Newport Restoration Foundation Announces Fall Programs

The Newport Restoration Foundation will hold a variety of programs during September and October. August 21, 2014 | via Newport Restoration Foundation In addition to the regular tour schedule at Rough Point and Whitehorne House, the Newport Restoration Foundation will hold a variety of programs during September and October.  The schedule features both new programs […]



Tennis Evolves: Racquets & Fashion A Museum Exhibition presented by the International Tennis Hall of Fame at the US Open

The exhibit will be open daily August 25 – September 8 in the American Express US Open Fan Experience in the Chase Center. August 25, 2014 | via International Tennis Hall Of Fame & Museum The International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum will display a special museum exhibition at the US Open featuring an […]



Newport Storm Releases InfRIngement, A Barrel Aged Imperial Stout.

Newport Storm releases a bomber of barrel aged beer! August 25, 2014 | via Coastal Extreme Brewing Newport Storm Brewery, never one to stray from a challenge, is set to release their most “controversial” brew this week. In response to all the petty trademark disputes brought against Rhode Island brewers, Newport Storm offers its friends, […]



Newport Comedy Series Will Wrap Up 2014 Season On Saturday, August 30th With Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer Makes Her Newport Debut On August 30th! The Mattie Volkswagen Audi Newport Comedy Series presented by Coastal Financial Group will wrap up their 2014 season on Saturday, August 30th with Amy Schumer! As the funniest, freshest face on television, Amy Schumer is on the rise in the world of comedy with her blend […]



Newport Hospital receives nursing’s highest credential for third time with Magnet recognition

Among only 2 percent of US hospitals to achieve prestigious redesignation August 23, 2014 | Ryan Belmore, What’sUpNewp | Source: Lifespan   NEWPORT, RI – Newport Hospital has again attained the distinguished Magnet hospital designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. Considered the gold standard for nursing excellence, the voluntary hospital credentialing […]



All You Need To Know: Newport Celtic Rock Festival

3rd Annual Newport Celtic Rock Festival | Saturday, August 23rd 12pm – 10pm August 23, 2014 | Ryan Belmore, Editor of What’sUpNewp | Newport, RI The 3rd Annual Newport Celtic Rock Festival will take place on Saturday, August 23rd. Emerald Isle transplants and the Irish-at-heart will feel right at home during this day-long toast to Celtic […]



This Weekend: Live Music And Entertainment Listings

Here’s what’s happening for live music and entertainment this weekend! August 22, 2014 | Ryan Belmore, Editor of What’sUpNewp | Photo via Newport Comedy We believe weekends don’t count unless you spend some of it enjoying some local and live music and entertainment, here are your options this weekend… TOP 8: BEST THINGS TO DO […]



Top 8: Best Things To Do This Weekend In Newport

The Best Of What’s Happening In Newport | August 22nd – August 24th August 22, 2014 | Ryan Belmore, Editor Of What’sUpNewp | Photo: Gaelic Storm Here’s all the info you need on what’s happening during this last weekend before Labor Day (yikes!) in our beautiful City By The Sea! 1. Mattie Volkswagen Audi Newport Comedy Series presented by […]



USS Saratoga Will Depart From Newport Today

If you’d like to see the U.S.S. Saratoga as it leaves Newport, it’s scheduled to depart the Newport Naval Station’s Pier, under the same schedule that was in place before yesterday’s weather-related postponement.