You Know You Were A Rhode Island Kid in the 80’s If You Remember…

The Midland Mall

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Jelly shoes were all the rage! Do you remember dragging your parents to the Midland Mall for summer clothes shopping and begging them for a pair?

Rocky Point Amusement Park

Summer’s seemed to last forever when you were able to spend your days at the Rocky Point Amusement Park, riding the Music Express and the Corkscrew until you almost lost your chowder!


Once school was finished and the temps started rising, you were probably begging your parents to take you to Benny’s to buy a new Slip ‘n Slide so the whole neighborhood could have a blast in your backyard!

Seekonk Twin Drive-In


Going to the movies meant packing up the car and heading to the Seekonk Twin Drive in on Rt. 6 for a double-feature with your family!

Newport Creamery

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What was an 80’s summer in RI without going to Newport Creamery for a “Supah Chippah” to help cool you off!

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