Giada de Laurentiis has spent the Independence Day weekend in Newport and Jamestown. The Food Network star, celebrity chef and tv personality shared photos of Newport’s fireworks, Jamestown’s 4th of July Parade and her preparations for a barbecue on her Twitter, Instagram
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There will be plenty of fireworks on display in Newport over the holiday weekend, but there’s a lot more going on around town than that. GoLocal has assembled your go-to list of fun activities for the whole family on Friday,
From now until July 12, tickets to the Newport Jazz Festival concerts at Fort Adams on August 1 and 2 can be purchased for $55. The 2015 edition of America’s first annual jazz festival will feature Chris Botti, Cassandra Wilson,
The 23rd annual International Oktoberfest has found a new home in Rhode Island. The annual event. which promises seasonal brews, German cuisine and live music, will take place at its new waterfront location at India Point Park in Providence on
Martina Hingis has been named as the International Tennis Hall of Fame’s first Global Ambassador. Hingis, who was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2013, will work to preserve and promote the history of tennis, and to
A new outright record and time was set on June 27 for the Mount Gay Rum Around Jamestown Record, as Phaedo3 bested the previous record by one minute and 55 seconds. As helmed by Lloyd Thornburg of Sante Fe, New Mexico,
In partnership with L’Hermione, a French tall ship that will visit Newport from July 8-10, the Newport Historical Society is presenting Fraternité: The French in Newport, a two-part exhibit, along with Illuminating the American Revolution: A Living History Event, and
The Attractions Council of Newport County has invited all Newport County residents and employees in the hospitality industry to 13 participating locations on June 28 and Jun 29. Visitors who bring a proof of residency (driver’s license or other form
The Newport Flower Show, “American Beauty-Timeless Style”, was held this past weekend at Rosecliff. After competitors showed off their talents, awards were handed out in numerous categories. To see who won, check out the comprehensive list below. Botanical Arts Division
A teacher at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport was given the 2015 Noreen Stonor Drexel Friend of Education Award on Friday. Turner’s Efforts Captain Mark Turner, who is the director of the Naval Staff College, was given the
Block Island Race Week’s 50th anniversary is underway with roughly 2,000 sailors on 169 boats set to compete. The event is held by the Storm Trysail Club and will oversee various classes of races from June 21 to June 26.
The Newport Art Museum will host a Meet the Artists event on July 9 in the John N.A. Griswold House. Three different free talks will will be given by contemporary artists and each will run for about half an hour.