By Katherine Stone
This historic home and gardens of Hildene, built by Robert Lincoln, son of President Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln, opens it doors to fascinating insights into history all year long.
See the inner workings and shop at Vermont crafts studios at Vermont Open Studio Weekend on May 26 to 28
This coming weekend, you may drive the back roads – or main roads, for that matter – of Vermont and visit the workplaces and studios of dozens of crafts makers who are members of the Vermont Crafts Council. Vermont Open Studio Weekend is a time to buy or order work and to speak directly with…
Whoopie! Summer is (almost) here. Enjoy the coming weekend with your kids at beaches, parks, playgrounds, and these events: Maine Memorial Day Parade 2018 in Old Orchard Beach, Maine Monday May 28 The annual Memorial Day Parade is packed with the dazzle of summertime patriotism. Floats, clowns, music … the works! 1-2 p.m. Rhode Island…
The world’s most grueling ocean sailing race, The Volvo Ocean Race, makes a stop in Newport through May 20. See the boats up close and talk to sailors at the Race Village. All activities – including fun for kids — are free. Here’s what’s going on:
Best bets this weekend: Cinco de Mayo, Kentucky Derby parties, art shows, seafaring quests with Old Ironsides
Spring has sprung. this weekend brings a bouquet of festivals, outdoor fun, adventures for kids. See out whole calendar and plan for the summer ahead, too.
Just in time for a sunny Sunday in the forecast, Jack Daniels and DO617 have assembled a list of dog-friendly bars and patio eateries in and near Boston and Cambridge. Everybody – humans and dogs — can get out together for a sociable meal in the open air. Here are some of Boston’s dog-friendly bars…
New exhibit at Rosecliff mansion in Newport RI titled “Bohemian Beauty” showcases objects of the early Arts & Crafts Movement
A new exhibit, Bohemian Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement and Oscar Wilde’s Newport on display through November 4, 2018, in Rosecliff, 548 Bellvue Avenue in Newport, celebrates the Aesthetic Movement (1870-1890), an important era of artistic experimentation. Irish poet Oscar Wilde was a
Rhode Island crackles with foodie happenings: tastings, brew fests, cooking classes, farm dinners … make your reservations!
We recently looked at our food events calendar for Rhode Island, and we were a bit stunned to see the variety of things happening all over the state, from farm dinners and brew fests to lots of classes and workshops. See some highlights below. (Not necessarily listed in chronological order.)
The excellent blog Happy Vermont recently posted a list of Vermont ski trails with wonderful views, and we want to share it with VisitNewEngland.com followers. Remember — breathe in the mountain air and enjoy the view while you’re at a stop; pay attention to the terrain when you’re moving! (Probably didn’t need to tell you…