On this episode of Simply Southern New England, it’s time to celebrate & commemorate the Pride community of Rhode Island. Immerse yourself in the works of Van Gogh, find serenity at the Norman Bird Sanctuary, learn how to make classic crispy fritters, and dance the night away with some furry friends.
Finding Serenity at the Norman Bird Sanctuary
The Norman Bird Sanctuary is a 325-acre nature preserve that is open to the public and is a member-based non-profit. The sanctuary which has biking trails and coastal habitat including beaches & dunes is a quiet and gentle place to escape to.
Keep On Cookin’ – Rhode Island Seafood Fritters
Rhode Island is home to some of the best seafood on the planet. Chef Nick Rabar has a love for fishing & making delicious food, & in this episode, he’ll show you how to make Classic Crispy Fish Fritters done the Keep On Cooking Way. Plus Wines & More will show you what wine will pair best with this dish.
Beyond Van Gogh Comes to Providence
The Beyond Van Gogh experience is a blend of cutting-edge technology along with the traditional Van Gogh works of art. It’s an immersive experience that allows the audience to literally step into Van Gogh’s art.
Rhode Island Pride – 2022 Preview
Rhode Island Pride is an annual celebration that has been held since 1976. It’s an event that commemorates the work and struggles of the LGBTQIA+ and celebrates the diversity of the community. The celebration includes food, entertainment, games and a night time Pride parade.
Zoobilee! At Roger Williams Park Zoo
The Zoobilee brings 30-40 restaurants together, plus drinks, music, and furry friends. The 21+ event is one of the biggest fundraisers and this year guests can enjoy the Asian Lantern displays. Sponsored by Douglas Wines & Spirits, the event takes place on June 25th, 2022.