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Wickford

Beauty and the Bath, Wickford, R.I.
Garden Path to Wickford Harbor, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
Wickford Harbor at end of Main St., Wickford, R.I.

Wickford, Rhode Island is situated on Wickford Cove, home to marinas and pleasure boats. Its calm waters are ideal for kayakers. Swans and ducks float under the Wickford Bridge in the center of the village. (Read More)


The historic 1850's Avis Block of shops is longtime home to Beauty and the Bath and Different Drummer. Shops line the main thoroughfare which is Brown St., though there are also shops on Main and West Main Streets. The Grateful Heart, Midnight Sun, Teddy Bearskins, Green Ink and Mermaid's Purl are among the shops. Antique and home decor shoppers will enjoy Yes! Gallery, Wickford Village Antiques & Collectibles and Kitchen & Table of Wickford, as well as Eclectic Bungalow. Dine at Tavern by the Sea to soak up the Wickford Cove views. Arts, antiques and boutiques next to boating, kayaking and colonial architecture are the allure of Wickford. It is easy to see how this quaint village inspired our website. (Less)


Wickford/North Kingstown, Rhode Island

Wickford, Rhode Island is situated on Wickford Cove, home to marinas and pleasure boats. Its calm waters are ideal for kayakers. Swans and ducks float under the Wickford Bridge in the center of the village. The historic 1850's Avis Block of shops is longtime home to Beauty and the Bath and Different Drummer. Shops line the main thoroughfare which is Brown St., though there are also shops on Main and West Main Streets. The Grateful Heart, Midnight Sun, Teddy Bearskins, Green Ink and Mermaid's Purl are among the shops. Antique and home decor shoppers will enjoy Yes! Gallery, Wickford Village Antiques & Collectibles and Kitchen & Table of Wickford, as well as Eclectic Bungalow. Dine at Tavern by the Sea to soak up the Wickford Cove views. Arts, antiques and boutiques next to boating, kayaking and colonial architecture are the allure of Wickford. It is easy to see how this quaint village inspired our website.

