Heritage Programs: Events Calendar 2015

Date Event
February 4
5:30 pm
52nd Annual Robert Burns Supper
Rhodes-on-the-Pawtuxet, Cranston RI
Feb 19

Chinese New Year- Year of the Goat/Sheep

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
June 5
Day of Portugal celebrations
State Room of the R.I. State House, Providence
June 6
5:30-11 Pm
Day of Portugal celebrations/
Alex & Ani City Center
June 13
9am - 5pm
rain or shine
Scottish Highland Games
78 Richmond Townhouse Rd
Richmond, RI
July 5
noon - 7pm
40th Annual Cape Verdean Independence Day Celebration
India Point Park, Providence
July 17-19 Black Ships Festival
Newport, RI
noon - 6pm
Annual Festival Peruano
Hope Artiste Village, 999 Main Street, Pawtucket
contact: 401-516-6739 | Efren Yanez
July 18-19
10am - 6pm
Annual Rhode Island Indian Council Powwow
Steven O'Connor Blvd, Warwick City Park
10am - noon
Colombian-American Parade
Broad Street, Central Falls to Slater Mill, Pawtucket
Contact: 401-256-7925
11:30am - 10:30pm
Annual National Puerto Rican Day
Bank of America Skating Center, Providence
Contact:  401.241.9572

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
2 - 10pm
3 - 6pm
Annual Bolivian Festival De la Vergen De Urkupiña
Saturday procession from St. Patrick's Church on Smith Street to Alex & Ani City Center, Providence
Sunday festival at Skating Rink
Contact: 401-867-0937
August 21-23
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
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 6 pm-midnite
Sun noon-6pm
St. Joseph’s Annual Polish-American Festival
391 High Street, Central Falls
Contact: 401-723-5427
September 5
8-5; rain date September
Rhode Island Dragonboat Race and Taiwan Day Festival
School Street Pier, Pawtucket
Recovery Festival
2 - 7 pm
Roger Willams Memorial Park, North Main St
September 5-7
5th 5-10 PM,
6th 12-10 PP
7th 12-9 PM
29th Annual Cranston Greek Festival  
175 Oaklawn AvenueCranston, RI 02920
Phone (401) 942-4188
noon - 6pm
Festival Guatemala
Temple to Music, Roger Williams Park, Providence
contact: centrogautematecone@gmail.com
Sept 12
12 to 5
38th Annual Rhode Island Heritage Festival
Roger Willams National Memorial, 282 North Main St
contact Mercedes Monteiro | 401-222-4133
September 13
noon - 5pm
Central American Festival
Temple to Music, Roger Williams Park, Providence
contact: 401-481-1108
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