Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in Newport County this week and weekend, December 14 – 20, 2020.

This story will be updated as more events and meetings are announced. Have something you’d like to see included here? Email Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.

Monday, December 14

Portsmouth Town Council to meet on Dec. 14, here’s what’s on the agenda

What’s Up in Newport County today: Monday, December 14

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

Tuesday, December 15

Santa to visit Newport neighborhoods on December 8, 10, 15, and 17

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

Wednesday, December 16

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

Thursday, December 17

Santa to visit Newport neighborhoods on December 8, 10, 15, and 17

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

Live on WUN (on our Facebook Page and website)

Friday, December 18

Lori McKenna Band to Stream Live from Club Passim Friday, Dec. 18

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

Saturday, December 19

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

Sunday, December 20

Common Fence Music to present Aine Minoque in live virtual concert on December 20

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room 

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What'sUpNewp. Although not the founder or original owner, Belmore has been with What'sUpNewp since its early beginnings in 2012.

Belmore was born in Providence, Rhode Island; grew up and graduated high school in Coventry, Rhode Island; and lived in Newport, Rhode Island for more than ten years. He 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 and his wife, Jen, as well as their two dogs (Aero and June), recently moved to Alexandria, Virginia. Belmore travels back and forth to Newport every couple of weeks to cover events, work on story ideas, to meet with What'sUpNewp's on-the-ground contributors, to visit friends, and to eat as much seafood as possible.

Belmore is a member of Local Independent Online News Publishers, Society of Professional Journalists, and the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.