Shops
Beauty and the Bath - lovely store with wonderful bath and body care items, pj's, robes, candles, novelty items, natural household cleansers; 11 West Main St. 401-294-3576WEBSITE
Blue Hydrangea - CLOSED; gift shop; home decor, jewelry, accessories; 2 Main St. 401-295-2583WEBSITE
CanvasWorks - Vera Bradley and other brand name bags, accessories; 10 Main St. 401-295-8080WEBSITE
Different Drummer - one of a kind gift items, crafts, pottery, paper, jewelry, Trollbeads; 7 West Main St. 401-294-4867WEBSITE
Eclectic Bungalow - vintage furniture and home decor; consignment furniture & clothing; jewelry, soaps; 7 Main St., Units E & F 401-667-0747WEBSITE
Five Main - fine art gallery; local and national artists represented; photography, jewelry, pottery, hand painted gifts; 5 Main St. 401-294-6280WEBSITE
Gold Lady Jewelers - full service jewelry shop; gems, diamonds, gifts, estate jewelry, design services; 30 Philips St. 401-294-4695WEBSITE
Gossip Boutique - unique women's clothing boutique; accessories; customer service; relaxed and dressy styles; Free People brand; 16 Main St. 401-294-7333WEBSITE
Green Ink - women's clothing, jewelry, accessories, shoes, books, baby gifts; 89 Brown St. 401-294-6266WEBSITE
Green River Silver Co. - unique handcrafted silver jewelry from around the country & world; R.I., Celtic, nature designs; 24 Brown St. 401-295-0086WEBSITE
Impressed Olive 1 - olive oils, balsamic vinegars, sauces; tastings; 4 Brown St. 401-603-9269WEBSITE
JW Graham - unique artist created jewelry; also, brand name jewelry; accessories; 17 Brown St. 401-295-0757WEBSITE
Kayak Centre of RI - kayak and SUP sales, rentals, tours, instruction; apparel and supplies; located in Wickford Village; 9 Phillips St., Wickford 401-295-4400WEBSITE
Lulabells - brand name gifts, home decor; JoJo Bling jewelry, Beatriz Ball metal serving dishes; Willow Tree angel figures; 12 Main St. 401-667-7676WEBSITE
Mermaid's Purl - high quality brand name yarns; also, beads; supplies for knitting & beading; classes for both also; 68 Brown St. 401-268-3899WEBSITE
Midnight Sun - imported fair trade products; jewelry, clothing, hats, scarves, candles, incense, crystals; 13 West Main St. 401-316-0505WEBSITE
Mystic Scrimshanders - Scrimshaw gifts, Nantucket baskets; 15 West Main St. 401-294-2262WEBSITE
Pink Parasol Boutique - gifts, jewelry, decor, apparel, RI themed items; 24 Brown St. 401-640-4539WEBSITE
Serendipity - boutique showcasing handmade gifts, accessories and decor; unique items, jewelry, tableware; 3 Main St. 401-486-5532WEBSITE
Sprigs - gift shop with fair trade imported gifts; also a florist creating flower arrangements & planters; 16 B West Main St. 401-583-4114WEBSITE
Spring Pottery - artist made pottery, as well as handmade jewelry, lamps, glass and wood items, artwork; 14 Brown St. 805-766-3254WEBSITE
Teddy Bearskins - quality clothing for infants and children; footwear, special occasion outfits; 17 Brown St. 401-295-0282WEBSITE
The Book Garden - home decor, furniture; items for the garden; 99 Brown St. 401-294-3285WEBSITE
The Captain's Table - tableware, pottery, prepared foods, kitchen accessories, table linens, decor, gifts; 31 West Main St. 401-667-2615WEBSITE
The Grateful Heart - CLOSED; bookstore, spiritual reading, cookbooks, jewelry, candles, cards, incense, music; 17 West Main St. 401-294-3981WEBSITE
The Sew Op - sewing and quilting shop offering fabrics, supplies, classes, workshops; private and group lessons, camps, guided sew; 14 Phillips St. 401-447-5500WEBSITE
The World Store - unique gifts, educational toys, souvenirs, gifts for nature lovers, bird houses; 16 West Main St. 401-295-0081WEBSITE
Village Faire - artists' cooperative; jewelry, clothing; diverse collection; 7 Main St. 401-935-1999WEBSITE
Village Reflections - women's clothing and accessories; 5 West Main St. 401-295-7802WEBSITE
Wickford Collection - home decor, furniture; items for the garden; 30 West Main St. 401-295-7222WEBSITE
Wickford Gourmet Factory Outlet - European tableware and linens; kitchen utensils; 21 West Main St. 401-294-8430WEBSITE
Wickford Village Antiques & Collectibles - antique shop; diverse collection; 93 Brown St. 401-294-1117WEBSITE
Woven Path - handmade scarves, accessories, bags; also, dish towels, home decor items; 11 Brown St. 401-667-3722WEBSITE
Yes! Gallery - artist created pottery, wood products, vases; home decor; unique gifts; 17 Brown St. 401-295-5525WEBSITE

Another List of Antique Shops - southcountyri.com listWEBSITE
Antique Shops in North Kingstown Area - several shops along Post Road, Route 1 Ten Rod RoadWEBSITE
Wickford Village Facebook Page - I Love Wickford Village facebook page; Wickford Village Assoc.WEBSITE
Yankee Magazine Article - article about WickfordWEBSITE
Yankee Magazine Slideshow - photos of Wickford captured summer 2013, published May, 2014WEBSITE

