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Oyster Festival — Providence River Walk

(10.8) The 8th Annual Ocean State Oyster Festival will be taking over the Providence River boardwalk on South Water Street this Saturday. The event will feature twelve Rhode Island oyster farms, live music, craft beer and wine, and food trucks. Each year organizers get together to celebrate the oyster as a treasured natural resource. Looks …

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Finally, Roger Williams Streetwear

Walk into Cured Collection, the vintage and streetwear store at the mall, and there among the expected selection of sneakers, caps, and racks of sports, superhero, and band tour T-shirts, is our beloved 17th-century founder, Roger Williams. More specifically, this just released casual shirt features the iconic monument and view at Prospect Terrace on Congdon …

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‘Faded’ Event At WFAC

(5.28) Buy, sell, browse. ‘Faded’ bills itself as a “one-day experience showcasing the art and business of vintage clothing.” The show will feature dealer booths, a designated trade pit, live auctions, and Faded, the gallery, a month-long exhibition at the WaterFire Arts Center showcasing the rarest vintage t-shirts. Look for special guest appearances from authors …

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Blackstone Blvd Path Repair And Upgrade

This is good news. Certain stretches of the Blackstone Boulevard walking path are getting very uneven. Gullies, roots, and rocks, have made the footing a bit dicey. From the Blackstone Parks Conservancy: Beginning this week, the Blackstone Blvd path between Rochambeau and Mount Avenues will be getting a makeover. Over the winter tree crews started …

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