“Six Picks” Events: The Best in Local Events This Weekend (Feb 21-23)

A Bronx Tale at PPAC (Providence)

A Bronx Tale, Broadway’s hit crowd-pleaser, takes you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s, where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he’d love to be. Bursting with high-energy dance numbers and original doo-wop tunes from Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast) and Glenn Slater (Love Never Dies), A Bronx Tale is an unforgettable story of loyalty and family. Details here.

Newport History Walking Tours (Newport)

With beautiful weather expected this weekend, why not head down to Newport for a tour provided by the Newport Historical Society? There are several scheduled this weekend including the Rogues and Scoundrels Walking Tour and the Colonial Newport Lantern Tour. Details here.

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Marc Maron Friday at Columbus Theatre (Providence)

The “Marc Maron: Hey, There’s More Tour” stops by the Columbus Theatre Friday. DJ, Actor, comedian Maron is best known for his podcast “WTF with Marc Maron.” Expect a fun night. Details here.

Museum of the Week: RISD Museum (Providence)

Among the state’s top museums is the RISD Museum in downtown Providence. Where else can you see artifacts from ancient Egypt, works of Winslow Homer and Jackson Pollack in our little state? Always a great destination in PVD. Details here.

Drew Lynch Sunday at Comedy Connection

Comedian Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent, where he finished in second place. Since, Drew has appeared on IFC’s Maron and CONAN, and amassed over 2 million subscribers on Youtube. Complete details here.

The RI Brew Bus (Statewide)

Hop on board the Rhode Island Brew Bus and visit three local breweries while leaving the driving to a trained professional (and Uber home after!). Visit breweries like Crooked Current, Revival and The Guild. Meet like-minded people who love beer and play trivia along the way. Details here.