Produced by FirstWorks
& the City of Providence

June 11-14, 2015
Downtown Providence
Kennedy Plaza and Washington Street

A jaw-dropping celebration in the Creative Capital of Providence, Rhode Island.

“The Providence International Arts Festival will be a way to connect the world-class talent we have here in Providence with artists and performers from around the world. We are excited to welcome visitors to the City to explore all that we have to offer and look forward to partnering with so many great organizations and artists.”
—Jorge Elorza, Mayor of Providence

Discover the city center as it comes to life with firsts in arts, culture, music, food, and spectacle. Experience an extravaganza of performances and art installations throughout the city and join the parade converging on Kennedy Plaza during this signature showcase event.

Visit the community portal for information and ideas about how to participate. You’ll find a call for public art, opportunities to perform, and a request for programming at local venues. Stay tuned for more details!