Mayor Jorge Elorza today joined local businesses representatives and community members to relaunch Providence’s #ThinkPVD campaign encouraging residents and visitors to “think, shop, and buy locally” in the City this holiday season.
A few events coming up this weekend to celebrate the Holidays
Mayor Jorge Elorza today joined local businesses owners and representatives from the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce to kick-off the #ThinkPVD campaign encouraging residents and visitors to “think, shop and buy locally” in the City this holiday season.
To accommodate holiday shoppers and support local businesses during the busy holiday sales season, Mayor Taveras announced today that there will be two hours of free parking in designated commercial districts throughout Providence.
Sadly, tonight’s WaterFire lighting had to be cancelled due to the weather: Due to the severe winter weather forecasted for later on this afternoon, tonight's event has been cancelled. pic.twitter.com/j0lwkmYagU — WaterFire Providence (@WaterFireProv) December 14, 2013 WaterFire will have special Christmas editions of their fires running tonight and Saturday evening (weather permitting): Enjoy the spirit of Christmas for two …
The City of Providence encourages people to buy local and buy art this holiday season with their Buy Providence/Buy Art program.
Every night at Craftland we are here for your art buying needs, but tonight is extra special. Join us to celebrate this year’s 5 Providence artists who have their images on the Buy Art Providence buttons.
Providence’s ‘Dancing Cop,’ Tony Lepore, returns to downtown Providence Dec. 9-24, 2012. He will be on the corner Dorrance Street and Westminster Street weekdays from 12 to 1:30 pm.
The Chicago Transit Authority’s Holiday Train started its month-long tour of that city yesterday.
To accommodate holiday shoppers and support local businesses, motorists in Providence will be offered two hours of free parking from 10am until 6pm from Friday, November 23, 2012 through Tuesday, January 1, 2013.
Craftland on Westminster Street Offers Stylish and Functional Handmade Items from Local and National Artists
The countdown to Christmas is well underway in Providence. This weekend’s events include the Craftland Show, Providence Preservation Society’s Benefit Street Holiday, the Providence Tree Lighting, and more.
Remember last year we had a Holiday Party before Christmas? Well, this year we were too busy with other people’s parties to get together our own, so now we’re saying Post-Holidays Party is the new Holiday Party. Join us, Rhode Island’s Future, Providence Daily Dose, Providence Geeks, and likely a bunch of other local bloggers for the Providence Blogosphere Post-Holidays …
The East Coast Greenway Alliance and Legend Bicycle invite you to one more opportunity to overindulge during this holiday season! Starting at 7pm on Wednesday, Dec. 29, Legend’s doors will be open for those wishing to carouse, socialize, hobnob, fraternize, or pal around with bicyclists. Eric Weis, trail coordinator for the East Coast Greenway and member of the U.S. Bicycle …
Shop Local Shop Downcity is running down all the sales happening in the Westminster Street area today on their Facebook page. Check it out or just head Downcity. And don’t forget to pick-up your Downcity Bingo Card for a chance to win prizes for shopping Downcity. The Hope Street Winter Stroll is next weekend, but the merchants up there are …
City of Providence Press Release: Shoppers offered two hours of free parking to make it easier for people to Buy Providence this holiday season PROVIDENCE – Holiday shoppers will be able to park two hours for free in designated commercial districts throughout Providence beginning Friday, November 26th. Mayor David N. Cicilline kicked off the annual parking program to help boost …