We are excited to welcome everyone for our sold out, 18th Annual IIDA New England Croquet Tournament, hosted at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, RI. We are so excited that we will be back to an in person event this year! This dynamic event highlights the competitive, yet friendly spirit of our local Design community and its myriad partners, while funding the Providence City Center Student Scholarship. This year we will continue to host our expanded number of playing spots! Individual picnic style lunch with individual snacks will be served this year.

Thursday, August 19, 12:00 - 5:30 p.m.
International Tennis Hall of Fame
194 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI


11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Round I Player Check In
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Round I (112 players)
1:00 - 1:30 p.m. Round II Player Check In
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Round II (104 players)
2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Round III Player Check In
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Round III (104 players)
4:30 - 5:00 p.m. Playoff Round
5:00 - 5:30 p.m. Awards & Raffle
5:30 p.m. Event Concludes



For details on tickets, click here.

DownCity Design (DCD) is a non-profit community design studio that empowers people to imagine and create better futures for their communities, using the tools of design. They are a community organization working to build a city of problem solvers. They empower students, educators, and community members to use design skills to improve the places where they live, work, and play. 

IIDA NE is committed to the health and safety of all. We continue to monitor and will be following local and federal guidelines as they are released. Masks are encouraged for all attendees and we ask that you practice social distancing at all times. If you are not feeling well or may have been exposed to COVID, we ask that you please stay home. By attending this event, you acknowledge your adherence to venue related safety requirements and that participation entails known and unknown risks and you understand that such risks simply cannot be eliminated. You expressly assume the risk of injury and damages and will indemnify and hold harmless, and covenant not to sue, IIDA New England and the International Tennis Hall of Fame from any and all claims for injury and damage. The details of this event are subject to change at any time without notice due to the ever changing external environment and guidelines.

This award has been established to provide recognition and to reward outstanding Interior Design Students. The goal is to encourage creative thinking, exciting ideas, and techniques in the design and furnishings of interior spaces. The IIDA NE Providence City Center is proud to offer this award to a student working toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design or Interior Architecture, based on the entry requirements. This year, we are thrilled to offer a $1,000 scholarship to one individual. The application deadline was 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 30. To see this year's application, click here!

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