Artistic integrity is off the charts!”

– National Endowment for the Arts

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IT’S COMING! PVDFEST 2017

Live music, dance, food, and visual art installations transform the city in a four-day, multi-arts take-over of public spaces, parks, and outdoor stages in the heart of Providence, Rhode Island. FIND OUT MORE

PVDFest FirstWorks Plaza Stage Sidy Maiga

FIRSTWORKS PLAZA STAGE SURPRISE!

To cap Saturday evening’s celebration on the FirstWorks Plaza Stage, Sidy Maiga & AfriManding will be joined by special guest and Grammy-Award winner Oumou Sangaré. Find out more…

PVDFest 2018

PVDFEST RETURNS!

Live music, dance, food, and visual art installations transform the city in a four-day, multi-arts take-over of public spaces, parks, and outdoor stages in the heart of Providence, Rhode Island. Find out how you can be a part of the Creative Capital’s signature summer arts festival!

PVDFest 2017 Video

WATCH VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS

For the third year, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza, the City of Providence’s Department of Art, Culture + Tourism and founding creative partner FirstWorks hosted PVDFest, Providence’s signature art festival, June 1-4, 2017. Watch highlights from this and prior year festivals.

PVDFest 2017 Party Box Office

PVDFEST OPENING NIGHT PARTY

Did you miss the Opening Night VIP Party for PVDFest last year? Are you interested in becoming a Champion for the Arts?
Be a part of the cultural event of the year by joining the host committee for the PVDFest Opening Night Party in downtown Providence.
TICKETS: $500 Creative Capital Visionaries / $100 Creative Capital Artists