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Join us for a special preformance of “Répons” by Pierre Boulez with soloist from ICE (International Contemporary Ensemble) and electronics technician Gilbert Nuono from IRCAM, as well as other great works by Steve Reich, Toru
The Newport Historical Society is receiving recognition for its innovative approach to public history. In a collaborative initiative called “History Space,” the NHS provides the public with new ways to engage with the past, including
Newport’s Native History Aquidneck Island’s history as a summer resort begins long before the Gilded Age. As archaeological deposits confirm, for hundreds of years prior to contact with Europeans, groups of Native Americans came to
Photo courtesy of The Preservation Society of Newport County Rough Point July 19, 5:00 – 7:30 pm $25 in advance, $35 at the door This is a 21+ event. Put on your floral frock and
Sponsored by ALEX AND ANI The Great Houses of Marjorie Merriweather Post Kate Markert, Executive Director, Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens Marjorie Merriweather Post lived a Gilded Age lifestyle well into the 20th century, traveling
Everyone knows slugs leave a slimy trail, but did you know they use the chemicals in it to find their way home? Children will flip over rocks and dig in the dirt as they search
Join the Aquidneck Land Trust (ALT) for a beautiful summer night in support of ALT’s mission to conserve open space on our island! Our annual fundraiser has become one of the most anticipated summer bashes
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
$150.00 per Golfer and includes lunch, dinner banquet,18 holes of golf and a golf cart.All proceeds support the Special Olympics team enabling us to provide new & innovative programs,a no cost sports season to our
Sponsored by ALEX AND ANI The Preservation Society of Newport County’s 2017 Research Fellows will discuss their work. Anna Rose Keefe: The Gilded Age in Fashion Amber Wingerson: Lighting the Mansions of the Elite Wednesday,
Join What’s Up Newp at the Jane Pickens Theater & Event Center (JPT) on Wednesday, July 26th for a special summer screening of Jaws! — 7 pm – Doors open — 7 pm to 8
Vernal means spring and Ballard Park’s vernal pond is full of life this time of year! A Friends of Ballard Park educator will explain the unique aspects of vernal ponds and students will use nets
Maryalice Huggins Gallery, is new Contemporary Art Gallery at 79 Thames St in Newport (On Thames St. one building north from the corner of Marlborough St). The initial opening will be held on Thursday, July
The Newport Antiques Show opening night Gala Preview Party will be held on July 27, 2017 from 6pm-9pm. Sip a cocktail while taking in antiques, art, jewelry, vintage fine accessories and photographs in one convenient
Join us for a special performance of Howard Shore’s mysteriously beautiful six pieces and Alban Berg’s haunting Concerto for Violin performed by our concert master, Harris Shilakowsky, prefaced by three intimate pieces by Frank Zappa,
The Newport Antiques Show is a staple of Newport’s summer season and a mecca for collectors with its luxurious atmosphere and sophisticated style. When doors open this July, the Show will celebrate its 11th year
Lily + Lion will be putting up their Gypsy Caravan Tent at Folk Fest this summer! We will be braiding, bedazzling, & basically getting all of you Festival goers (both young & old alike) styled
Welcome to the Hellenic Fest! Hellenic Fest is St Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church’s annual festival which dates back to 1983 and transports us for one weekend from our island to the beautiful islands and mainland