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MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of Discover Newport is to positively influence the economy of Newport and Bristol Counties, Rhode Island, which includes Barrington, Bristol, Jamestown, Little Compton, Middletown, Newport, Portsmouth, Tiverton and Warren, by marketing the region as a travel and tourism destination.
 

OUR VISION

Discover Newport aspires to provide an innovative, accessible and authentic experience that will enrich the lives of visitors to our destination and the residents of our nine coastal communities.

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Aerial View Of Ocean Drive Sunset In Newport, RI

March Must-Do's

You blink and February is over. Here's 20+ reasons to daydream 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.