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...

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...

Green Envy, Newport’s Favorite Eco-Boutique, Will Morph Into New Entity

After over 8 years in business Newport's favorite Eco-Boutique is morphing into an exciting new entity. Green Envy will move to the internet where customers...

Life is Good Founders Will Visit Newport During First-Ever ‘Nationwide Optimism...

Life is Good Founders are hitting the road on their first-ever Nationwide Optimism Tour and they’re coming to Newport. The tour will bring the owners...

Bowler Lane Projects Announces Opening of LIL BIG

Newport’s up and coming art space, Bowler Lane Projects, has announced its latest exhibition, LIL BIG, an all-female group show.

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...

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,...

North Sails Collection store opening on Bannisters Wharf

North Sails has announce the opening of the North Sails Collection store in Newport. Located at 16 Bannisters Wharf,...

Aquidneck Island Businesses: Don’t miss the chance to be part of...

In the spirit of promoting the shop local movement, What's Up Newp will be running Holiday Gift Guides this December, providing local...

Portsmouth, RI Fashion Designer Recently Presented Runway Show in New York...

Chaz Aracil, recent Rhode Island School of Design Alumni and Portsmouth local, had his first large-scale presentation in New York City which took place on...

Newport’s ‘Boss Lady’ of the Week: Samantha Zigbuo

Samantha Zigbuo (or 'Sam Zig' as I like to call her) gave birth to her collection, Gypsy with a Zip Code, in 2015. Sam...

Newport Antique Collector Steve Maher Offers Affordable Prices

After spending decades as a general contractor, building establishments like The Red Parrott and The Pelham, Newport antique collector Steve Maher spends his senior...

Give Old Denim a New Purpose by Upcycling at Laura Jean’s...

Laura Jean Denim is holding a denim drive Wednesday, May 25 through Wednesday, June 15 that will upcycle donated jeans into housing insulation. Participants that donate...

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...

Throwback Thursday: Bill Burr Gives Video Tour Of Newport

Just before comedian Bill Burr performed at the Newport Comedy Series in 2012, he took to the streets of Newport! In this YouTube video, Burr...

Third Annual Newport Wellness Week returns January 18-25

Newport Wellness Week returns January 18-25, 2020 with a robust roster of events, special offers and deals throughout Newport and Bristol Counties dedicated...

Be Green Kids Consignment Sale to take place at Longplex Sports...

Tiverton, RI - Newport County’s largest kids’ consignment event, the semi-annual Be Green Kids Consignment Sale, will take place June 25-28, 2020, at...

Water Brothers moves back to Memorial Boulevard

Water Brothers is on the move again. Water Brothers announced on Wednesday that they have relocated back to 39...

Newport Holiday Stroll returns December 6th – 8th, Kristen Coates provides...

The 4th Annual Newport Holiday Stroll will take place in and around Newport December 6th - 8th, 2019. Kristen...

‘Dogs Of Newport’ 2020 calendar now available, dog lovers invited...

Love dogs, need a 2020 calendar, need a fun holiday gift, and want to help support a great charity? The 2020 Dogs of Newport...

UPDATE: lululemon Pop-Up Shop Will Open on May 20th

{Photo by Marial Maher/Visual Manor} This story was originally published on February 22, 2016. After a successful Summer of 2015 at 106 William Street, lululemon athletica  will once...

Lou Lou’s Decor Will Move From Portsmouth to Newport

Lou Lou's Decor, a boutique of fine furnishings and home accessories, will soon move from Clock Tower Square in Portsmouth to Bellevue Avenue in Newport,...

Newport Gallery Night returns on March 12th

Start off your spring by getting out to see the latest exhibitions around town. The Newport Gallery Organization is hosting Newport Gallery...

The Newport Show: July shopping event will feature antiques, art, and...

There is only one weekend event in Newport’s summer season that combines luxury, style, and philanthropy. That event is The Newport Show....

Ten Pounds of Feathers Designer Plans To Expand

When an artist invites you to their personal studio or workshop, it's an offer you should never refuse. It allows outsiders a chance to see...