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Jimmy’s Saloon Welcomes Musicians From Near and Far in October

Jimmy's Saloon is welcoming bands from England, Ontario, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Maine and more throughout the month of October...

Yesterday’s Belongings to be Auctioned Off to Public in October

After more than 40 years, Yesterday's closed its doors permanently on September 26th. What'sUpNewp has learned that everything that's left inside of Yesterday's will be...

POLL: Where’s The Best Place For a Cup of Coffee in...

Since we know many can't survive without your daily caffeine fix, we're going to the caffeine lovers of Newport to find out where the...

Where and How to Celebrate Fall in Newport, RI

Upon autumn’s arrival, Newport traditionally welcome a substantial increase in international visitors, meetings and conferences, motorcoach and cruise ship passengers.  There’s no doubt New...

Rhumbline Restaurant Will Close Permanently in October

Rhumbline  Restaurant will close permanently on Friday, October 9th. The business, liquor license, equipment and real estate is currently listed at $995,000 and has been on the market...

Yesterday’s to Close After 42 Years in Business

What'sUpNewp has confirmed that Yesterday's and The Place will close after 42 years of business on Saturday, September 26th. Going into their 42nd year of...

POLL: Who Serves Up Your Favorite Lobster Roll in Newport, RI

It's time to take on the big debate, the question that probably gets asked more than anything from visitors and locals alike in Newport,...

8 Dishes to Enjoy in Newport on National Lobster Day

National Lobster Day was made for Newport! The U.S. Senate designated September 25, 2015, as “National Lobster Day”; so it's a REAL holiday all should...

United States Senate has Designated Today as National Lobster Day

On August 5th, 2015, the United States Senate designated September 25th as National Lobster Day. The National Lobster Day resolution was Sponsored by Senator Angus...

VIDEO: FoxCT Experiences Newport Through Its Food

FoxCT recently took a day trip to Newport, RI and spent an afternoon with Rhode Island Red Food Tours. Rhode Island Red Food Tours took FoxCT...

Newport Storm Brewery Releases Red Dawn, a Russian Imperial Stout

Red Dawn hits shelves this week and marks the 10th beer to be released by the Newport Storm Brewery this year! A robust Russian...

Off Island Adventure for the Ultimate Oyster

Every year, more than 6.4 million Rhode Island oysters are sold for consumption* and the number of aquaculture farms in the state has increased...

Noteworthy Food, Beer & Wine Events Happening This Fall in Newport

With the arrival of fall in Newport on Wednesday, September 23rd comes plenty to quench your thirst, make you smile and keep you full....

50 Things to Eat in Newport, RI Before You Die

It's no secret that Newport is home to a wonderfully diverse variety of world-class restaurants, from fine dining to deliciously casual. The What'sUpNewp Crew has...

Fort Adams Expands Gift Shop Offerings to Include Food and Beverage

Fort Adams expands offerings of Gift Shop to include food and beverage, as well as a greater array of sundries and clothing.  The Gift...

Rhode Island Brewers Guild Unveils Advertising Campaign to Promote Local Beer

The Rhode Island Brewers Guild launched a new campaign this week to promote the local beer industry. Established in 2013, the Rhode Island Brewers Guild (www.ribrewersguild.org) is...

Entertainment and Live Music This Weekend | September 11 – 13

Here’s a look at what’s happening in Newport for live music and entertainment this weekend, enjoy! Don’t miss our look at 15 Fun Things To...

Perry Mill Tavern Will Close on September 10th, Last Call For...

On July 10th, the What'sUpNewp Crew brought you the news that the Owners Of Midtown Oyster Bar Have Purchased Perry Mill Tavern. What'sUpNewp has learned that...

Firehouse Pizza Looks to Reopen as ‘Firehouse 595’

The Firehouse Building, located at 595 Thames Street in Newport, RI, which once operated as Firehouse Pizza may soon reopen as Firehouse 595. Rui Reis,...

VIDEO: NESN’s ‘Wicked Bites’ Visits Diego’s

Wicked Bites, a show that features food, fun and sports from throughout New England on NESN, visited Diego's down on Bowen's Wharf in Newport recently. The...

New Oyster Bar Opens on Lower Thames Street

Scales & Shells opened 1/2 Shell, a new oyster room, bar and restaurant, to the public on Thursday, September 24th. 1/2 Shell will continue the traditions...

5 Reasons to Visit Newport Storm Brewery and Thomas Tew Distillery

This story was originally published on September 2, 2015. For those of you who are looking for a fun way to spend the day, start...

Newport Storm Introduces RIèzes, a Belgian Style Ale With a Rhode...

The Newport Storm Brewery has announced the release of RIèzes, a limited-edition craft beer, as the latest installment of their barrel aging beer program. Released in...

Forty 1 North Culinary Masters Series presents Patrick Feury

Forty 1 North Culinary Masters Series presents Patrick Feury, in partnership with Caledonia Spirits & Jasper Hill Farm Cheeses, on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 6:00pm Patrick Feury, executive chef and partner...

Local Restaurants are Recycling Shells to Help Restore Rhode Island’s Oyster...

The Nature Conservancy is working with Newport Restaurant Group, Midtown Oyster Bar and a few other local seafood restaurants to bring back native oysters and restore essential habitat in...

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