The Sense of Fun
Locals flock to the Sunday concert series on the harborfront in summer, but the real can’t-miss celebration is the annual
Fool’s Rules Regatta, where contestants build boats from non-marine materials (like kiddie pools and beach umbrellas) and sail— or sink!—on Narragansett
The Art Scene
With a slew of artists—from regatta photographers to fine-art painters—among Jamestown’s locals, finding great work to decorate your home is easy, particularly at the community arts center or the rustic barn-turned-studio of glass blowers David and Jennifer Clancy.
Left: Old-fashioned mailboxes honoring the island’s history