Local Venue Guide: Twin River Event Center

Andrew Celani - WODS.com

Located 45 minutes south of Boston and 10 minutes north of Providence, Twin River Casino is the idyllic choice for a getaway respite without having to drive all the way down to Foxwoods or Mohegan Sun in Connecticut.

The focus of this venue guide will be the Twin River Event Center, which not only hosts wedding receptions, dinners, trade shows, competitions, and corporate events, but live concerts as well.

In the past, the Event Center has booked such acts as the Goo Goo Dolls, Meat Loaf, Boyz II Men, Kool & The Gang, Backstreet Boys, Three Dog Night and much more.

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(Event Center, photo provided by Twin River)

For a schedule of upcoming events at Twin River’s Event Center, click here.

With the vast number of reasons you could be attending the Twin River Event Center in the near future, we’ve provided you with a comprehensive guide to help prepare you.

Getting There

Twin River is located at 100 Twin River Road in Lincoln, RI. Click here for a map view of Twin River Casino.

Driving Directions

From Points South (Providence, Warwick, Cranston, Southern RI)

Take Route 95N to  Route 146N (exit 23) to the Twin River Road exit. At the exit take a right, proceed through the first set of lights and Twin River will be on your left.

From Points North (Boston, Quincy, Milton, Braintree, etc)

Take Route 93S to Route 95S to Route 295S to Route 146S. Stay on Route 146S to the Twin River Road exit. At the end of the exit ramp take a left, proceed through the first set of lights and Twin River will be on your left.

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(Event Center stage, photo provided by Twin River)

From Points East (Cape Cod, Fall River, Swansea, Seekonk)

Take Route 195W to Route 95N to Route 146N to the Twin River Road exit. At the exit take a right, proceed through the first set of lights and Twin River will be on your left.

From Points West (Plainfield, Hartford)

Take Route 395N (Connecticut Turnpike) towards Providence and Route 6E. Take Route 6E to Route 295N to Route 7 (North Providence Exit 8A.) Follow Route 7 to a set of lights. Take a left onto Twin River Road. Twin River will be on your right approximately 1.5 miles down the road.

Parking

Designated free parking is available in the lots surrounding Twin River Casino, this includes free valet.

Nearby Restaurants & Bars

So maybe you don’t wanna go straight home following the show, this is perfectly acceptable. Twin River boasts numerous restaurants and bars right on the property, including:

  • Fred & Steve’s Steakhouse
  • Wicked Good Bar & Grill
  • KFC
  • Taco Bell
  • East Meets West Chinese
  • Nathan’s
  • Jeat?
  • Colonel’s Buffet
  • Subway
  • Johnny Rockets
  • Sbarro
  • Dunkin Donuts
  • Haagen-Dazs
  • Cinnabon (coming soon)

For more information, please visit their website.

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