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

Pictured: The Newport Gulls 2018 season is well underway, catch a home game on Monday, Wednesday, or Friday this week.

Monday, June 25th

11 am – Remember Me at The Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

4 pm – City of Newport Newport Housing Authority Public Hearing

5:30 pm & 8 pm – Won’t You Be My Neighbor at Jane Pickens Theater

6:35 pm – Newport Gulls Home Game at Cardines Field

7 pm – PAUSE workshop with Kim Fuller at Newport Community Yoga Center

Tuesday, June 26th

10 am – EBCAP Community Playgroup at Miantonomi Memorial Park

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

11 am – Remember Me at The Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

4:15 pm – Sails and Ales with Newport Craft Brewing with Sightsailing of Newport

4:30 pm – City of Newport Cliff Walk Commission Meeting

5:30 pm & 8 pm – Won’t You Be My Neighbor at Jane Pickens Theater

5:30 pm to 7:30 pm – Vineyard Vinyasa Summer Yoga at Newport Vineyards

6:30 pm – Meet the Author: Marian Desrosiers at Newport Public Library

Wednesday, June 27th

10 am – Open Play at Redwood Library

11 am – Remember Me at The Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

2 pm & 4:30 pm – Won’t You Be My Neighbor at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm to 8 pm – Fireside Music Series presents The Carleans at Newport Vineyards

5:30 pm – Material Politics, or the Unruly Substances of Contemporary Art at Redwood Library

6 pm – Spirits & Stogies at Hotel Viking

6:30 pm – City of Newport City Council Meeting

6:35 pm – Newport Gulls Home Game at Cardines Field

7:30 pm – International Ocean Film Tour at Jane Pickens Theater

Thursday, June 28th

11:30 am – Newport Cleanup Day at Midtown Oyster Bar

3 pm, 5:30 pm, & 8 pm – Won’t You Be My Neighbor at Jane Pickens Theater

5:30 pm – Newport RI: Psychic Medium Matt Fraser Group Reading at Newport Harbor Hotel

6:30 pm – newportFILM presents The Price of Everything at Newport Art Museum

Friday, June 29th

5 pm to 8 pm – Live music at The Pineapple Club at Gurney’s Newport

6 pm – Remember Me at The Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

6:35 pm – Newport Gulls Home Game at Cardines Field

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

Saturday, June 30th

One-Design Regatta at New York Yacht Club

7:30 am – Brewing Good RI – 50 or 100 mile bike ride at Ragged Island Brewing Company

 8 am – Motors & Mansions at The Elms

8:30 am to 12:30 pm – Aquidneck Growers Market at Newport Vineyards

10:30 am – RI Bridge Bike Shuttle Launch

10:30 am – Ask a Gardener at Rough Point

1 pm to 4 pm – Weekend Music Series presents Grayson Ty at Newport Vineyards

3 pm to 5  pm – Grace Morrison at NIMfest

5 pm to 8 pm – Live music at The Pineapple Club at Gurney’s Newport

5 pm – Newport Polo presents Independence Cup at Newport International Polo Grounds

6 pm – Remember Me at The Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

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.