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Frying Pan Pond

Pondside Picnic

Picnic for one

Welcome to South County

Rhode Island has started easing restrictions while still ensuring that our visitors, hotel guests and restaurant patrons stay safe during the remainder of the COVID-19 pandemic. Beginning March 19, 2021 up to 15 people can socially gather indoors and up to 50 can gather outdoors. Outdoor dining is encouraged at 100% of the restaurant's capacity and indoor dining is expanded to 75% of the restaurant capacity. There is a maximum of 8 people per table. Bars are now open until 11 PM and limited to four persons and for a maximum of 90 minutes.   Read more. 


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.

Golden Ticket Getaway

REMINDER: If you purchased or were gifted a South County Golden Ticket chocolate bar, we still have outstanding Silver Ticket winners. If you have a silver ticket, contact us at or call us at 401-789-4422. You can look up your prize here.

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

The Best Staycation in Rhode Island - South County

TripSavvy has named Narragansett in South County as the best staycation in Rhode Island, find out why. 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!

20 Ways to Shop Local In South County, RI

Support small local businesses by shopping local this holiday season. Read more.