Join the RIHS for the return of Concerts Under the Elms! This year is the 24th season of the much-loved series and will feature ALL NEW bands, as well as the chance to pre-order refreshments that can be picked up upon arrival on the John Brown House Lawn.
August 5th will feature The New Providence Big Band. A 17 piece band playing everything from Benny Goodman and Harry James to Bette Midler and Michael Bubble’. Their featured vocalist is Katie Kleyla, an East Coast phenomenon.
All concerts will begin at 6:30pm. Guests are welcome to bring their own chairs and coolers, or to order picnic boxes courtesy of Pranzi or beverages courtesy of Bottles Fine Wine.
Picnic boxes serve two and include a display of imported parma prosciutto, wild boar soppressata, salami, pepperoni, Parmigiano Reggiano, provolone, mozzarella, blue cheese, cheddar, roasted walnuts, artichoke hearts, local honey, fresh figs or dried apricots, and an array of gourmet olives served with artisan breads. Boxes are $25 with a portion of the purchase benefitting the RIHS. Please note, box orders must be placed at least 1 week before the concert.
Concert registrants will receive details in their confirmation regarding how to order from Bottles Fine Wine for delivery to the event.
Concerts Under the Elms are free for RIHS members and $10 for non-members. Registration is required and limited so register now by clicking here. For those interested in becoming a member, annual memberships begin at $40 and can be purchased at rihs.org.
Our great thanks to our event sponsors AAA Northeast and Esten & Richard, as well as Brown University and The Washington Trust Company, along with Bottles Fine Wine.
With protocols rapidly changing as the pandemic wanes, we will frequently be updating our safety procedures for Concerts Under the Elms to ensure the comfort and safety of guests, staff, and performers. Registrants will receive an email the week of the concert to share the most up-to-date safety protocols and procedures. If you have any questions or concerns at any time, please do not hesitate to call 401-331-8575 ext. 133 or email email@example.com