Blog Archives for May of 2017

Parade Grand Marshal 2017

Published 05/07/2017

Gaspee Days Parade Chairperson, Sharon Alves announced Dennis DeJesus, CEO of Special Olympics Rhode Island will serve as the Grand Marshal. Dennis DeJesus, a Cranston resident has led the Special Olympics Rhode Island since 2009. Special Olympics Rhode Island currently recruits volunteers to coach 3,400 Rhode Island competitors. Sharon Alves, the 52nd Gaspee Days Parade Chair commented...

Mace Bearer

Published 05/07/2017

2017 Parade Mace Bearer Announced The Gaspee Days Committee is pleased to announce the Mace Bearer for the 2017 parade as Kasmin J. Yarn, Rhode Island's first Director of Veterans Affair. Kasmin is a an active-duty naval officer who is will soon be retiring after 20 years of military service. The Rhode Island Mace has been carried...

Gaspee Days Events 2017

Published 05/11/2017

2017 Event List Walking Tour of Historic Pawtuxet Village Walking Tour of Historic Pawtuxet Village- Saturday May 20th, Pawtuxet Park, Narragansett Parkway, Warwick. 12:30 -3:00 pm. Local school children dressed in colonial outfits give walking tours of Pawtuxet Village. Arts and Crafts Festival Arts and Crafts Festival - Memorial Day Weekend May 27-29Narragansett Parkway, Warwick. Crafts, food, games and...

Arts and Crafts Festival

Published 05/22/2017

Arts and Crafts Weekend is Here! The Gaspee Days Committee Arts and Crafts Festival is here! The 3-day event is full of fun for everyone!  The event will be held this coming Memorial Day weekend. The event will be held along Narragansett Parkway and Pawtuxet Park in Warwick from 10-5 Saturday and Sunday and 10 to...

Arts and Crafts Festival /Rain

Published 05/29/2017

Due to weather the Festival will close today 5/29 at 2pm. No food, games or live music available