RWP Pops

You’re invited to a free concert featuring the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra on Friday, August 4, from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Temple to Music in Roger Williams Park.

RWP Pops 2017 posterBring a blanket or a lawn chair and enjoy rousing favorites like the Star Spangled Banner, the Stars and Stripes Forever, and the 1812 Overture.

The concert is free and open to the public. Don’t forget to pack an appetite as well – in partnership with FoodTrucksIn, Food Truck Friday at Carousel Village will relocate to the Temple to Music for this special event.

Visit our Facebook event page to receive updates about the music, food trucks, parking, and more.

Concert Advice

  • Free parking is available throughout Roger Williams Park, with walking distances noted on the parking map. Please be advised that there have been some changes to the roadways within the park that may impact street parking. Pay close attention to signage throughout the park.
  • Handicap parking is available along the road in front of the Temple to Music.
  • For folks biking to the concert, the Rhode Island Bicycle Coalition is providing Bike Valet at the Temple to Music from 6:45 to 9:45 PM. Bike Valet is free and secure; no bike lock is required.
  • Come early and enjoy all the activities that Roger Williams Park has to offer
  • Camping tents, shade tents, and beach umbrellas are prohibited
  • Food is permitted; alcohol is not
  • Spectators are asked to be aware of their surroundings. If you see a suspicious person, object, or vehicle in the park, please report the sighting to Providence police at (401) 272-3121 or notify nearby law enforcement personnel
  • Do not store or leave any personal items, backpacks, or packages unattended in the park
  • Bags may be subject to random search
  • No fireworks of any kind are allowed in the park
  • No grilling or open flames of any kind are allowed in the park
  • Per the regulations of the Providence Parks Commission, dogs and skateboards are prohibited in the park
  • Expect delays when leaving


LocationOne Union Station
Providence, RI 02903


(401) 274-4564

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