Marina
Allen Harbor Marina - town marina on former Quonset Davisville Naval Base in North Kingstown; moorings, slips, boat ramps; staffed seasonally; located 5 1/2 mi. north of Wickford; 24 Bruce Boyer St., North Kingstown 401-294-1212WEBSITE
Full Keel Marine - family owned boat and yacht services; repairs, storage, engine sales; Wakefield location also; 3 Esmond Ave. 401-584-2628WEBSITE
Kayak Centre of RI - kayak and SUP sales, rentals, tours, instruction; apparel and supplies; located in Wickford Village; 9 Phillips St., Wickford 401-295-4400WEBSITE
Northwick Boatyard - marina on Mill Cove with dockage, moorings, storage; 9 Esmond Ave. 401-932-3613WEBSITE
Pleasant Street Wharf - family owned boat transport service; also, dock rental, mooring, fuel, hauling, rigging, storage, service; located next to Wickford Yacht Club; 160 Pleasant St. 401-294-2791WEBSITE
Safe Harbor Wickford Cove - marina and boat yard in Wickford Village; slips, moorings, fuel, repairs, amenities, storage; formerly Brewer's Marina; 65 Reynolds St. 401-884-7014WEBSITE
Wickford Boat Rentals - half, full and multiple day boat rentals, training; also, half and full day charters; 1 Phillips St. 401-295-0050WEBSITE
Wickford Marina - marina at Mill Cove; seasonal dockage, moorings, amenities, storage, supplies, services; 67 Esmond Ave. 401-294-8160WEBSITE
Wickford Shipyard - family owned marina at Wickford Harbor; boat slips, fuel, storage, marina services; 125 Steamboat Ave. 401-294-3361WEBSITE
Wickford Town Dock - town dock and parking lot off of Brown St. in Wickford Village; restrooms, benches, site of Narragansett Runestone monument; Brown St. 401-294-3331WEBSITE
Wilson Park Boat Launch - exploreri.org; info about public boat launch for boats, kayaks and canoes in Wilson Park, off of W. Main St., Wickford; also known as Long Point on Mill Cove; Intrepid Drive 401-294-3331WEBSITE
Boating Info Wickford Harbor - article from newenglandboating.com; overview of boating in Wickford in Wickford Harbor and Mill Cove; docks, moorings, launches, kayaking; video overview of harbor and townWEBSITE
North Kingstown Town Moorings - northkingstown.org; town website harbor division's info about moorings in North Kingstown waters, including several in Wickford Harbor; 401-294-3331WEBSITE
Very informative review - coastsailing.net; advice on Wickford marinas; fyi: Ryan's Market is closedWEBSITE

General Information
General Information - vineyardfastferry.com; also ferry information for Martha's Vineyard and toursWEBSITE
General Information about Wickford Village - visitrhodeisland.comWEBSITE
Historic Wickford - organization focused on historic architecture and culture of Wickford; garden tour, Wickford Walk self-guided walking tours with markers in town, PBS tour video, guided walks and hikes, podcasts, interactive map showing historic sitesWEBSITE
North Kingstown Town Web Site - history, events, visitor informationWEBSITE
Quonset Bike Path - Rhode Island Dept. of Transportation; www.dot.ri.govWEBSITE
Rhode Island Historical Society Postal History Collection - history through postal related itemsWEBSITE

Maps
Histwick Interactive Map of Historic Wickford Homes - histwick.org; Interactive map of Wickford Village showing historic homes, buildings, churches, and commercial buildings; historical background of propertiesWEBSITE
North Kingstown Town Maps - northkingstown.org; town GIS mapping system; 401-294-3331WEBSITE
Wickford Marina Maps and Charts - marinas.com; great pictures, detailed chartsWEBSITE

