Island Events & Attractions

2017 Holiday Stroll Listings

2017 Holiday Stroll



Block Island Ferry:

The High-Speed Ferry will be running in addition to the Traditional Ferry.  Visit for schedule information. 
Purchase a Block Island ornament at the concession stand aboard the Block Island Ferry and receive a free magnet.

New England Airlines:

Regularly scheduled flights between Block Island and Westerly multiple times a day.  Visit for information.



Bethany’s Airport Diner – Center Rd

Watch the planes land while enjoying breakfast and lunch daily!

* Open 6 am – 2 pm (closed Friday)


Block Island Grocery – Ocean Ave

Deli counter with fresh made soups and sandwiches.

* Open 9 am – 6 pm


Club Soda - Connecticut Ave.

Pub food with full bar atmosphere.

*Dinner only 5 -10 daily


Kimberly’s – Ocean Ave

Serving Lunch and Dinner daily over Stroll Weekend.  Come warm up with us!

* Open Fri, Sat & Sun 11:30 – 9


McAloon’s – Corn Neck Rd

Serving Dinner only on Friday, Lunch and Dinner Saturday and Lunch only on Sunday.  Traditional Irish fare and more!

*Open Fri 5pm, Sat 11:30 – 9, Sun 11:30


Pots and Kettles Food Truck

We will be located at the Taxi Stand at the Ferry Landing for the Stroll.  Warm soups, sandwiches, coffee, etc.

* Open 11-5 Friday and Saturday, 11-3 on Sunday.


Spring House Barn – Spring St

Serving Dinner Friday and Saturday night.  Delicious food in an intimate setting.

*Open Friday and Saturday 5-10pm


Topside Café – Ocean Ave

Serving breakfast and lunch!  Warm oatmeal bowls, fresh juices, home baked goods, Paninis, soups and more.

*Open 7:30 am – 2 pm



Adrift Eco Boutique – Chapel Street
20-50% off entire store except Block Island items.
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

Beachcomber – Dodge Street
Sales throughout the store on all your favorite beach wares.
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

BI Health & General StoreHigh Street
Lots of ideas for stocking stuffers! 20% off selected items for the Stroll.
*Open Fri & Sat 11:30–3:30

B.I.Tee’s – Water Street- Under the National Hotel
Almost everything on sale! $12 Short-Sleeve T-shirts, $20 Long-Sleeve T-Shirts, 30% off sweatshirts and Columbia Logo Wear.
*Open Fri – Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

Block Island Historical Society – Ocean Ave. at Bridgegate Square
Stop in for cool Block Island gift ideas!  Mugs, coasters, t-shirts and card sets!
*Open Fri & Sat 12-3

Block Island Sport Shop – Water Street
Stocked with cozy fleece, outerwear and gift ideas. Great deals on Patagonia and more!
*Open Fri & Sat 10–6, Sun 10–5

Block Island Trading Co. – Water Street- Under the National Hotel.
Warm up with great holiday gift ideas throughout the store and selected items on sale 20 – 50% off. Enter to win our holiday giveaway.
*Open Fri & Sat 9-6, Sun 9-5 and ONLINE 24/7!

Blvck Market – Water Street
Unique Block Island jewelry, clothing and gifts!  Most everything on sale, including a clearance section!
*Open Fri & Sat 11-5, Sun 10-3

Bonnie & ClydeWater Street
30% to 50% all your favorites: Free People, BB Dakota and Wooden Ships!  Clearance section as well!
*Open Fri–Sun 10–5

Building Blocks – Water Street
30% off everything! A great selection of toys (Lego too!), games, puzzles and arts & crafts still in stock along with kids t-shirts and sweatshirts.
*Open Fri – Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

Diamondblue Surf Shop – Corn Neck Road at Bridgegate Square
T-shirts, sweatshirts, backpacks, sportswear, surf gear, sunglasses and much more on sale up to 50% off! Surfboards and SUP also on sale!
* Open Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4

Glass Onion – Water Street
Cashmere and wool sweaters, books, ornaments, beautiful bowls, gorgeous jewelry, and so much more on sale 30-50% off.
*Open Fri & Sat 10 – 5, Sun 10–3


Greenaway Gallery – Water Street
What could be better than the gift of photography?  Block Island and art photography by Malcolm Greenaway. 
* Open Fri & Sat 10 – 5, Sun 12 – 2

Island Bound – Water Street
Large selection of Block Island books, best sellers and titles for all ages. Also available are stationery, gifts, puzzles and children’s books. 20% off hardcover books and in store specials for the Stroll!
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

