Horribles Parade

Bring your “Horribles” out in costume to our annual parade!  Starts at St. Paul’s Church (55 Main Street, Wickford) Sunday, October 30th at Noon.

This fun and festive children’s parade will end with entertainment and a little candy treat for all the kids.  A Wickford tradition that’s fun for the whole family – including the four legged furry family members!

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What It’s Worth Wickford? at Smith’s Castle

 

What’s it Worth Wickford? at Smith’s Castle

Saturday, November 12th 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Have your special item appraised by: Daniel Buck Soules

Smith’s Castle invites you to our ninth annual “What’s it Worth, Wickford” antiques appraisal day at Smith’s Castle, November 12th, 2016, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. The fee for appraisals is $10.00 per item, 3 items for $25 and $5 for each item thereafter. Smith’s Castle members get one item free. For reservations or more information contact the Castle at 401-294-3521 or smithscastle55@gmail.com 

Reservations are strongly recommended along with a list of items to be appraised so as to assure a comprehensive appraisal.

Whether you have a handmade quilt that belonged to your great grandmother, an old wooden trunk in the basement, a treasured dinner service, an old toy you played with as a child, or a rocking chair that belonged to your great aunt, come to the Antiques Appraisal Day and discover the value of your family heirlooms with appraiser Daniel Buck Soules.

 

Mr. Soules, who has been an auctioneer and appraiser for more than 30 years, conducts charity events throughout the U.S. He has also appeared since 1999 as an on air appraiser in decorative arts, silver and collectables on the PBS television program “Antiques Roadshow.” Mr.Soules, formerly of North Kingstown, specializes in 18th, 19th and early 20th century furniture, paintings, Shaker and silver items.

For further information on Smith’s Castle:

Call 401-294-3521, email smithscastle55@gmail.com, or visit the website, www.smithscastle.org.

 

The Castle is located at 55 Richard Smith Dr., North Kingstown, RI, just off Rt. 1, about 1 mile north of Wickford Village and directly across from the State Police Barracks.

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R.I. National Guard Open House and Air Show

The airshow offers the finest aerial and static dsplays along with activities for people of all ages. We are proud to be celebrating our 22nd anniversary and will be featuring the USAF Thunderbirds on 16 & 17 June 2012.

For more information visit: http://www.riairshow.org

 

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Strawberry Festival

Saturday 14, 2014
Noon-4:00 p.m. Strawberry Festival

Savor Smith’s Castle’s celebrated strawberry shortcake and pay homage to the humble wild strawberry—a favorite of the early colonists and the native Narragansett. Enjoy a day filled with fun family entertainment.

For more information visit: www.smithscastle.org

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Ladies’ Night

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Memorial Day Parade

ANNUAL PARADE SLATED FOR 10 AM
Parade marchers will begin forming at 9 AM at Wilson Park and the parade will start at 10 AM. The parade route will follow West Main, Brown and Phillips Streets through Wickford village and then onto Tower Hill Road (Rte. 1 south) to the Grand Army of the Republic Memorial on the grounds of Elm Grove Cemetery for the concluding ceremonies which are expected to begin at 11 AM.

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Opening Day at Smith’s Castle

Saturday & Sunday, May 5 – 6, 2012
Noon-4:00 p.m.

 Opening Weekend – Bridge to the Past

The 17th century era of the Cocumscussoc trading posts of Richard Smith and Roger Williams is recalled. Re-enactors and sutlers from around the region lend an air of authenticity to the festivities. Presented in collaboration with the Roger Williams National Memorial.

For more information visit: www.smithscastle.org

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Music In The Park

Saturday August 27 from 2-4 pm at Updike Park

Ten Rod Ramblers Cap Summer Music in the Park in Wickford

Please join us in Wickford for the last of the Music in the Park series showcasing the Ten Rod Ramblers.  This highly popular local band plays 60’s 70’s and 80’s music.  Concert takes place Saturday August 27 from 2-4 pm at Updike Park.  This family friendly event is free and open to the public.  Come, bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the beautiful weather, some music and shopping in historic Wickford Village.

All of the music is sponsored by select village merchants and is free and open to the public.

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Breakfast With Santa

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Horribles Parade

Part of Wicked Week in Wickford – our annual parade of ghosts and goblins of all ages.  Check back for specific times.

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