Whether you are seeking basic necessities, specialty foods, fine quality gifts, sporting goods, clothing, jewelry or antiques, the East Bay has it all. Most businesses are family owned and operated. Here you can shop leisurely and enjoy personal and friendly service. Barrington is known as a major shopping area with new stores and services cropping up throughout the business district. Warren, once Bristol County's shopping hub, is emerging as an important antiquing center and arts community. Bristol's downtown,
having undergone major revitalization, serves its residents and students from Roger Williams University well. Bristol has maintained its antiquity and typifies the small New England historic seaside community, featuring numerous shops and boutiques.
Farmers' Market at Colt State Park in Bristol|
Although working the land is part of our history, but it isn’t just a thing of the past – get a taste of Rhode Island at one of the East Bay’s many Farmers’ Markets.