GC: Photos

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WaterFire, random chair on the sidewalk, Providence Journal’s version of urban renewal, and more in today’s GC: Photos.

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

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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.

Skating Center February Events

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While the Skating Center closed at 2pm to clear snow, they do have some great events coming up next month. Check out our spectacular events! Saturday, February 12th, 5-8pm – Hearts + Scars: An Evening with Providence Roller Derby – Hot chocolate, treats, games and contests with the derby girls on ice skates! Plus, La Strada Wood Fired Pizza straight …

Skating Center Opens November 19th

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Opening weekend for skating at the Bank of America City Center in downtown Providence! Please join us for opening weekend at the Bank of America City Center! As one of New England’s most popular winter destinations, we offer a fun, family activity at an affordable price. The 14,000-square-foot skating rink is twice the size of Rockefeller Plaza’s ice rink in …

Impromptu Blog Meet-Up (03/19)

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Photo by Jef Nickerson Did you not get enough to drink yesterday? No? Good. Then you can join us tomorrow for an impromptu blog meet-up at the Skating Center in Kennedy Plaza. The Bank of America City Center (that’s the skating rink in Kennedy Plaza) is having a Beer & Wine Pavilion after work all this week to celebrate the …

P-Bruins practice at Skating Center tomorrow

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Photo from Greater Kennedy Plaza Saturday, January 23rd, 10am-12pm The public will have an opportunity to watch the P-Bruins take to the ice in a real practice session. Following the practice, several Bruins will remain on the ice to skate with fans until 12pm. The cost for adults to skate is $6 and admission for children age 12 and under …

I Just Like this Photo…

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Photo from Providence Department of Arts, Culture, and Tourism eNewsletter. Click to enlarge … of the recently reopened Bank of America Skating Center and decided to post it. This photo is from the Providence City News and captures the dynamism of the rink and its inherent urbanity and convenience being right in the center of downtown. It’s the kind of …

Ice

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The Bank of America City Center skating rink opens today. City of Providence residents, with valid ID, can skate for free on the first Saturday of the month with a $2 charge for skate rental. For more rates and schedules visit the website.