Grab a spoon: Ballard’s wins ‘Best Chowder’ bragging rights

Grab a spoon Ballard's wins 'Best Chowder' bragging rights

NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. — Already known for serving Lobster 13 Ways and its festive pineapple drinks, Ballard’s can now add “Best Chowder” to list of many reasons why the iconic oceanfront resort is THE premier beach party destination. Ballard’s recently took top honors at the 2019 BIMI ChowdaFest, beating out Winfield’s, McAloon’s and all the … Read more

Yankee Magazine names Ballard’s ‘Best Beach’


NEW SHOREHAM — For years, Ballard’s of Block Island has maintained it’s THE premier beach party destination. Now, Yankee Magazine concurs. The magazine has recognized Ballard’s in its 2019 Best of New England Issue, awarding the resort its Editors’ Choice Award for Best Beach – Rhode Island. “Even if your budget is more ferry boat … Read more

80’s rock icon Sebastian Bach to headline 2019 Block Island Rock Fest


There is NO Cover Charge – This is a FREE Event! NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. — Ballard’s – THE SPOT for SUMMER – and Whalers Brewing Company are proud to announce the return of 2019 Block Island Rock Fest, with the lineup including rock icon Sebastian Bach and opening acts Dirty Deeds and Thrilldriver. “2019 Block Island Rock Fest at … Read more

Lineup for Ballard’s 2019 Block Island Country Fest announced; BIG & RICH Headline


BLOCK ISLAND, R.I. — Ballard’s of Block Island, an iconic Block Island oceanfront resort, is THE Premier Beach Party Destination and Home of the #UltimateSummerParty and Block Island Country Fest! For the fourth consecutive year, the Block Island Country Fest will take place at Ballard’s on July 7, 2018, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. … Read more

September in Block Island


As the summer crowds thin out, there’s still plenty of time to enjoy all the best on Block Island in September. Don’t let the quickly passing summer deter you from enjoying all the great things that Block Island has to offer. The weather is still warm, the breezes are still gentle, the sun is still … Read more

A Dedicated Team Provides a Memorable Experience at Ballard’s & Hotel Manisses


Block Island Entertainment is the most innovative hospitality company, priding ourselves on our guest-centric core values while employing the most highly qualified staff who love to come to work each day and spoil our guests. Both Ballard’s and Hotel Manisses, sister properties of Block Island Entertainment, shine as premiere Block Island destinations. The dedicated efforts of … Read more

Organic Banana Mudslide at Ballard’s is Oh So Delicious!


As the summer flies by, capture a bit of the tropics in New England with an Organic Banana Mudslide at Ballard’s. Ah, summer on Block Island…amazing weather, spectacular views, the golden sandy beaches. And of course, the cocktails! There’s no better place on Block Island to capture the essence of summer than Ballard’s. And there’s … Read more

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