The season of gratitude reminds us to slow down and express our appreciation for each other. I am very grateful to work with an amazing group of curious, compassionate individuals who tirelessly look for new ways to develop meaningful connections between communities. They make the city a place where cultural diversity, creative expression, and the arts and humanities are valued as a part of everyday life.
This free event will feature outdoor entertainment in Waterplace Park including Providence’s first-ever outdoor ball drop, a laser-light show and a some surprises! Additionally, Skyline will hold an indoor ticketed event that includes dinner, valet, dessert and added entertainment…
TURNAROUND ARTS: PVD
A national public-private partnership
that leverages the arts to help turn around the nation’s lowest performing schools. PVD is one of 15 localities
from the US selected by the
Kennedy Center and the
on the Arts & Humanities…
Tis the season to experience locally and nationally produced holiday performances throughout the
Ocean State. Artists, organizations, and venues are encouraged to submit their profiles and events free of charge…
PRODUCED IN PVD
World-renowned creative professionals, artists, arts organizations, and venues call Providence home. Explore some of their most recent work with this spotlight on stuff you may have seen (and hopefully not missed) around town…
AC+T IN THE COMMUNITY
The Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism ensures the continued development of a vibrant and creative city by integrating arts and culture into community life while showcasing Providence as an international cultural destination…
The Art in City Life Commission was formed to create standardized policies and procedures for public art, monuments, memorials, and markers on publicly held land and to set guidelines for private developers…
SPECIAL EVENTS CORNER
Happy Holidays Everybody,
The Alex and Ani City Center Skating Rink, Burnside Park, City Hall and Kennedy Plaza will soon be the home of the “2017 PVD Winter Lights Market & Tree Lighting” on Friday December 1st from 5PM-9PM and Saturday December 2nd from 12PM-9PM. Please come join us for vendors, dancers, live music, skating, trees, lights, singing and so much more!
The 2018 dates for PVDFest have been announced and I hope you will save them: June 7th thru June 10th. And don’t forget to go to pvdfest.com where you can register and submit requests to sell, create, perform, and participate in the 2018 festivities.