Here's What's Happening at Different Drummer!

June 17, 2019

Different Drummer welcomes back Gary Pond and his amazing collection of Native American jewelry. Gary will be here to open his area to the public one night only. Thursday June 20, 4-7pm

Friend and long time collaborator, Gary has been specializing in Native American je...

May 8, 2018

Our building, The Avis Block, has been under renovation for some time now.  We are happy to announce that the lift out front is finally gone-painting has started and we are eagerly awaiting the final product.  Despite this, we are here, doing our Different Drummer thin...

March 6, 2018

 Not since we convinced Lynne Fortin to sell her stained glass to Different Drummer have we been so excited for something new!  We took a chance and brought in some speciality gourmet chocolates for the Easter season.  Lake Champlain Chocolates is a family owned busine...

November 1, 2017

There is a lot happening this month!  All of our Christmas merchandise is out, so for any of you who are early holiday shoppers, we are ready for you.  Not only that but we have an exciting new event coming up This Sunday, November 5th! Different Drummer (as well...

October 4, 2017

I am visiting Vermont on this last day of September and as you can see from this photo, the leaves have hardly begun to change color.  Back in Rhode Island our transition into October seems to be moving just as slowly as we have still been enjoying beautiful summer wea...

August 31, 2017

As we wind down our summer vacations, we shouldn't forget that some of the nicest days of summer are still waiting to happen.  I once heard someone say that Rhode Island's best kept secret was to be here after Labor Day.  We jump right in this month with our last

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August 1, 2017

Summer isn't over yet!  We still have plenty of laid back summer days and nights to go.  The farmers market is in full swing every Thursday from 1-5pm at the Town Dock by the anchor-  last week there were even peaches!  We are working on a couple of special markets.......

July 5, 2017

2017 marks the 55th Annual Wickford Art Festival!

On July 8 and 9th, once again artists, art buyers, art browsers, art admirers, families and Dels Lemonade trucks will line the streets of Wickford.  We look forward to this event every year.  There is a sense of newness...