Here are some ideas on a few fun things to do this weekend. Check our picks for the activities to hit and places to explore. Here's what's happening in and around Tiverton-Little Compton.
When/Where: Saturday, June 30 at 10 a.m. at Quicksand Pond on 130 South Shore Road in Little Compton.
Why Go: A family-friendly hike that will teach newcomers and long-time residents much about the natural world in the Little Compton ecosystem. Also, shorebirds.
Pricing: Free, although there is a parking fee at the beach.
When/Where: Saturday, June 30 at 10 a.m. on 3228 Main Road in Tiverton.
Why Go: Purchase the freshest veg, fruit, meats and other items at that local gathering with tastings, games, music and more. Help support local farmers and vendors.
Price: Varies depending on items.
When/Where: Friday, June 29 at 8 p.m. on 4 Equality Park PI in Newport.
Why Go?: A night of laughs at this comedy show hosting by the Bit Players that were labeled "Best Comedy Night" in the Providence Phoenix.
When/Where: Saturday, June 29 from 9 a.m. throughout the day, rain day will be Sunday, July 1 at the same time on 284 West Main Road in Little Compton.
Why Go?: For antiquers or gift-shoppers looking to buy a one-of-a-kind item for cheap, check out this massive yard sale.
Price: Varies depending on item(s).
When/Where: Saturday, June 30 at 9 a.m. at the Sandywoods Farm Arts and Argicultural Community on 43 Muse Way in Tiverton.
Why Go?: A chance for both amatuers and professionals to work on their medium with a live model in a welcoming setting.