In the spirit of promoting the shop local movement, What’s Up Newp will be running Holiday Gift Guides this December, providing local shoppers a showcase of the best items available by shopping and supporting local. Local and area business are invited to participate in this special section and promotion.

These gift guides will be published on our website, included in our email newsletters, and be shared multiple times on our social media pages.
Our Holiday Gift Guides will publish as they fill up/no later than December 6th, 7th, and 8th, just in time for the 3rd Annual Newport Holiday Stroll.

  • Gifts Under $50  
  • Gifts Under $100  
  • Gifts Under $150  
  • Gifts Under $250  
  • Gifts Under $500  
  • Gifts $500 and above  

To find out more about being a part of the resource Newport County uses to shop for the holidays, please send an email to

The deadline to be in touch and find out how to be included in the Gift Guides is Wednesday, December 4th.

*Note – If you’re a current advertiser and want to be included in any of these guides, contact Ryan Belmore at

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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).