Foodie Friday: South County Offers True Farm to Table Experiences

Foodie Friday: South County Offers True Farm to Table Experiences

This is the true South County farm-to-table experience – clamming in our salt ponds for your dinner. Relax in a peaceful salt pond but also work a little and you can dig up dinner fresh from the sea. Erin Swain (pictured above) the Sommelier for Ocean House wrote about her clamming adventure and offers some […]

Wedding Wednesday: Bachelorette Party Idea

Wedding Wednesday: Bachelorette Party Idea

What’s more fun than a group of ladies paddle boarding to a sandbar out in the middle of a beautiful salt pond, on a sunny summer day to sip and taste different wines? Not much, right? Last weekend, Ocean House Sommelier, Erin Swain – the only female surfing sommelier in (at least) the Northeast – […]

Foodie Friday: Upcoming Dining Experiences in South County, RI

Foodie Friday: Upcoming Dining Experiences in South County, RI

Foodies can find much to savor in South County, RI. See what upcoming events you may be interested in attending. Fairy Tea Party at Kinney Azalea Gardens Enjoy a magical afternoon of tea, snacks, and treats among the flowers at one of The Contemporary Theater Company’s favorite events of the year. Fairies lead little ones […]

Wedding Wednesday: Get Inspired for Your South County Wedding

Wedding Wednesday: Get Inspired for Your South County Wedding

Thinking of having your wedding in beautiful South County? Here’s some inspiration from couples on Instagram that got married in South County to help you generate ideas. From beach, to farm to resort, there’s inspiration for every type of wedding. Click here to see wedding venues, vendors and more. Contact us for more info.  

Wedding Wednesday: Do you know what the second most popular month for engagements is?

Wedding Wednesday: Do you know what the second most popular month for engagements is?

According to the The Knot, the second most popular month to get engaged is a tie between May and July. Usually considered popular months for weddings, these are also popular months for proposals. Why? Fourth of July is up there on the list of top proposal dates, just after Christmas, New Year’s and Valentine’s Day. […]

Foodie Friday: Upcoming Culinary Experiences in South County, RI

Foodie Friday: Upcoming Culinary Experiences in South County, RI

Later this month there are several opportunities for foodies to explore culinary experiences in South County. Whether you’re a guest at either Ocean House or its sister property, Weekapaug Inn, you can still sign up for any of these culinary courses. Choose which oyster class is more to your liking, or, if oysters aren’t your […]

Wedding Wednesday: 10 Wedding Trends for 2018

Wedding Wednesday: 10 Wedding Trends for 2018

Every year there are new trends in the world of weddings. What trends will be hot in 2018? We’ve gathered 10 from various wedding experts like The Knot, Martha Stewart Weddings, Brides and Wedding Wire. 1. Cash Registries Instead of registering for things like toasters, Kitchen Aid mixers and china, today’s couples are asking for […]

Foodie Friday: Tasting Table Feasts in South County, RI

Foodie Friday: Tasting Table Feasts in South County, RI

Last month we welcomed Todd Coleman from Tasting Table to South County. He had already been on a culinary tour of Providence and was heading to Newport after visiting with us, but we showed him some of the best of what South County has to offer. We toured Matunuck Oyster Bar’s oyster farm with owner […]

Wedding Wednesdays: Sweet South County, RI Destination Weddings

Wedding Wednesdays: Sweet South County, RI Destination Weddings

I was going to write you a wedding blog today, but stumbled across this article we teamed up with Southern New England Weddings on a couple of years ago. It truly captures what a South County wedding can look like. From photographer Susan Sancomb’s surfer boho vibes to the assortment of South County foods and, […]

Foodie Friday: Culinary Experiences and Education in South County

Foodie Friday: Culinary Experiences and Education in South County

Food is an important part of the travel experience. One of the best ways to understand a place is through the local cuisine. So while we come back from a trip with stories of what we’ve seen, we often remember a place by what we tasted and smelled – as those senses evoke stronger memories. […]