Photo Gallery: Day #2 of 2016 Newport Folk Festival

Day #2 of the 2016 Newport Folk Festival got underway today at Fort Adams State Park with Cactus Blossoms opening the day and Patti Smith closing out...

Newport Tour Guides & Greeters News #64: Spring begins

The St. Patrick’s Day Parade is over, but the celebrating continues as Spring has finally arrived and there is a hint of...

Newport To Nashville: Emily Hahn, Avi Jacob will bring original music...

The Newport Playhouse and Cabaret Restaurant will once again be transformed into a listening room tonight for their singer-songwriter series "Newport to Nashville". Newport...

Food Network’s ‘The Great Food Truck Race’ will be filming at...

Newport Vineyards and the Aquidneck Growers' Market announced on Thursday that The Food Network's The Great Food Truck Race, hosted by Tyler...

Ray LaMontagne Will Play 2016 Newport Folk Festival

The Newport Folk Festival has announced that singer-songwriter, Ray LaMontagne, will perform at their 2016 festival at Fort Adams State Park. LaMontagne, scheduled to perform on...

Newport Art Museum to host Spring Art Excursion to the...

The Newport Art Museum will host a Museum Art Excursion to New Britain, CT on Sunday, April 5, 2020. Guests will depart the Newport Art Museum on a...

Audrain Automobile Museum announce plans to host inaugural Audrain’s Newport Concours...

Newport, RI - The Audrain Automobile Museum has announced plans to host their inaugural Audrain's Newport Concours & Motor Week. Audrain’s Newport Concours & Motor...

Pierre Cardin has Bowed Out of Runway Show at The Breakers...

Pierre Cardin has had to cancel his trip to Newport this weekend. The legendary fashion designer was scheduled to host a fashion runway show at...

WhatsUp Interview: Cimarron at Newport Folk Festival

Which band travelled the farthest to the 2019 Newport Folk Festival? The answer would probably be Cimarron, a band that travelled all...

IYRS School of Technology & Trades to Appear on This Old...

Newport’s local post-secondary technical and trade school received a visit last year from hosts of This Old House® as they filmed a project...

What’s up in Newport this week: June 10 – 17

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this first week of June! Monday, June...

What’s Up For This Week: Feb. 13 – 17

Here’s what’s happening for events, activities, live music and entertainment in and around Newport, RI this week! Monday, February 13th 1pm - City/School Liaison Subcommittee Meeting at Newport...

Podcast: Discussion with Brenda Nienhouse, Executive Director of the Newport Opera...

Sparks fly as a welder works on the stage; construction workers dig where an elevator will take patrons to a second-floor lobby. As layers...

Aquidneck Community Table, Jane Pickens Theater to present ‘Fantastic Fungi’ on...

Aquidneck Community Table has partnered with the Jane Pickens Theater and Event Center to bring the exciting new film narrated by Brie...

Norman Bird Sanctuary’s Annual Harvest Fair will feature more than a...

Norman Bird Sanctuary invites music lovers to the 44th Annual Harvest Fair this weekend, featuring an impressive lineup of bands and musicians to keep...

‘Toys as Art Show’ joins the Marvels of Winter at Newport...

Bruneau and Co. Auctioneers has announced that they will present "Toys as Art" on Sunday, Feb. 17th from 1-4 pm at the...

15+ things to do this week in and around Newport: Nov....

Discover all that's happening, new and to do in and around Newport, RI. Monday, November 20th 10 am - Intermediate Water Colors at Portsmouth Arts Guild 2:15...

Guide to 2017 Newport Folk Festival Events and After Parties

The 2017 Newport Folk Festival is here and there are more events and after parties scheduled than ever before! The What’sUpNewp Crew has put together a list...

What’s up for this weekend in and around Newport: December 29...

Discover all that's happening, new and to do in and around Newport County this weekend. Friday, December 29th 10 am to 9 pm – Newport Skating Center...

Newport Historical Society’s Holiday Events Will Include Tours, a Revolutionary War-era...

The holidays are a great time to explore Newport’s early history, whether on foot, during a special event or by chatting with costumed interpreters....

Matsiko World Orphan Choir to perform at Emmanuel Church on May...

The Matsiko World Orphan Choir will be sharing its inspirational message of hope at Emmanuel Church in Newport on Monday, May 6th at...

“Six Picks” Holiday Music Edition

Looking for a unique Christmas gift? Well, it’s never a better time to check some local musicians. We’ve got a special “6 Picks” this...

David Lubin to present ‘Whitney at War: Healing, Death, and...

Newport Art Museum's Art After Dark is back on Thursday, July 11 from 5 - 8 pm. Each Art After Dark has unique programming for the whole family. This event joins the ranks...

What’s Up This Weekend: 20+ things to do, live music and...

Discover all that's happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this weekend. Thursday, December 26th

Newport live music and entertainment guide: Dec. 1 – 3

Our Newport Live Music and Entertainment Guide is Newport County’s premier and most comprehensive source for live music and entertainment in our area. Here’s a...