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Providence Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival 2017

The  3rd Annual Providence Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival  will be on Saturday August 5th  at India Point Park, in Providence, RI from 12-5pm.  Providence Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival 2017

Featuring some of New England’s most popular food trucks, dishing out fan favorites, and dozens of regional and national craft breweries, we’ll be bringing the ultimate food truck experience to India Point Park.

Stay Tuned for Food Truck, Craft Brewery and Vendor Lineups!

Live Band: The Budds
Set Time: 12pm-4pm


Gets you into the festival where you can let your taste-buds try all the delicious eats!
$5 Online
$10 At the gate
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Gets you into the festival with 3 beer tickets so you can start sipping straight away!
$18.50 Online Only
Beer Tickets will be sold on-site as well for $6 per beer (12oz)

For those foodies out there who just can’t wait to start snacking, we’ve got a ticket for you! There will be a special V.I.P. ticket which includes:
– Unlimited non-alcoholic Polar beverages & water
– One free dessert from our VIP Truck
– $1 off beer purchases, all day
– EARLY ENTRY! That’s right, you get access to all the food trucks and craft beers during our VIP HOUR (11am-Noon).
– V.I.P. Tickets are limited so you won’t have to deal with those pesky lines for a whole hour (think of how much you can eat!)
$20 Online
$30 At the gate

No refunds.
ATMs will be available at the festival.
Children under 12 are always free.
Food and drink will be available for purchase separately from admission.

India Point Park
India St.

Providence MA

Bacon & Beer Fest RI 2017 in Providence RI

Bacon & Beer Fest RI will be held on Saturday June 17th from 2-530pm.
This is a  brand new food and beer pairing event at the Steel Yard outdoor patio  in Providence RI.Bacon & Beer Fest RI 2017 in Providence RI
25 local restaurants create their favorite bacon inspired dish carefully paired with a beer from 25 world class breweries!
You will get to vote on your favorite pairing!
There will be a “People’s Choice” award and a Celebrity judge’s award for the best Bacon/Beer pairing.
Live music!
Bacon & Beer!!!
Very limited tickets available. This event will sell out. Get your tickets today!  Tickets are $45

Which restaurants will be at the event?
84 Tavern
Broadway Bistro
Chez Pascal
The Dorrance
Durks Bar B Q
El Rancho Grande
Elmwood Diner
Engine Room
The Grange
Great Northern BBQ
Laughing Gorilla Catering
Loie Fuller’s
New Rivers
Ocean State Sandwich
Preppy Pig BBQ
….more to come…stay tuned!
*All restaurants subject to change

Which Breweries will be at the event?
Allagash Brewing Company
B.United International Importers
Ballast Point Brewing Company
Beer’d Brewing Company
Brooklyn Brewery
Cambridge Brewing Company
Captain Lawrence Brewing Company
Dogfish Head Craft Brewed Ales
Foolproof Brewing Company
Heavy Seas Brewing Company
Henry and Fran Brewing Company
Long Live Beerworks
Long Trail Brewing Company
Proclamation Ale Company
Revival Brewing Company
Shelton Brothers Importers
Smuttynose Brewing Company
Stone Brewing Company
Two Roads Brewing Company
Wormtown Brewery
…more to come…stay tuned!
*All breweries subject to change

All Breweries and restaurants subject to change.

The Steel Yard. 27 Sims Ave Providence RI 02909

Food Truck Friday at Roger Williams Park Providence RI

Please note the the food truck Friday has been pushed back one week until May 12th because of anticipated rain


Start your weekend off with over 20 of the best food trucks in Rhode Island on Friday May 12th  5-8pm  at the opening weekend of Carousel Village in Roger Williams Park Providence RI.

Food Truck Friday! Admission is FREE!

Hosted by Roger Williams Park Zoo & Carousel Village and PVD Food Truck Events

Enjoy a smorgasbord of great food from some of the area’s best food trucks, ride the carousel and explore the Hasbro Boundless Playground.

Experience great, local food trucks and live music. Enjoy local beer from Trinity Brewhouse. Ride the carousel, and enjoy all that Carousel Village has to offer! Something for everyone!

