Calendar of events

December 9 — 15, 2018

Found 30 events

Wednesday, December 12

A Doublewide, Texas Christmas

11:00 AM
Written by Jones, Hope and Wooten Directed by Tony Annicone In this outrageously funny comedy, it’s Christmastime in the newest—and tiniest—town in Texas. And it’s beginning to look a lot like trouble in Doublewide. Not …

Pulitzer Prize Finalist 'Gloria' at The Gamm

7:30 PM
This razor-sharp comic drama follows a group of ruthless editorial assistants at a notorious Manhattan magazine— all vying for their bosses' jobs and a book deal before they turn 30. When a …

Trinity celebrates the holidays with 'A Christmas Carol'

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep is proud to present its annual holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol. Noted for being a new production each year, the 2018 production has been inspired by a traditional telling of the …

Linden Place Mansion Celebrates the Art of Christmas

Stunning decorations and original artwork, concerts, parties, family day await you all season long at the 200-year old mansion! A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in …

Thursday, December 13

Children’s story hour in Barrington

10:00 AM
Come to Barrington Books and hear Miss Margie read several theme-related story and picture books geared towards the pre-school set, followed by craft time allowing the children to express their …

Young children’s story hour

10:00 AM
Bring your little ones for stories geared for 3- to 5-year-olds. Includes a craft and light snack.

Toddler tales at the Zoo

10:30 AM
Enjoy a zooper fun story time at the zoo, every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Includes a snack and a craft/activity. Recommended for ages 3-5.

A Doublewide, Texas Christmas

11:00 AM
Written by Jones, Hope and Wooten Directed by Tony Annicone In this outrageously funny comedy, it’s Christmastime in the newest—and tiniest—town in Texas. And it’s beginning to look a lot like trouble in Doublewide. Not …

Thursday Drop-In Open Studio Sessions

1:00 PM
Thursdays November 1st - January 3rd, 2019 @ 1:00-3:30 pm ​ $5 BAM Members | $10 Non-Members Join us at BAM for our drop in Open Studio sessions, offered each Thursday! We welcome artists of all levels, mediums, & …

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

7:30 PM
JMG Theater and Bristol Theatre Company presents...... It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play by Joe Landry After JMG's 2017 smash success A Christmas Carol: a 1940's Radio Play, we're back with another holiday hit, It's a …

Pulitzer Prize Finalist 'Gloria' at The Gamm

7:30 PM
This razor-sharp comic drama follows a group of ruthless editorial assistants at a notorious Manhattan magazine— all vying for their bosses' jobs and a book deal before they turn 30. When a …

Trinity celebrates the holidays with 'A Christmas Carol'

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep is proud to present its annual holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol. Noted for being a new production each year, the 2018 production has been inspired by a traditional telling of the …

Linden Place Mansion Celebrates the Art of Christmas

Stunning decorations and original artwork, concerts, parties, family day await you all season long at the 200-year old mansion! A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in …

Friday, December 14

'It’s a Wonderful Life' in Bristol

12:00 AM
The beloved American holiday film classic is performed as a 1940s radio broadcast in front of a live audience. A cast of local actors and two foley (sound effects) artists (Joshua Bullard, 11, and …

A Doublewide, Texas Christmas

6:00 PM
Written by Jones, Hope and Wooten Directed by Tony Annicone In this outrageously funny comedy, it’s Christmastime in the newest—and tiniest—town in Texas. And it’s beginning to look a lot like trouble in Doublewide. Not …

Karaoke in Tiverton

6:00 PM
The Knights of Columbus will host karaoke on Fridays at their hall at 28 Fish Road in Tiverton. The kitchen will be offering food for purchase beginning at 6 p.m., with karaoke and dancing from 7 to …

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

7:30 PM
JMG Theater and Bristol Theatre Company presents...... It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play by Joe Landry After JMG's 2017 smash success A Christmas Carol: a 1940's Radio Play, we're back with another holiday hit, It's a …

Pulitzer Prize Finalist 'Gloria' at The Gamm

7:30 PM
This razor-sharp comic drama follows a group of ruthless editorial assistants at a notorious Manhattan magazine— all vying for their bosses' jobs and a book deal before they turn 30. When a …

Trinity celebrates the holidays with 'A Christmas Carol'

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep is proud to present its annual holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol. Noted for being a new production each year, the 2018 production has been inspired by a traditional telling of the …

Linden Place Mansion Celebrates the Art of Christmas

Stunning decorations and original artwork, concerts, parties, family day await you all season long at the 200-year old mansion! A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in …

Saturday, December 15

'It’s a Wonderful Life' in Bristol

12:00 AM
The beloved American holiday film classic is performed as a 1940s radio broadcast in front of a live audience. A cast of local actors and two foley (sound effects) artists (Joshua Bullard, 11, and …

Mount Hope Farm - Farmers Market

9:00 AM
Our winter farmers market will keep you eating healthy all winter long. Join us every Saturday in the barn and pick up fresh and local vegetables, meat, bread, fish, mushrooms, and more. A rotating assortment of artisan vendors will be joining us as …

Aquidneck Growers Market

10:00 AM
With a changing selection of artisan vendors, the markets also hosts live local music. Shoppers can pick up their weekly fresh and local food supplies while checking out Newport Vineyards and Winery …

The Gordon School to Host Dance Instructor Rodney E. López for Family Dance Day on December 15th

11:00 AM
The Gordon School will host accomplished dance instructor Rodney E. López on Saturday, December 15th for a Family Dance Day. Featured in the hit documentary Mad Hot Ballroom, Rodney is the Executive Director at Dancing Classrooms, which …

Holiday Family Free Day at The Bristol Art Museum & Linden Place Mansion

1:00 PM
All are invited to join The Bristol Art Museum and Linden Place Mansion on Saturday, December 15, 2018 from 1 pm - 4 pm for our first ever Holiday Family Free Day! This event will be campus-wide, with activities held at both locations over the …

A Doublewide, Texas Christmas

6:00 PM
Written by Jones, Hope and Wooten Directed by Tony Annicone In this outrageously funny comedy, it’s Christmastime in the newest—and tiniest—town in Texas. And it’s beginning to look a lot like trouble in Doublewide. Not …

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

7:30 PM
JMG Theater and Bristol Theatre Company presents...... It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play by Joe Landry After JMG's 2017 smash success A Christmas Carol: a 1940's Radio Play, we're back with another holiday hit, It's a …

Pulitzer Prize Finalist 'Gloria' at The Gamm

7:30 PM
This razor-sharp comic drama follows a group of ruthless editorial assistants at a notorious Manhattan magazine— all vying for their bosses' jobs and a book deal before they turn 30. When a …

Trinity celebrates the holidays with 'A Christmas Carol'

7:30 PM
Trinity Rep is proud to present its annual holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol. Noted for being a new production each year, the 2018 production has been inspired by a traditional telling of the …

Linden Place Mansion Celebrates the Art of Christmas

Stunning decorations and original artwork, concerts, parties, family day await you all season long at the 200-year old mansion! A towering Christmas tree framed by a four-story spiral staircase, elegant decorations on every mantle and in …

December 9 — 15, 2018

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