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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 virtual events, lectures and walking tours throughout The Classic Coast. Black History Month…

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A Guide to New Year's in Newport

2023 brought us some of our favorite moments, events and memories to cherish, and while we're sad to see it go, we can't help but excite over the arrival of 2024. This year's line up of New Year's Eve and New Year's Day dinners, parties…

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Halloween in Newport: 13+ Festive Events To Check Out

You don't get to be a 384-year-old city without a few eerie sights and legends of ghoulish folklore. Each October, the city is packed with haunted happenings. Celebrate Halloween in Newport with frightening events like a party in a mansion…

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An Epic Labor Day Weekend in Newport

Summer brought us what will undoubtedly remain some our favorite memories of the year. We dined on rooftops and seaside patios, we relished in outdoor concerts all around town, devoured our fair share of lobster rolls, watched movies under…

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4 Ways to Celebrate National Lobster Day, September 25

Did you know lobster used to be considered poor man's food? Back in the 1700s, it was so over abundant that people became sick of it, resorting to feeding it to animals, prisoners and indentured servants. Native Americans even used it as…

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Newport Finds To Gift Mom This Mother's Day

It's time to spoil the one who does it all! Below are our favorite finds from local shops in and around Newport to celebrate the mom figure in your life. COVID-19 NOTE: When you're ready, we can't wait to welcome you back to The…

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The Newport Pell Bridge 50th Anniversary Celebration

To be frank, Newport Pell Bridge is the Rhode Island icon. It's so beloved on Instagram that it has it's own hashtag: #ThatNPTBridge. And if you ask anyone who's made the 2.1-mile journey across it, they'll often explain it conjures the…

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Long Weekend Picks: Veterans Day Weekend

For nearly 100 years, we've been honoring veterans for their service as a national holiday. This weekend, the holiday arrives on the Classic Coast with a weekend packed with things to do. Newport Restaurant Week continues through the…

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