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Saturday, October 24, 2020

Thirteen of Newport’s Historic Houses of Worship Will Participate in ‘First Freedom Open House’...

Celebrate the role of Newport’s historic religious communities in developing America’s commitment to Freedom of Religion. In a special celebration of freedom of religion, thirteen of Newport’s historic houses of worship are offering a unique...

EFC Newport serving as collection center for Operation Christmas Child

Throughout the country, families and communities are preparing shoeboxes filled with gifts to be distributed to children globally. For the third year running, Evangelical Friends Church (EFC) Newport will serve as the...

Newport County Dinner Club celebrating 30 years of promoting “Shop Local, Dine Local”

Hard to believe it, but the Newport County Dinner Club has been offering a fine local dining program for 30 years!  The Newport County Dinner Club (NCDC) is...

Karl’s Park Ave Pub permanently closes

Karl's Park Ave Pub in Portsmouth has permanently closed. "It is with great sadness to let you know Karl's Pub has closed its doors last week, Lucille Cabral, Assistant...

Things to do in Providence County this weekend: Oct. 2 – 4

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do out there this weekend in Providence County. As a reminder, those communities in Providence County include Central Falls, Cranston, East Providence,...
Art After Dark

What’s Up For This Week: Jan. 9 – 13

Discover what's up, happening, new and to do this weekend in and around Newport! Monday, January 9th 1pm - School Committee/City Council Liaison Mtg. at Newport Public Library 4pm - Basketball Skills Clinic with Bryant University at St. Michael's 4:30pm & 7pm...

Newport Vineyards Prepares for Harvest

At Newport Vineyards, the harvest bins are ready, the presses are thoroughly clean, and the de-stemmers are fine-tuned. As vineyard staff begins taking protective bird netting off the vines, owner Paul Nunes closely monitors...

Tiverton Public Library hosting Summer Concert Series’

Tiverton Public Library has announced their 2019 Summer Concert Series lineup. All concerts are scheduled on Thursdays from 6:00-7:30 pm on the Library Lawn. In the event of rain,...

WhatsUp Interviews: Charlie Parr and Darlingside – “First Timers” Head to Folk Festival

What does it mean to play the Newport Folk Festival? How does a musician approach such a career defining moment? This festival season, WhatsUpNewp is covering “first time” Folk and Jazz Festival performers. We asked...

36th Annual Black Ships Festival set for August 9 – 11

The Japan-America Society and Black Ships Festival of Rhode Island will host the 36th Annual Black Ships Festival on Friday, August 9th through the 11th. A delegation from Yokosuka, Japan will be...

Boots On The Ground For Heroes Memorial will honor U.S. Service Members killed post...

Operation Stand Down RI (OSDRI) will host their Annual Boots On The Ground For Heroes Memorial at Fort Adams State Park this weekend. In 2016, OSDRI launched the Boots on the Ground for...
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POLL: Where’s The Best Place For a Cup of Coffee in Newport, RI?

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 best place for a cup of  coffee is in The...

Live music and entertainment listings (September 8 – 10)

Discover where to find live music, karaoke, comedy, dancing and entertainment this weekend in and around Newport! YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE –20+ things to do this weekend (September 8 – 10) *Unless otherwise noted, the venue is located...

Rolling Stones concert announced at Gillette Stadium

Foxborough, MA - The brass at Gillette Stadium announced their first major concert today for the upcoming 2019 season, and it was a biggie. Kraft Sports + Entertainment’s President Jonathan Kraft and VP of Business...
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Things to do in Rhode Island this weekend: Sept. 18 – 20

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do across Rhode Island over this weekend, September 18 - 20, 2020. Things to in Rhode Island this weekend is presented...

Rhode Island native to compete on Food Network’s ‘Worst Cooks in America’

A Rhode Island native will be among the recruits and cooks that Chefs Anne Burrell and Tyler Florence will be whipping into tip-top culinary shape in the return of Food Network's Worst Cooks in America in January. The Food Network has...

Vanquish Boats Kicks Off Summer With a Launch Party at Newport Shipyard

Vanquish Boats has announced that the company will be hosting a Summer Launch Party on June 25, 2016 at the Newport Shipyard. From 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., all are invited to enjoy a cocktail, sponsored by KEEL vodka, and to...

What’s up with ‘November Project Newport’? Six things to know

If you're on Instagram or happen to drive by Easton's Beach often early, you've likely seen the large fitness community, known as November Project Newport, in one way or another doing their...

Volvo Ocean Race: Locked in and heading north

Over the past 48 hours each team has thrown their cards on the table, lining up west to east and committing to the routing they think will best fire them towards the steady, favourable...
Norey's

Great American Beer Bars: Norey’s named Best Beer Bar in Rhode Island

CraftBeer.com—the Brewers Association‘s website for beer lovers—released its annual list of Great American Beer Bars last week, celebrating establishments across all 50 states, D.C., and Puerto Rico, that readers voted as top spots to...
World Match Racing Tour

World Match Racing Tour: Day 3 Recap and Results

The World Match Racing Tour Newport entered its match racing phase today. While Newport Harbour was fog-free and blessed with sun all day, there was a long pause mid-way through the Qualifying Group Sail-offs...

Hotel Viking’s Hill Market Café opening on March 15th (Updated)

Hotel Viking has announced Hill Market Café, the latest addition to their property, will open in mid-March. Visitors to Hill Market Café, which is located adjacent to the hotel...

UPDATE: Anglo-American Baseball Project hopes to host World War I baseball game at Cardines...

The Anglo-American Baseball Project (AABP) has announced that they will present a World War I baseball game at Cardines Field in Newport on July 4th, 2018, in cooperation with the U.S. Naval War College. Update &...
The Point Association

Point Association Set to Host Annual Community Plant Sale on May 28th

The Point Association is pleased to announce that their annual community plant sale will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2016, 8am to noon, St. John’s Church parking lot, corner of Willow at Washington...
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Caleb & Broad Becomes Official Game Watch Spot for Providence College Friars in Newport

There is no better way to watch the Providence College Friars in NCAA tournament play than with others who love PC as much as you do. Tyler Bernadyn, a 2011 Providence College Graduate and bartender...