weekend of coaching newport

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

Monday, August 13th

11 am – No Tell Motel at Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Blackkklansman at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm – Single-use plastics on Aquidneck Island at Clean Ocean Access

8 pm – Laughter for Locals Presented by Whats Up Newp at The Firehouse Theater

Tuesday, August 14th

11 am – No Tell Motel at Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Blackkklansman at Jane Pickens Theater

4:30 pm – Environmental Sailing Tour of Newport Harbor

6 pm to 9 pm –  Bioluminescence Night with an outdoor screening of Moana at Beavertail State Park

6 pm – Family Night Concert featuring Dick Lupino Band at Easton’s Beach

Wednesday, August 15th

11 am – No Tell Motel at Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Blackkklansman at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm to 8 pm – Fireside Music Series with The Teledynes at Newport Vineyards

5 pm – After5 Cleanup at Second Beach

5:30 pm – Addison Mizner: The Architect Whose Genius Defined Palm Beach at The Redwood Library

6:30 pm – Exploring Newport: Structures Society Song Sea and Sky at Channing Memorial Church

7 pm – Family Friendly Funnies at The Firehouse Theater

8 pm – Movies on the Rocks: The Princess Bride at Ballard Park

Thursday, August 16th

A Weekend Of Coaching returns to Newport August 16 – 19

11 am – Family Programs at the Rose Island Lighthouse

12 pm – Lively Lunch at Tuoro Park

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Blackkklansman at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm to 8 pm – Beers, Beats & Boardgames in Taproot at Newport Vineyards

5 pm – Music On The Porch featuring The Kane Brothers at The Eisenhower House

6 pm – An Evening with Dr. Allan Armitage at Pell Center

7:55 pm – Chef Flynn- newportFILM Outdoors 8/16 at St. George’s School

Friday, August 17th

A Weekend Of Coaching returns to Newport August 16 – 19

Ida Lewis Distance Race

4 pm to 8 pm – Winner Winner Nights at Ragged Island

4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Blackkklansman at Jane Pickens Theater

6 pm – No Tell Motel at Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

6:30 pm – New Belgium Brewing and Bike Newport Summer Rides

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

Saturday, August 18th

A Weekend Of Coaching returns to Newport August 16 – 19

Ida Lewis Distance Race

8 am – Newport SUP Cup 2018: Paddle for Access at Newport Shipyard

8 am to 10 am – Motors & Mansions at Salve Regina University

8:30 am to 12:30 pm – Farmers Market at Newport Vineyard

9 am – Fortress of Nightmares Construction & Build Day at Fort Adams

10 am – Book Signing at Coaching Parade at The Elms

12 pm – Newport County YMCA Doggie Dip

1 pm to 4 pm – Weekend Music Series presents The Royal Furs at Newport Vineyards

1:30 pm, 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Blackkklansman at Jane Pickens Theater

5 pm – Newport Polo: USA vs. Jamaica at Glen Farm

6 pm – No Tell Motel at 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.