Blackstone Parks Conservancy

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!