Bowen's Wharf Wooden Boat Show

Discover all that’s happening, new and to do in and around Newport this weekend.

Friday, September 15th

10 am to 6 pm – 47th Annual Newport International Boat Show at Newport Yachting Center

10 am to 6 pm – Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational at International Tennis Hall Of Fame

10 am to 8 pm – Newport Wooden Boat Show on Bowen’s Wharf

4:45 pm – Maudie at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm – Movie Night at Emmanuel Church

7 pm – September 15th Paranormal Investigation at Newport Artillery Company

7:30 pm – Trip To Spain at Jane Pickens Theater

 

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

8 pm – Alive!, a musical variety show, at Salvation Army Main Hall

Saturday, September 16th

9 am – Newport Yoga Class at Hotel Viking

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

10 am to 6 pm – 47th Annual Newport International Boat Show at Newport Yachting Center

10 am to 8 pm – Newport Wooden Boat Show on Bowen’s Wharf

10 am – 2017 Firefly Yoga Festival at Glen Park

10:30 am – Redwood Book Club at Redwood Library

11 am – Estate Gardeners on Newport at Brick Market: Museum & Shop

12 pm – Beach Cleanup at Easton’s Beach

1 pm – Weekend Music Series presents Silverteeth at Newport Vineyards

1:30 pm – Audition for The Newport Nutcracker

4 pm – Newport Polo Series – USA Vs. The Dominican Republic at Newport International Polo Series

4 pm – Surviving Picasso with Director James Ivory at Jane Pickens Theater

5:30 pm – Ida Lewis meets President Grant at Old Colony House

7:30 pm – Trip To Spain at Jane Pickens Theater

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

Sunday, September 17th

8 am – Guided Bird Walks at Norman Bird Sanctuary

9 am – Newport Yoga Class at Hotel Viking

10 am – International Coastal Cleanup with Norman Bird Sanctuary at Third Beach

10 am to 5 pm – 47th Annual Newport International Boat Show at Newport Yachting Center

10 am to 5 pm – Newport Wooden Boat Show on Bowen’s Wharf

1 pm – Weekend Music Series presents Tom Burgess at Newport Vineyards

1 pm – Summer Concert Series at Sakonnet Vineyards

1 pm – Newport Storm Pint Night at KJ’s Restaurant

2 pm – Trip To Spain at Jane Pickens Theater

3 pm – 3-Hour America’s Cup 12 Meter Racing Experience with 12 Meter Charters

4:45 pm – Maudie at Jane Pickens Theater

7:30 pm – Trip To Spain at Jane Pickens Theater

Ryan Belmore is the Publisher of What'sUpNewp. 
Belmore has been involved with What’sUpNewp since shortly after its launch in 2012, proudly leading it to be named Best Local News Blog in Rhode Island by Rhode Island Monthly readers in 2018, 2019, and 2020 and an honorable mention in the Common Good Awards in 2021.

Born and raised in Rhode Island, Belmore graduated from Coventry High School and the Community College of Rhode Island. In addition to living in Newport for 10 years, he has lived in Portsmouth, Coventry, Providence, Smithfield, Burrillville, and East Greenwich.

Belmore 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 previously served on the Board of Lucy's Hearth and the Arts & Cultural Alliance for Newport County.

Belmore and his wife, Jen, currently live in Alexandria, Virginia, a move they made in 2021. Read more about that here - https://whatsupnewp.com/2021/09/letter-from-the-publisher-some-personal-news/

Belmore visits Newport every couple of weeks to support the 12+ paid contributors What'sUpNewp has on the ground across Rhode Island, a place he called home for 39 years.

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

In 2020, Belmore was named Member of the Year by LION and won the Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County's Dominque Award.
Belmore can be contacted at ryan@whatsupnewp.com and 401-662-1653.