s family. …
Posted 9/21/17 03:22 PM |149 views
Tuesday from Tuesday, December 5, 2017 through Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Each Tuesday of December during Christmas at Blithewold, join us for a traditional holiday story time to celebrate the season! This year, children’s librarians from Rogers Free Library will present …
Posted 9/27/17 03:55 PM |108 views
Wednesday from Wednesday, November 29, 2017 through Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Docents tell the story of the Van Wickle/McKee family, the original owners of this beautiful seaside garden estate. Visitors experience breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay and see the Mansion …
Posted 10/11/17 04:23 PM |60 views
Thursday from Thursday, November 30, 2017 through Thursday, December 28, 2017
Discover a new way to celebrate the season! Enjoy an illuminated stroll along the winding paths of Blithewold’s Enclosed Garden. Take in the wonder of trees and paths that twinkle, sparkle and …
Posted 10/5/17 03:04 PM |71 views
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from Friday, November 24, 2017 through Friday, December 29, 2017
The Dining Room at Blithewold has always been a place where fine meals have been served to cherished guests. Today friends gather and exchange stories while delighting in a cup of tea, freshly baked …
Posted 9/26/17 03:08 PM |73 views
Sunday and Saturday from Saturday, November 25, 2017 through Sunday, December 31, 2017
Enhance your visit to Blithewold and enjoy the holiday decorations in the Mansion by attending our Music in the Living Room Series! Blithewold extends a sincere thanks to these generous performers …
Posted 10/12/17 02:29 PM |53 views
Thursday, August 24, 2017 through Tuesday, February 27, 2018
The Naval War College Museum is now hosting a new exhibit, “Illuminating the Past,” by Tom Freeman. The exhibit, which is on loan from the National Museum of the United States Navy, occupies the …
Posted 8/23/17 02:51 PM |181 views
Friday, March 2, 2018 through Sunday, March 11, 2018
Newport Restaurant Week, part of a nationwide movement, debuted here in 2006 as an annual event to encourage both residents and visitors to Newport and Bristol counties to experience the vast …
Posted 10/3/17 05:11 PM |181 views