The Newport Art Museum’s Faculty & Student Holiday Arts & Crafts...

Newport Art Museum's Art After Dark, which recently received the 2017 Editor's Pick Award for Best Artsy Social Event by Rhode Island Monthly Magazine, is back on Thursday, December 13 from 5 - 9...

On This Day In Newport History: July 17, 1954 – First...

Photo of 1954 Newport Jazz Festival via Newport Jazz Festival The first Newport Jazz Festival, known as the First Annual American Jazz Festival, was held...

Aquidneck Growers Saturday Market moves indoors for the winter season

(New hours and new vendors for the Island's Saturday year-round farmers market! Photo via Aquidneck Growers Market) Middletown, RI - The Saturday farmers market will...

6 Best Places for Oysters in Newport

Photo: Midtown Oyster Bar Oysters - they’re filter-feeders, bottom-dwellers, and just downright delicious. The What'sUpNewp Crew has got the lowdown on the top six oyster joints close...

What’s Open, Closed and Happening On Christmas Eve in Newport

Looking to do some last minute shopping or for a place to grab a bite? Here's what's up! Merry Christmas Eve! THINGS TO KNOW Midtown Oyster Bar...

VIDEO: Newport County Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Winthrop kicks off 2018...

Newport, RI - At a press conference and community gathering this morning at Empire Tea & Coffee on Bellevue Avenue, The Newport County Chamber...

Let’s Keep It A Secret: Beautiful Places For The Ultimate Seaside...

During the summer months it's a harsh reality for Newport - that local beaches, especially Easton's and Sachuest are flooded with tourists and notably...

Newport Holiday Stroll set to return for first two weekends in...

The 2nd Annual Newport Holiday Stroll is set to take place Friday, December 1st - Sunday, December 3rd and Friday, December 8th - Sunday,...

UPDATE: Sephora Will Open Store in Downtown Newport on May 20th

This story was originally published on December 8, 2015.  What'sUpNewp has learned that International beauty and cosmetic giant Sephora will open a store in Newport,...

Crosswynds Traders of Narragansett to Open Location in Newport

Crosswynds Traders will be opening a second location in downtown Newport this spring. Known as “Narragansett’s Best-Kept Secret,” Crosswynds Traders is a favorite shopping spot...

Nautical Book Sale coming to IYRS Library

Newport, RI - Love books? Want to give books as gifts this holiday season? IYRS School of Technology & Trades (IYRS) has an event and...

Google Earth Took Most Recent Satellite Images Of Newport at The...

Google took new satellite imagery of Newport for Google Earth during a historic moment in the The City By The Sea's history, during the 2015 Volvo...

Report: North Sails Will Open Retail Store in Newport This Fall

North Sails, a world wide leader in sailmaking who already calls Newport home of their world headquarters, has plans to open a retail store...

The 15 Best Newport Instagrammers

Let’s face it, most of our daily lives are just not interesting enough to warrant flocks of followers anticipating our every post but here...

Attention Retailers: Sign up now to participate in 2018 Newport Holiday...

(Photo: The holiday season will be here before you know it. Photo Credit: Bowen's Wharf) It’s that time of year again when The City By...

Kiel James Patrick Will Open a Flagship Store in Downtown Newport...

This story was originally published on March 22, 2017. Kiel James Patrick plans to open a flagship store in Downtown Newport. Well known as "KJP", the Pawtucket-based...

USA Athletes Competing in Rio 2016 Olympic Games Receive Bags That...

Ralph Lauren, the official outfitter of the 2016 USA Olympic Team, identified a select group of manufacturers from across the United States to produce...

Has North Sails closed its retail store in Newport?

It appears that North Sails has closed their retail location in the heart of Newport at 172 Thames Street. On Monday evening and Tuesday morning,...

Spa Aficionados From Across New England are Coming to Newport to...

Spa aficionados from across the region are coming to Newport to visit The Bodhi Spa, New England’s premiere Hydrotherapy Day Spa. With more than 3,000-square-feet of serenity,...

Laura Jean Denim to Change Ownership in 2017

After more than 12 years, Laura Jean Denim will have new ownership beginning on February 1, 2017. Storeowner and Newport local, Laura Flynn, founded her...

Sephora and lululemon Are Now Open in Downtown Newport

Washington Square and Long Wharf Mall each welcomed new neighbors over the last few days. Sephora Sephora hosted Grand Opening at their new location at 49 Long Wharf...

FatFace Will Open Store in Newport, RI

FatFace, a UK based company that specializes in lifestyle clothing and accessories, is coming to Newport, RI. What'sUpNewp has confirmed that FatFace will open at...

Newport’s ‘Boss Lady’ of the Week: Tiffany Harrison Givens

‘Boss Lady Of The Week’ Is A Weekly Column That Highlights Empowering, Entrepreneurial and Inspiring Females In Our Community Tiffany Harrison Givens, owner of Harrison+Pike...

Helly Hansen Newport set to celebrate 20 years in business on...

On April 19, 1998, the Lasky family opened the Helly Hansen Newport store on Thames Street in Newport. The Lasky's and the team at the...

Sephora is Now Hiring For New Newport, RI Location

Sephora is now hiring for their new location in Newport, RI at 49 Long Wharf Mall that is expected to open this spring. What'sUpNewp was...