A Tour of Rhode Island History/Opening Weekend at Smith's Castle Saturday May 4th 10am-4pm Welcoming the community to the 2019 season! Activities include tours of the house museum, trails, and gardens. Demonstrations including hearth cooking, butter making, tool making…bake sale, gift shop, and entertainment. Donations greatly appreciated. Visit with representative of historical sites and societies throughout Rhode Island about their tours and special events scheduled. Re-enactors and colonial craftsman from throughout New England will encamp for the weekend for demonstrations. Presentations on Rhode Island history, games for family participation, tours of Smith’s Castle, and food vendors will be ongoing throughout the weekend.