Discover what’s happening for events, meetings, live music and entertainment this week in and around Newport, RI.

Monday, April 24

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

7 pm – Marijuana Update: Lessons from Colorado at CCRI Newport

Tuesday, April 25

1:30 pm – Healthy Imaginations: Free Art Classes at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center

2 pm – Tree Tour at Newport Mansion’s Chepstow

2pm & 8 pm – The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm – ILEA RI April Member Meeting 2017 at Hotel Viking

6pm to 8pm – Lecture: Michael Dirr: In Praise of Noble Trees at Jane Pickens Theater

6:30 pm – 13th Documentary Screening & Discussion led by Sankofa Community Connection at Emmanuel Church

Wednesday, April 26

12 pm & 3 pm – The Lost City of Z at Jane Pickens Theater

1 pm – Grand opening of Newport’s first Parklet at corner of Bellevue Avenue and William Street

5 pm to 9pm – Flight Night at Brix Restaurant at Newport Vineyards

5:30 pm – Beyond Gilded: Alva Vanderbilt and Her Age at Redwood Library

5:30 pm – Wellness Wednesdays Yoga Program at Newport Hospital

6 pm – Sips & Style Newport at Newport Vineyards

6 pm – The Eden of America: Newport’s Landscapes Through the Ages at Ochre Court

6:30 pm – Fermentation Class: Washington at Forty 1 North

6:30 pm – A Plastic Ocean film at Jane Pickens Theater

6:30 pm – Newport City Council Meeting at Newport City Hall

Thursday, April 27

8:30 am – 2017 Newport County Legislative Forum at Aquidneck Island Planning Commission

8:30 am – Salve Regina Day at Newport Hospital

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

5 pm – “A Beautiful View” An Art Auction Event at Atlantic Resort

6:30 pm – Mixology Class at Christie’s

Friday, April 28

8 pm – Live Improv Comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

8 pm to 10 pm – Newport Craft Beer Festival – Very Important Beer Session at Newport Storm Brewery

8 pm – The Wasted Talent Show at Studio 3

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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).