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Where to watch McGregor versus Mayweather in Rhode Island

Boxing icon and undefeated world champion Floyd Mayweather will square up against UFC star Conor McGregor for a super-fight on August 26th, one of...

REVIEW: What Cheer Brigade’s ‘You Can’t See Inside Of Me’

Adding to Providence’s musical variety, brass bands have come to prominence since the turn of the decade with rhythms that take hold of the...

Blues & BBQ Festival Coming to East Providence on August 26th

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The four “Bs” – Blues, BBQ, Bourbon and Beer – will be in ample supply on Saturday, August, 26th from...

WhatsUp Interview: Greensky Bluegrass – Jam Bands Headed for Bold Point Park

A couple of popular "jam" bands hit Rhode Island next week, with a stop at the newest venue in the state, Bold Point Park. One...

First-ever Topsail Realty Mt. Hope Bridge 5K held on Saturday

Summer storms did little to deter the runners and walkers that partook in the first-ever Topsail Realty Mt. Hope Bridge 5K on Saturday. While rain pelted...

Downtown Boys Release ‘Cost Of Living’ To The Masses

The state of punk rock in the 2010's can be taken in numerous directions. It’s a genre that’s ever-changing and consistently accessible while also...

Inaugural Topsail Realty Mt. Hope Bridge 5K Has Sold-Out, Will Take Place on August...

The first-ever Mt. Hope Bridge 5K will take place this Saturday, August 12th. The event, which was capped at 850 runners and walkers, sold out on...

Six Picks:The Best in Local Music This Week (August 10-August 16)

Outdoor summer concerts continue to dominate the music scene this weekend with top shows in and around the Providence area. Check out the Reggae...

Bold Point Park Opens: Beach Boys Rock New East Providence Venue

Nothing quite says summer in Rhode Island than a Beach Boys concert on the waterfront. The legendary band was in town Wednesday at a...

Partial solar eclipse in store for Rhode Island on afternoon of August 21

Rhode Island will be treated to a partial solar eclipse on the afternoon of Monday, August 21st. A NASA statement said the eclipse will be...