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

Friday, October 6th

10 am to 5 pm –Bowen’s Wharf Columbus Day Sidewalk Saleon Bowen’s Wharf

12 pm –Fall Food Expoat Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center

4:30 pm –FREE from Connecting The Beatsat Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Center

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm –Battle Of The Sexesat Jane Pickens Theater

5:30 pm –JAC Talks with Howard Balloch at Jamestown Arts Center

7 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalat Studio 3

8 pm –Live improv comedy with The Bit Playersat The Firehouse Theater

10 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalat Brick Alley Pub

10 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalat Firehouse Theater

Saturday, October 7th

9 am to 12 pm –Colonial to Contemporary / A Newport Ride Through Time

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

10 am to 5 pm –Bowen’s Wharf Columbus Day Sidewalk Saleon Bowen’s Wharf

10 am to 6 pm –Pumpkin Patch – Trinity Church Newport

11 am –Festa In The Park at Touro Park

11 am to 4 pm –BAFL (Brunch, Art, & Flea Market) at 136 Broadway

12 pm to 4 pm –Life in Colonial Newport at the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House

12 pm to 6 pm –Broadway Street Fair

2 pm,4:30 pm & 7:30 pm –Battle Of The Sexesat Jane Pickens Theater

4 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalat Empire Tea & Coffee

7 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festival at Dockside

7 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalat Studio 3

8 pm –Live improv comedy with The Bit Playersat The Firehouse Theater

9 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festival at Dockside

10 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalat Firehouse Theater

Sunday, October 8th

7:30 am –Newport Marathon throughout Newport

10 am to 5 pm –Bowen’s Wharf Columbus Day Sidewalk Saleon Bowen’s Wharf

10 am to 6 pm –Pumpkin Patch – Trinity Church Newport

12:30 pm & 3 pm –Battle Of The Sexesat Jane Pickens Theater

1 pm to 4 pm – Weekend Music Series presents Yacht Club Rejects at Newport Vineyards

2 pm to 4 pm – Ready, Set, Hike! at Norman Bird Sanctuary

3:30 pm –Beavertail Lighthouse: Climbing the Tower at Beavertail Lighthouse

7 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalpresents TJ Miller at Jane Pickens Theater

7 pm –Tribute to Dean Martin: Steven Palumbo at The Pier Restaurant

9:30 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalpresents TJ Miller at Jane Pickens Theater

Monday, October 9th

10 am to 5 pm –Bowen’s Wharf Columbus Day Sidewalk Saleon Bowen’s Wharf

12 pm –Return to Camelot – a Remembrance of the Kennedy wedding”at St. Mary’s Church

12 pm – Columbus Day Parade steps off in front of St. Joseph’s Church on Broadway

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm –Battle Of The Sexesat Jane Pickens Theater

7 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalat Studio 3

9 pm –Rogue Island Comedy Festivalat Studio 3

Ryan M. Belmore

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