Foodie Friday: Comfort Food for Winter Days by the Ocean

Cozy up by the ocean in South County, RI with comfort food accompanied by wine or a special cocktail. Experience true farm-to-table cuisine, local spirits and even learn how to make stock from scratch. Treat the family to a Sunday pasta dinner you didn’t have to cook Enjoy a three-course dinner shared family-style at the […]

Foodie Friday: 6 Delicious Ways to Warm Up in South County, RI

Visiting an ocean community like South County, RI in the winter can be a truly peaceful experience, especially for city dwellers. Tired of trudging through the snow-lined streets and dealing with public transportation or heavy traffic on your daily commute? South County feels like a world away even though we’re closer than you think. And […]

Wedding Wednesday: Top Tips for a Waterfront Wedding

Did you get engaged over the holidays? Or perhaps you’re the parent of a soon-to-be bride or groom. It’s never too early to start planning a wedding. If you’re dreaming of a beachfront ceremony and/or reception in lovely South County, Rhode Island, the experts from The Ocean House have some tips for you. With nature […]

Foodie Friday: Guest Blog Beer Review: Tilted Barn Brewery

We are so excited to see Tilted Barn Brewery in Exeter starting to gain the recognition it deserves. Earlier this week they were named as one of “8 Breweries to Watch in 2018” by Cool Material. The hops farm and brewery are located just off route 2. Follow Rte. 2 and take a right onto […]

Foodie Friday: Using the Season’s Best Foods

Guest blog by: Aimee Dewar While South County might be known for its summer fare, seasonal food is equally good in the fall and winter months. As you are putting your garden to bed, take advantage of all the root vegetables and stone fruits showing up at farmers markets. Stop in and see your local […]

Spooky South County

Spooky South County

In the summer, South County’s beach towns shine and brim with visitors looking for a beach escape. In the Fall, South County’s more rural, tucked away towns have a chance to shine with quintessential New England Autumn activities and they come alive with the brilliant red, gold and orange hues of the changing foliage. In […]

Rhythm & Roots to Rock South County, RI this Labor Day Weekend

The Rhythm & Roots Festival is celebrating its 20th anniversary with an expanded schedule of American roots music that features headliners The Mavericks, Rosanne Cash, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy, The Squirrel Nut Zippers and MarchFourth! Click here for a complete schedule. The festival, to be held at Ninigret Park in […]

Visit the Washington County Fair this Weekend

Summer just isn’t complete without a trip to the fair. There’s something about a country fair that makes you feel like a kid again. For some it’s the rides, for others it’s the fair food or the livestock, and others come for the entertainment. There’s nothing like a summer night in August to enjoy the […]

So…Who Has the Best Clam Cakes, anyway?

It’s #foodiefriday in #southcountyri and we’re pondering how deep fried food and hot chowder have become #summertime favorites? In South County, these fried little balls of dough studded with local clams are found just about everywhere. Clam cakes are one of the foods unique to Rhode Island, like Del’s Lemonade, Coffee Milk and hot wieners. […]

Fourth of July Fireworks in South County

Most South County towns are holding their fireworks displays on Tuesday, July 4th this year. See below for locations and times: Coventry: Johnson’s Pond Civic Association Fireworks, Johnson’s Pond. Community-sponsored event. 9:30 p.m. Donation appreciated. johnsonspond.com. Narragansett: Narragansett Town Beach, 39 Boston Neck Rd. 782-0658, narragansettri.gov. Beach Party. Festivities start midday, building sandcastles with Sandtasia […]