Eat Your Way Through PVDFest

Eat Your Way Through PVDFest

Long known as a haven for foodies, Providence has one of the hottest dining scenes in the region. Actually, let’s say one of the hottest dining scenes in the whole country. Our culinary footprint is always expanding with new restaurants, food trucks, and beverage...
PVDFest Ideas 2018 | Cyborg Cities

PVDFest Ideas 2018 | Cyborg Cities

For the second year in a row, PVDFest kicks off with a one-day ideas conference. The theme of PVDFest Ideas 2018 is Cyborg Cities: Humans, Technology, and Urban Spaces, a frame that brings together artists, scholars, designers and practitioners to consider what might...
Light Up The Night With Pilobolus

Light Up The Night With Pilobolus

Pilobolus, a “mind-blowing troupe of wildly creative and physically daring dancers”, returns to Providence for the 2018 edition of PVDFest. The group has performed at the Oscars, the VMAs, and the Olympics, and now they’re headed to Providence to lead dozens of...
Let’s break a Guinness World Record

Let’s break a Guinness World Record

Care to dance? This year at PVDFest we’re attempting to make history with the world’s largest choreographed Bachata. We need to get over 370 couples dancing at once! Couples, singles, and groups are invited to come downtown at sunset on Friday, June 8 to pair off for...
Meet the Public Artists of PVDFest

Meet the Public Artists of PVDFest

PVDFest is thrilled to present temporary works of art in downtown Providence from four public artists, all locally based. They were chosen through a competitive selection process to create temporary installations for this year’s festival. The works are designed to...
Party with Providence!

Party with Providence!

PVDFest Returns to “America’s Coolest City” for a Fourth Year April 4, 2018 Providence, RI – City of Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the Department of Art, Culture + Tourism and Founding Partner FirstWorks announced details for PVDFest, Providence’s signature art...