It was just about a perfect night as you could ask for on Tuesday when the  City of Newport hosted their 2017 Fourth of July Firework Display.

The $27,000 display was shot off from the Point at Fort Adams and What’sUpNewp was there to capture it all on Facebook Live. If you missed us live, you can watch it now here;

The City encourages spectators to join them in recognizing the generosity of the following firework display sponsors;

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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).