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May 22, 2017

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St. Mary’s Church “Festival of Pipes” Celebration Will Feature First Public Performance of its Refurbished 1,900-Pipe Organ

The glorious sound of St. Mary’s Church 1,900-pipe organ, the Casavant Op.2463, will be unveiled on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at the “Festival of Pipes” celebration, beginning at 2 p.m. The occasion marks the premiere performance of the massive newly refurbished pipe organ for the public. The event includes a lecture-recital by Simone Couture, vice

Ballard Park

Ballard Park to Host 7 Children’s Workshops This Summer

Friends of Ballard Park has announced that they will be offering weekly Children’s Workshops from July through August centered around the natural elements found in Ballard Park.  Classes are an hour and a half. Participants will hike the trails, examine wildlife habitats and learn about the value of nature.   Dates and topics are listed

This Weekend: 30+ Things To Do Including On The Verge, The Golden Bowl with James Ivory and Shipwrecked Into The Blue

Things are really starting to pick up in and around Newport, the season is here! Mother’s Day is this weekend (hopefully you remembered), Newport Oyster Festival and Salve graduation is next weekend, and then we roll right into Memorial Day weekend. Here’s what’s happening in and around the City this weekend, make the most of it! Friday,

What’s Happening This Week (May 8 – 12)

Here’s what’s happening, new and to do this week in and around Newport, RI! You might also like – This Week: Live Music and Entertainment Listings (May 8 – 12) Monday, May 8 12 pm – Lunch & Learn Series: “Mindful Practice, Yoga, Breathing” at Newport Hospital 4 pm & 7 pm – Their Finest at Jane

What To Do With Mom on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 14th, and chances are that you’re scrambling around at the last minute looking to make those plans to celebrate your beautiful and amazing Mom! Here’s a look at where to dine and what to do with Mom; 1 – Spend Mother’s Day at Hotel Viking Treat your mother to

Norman Bird Sanctuary

Norman Bird Sanctuary Will Celebrate the Return of Spring at the 35th Annual Birds and Breakfast

Norman Bird Sanctuary welcomes the community to continue the beloved springtime tradition at the 35th Annual Birds & Breakfast on Sunday, May 21st. Featuring a gourmet spread prepared by The White Horse Tavern’s Executive Chef Rich Silvia, this is not your traditional May breakfast. Guests indulge on a carved steamship round of pork, salmon scrambled

20+ Things To Do This Weekend (May 5 – 7)

Discover the best things to do in and around Newport this weekend. Friday, May 5th What’s Happening on Cinco de Mayo in Newport 3 pm & 8:35 pm – Their Finest at Jane Pickens Theater 6 pm – A Theater Happening in Washington Square 8 pm – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

National Taco Day Newport RI

What’s Happening on Cinco de Mayo in Newport

Cinco de Mayo is here and everyone is searching for the best local events to celebrate the day with a party and a margarita. This year Newport is hosting some fun ways for everyone to enjoy Cinco de Mayo, with beautiful waterfront venues, high-quality restaurants, outdoor celebrations, and unique experiences! History Lesson: Cinco de Mayo (or the fifth

Arts and Cultural Alliance to Host ‘Arts Behind the Scenes’ at Audrain Automobile Museum

The Arts and Cultural Alliance (ACA) of Newport County presents an Arts Behind the Scenes event featuring the Audrain Automobile Museum, “Transitions”. The event is scheduled during the transition between themed shows. The discussion will include the Exhibition Statement, the War Board, the individual car exhibition storyboards, graphics development, and iPad stories. Also marketing/promotion, lighting

Beach Season Kicks Off This Month Across Rhode Island

Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management has announced that beach season kicks off this month in Rhode Island, with reduced parking fees in effect at state facilities. Again this year, daily beach parking for residents will be $6.00 on weekdays and $7.00 on weekends and holidays. A season pass is $30.00 for residents. Beginning on

20+ Things To Do This Week (May 1 – 5)

Discover what’s happening for events, meetings, live music and entertainment this week in and around Newport, RI. Monday, May 1st 7:30 pm – TED CINEMA EXPERIENCE: TED2017 OPENING EVENT at Jane Pickens Theater Tuesday, May 2nd 4 pm & 7 pm – The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater 5:30 pm – Dawn Euer, Campaign

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