RI Hospitality Association appoints Charlie Holder to its Board of Directors

The RI Hospitality Association (RIHA) announced today the appointment of Newport resident Charlie Holder to its Board of Directors.

What to eat and drink this week in Newport County: Feb....

Here’s what’s up for the week ahead when it comes to dine, drink and deliciousness; Dine & Drink...

Newport Winter Festival: The Mooring will host its annual Samuel Adams...

The Mooring Seafood Kitchen & Bar will welcome the return of its annual Samuel Adams Beer Dinner as part of the Newport...

22 Bowen’s will host wine tasting with winemaker Kelley Fox on...

22 Bowen’s Wine Bar & Grille will welcome Oregon winemaker Kelley Fox, of Kelley Fox Wines, on Saturday, February 22nd from 6:00...

Newport Winter Festival: Results for 25th Annual Sam Adams Chili Cook-Off

The 25th Annual Sam Adams Chili Cook-Off, a signature event of Newport Winter Festival, was held at Gurney's Newport Resort & Marina...

Polar Pineapples: Ice bar popping up at Gurney’s this weekend

Polar Pineapples is returning to Goat Island this weekend. Gurney's Newport Resort & Marina invites you to treat yourself...

Record-breaking 39 burgers participating in 2020 Newport Burger Bender

Newport County’s most savory burger competition, the Newport Burger Bender, returns to Newport and Bristol Counties Feb. 14 to 23, 2020. Occurring in...

Newport Blues Cafe changing management, will temporarily close

The rumors aren't true, Newport Blues Cafe isn't permanently closing, becoming a hotel, becoming a restaurant, being changed into a store, or...

Nomi Park: Mission Group announces name, details for new restaurant at...

Get ready, a new restaurant is opening this spring in Newport. As What's Up Newp first reported back in...

Hammetts Wharf: Hotel, retail opening in June; restaurant soon after

The $29 million Hammetts Wharf construction project at the former Newport Yachting Center is just a few short months from completion.

What to eat and drink this week in Newport County: Feb....

Here’s what’s up for the week ahead when it comes to dine, drink and deliciousness; Dine & Drink...

Pizza Poll: The results are in!

It's National Pizza Day and the results of our Pizza Poll are in! We asked, "Who makes the...

The Final Countdown: Newport Burger Bender is almost here

Discover Newport, the official destination management organization for Newport and Bristol Counties, announced today a record-breaking 39 burgers have tossed their buns...

What to eat and drink this week in Newport County

It may be winter and it may be cold, but there is no reason to stay in during this time of the...

Bouchard Restaurant among OpenTable’s ‘Most Romantic Restaurants in America for 2020’

Taking the guesswork out of Valentine's Day, the most highly coveted date night of the year, OpenTable -- the world's leading provider of online...

Winter Break: When restaurants are taking time off this winter (2020...

It’s beginning to look a whole lot more like the off-season around Newport. Many restaurants have already temporarily closed or are preparing...

Texas BBQ Buffet on February 12th will benefit MLK Center

 On Wednesday, February 12th the Rotary Clubs of Middletown, Jamestown, Newport, and Portsmouth/Tiverton and the Newport Kiwanis, in conjunction with the Dr....

Where To Find Brunch in Newport

*Updated 1/28/2020. This story was originally published on January 5, 2015, it is routinely updated. * Brunch, the delicious combination of breakfast, lunch and alcohol...

Pizza Poll: Who makes the best slice in Newport?

Since National Pizza Day is coming up on February 9th, we're celebrating Newport's locally-owned pizza spots and giving you the chance to...

Newport Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival returning to Fort Adams...

Food Truck Festivals of America (FTFA) has confirmed with What's Up Newp that the Newport Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival will...

Forget Xmas in July, think “Jaws,” in January!

Imagine finding the perfect clamcake…and there’s a Winter Storm Warning in effect. That was my thought Saturday (Jan. 18) while driving through...

Daily deals, specials, and offers at Newport restaurants (Updated)

Newport, RI - Looking for cheap eats or dining deals in and around Newport? Here are some of the best cheap eats, happy hours,...

Live music, extensive bourbon menu added to Newport Marriott’s Plank Bar

The Newport Marriott’s Plank Bar, located in the hotel lobby, will host different musical acts each Friday evening from 6 to  9...