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Brittany Lauro

Brittany Lauro is the Social Media and Content Manager at Discover Newport. You can probably find her on Cliff Walk with her dog, Dusty any time of year, or with a glass of wine in-hand on a seaside deck somewhere.

5 Haunted Spots In + Around Newport

Newport is famous for miles of enchanting coastline, awe-inspiring Gilded Age architecture, an eclectic shopping scene and dynamic culinary marvels, not to mention our fair share of history (381 years to be exact). But truth be told, you…

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4 Tree Lightings Happening This Weekend

Spirits are officially bright in Newport as we head into the holiday season filled with enchanting sights, family-friendly fun, a handful of classic Christmas events, and holiday happenings for nearly each day of December. Not to mention…

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Guide: Family-Friendly Holiday Things To Do

Family friendly events and activities fill the calendar during this time of year as the holiday season arrives in and around Newport. From s'mores and hot cocoa by the fire to hands-on crafting and visits with Santa, this festive lineup of…

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The First Ever Harbor Lights Newport Is This Month

FAST FACTS + What: A festive way to kick off the fall season along the Newport waterfront. + Where: Marinas from the Newport Shipyard to the West Wind Marina at Waite's Wharf + When: September 20-21, 2019 from dusk to 10:00 PM +…

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New Tours, Galleries + More To Check Out Right Now

We may be one of the most historic cities in New England but you better believe we're constantly changing. From brand new tours highlighting corners of our seaside city you've never seen, to new galleries to engage our inner art enthusiast…

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18 New Places To Shop In + Around Newport

Newport is considered one of the most walkable cities in the U.S. We have a feeling it's because our cobblestone streets and bustling wharves are laden with quaint shops and boutiques just waiting to be discovered. This season brings a…

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