09May
Shad Bloom 10K Run
15 High St New Shoreham
From 07:00 pm to 09:00 pm
This spring race (an island favorite) takes runners over a scenic 10K course with breathtaking views of beautiful Block Island. 
23May
Island Free Library - "Book, Bake, & Bloom"
9 Dodge St New Shoreham
From 03:00 pm to 07:00 pm
From 9 am to 1 pm, the library is abuzz with islanders and visitors looking for bargains on the book tables and blossoms on the plants outside.
Block Island Historical Opening Reception
18 Old Town Rd New Shoreham
May 23 - May 24
Join us on the porch and get a sneak peek at what is new at the Block Island Historical Society.
25May
Heli Trips Opening Day
1 Center Rd New Shoreham
May 25 - May 26
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Opening Day at HeliBlock for the 2020 summer season on Block Island!
07Jun
Block Island Restaurant Week
New Shoreham New Shoreham Washington County
Jun 7 - Jun 11
Why not add adventures in dining to your to-do list, as this week marks the fifth annual Block Island Restaurant Week from June 10 through 16.
08Jun
Block Island Walking Festival
Block Island New Shoreham New Shoreham
Jun 8 - Jun 10
A lot of people come to Block Island to lie out on the beach or take in the view from a lounge chair on their back deck. But if getting on your feet isn’t too much to ask, there’s now a new something that makes doing so more rewarding.
09Jun
Block Island Music Festival
New Shoreham New Shoreham Washington County
Jun 9 - Jun 14
If you’re into music – and we mean two stages, 6 days and 48 acts worth of music – there’s no place like The Block Island Music Festival. And the best part is – it’s free. Even the food. No kidding.
15Jun
Block Island Film Festival
216 Ocean Ave New Shoreham
Jun 15 - Jun 20
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2nd Annual Block Island Film Festival to be held at Block Island Maritime Institute and Old Island Pub. Go to website for the entire list of films.
21Jun
Block Island Race Week
New Harbor Washington County RI
Jun 21 - Jun 26
Block Island hosts some colorful events, but there may be nothing quite as spectacular as racing sailboats cutting through the waters surrounding the island during the annual Block Island Race Week.
04Jul
July 4th Fireworks
7 Corn Neck Rd New Shoreham
From 02:45 am to 03:30 am
The annual fireworks display will be Wednesday, July 3rd.  The more the merrier for this patriotic event, so bring the whole gang and all the accouterments — chairs, blankets, picnics, and glow sticks for the kids.
July 4th Parade
Water St New Shoreham Washington County
From 05:00 pm to 07:00 pm
Don’t miss the annual Block Island July 4 parade, starting at 11 am from Legion Park.  Judging is at 9:30 am at the field behind the Oar.
08Jul
Bingo at the Fire Barn
Beach Ave New Shoreham New Shoreham
From 01:00 am to 03:00 am
Bingo? Popular? Believe it. On Block Island, it’s the place to see and be seen, to rub elbows with islanders and visitors alike, and to catch up with local news and views. And the game itself? Buy a few cards and see if you can beat everyone to be first to call BINGO. It’s another simple summer pleasure, Block Island-style. 
09Jul
Blues on the Beach
7 Corn Neck Rd New Shoreham
From 12:00 am to 02:00 am
Wednesday may be hump day in the workaday world, but July Wednesdays on Block Island mean winding down your day with live blues along the beach. Bring a beach chair or blanket and dance the sand off (or simply chill if you’re so inclined) to favorite Block Island and New England musicians. 
12Jul
Block Island Wedding Show
New Shoreham New Shoreham Washington County
From 06:00 pm to 08:00 pm
This is a one-stop wedding shop, and what a stop it is. It’s an annual event held at the gorgeous Sullivan House, itself a premier wedding location whose hilltop grounds command some of the Island’s best views of both the Atlantic Ocean and New Harbor.
19Jul
Barbershop Quartet Concert
23 Chapel St New Shoreham
From 02:00 am to 04:00 am
Join us for an island tradition! Enjoy fabulous music and entertainment.
Conserfest 2020
1 Ocean Ave New Shoreham
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This Event is located at the Narragansett Inn on Great Salt Pond. 
22Jul
Bingo at the Fire Barn
Beach Ave New Shoreham Washington County
From 01:00 am to 03:00 am
Bingo? Popular? Believe it. On Block Island, it’s the place to see and be seen, to rub elbows with islanders and visitors alike, and to catch up with local news and views. And the game itself? Buy a few cards and see if you can beat everyone to be first to call BINGO. It’s another simple summer pleasure, Block Island-style. 
23Jul
Blues on the Beach
7 Corn Neck Rd New Shoreham
From 12:00 am to 02:00 am
Wednesday may be hump day in the workaday world, but July Wednesdays on Block Island mean winding down your day with live blues along the beach. Bring a beach chair or blanket and dance the sand off (or simply chill if you’re so inclined) to favorite Block Island and New England musicians. 
27Jul
Tri-State Canyon Shootout
80 West Side Rd New Shoreham
Jul 27 - Jul 30
For more details and information go to www.tristateshootout.com
01Aug
Block Island Triathlon
7 Corn Neck Rd New Shoreham
From 03:00 pm to 08:00 pm
Sure, there’s plenty of swimming, biking and running on Block Island. The question is, do you like to fit all 3 in before lunch or take your time and do them all over the course of a weekend? Or a summer?
03Aug
Annual Mary D. Ball
Corn Neck Rd New Shoreham New Shoreham
From 01:00 am to 05:00 am
From beaching to boating, hiking to biking, there are tons of ways to have a ball on Block Island. But there’s one Ball (note the capital B) that outshines them all for its festive family-friendly atmosphere and its importance to local islanders. It’s the annual Mary D. Ball, the premier fundraiser for the Mary D. Fund, started by Block Island’s charitable force of nature Mary Donnelly, Block Island nurse for more than 50 years until she retired in 2013 at age 86.
05Aug
Bingo at the Fire Barn
Beach Ave New Shoreham Washington County
From 01:00 am to 03:00 am
Bingo? Popular? Believe it. On Block Island, it’s the place to see and be seen, to rub elbows with islanders and visitors alike, and to catch up with local news and views. And the game itself? Buy a few cards and see if you can beat everyone to be first to call BINGO. It’s another simple summer pleasure, Block Island-style. 
06Aug
Blues on the Beach
7 Corn Neck Rd New Shoreham
From 12:00 am to 02:00 am
Wednesday may be hump day in the workaday world, but July Wednesdays on Block Island mean winding down your day with live blues along the beach. Bring a beach chair or blanket and dance the sand off (or simply chill if you’re so inclined) to favorite Block Island and New England musicians. 
08Aug
Block Island Arts and Artisans Festival
21 Water St New Shoreham
Aug 8 - Aug 10
Wonderful handmade crafts - photography, jewerly, pottery, paintings just to name a few. 3 days for you to browse and explore all the fantastic merchandise.