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October 16, 2018

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Newport Historical Society’s next ‘History Space’ event will highlight ‘A Colonist’s Wardrobe’

Newport, RI – When Newport, Rhode Island was founded in 1639, what were people wearing? Join the Newport Historical Society’s History Space event, A Colonist’s Wardrobe, on Saturday, October 27, 2018, from 10am-2pm, at the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House, 17 Broadway, Newport, RI, for an interactive program with 17th-century tailor Dan Rosen. Chat with Dan and feel the fabrics as he

Newport Shipyard will host annual ‘Pumpkin Regatta’ on October 12

Newport, RI – On Friday, October 12, the yachting community will come together at Newport Shipyard to paddle in the Shipyard’s annual “Pumpkin Regatta” which raised over $8,200 for hurricane relief organizations and the Warrior Sailing Program in 2017. Different charities are chosen each year and this year, Shipyard employees chose to once again support the Warrior

Oliver Hazard Perry will open to the public during Bowen’s Wharf 28th Annual Seafood Festival

Visitors are invited to tour Rhode Island’s Official Flagship, Oliver Hazard Perry (OHP) during this weekend’s Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival one of New England’s most popular coastal festivals! Tours of this 200-foot, three-masted Class A Tall Ship include the main deck, the Great Cabin, wet lab, and classroom spaces will be available both days of the festival,

Six Picks: The best in local events this October

(Photo – The Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival returns this month. Photo Credit: Bowen’s Wharf) In Newport and its neighboring coastal communities, fall is a time when the air turns as crisp as the ripened apples on the trees and the pace is noticeably slower—but that doesn’t mean things slow down. Here’s a half-dozen of  our

30+ things to do in and around Newport this week

Newport, RI – Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this week. Photo – 2018 Broadway Street Fair will take place on Saturday. Monday, October 1 4:45 pm – Fahrenheit 11/9 at Jane Pickens Theater 5:30 pm – Brick Market Book Club at Museum of Newport History 5:30 pm – Teens:

25+ things to do in and around Newport this weekend

Newport, RI – Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this weekend. Photo – Children of all ages will enjoy the fun, games, and festivities at the Annual Norman Bird Sanctuary Fair this weekend. Friday, September 28 1 pm – What’sUpNewp Radio: Kathy Abbass discusses search for Endeavour 4:45 pm – Juliet

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25+ things to do in and around Newport this week

  Newport, RI – Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport, Rhode Island this week! Monday, September 24 8:30 am – Slocum Estate Bellevue Avenue -The Basement Sale (post auction) 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Fahrenheit 11/9 at Jane Pickens Theater Tuesday, September 25 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm –

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Museum Day: You can visit one of these 27 museums in Rhode Island for free on Saturday

Newport, RI – Twenty-seven museums across Rhode Island will join more than 1,200 museums across the country participating in Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day on September 22nd, a one-day annual event in which participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. Participants are allowed to download one

30+ things to do in and around Newport this weekend

Newport, RI – Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this weekend. (Photo: Newport Polo will host the New England Challenge at 4 pm on Saturday. Photo by WUN’s Frank Prosnitz) Friday, September 21 Throughout The Day – Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival 10 am – 2018 12 Metre North American

Rail Explorers to host ‘Newport County Days’

Rail Explorers, an eco-tour company featuring pedal-powered rail bikes operating along Aquidneck Island’s historic rail lines, will offer a specially priced tour for Newport County residents on Wednesday, September 26 and Wednesday, October 3 from its depot in Portsmouth, Rhode Island.   “We are very pleased to again offer this special opportunity for the residents

40+ things to do in and around Newport this week

Newport, RI – Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this weekend. Monday, September 17 4 pm – Faculty Lecture Series: Divided Loyalties The Irish in Civil War at McKillop Library 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – The Wife at Jane Pickens Theater 5 pm – Auditions for “The Prince

Bowens Wharf Bridgefest

30+ things to do in and around Newport this weekend

Newport, RI – Discover all that there is happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this weekend. Pictured: Bowen’s Wharf will host their annual Newport Wooden Boat Show this weekend, it runs concurrently with the Newport International Boat Show. Friday, September 14th Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational at Hall Of Fame Tennis

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International experts on addiction, ‘burnout’ present free public lectures on September 12th at Salve Regina

Christophe Sauerwein, academic director for The International Conference on Addiction and Associated Disorders (iCAAD), and Dr. Philippe Wuyts, a psychiatrist with expertise in anxiety, depression and burnout, will present back-to-back lectures on these critical health topics when they visit Salve Regina University on the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 12. Both experts will present their lectures

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