Restaurants
Allie's Donuts - long time family run donut shop; home made donuts, plus muffins, special order donut cakes, coffee; 3661 Quaker Lane 401-295-8036WEBSITE
Alma Juice Bar and Market - fruit and vegetable juices and smoothies made fresh; also prepared foods, desserts, sandwiches, tacos, soups; 2 Main St. 401-294-4750WEBSITE
Bay Voyage Restaurant - seasonal dinner restaurant with Narragansett Bay views; tavern, seasonal deck, or formal dining room; 8.5 mi. from Wickford Village; 150 Conanicus Ave., Jamestown 401-560-7979WEBSITE
Duffy's Tavern & Restaurant - broiled, baked, fried seafood dishes; seasonal outdoor patio; short drive or 1 mile walk; 235 Tower Hill Rd. 401-295-0073WEBSITE
El Tapatio Mexican Restaurant - lunch and dinner hours; short drive from Wickford, or 1/2 mile walk; 8220 Post Rd. 401-295-2280WEBSITE
Gardner's Wharf Seafood - seafood market; no seating; seasonally/weekends serving chowder, clam cakes, lobster salad rolls; raw bar; call to check hours; 170 Main St. 401-295-4600WEBSITE
Great Harvest Bread Co. - bread bakery and cafe; limited seating; fresh bread baked daily, breakfast and lunch sandwiches, baked goods, soup, salad, take out; 6670 Post Rd., North Kingstown 401-885-0580WEBSITE
Inside Scoop - homemade ice cream; outdoor tables only; seasonal hours; located short drive from Wickford; 30 Ten Rod Rd. 401-294-0091WEBSITE
Jigger's Diner - cozy diner on Main St. in East Greenwich; breakfast all day, plus lunch; closed Tuesday's; located 7 miles north of downtown Wickford; 145 Main St., East Greenwich 401-884-6060WEBSITE
Jitters Cafe - small breakfast and lunch cafe serving sandwiches, pastries, smoothies, bagels, wraps; gluten free baked goods and lunch items; coffee; located 1 mile drive from downtown Wickford; 530 Tower Hill Rd. 401-295-9155WEBSITE
Kingston Pizza - meat, chicken and veggie specialty pizzas; also, calzones, sandwiches, wraps, wings, salads; located 1 1/2 miles south of downtown Wickford; 677 Boston Neck Rd. 401-294-1223WEBSITE
Mae's Place - breakfast and lunch cafe; comfort food, specials, baked goods; located 1/2 mile from downtown; 8230 Post Rd. 401-667-7272WEBSITE
Matteo's Bakery - Italian pastry, bread, custom cakes; weekend hours in winter; 820 Boston Neck Rd. 401-667-0002WEBSITE
Micky's Pizza - pizza, salads, calzones, pies plus Sicilian square slices; Long Island style pizza; closed Tuesday's; 60 Brown St. 401-294-0044WEBSITE
Newport Creamery - casual family friendly restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner; sandwiches, burgers, ice cream, senior specials; located 1 1/2 miles north of downtown Wickford; 7679 Post Rd. 401-294-2087WEBSITE
Oak Hill Tavern House of Bar-B-Que - lunch and dinner; barbecue, seafood, sandwiches, burgers; short drive from Wickford; 565 Tower Hill Rd. 401-294-3282WEBSITE
Rome Point Cafe - breakfast and lunch; cozy cafe with tables and counter; 820 Boston Neck Rd. 401-294-2122WEBSITE
Seaview Station Restaurant - breakfast and lunch menu; short drive from Wickford; located at the Hamilton Village Inn; 640 Boston Neck Rd. 401-295-8666WEBSITE
Seven Moons - East Asian and Japanese lunch and dinner menus; short drive from Wickford; 6900 Post Rd. 401-885-8383WEBSITE
Shayna's Place - breakfast and lunch cafe serving specialty coffees, teas, baked goods, brkfst. and lunch sandwiches, smoothies, salads; ice cream served seasonally from side window; 45 Brown St. 401-294-8740WEBSITE
Tate's Italian Kitchen - Italian restaurant serving pasta dishes, entrees, desserts, wine; closed Tuesday's; 64 Brown St. 401-294-0000WEBSITE
Tavern By the Sea - deck or indoor seating, seafood, burgers, entrees; harbor views; seasonal schedule; check hours; 16 W. Main St. 401-294-5771WEBSITE
The Place - pizza parlor; pasta and salads also; limited seating; 95 Brown St. 401-294-0800WEBSITE
Updikes Newtowne Coffee - coffee cafe; onsite roasting; 7726 Post Rd. 401-295-5300WEBSITE
Wickford on the Water - breakfast, lunch, dinner; entrees, seafood, sandwiches, burgers, salads; seasonal outdoor seating; great view of harbor from outdoor deck; 85 Brown St. 401-294-7900WEBSITE

