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Watch Hill Beach

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Sunny Days Ahead

Welcome to South County

Our state is currently in Phase Three of re-opening. Some new updates include: public events and venues can now have up to 125 people indoors and 250 people outdoors. Social gatherings are allowed to have up to 25 people indoors and 50 people outdoors (with licensed catering up to 100 people outdoors). Masks must be worn in public places and social distancing must still be practiced.

All travelers from states with test positivity rates of more than 5% to quarantine for two weeks, unless they can show proof of testing negative for the disease within the prior 72 hours.

ALL of our beaches are open and the 14-day mandatory quarantine for out-of-state visitors has been LIFTED! For more COVID-19 re-opening updates click here.


Welcome to South County, Rhode Island where the inviting landscape and sensational coastline provides visitors with real life peacefulness and relaxation. You are invited to smell the salt air, feel the sand beneath your feet, wander moonlight trails, float on a gentle wave, or simply discover the sights and sounds of our natural beauty.

Lobsters & Lighthouse Tour - Self Guided

Take a 90-minute narrated Rhode Island Bay Cruises tour on a luxury high-speed catamaran past 10 lighthouses and 10 islands in Narragansett Bay. 

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Arts & Culture Tour

Arts and culture play an important role in South County.  From art galleries to mansions, landscape and architecture, South County has long been recognized as a cultural center of the state.

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South County Heroes & Settlers

South County is abundant in history. Buildings from the seventeenth century and beyond still stand and tell the stories of South County’s Narragansett Indians, war heroes, America’s...

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South County Rhode Island Lighthouse Cruise

The Rhode Island Lighthouse Cruise gives you a first class seat to see 9 lighthouses, 2 bridges, and 10 islands along the east and west passages of Narragansett Bay.

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Treasures & Keepsakes

South County encompasses miles of pristine coastline, thousands of acres of woodlands and nature preserves, ocean beaches, freshwater ponds and meandering rivers. From scenic coastal communities along...

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Finding Mrs. Ford Itinerary

Micro Weddings

A discussion about an emerging trend toward more intimate ceremonies with Sarah True of True Event. Read more.

South County Restaurants Open for Outdoor Dining

Find out which ones are open and contact them to make your reservations! Reservations are required at most restaurants to ensure social distancing guidelines are followed. Masks are required as well... Reserve Now!

South County Dining Delivery & Takeout

A comprehensive list of South County restaurants offering curbside pick-up and delivery. Read More