Although the weather outside isn’t frightful, the City of Providence is gearing up for the holiday season. In preparation for the merriment, the City is on the hunt for a 35-foot to 45-foot spruce or fir to adorn the steps of City Hall during its annual tree lighting ceremony (December 6). Two 15-foot to 20-foot spruces or firs for holiday displays at the Roger Williams Park Botanical Center and the third annual PVD Winter Lights Market (December 6 - December 7) at the Providence Rink located at City Center are also requested.
City of Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza and the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism invite the public to visit the Gallery at City Hall for its newest installation, TeenView: Our World Seen Through Young Eyes.
Art, Culture + Tourism (ACT) Director Stephanie Fortunato joined Healthy Communities Director Ellen Cynar, Southside Cultural Center of Rhode Island (SCCRI), the West Elmwood Housing Development Corporation’s (WEHDC) Sankofa Initiative and the African Alliance of Rhode Island (AARI) for Providence Community Table, a free, family-friendly celebration of art, food, health, and prosperity in our neighborhoods.
PROVIDENCE, RI – The City of Providence today announced that PVDFest, the City’s signature arts festival, will return for its sixth year from June 11-14, 2020. Co-produced by the City of Providence Department of Arts, Culture + Tourism and non-profit arts presenter FirstWorks, PVDFest 2020 will build on the successes of the past five festivals by continuing to offer its participants and visitors a world-class experience, presenting talent from around the corner and across the globe.
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