Newport, RI – Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in Newport County, Rhode Island this week, August 10 – 17.

We’ll update this list as more events and meetings are announced so check back often for updates. Have something you’d like to see included here, email Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.

Monday, August 10

Things To Do  

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

Tuesday, August 11

Portsmouth Town Council to host Council Meeting on August 11, here’s what’s on the…

Today In Newport History: August 11, 1866 – First Roller Skating Rink Opens to…

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

Wednesday, August 12

Newport City Council to host next Regular Meeting on August 12, here’s what’s on…

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

Thursday, August 13

Governor Raimondo, Dr. Fauci to discuss reopening schools during virtual forum on August 13

Newport Gallery Night returns on August 13

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

Friday, August 14

“Jazz is a Rainbow” Tribute to Aretha Franklin Streaming August 14th

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet.

Saturday, August 15

Jamestown Arts Center to host a socially-distanced live music event on August 15

Ida Lewis Distance Race changes date to August 15

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet.

Sunday, August 16

Public invited to visit Colonial Jewish Cemetery on August 16

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet.

Monday, August 17

Today In Newport History: August 17, 1790 – George Washington Arrives In Newport

Things To Do

  • Nothing scheduled yet.

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet.

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).