Heritage Programs: Events Calendar 2013

Date Event
February 2
5:30 pm
50th Annual Robert Burns Supper
Rhodes-on-the-Pawtuxet, Cranston RI
  Chinese New Year- Year of the Snake Feb 10, 2013
Tolman High School, Pawtucket RI
March - November Cape Verdean Museum Exhibit
open for the season!
1003 Waterman Ave. East Providence, RI
March 1-31 Newport Irish Heritage Month
various locations in Newport
March 17 St. Patrick's Day
March 19 Saint Joseph's Day
March t.b.a. Aram J. Pothier French Heritage Awards Ceremony
May 24, 25 & 26 Cape Verdean Museum Exhibity will have an exhibit Back to the Roots Travel Show
Raynham Dog Track 1958 Broadway, Raynham MA
June 8
Day of Portugal celebrations
State Room of the R.I. State House, Providence
June 8 Day of Portugal celebrations/Arraial
Bank of America City Center

9am - 5pm
rain or shine
Scottish Highland Games
Washington County Fairgrounds
Exit 3; Route 138E to Rt 112 
June 9 Day of Portugal celebrations/Parade
Starts at the R.I. State House and ends at Bank of America City Center.
July 7
noon - 7pm
38th Annual Cape Verdean Independence Day Celebration
India Point Park, Providence
July 8, 2013 CV Museum 4th Annual Golf Classic
Crestwood Country Club 90 Wheeler St Rehoboth, MA
Contact Ron Amado 401-946-0166 or Corsino Delgado 401-573-0490
July 29th Black Ships Festival
Newport, RI
noon - 6pm
3rd Annual Festival Peruano
Hope Artiste Village, 999 Main Street, Pawtucket
contact: 401-516-6739 | Efren Yanez
July 20-21
10am - 6pm
Annual Rhode Island Indian Council Powwow
Roger Williams Park, Providence
10am - noon
Colombian-American Parade
Broad Street, Central Falls to Slater Mill, Pawtucket
Contact: 401-256-7925
11:30am - 10:30pm
4th Annual National Puerto Rican Day
Bank of America Skating Center, Providence
Contact:  401.241.9572

August 5-September 6 The CV Museum will participate in We Are Family Exhibition for TAAC
Providence City Hall, 25 Dorrance St
Gallery open Mon-Fri 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM 2nd Floor
August 11?
10am - noon
noon - 7:30pm
Dominican Parade of Rhode Island
Broad Street, Providence
Dominican Festival of Rhode Island
Temple of Music at Roger Williams Park
Contact: 401-941-2749
August 11?
2 - 10pm
3 - 6pm
12th Annual Bolivian Festival De la Vergen De Urkupiña
Saturday procession from St. Patrick's Church on Smith Street to Bank of America Skating Rink, Providence
Sunday festival at Skating Rink
Contact: 401-867-0937
August 16-18
Fri. 5-10 pm, Sat. noon-10 pm, Sun. noon-9pm
Annual Grecian Festival
Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church, 97 Wolcott St., Pawtucket
August 18
10am -
Puerto Rican Cultural Festival and Parade
Sunday parade begins on Broad Street and ends at Roger Williams Park Temple to Music
Contact: 401-415-5563
Fri-Sat 6pm-midnite
Sun noon-6pm
St. Joseph’s Annual Polish-American Festival
391 High Street, Central Falls
Contact: 401-723-5427
September 7; rain date September 8 Rhode Island Dragonboat Race and Taiwan Day Festival
School Street Pier, Pawtucket
September 7
Recovery Festival
2 - 7 pm
Roger Willams Memorial Park, North Main St
September 7-8 28th Annual Cranston Greek Festival  
175 Oaklawn AvenueCranston, RI 02920Phone (401) 942-4188
noon - 6pm
Festival Guatemala
Temple to Music, Roger Williams Park, Providence
contact: centrogautematecone@gmail.com
noon - 5pm
Central American Festival
Temple to Music, Roger Williams Park, Providence
contact: 401-481-1108
Sept 14
noon to dusk
36th Annual Rhode Island Heritage Festival
Roger Willams National Memorial, North Main St
contact Mercedes Monteiro | 401-222-4133
October Polish Heritage Month
Flag-raising at various City Halls and Town Halls throughout the state
4 pm
Saint Lucia Fest
St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 99 Pierce St., East Greenwich
contact: Astrid Drew (401)943-0547 or Merlene Mayette (401)783-2242
5:30-7:30 pm
December Celebrations
State House, Providence