Performances & Events

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FirstWorks Summer Beats Concerts: The Garifuna Collective

Roger Williams Park Bandstand Providence, RI, United States

Powerful Afro-Indigenous Music from Belize & Honduras “This troupe of extraordinary singers has fashioned a unique and wonderful world; once you enter, you will never want to leave.” —The Guardian […]

FirstWorks Summer Beats Concerts: Red Baraat

Roger Williams Park Bandstand Providence, RI, United States

Future Funk with a World Beat Bhangra funk is the explosive, multicultural dance music of the next generation and Red Baraat are its undisputed kings. This seven-piece “dhol n’ brass” […]

PVDFest 2023

Providence Innovation District Park 120 Peck Street, Providence, RI, United States

Mayor Brett P. Smiley, the City of Providence's Department of Art, Culture, Tourism and founding partner FirstWorks will once again host PVDFest, Providence’s free outdoor signature arts festival, September 8-10, […]