Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in Newport County this weekend, August 28 – 30, 2020.

Friday, August 28th


On This Day – August 28, 1987: Actor John Huston dies in Middletown

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • 1 pm: WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Terri Cortvriend, candidate for House District 71 (Portsmouth, Middletown)
  • 3 pm: WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Chris Semonelli, candidate for House District 71 (Portsmouth, Middletown)

Saturday, August 29th

This Day In Newport History – August 29, 1778: Battle of Rhode Island

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

Sunday, August 30th

Things To Do

 JPT Film & Event CenterVirtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

What’s Up Newp Live
on our Facebook Page and website

  • Nothing scheduled just yet, check back for updates.

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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).