Wickford celebrates village expansion with merchant party
Go to Wickford this Friday, June 19 from 5 to 8 p.m. and party with the merchants as they celebrate the expansion of business throughout the Village.
Entertainment and special events that night include the Ten Rod Ramblers at Updike Park from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Barnacle, a sea shanty and Celtic group at Mystic Scrimshanders, 14 Main St., also from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
John Hutchison, a third generation clock repairman, will be at the Hour Glass from 6 to 8 p.m. to give free on-site clock repair estimates and valuable history and appraisal of antique clocks. Most merchants will remain open until 8 p.m. and many of the stores will offer refreshments, discounts or specials that night. All events are free and open to the public.