List of Restaurants in North Kingstown - northkingstown.areaconnect.comWEBSITE

Accommodations
Bay Voyage Inn - inn with Narragansett Bay Views, one bedroom queen suites plus queen sleeper, partial kitchen; seasonal outdoor pool; onsite seasonal dinner restaurant; in summer, town ferry service to Newport; 8.5 mi. from Wickford Village; 150 Conanicus Ave., Jamestown 401-423-2100WEBSITE
Blue Oaks B&B - CLOSED; updated historic bed and breakfast in Wickford Village opened in 2017; formerly Haddie Pierce House B&B; 146 Boston Neck Rd. 401-268-3902WEBSITE
Fairfield Inn & Suites South Kingstown - guest rooms and suites; buffet brkfst., indoor pool, firepit; 3 Fairfield Way, South Kingstown 401-284-3311WEBSITE
Hamilton Village Inn - family run motel along scenic route 1A; 642 Boston Neck Rd. 401-295-0700WEBSITE
Hampton Inn South Kingstown - located on Rt. One at S. County Commons; short drive to Narragansett and Wakefield; 20 Hotel Dr., S. Kingstown 401-788-3500WEBSITE
Holiday Inn - located on Rt. One; short drive to Narragansett and Wakefield; 3009 Tower Hill Rd., South Kingstown 401-789-1051WEBSITE
Rose Island Lighthouse Overnight Stays - lighthouse and museum on island off coast of Newport for day trips or overnight stays, accessible by Newport/Jamestown ferry; wildlife refuge, bird watching, Ft. Hamilton Barracks; events; Rose Island, Newport 401-847-4242WEBSITE
Sheppard's B&B on Campus Avenue - small B&B with 2 queen bed guest rooms, and 1 queen bed suite with sitting area; full brkfst., walk to URI, a/c, parking, sun room, gardens; 16 Campus Ave., South Kingstown 401-742-5903WEBSITE
Towne Place Suites by Marriott North Kingstown - hotel in North Kingstown; buffet breakfast, small indoor pool; located 3 miles north of Wickford Village; 55 Gate Rd. 401-667-7500WEBSITE

