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

(scroll down for This Week in Newport Government)

Monday, February 26th

4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Call Me By Your Name at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm – Last Skate of the Season! at Newport Skating Center 

Tuesday, February 27th

10:30 am – Mornings at the Museum at Museum of Newport History

4 pm to 7 pm – The Preservation Society of Newport County is hosting a Job Fair

4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Call Me By Your Name at Jane Pickens Theater

7 pm – French Film Festival at Salve Regina University 

Wednesday, February 28th

4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Call Me By Your Name at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm – Caleb & Broad’s Beer Dinner

Thursday, March 1st

12 pm to 1 pm – * Bells Lecture Series: Fighters Over The Fleet at Seamen’s Church Institute

4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Call Me By Your Name at Jane Pickens Theater

6:30 pm – Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover Volunteer Summit at Newport Harbor Hotel

7 pm – Saving Snow at Channing Memorial Church 

8 pm – Extensions Dance Company presents Here/Now at Casino Theatre

 Friday, March 2nd

Newport Restaurant Week

2 pm – Oscar Shorts: Live Action at Jane Pickens Theater

4:45 pm – Call Me By Your Name at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm – The 6th Annual JAC Lantern Parade at Jamestown Arts Center

7 pm – A Collection of Attitudes at Rosecliff

7 pm – Swanhurst Chorus presents its annual March Dinner Theater – Into the Woods at Fenner Hall

7:30 pm – Darkest Hour at Jane Pickens Theater

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

8 pm – Extensions Dance Company presents Here/Now at Casino Theatre

Saturday, March 3rd

Newport Restaurant Week

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

12 pm – Brent Point Clean Up with Clean Ocean Access

2 pm – Oscar Shorts: Live Action at Jane Pickens Theater

4:30 pm – Mother Goose at Rosecliff

4:45 pm – Call Me By Your Name at Jane Pickens Theater

7 pm – A Collection of Attitudes at Rosecliff

7 pm – Swanhurst Chorus presents its annual March Dinner Theater – Into the Woods at Fenner Hall

7:30 pm – Darkest Hour at Jane Pickens Theater

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

8 pm – Extensions Dance Company presents Here/Now at Casino Theatre


This week in Newport Government…

  • 2/26 at 5 pm – School Committee) TAN Negotiations Subcommittee (Exec. Session)
  • 2/26 at 7 pm – Zoning Board Meeting
  • 2/27 at 6 pm – Tree and Open Space Commission
  • 2/27 at 6 pm – The State of the City, Newport, Rhode Island
  • 2/28 at 5 pm – (School Committee) NSC Finance Subcommittee
  • 2/28 at 6:30 pm – City Council Meeting
  • 3/1 at 5 pm – (School Committee) TAN Negotiation Subcommittee
  • 3/1 at 6 pm – RIDOT Public Workshop re Pell Bridge
  • 3/3 at 9 am – Legislative Workshop

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Ryan Belmore has been the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp since 2012. He also currently works for Mountain News, where he serves as Senior Editor - North America for OnTheSnow. He previously worked for the New England Patriots and American Cancer Society. He currently serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).