"The marsh, to him who enters it in a receptive mood, holds, besides mosquitoes and stagnation, melody, the mystery of unknown waters, and the sweetness of Nature undisturbed by man."

~ Charles William Beebe (1877-1962),
Log of the Sun, 1906 

A Country Day at Pardon Gray - September 18th!

Pardon Gray Day is the most popular event held in Tiverton each year.  Sponsored by the Tiverton Land Trust, this “old fashioned country fair” draws crowds of 500+ and more.  There is a $5 parking fee and $7 kid activity bracelet charge with proceeds going to maintaining the preserve.  Join us this year on Saturday, September 18, 2021 between 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Pardon Gray Preserve on Main Road in Tiverton, RI.

See https://covid.ri.gov/ for the most current guidelines. If you are not fully vaccinated, RIDOH also recommends that you continue to wear a mask indoors near anyone you do not live with and outdoors in croded places or during activities where you are in close contact with other people whoa re not fully vaccinated. Close contact means you havebeen within six feet of someone with COVID-19 for a total of fifteen (15) minutes or more in a 14-hour period.

Activity Bracelets go on sale August 1st! Stay Tuned!


Become a Pardon Gray Day Exhibitor! Showcase your exhibit and/or have a demonstration to promote your business or non-profit! See the link below to register. Deadline is August 15th!

2021 Pardon Gray Exhibitor Contract


Become a Pardon Gray Day Vendor! Sell your art or goods at the event as a vendor with more than 500+ attendees! See the link below for more information and to register. Deadline is August 15th!

2021 Pardon Gray Vendor Contract


Pardon Gray Day 2019