Special Events in Providence

Cruise Night at the Steel Yard
If you love to check out old hot rods and classic vehicles, then attend the Cruise Night at the Steel Yard in Providence. Cruise Night showcases some of the best custom designed vehicles as well as monster bikes, rat rods and more. The event is a great place to bring the family and you can also participate in tours of the Steel Yard as well as raffles for special gifts.

Providence Restaurant Weeks
Each year, the city of Providence sets aside a couple of weeks to showcase the foods that are served in the city's restaurants. During the event, you can get amazing entrees for a discounted price of what it would normally cost, allowing you to try something that you might not otherwise have the chance to experience. Restaurants Weeks is a great way to get to know the dining establishments available in the city.

Memorial Day Parade Celebration
If you enjoy celebrating Memorial Day, check out the annual Memorial Day Parade Celebration in Providence. The city of Providence is a very patriotic town and takes great pride in honoring those who have fought for our country. The Memorial Day Parade Celebration also includes events and displays by local crafters, artists and businesses in the city of Providence for you to enjoy.

Rhode Island International Film Festival
If you enjoy watching new films by amateur and aspiring filmmakers, then check out the Rhode Island International Film Festival. Attending the annual festival is a great way to meet up and coming filmmakers and artists as well as learning about how movies are made. The festival has been held for more than 30 years in Providence and has seen a number of filmmakers come through town, promoting their films and projects. By attending the film festival, you never know what celebrities you might meet as well. If you have never attended a film festival, this is an experience you will want to try.

Providence Boat Show
If you love exploring new boats and seeing what the latest designs in boat building are, then check out the annual Providence boat show. Held in January of each year, the boat show features many exhibits that promote new products and services for your next boat outing. If you are looking to upgrade your equipment or get a brand new boat, check out the Providence Boat Show.