Things To Do
One of the most exciting things about the John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor is that there is always something going on the Valley. Whether you are looking for an event to take your family to, a concert or other performance to attend, a recreational experience, or want to know more about the current projects the Corridor Commission is working on, you will discover that the Valley is a busy place. Check out what's going on!Great Road, in Lincoln, RI, a Walk in Whitinsville, or Evening Entertainment Venues and Farms, Stand and Markets across the Valley. Othe DeTours will bring you to sites about the Blackstone Canal and the Industrial History of the region.
Did You Know?
Samuel Slater, known as the "Father of the American Industrial Revolution," was born in Belper, England in 1768. He arrived in America in 1789 and helped to establish the Slater Mill in 1790. More...