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Holiday events tonight

In Arts, Events, Retail by Greater City Providence1 Comment

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.

Downcity: Tonight, late night shopping. Next week, revelry

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The shops Downcity are open until midnight tonight for all your last minute Christmas shopping needs: Still have some last minute shopping to do? Nervous of when you’re going to fit it all in? Have no fear because Westminster Street will be open till MIDNIGHT on Thursday, December 23. Open till midnight means: You have plenty of time left to …

Craftland Show, Dec. 2

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We’re really hoping you’ll join us for the 9th Annual Craftland Holiday Show Super Celebration Bash! Thursday, December 2nd from 5:00pm – 9:00pm Craftland 235 Westminster Street Providence, RI 02903 The first 300 shoppers receive highly-coveted GOODIE BAGS stuffed with quality samples, magazines, coupons and more. Plus delicious SNACKS from Julian’s, and delicious BEER from Trinity! Demo and BOOKSIGNING by …

Black Friday

In Downcity by Jef NickersonLeave a Comment

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 …

Some observations from Alexandria, Virginia

In Featured, Other Cities by Jef Nickerson6 Comments

Last weekend I was in Alexandria, Virginia. My hotel which was mega-cheap and right next to a Metro station was out in the exurbia hell next to the Beltway surrounded by surface parking, but not too far away was Old Town. While walking around the King Street area I snapped a few photos. CVS without a drive-thru! I was very …

Saturday! Saturday! Saturday!

In Asides, Events by Jef Nickerson2 Comments

Lots of stuff happening Saturday! Saturday! Saturday!: Rock n Roll Yard Sale and Sidewalk Sale on Westminster Street, Downcity, 11am-5pm. Boats, Birds, and BBQ at the Providence Community Boating Center, India Street, 1pm-4pm West Side-Federal Hill Neighborhood-wide Yard Sale 8:30am-1pm. Pick up your map at White Electric Coffee, Hudson Street Deli, Seven Stars Bakery (on Broadway), or at the WBNA …