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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 …

Tape Art, Panel Discussion, and Public Tea, June 9 June 23

In Arts, Downcity, Events, Providence 375by Greater City ProvidenceLeave a Comment

During the month of June, a major TAPE ART INSTALLATION will transform the Bank of America Skating Center with a 14,000 square foot mural celebrating Providence\’s 375th Anniversary Founding by Roger Williams, interpreting the themes of “Roots, Hope, Ingenuity, and Freedom.” Michael Townsend and fellow artists will create the large-scale drawing using only colored painter\’s tape over the course of three weeks.

Capital Ideas: Planning Providence 1636-2020, May 4

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Capital Ideas: Planning Providence May 04, 2011 – June 22, 2011 Providence City Hall Gallery, 2nd Floor 25 Dorrance Street, Providence, RI 02903 Opening Reception and program: May 4 • 5-7pm Exhibit Times: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Can you imagine zipping around downtown on a monorail train? Rowing a boat in front of the State House? Driving on a …