Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport, Rhode Island this Newport Jazz Festival weekend!

Friday, August 3rd

8:30 am – Newport BayCamp with Save The Bay

10 am to 7 pm – 2018 Newport Jazz Festival at Fort Adams State Park

4 pm to 8 pm – Liege Waffle Nights at Ragged Island

4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Three Identical Strangers at Jane Pickens Theater

5:30 pm – Sunset in Marrakesh at Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina

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

7 pm- Midnight in Marrakesh at Rosecliff

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

8 pm – Newport Jazz Festival Friday Night Concert at the International Tennis Hall Of Fame

Saturday, August 4th

6:45 am – Save The Bay’s 42nd Annual swim fundraiser

8 am – Cars & Coffee at Chateau Sur Mer

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

10 am to 7 pm – 2018 Newport Jazz Festival at Fort Adams State Park

10 am to 4 pm – Antiques Festival & Classic Auto Show at Little Compton Historical Society

10 am – Take Me Fishing Day at Sachuest Point

1 pm to 4 pm – Weekend Music Series presents Orange Whip at Newport Vineyards

2 pm – Ford GT Unveiling at Newport Car Museum

2:30 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Three Identical Strangers at Jane Pickens Theater

4 pm to 8 pm – Mission Nights at Ragged Island Brewing Company

5 pm – Newport International Polo Series at Glen Farm

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

6 pm – Pint Night with New Belgium at Brick Alley Pub

7 pm – NYC Comedy Invades Newport at Newport Craft Brewing & Distilling Co.

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

Sunday, August 5th

10 am to 7 pm – 2018 Newport Jazz Festival at Fort Adams State Park

10 am – Gardening with the Masters at Newport Restoration Foundation

1 pm to 4 pm – Weekend Music Series: Alex2e at Newport Vineyards

1 pm to 7 pm – Three Angels Fund 9th Annual Fundraiser at Kempenaar’s Clambake Club

2:30 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Three Identical Strangers at Jane Pickens Theater

3 pm – 3 Hour Racing with 12 Meter Charters

3 pm to 6 pm – NIMFest presents 50s/60s/Bluegrass with Kane Brothers, Lizzie James & the Greystone Rail at King Park

6 pm to 9 pm – Boats & Bowties at Newport Shipyard

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Ryan Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp, LLC. Belmore has led What's Up Newp since December 2012. Belmore also serves as the Sr. Editor - North America for Mountain News - publisher of OnTheSnow. In his spare time, Belmore serves as the Vice President for the Board of Directors at Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors at Lucy's Hearth. Belmore is also a member and supporter of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.