Weekend Round UP: 12.9.16

State Archives exhibition chronicles the history of Rhode Island’s First Nations Friday, until 4:30pm   A Gentleman’s Guide to getting away with Murder All Weekend! Getting away with murder can be so much fun… and there’s no better proof than the knock-‘em-dead hit show that’s earned unanimous raves and won the 2014 Tony Award® for…


Staff Picks for everyone on your Holiday List

Through perpetual window shopping, the average Downcity worker likely knows exactly how to find the most thoughtful presents.  That’s why we asked a couple regulars how they’re gifting this year.   Jason     Kimberly  This little stocking stuffer hits on all the things my six year old loves – fun crayons, coloring adorable little…


Aurora Free Mondays

Tonight, we have the pleasure of seeing Uni Ika Ai, one of the best bands we’ve seen all year! This Sweet dream-pop from Brooklyn has been earning accolades for their latest release Keeping a Golden Bullseye in the Corner of My Mind. Meanwhile, Todd Anderson is celebrating the launch of his new book ‘Hotwriting’, a collection…


Interview with Mackenzie Lesser-Roy from ONCE

Over the weekend, Indowncity had the distinct pleasure of attending ONCE at the Providence Performing Arts Center.  The charming and minimal set design flickered on stage. Made out like an Irish pub, the set was afire with boisterous music performed by the cast. Audience members casually mingled on stage with drinks before the seamless shift…


Ask Eno: A Heavenly Pair

Dear Eno, What wine pairs best with chocolate?   -Paul D.   Dear Paul,  The absolute best pairings for chocolate and/or chocolatey desserts are fortified wines like Madeira, Port, and Sherry.   Chocolate, whether it’s milk chocolate, bitter dark chocolate, or a piece of chocolate tort, is quite an intensely flavored food which in turn…


Tiered Gift Guide

Shopping on a budget this year? Here’s a useful guide to In Downcity’s variety of gift items this season! Under $25 Under $50   Under $100  


Glitter Gift Guide with Homestyle

The holidays are a perfect time to indulge in a little sparkle. At Homestyle, you can find some glitz to satisfy any glamour craving. Some people like their glitter a little more subtle. This lovely neutral scarf has beautiful dew-like rhinestones around the edges for just the right amount of shimmer. This bejeweled hairclip is…


Winter Deal Alert: Figidini

The rumors are TRUE, the Figidini Winter Special is BACK! Choose two small plates, pizza, and a bottle of wine all for $55!   The Wine Options:     Click here to see the full menu.   The Figidini Winter Special is Available Tuesday thru Thursday, 5pm-Close.      


#Celebratedowncity16 Moments!

What a beautiful Small Business Saturday we had this weekend! Here are some of our favorite moments from the day. To continue spreading the cheer, visit downcity this Friday, December 2nd for the Westminster Street Sip n’ Shop!      

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