about discover newport

Discover Newport is a non-profit destination management organization dedicated to the promotion of the City of Newport and its eight surrounding townships in Newport and Bristol Counties Rhode Island including Barrington, Bristol, Jamestown, Little Compton, Middletown, Newport, Portsmouth, Tiverton and Warren as a premiere destination for business and leisure travel.

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Aerial View Of Ocean Drive Sunset In Newport, RI

March Must-Do's

We blinked and February is over. Now we can't stop daydreaming of all things March on The Coast.

Goat island Aerial

Black History Month Events

February is known as Black History Month, an annual time that celebrates the history, heritage and diversity of the Black community with special events and lectures throughout The Classic Coast.

Saint Patrick's Day Parade at Midtown Oyster Bar in  Newport, RI

Newport St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Thousands of people line the streets of downtown Newport to enjoy the two-hour parade featuring pipe and marching bands, and a host of local organizations.