Sept. 28, 2016 | 6-8:30 p.m.
Comedy Connection, 39 Warren Ave., East Providence, Rhode Island
Online ticket sales are closed, but a limited number of tickets will be available for purchase at the door for $55 each.
Join us in celebrating our seventh birthday at The Comedy Connection. Everything at this lively ultra-green party will be eaten, imbibed, recycled, reused or composted. The event will feature a seasonal tasting menu prepared by Julians Catering, live entertainment by Slackwater String Band of Common Fence Music, silent auction and cash bar. All proceeds will be upcycled to support our environmental reporting.
E-mail Joanna at jo@ecoRI.org with any questions.
Silent auction includes items from: 401 Cafe, Bethany O Photography, Biggest Little Popcorn Co., Bike Newport, Buxton Hollow Farm, Campus Fine Wines, Carmen and Ginger, Chez Pascal, Craftland, Curated, Equal Exchange, Food Forest Card Game, Foraged goodies and book from Russ Cohen, GAMM Theater, Gilded Tomato, Gracie's, Green River Silver Co., Greenwich Cove Meadery, Granny Squibb, Hope & Main, Humble Pie PVD, J Marcel, Jamestown Golf Club, Kreatelier, Lang's Bowlarama, Lightning Ridge Farm, Luli Boutique, Mary Originals, Matunuck Oyster Bar, Mijos Tacos, New Harvest Coffee, Olive del Mondo, Philanthropy Coffee & Tea, Presto Strange O, Providence Perfume, Pure Romance, Radia Herbs, Raffa Yoga, Revival Brewing, RI Food Fights, Rock Spot Climbing, Rocket Fine Street Food, Rhode Island Rustic, Rhody Craft, Sabella Studio, Save The Bay, Seven Stars Bakery, Skate Art by Steve Duque, Shane Baker, Southside Community Land Trust, Tallulah's Tacos, The Beauty Lounge at Magnolia, The Village Hearth, Tom Wojick Photography, Tri-Force MMA, Two Ten Oyster Bar, WBRU tickets to see Nathaniel Ratecliff and the Nightsweats, Wright's Dairy Farm & Bakery and more.
About the live entertainment: Slackwater String Band is Mike Fischman, Ed McGuirl and Tom Perrotti. The band plays an eclectic acoustic mix including originals, Old Time and Celtic tunes, Country Blues, and its own take on Jamaican music called AmeriMento. All three members play a variety of acoustic string instruments with a bit of concertina and tin whistle in the mix. Slackwater String Band is the house band of Common Fence Music.