Jessie Edwards Gallery – Water Street-2nd Floor of the Post Office Bldg.
Unique selection of gifts in all price ranges: candles, soaps, pottery, paintings, drawings, prints and so much more.  Stroll Special Sale: 15% off Jessie Edwards and Fred Poisson in stock reproductions.
* Open Fri 12 – 4, Sat 10 – 5, Sun 10-3

Lazy Fish – Dodge St
Fun, funky Home Store: full of vintage furniture, lighting, accessories, jewelry, clothing, ceramics and local art work. 25% off selected items.
* Open Fri & Sat 10 – 5, Sun 10–3

Marye-Kelley – Dodge Street
Beautiful handmade decoupage gifts. 33% off all in-stock items for the stroll!
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5 Sun 10-3

Madhatter – Water Street
Stroll specials and fun unique gifts!
* Open Fri – Sun 10 – 5

Mutt Hut – Chapel Street
Looking for a special treat for your 4 legged friend? Awesome Block Island leashes, collars and toys and so much more! Woof and meow! 20% off excluding food for the Stroll!
*Open Fri – Sun 10 – 5

North Light Fibers – Abrams Farm, Spring St
Hand knit hats, cowls, mittens and beautiful socks. Make your own holiday ornament on site or take the kit home. Handcrafted, hand woven and knitted garments and home décor. There will be tours of the mill all weekend!
* Open Fri & Sat 10-4, Sun 9-12

Peppered Cat – Water Street
Sales across the store on beautiful clothing, shoes and bags.  Featuring Alex and Ani Jewelry.
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

Photo Dog – Water Street
New! Holiday candles, Christmas ornaments, one of a kind jewelry, handmade signs, local art and pottery. 20-50% off selected items.
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5 Sun 10-3

Red Bird Liquor Store – Dodge Street
Large selection of fine wines & microbrews. Stop in and pick up your favorite holiday cheer. Block Island ornaments available.
* Open Fri – Sun 10-6

Red Right Return – Dodge Street
All the true treasures you could ever hope to find!  Plus goods from Glass Float Artist Eben Horton, exclusive to our store!
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

Salty Dog– Water Street
Featuring Yeti products, Fish The World Clothing and gear and much more.  Sales across the store.
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

Solstice – Water Street- Under the National Hotel
Stop in and check out our Holiday sales on unique gifts!  30-50% off select items.
*Open Fri – Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

Star Department Store – Water Street
T-Shirts, sweatshirts, clothing, and Block Island souvenirs.  20% off everything for the Shopping Stroll Weekend!
* Open Fri & Sat 10 – 5, Sun 10 – 3

Strings ‘n’ Things – Water Street
Inventory from Strings ‘n’ Things,  Full Moon Tide and Island Dog all under one roof for 3 times the savings.  Clothing, jewelry, giftware, and pet items.  Plenty of Stroll Specials to be found!
* Open Fri & Sat 10 – 5, Sun 10 – 3

Tipsy Mermaid – Water Street
All of your favorites from Lilly Pulitzer, Southern Tide and more now 40% – 50% off.  Large clearance section as well!
* Open Fri – Sun 10-5

True North Outfitters – Water Street- National Hotel
We have moved inside BI Tees for the Christmas Stroll! 40% off North Face & Helly Hansen and more.
* Open Fri & Sat 10-5 Sun 10-3

Watercolors – Dodge Street
Unique gifts, jewelry, dishware and clothing.  All on sale.  Sweet treats as well!
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10-3

Wave – Water Street
Large selection of family clothing, hats, and accessories. Block Island merchandise 20% off, name brand merchandise up to 50% off for the Stroll!
*Open Fri – Sun 10 – 5

Wild Flowers Boutique – Water Street
Unique clothing, Vera Bradly bags and so much more.  Most everything on sale!
*Open Fri & Sat 10-5, Sun 10 – 4



Special Events/Other Opportunities:

 13th Annual 5K Turkey Trot
Come work off that Turkey Dinner! Saturday at 1:00 at Fred Benson Town Beach Pavilion.  Run or walk but be ready for fun!  Register Day of at the Town Beach Pavilion or at the Chamber office when they are open.  Free T-shirt for all registrants!

*Saturday at 1pm

Island Fitness – Ocean Ave in the BIMI Building
Fitness classes all weekend including a “Turkey Burn Class”.  Register and find schedules at:

Island Free Market at the Library – Dodge St
Think Block Island Farmer’s Market and Artist Guild Fair all in one, inside!  All your favorite vendors with all your must get gifts!

*Saturday 10-2


 Yellow Kittens ‘Further Afield’ Tag Sale:

Soups, baked goods and Tag Sale.  Amazing treasures to take home for a good cause!  Proceeds benefit Block Island School and Nature Conservancy Field Trip.
*Saturday 11-3

November 24, 2017 - November 26, 2017
Island Wide
Water Street
Block Island, RI 02807