Experience the vibrant spirit of Bristol, Rhode Island, through its lively calendar of events, featuring a rich tapestry of annual and seasonal happenings in the East Bay region. From the nation's oldest Fourth of July celebration, dating back to 1785, to charming festivals and cultural gatherings throughout the year, Bristol offers something for everyone to enjoy. Immerse yourself in the town's storied history and festive atmosphere as you partake in unforgettable experiences that celebrate community, culture, and tradition