Wicked Rhody: (9/22 - 9/24/17) Rhode Island 's Podcast About Life and Events in Providence, Newport and the Ocean State!

Wicked Rhody podcast hosts Mary and Ben discuss Rhode Island life, ideas, events, and stuff to do for the week of September 22nd.

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Wicked Interesting:

The Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre presents New England’s Got Talent!

A talent competition in Rhode Island featuring the diverse talent of New England.

Singers, dancers, comedians and uniquely gifted performers off all genres and all ages will dazzle you!

This year's winner will receive a $1500 Cash Grand Prize as well as a guaranteed audition with an Executive Talent Producer from America's Got Talent!

ALSO - An AMERICA’S GOT TALENT scout will be in attendance.

Entertainment industry professionals will judge the competition including, music producer Al Gomes, nationally touring vocalist Angela Bacari, Brooklyn-based writer and performer Nick Blaemire and Pell Award winning singer, actor and playwright Rose Weaver.

Tickets: $21, $26

Sponsored by Cardi's Furniture & Mattresses

Wicked Fun in the 401

Together for Peace: Peace Fest RI

Saturday at 1 PM - 4 PM

Together For Peace: Peace Fest 2017

Saturday, September 23rd from 1:00-4:00PM in Burnside Park, Providence, Rhode Island

1:00-1:45- Children's Entertainment ---Len Cabral and Toe Jam Puppet Band--- Activities, and RI Community Organizations working with Immigrants and Refugees

1:45- Indigenous Heritage Celebration with the Eastern Medicine Singers

2:00- Honoring Imigrants and Refugees- Performances and Personal Stories of RI's Immigrant and Refugee Community

---Sidy Maiga , Sokeo Ros , Dance BFF, Cambodian Society Dancers, Laura Espinel, and Thai Dance---

3:15- Living Peace Award Presentation

3:30- Peace Walk and Prayers for Peace


Burnside Park, Providence, Rhode Island


 Sept 24 10a-2p


View static displays of over 35 retired police vehicles and equipment from across the nation dating back to the 1940s.

- RISP Museum open house and merchandise for sale

- View police demonstrations and explore specialty unit vehicles

- K-9 demonstration from 12:30 pm - 1 pm

- Cookout, snacks and ice cream

- Activities and fun for all ages​: Dunk-a-Trooper, bounce house, Boulder-Dash course for kids, "Dress Like a Trooper" station, scavenger hunt, and more.

- Vote for your favorite cruiser

- A certified child passenger safety technician will be on hand to perform free car seat checks and free child identification kits will be available for all children in attendance.

Suggested donation: $3 per adult, children 12 & under are free. All proceeds to benefit the Rhode Island State Police Museum Foundation.

The event is handicap accessible and will be held rain or shine.

If you have a restored police vehicle or motorcycle that you would like to include in the show, please visit the RISP Museum website for information: http://www.rispmuseum.org/

Doors Open RI

Want to experience the Victorian splendor of Barnaby's Castle and the attic of City Hall? Would you like to see the the recording studios of Rhode Island Public Radio and climb up inside of the dome of Beneficent Church, and more?

We're giving you the keys to Providence! For one day the Doors Open RI Festival will provide you with free, special access to 20+ one-of-a-kind places across Providence on Saturday, September 23.

No tickets or reservations. Free transportation between venues on the RIPTA Bus. Are You Ready?

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Ladd Observatory

Saturday at 11 AM - 4 PM

We'll be participating in the city wide Doors Open RI Festival. Join us for an open house and we'll also have a solar telescope for safely viewing the Sun if the skies are clear.

15th Annual In Step for Autism

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Colt State Park in Bristol, RI

Join the Autism Society, RI Chapter and THE GRODEN NETWORK for a day of family fun at Colt State Park in Bristol, RI for the 15th Annual “In Step for Autism” 3K Walk/5K Run & Family Field Day while making a difference in the lives of persons with autism.

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Coggeshall Farm


Open on weekends


Wake up the Barnyard is back! Saturday mornings, join us bright and early to help get our animals ready for the day. Starting promptly at 9:00 am, visitors can help feed and groom our animals for a unique behind the scenes experience.


Enter to win a Family Four Pack to King Richard's Faire
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