Local Venue Guide: Dunkin Donuts Center

Andrew Celani - WODS.com

The Dunkin Donuts Center lies in the heart of Rhode Island’s state capital and is home to the AHL Providence Bruins and the Providence College men’s basketball team.

In addition, “The Dunk” is host to various other sporting events, major concerts, family shows, and trade shows.

With 31,000 square feet, the floor can be set up to accommodate nearly everything imaginable.

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

Getting There

The Dunkin Donuts Center is located at 1 LaSalle Square in Providence, RI. Click here for a map view.

phish 102210 1 Local Venue Guide: Dunkin Donuts Center

Crowd shot from the Phish concert on October 22, 2010. (Photo provided by the Dunkin Donuts Center)

Driving Directions

From Points North

Take Interstate 95 South to Exit 21 Atwells Avenue. At the top of the exit ramp, take a left at the traffic light. Proceed straight to the second set of traffic lights and turn left onto Empire Street. Merge left onto Fountain Street. Proceed to the third traffic light take a hard left onto Sabin/LaSalle Square. The Dunkin’ Donuts Center is located just past the RI Convention Center on the right.

From Points South
Take Interstate 95 North to exit 22A – Memorial Boulevard. Follow the signs towards Downtown/Convention Center. At the first light turn right onto Francis Street. At the next light turn right onto Exchange Street. Bear left onto Sabin/LaSalle Square and the Dunkin’ Donuts Center is located on your right.

From Points East

Take Interstate 195 West to Interstate 95 North, then follow the directions from I-95 North.

From Points West

Take Route 6 East to Route 6/10 Connector to Downtown Providence.

Parking

Parking is suggested at the Rhode Island Convention Center parking garages. Both garages are located immediately adjacent to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center.

Nearby Restaurants & Bars

Looking for somewhere to hang out before the concert? Don’t wanna go straight home after the show? Not to worry, because there’s plenty of places around the Dunkin Donuts Center for food and drink.

Snookers
53 Ashburton Street
Providence, RI
(401) 351-7665

Bar Louie
1 Union Station
Providence, RI
(401) 427-0600

Trinity Brewhouse
186 Fountain Street
Providence, RI
(401) 453-2337

Cuban Revolution
50 Aborn Street
Providence, RI
(401) 331-8829

Shula’s 347 Grille
21 Atwells Avenue
Providence, RI
(401) 709-0347

FiRE and iCE
48 Providence Place
Providence, RI
(401) 270-4040

Union Station Brewery
36 Exchange Terrace # 2
Providence, RI
(401) 274-2739

Luxe Burger Bar
5 Memorial Boulevard
Providence, RI
(401) 621-5893

Ri Ra Irish Pub
50 Exchange Terrace
Providence, RI
(401) 272-1953

Finnegan’s Draft House
397 Westminster Street
Providence, RI
(401) 751-0290

Roxy
79 Washington Street
Providence, RI
(401) 831-7699

For more information, please visit their website.

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