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Play at the Park

with Providence Children's Museum!

For a third summer, join the Children’s Museum at neighborhood parks across Providence to build forts, make musical instruments, and discover other open-ended fun with loose parts.  The activities build on the Museum’s efforts to support unstructured, child-directed play throughout the community and are part of its participation in Playful Providence – a citywide celebration of play.

Play at the park with Providence Children's Museum and enjoy evening concerts on these dates:

Tuesday, July 22 • 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Fargnoli Park | Jastram and Smith Streets
Music by Keith Munslow

Thursday, July 24 • 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Dexter Training Ground | Dexter and Parade Streets
Music by The American Band

Wednesday, July 30 • 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Harriet and Sayles Park | Harriet and Sayles Streets
Music by Extraordinary Rendition Band

Wednesday, August 6 • 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Harriet and Sayles Park | Harriet and Sayles Streets
Performance by hip-hop dance group Project 401

Thursday, August 7 • 5:00 - 8:00 PM CANCELLED
Bucklin Park | Bucklin and Daboll Streets
Performance by Rhode Island Black Storytellers

Wednesday, August 13 • 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Brown Street Park | Brown and Creighton Streets
Music by Ravi Shavi

The Museum will also bring activities to Burnside Park (downtown Providence, in Kennedy Plaza) on Tuesday, July 1 from 3:00 - 6:00 PM.

Museum activities are supported by the Providence Neighborhood Performing Arts Initiative, a partnership among Mayor Angel Taveras, the City of Providence, Department of Art, Culture + Tourism, the Department of Public Parks and the Partnership for Providence Parks.