The Industrious Spirit Company: SIMS AVE X FRINGE FEST ‘SUMMER FEST’: Providence

Industrious Spirits Company 1 Sims Ave #103, Providence, Rhode Island

Join us for the ultimate summer bash—the Sims Ave Block Party is back and better than ever!! From 3 PM to 7 PM, we’ve got family-friendly fun for everyone including local vendors and food trucks serving up delicious eats, street performers and musicians, a GIANT UNICORN for the kids (and the young at heart) and FREE mini-golf on the ISCO patio. Plus, our legendary boozy slushies are making a triumphant return—the perfect way to beat the heat! For more information

Dusty Booze: In Search of Vintage Spirits | Illustrated Talk and Tasting

Mill Hill Historic Park 2 East Wall Street, Norwalk

The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum, in collaboration with the Norwalk Historical Society, presents award-winning author Aaron Goldfarb for an illustrated talk and book signing titled, Dusty Booze: In Search of Vintage Spirits. Spirits tasting and a signature cocktail will be offered following the presentation courtesy of SoNo 1420 America’s Maritime Distillery, South Norwalk, CT. Mr. Goldfarb’s book, published by Abrams Books, will be available for purchase at the event through Diane’s Books, Greenwich, CT. From secluded NY cellars to Hollywood vaults this journey in search of vintage spirits will captivate our lecture goers as it taps into a secret world of collecting hidden-away and, at times, priceless liquor filled with history and mystery. —Kathy Olsen, LMMM Lecture Chair For more information

$35 – $45