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Charles Allin at Burnside Park Music Series and Beer Garden!

Cover Photo by Rachel Dodd Indowncity is thrilled to announce that we will be sponsoring this week’s Burnside Music Series and Trinity Beer Garden! Jeremy Harris will be performing with his project Charles Allin, an experimental jazz ensemble with New-Agey vibes. Music nerds will know Jeremy Harris from longtime project Lazy Magnet–a prolific enterprise that…

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Ask Eno: Ice cubes in Wine?

Dear Eno, Can I put ice cubes in my wine or is that a wine faux-pas? – Dana    Dear Dana, Sometimes a glass of light white wine or Prosecco just begs for a little ice cube or two, especially while sitting on the beach or by the pool.  Some somms might snicker at the…

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10 things you didnt know about Moonlight

Movies on the Block will be screening MOONLIGHT on August 3rd at Grant’s Block. Here are some things you might not have known about the production:   Naomie Harris had to shoot her entire role in three days, in between her promotional tour of Spectre (2015), due to a visa problem (Harris is British). The scenes spanned 15…

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Aurora Future Mondays: 7.31.17

  Each and every Monday, a dazzling array of artists and musicians will grace the Aurora stage to enact a performance which will benefit an organization selected as the chosen beneficiary of the month. JULY WILL BENEFIT: the FANG COLLECTIVE Founded in 2013, The FANG Collective seeks to escalate resistance to the fracked gas industry while supporting other…

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Weekend Round Up: 7.28.17

Dinner at Kleos 250 Westminster Street :: 4pm-11pm :: Friday July 28th If you need more convincing, check out what we thought when we tried it out last week!     KAYAK RENTALS 10 Memorial Boulevard :: 10pm-6pm Daily :: $30 for 1.5 hours, $45 for 2.5 hours or tandem kayak   Located just steps…

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Icy Drink Picks

Our Favorite Afternoon Pick-Me-Ups. Ellie’s Bakery Blueberry coriander lemonade is sweet and herbal with a lovely tart kick! The holy basil lemonade is a very refreshing spin on the traditional (in more ways than one!)       Small Point Café From Small Point Café, we tried this lovely, creamy, and rich rosemary brown sugar…

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TBT: Westminster Street Mall from the Smolski Collection

On Friday August 4th and Saturday August 5th, there will be a Sidewalk Sale on Westminster Street. So for this #TBT we’re remembering when Westminster Street was an outdoor pedestrian mall! 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…

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Interesting New Books at Symposium

Anthologies and re-imaginings of the arts and sciences. Feast on these to feed your brain this summer! In the latest anthology from Frequency Writers, a community of writers based in Providence, over forty Rhode Island authors appear in City & Sea. “The words in these pages imagine the histories, presents, and futures of our seas…

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Tips and Tricks to Stay Chill

Here’s how our fave downcity businesses are helping us stay cool this summer. All natural soothing balm from Craftland is a must have – especially if you overdid it at the beach last weekend. Loaded with essential oils and tons of mint, your peeling, over-heated skin will thank you!   This cotton jumpsuit from Clover…

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