Celebrate West Greenwich!

Friday - September 23, 2016
Saturday - September 24, 2016

Celebrate West Greenwich and 275th Anniversary
Sponsored by the Town of West Greenwich and Centreville Bank
West Greenwich Town Hall Pavilion - 280 Victory Highway, West Greenwich, RI 02817
Louttit Library and Hianloland Fire Company Fire Station

Thanks to everyone for attending the Town of West Greenwich 2016 Celebrate West Greenwich Event
held at the West Greenwich Town Hall Pavilion on Saturday September 24th.
We are proud to showcase this year's Photo Contest winners.
See you next year on Saturday September 30, 2017!

WGLT Digital Photo Contest Winners

1st Place
"Rising Road" by Denise Yordy


2nd Place
"Three Turtles" by Amie Ray


3rd Place
"Beautiful Annoyed Snake" by Sara Smolenski


Honorable Mention
"Mud Bath" by Carol Rathbun



Friday Night — September 23, 2016   (Rain date: Saturday, September 24)

  • Mishnock Line Dancers
    5:00 to 6:30pm with Instructions
    6:30 to 7:00pm Dancing
  • Antique Car Show
    5:00 to 7:00pm
  • Fireworks
    At soccer field behind Town Hall

Saturday — September 24, 2016

  • Exhibits by local vendors
    12:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Ladies of the Rolling Pins
    12:00pm to 12:45pm
  • Hianloland Volunteer Fire Company Chowder and Clam Cakes
  • Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides by the Rockwell Family
    12:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Sawmill Demonstration by Keith Yeaw
    12:00pm to 4:00pm
  • US Army National Guard Rock Wall
    12:00 to 5:00pm
  • Ron "The Balloonatic" Sargent
    12:00pm -5:00pm
  • Big River Stomp
    1:00pm to 2:30pm
  • B'Wana Iguana Adventure — 2 shows
    An exciting interactive program that both entertains and educates people of all ages about the mysterious world of reptiles and amphibians.
    1:00pm & 3:00pm
  • Kevin Breene " Facts I bet you didn't know about West Greenwich"
  • Born to be Wild Nature Center
  • Music by "Russ Partridge"
    3:15pm to 5:00pm
  • Barbecue Chicken Dinner by The Andrews Family (advance reservations required)
  • Time Capsule Ceremony
  • Award Presentation
  • 4-H Demonstrations
  • Best Apple Pie Contest
  • Digital Photo Contest
  • Boy Scout Troop 35
  • Touch-a-Truck
  • West Greenwich Conservation Commission
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Farmers Market
  • And much more!!!


Best Apple Pie Contest
1st Place  $50.00 Gift Certificate and 2nd Place $25.00 Gift Certificate will be presented during award presentations.

  • There is one (1) category — Apple. Please enter 1 pie only.
  • Use standard nondescript pie pans (disposable).
  • Pies must have a top crust -- no tarts.
  • All pies entered will be used to provide slices as dessert to event patrons on a first come, first served basis.
  • The first 20 registrants will be accepted.
  • Upon the completion of judging, prizes will be awarded.
  • Please bring your pie to the West Greenwich Town Hall by 1:00 on the day of the event.

Best Digital Photo Contest

The West Greenwich Land Trust is looking for digital photos of natural, scenic and historic areas throughout West Greenwich to be used in the Land Trust's web site, publications, newsletters, etc. Digital photos no larger than 2MB, 300 DPI will be accepted on our web site. The top three photos chosen for "The Best of West Greenwich" will be awarded 1st $75.00, 2nd $50.00 and 3rd $25.00 gift certificates. All photos entered will become the property of the West Greenwich Land Trust and each participant will receive credit when his or her photo is published. Digital photo awards will be showcased and honored at the Plain Meeting House. Three [3] photo entry limit per person.

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