Discover the best events, activities and things to do in and around Newport, RI this weekend!

Friday, November 18th

4:30 p.m. – Moonlight at Jane Pickens Theater

6 p.m. – Beyond the Velvet Rope at Clarke Cooke House

7 p.m. – Moonlight at Jane Pickens Theater

8 p.m. – Live Improv Comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

8 p.m. – Salve Regina’s Extensions Dance Company at Casino Theater

Saturday, November 19th

Christmas at the Newport Mansions Opens

11 a.m. – Tour of the Month: Bricks, Sticks & The Vernon House at Brick Market Museum

1 p.m. – Sip & Shop at J. McLaughlin

1 p.m. – Family Outdoor Adventure Building Shelters & Forts at Norman Bird Sanctuary

2 p.m. –  Salve Regina’s Extensions Dance Company at Casino Theater

4 p.m. – WORKSHOP: Wreath Building With Kristen Coates at Kristen Coates

4:30 p.m. – Moonlight at Jane Pickens Theater

7 p.m. – Moonlight at Jane Pickens Theater

8 p.m. – Live Improv Comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

8 p.m. – Salve Regina’s Extensions Dance Company at Casino Theater

10 p.m. – Live Improv Comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

Sunday, November 20th

7 a.m. – Santa Hustle Rhode Island 5K & Half Marathon

8 a.m. – Free Guided Bird Walk at Norman Bird Sanctuary

1 p.m. – Thai Yoga Therapy Workshop at Newport Community Yoga Center

3 p.m. – Violin Sonatas (and more!) at Redwood Library

4 p.m. – WORKSHOP: Juicing Explained With Brigid Rafferty of The Power Of Juice at Kristen Coates

4:30 p.m. – Moonlight at Jane Pickens Theater

6 p.m. – Live music and wild/local food potluck at Newport Community Yoga Center

6 p.m. – Cooking Class: Italian Holiday Cookies with Maria at Newport Wine Cellar & Gourmet

7 p.m. – Moonlight at Jane Pickens Theater

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Ryan Belmore has been the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp since 2012. He also currently works for Mountain News, where he serves as Senior Editor - North America for OnTheSnow. He previously worked for the New England Patriots and American Cancer Society. He currently serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).