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WaterFire, Providence, Rhode Island
May 26th, 2018 to Nov 10th, 2018
Providence, RI

WaterFire is a highly unique public art experience that has attracted tens of thousands of visitors to Rhode Island’s creative capital city of Providence. The event is based on an original artistic installation of bonfires lit on the three waterways passing through downtown Providence. On select Saturday evenings throughout the year, WaterFire creates a magical artistic event celebrating earth, air, fire and water. Amidst the flickering firelight of 100 bonfires, stroll through Waterplace Park and enjoy music and entertainment from around the world. Please see complete schedule for event dates.

Newport International Polo Series
Jun 02nd, 2018 to Sep 29th, 2018
Glen Farm
Portsmouth, RI

Newport Polo, host of the Newport International Polo Series XXVI, is the home of the Westchester Polo Club, America's first polo club, est. in 1876, and founding member of the United States Polo Association, offering public exhibition matches and polo club member services for grass & arena polo, and polo instruction year-round.

 

Music Mountain Summer Chamber Music Festival
Jun 10th, 2018 to Sep 23rd, 2018
Falls Village, CT

Music Mountain in Falls Village, Connecticut, is one of the premiere destinations in the United States for intimate chamber music concerts. Gordon Hall is one of the finest chamber music halls in the country with legendary acoustics and a resonant, full-bodied sound. This summer festival season includes a 16-concert Chamber Music series and a Saturday Twilight series of Jazz, Big Band, Gilbert & Sullivan, and Cabaret concerts – with dancing on our outdoor dance floor! See website for concert dates and times. 

Summer in the Street
Jun 16th, 2018 to Aug 25th, 2018
Downtown Portsmouth, NH

Summer in the Street is a performance/music series where musicians, theatrical and dance companies can entertain folks in the heart of the city. The event creates a gathering spot in the heart of Portsmouth for friends, neighbors and visitors alike. On Saturday nights.

Suessical
Jun 22nd, 2018 to Aug 19th, 2018
Prescott Park - Portsmouth, NH

Now one of the most performed shows in America, Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Tony winners, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Lucky Stiff, My Favorite Year, Once on This Island, Ragtime), have lovingly brought to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie and a little boy with a big imagination – Jojo. The colorful characters transport us from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos.

Running most Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from June 22 through August 19
Prescott Park - Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Come to beautiful Prescott Park on the banks of the Piscataqua River for a wonderful outdoor theater production. Performances are Thursdays and Sundays at 7:00 pm and Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm.

Music On the Riverboat at Essex Steam Train
Jun 22nd, 2018 to Sep 14th, 2018
Essex, CT

4 Dates: June 22, July 20, August 17 and September 14. Enjoy live music while sailing down the Connecticut River during a gorgeous sunset at Essex Steam Train’s annual summer concert series, Music on the Riverboat. Offering four nights of music on the Becky Thatcher riverboat on select Fridays this summer, this is one fun and unique live music series you don’t want to miss. Pick your favorite act from the schedule or, better yet, attend all four! June 22 brings Loups Garou, July 20 features Basically Blues, August 17 is a returning favorite, Rock Solid Alibi, and the series closes out on September 14 with Seat of our Pants. $45/person.