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Monday, November, 06, 2017

PVDFest Returns to “America’s Coolest City” for 2018

PVDFest will bring four days of art, creative education, music and more to the streets of Providence, June 7-10, 2018   Providence, RI – City of Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism, founding partner FirstWorks and the Providence City Council announced PVDFest, Providence’s signature art festival will return for […]

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Monday, October, 16, 2017

At the Intersection of Arts, Economics – City of Providence Announces ThinkPVD

The City of Providence Profiles Creative, Innovative Culture PROVIDENCE, RI – The City of Providence announced the launch of a new interview series, ThinkPVD.com, to complement its #ThinkPVD initiative that encourages residents and visitors to “think, shop, and buy local.” In partnering with the City to profile its dynamic creative community, economic potential and the […]

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Monday, June, 19, 2017

Art, Culture + Tourism Newsletter

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 […]

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Friday, May, 05, 2017

PVDFest Returns For Year Three With Off The Wall Programming June 1-4, 2017

Providence, RI – City of Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism and Founding Partner FirstWorks have announced that PVDFest, Providence’s signature art festival, will return for its third edition June 1-4, 2017. During the four-day event artists and performers from around the globe and just around the corner will […]

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A La Rhody
Friday, May, 05, 2017

A La Rhody: A Celebration of Gastronomical Proportions

Providence, RI – Rhode Island’s rich history will be told through the taste buds in 2017, as local cultural and tourism organizations have united to celebrate the Ocean State’s culinary traditions with a series of events, exhibitions and promotions. The yearlong effort, called A La Rhody, will use a variety of lenses to view that […]

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Friday, September, 30, 2016

Providence Singers Announce Their 45th Season

The Providence Singers’ 2016-2017 season features exciting musical collaborations with the Rhode Island Philharmonic and Aurea Ensemble, world premieres of new compositions by internationally-respected composer, Ola Gjeilo and Providence Singers Assistant Conductor, Michael Galib, and a studio-recording of Dan Forrest’s Requiem for the Living. Mozart’s Requiem Friday, October 14, 2016 – 6:30pm Saturday, October 15, […]

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PVDFest
Friday, September, 30, 2016

PVDFest 2017: Get Involved

Abstract: Providence’s signature art festival will return for its third edition June 1-4, 2017. Musicians, artists, vendors and creative minds of all kinds are invited to connect with festival staff to express their interest in performing, creating, selling and volunteering at PVDFest 2017. Press Release: Providence, RI – City of Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, […]

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