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Events Calendar

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August 21

*Providence Gallery Night, Providence

August 23

*Stamp Act Protest Reenactment, Newport

*Newport Celtic Rock Festival, Newport

*Historic Foodways and Hearth Cooking Workshop, Bristol

*H.P. Lovecraft Literary Walk, Providence

*The British Occupation of Newport, Newport

*WaterFire, Providence

*H.P. Lovecraft Read-A-Thon, Providence

*Breakfast in the Barnyard, Bristol

August 23-24

*Festival Fete's 4th Annual East Greenwich Art Festival, East Greenwich

*More events

August 21st in Rhode Island history

1741

*Coventry is taken from Warwick and incorporated as a town.

1912

*Harry Houdini gives an exhibition at Mr. and Mrs. August Belmont's reception at By-the-Sea in Newport.

1996

*America's Smithsonian exhibit opens at the Rhode Island Convention Center.

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