slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - October 6, 2017
Friday, October 06, 2017
GoLocalProv Lifestyle Team
This weekend’s events include the Columbus Day celebration on Federal Hill, live music from Three Dog Night and Brit Floyd and much more.
To help you figure out which event to go to and when, GoLocalProv has put together a complete guide of what to do and when in the slideshow below.
See the Great Things to do in RI This Weekend in the Slideshow Below
Huntress & Holder of Hands Album Release Show at Columbus Theatre
The Huntress and Holder of Hands are celebrating the release of their debut album titled "Avalon."
The show begins at 7 p.m.
Three Dog Night at Twin River
Legendary rock band Three Dog Night will be at Twin River celebrating nearly five decades of music.
The group is known for songs such as "Mama Told Me (Not To Come)", "Joy To The World," "Black And White," and "One."
The concert begins at 8 p.m.
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Live at The Vets
Daniel and his friends invite you for a brand new adventure in Neighborhood of Make-Believe where Daniel learns just what it takes to be King.
Two shows available starting at 2:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m.
Scituate Art Festival
The Scituate Art Festival returns for its 51st year and is set to feature 200 juried art and craft exhibitors, antique vendors, a food court, live music and much more.
The festival started in 1967 as a way of raising money to restore the 1830’s era former Congregational Church.
Saturday’s festival hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
SNGPG Annual Pumpkin Weigh-Off at Frerichs Farm
Since 2000, Frerichs Farm has hosted the Southern New England Giant Pumpkin Grower’s Annual Weigh-off on Columbus Day Weekend.
Head on over, enjoy the festivities and check out some huge pumpkins.
The weigh-off goes from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Kids Story Time at Books on the Square
Parents and children can join storytellers twice every week for the ongoing Story Time event lasting about 30 minutes.
The event is best suited for children 6 months–6 years old.
Pink Floyd Tribute Band Brit Floyd at The Vets
Brit Floyd brings the music of Pink Floyd to life again with its new stage show, 'Immersion World Tour 2017'.
This is a must-see event for Pink Floyd fans.
The concert goes from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Columbus Day Festival on Federal Hill
The annual festival returns to Federal Hill with great food, live music and much more.
The Annual Columbus Day Parade will take place on Sunday, October 8 at 11 a.m.
The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Benefit Street: Mile of History
The event shows off a collection of 18th- and 19th-century wood-frame houses.
It is guided by docents and experts who tell a story that touches on the past, present, and future.
The event begins at 10 a.m.
Kayak Rental at Waterplace Park
Spend your Columbus Day on the water.
Discover Providence at your own pace as you paddle throughout riverbanks of the Providence and Woonasquatucket Rivers.
Kayak tours run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.