Here’s what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport, RI this Easter weekend.

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Friday, April 14

The Landing opens for the 2017 season

4 pm to 5 pm – Newport Seal Tour with Save The Bay

4:15 pm & 7 pm – The Zookeeper’s Wife at Jane Pickens Theater

6:30 pm – Good Friday at St. John the Evangelist at St. John the Evangelist Church

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

8 pm – Flashlight Egg Hunt at The Hut

Saturday, April 15

7:30 am – 1:30 pm – Newport Rhode Races – Marathon, Half Marathon and 5k

10 am – Easter Egg Hunt at Touro Park

10 am – 28th Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Brunch at Rosecliff

11 am – 3 pm – Daffodil Stroll on Bellevue Avenue

11 am – Newport History Tour: Creative Survival: 18th & 19th Century African Community in Newport

12 pm – Beach Cleanup at Corys Lane

12 pm – 2pm – Historic Cemetery Day event in Newport at Common Burying Ground

1 pm – 2pm – Newport Daffodil Days Opening Ceremonies on Bowen’s Wharf

1 pm – URI Master Gardener’s at Bowen’s Wharf

1 pm – Weekend Music Series: Silverteeth at Newport Vineyards

1 pm – J. McLaughlin Sip and Shop for the Opera House

2 pm – 3 pm – Daffy Doggies on Parade on Bowen’s Wharf

2 pm – R.I’s Largest Ship Graveyard at Newport Public Library

4:15 pm & 7 pm – The Zookeeper’s Wife at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm – Arts and Cultural Alliance Behind the Scenes: Timothy Michael Hetland, A Spark of Creativity at Tim Hetland Studio

6:30 pm – Girl Scout Cookie and Beer Pairing at Newport Storm Brewery

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

Sunday, April 16

Restaurants in Newport Serving Easter Brunch, Dinner on April 16, 2017

6 am 9 am & 10:45 am – Underdog Stories – Easter Services at EFC Newport

1 pm – 3 pm – Dabble and Doodle the Daffy’s on the Cliff Walk

2 pm – 3:30 pm – Annual Tour de Jonquilles Bike Ride at Touro Park

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