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

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Friday, October 13th

11 am – Beginning Watercolors at Portsmouth Arts Guild

12 pm – Free Essential Oils Workshop at Thames Street Yoga

12 pm to 6 pm – The Pumpkin Patch at Trinity Church

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

4 pm – Ghosts of the Armory past & present at Artillery Company of Newport

4 pm to 8 pm – Gastro’s 401 Food Truck Night! at Ragged Island Brewing Company

5:30 pm to 8 pm – Artist at Sea Exhibit at Sail Newport

6 pm – Pints for Pets of Nowzad at Cappy’s

6 pm – The Crazy Time at Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

7 pm – Fortress of Nightmares at Fort Adams State Park

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

Saturday, October 14th

9 am to 12 pm – Free daffodil bulb Giveaway at Easton’s Beach

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

9 am – Gravestone Workshop at Common Burying Ground

10 am – Second Saturday at the Newport Art Museum

10 am to 6 pm – The Pumpkin Patch at Trinity Church

11 am to 6 pm – 27th Annual Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival

11 am – FALL FAIR at St. Philomena School

12 pm – Fall Weekend at Newport Storm

12 pm – Beach Cleanup at Corys Lane

12:30 pm – 3-Hour America’s Cup 12 Meter Racing Experience

1 pm to 4 pm – Briana White at Newport Vineyards

1 pm – Halloween Dance Party & Costume Contest at Ballard Park

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

2 pm – Make a Bet on a Vet Fundraiser at Elks Club

6 pm – The Crazy Time at Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

7 pm – Fortress of Nightmares at Fort Adams State Park

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

Sunday, October 15th

8 am to 10 am – Guided Bird Walks at Norman Bird Sanctuary

9 am – Newport Hospital’s “Fall Into Fitness” 5K Race/Walk & Family Fun Run at Newport County YMCA

10 am to 12 pm – German Car Day at Newport Car Museum

10 am to 6 pm – The Pumpkin Patch at Trinity Church

11 am to 5 pm – 27th Annual Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival

12 pm – Fall Weekend at Newport Storm

1 pm to 4 pm – Colby & Keila at Newport Vineyards

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

4 pm – Messe Solennelle at St. Mary’s

4 pm to 9 pm – Ocean, Sky, Earth, Air: Aerial Photography Exhibition at The King Lens & Friends

4:15 pm – Sail for Bobby with Sightsailing Of Newport

7 pm – John Le Carré : An Evening with George Smiley at Jane Pickens 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.

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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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