October 25, 2013 at Providence Biltmore, 11 Dorrance St. Live music, cocktails/ light dinner while browsing hundreds of items at the silent and LIVE auction benefit for AIDS Care Ocean State. Also Gay Bingo Theme Parties, 6-10pm, at Riviera Bingo Palace, 1612 Elmwood Ave, Cranston, RI -3rd THU/month (doors open 6pm). Bingo from 7pm sharp. $20 to play, 18+ event. See website details.
June 14, 2014, South Water St. (along Providence River) GLBT Marketplace & Business Exposition & entertainment stage. Night Parade, from Dorrance & Fountain Streets, with floats, performing artists, marching groups & spectators, culminating at the Providence Performing Arts Center (Weybosset St) reviewing stand.
August 5-10, 2014. Ranked among top 12 US film festivals. Screenings, workshops, industry events & seminars, venues around Providence, celebrating the independent filmmaking spirit. High-profile premières, international features, documentaries, and shorts.
August 9, 2014 (tentative date), 1pm-1am. AS220 urban street party, art-packed, music-filled festival. Empire Street blocks off (for things infinitely superior to parked cars!). Interactive art installations, games, local artists, 12 hours of music on two stages (indoor and outdoor), delicious local comestibles and more.