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 our community. Check back often as the calendar is updated often.
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This community events calendar is brought to you by Brick Alley Pub & Restaurant.

 

Taco Tuesday!

The Food Shack. 499 East Main Rd, Middletown

Every Tuesday at The Food Shack is Taco Tuesday! Dine-in and enjoy two tacos for $10 OR two tacos and a house margarita for $15

A Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff

Rosecliff 548 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI

Immerse yourself in RI's Most Unique Holiday Tradition Follow our young protagonist through the fabulous rooms of Rosecliff Mansion as she celebrates the holiday season with her family, battles with the Mouse King, dances with the Snow Queen, and travels with her beloved Nutcracker to the magical Land of Sweets! The first act of this […]

Appreciation Day

The Food Shack. 499 East Main Rd, Middletown

Thank you to all Teachers, First Responders, and Active Military for all that you do! We are happy to brighten up your week a bit by offering 15% off your meal on Wednesdays! *Please provide a valid ID.

Senior Ballroom Dance Classes

Common Fence Point Community Center 933 Anthony Rd, Portsmouth

This class is for adults 55 & older who would like to learn or brush up on their ballroom dancing. This class meets weekly at the Common Fence Point Arts Wellness & Community Center, 933 Anthony Rd. Portsmouth, RI.

$6.00

A Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff

Rosecliff 548 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI

Immerse yourself in RI's Most Unique Holiday Tradition Follow our young protagonist through the fabulous rooms of Rosecliff Mansion as she celebrates the holiday season with her family, battles with the Mouse King, dances with the Snow Queen, and travels with her beloved Nutcracker to the magical Land of Sweets! The first act of this […]

Mel LIVE at The Irish American Club

Irish American Athletic Club 642 Thames St, Newport

Hump Day, Wacky Wednesday, whatever you want to call it! Come on down to the IA every Wednesday for live music with Mel and good times 🍻

FREE

Holiday Open House

Colony House Washington Square, Newport, RI

Visit the 1739 Colony House before Christmas in Newport’s opening ceremony and enjoy the ambiance of this historic structure. Browse for holiday gifts from the Museum of Newport History’s pop-up shop and purchase tickets for the popular Holiday Lantern Tour. Admission is free, donations are welcome.

Free, donations welcome

Double Time!

The Food Shack. 499 East Main Rd, Middletown

Visit The Food Shack for nachos, tacos, and drinks! From 4 - 6PM the price of nachos will be double the time (i.e at 4:00PM a tray of nachos will be $8) check out more daily deals at 401FoodShack.com

FirstWorks presents Montréal’s Le Patin Libre

BankNewport City Center – The Providence Rink 2 Kennedy Plaza, Providence

First Works is kicking off the Three Nights of Lights festival in Rhode Island with an ice skating extravaganza! The Le Patin Libre international, contemporary ice skating group is putting on three FREE performances of “Carte Blanche” at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm. The final performance wraps up the night with an ice skating dance party […]

Free

A Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff

Rosecliff 548 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI

Immerse yourself in RI's Most Unique Holiday Tradition Follow our young protagonist through the fabulous rooms of Rosecliff Mansion as she celebrates the holiday season with her family, battles with the Mouse King, dances with the Snow Queen, and travels with her beloved Nutcracker to the magical Land of Sweets! The first act of this […]

A Rough Point Holiday

Rough Point Museum 680 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI

Experience the holiday traditions and winter caretaking practices at Rough Point Museum during the coziest and merriest days of the year. The house is open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (excluding December 24 and 25).

$8 – $15

Burgers and Brews

The Food Shack. 499 East Main Rd, Middletown

The Food Shack is featuring a special Friday night burger menu! Plus you'll receive $4 off when you order a burger, burrito, or sandwich with a local draft beer. for more daily deals visit 401FoodShack.com

Newport History Walking Tours: Holiday Lantern Tour

Museum of Newport History and Shop 127 Thames Street, Newport, RI

Special Holiday Tour! Hear the history of early American holiday traditions on an evening walk. Learn how Newporters did, or didn’t, observe the holidays. $20 for adults, $8 for children 5-12 years old, $15 for NHS Members, $15 for Active Duty or Retired Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Purchase of a NHS […]

