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Providence 4th of July 2013 festival and fireworks at India Point Park

In Arts, Events, Waterfrontby Greater City Providence4 Comments

The City has announced plans for this year’s Fourth of July celebration at India Point Park. See the bottom of the post for information about traffic restrictions and heightened security measures. Mayor Taveras Invites Providence Residents To Celebrate Fourth of July Rhode Island Philharmonic Pops Orchestra performance and fireworks display highlight BankRI Independence Day Celebration in India Point Park PROVIDENCE, …

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Providence 4th of July 2011 festival and fireworks at India Point Park

In Events, Providence 375, Waterfrontby Greater City Providence1 Comment

Providence is gearing up for another 4th of July celebration on the waterfront at India Point Park. First, on July 1st see the The United States Airforce Band at the Skating Center in Kennedy Plaza: Then Monday, its time for fireworks! The BankRI Independence Day Celebration is presented by the City of Providence and sponsored by Bank RI, Department of …

Festival at the Bridge to India Point Park

In Eventsby Matthew CoolidgeLeave a Comment

The new pedestrian bridge to India Point Park is now open, and to celebrate, there will be a festival tomorrow, Saturday, at 1pm. There will be bands, sailboat rides courtesy of Community Boating, and many activities for the whole family!

ProJo: Residential construction, office space eyed for Fox Point land

In 195 Relocation Project, Buildingsby Greater City Providence2 Comments

The existing 3-story building on the one-acre lot now houses Vanity Restaurant. That portion of the development will house commercial tenants with the existing 11,000-square-foot structure expanded to 40,000 square feet of commercial space. The residential portion of the project will be new construction that includes 52 one- and two-bedroom apartments, including two penthouse suites. It will also have a …

RIDOT announces start of work on Washington Bridge Linear Park

In Bicycles, Parks/Open Space, Pedestrians, Transportationby Jef Nickerson24 Comments

RIDOT is prepared to start work on the long awaited Washington Bridge Linear Park. The park is set to be built on remaining sections of the old Washington Bridge and will connect pedestrians and cyclists from Providence’s India Point Park to the East Bay Bike Path in East Providence. As a result of work, the current passage over the bridge …

Park Series starts tonight

In Arts, Events, Parks/Open Spaceby Greater City ProvidenceLeave a Comment

PARK SERIES is Providence’s FREE Waterfront Music Series in the newly designed India Point Park! This event is part of the “Celebrate Providence!” Neighborhood Performing Arts Series and is presented and sponsored by the City of Providence, David N. Cicilline, Mayor, the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism, the Parks Department and Friends of India Point Park. Bring your dancing …