List of Motels, Inns, Bed and Breakfast's - southcountyri.comWEBSITE

Events, Activities, Attractions
Adventureland of Narragansett - bumper boats, mini-golf, go-karts, batting cages, carousel; 112 Pt. Judith Rd., Narragansett 401-789-0030WEBSITE
Biomes Marine Biology Center - small aquarium with hands on exhibits; short drive from Wickford Village; 6640 Post Rd., Rt. 1, North Kingstown 401-885-4690WEBSITE
Casey Farm - farmers market, children's activities, craft days; seasonal; 2325 Boston Neck Rd., Rt. 1A, Saunderstown 401-295-1030WEBSITE
Fish n' Tales Adventures - seal watching tours; 55 Brown St. 401-619-4431WEBSITE
Gilbert Stuart Birthplace & Museum - museum located a short drive south of Wickford Village; nature trail, picnic area; 815 Gilbert Stuart Rd., Saunderstown 401-294-3001WEBSITE
Kayak Centre of RI - kayak and SUP sales, rentals, tours, instruction; apparel and supplies; located in Wickford Village; 9 Phillips St., Wickford 401-295-4400WEBSITE
North Kingstown Town Beach - low surf, rocky town beach; resident parking permit needed in summer daytime hours; small playground, bandstand, seasonal concession and restroom; 7/10 mile walk from Wickford Village; 30 Beach St. 401-294-3331WEBSITE
Quonset Air Museum - CLOSED; civilian and military aircraft on display, hands on exhibits; 488 Eccleston Ave., North Kingstown 401-294-9540WEBSITE
Rose Island Lighthouse - lighthouse and museum on island off coast of Newport for day trips or overnight stays, accessible by Newport/Jamestown ferry; wildlife refuge, bird watching, Ft. Hamilton Barracks; events; Rose Island, Newport 401-847-4242WEBSITE
SeaBee Museum - museum commemorating the Construction Batalion of U.S. Navy; call to check hours; 21 Iafrate Way, North Kingstown 401-294-7233WEBSITE
Smith's Castle Historic Site - historic site short drive from Wickford; strawberry festival in June; other events also; 55 Richard Smith Dr., North Kingstown 401-294-3521WEBSITE
The Sew Op - sewing and quilting shop offering fabrics, supplies, classes, workshops; private and group lessons, camps, guided sew; 14 Phillips St. 401-447-5500WEBSITE
Wickford Art Association - gallery, exhibits, classes, Wickford Art Festival; 36 Beach St., Wickford 401-294-6840WEBSITE
Wickford Town Dock - town dock and parking lot off of Brown St. in Wickford Village; restrooms, benches, site of Narragansett Runestone monument; Brown St. 401-294-3331WEBSITE
Yawgoo Valley Ski Area & Water Park - small two slide water park and pool; skiing and snow tubing in winter; check website for details; 12 miles from Narragansett Pier, 7 miles from Wickford Village; 160 Yawgoo Valley Rd., Exeter 401-294-3802WEBSITE
Daffodil Days in Wickford Village - annual spring celebration in April with family friendly activities, sidewalk sales, prize raffles, horse drawn carriage rides, train rides, Daffy Dog paradeWEBSITE
Daytripper's Guide to North Kingstown - http://www.crmc.ri.gov/; Public Access to the Rhode Island Coast; booklet identifying beaches, parks, fishing spots and other public access pointsWEBSITE
Farmers Markets - local food guide for RI; directions to farmers market at Casey FarmWEBSITE
General Information - vineyardfastferry.com; also ferry information for Martha's Vineyard and toursWEBSITE
Historic Wickford - organization focused on historic architecture and culture of Wickford; garden tour, Wickford Walk self-guided walking tours with markers in town, PBS tour video, guided walks and hikes, podcasts, interactive map showing historic sitesWEBSITE
Quahog Festival - no longer takes place in Wickford; Warren, RI has a Quahog Festival in JulyWEBSITE
Quonset Bike Path - Rhode Island Dept. of Transportation; www.dot.ri.govWEBSITE
RI Scenic Roadways - scenic drives in R.I. including Route 102 from Exeter to Wickford VillageWEBSITE
Rhode Island Air Show - air show by Rhode Island National Guard; check site for datesWEBSITE
Sea Kayak Tours - trails.com; general information about kayaking in Wickford HarborWEBSITE
Seal Migration Rome Point in North Kingstown - watch seals from shore, seasonal migration Oct.-AprilWEBSITE
Strawberry Festival - strawberry festival at Smith Castle; takes place in June; 55 Richard Smith Dr. off Route 1, N. Kingstown; 401-294-3521WEBSITE
Wickford Art Festival - art festival on streets of Wickford Village; takes place in July; Wickford Art Assoc.; 401-294-6840WEBSITE
Wickford Farmers' Market - farmers' market in Wickford Thursday's 3-7p.m. June through September in village near docksWEBSITE
Wickford Harbor Lights - summertime Friday nights event in Wickford Village; floating lights on harbor, music, food trucks, horse drawn carriage rides, kayak tours, late shopping hoursWEBSITE
Wickford In Bloom - self-guided garden tour in Wickford Village sponsored by HistWick which supports historic preservation in Wickford; garden sale; tickets in advance for discount, or day of eventWEBSITE
Wickford's Annual Festival of Lights - December festival with lots of activities, shopping specials, horse drawn carriage rides with Santa, dance performanceWEBSITE

