There is no "gay-borhood" in Providence. Providence is the first capital city in the US with an openly gay mayor, David Cicilline, and although Rhode Island is one of the few New England states that does not officially recognize same-sex partnerships yet, there is a liberal social atmosphere.
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WaterFire is a unique, Rhode Island arts event. The event attracts up to 40, over the course of the evening. Thayer Street Providence. The Providence Performing Arts Center 3. Revelers like to dance on the stage when no one's performing even though there's plenty of floor space.
Providence Personalities: The West Side.