This Is The Single Craziest Thing You Never Knew Happened In Rhode Island

Let’s face it, Rhode Island has a mixed reputation to out-of-staters. While some view the state as a magical paradise with gorgeous beaches and wonderful attractions, others focus a little more on our less than perfect tourism campaigns, corrupt politicians, and small size. Regardless of what thoughts come to mind, one thing most people would agree on is how unique of a place the Ocean State really is. Knowing this, it comes as no surprise that some pretty crazy things have happened here. Few things are as unorthodox as this historic, yet overlooked event.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For a full list of strange things that have occurred in Rhode Island, click here!