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Discover what’s happening this week in and around Newport.

Monday, October 23rd

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Victoria & Abdul at Jane Pickens Theater

Tuesday, October 24th

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Victoria & Abdul at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm – WORKSHOP: Autumnal Wreath Building With Kristen Coates

Wednesday, October 25th

2 pm – 6 pm – Newport Aquidneck Growers Market on Memorial Blvd.

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Victoria & Abdul at Jane Pickens Theater

5:30  pm – How to Talk About Race in 2017 at Redwood Library

Thursday, October 26th

2 pm, 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Victoria & Abdul at Jane Pickens Theater

5:30 pm – Edward King House Annual Cocktail Party

6 pm – Lecture: Picturing Edith Wharton’s Work at Rosecliff

6 pm – Fall for Lucy’s Hearth at International Tennis Hall Of Fame

6 pm – Milk & Honey Wine and Cheese Class at Newport Vineyards

6 pm – Haunted Train Ride with Newport Police Department

6:30 pm – newportFILM presents Trophy at Casino Theater

Friday, October 27th

4 pm – Gastro’s 401 Food Truck Night! Take 2 at Ragged Island Brewing

7 pm – Newport Music Series presents Euclid Quartet at Newport Art Museum

7 pm to 10 pm – Fortress of Nightmares at Fort Adams

7 pm to 10 pm – Haunted Brewery & Distillery at Newport Storm Brewery

7 pm to 11 pm – Halloween CarnEvil Celebration at Newport Vineyards

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

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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/

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In 2020, Belmore was named Member of the Year by LION and won the Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County's Dominque Award.
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