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13 Sweet Events to Love all Month long – February Lil Rhody Round-Up

Emma Sullivan | January 29, 2019 | Culture, Food, Things To Do
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Love is the air… the love of food, that is. February is a great month to be a foodie in Rhode Island. Between Valentine’s Day dinners, the Newport Burger Bender, and another Sucrée event hosted by Gracie’s, we’ve already got our foodie fill. Read on for more fun this February!


As a Valentine’s Day gift from us to all our readers, we are offering 10% off gift certificates for a Rhode Island Red Food Tour with gift code “V-Day”. Gift certificates can be used for either a Newport or Providence food tour and on any date. Perfect for gifting or planning a springtime foodie adventure. Purchase yours here.


Photo Credit: Rhode Island Monthly Engaged

Styleweek: Bridal 2019
RI Convention Center

Sunday, February 3 from 11 am – 3 pm

We can hear wedding bells… are you planning a wedding for 2019? Styleweek’s Bridal Showcase is a great way to kick-off your planning. There is an accessories showcase in the morning, followed by a runway show, featuring local dressmakers. Go for the inspiration or to find your dream dress. Designs from Spark Bridal, Aldo’s House of Formals, Candice Wu Couture and Arianna Nicola will be walking the runway.

Tickets for Styleweek: Bridal 2019 are $50 and can be purchased here.

The RI Convention Center is located at One Sabin Street in Providence, Rhode Island.

Providence Legends Cabaret: “Pig in a Wig” Starring Lady Bunny
Fete Music Hall
Tuesday, February 5 at 7 pm

Drag legend Lady Bunny is bringing her “Pig in a Wig” show to Providence this month! “Prepare for a dementedly fun time, as “Pig in a Wig” combines raunchy pop parodies, scandalous videos, over-the-top costumes, and enormous wigs to create an evening of unforgettable entertainment and irreverent humor.” Lady Bunny is the high queen of low comedy.

General admission tickets are $45. VIP and front seat tickets are available for $65. Tickets are available for purchase here.

Fete Music Hall is located at 103 Dike Street in Providence, Rhode Island.

Knead Love
Knead Doughnuts
Thursday, February 7 from 6 pm – 7 pm

Who doesn’t *knead* a little more love in their life? Knead Love is an hour-long yoga class focused on self-love, giving you all of the warm and fuzzies. Plus doughnuts! We can’t forget the doughnuts.

Tickets to Knead Love are $28 per person. PS: you can bring a friend for half price! Purchase your tickets here.

Knead Love is being taught by Zen Mafia at Knead Doughnuts, located at 135 Elmgrove Ave in Providence, Rhode Island.

PVD Flea Winter Pop-Ups
Hope High School
Sunday, February 10 and Sunday, February 24

The PVD Flea is back in February! We love browsing the different weekly vendors and getting a coffee or lunch at the food trucks. The flea is popping up in the cafeteria at Hope High School til its triumphant return in the summer.

Hope High School is located at 324 Hope Street in Providence, Rhode Island.

Smooch Your Pooch
Woof! Woof! Pet Boutique & Biscuit Bar
Sunday, February 10 from 12 pm – 2 pm

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your true love – your dog! Smooch Your Pooch features a Valentine’s Day “smooch booth,” pet photos, raffles, sweet treats for pups and their people, and giveaways. Smooch Your Pooch will spread the love even more, with all of the event’s proceeds going directly to the Bristol Animal Shelter’s medical needs fund.

Admission is $20. Woof! Woof! Pet Boutique & Biscuit Bar is located at 31 Bradford Street in Bristol, Rhode Island.

Foolish Love
Foolproof Brewing Co. 
Thursday, February 14 from 5 pm – 8 pm

Your Valentine’s Day plans don’t need to complicated. Foolish Love is for singles, groups, and couples alike. Enjoy local foodie treats paired with Foolproof’s brews. Tickets are $25 and include eight tokens for beer and food samples and a $5 brewery gift card. Tickets can be purchased hereFoolish Love is a 21+ event.

Foolproof Brewing Co. is located at 241 Grotto Ave, Building D Unit 1 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

Local Love
Warren Cider Works
Thursday, February 14 from 6 pm – 7:30 pm

Prica Farina Fresh Pasta Co. and Warren Cider Works are teaming up for this very special Valentine’s Day treat. The evening’s event pairs local cheeses and charcuterie from Prica Farina with special ciders from Warren Cider Works. Spots are $38 per person. There is very limited seating, so make your plans and reservations today! E-mail or call (401) 252-6104 to reserve your spot.

