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Best Things to do This Week in Newport | October 26...

Photo by Morgan Macia/Macia Photography The last week of October is already here, where did our beloved fall go? Anyway, Halloween is right around the...

Final day of Fortress Of Nightmares at Fort Adams is Here

Fortress of Nightmares returns to Fort Adams in October for its eighth season in a row.  Fortress of Nightmares is a haunted attraction featuring...

5 Best Things To Do In And Around Newport This Weekend...

Photo by Marial Maher/Visual Manor It's official, now that Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival and International Oktoberfest is behind us we're all feeling that fall is...

7 Spooky Things to do in Newport This October

As the end of October approaches in Newport a spooky wind sweeps in and strange things begin to go bump in the night. Here's all that's...

5 Reasons to Visit Fort Adams This Fall

Fort Adams, a National Historic Landmark and the largest coastal fortress in North America, is a place that all locals and tourists should visit...

Preparations are Underway for Christmas at the Newport Mansions

Christmas at the Newport Mansions is just one month away, and preparations are well underway to dress The Breakers (1895), The Elms (1901) and...

Newport Art Museum’s Faculty & Student Holiday Art Sale to Feature...

The Newport Art Museum will host its annual Faculty and Student Holiday Arts Sale, Friday, November 27, 12 - 4pm and Saturday, November 28, 10am...

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...

Newport Art Museum’s Coleman Center Now Enrolling for Holiday Workshops

The Newport Art Museum's art school, the Coleman Center for Creative Studies, is now enrolling students for holiday themed workshops in ceramics, calligraphy and painting.  The...

5 Best Things To Do In and Around Newport This Week

Photo by Marial Maher/Visual Manor Hard to believe it's almost November, where has the year gone? Don't let the cooler temps fool you, plenty of...

The Do’s and Don’ts of the 25th Annual Bowen’s Wharf Seafood...

Bowen's Wharf will host their 25th annual Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival on October 17th and 18th. Check out the list below and keep these little...

5 Best Things To Do In And Around Newport This Weekend...

Heads up, it's going to be a great weekend in and around Newport! With the Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival, Fortress Of Nightmares, International Oktoberfest and...

25 Years Later: Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival Continues to Reinvent Itself

From its inaugural celebration in October 1990, the Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival offers exactly that: seafood, and plenty of it. The event has grown to...

Explore The World Of Oysters at Hotel Viking on November 7th

Photo by Marial Maher/Visual Manor Join the What'sUpNewp Crew for Oyster Explorers as we sip and slurp on November 7th at Hotel Viking with Oyster...

1916 Centennial Committee to Host Irish Historical Presentation in Newport

The Easter Rising of 1916 Centennial Remembrance Committee of Rhode Island will hold a multi-media historical presentation on Sunday, October 18 at 3:00 p.m....

Fort Adams Will Appear on Syfy’s ‘Ghost Hunters’ Tonight

Fort Adams State Park will be featured on Ghost Hunters tonight, October 14th at 9:00pm, on Syfy . In each episode, Jason Hawes and his team...

Newport Art Museum Curator to give Gallery Talk on “Reviving Durr...

The Newport Art Museum invites guests to an afternoon Gallery Talk on Reviving Durr Freedley: Newport's Forgotten Artist on Sunday, October 18 at 2pm in the Museum's...

Make Strides in the Fight Against Breast Cancer in Rhode Island...

Today is "No Bra Day", a day created to reportedly raise awareness for breast cancer. Not wearing a bra will not save lives from breast...

Public Invited to Tour SSV Oliver Hazard Perry During Bowen’s Wharf...

(photo credit Onne van der Wal) This weekend (October 17-18), attendees at the 25th Annual Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival in Newport will enjoy an opportunity...

Fort Adams Will Host Laser Tag Battles in October

Photo by Morgan Macia/What'sUpNewp Fort Adams will be holding laser tag battles in the inner ditch area of the fort.  Participants can wage their own...

Local Flavor and Family Friendly Festivals Mark Newport County’s Most Majestic...

It’s no wonder why people from around the world flock to New England during our resplendent autumn months. Festivals abound, the harvest is bountiful...

Waterfront Events Set to Host Fall Waterfront Reggae Festival in Providence

Leading up to the International Oktoberfest on October 17th and 18th, Waterfront Events has announced they will host a Fall Waterfront Reggae Concert on...

Art League of RI Sponsors Stem to Steam from the...

On Wednesday, October 14th, from 7-9pm, the Art League of RI will present STEM to STEAM at the Newport Art Museum. Presented by Babette Allina,...

Halloween Movie Night at Ballard Park Will Include ‘Hotel Transylvania’ and...

For the past two weeks the public has voted on which movies they’d like to see at the 2nd Annual People’s Credit Union’s Halloween Movie...

Things You Must Do in Newport This October

From a pig roast to Newport Seafood Festival, here are the top events that you shouldn't miss in and around Newport this October! 1 -...