Wickford Art Festival: URI's 125th Anniversary Celebration

In Celebration of URI's 125th Anniversary, the University is participating in the 55th anniversary of the Wickford Art Festival on Saturday, July 8 and Sunday, July 9, 2017.  Meet 200 artists from across the country as they display their fine art amongst well-preserved colonial homes, eclectic shops and historic streets in Wickford Village.

Don't miss URI's booth at College Row located off Main Street. The Wickford Art Festival is one of the longest running outdoor fine art festivals in New England and currently ranked 17th best in the country.

Wickford Art Festival hours are Saturday July 8th, 10 am to 6 pm and Sunday July 9th, 10 am to 5 pm. Admission is free and the festival is rain or shine.  Handicap accessible and family friendly, this fine art festival draws up to 40,000 art lovers from throughout New England over the weekend.

Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 10:00am to 6:00pm

Downtown Wickford, RI Brown and Main Streets Wickford

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125th Anniversary




Free and Open to the Public

125th Anniversary


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Joanne Esposito

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