Warren Cider Works is located at 98 Child Street in Warren, Rhode Island.

Plan ahead – book your private group tour today! Private group tours can be arranged for Newport and Providence, giving you and your group a personalized foodie experience. Perfect for bachelor and bachelorette parties, birthdays, anniversaries, alumni events, and more. Find more information and get planning – click here.

Newport Burger Bender
Newport and Bristol County
Friday, February 15 – Sunday, February 24

Be part of choosing the best burger in Newport and Bristol County. 30 restaurants are participating in this year’s Burger Bender. To try 30 burgers over 10 days, that’s 3 burgers a day! Try them all or just a few. If you need some guidance, we’d recommend stopping by our Newport food tour partners, Stoneacre Brasserie, Vanderbilt Grace Grill, and Mission. Chefs from participating restaurants are serving up their very best, so you can’t go wrong.

For participating restaurants and their locations, click here.

Newport Winter Festival
Newport County
Friday, February 15 – Sunday, February 24

The Newport Winter Festival is taking over and we couldn’t be more ready to shake our winter blues. The festival is packed with over 150 events, ranging from ice sculpting demonstrations to a performance by a premier Eagles cover band to a competition for the best mac & cheese in Newport. You can get the full list of events here.

We are most looking forward to the Winter Festival Comedy Show on Friday, February 22. The comedy show features Nick Griffin and special guest Ray Harrington. Tickets start at $20 and can be purchased here.

“Carnival of the Animals” 
Island Moving Junior Company
Sunday, February 17 at 2:30 pm and 3:30 pm

Island Moving Co.’s Junior Company is performing “Carnival of the Animals” for a fun, family-friendly activity. A lion, two hens, a donkey, a tortoise, and their friends dance to music by Camille Saint-Saens. Bring a little one who loves to dance and stay after the performance to dance with the performers! Tickets are $6 for one adult plus one child; $4 for an additional adult and $3 for each additional child. Purchase your tickets in advance here.

Island Moving Co. is located at 3 Charles Street in Newport, Rhode Island.

Sucreé: Sparkling Sweetness
Sunday, February 17 from 7 pm – 9:30 pm

We love anything sweet, but especially Gracie’s seasonal Sucrée events. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Sucrée: Sparkling Sweetness is a three-course celebration of sparkling wine. The night’s pastry chefs will play off the concept of “bubbles”, creating fun and fabulous desserts.

The evening begins with savory hors d’œuvres and a cocktail hour, followed by three courses of seated dessert tastings accompanied by signature sparkling cocktails from Gracie’s beverage team. Tickets are $80 per person and all-inclusive. The event is sure to sell out, so reserve your seats soon – call 401-272-7811!

Gracie’s is located at 194 Washington Street in Providence, Rhode Island.

Gallery Night Kick-Off
Sprout CoWorking (Providence)

Thursday, February 21 from 6 pm – 8 pm

Gallery Night is back! Celebrate the beginning of their 23rd season with a free, kick-off event. If you didn’t already know, Gallery Night Providence has free monthly gallery tours every third Thursday, from March to November. The Gallery Night Kick-Off will have food and drinks (including a chocolate fountain!), local art, a special surprise from zookeepers at Roger Williams Park Zoo, and fundraisers. Big Nazo Creature Creations will be there for your enjoyment and music by Steve Volkmann.

Sprout CoWorking is located at 166 Valley Street, Building 6M, Suite 103 in Providence, Rhode Island.

Photo Credit: Providence Daily Dose

French Film Festival
Perry and Marty Granoff Center for the Creative Arts
Thursday, February 21 – Friday, March 1

Paris is said to be the most romantic city in the world, so it’s only fitting that the Providence French Film Festival is scheduled for February. The Providence Center for Media Culture and Brown University are hosting this year’s Providence French Film Festival. Whether you are a film novice or a French film fanatic, this festival is a fun way to experience something new. There are many films and showtimes. Be sure to plan ahead so you don’t miss anything. Festival showtimes can be found here.

The Perry and Marty Granoff Center for the Creative Arts is located on the Brown University campus, 154 Angell Street in Providence, Rhode Island.


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