Discover the best events, activities and things to do in and around Newport, RI this week.

Monday, August 29th

8 pm – Laughter for Locals at The Firehouse Theater

Tuesday, August 30th

5:30pm – Summer Concert Series with Louis Vaughan Trio at Sweet Berry Farm

5:30pm – Arts Behind the Scenes – Fiber Art Paints at Newport Congregational Church

6pm – Happy 2 Years Long Time Sun at Long Time Sun Apparel Newport

Wednesday, August 31st

5:30pm – Baroque Drama: Castle Howard at Redwood Library

6pm – Newport Community Dinner at Vasco de Gama Hall

7pm – Family Friendly Funnies with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

Thursday, September 1st

2pm – Romeo & Juliet at Jane Pickens

6pm – 2nd Annual Fundraiser at Chinese Tea House

7:35pm – newportFILM presents Maurizio Cattelan: Be Right Back at Newport Art Museum

9pm – Camden & the homies live at Newport Blues Cafe

Friday, September 2nd

Newport Classic Yacht Regatta

7:30pm – Screening of The Sandlot at Cardines Field

8 pm – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

9pm – Marc Stone performs live at Fluke Wine, Bar & Kitchen

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).