Rhody Weekend Must-Do's: April 11-14

Food, flowers, and fun across the Ocean State


A kaleidoscope of enriching experiences awaits across Rhode Island, from captivating performances and cultural concerts to flower-themed fun. Attend a workshop, experience a glamorous gala, sample slices of the state’s best pizza, and more, all unfolding this weekend.

In case of weather delays or last-minute cancellations, always call the venue or check online for updates before you go.


The Community Players' last show of their 102nd season, The Prom follows four Broadway stars as they champion acceptance in a small Indiana town in a can’t-miss musical directed by Christopher Margadonna. Tickets online, April 12-14; 19-21, Pawtucket

Frolic through the flowers at Wickford Daffodil Days, offering tours, sidewalk chalk art, live music, delicious food, carriage rides, and more. From a sip and stroll Thursday to pony rides for the kids, there’s something for all ages. Thursday-Sunday, Wickford

It’s the last weekend to see In Between the Lines at the Wickford Art Association, an exhibit showcasing paintings, drawings, and printmaking in a range of styles and interpretations of the theme. Thursday-Sunday, Wickford

THURSDAY, April 11

Step into a world of glitz and glamor at the PVD House Precious Gems Gala, an exciting evening of live music, drag performances, and delectable treats, all in support of LGBTQ+ friendly affordable and emergency housing. 5:30-9pm, Pawtucket

FRIDAY, April 12

Brace yourself for the explosive energy of New England horn band Brass Attack at Last Resort RI. This must-see performance is sure to produce a bombastic wall of sonics that will blow you away. 8:30-11:30pm, Smithfield

SATURDAY, April 13

Experience the Melodies of Ukraine at The Wheeler School, featuring the Women's Bandura Ensemble performing traditional, folk, and contemporary melodies on the 55-stringed instrument, benefiting women and children in Ukraine. Tickets online, Providence

Arrange seasonal blooms including tulips, sweet peas, and poppies with Shade Studio at the Pretty Floral Arrangement Workshop at Nico Scout. All levels are welcome – enjoy snacks, shop with a discount, and unleash your inner florist! Tickets online, South Kingstown

SUNDAY, April 14

Music at the Farm brings David Bernat's enchanting violin melodies intertwined with Jiarong Li's captivating piano harmonies to Grace Note Farm. The musicians will perform classical compositions of Bach, Grieg, and others. Call for reservations, 2pm, Pascoag

Sunday kicks off Providence Pizza Week, a cheesy extravaganza of local chefs in the city and beyond getting creative crafting mouth-watering pies. Visit participating restaurants, sample slices, and vote for your favorites for a change to win a prize! April 14-20, Providence

It will be a vibrant evening of traditional klezmer and Jewish repertoire at Imago Foundation for the Arts when Too Klez For Comfort performs Yiddish theater pieces, jazz standards, original works, and more. 3:30pm doors, concert at 4pm, Warren


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