 Admission to the event is free!

Eat from your favorite local food truck or try something new. Maybe even eat at multiple trucks. Food Trucks accept cash, credit, or debit.

There are over 20 picnic tables throughout the Carousel Village.

They fill up quickly. Bring blankets and chairs. There are plenty of places to sit and enjoy all that this event and Carousel Village has to offer.

Admission to Food Truck Friday is free.

Consider the VIP Experience. Each VIP experience comes with a 2 hour reserved picnic or banquet table for up to 8 people, outdoors or indoors. It also includes, 8 carousel rides and beverage vouchers. All of this for $75.00. Limited availability. Click the ticket link for more details.

The Carousel will be open until 8pm and rides are only $2.00. Pony Rides, bounce house, and train rides until dusk,

Roger Williams Park Carousel Village
1000 Elmwood Avenue
Providence, RI 02907

Newport Polo New England Lobster Bake 2016

A traditional New England Lobsterbake will round out the   Newport polo  gala weekend at the conclusion of USA vs. France on Saturday August 6th  at 7:30pm  The freshest local seafood & produce will be cooked to perfection field-side by McGrath Clambakes over hot coals under a bed of fresh, local seaweed. This tasty and fun annual Polo Series tradition sells out each year, and is not to be missed.

Newport Polo New England Lobster Bake 2016

The New England Lobsterbake Menue:

Rhode Island Clear Broth Quahog Chowder Station
Garden Salad with Italian Dressing
Draw Butter
Corn on the Cob
Red Bliss Potato
Barbecued Chicken
1 ¼ lb. RI Lobster

Tickets $50 per person, available online until August 3, while supplies last. Cash bar. Polo match tickets sold separately. For more info, email agnes@nptpolo.com.

Each dinner includes a whole lobster. There are non-seafood options available. Sorry, no child portions available. For children, we recommend the food concessionaires on site during the match, so that after the match, the adults can eat while the kids play on the polo field under your watchful eye.

Now in its 3rd generation, McGrath Clambakes & Catering is a full-service catering company that specializes in authentic old fashioned New England clambakes as well as traditional catering services. Whether you’re interested in hosting a casual family party, wedding reception or special event, our expert planners can create a memorable day in many locations in and around southern New England. With over 45 years in the business, you can count on McGrath to provide a completely customized experience for you and your guests. (401) 847-7743 Email: info@riclambake.com

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Newport Polo
250 Linden Ln, Portsmouth, Rhode Island 02871

Newport Mansions’ Wine & Food Festival 2016

Celebrating its 11th year, the Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival has been called “the best wine and food festival in the country,” and “the Rhode Island Festival that all others are judged against.” Featuring a gala cocktail party, two days of Grand Tastings, seminars, special wine dinners and much more, this exclusive weekend is held in one of the most spectacular settings in America.

Thursday, September 22 – Sunday, September 25, 2016
Rosecliff, The Elms & Marble House, Newport, RI

Two-day Grand Tasting with hundreds of wines under the big tents on the lawn of Marble House    Details

Celebrity chef appearances and cooking demonstrations by national, regional and local chefs


Educational Seminars with leading food and wine experts    Details


Wine & Rosecliff  Gala     Details


NEW! The Vintner Dinner-Women in Whites      Details


NEW!  The Bordeaux Dinner at The Elms   Details


NEW!  Sunday Jazz Brunch in the Gold Room   Details


Newport After Dark party    Details

Free parking is provided at Easton’s Beach on Memorial Boulevard, with free shuttle transportation to and from Marble House.

NOTE: All attendees must be over 21.

Federal Hill Stroll Food Festival 2016 in Providence RI

Mangia Bene! The 17th Annual Federal Hill Stroll will be held on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Stroll through one of Providence’s most flavorful neighborhoods, while sampling signature cuisine or enjoying exclusive discounts at restaurants, shops and galleries.

Federal Hill Stroll Food Festival 2016 in Providence MA

For one low price of $30 plus tax, you will receive an admission button, two free beverages and a special map to guide you to participating venues.

