Heritage Programs: Events Calendar 2015

Date Event
February 6, 2016
5:30 pm
53rd Annual Robert Burns Supper
Rhodes-on-the-Pawtuxet, Cranston RI
Feb 8, 2016

Chinese New Year- Year of the Monkey

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 2016
Day of Portugal celebrations
State Room of the R.I. State House, Providence
June 2016
5:30-11 Pm
Day of Portugal celebrations/
Alex & Ani City Center
June 11, 2016
9am - 5pm
rain or shine
Scottish Highland Games
78 Richmond Townhouse Rd
Richmond, RI
July 10, 2016
noon - 7pm
40th Annual Cape Verdean Independence Day Celebration
India Point Park, Providence
July Black Ships Festival
Newport, RI
noon - 6pm
Annual Festival Peruano
Hope Artiste Village, 999 Main Street, Pawtucket
contact: 401-516-6739 | Efren Yanez
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

5:30 PM

Independence Day of Ecuador Flag Raising
State House
Carolina Briones 401-339-4219
10am - noon
noon - 7:30pm
Dominican Parade of Rhode Island
Broad Street, Providence
26th Dominican Festival of Rhode Island
Temple of Music at Roger Williams Park
Contact: 401-941-2749
2 - 10pm
3 - 6pm
25th 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: 401-225-2175
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Annual National Puerto Rican Day
Roger Williams Park Temple To Music
Contact:  401.419-1907
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
noon - 7pm
Festival Guatemala
Temple to Music, Roger Williams Park, Providence
contact: centrogautematecone@gmail.com
Fri-Sat 6 pm-midnite
Sun noon-6pm
St. Joseph’s Annual Polish-American Festival
391 High Street, Central Falls
Contact: 401-723-5427
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 7
5-10 PM,
12-10 PP
12-9 PM
29th Annual Cranston Greek Festival  
175 Oaklawn AvenueCranston, RI 02920
Phone (401) 942-4188
12 to 5
39th Annual Rhode Island Heritage Festival
Roger Willams National Memorial, 282 North Main St
contact Mercedes Monteiro | 401-222-4133
noon - 5pm
Central American Festival
Temple to Music, Roger Williams Park, Providence
contact: 401-481-1108
12 to 8pm
Rain date: 
3rd Annual Bright Future Festival & Fireworks
Jenks Park • Broad Street. • Central Falls
October Polish Heritage Month
Flag-raising at various City Halls and Town Halls throughout the state
December 3, 2015
5:30-7:30 pm
December Celebrations
State House, Providence
December 12, 2015
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