Off The Block

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:45am
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WaterFire
Water, light, smoke, music, and street performers combine to form an elemental art experience. WaterFire is an event to be explored and savored on foot as you wander around to discover its many surprises, leave your chairs in the car and start exploring all that our event has to offer. Free. Saturday, Nov. 4, begins at dusk. Waterplace Park, Providence. For more information call (401) 272-3111 or visit waterfire.org.

Coggeshall Garden to Hearth to Table Workshop
The Rhode Island Historical Society, in collaboration with Coggeshall Farm Museum, will give participants the opportunity to make a complete meal from the garden from scratch and share it with friends, cooked from the hearth right in Coggeshall's 1799 farmhouse. Limited to twelve participants; reservations required. RIHS/Coggeshal Members, $60; non-members $65. Saturday, Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Coggeshall Farm Museum, Poppasquash Road, Bristol. For more information call (401) 273-7507 or visit rihs.org

Newport Gallery Night
Art exhibits at galleries include handblown glass, woodblock prints, award-winning photography, international handcrafts, and fine arts. Many of the galleries host opening receptions, and introduce artists and new exhibits on Gallery Night. Free admission to all galleries; free parking at Newport Visitors Information Center, 23 America's Cup Avenue, or Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Avenue. Thursday, Nov. 9, from 5 to 8 p.m. Various venues, Newport. For more information call (401) 848-0550 or visit newportgalleries.org.

Veteran's Day Parade
Route begins at Holly Street, travels down Main Street and ends on High Street at Saugatucket Park. Parade is followed by a ceremony at the Memorial. In event of rain, ceremony moves to the SK High School Auditorium. Saturday, Nov. 11, at 10 a.m. South Kingstown. For more information call 401-789-3901 or visit www.southkingstownri.com.

The Brewmaster’s Social
Wake up your Wednesday with a midweek house party at the Weekapaug Inn! Enjoy a casual, three-course, family-style meal, where each course is expertly paired with the Stony Creek Brewery brewer’s choice of beer. Enjoy a welcome reception complete with hors d’oeuvres, a behind-the-scenes tour of the kitchen and three specially crafted courses courtesy of the Weekapaug Inn culinary team. Wednesday, Nov. 15. Weekapaug Inn, 25 Spray Rock Road, Westerly. For more information call 888-565-5023 or visit oceanhouseevents.com.