5.) 35th Anniversary Of JAWS! This year marked the 35th Anniversary of JAWS. June 20, 1975 was the original release date of possibly one of the best films ever. How did we celebrate? We put the film back on the big screen like it was intended for. Yes we got to see Captain Quint crush [...]
Another epic night in Narragansett history. Last night we celebrated 120 years of brewing greatness in not just Rhode Island, but New England. Folks came from all over to party with us on the exact date 120 years later of the Narragansett brewery opening at The Met in Pawtucket, RI. What a fabulous evening it [...]
Before the years end, Sarah & the Tall Boys will be appearing live on the east coast for three shows, with ONE exclusive show in Providence. Sarah & the Tall Boys are a Chicago based Americana band specializing in original Country Blues music. The group is fronted by primary songwriter Sarah Potenza Crossman on lead vocals and [...]
10.) Release of Gansett Fest! You couldn’t miss that big orange can. Gansett Fest embodied everything about New England in the Fall. The color represented the season of pumpkins and leaves falling. Gambrinus, Patron Saint Of Beer, held a giant toast on the label to ring in the harvest season. And the beer inside was [...]
‘Gansett Blow-out Bash’ to be held Dec. 29 at The Met PAWTUCKET – On Wednesday, Dec. 29, Narragansett Beer President Mark Hellendrung, along with other company officials, will celebrate with their “neighbors” the company’s 120th anniversary with a “Blow-out Bash” at The Met, 1005 Main St. The Hope Artiste Village event will be the next [...]
15.) March Madness in Providence! They came from all over and they drank Gansett all week long. Yes, it was madness in downtown Providence when part of the NCAA March Madness College Basketball tournament was held at the Dunkin Donuts Center. It also feel during the week of St. Patrick’s day. So it was like [...]
Pictured above is 1962′s Hi Neighbor Girl Penny Sojka of Turner Falls, MA. That’s some convertible. Here’s a collection of photos of Penny at several Narragansett events, parades, bars, package stores and more sent to us from her daughter.
Drink some ‘Gansett, hear some music Hi neighbor! Narragansett Beer celebrates its 120th anniversary the most obvious way: With a show tomorrow (Dec. 29) at The Met, 1005 Main St., Pawtucket, featuring local acts Steve Smith and The Nakeds, Sharks Come Cruisin’, The ’Mericans, The Tower and The Fool and Michelle Lewis. Doors open at [...]