Ashley Erling brings us “Eye on RI” featuring upcoming local events!
Bloody Mary Contest- Providence’s Best Bloody Mary is back for round two! Join us for the second installment of Providence’s Best Bloody Mary, presented by the New England Hemophilia Association (NEHA), Rhode Island Food Fights, PVD Food Truck Events on Saturday, April 13th from 11AM-2PM at the beautiful Roger Williams Casino. Enjoy a day of tasting some of the best Bloodys in Providence whipped up by local bartenders. Your ticket allows a tasting from each event competitor. Sample sizes are large enough to judge but small enough to allow you to taste all the participants’ entrees!
Robot Block Party- Meet the next generation of robots used in research, education, work and play at the 6th Annual Robot Block Party. A free family festival, chosen as a “Best of Rhode Island” event by the editors of RI Monthly, the Rhode Island Robot Block Party includes hands-on robotics activities, demonstrations, and exhibits. Created by Rhode Island Students of the Future and the Humanity-Centered Robotics Initiative and the Department of Computer Science at Brown University, the Robot Block Party is a family friendly event that highlights the innovation of our state’s robotic community and features exhibits and hands-on activities from industry, universities, community organizations, and K-12 schools. Saturday, April 13, 2019 Noon – 4 pm. Free.
Daffodil Days- The 6th Annual Newport Daffodil Days Festival is happening April 13-21, 2019 in Newport, RI including Bannister’s, Bowen’s Wharf and Bellevue Avenue, and throughout Newport. Nine Days of “daffiness” featuring parades, a doggie costume contest, music, bike tour of the daffodils, a car rally, and so much more. Over one million daffodils will be putting on a Great Show! (That’s a daffodillion +) 22 Daffy events throughout town – most activities are free.
Spring Shopping!- Ashley will be at Loft at Emerald Square Mall on Saturday from 12-2pm to check out the latest styles hitting the floor. Stop by and update your spring wardrobe!