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April 25, 2017

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Newport Daffodil Festival

Things To Do This Week in Newport (April 17 – 21)

Discover what’s happening, new and to do this week in and around Newport. Monday, April 17 10 am – Touch a Truck with Newport Fire Department at Hotel Viking 4:15 pm & 7 pm – The Zookeeper’s Wife at Jane Pickens Theater 6 pm – Spring Fling at the Chanler  7 pm – Earth Day Mini-Film Festival at Channing

Newport Daffodil Days Festival

20+ Things To Do This Weekend: April 14 – 16

Here’s what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport, RI this Easter weekend. You Might Also Like – 50+ Chances to Enjoy Live Music, Entertainment This Weekend in Newport (April 14 – 16) Friday, April 14 The Landing opens for the 2017 season 4 pm to 5 pm – Newport Seal Tour with Save

George Wein, Jon Batiste to Receive Honorary Degrees from Salve Regina; Batiste to Give Commencement Address

Updated: This story was originally published on April 4, 2017 Jon Batiste, musician, music director and bandleader for “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,”will address the graduating class and receive an honorary doctorate when Salve Regina celebrates its 67th Commencement on May 21, 2017, according to SalveToday. In 2015, Batiste became one of just a

Local Artists, Businesses and Organizations Invited to Participate in 2017 Newport Bridgefest

Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc.invites local artists, clubs, restaurants, theaters, museums and other organizations to participate in Bridgefest® 2017, the annual celebration of Jazz, Folk and Newport’s rich musical community. Bridging the gap between the iconic Newport Folk Festival® and Newport Jazz Festival®, the series of events – including concerts, films, educational programs and music-related activities

Arts & Cultural Alliance Will Host “Arts Behind the Scenes” at Green Animals Topiary Garden

The Arts and Cultural Alliance (ACA) of Newport County will host “Arts Behind the Scenes” in cooperation with The Preservation Society of Newport County at Green Animals Topiary Garden in Portsmouth on Thursday, May 25, 2017, from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. Guests will hear from the historic garden’s Chief Horticulturist and other staff about the

What’s Happening, New & To Do This Week: April 10 – 14

Discover what’s happening for events, entertainment, meetings, movies and more this week in and around Newport! Monday, April 10 11:30 am – Free Knitting Classes at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center 4:15 pm & 7 pm – The Zookeeper’s Wife at Jane Pickens Theater 6 pm – Energy and Environment Commission Meeting at Newport Public Library

Island Moving Company Will Visit Boston, Kansas City and New York During Spring Tour

Newport’s contemporary ballet company Island Moving Company has been invited to perform in several great American cities this spring, in addition to the Company’s annual performance at the Stanford White-designed Casino Theatre in Newport on May 13th.  Tickets for most performances and more information about Island Moving Company can be found at www.islandmovingco.org. The Company

Newport Art Museum Will Host Family Film Screenings and Workshops during April School Vacation

The Newport Art Museum will present two Film Screenings & Workshops with the Providence Children’s Film Festival this April. The two events will take place during April School Vacation and are a wonderful opportunity for parents and caregivers to keep young ones artfully engaged during their break from school. These events mark the third time the Museum has

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