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Warwick Weekend: Fireworks, Music, Car Wash

[CREDIT: Warwick Post] The first Warwick Weekend lineup in June has food, music, art and fireworks.

[CREDIT: Warwick Post] The first Warwick Weekend lineup in June has food, music, art and fireworks.
[CREDIT: Warwick Post] The first Warwick Weekend lineup in June has food, music, art and fireworks.
WARWICK, RI — The Warwick Weekend is packed with music, food trucks, a benefit car wash, plant & yard sale and a fireworks show at Salter’s Grove.

Do you have a community, non-profit or fundraising event you’d like to see included in an upcoming Warwick Weekend? Email your event details and contact information to [email protected].

Warwick Weekend Friday:

Goddard Park Farmer’s Market Every Friday through Columbus Day Weekend, RI Grown, DEM’s farmer’s market program, hosts farmer’s market at Goddard Park selling delicious and freshly-harvested local foods direct from the farm to your dinner table.

Roger Williams Food Truck FridaysThe Carousel campus at Roger Wiliams Park Zoo has a lot of open space and rolling hills shaded by trees, the perfect spot to grab dinner from a food truck and listen to music and entertainment during the park’s Food Truck Fridays event. If you miss this one, don’t worry. They’re going on every Friday till the fall.

WSO Of Land & Sea at Gamm Theatre Sponsored by BankNewport and BankRI, WSO’s diverse membership will present Of Land & Sea, with captivating and exciting works by master and modern composers including:

  • Beethoven’s Egmont Overture
  • Bryant’s Dusk
  • DelBorgo’s Songs of the Sea
  • Kamen’s Title theme to Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
  • Mendelssohn’s Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
  • Nacar’s Burning of the Gaspee (World Orchestral Premiere)

Bring your own Improv This interactive improv show at the Warwick Center for the Arts welcomes voluntary audience participation! You can participate in one of three ways: applaud for a scene you like, yell out fantastic suggestions, or if you feel you’re ready, jump up and get involved with us on stage.

Warwick Weekend Saturday:

Clouds Hill Yard & Plant Sale Visit the Clouds Hill Victorian House Museum, 4157 Post Rd, Warwick, RI for a plant and yard sale. Plants, art, furniture, books, frames, electronics and ceramics will all be for sale at the event.

Lifesaver Program Benefit Car Wash Car wash to benefit the Lifesaver CTE EMT Program from 9 am to 1 pm at the Pilgrim Senior Center.

The Girls Group Exibit This show seeks to illuminate the experience of girlhood through women artists. Our girlhood experiences establish the foundation for how we view the world throughout our lives. Whether it be through our relationships, career or personal journey, these elements of childhood remain with us buried deeply within.

Women Musical Composers Showcase A celebration of the diverse musical styles, narratives & characters coming from the women composers of the musical theater world. Composers such as Jeanine Tesori, Anais Mitchell, Lucy Simon, Mary Rodgers and Sara Bareilles will be highlighted in this zany cabaret-style performance!

Rocky Point Food Truck Marketplace Join the fun from 10am to 4pm for a shopping, food truck & entertaining experience! Hang out in the sprawling fields with your loved ones and eat from over 20 food trucks. Shop from over 100 local vendors and enjoy the breeze off the bay at Rocky Point Park.

Salter’s Grove Fireworks This annual display is set above Narragansett Bay just off the coast of Salter’s Grove in Warwick. For about 30 minutes, a colorful show illuminates the nighttime sky. Several food and novelty vendors will attend.

 

Rob Borkowski
Author: Rob Borkowski

Rob has worked as reporter and editor for several publications, including The Kent County Daily Times and Coventry Courier, before working for Gatehouse in MA then moving home with Patch Media. Now he's publisher and editor of WarwickPost.com. Contact him at [email protected] with tips, press releases, advertising inquiries, and concerns.

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