Blacktone Parks Conservancy

Dedicated to the Preservation and Stewardship of Historic
Blackstone Park Conservation District and Boulevard.

We invite you to attend the family event “Moonrise on the Seekonk River.”

This event is part of a series of free events offered by the Blackstone Parks Conservancy with support from the Partnership for Providence Parks and Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership.

Join us on Saturday, August 29th, from 5 to 8pm:

5:00 – 6:30: Games & Moon Crafts for children (age 10 & under), Trail & River walks led by Blackstone Parks Conservancy members for children and adults.

6:30 – 7:30 Have your picnic dinner in the field to the live music of Joe’s Backyard Band

7:30 (approx. ) The Moon Rises over the Seekonk! Howling, chanting, singing, dancing encouraged.


Bring: Chairs or blanket, picnic dinner or snacks, long pants and closed shoes (for trailwalks), insect repellent.

At Blackstone Field (across from the Narragansett Boat Club, 2 River Road, Providence, RI 02906 – between Angell Street and Irving Avenue). Map coordinates: 41°49’58.8″N 71°22’40.9″W

All ages are welcome!



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