Free – $20

Free Zoom Gentle Yoga with Rev Shelley Dungan

Online via ZOOM

This gentle yoga practice is created to be highly accessible to everyone who feels the desire to stretch, relax and discover their own peaceful inner sacred center. We begin each class with Mindfulness Meditation, followed by gentle yoga and conclude with guided relaxation. We broadcast each Monday evening from Common Fence Point Community Center in […]

Free

A Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff

Rosecliff 548 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI

Immerse yourself in RI's Most Unique Holiday Tradition Follow our young protagonist through the fabulous rooms of Rosecliff Mansion as she celebrates the holiday season with her family, battles with the Mouse King, dances with the Snow Queen, and travels with her beloved Nutcracker to the magical Land of Sweets! The first act of this […]

Improv with the Bit Players

The Firehouse Theater 4 Equality Park Place, Newport, RI

The Bit Players are a fast paced and energized group of improvisation master-minds. Their high energy LIVE shows are modeled after the hit TV show "Whose Line is it Anyway?". Full of hysterical characters, hilarious games, and side-splitting musical numbers these shows will leave you wanting more every time. No two shows are ever the […]

Community Yoga

Forty 1° North 351 Thames Street, Newport, RI

Come join us for yoga at Forty One North, one of the most beautiful settings in downtown Newport. Complimentary refreshments following the practice. PLEASE CALL 401.846.8018 to reserve your place. Namaste

Community Yoga

Forty 1° North 351 Thames Street, Newport, RI

Come join us for yoga at Forty One North, one of the most beautiful settings in downtown Newport. Complimentary refreshments following the practice. PLEASE CALL 401.846.8018 to reserve your place. Namaste

Lucy’s Hearth Designer Wreath Sale

Easton's Beach Rotunda 175 Memorial Blvd, Newport

Come look at and shop designer wreathes hand-made by Newport and Rhode Island community members and employees on December 3, 2022 from 9AM-12PM at Easton's Beach Rotunda in Newport. All sales directly benefit the families and programs at Lucy's Hearth, Newport County's shelter for families with children.

Free

A Rough Point Holiday

Rough Point Museum 680 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI

Experience the holiday traditions and winter caretaking practices at Rough Point Museum during the coziest and merriest days of the year. The house is open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (excluding December 24 and 25).

$8 – $15

Crossing the Pell: A unique virtual reality experience

Old Colony House Washington Square, Newport, RI

Visitors to Crossing the Pell, a virtual reality (VR) installation, will have the unique opportunity to traverse the iconic Claiborne Pell Bridge on foot or on bicycle and drink in breathtaking views of Narragansett Bay. The experience is made possible by the visionary work of Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) Interior Architecture students and […]

Free

James L. Maher Center Pop-up Tree & Wreath Sale at Castle Hill Inn

Castle Hill Inn 590 Ocean Drive, Newport

Enjoy complimentary hot cocoa, cider, holiday music, and even a magical Letters to Santa mailbox where you can post letters to the North Pole ... while browsing beautiful balsam trees, wreaths, and other greenery from Maine’s northernmost forests on the Castle Hill Inn’s idyllic seaside Chalet Lawn. Take a deep breath of crisp ocean air […]

Newport History Walking Tours: Discover Colonial Newport

Museum of Newport History and Shop 127 Thames Street, Newport, RI

Hear stories of entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial period. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Active Duty or Retired Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Purchase of a NHS Walking Tour ticket also includes complimentary admission to the Museum […]

Free – $15

Gift Wrapping- Girl Scout Fundraiser

Middletown Public Library 700 West Main Road, Middletown, Array

Get your holiday gift wrapping done and support Girl Scout Troop 602 with their fundraising plans for a service trip to Thailand in 2024. Donations gratefully accepted. December 3, 10, & 17, 11:00 AM- 3:00 PM.

Trinity Church’s Annual Silver Tea and Crafts

Trinity Church Newport, One Queen Anne Square One Queen Anne Sq, Newport

After a two-year hiatus, Trinity Church’s Annual Silver Tea will be held on Saturday, December 3rd, from 1 – 4 PM, in Honyman Hall, on Queen Anne Square in Newport. This longstanding Christmas in Newport event hosted by Trinity is always a great kick off to the holiday season. Classic afternoon tea sandwiches and sweets […]

$15.00