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

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Friday, August 4th

9 am to 10 pm – 19th Annual Helly Hansen Warehouse Sale at Helly Hansen Newport

11 am – 6:15 pm – Newport Jazz Festival at Fort Adams State Park

4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power at Jane Pickens Theater

5:30 pm – Barbells & Brews at One Asterisk

7 pm –Newport Polo’s Gala la Bamba at Rosecliff

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

8 pm – Alive! at Salvation Army

8 pm – Newport Jazz Festival Opening Night Concert at the International Tennis Hall of Fame

Saturday, August 5th

9 am to 10 pm – 19th Annual Helly Hansen Warehouse Sale at Helly Hansen Newport

9 am to 1 pm – Middletown Aquidneck Growers Market at Newport Vineyards

10 am – Coffee & Conversation: Orrin Evans & Alexander Heffner at Hotel Viking

11 am – 6:40 pm – Newport Jazz Festival at Fort Adams State Park

2 pm to 3:30 pm – Mixology Masterclass at The Vanderbilt Grace

2:30 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power at Jane Pickens Theater

3 pm – Colonial Newport: Merchants and Masterpieces at Redwood Library

5 pm – Newport Polo Series – USA Vs. Mexico at Newport International Polo Grounds

5:30 pm – Design Lecture: Nathalie Miebach, Science Data + Sound & Touch at IYRS

6 pm – Summer Harvest + Gratitude Ritual at Gather

6 pm – newportFILM Annual Summer Benefit at International Tennis Hall of Fame

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

Sunday, August 6th

Race The State Rhode Island

9 am to 10 pm – 19th Annual Helly Hansen Warehouse Sale at Helly Hansen Newport

10 am – Fitness in the Park at Miantonomi Park

11 am to 2 pm – Miantonomi Exploration Days at Maintonomi Tower

11 am – 6:30 pm – Newport Jazz Festival at Fort Adams State Park

12 pm – Cocktail Wars Summer Splash Week 5 at Skiff Bar at Newport Marriott

1 pm – Three Angels Fund 8th Annual Fundraising Event at Kempenaar’s Clambake Club

2:30 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power at Jane Pickens Theater

3 pm to 6 pm – NIMFest Concert Series Presents Alan Bernstein All-Star Jazz Ensemble at King Park

4 pm to 6 pm – Newport Opera House to Host Free Public Performance for Children and Families at St. Michael’s Country Day School

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What'sUpNewp. Although not the founder or original owner, Belmore has been with What'sUpNewp since its early beginnings in 2012.

Belmore was born in Providence, Rhode Island; grew up and graduated high school in Coventry, Rhode Island; and lived in Newport, Rhode Island for more than ten years. He currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals.

He and his wife, Jen, as well as their two dogs (Aero and June), recently moved to Alexandria, Virginia. Belmore travels back and forth to Newport every couple of weeks to cover events, work on story ideas, to meet with What'sUpNewp's on-the-ground contributors, to visit friends, and to eat as much seafood as possible.

Belmore is a member of Local Independent Online News Publishers, Society of Professional Journalists, and the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.