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

Friday, May 4th

3:30 pm, 5:45 pm, & 8 pm – Tully at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm to 8 pm – Fireside Live Music with Ethan Bates at Newport Vineyards

7 pm – 3rd Annual Old School Prom at The Atlantic Resort

7 pm – French Movie Night at Salve Regina University

7 pm – Open Rehearsal – May 4th at Island Moving Company

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

Saturday, May 5th

9 am – NERFU Cup at Fort Adams 

9 am – AARP Shred Fest 2018 at Edward King House 

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

10 am – Newport Great Strides at Brenton Point State Park

12 pm to 5 pm – 16th Annual Spring Celebration at Newport Vineyards

12 pm – Cinco de Mayo Celebration at Top of Newport

1 pm – Survivors of Malmedy: December 1944 at Jane Pickens Theater

2 pm – Farm-To-Farm Bike Ride

2:30 pm – Kentucky Derby at Hotel Viking

2:30 pm – Cinco de Simmons at Salvation! at Salvation Cafe 

3:30 pm, 5:45 pm, & 8 pm – Tully at Jane Pickens Theater

4 pm – 2nd Annual Kentucky Derby Party To Benefit RhodySquash & The Newport County YMCA at Eisenhower House

5 pm – Star Kids Annual Spring Event at Ochre Court 

7 pm – 80’s Dance Party Fun(d)raiser for Sea Rose Montessori at Easton’s Beach

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

8:30 pm – Sky Gazing at Ballard  Park

Sunday, May 6th

7:30 am – 36th Annual Birds & Breakfast at Norman Bird Sanctuary

10 am – Gardening with the Masters at Prescott Farm

11 am – Exit Laughing at Newport Playhouse

11:30 am – National Police Parade on Aquidneck Island

1 pm – Weekend Music Series: Tom Burgess at Newport Vineyards

1 pm, 3 pm, & 5:15 pm – Tully at Jane Pickens Theater

2 pm – New Discoveries in Newport Furniture at Newport Art Museum

4 pm – Judah Touro Lecture Series presents Esther “Queen of the Conversas”  at Touro Synagogue

6 pm – Wine Tasting for a Cause at OceanCliff Hotel

7:30 pm – Royal Ballet: Bernstein Centenary at Jane Pickens Theater

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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).