Join the Governor for a Free Food & Drink Tasting on Saturday, January 5th
Eat Drink RI is proud to present the second Open House at the State House, hosted by Governor Gina Raimondo and First Gentleman Andy Moffit, on the Saturday following the Governor’s second inauguration. The event will feature tastings from Rhode Island restaurants and food and beverage producers, as well as performances from a diverse variety of local groups. Admission is free with a suggested donation of a non-perishable food item to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank.
“We’re excited to host the Open House at the State House, and invite all Rhode Islanders to join in the celebration,” said Governor Gina Raimondo and her husband Andy Moffit. “After the Open House, all Rhode Islanders are welcome to head to The Providence Rink at Alex and Ani City Center for a free skate.”
“I was happy to be asked to produce the Open House at the State House for a second time,” said Eat Drink RI’s David Dadekian. “As every Rhode Islander knows, we have some of the best food and drink in the world here. To showcase a slice of it in the ‘People’s House,’ perhaps the most majestic location for a tasting ever, is a great experience.”
WHAT: Open House at the State House 2019
Admission is free with a suggested donation of a non-perishable food item to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank
WHEN: Saturday, January 5, 2019, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
WHERE: Rhode Island State House, 82 Smith St., Providence, RI
WHO: Open House restaurants and food & beverage producers:
- American Mussel Harvesters, Inc.
- The Backyard Food Company
- Beth Bakes
- Blount Fine Foods
- The Burgundian: Coffee and Waffles
- Dave’s Coffee
- El Rancho Grande
- Gerbs Allergy Friendly Foods
- GottaQ Smokehouse BBQ
- Granny Squibb’s Organic Iced Tea
- Los Andes
- Narragansett Creamery
- The Perfect Sweet
- Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel
- RI Mushroom Co.
- Sacred Cow “The Holy Granola Experience”
- Yacht Club Soda
Photos from the 2015 Open House at the State House can be found on Eat Drink RI’s Facebook album: https://www.facebook.com/328156047280490/photos/?tab=album&album_id=906604892768933