Weekly Events

The Summer season of programming throughout Greater Kennedy Plaza (including Burnside Park and The Providence Rink)  takes place between June – October.  Stay tuned for more information on the following programs here or on our facebook. Also check out www.providencerink.com

Farmer’s Market / Family Programming / Intro to West Coast Swing


3:00pm – 6:00pm Downtown Farmer’s Market – Support local farmers and business by purchasing fresh and healthful, produce, meat, and dairy while getting some homemade treats, and dinner from the food trucks for you and your family.

3:00pm – 6:00pm Kidoinfo Play in the Park - Mobile Playground, different fun family activities each week and more!


7:30 pm – 10:30 pm Intro to West Coast Swing with TwirlTheGirl! – Beginners and drop-ins welcome! Dance under the stars with US Open All-Star Champion Jennifer Lyons. Mix and mingle with a beer and a bite from McBride’s rink-side pub.

  • $10 Adults / $5 Adults after 9pm
  • $5 college students & 16-21 years with ID

Credit cards and cash accepted at the door.  No pre-registration necessary.

TwirlTheGirl programming made possible by Quality Rental in Pawtucket.

Family Programming / Beer Garden Music Series / Sandwich Skateboarding


10:30am – 11:30am Kidoinfo Providence Storytime - Children’s all-ages story hour in Burnside Park  (July 11 – August 22)

11:30am – 12:30pm Kidoinfo Art in the Park - Drop in children’s art program in Burnside Park (July 11 – August 22)

4:30pm – 7:30pm Burnside Park Beer Garden Music Series - Great bands and Trinity beer after work in the park.  (July – September)


5:00pm – 9:00pm Sandwich Skateboarding - Ramps and skateboards in The Rink along with street art, DJs and more.  Open to all skaters and fans.