Governor Raimondo celebrates 2017 Governor's Bay Day

Governor Raimondo Celebrates 2017 Governor's Bay Day

PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo celebrated the 29th Annual Governor's Bay Day yesterday (Sunday). The day included free parking at all Rhode Island state beaches, as well as fishing in Rhode Island's saltwaters without a fishing license. Raimondo visited Roger W. Wheeler State Beach in Narragansett to enjoy activities including a sand sculpture contest, arts and crafts, music, and environmental education. 

See below for photos from the event. More photos are available on the Governor's Flickr page.

Governor Raimondo joins some of the sandcastle contest winners for a photo.

Governor Raimondo evaluates sandcastles.

The Governor's son, Tommy, climbs the rock wall made possible by the support from the Rhode Island Army National Guard.

(release and photos from Governor's Office