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

Friday, February 2nd

4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Phantom Thread at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm to 11 pm – Newport Skating Center Open

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

Saturday, February 3rd

9 am to 12:30 pm – Aquidneck Growers Market at Newport Vineyards

10 am to 9 pm – Newport Skating Center Open

1 pm to 2 pm – Save The Bay Seal Watch Cruises

1:30 pm & 3:30 pm – Grape Stomping Saturdays! at Newport Vineyards

2 pm – Winter Speaker Series: Carol Troyen “The Stories Behind the Art of Edward Hopper” at Newport Art Museum

2 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Phantom Thread at Jane Pickens Theater

2 pm to 3 pm – Save The Bay Seal Watch Cruises

6:30 pm to 8:30 pm – Audrain Auto Museum Hosts: Cub Scout Pack 33 Fundraiser

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

Sunday, February 4

10 am – Motors & Mimosas at Audrain Automobile Museum

11 am – Jazz Brunch at Hotel Viking

12 pm to 5 pm –Newport Skating Center Open

1 pm to 2 pm – Save The Bay Seal Watch Cruises

2 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Phantom Thread at Jane Pickens Theater

2 pm to 3 pm – Save The Bay Seal Watch Cruises

3 pm to 5 pm – February Barn Dance at Emmanuel Church

4 pm – Big Game Sunday Tap Takeover at Hotel Viking

6 pm to 10 pm – Super Bowl Sunday at Gurney’s Newport

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.