The Weekender: Autumnal Events in Providence

The leaves are just beginning to change in Providence and fall is starting to take full effect in the Ocean State. From pumpkins to pumpkin beer, we’ve rounded up a few quintessential October events to add some autumnal spice to your weekend.

Spooktacular at the Zoo | Roger Williams Park Zoo

Zoo Spectacularimage via rwpzoo.org
The zoo has entered the nightlife scene! Well, sorta. The Roger Williams Park Zoo brings guests a halloween inspired display of over 5,000 jack-o-lanterns that light the way along the park’s beautiful Wetlands Trail.
 
 

Brews by the Waterfront | International Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest RIimage via spiegel.de
The International Oktoberfest brings Bavaria to India Point Park. Take part in the fun of a traditional Oktoberfest complete with everything from bratwurst and local brew to the annual stein hoisting competition.
 
 

Eerie East Side | Providence Ghost Tours

Ghost Tourimage via tripadvisor.com
Take a lantern lit walk through Providence’s historic East Side and learn about all the haunted history that the neighborhood holds. This ghost tour is sure to make for some sleepless nights.
 
 

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