Check out the lastest restaurant deals South of Boston 

The evening includes music and the chance to vote for your favorite venues to help crown the King of the Hill and the Most Creative Venue. One lucky voter will win dinner for two on Federal Hill.

Tickets are limited, so don’t miss out!

Rain or Shine – No Refunds

Participating Venues
– Check back for added venues –

Bombay Club
Caffé Dolce Vita
Caserta Pizzeria
Chef Ho’s
Don Jose Tequilas
Dreamy Venice
Gallery Z
Garbolino, Inc.
Harry’s Bar & Burger
The Library
Pane e Vino
Scialo Bros. Bakery
Tony’s Colonial Food
Trattoria Zooma
Vanuatu Coffee Roasters
Federal Hill, Providence
Providence, Rhode Island

Eat Drink Rhode Island Festival Grand Tasting 2016

Eat drink Rhode Island festival will have a Grand Tasting on Saturday April 30th from 12-4pm Rhode Island Convention center. 

Eat Drink Rhode Island Festival  Grand Tasting 2016
The Grand Tasting features samplings of over fifty locally produced beer, wine & spirits, as well as an abundance of local food artisans in Hall B of the Rhode Island Convention Center. During the Tasting there will be all-new Local Food & Drink Presentations featuring Rhode Island’s top chefs paired with a local farmer to wow attendees with some of the best food in the country, all included with admission to the Grand Tasting.

– Nicks On Broadway’s Chef Derek Wagner and Walrus & Carpenter Oysters’ Jules Opton-Himmel
– GraciesProv’s Chef Melissa Denmark with Ellie’s Bakery’s Chef Sara Reilly and Baffoni’s Poultry Farm’s Don Baffoni
– Easy Entertaining Inc.’s Chef Kaitlyn Roberts and Blackbird Farm’s Ann Marie Bouthillette
– more to be announced

12:20 p.m. – Nicks on Broadway‘s Chef Derek Wagner and Walrus and Carpenter Oysters‘ Jules Opton-Himmel
1:20 p.m. – Little Bitte Artisanal Cocktails‘ Willa Van Nostrand and Indie Growers‘ Lee Ann Freitas
2:05 p.m. – Easy Entertaining’s Chef Kaitlyn Roberts and Blackbird Farm‘s Ann Marie Bouthillette
3:05 p.m. – Gracie’s Chef Melissa Denmark with Ellie’s Bakery‘s Chef Sara Reilly

Tickets are $75 and maybe purchased online
Rhode Island Convention Center
1 Sabin St, Providence, Rhode Island 02903


Eat Drink RI Festival Food Truck Stop 2016 in Providence

The  Eat Drink RI Festival is expanding to be an even bigger, better and more delicious showcase of the culinary world in Rhode Island.  Eat Drink RI Festival Food Truck Stop 2016 in Providence

On Friday evening,  April 29th  5:30-8;30    it’s the return of the  Food  Truck Stop to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank at the The Alex and Ani City Center. Last Festival’s Truck Stop raised over $110,000 for the RI Food Bank. The always sold-out event showcases the excellence and variety of Rhode Island’s mobile restaurants while benefiting an organization dedicated to ending hunger.

Participating trucks:
Citizen Wing
Ellie’s Bakery
Fugo Food Truck
Friskie Fries
Gilded Tomato Company
GottaQ BBQ Food Truck & Catering
Like No Udder
Mijos Tacos
Noble Knots
O’Crepe The Rolling Creperie
Pat’s Pastured
Presto Strange O Coffee Truck
Rhode Island Community Kitchen
Rocket Fine Street Food
Tallulah’s Taqueria

Beverages provided by:
Jonathan Edwards Winery
Revival Brewing Company
Yacht Club Soda

Musical entertainment from Superchief Trio

Tickets are $75, which includes food from all the trucks and one beverage of your choosing, additional drinks are available to purchase. Buy your Truck Stop tickets through the R.I. Community Food Bank site l

The Alex and Ani City Center
2 Kennedy Plaza, Providence, Rhode Island 02903

The Food Bank is pleased to be a part of the Eat Drink RI Festival, a celebration of Rhode Island’s culinary talents. David Dadekian, editor of EatDrinkRI.com, produces the festival