Christmas in Rhode Island
little more than a thousand square miles in area, Rhode Island grows in prominence around the holidays with festive mansion tours
around historic Newport and spectacular holiday lights in Providence
not to mention old-fashioned Christmas warmth elsewhere
throughout the state.
Find out why,
at Christmas, there's always big doings in Rhode Island ...
More information about Christmas in RI around the Web:
Waterfire Weekend in Providence - Watch the city light up the night during the weekend of December 13-14 with the Festival of Trees and holiday fire show burning brightly from Waterplace Park Basin to Steeple Street .
Nutcracker - The holiday performance by the Festival Ballet
in Providence with complete schedule and online ticket ordering.
- A decades-old tradition and month-long festival featuring concerts,
historic house and mansion tours, holiday train rides, tree lighting ceremonies,
Christmas pageants and other family-friendly events.
at the Newport Mansions - Decked in their best Christmas
finery and open to visitors for the holidays. Check out the complete
schedule with dates and times in November and December.
Wharf Christmas Tree Lighting - Catch all the holiday
excitement as Santa arrives by boat to help light the Christmas
tree, including caroling and live holiday music.
at Smith's Castle - A celebration of Christmas past offering home-baked goodies, mulled cider, and live period
Pops - Holiday decorations & jubilant voices that
rise in song as the Chorus of Westerly puts on its annual Christmas
concert at George Kent Performance Hall.
Winter Wonderland - Food, holiday music, and Christmas
fun including a puppet show, miniature train and hay rides, and
other family-friendly activities throughout the season.
in the Northeast & New England