Kids
Adventureland of Narragansett - bumper boats, mini-golf, go-karts, batting cages, carousel; 112 Pt. Judith Rd., Narragansett 401-789-0030WEBSITE
Biomes Marine Biology Center - small aquarium with hands on exhibits; short drive from Wickford Village; 6640 Post Rd., Rt. 1, North Kingstown 401-885-4690WEBSITE
Casey Farm - farmers market, children's activities, craft days; seasonal; 2325 Boston Neck Rd., Rt. 1A, Saunderstown 401-295-1030WEBSITE
Fish n' Tales Adventures - seal watching tours; 55 Brown St. 401-619-4431WEBSITE
Gilbert Stuart Birthplace & Museum - museum located a short drive south of Wickford Village; nature trail, picnic area; 815 Gilbert Stuart Rd., Saunderstown 401-294-3001WEBSITE
Kayak Centre of RI - kayak and SUP sales, rentals, tours, instruction; apparel and supplies; located in Wickford Village; 9 Phillips St., Wickford 401-295-4400WEBSITE
North Kingstown Town Beach - low surf, rocky town beach; resident parking permit needed in summer daytime hours; small playground, bandstand, seasonal concession and restroom; 7/10 mile walk from Wickford Village; 30 Beach St. 401-294-3331WEBSITE
Quonset Air Museum - CLOSED; civilian and military aircraft on display, hands on exhibits; 488 Eccleston Ave., North Kingstown 401-294-9540WEBSITE
Rose Island Lighthouse - lighthouse and museum on island off coast of Newport for day trips or overnight stays, accessible by Newport/Jamestown ferry; wildlife refuge, bird watching, Ft. Hamilton Barracks; events; Rose Island, Newport 401-847-4242WEBSITE
SeaBee Museum - museum commemorating the Construction Batalion of U.S. Navy; call to check hours; 21 Iafrate Way, North Kingstown 401-294-7233WEBSITE
Smith's Castle Historic Site - historic site short drive from Wickford; strawberry festival in June; other events also; 55 Richard Smith Dr., North Kingstown 401-294-3521WEBSITE
The Sew Op - sewing and quilting shop offering fabrics, supplies, classes, workshops; private and group lessons, camps, guided sew; 14 Phillips St. 401-447-5500WEBSITE
Wickford Town Dock - town dock and parking lot off of Brown St. in Wickford Village; restrooms, benches, site of Narragansett Runestone monument; Brown St. 401-294-3331WEBSITE
Yawgoo Valley Ski Area & Water Park - small two slide water park and pool; skiing and snow tubing in winter; check website for details; 12 miles from Narragansett Pier, 7 miles from Wickford Village; 160 Yawgoo Valley Rd., Exeter 401-294-3802WEBSITE
Daffodil Days in Wickford Village - annual spring celebration in April with family friendly activities, sidewalk sales, prize raffles, horse drawn carriage rides, train rides, Daffy Dog paradeWEBSITE
Daytripper's Guide to North Kingstown - http://www.crmc.ri.gov/; Public Access to the Rhode Island Coast; booklet identifying beaches, parks, fishing spots and other public access pointsWEBSITE
Farmers Markets - local food guide for RI; directions to farmers market at Casey FarmWEBSITE
General Information - vineyardfastferry.com; also ferry information for Martha's Vineyard and toursWEBSITE
Historic Wickford - organization focused on historic architecture and culture of Wickford; garden tour, Wickford Walk self-guided walking tours with markers in town, PBS tour video, guided walks and hikes, podcasts, interactive map showing historic sitesWEBSITE
Quahog Festival - no longer takes place in Wickford; Warren, RI has a Quahog Festival in JulyWEBSITE
Quonset Bike Path - Rhode Island Dept. of Transportation; www.dot.ri.govWEBSITE
RI Family Guide - activities for families; wildlife refuges, parks, playgrounds, beaches, farmsWEBSITE
RI Scenic Roadways - scenic drives in R.I. including Route 102 from Exeter to Wickford VillageWEBSITE
Rhode Island Air Show - air show by Rhode Island National Guard; check site for datesWEBSITE
Sea Kayak Tours - trails.com; general information about kayaking in Wickford HarborWEBSITE
Seal Migration Rome Point in North Kingstown - watch seals from shore, seasonal migration Oct.-AprilWEBSITE
Strawberry Festival - strawberry festival at Smith Castle; takes place in June; 55 Richard Smith Dr. off Route 1, N. Kingstown; 401-294-3521WEBSITE
Wickford Farmers' Market - farmers' market in Wickford Thursday's 3-7p.m. June through September in village near docksWEBSITE
Wickford Harbor Lights - summertime Friday nights event in Wickford Village; floating lights on harbor, music, food trucks, horse drawn carriage rides, kayak tours, late shopping hoursWEBSITE
Wickford In Bloom - self-guided garden tour in Wickford Village sponsored by HistWick which supports historic preservation in Wickford; garden sale; tickets in advance for discount, or day of eventWEBSITE
Wickford's Annual Festival of Lights - December festival with lots of activities, shopping specials, horse drawn carriage rides with Santa, dance performanceWEBSITE

Beauty and the Bath, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.
Beauty and the Bath, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.

