Discover what’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport, RI this weekend!

Friday, April 21

10 am –Trash Skimmers splash into Newport Harbor at Long Wharf

1 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –Mother Nature’s Tunes ‘n Tales

1 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –Charlie & the Bucket Truck Kids Event

2:30 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –“Pour Quoi?” – Nature Stories of How and Why

4 pm & 7 pm –The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm –Fireside Live Music: Grayson Tyat Newport Vineyards

5 pm –Dinner & A Movie – Family Night atHotel Viking

6 pm – Newport Daffodil Days Festival –Lighting of the Trees

6 pm –Art of the Arbor Exhibit: a NAH +Newport Arboretum Event

6pm –First Light Night at The Elks Lodge

6 pm –Tim Carey in Recital at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church

7 pm –Rock & Paint Nightat Cross Point Church

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

Saturday, April 22

8 am –Record Store Day 2017at Music Box Newport

8 am to 6 pm –Newport Flea Market & Antiques show at Elks Lodge

9 am –Battery Park and Storer Park Clean Ups

9 am –Earth Day Clean Up at Ballard Park

9:30 am –Spring Flower Design Workshopat Newport Vineyards

10 am –Amazing Race Scavenger Hunt

10 am –Spring Winners Walk and Talkat Green Animals Topiary Park

10 am –Beach cleanup at Cliff Walkat Marine Avenue

10 am to 3 pm –Rose Island Earth Day Clean Up

10 am to 4 pm –Demo Day 2017 at The Saltwater Edge

11 am –Free Earth Day Tour of Ballard Park

11:30 am to 12:30 pm – Newport Daffodil Days –The Sidewalk Parade

12:30 pm to 2 pm –Earth Day Celebration and BBQ

1pm, 4 pm & 7 pm –The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater

1 pm –Playing the blues at Newport Vineyards

1 pm –Newport RFC v Hartfordat Joseph “Jay” Kirwin Memorial Rugby Pitch

6 pm –Wine & Wheelsat Audrain Automobile Museum

7 pm –It Takes an Island Fundraiser for Childrenat Vasco de Gama

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

Sunday, April 23

10 am –Sights & Sounds of Springat Norman Bird Sanctuary

10:30 am –Celebrate Trees: Children’s Eventat Newport Public Library

1 pm – Exhibition On Screen: The Artist’s Garden American Impressionism at Jane Pickens Theater

2 pm –Driving Miss Daffodilat Long Wharf

3 pm –Bellevue Avenue Classic Car Displayat Bellevue Gardens

3 pm –Sunday Bloody Fundayat Jimmy’s Saloon

3 pm –Politics, Sensation, Scandal, Paris And the Rite of Spring at Redwood Library

3:30 pm –Daffodil Garden Party

4 pm to 5:30 pm –WORKSHOP: Seascapes With Ashley Provencher at Kristen Coates

4 pm & 7 pm –The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater

Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and serves on the Board of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and Lucy's Hearth. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.