Cricket Field Carnival

  • Cricket Field 1 Riverside Ave. Johnston, R.I.

About: The carnival will give a nod to the past with actors strolling the grounds in period costumes and St. Coumba’s Cricket Club dressed in its traditional “whites” providing cricket demonstration and games. The Johnston Historical Society will lead historic village tours. Therewill be canoe rides and races, a pie-eating contest, a period costume photo booth, a Penny Farthing antique bike demonstration, spinning demonstrations from the Rhode Island Spinners Guild, and traditional woodworking demonstrations by Anew Vernacular. There also will be live jazz by Antonio Forte Trio, barbecue by Ocean State BBQ, pony rides, free bike rides from Sol Chariot Pedi Cabs, sack races, prizes, a giant pumpkin display, pumpkin painting by Jacavones Garden Center, face painting and Henna Tattoos.  Admission, games and many of the rides will be free.
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