School Street Pier, off Route 114 Pawtucket, RI Phone: 401-724-2200
Fairs and Festivals -- Music, food, dance, art, ethnic, children's celebrations
Salte Mill, Slater Park, and other locations in the city Pawtucket, RI Phone: 401-724-5200
September 4-28, 2014
September 5 -- Blackstone River Party/Taste of the Valley -- Food and dessert samplings from community restaurants at the historic Slater Mill Museum, 67 Roosevelt Avenue, Pawtucket, with music by Fat City Band from 6 to p.m. Ruben Moreno and the Zydeco Re-evolution performs fro 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Event is held rain or shine. Tickets will be sold at the Pawtucket Visitor Center, 175 Main Street. Admission is $10. Children under 12 admitted for free. 401-724-5200.
September 6 -- Chinese Dragon Boat Races at the School Street Pier, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.;
September 6 -- Steampunk Soiree at Slater Mill for Steampunk fans, guests, and gear & water wheel geeks. This is an evening of music, dance, spectacle, and merriment under the tent and on the dance floor. Music will be provided by Alec K. Redfearn & The Eyesores. Tickets are $1. per person and may be reserved by calling Slater Mill at 401-725-8638 ext. 102.
September 7 -- Samfest at Slater Mill offers a concert retrospective featuring the repertoire of American music great, Nat King Cole and daughter Natalie. Free and open to the public. Tours of Slater Mill will be available. Noon-4 p.m.
September 13-14 -- Slater Park Fall Festival at Slater Park, Armistice Blvd. and Newport Avenue. Concert by the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and Pops in the Park at 5 p.m. will be followed by fireworks.
Various locations around Block Island Block Island, RI Phone: 800-383-2474
September 26-28, 2014
1 Colt Drive Bristol, RI
September 20-21, 2014
Cluny School, 75 Brenton Road Newport, RI Phone: 401-847-6043
September 28, 2014
The Elms, Marble House and Rosecliff, Bellevue Avenue Newport, RI Phone: 401-847-1000
September 19-21, 2014
Norman Bird Sanctuary, 583 Third Beach Road Middletown, RI Phone: 401-846-2577
175 Oaklawn Avenue Cranston, RI Phone: 401-942-4188
September 5-7, 2014
Misquamicut State Beach, Atlantic Avenue Misquamicut / Westerly, RI Phone: 401-322-1026