Newport Skating Center

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

Monday, January 29th

4 pm – Teens: Tech Take Apart at Newport Public Library

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

5 pm to 9 pm – Newport Skating Center Open

6 pm – Beyond the Collections: Paintings, Paneling, Portraits & Pottery at Preservation Society of Newport County

Tuesday, January 30th

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

5 pm to 9 pm – Champagne & Shells with Fishers Island Lemonade at Midtown Oyster Bar

5 pm to 9 pm – Newport Skating Center Open

6 pm – The Architects & Architecture of the Newport Mansions

6 pm – City of Newport Tree and Open Space Commission Meeting

Wednesday, January 31st

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

5 pm – Putting Your Best Foot Forward at Newport Art Museum

5 pm to 9 pm – Newport Skating Center Open

6 pm to 9 pm – Love, Cecil – newportFILM screening 1/31 at Rosecliff

7 pm – Newport Storm Pint Night at Pour Judgement

Thursday, February 1st

11 am – Lecture: Amazing Groves: Landscape & Memory at Bristol’s North & South Farms at Rosecliff

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

5 pm – Salve Free Skate Night at Newport Skating Center

5 pm to 9 pm – Newport Skating Center Open

5:30 pm – Green Drinks Newport at Team One Newport

7:30 pm – Groundhog Day at Jane Pickens Theater

Friday, February 2nd

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

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

5 pm to 11 pm – Newport Skating Center Open

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

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

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.