Rhode Island

Rhode Island might be the smallest state in the U.S., but it is mighty, especially when it comes to meetings and events. Providence and Newport lead the way in creating memorable groups experiences. In Providence, you’ll find Brown University and the Rhode Island Convention Center, the latter of which is surrounded by 2,800 hotel rooms within a mile. The city is extremely walkable and is famous for its Italian cuisine and other attractions.

Just 34 miles away are the Gilded Age mansions and coastal culture of Newport. This seaside city can add a touch of glamour and sophistication to meetings and incentives and is home to many unique experiences for between meeting sessions like the International Tennis Hall of Fame, Newport Art Museum, beaches and more.

Learn more about meetings and events in Rhode Island in the articles below.

Boston's Highly Anticipated Raffles Hotel and More Eastern Property News

The highly anticipated Raffles Boston Back Bay Hotel & Residences, which was originally announced in 2018 and scheduled to open its doors in 2021 but faced pandemic-related setbacks, is preparing to open its doors on Newbury Street this summer. The property is the first ultra-luxury Raffles hotel in North America and part of the Accor portfolio.