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Eye on RI: Events ranging from spooky to sporty!

A look at some of the weekend events

Ashley Erling brings us "Eye on RI" featuring upcoming local events! 

Slater Mill Paranormal Investigation- Join renowned New England paranormalist and Old Slater Mill interpreter Carl L. Johnson for a guided, after-dark investigation of the historic 1793 Old Slater Mill factory, the 1810 Wilkinson Mill waterwheel bay, and the 1758 Sylvanus Brown House. Doors at 8:00, Investigation begins at 8:30 PM. Ages 15+

HeritageFest- HeritageFest 2018 celebrates its 38th year with 3 days of food, culture and some of the best RI music as well as international talent and national tribute acts. Featured Musical Artists: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Terry Sylvester formerly of The Hollies, Kissnation, Penny Lane Band, The New Providence Big Band featuring Miss Katie Kleyla, Whole Lotta Heart, 8 Track Classics with The David Tessier All-Star Stars, The Pete Silva Project, Legacy Band & Show, John Emil, Brendan Rush, Bard The Band, and School of Rock. Fine Art Exhibit: The HeART Spot Art Center and Gallery. Sunday Jazz Bunch presented in collaboration with Eat Drink RI

Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open- Just after Wimbledon each year, top ATP World Tour pros head to Newport to compete in the Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open, the first stop of the summer swing for pro tennis in the United States. Contested on the historic grass tennis courts of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, offers the only opportunity to see professional men's tennis in the Northeast prior to the US Open.

WaterFire Providence Full Lighting- WaterFire Providence welcomes back long-time sponsor Fidelity Investments. Fidelity Investments & WaterFire are celebrating their 16-year partnership with Japanese origami cranes hand-folded by Fidelity employees. “These cranes are a symbol of peace, fidelity, and longevity,” said Rick Metters, Vice President of Government Relations and Public Affairs. Be sure to visit the Fidelity Crane Tent to learn how to make your own origami crane. Fidelity’s Crane Tent will be located in Memorial Park close to the corner of College Street and South Main Street. 

Skyline at Waterplace Clambake- Skyline is excited to announce that during the upcoming WaterFire on Saturday, July 14th, Skyline will be hosting a Clambake and Broil on our Rooftop with a front row view to the fires. 

Providence Restaurant Weeks- Providence is one of the nation’s hottest culinary destinations. Find out what the fuss is all about during Providence Restaurant Weeks. Choose from mouthwatering menus at nearly 100 restaurants. Enjoy three-course lunches at $16.95 and three-course dinners at $29.95 or $34.95, as well as two-for-one specials.


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