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Kayak Centre of R.I., Phillips St., Wickford, R.I.
Kayak Centre of R.I., Phillips St., Wickford, R.I.

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Wickford On the Water, West Main St., Wickford
Wickford On the Water, West Main St., Wickford

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Green Ink, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
Green Ink, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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Different Drummer, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.
Different Drummer, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.

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Tavern by the Sea, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.
Tavern by the Sea, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.

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JW Graham/Yes! Gallery, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
JW Graham/Yes! Gallery, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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Wickford Village Antiques & Collectibles, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
Wickford Village Antiques & Collectibles, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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Village Reflections, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.
Village Reflections, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.

The Woven Path, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
The Woven Path, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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View of harbor from Wickford Bridge, Wickford, R.I.

Wickford Art Festival, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
Wickford Art Festival, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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duck near Wickford Bridge, Wickford, R.I.
duck near Wickford Bridge, Wickford, R.I.
Wickford Cove at end of Main St., Wickford, R.I.
Wickford Cove at end of Main St., Wickford, R.I.

Gardner's Wharf Seafood, end of Main St. at Wickford Cove, Wickford, R.I.
Gardner's Wharf Seafood, end of Main St. at Wickford Cove, Wickford, R.I.

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Teddy Bearskins, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
Teddy Bearskins, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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The World Store, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.
The World Store, West Main St., Wickford, R.I.

Green River Silver Co., Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
Green River Silver Co., Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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The Book Garden, antique shop on Brown St., Wickford
The Book Garden, antique shop on Brown St., Wickford

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Serendipity, Main St., Wickford
Serendipity, Main St., Wickford

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Midnight Sun, West Main St., Wickford
Midnight Sun, West Main St., Wickford

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Five Main, art gallery, Main St., Wickford
Five Main, art gallery, Main St., Wickford

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Village Faire, Main St., Wickford
Village Faire, Main St., Wickford

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Gossip, boutique on Main St., Wickford
Gossip, boutique on Main St., Wickford

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Lulabells, Main St., Wickford
Lulabells, Main St., Wickford

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The Mermaid's Purl Yarn Shop, Brown St., Wickford
The Mermaid's Purl Yarn Shop, Brown St., Wickford

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Eclectic Bungalow, Brown St., Wickford
Eclectic Bungalow, Brown St., Wickford

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Mystic Scrimshanders, West Main St., Wickford
Mystic Scrimshanders, West Main St., Wickford

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Wickford Gourmet Factory Outlet, West Main St., Wickford
Wickford Gourmet Factory Outlet, West Main St., Wickford

The Captain's Table, West Main St., Wickford
The Captain's Table, West Main St., Wickford

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The Wickford Collection, West Main St., Wickford
The Wickford Collection, West Main St., Wickford

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Pink Parasol Boutique, Brown St., Wickford
Pink Parasol Boutique, Brown St., Wickford

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Spring Pottery, Brown St., Wickford
Spring Pottery, Brown St., Wickford

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The Impressed Olive, Brown St., Wickford
The Impressed Olive, Brown St., Wickford

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The Sew Op, Phillips St., Wickford
The Sew Op, Phillips St., Wickford

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Sprigs, W. Main St., Wickford, R.I.
Sprigs, W. Main St., Wickford, R.I.

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Avis Brick Block shops, West Main St. and Main St., Wickford, R.I.
Avis Brick Block shops, West Main St. and Main St., Wickford, R.I.

The Place, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
The Place, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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Shayna's Place, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
Shayna's Place, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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Tate's Italian Kitchen, Brown St., Wickford
Tate's Italian Kitchen, Brown St., Wickford

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Micky's Pizza, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.
Micky's Pizza, Brown St., Wickford, R.I.

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Garden at WWI Monument, Brown St. and Main St., Wickford, R.I.
Garden at WWI Monument, Brown St. and Main St., Wickford, R.I.
seagull at Wickford Harbor, Wickford, R.I.
seagull at Wickford Harbor, Wickford, R.I.

View of Wickford Harbor, Wickford, R.I.
View of Wickford Harbor, Wickford, R.I.