DOWNCITY GUIDE

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Win $200 in LUNCH from Figidini!

Do you work in Downcity? Now’s your chance to win a $200 lunch credit for one of our fave lunch spots–Figidini! Beautiful salads, perfectly sized comfort food dishes, and of course, steaming personal pies with a superior neapolitan style crust are yours to enjoy–on us! All you have to do is tag a friend on…

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A Midsummer night’s Dream

Trinity Repertory Company presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream, directed by Tyler Dobrowsky, and featuring resident acting company members Rachael Warren as Puck and Fred Sullivan, Jr. as Bottom. In one of Shakespeare’s most beloved romantic comedies, four fantastic stories are woven together in a single fanciful night: the wedding of an Athenian Duke to his…

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Loft Living in Downtown Providence

This era seems to be saturated with folks who are making efforts to live consciously. There is more attention paid to dietary health, how to manage stress, sustainability, and living well. The American Dream is no longer about working hard, buying lots of stuff, having 3 children and a big ‘ol house to put them all…

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Weekend Round Up 2.12.17

Not about to be shut in by a little snow this weekend? This round-up is for you. SHINER night at The Malted Barley Friday February 10th :: 6pm-9pm :: 334 Westminster Street :: FREE for a special pint night! With the purchase of a Shiner’s beverage receive a free pint glass, along with other giveaways…

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Downcity Dining: Valentine’s Day

Sweet spots for curling up with your partner or sharing an intimate night out with friends.   Red Fin Crudo + Kitchen Red Fin Crudo + Kitchen – The atmosphere is intimate and chic, while the food is enormously satisfying. Serves both lighter fare and garlicky richness for all types of palates. Aphrodite’s pick: Oyster…

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Onesies from Craftland

Adorable onesies from some of our favorite locals. Make those early months count with soft, durable, and creative clothes from Craftland!   Fraggles and Friggles: Very punny.     Bit and Little Bit: Even baby can show off their RI pride!   Gnome Enterprises: Fantastical beasts and gorgeous colors.

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#TBT: Westminster St. Outdoor Mall from the Smolski Collection

  The Westminster Street shopping area was closed to vehicular traffic in the early 1960s in an effort to bring shoppers back to downtown Providence. This layout was an attempt to draw in Downcity customers and slow the mass exodus of commerce into suburban malls.  It was ultimately unsuccessful, and the pedestrian mall gave way…

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In Downcity Weekend Highlight: The Mountaintop

Katori Hall’s Olivier Award-winning play, The Mountaintop, kicks off 2017 at Trinity Repertory Company and continues the 53rd season, Ghosts of the Past, Dreams of the Future. Directed by Kent Gash, performances run January 12 – February 12, 2017 in Trinity Rep’s Dowling Theater.   ABOUT THE PLAY It is April 3, 1968. Martin Luther…

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#TBT PVDfest Highlights

As the deadline approaches to submit project proposals for PVDfest 2017, we reminisce about what a wonderful time we all had last year. If you are interested in participating, please visit http://pvdfest.com/create/!   One great city coming together to make and enjoy all different kinds of food, music, and fun. Super thankful for all the hard…

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