9 Waterfront Parks In Rhode Island That Are Perfect For A Summer Day

During the summer here in the Ocean State, we are inevitably drawn to the waterfront. The scenery and warm-weather fun are endless. But not every day has to be a BIG beach day, there are plenty of parks that will satisfy your need for a stroll, a picnic, or a little time to splash around. These nine waterfront parks in Rhode Island are all worthy of a visit during the summertime.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Which of these waterfront parks are your favorites? Do you have more suggestions to add to this list? After your day outside, treat yourself to a meal with a view at one of these spectacular patio restaurants where you can watch the sunset.