Welcome to What’s Up Newp’s Event Calendar for Newport County! 

This is a community calendar, what you see here has been added by the What’s Up Newp Crew or added by a local event organizer, business, or reader. Check back often as the calendar is updated 24/7/365. If you would like to add an event to this calendar, you can Submit An Event Here

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Newport’s British Occupation

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. In 1777 as the Revolutionary War officially began, 7,000 British and Hessian soldiers invaded Newport creating an occupation that lasted for nearly 3 years. Join an expert tour guide wearing an authentic 18th century British military uniform and explore the sites and stories of the soldiers and citizens affected during […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Golden to Gilded

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Discover Newport’s transformation from colonial Golden Age to Gilded Age summer colony. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance online at NewportHistoryTours.com, cash […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Legends & Lore

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Did the British Army steal the town records when they withdrew from Newport during the American Revolution; is there a tunnel on Touro Street; did an artist on Mill Street discover the tomato? This tour, presented by a guide in historical clothing, teases out the truth from the fiction in […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Society: The Point Neighborhood

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Explore the rich colonial history of the craftsmen, merchants, religious dissenters and other personalities who once called this historic neighborhood. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must […]

$10 – $15

NEW! Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: People of the Past

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Learn about the people who lived in early Newport and helped shape the city’s rich history. This 45-minute tour is presented by a guide wearing authentic historical clothing. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Road to Revolution

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Riots and rebellion, enemies and allies! Learn about Newport’s role during the American Revolution. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance online at […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Discover Colonial Newport

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Uncover stories of 18th century entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity from the city’s founding through the 18th century. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Common Burying Ground

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Dig into the stone carvers, their art and the diverse people buried there who helped shape Newport’s history. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Walking Tour: Discover Colonial Newport

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Hear stories of 18th century entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial era. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Rogues & Scoundrels

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Learn where scoundrels lived, pirates profited and where criminals were punished. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance online at NewportHistoryTours.com, cash payments […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Walking Tour: Discover Colonial Newport

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Hear stories of 18th century entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial era. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance […]

$10 – $15

Living History Event: Masculine Fashions of the 18th Century

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

The Newport Historical Society is presenting a socially distanced living history event in the Colony House on Saturday, September 12, 2020 from 10am to 2pm. Free, donations welcome. Face masks and socially distancing 6 feet from anyone not in your "quaranteam" required. Two costumed living historians will portray an 18th century tailor’s apprentice and a […]

Free, donations welcome.

Newport Historical Walking Tour: Discover Colonial Newport

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Hear stories of 18th century entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial era. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance […]

$10 – $15

Living History Event: Feminine Fashions of the 18th Century

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

The Newport Historical Society is presenting a socially distanced living history event in the Colony House on Saturday, September 5, 2020 from 10am to 2pm. Free, donations welcome. Face masks and socially distancing 6 feet from anyone not in your "quaranteam" required. Two costumed living historians will discuss and demonstrate styling a lady’s hair, applying […]

Newport Historical Walking Tour: Discover Colonial Newport

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Hear stories of 18th century entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial era. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance […]

$10 – $15

NEW! Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Point Neighborhood

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. The Point Neighborhood tour highlights the rich colonial history of the craftsmen, merchants, religious dissenters and other personalities who once called this historic neighborhood home. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and […]

$15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Discover Colonial Newport

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Hear stories of 18th century entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial era. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance […]

$15.00

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Golden to Gilded

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Explore Newport’s transformation from colonial Golden Age to Gilded Age summer colony. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance online at NewportHistoryTours.com, cash […]

$10 – $15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Common Burying Ground

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Dig into the stone carvers, their art and the diverse people buried there who helped shape Newport’s history. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased […]

$15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Discover Colonial Newport

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Hear stories of 18th century entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial era. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance […]

$15.00

Living History Event: The Stamp Act Riots of 1765

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

The Newport Historical Society is pleased to offer a socially distant living history program. On Saturday, August 15th from 10am-2pm, two costumed living historians will interpret at the Colony House behind stanchions. The historical interpreters will represent opposing viewpoints during the Newport Stamp Act Riots of August 1765 and debate about the growing tensions concerning […]

$15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Rogues & Scoundrels

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Learn where scoundrels lived, pirates profited and where criminals were punished. And a socially distant living history program at the Colony House 10am-2pm: The Stamp Act Riots of August 1765. Be sure to make time to speak with the living historians before or after your tour. Tours depart from the […]

$15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Discover Colonial Newport

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Hear stories of 18th century entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial era. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance […]

$15.00

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Golden to Gilded

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Explore Newport’s transformation from colonial Golden Age to Gilded Age summer colony. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance online at NewportHistoryTours.com, cash […]

$15

Newport Historical Society Walking Tour: Discover Colonial Newport

Colony House Washington Square, Newport

Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org. Hear stories of 18th century entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial era. Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance […]

$15.00

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