Wicked Rhody podcast hosts Mary and Ben discuss Rhode Island life, ideas, events, and stuff to do for the week of October 19th.  




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Wicked Interesting:

Sunday – October 21, 2018 – 7:00AM
Join us for the 8th Annual Citizens Bank Pell Bridge Run!


This 4-mile run/walk over the famed Newport/Pell Bridge is the only day of the year that pedestrians are able to cross this iconic bridge on foot. 100% of net proceeds benefit local non-profits.


Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome. Strollers are not permitted on the bridge, and all runners and walkers — including children — must be registered for the event individually. Pets are not permitted.


Onsite Registration & Bib/Packet Pick-Up
October 19 – Newport Visitors Center, Newport, R.I. 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
October 20 – Newport Visitors Center , Newport, R.I. 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.


There is NO PARKING at the race start in Jamestown. All athletes must use the shuttles from Newport or be dropped off at the designated athlete drop off locations





Wicked Fun in the 401


  • RI Philharmonic – new conductor
  • Rhapsody in Blue
  • https://www.facebook.com/events/242155489673879/


  • Free Daffodil Bulb Give-Away
  • Saturday – 9am – Noon
  • Easton’s Beach: Newport (1st Beach)
  • Daffodillion – http://daffodillion.com/
  • Halloween Iron Pour @ the Steelyard
  • Saturday 5-9
  • https://www.facebook.com/events/2253800834634602/


  • Life Boomers & Seniors Expo presented by Cardi’s Furniture & Mattresses and BCBSRI
  • Mark your calendars and join us for a day of fun at the third-annual Life Expo on Saturday, October 20th from 10:00am-4:00pm at Twin River Events Center!
  • FREE ADMISSION
  • The Life Expo will feature:
  • Exhibits from local businesses and organizations on a range of topics including health insurance, travel, home improvement, health care, shopping, legal services, entertainment, and more
  • Live entertainment including Elvis tribute artist Robert Black, Sinatra tribute artist Mike Dutra, and Tribeca Band
  • Informational seminars and demonstrations
  • Bingo all day
  • Hourly giveaways and more!
  • https://tockify.com/cardiscommunity/detail/1605/1540044000000



Wicked Romantic


First Date, Anniversary, or just looking for a little something to create a spark, how about this Wicked Romantic Happening:
Halloween Spooktacular Double Feature
Greenwich Odeum
Saturday 5pm – 10pm
Hocus Pocus & The Shining




Wicked Family Friendly


What is This weeks “Wicked Family Friendly” Event?
Kid’s Expo
Sunday 12-4
West Warwick Civic Center


Source: WR