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Breathe in the crisp ocean air, with your toes in the sand or on the dance floor at this beach party to benefit BBBSOS. Live music with Brass Attack and food on the waterfront.
Race aboard a 12 Meter America’s Cup contender! Aboard the 12 Meter racing yachts our professional and friendly crew will coach those interested in a “hands on” sailing experience, but participation is not required. No
Announcing Newport Recreation Summer Outdoor Basketball Leagues! Registration is now open online at register.communitypass.net for our summer leagues. All games will be played at the 2 Murphy Field Courts located on Carroll and Ruggles Avenues
What animals are living in Ballard Park, and how do we find them? Children will be detectives as we follow the tracks and signs that animals leave behind. An environmental educator will point out footprints
Join us for an interactive discussion of ocean science, the first in a monthly public series led by graduate students at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography. This first seminar, entitled “Warming
Celebration of African American Music Month, Music relating to the history of Black Music. Music is being performed by the Voices of Unity (Mount Zion AME Voices & Community Baptist Church). All are invited to
On June 24, Stitchery will host a Stuffed Animal Repair Clinic for the area’s well-loved toys in need of a little TLC. For a $5 donation, we will repair seams, top off stuffing, and even
Have you noticed the colorful Tree Swallows’ fancy flying over NBS’ fields filled with nest boxes? Join a NBS naturalist for a short walk and presentation to find out which species of birds are breeding
The public is welcome to come to Ballard Park on Saturday, June 24th from 11 am to 12 noon to learn about butterflies. Naturalist Charles Avenengo will share tips and tidbits about butterflies while participating
Featuring Impersonator Jay Gates – A Tribute to Barry Manilow After talking about it for years, I finally started to impersonate Barry Manilow in addition to Rod Stewart. Right off the bat I discovered two
Join Friends of the Waterfront for a walking tour of Newport Harbor highlighting points of public access along the waterfront as well as the Dinghy Planter Project, a joint venture with URI Master Gardeners. The
King Park gazebo concerts open on Sunday, June 25th 3-6pm with local blues/pop phenom, singer Leslie Grimes and her band Cee Cee & the Riders, along with the vocal duo Kane Brothers and 50s-60s favorite
Visiting Nurse Services will host its 24th annual golf tournament on 6/26 at Newport National. Great day on a great course for a great cause! All funds from this event directly benefit the VNS Hospice
The island’s most entertaining golf tournament. With all proceeds going to Hospice, this golf tournament includes 18 holes, best ball play, cart, snack at noon, and a full steak fry dinner and awards at completion.
Join the What’s Up Newp Crew at Mokka Coffeehouse and Syrens and Sundries to celebrate the start of the summer with a “Caffeine and Cones” party in their gorgeous outdoor courtyard on Spring Wharf. The
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. Discussion will include
Summer Golf Tournament – Open to Everyone! Join the Surface Navy Association – Newport Chapter at Green Valley Country Club on Wed. 28 June 2017. PRIZES & GAMES! Italian-themed lunch afterwards! Buy your tickets before
Rhode Island’s contribution to World War II vastly exceeded its small size. Newport’s and Aquidneck Island’s contributions alone included the nation’s most important torpedo production facilities, a naval training station for some 500,000 sailors, and
What’s Up Newp and the Jane Pickens Theater & Event Center are happy to announce that we have partnered up to host a 5th Anniversary Party for the Moonrise Kingdom on Wednesday, June 28th. One