Christmas Events Near Narragansett, Rhode Island

Looking to get away from the regular hustle and bustle of the holiday season back home? Consider the serene seaside gem of Narragansett in Rhode Island.

There are endless places for the whole family to explore: nearby beaches, Black Point, Block Island, Point Judith Lighthouse, delicious seafood restaurants, Port of Galilee, just to name a few.

With its small-town, local feel, you and your family are sure to experience some much-needed rest and relaxation during the holidays. However, there are plenty of local opportunities nearby to get into the Christmas spirit. Consider attending these Christmas events in Providence, only a half-hour drive inland from Narragansett.

Christmas on the beach at Narragansett, Rhode Island

PVD Winter Lights Market and Tree Lighting

This special event is a two-day downtown festival that begins with the lighting of the City Hall Holiday Tree and ends with a festival market, which includes live performances and food vendors from across the state. Come and enjoy champion figure skating demonstrations, special giveaways, the Eat Drink RI Market and more! There’s also the Alex & Ani Ice Skating Rink for additional family fun after the tree lighting. 

This year’s event will take place the first weekend in December, from 5 pm to 9 pm on Friday, December 6 and 12 pm to 9 pm on Saturday, December 7. The event is completely free and provides a great opportunity to become familiar with Rhode Island’s capital city. 

A Christmas Carol 

One of Providence’s great Christmas traditions is the annual performance of A Christmas Carol at Trinity Rep. The theatre is conveniently located in the heart of Providence, surrounded by renowned restaurants, perfect for an evening dinner before or after the show. The beloved tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, Jacob Marley, Tiny Tim, and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future has been brought to life in Providence for over 40 years and is one of New England’s favorite family holiday traditions. 

The show will play from November 7 to December 29 with greatest availability in November. Tickets range between $25 and $39. Purchase them early for the best seats and prices!

Nutcrackers Performance Providence Performing Arts Center Rhode Island Vacation Activities

The Nutcracker

On December 13, don’t miss the live performance of Tchaikovsky’s beloved Nutcracker at the Providence Performing Arts Center. Each year, thousands flock to witness this lavish, extravagant production by an incredibly talented dance company, whose members have been hailed by critics as some of the most promising performers in the country. This holiday tale of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince, filled with delightful music and elegant choreography, has been a Providence tradition for over 40 years. 

Join in the celebrations and book your tickets now! Tickets prices range from $50 to over $700, depending on proximity to the stage. Tickets tend to sell out early, so book well in advance! The show will be held at 7:30 pm. Parking is located near the Providence Performing Arts Center. 

The Beach at Narragansett Rhode Island

Narragansett Vacation Rentals

For this wonderful opportunity to experience a Narragansett Christmas, book now with Durkin Cottage Realty. For closest proximity to the great Atlantic, consider Narragansett waterfront rentals. With panoramic views, fully-stocked kitchen, and entertainment centers, these gorgeous waterfront rentals are the perfect getaway for any couple or family. Narragansett beachfront rentals provide direct access to white sandy beaches and include spacious living conditions, fully-stocked kitchen spaces, outdoor furniture, a gas grill, and an outside shower. 

A wide range of rentals is available to meet all needs and budgets. Friendly and knowledgeable staff are available seven days a week to assist you with the perfect booking. Convinced that Narragansett is the right place to spend this Christmas? We invite you to explore our full list of Narragansett vacation rentals.

Durkin Cottage Realty

815 Pt. Judith Rd.
Narragansett, RI 02882

Phone: 401-789-6659
Fax: 401-789-6705

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