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Celebrate the Gilded Age in Newport

During the Gilded Age, America’s wealthiest families flocked to Newport, turning the area into their summertime playground. The popular HBO series, The Gilded Age, has peaked the public’s curiosity about this era of high society. From the…

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A Royal Experience with Lady Carnarvon in Newport

"If the Crawley family of Downton Abbey were American, they'd summer at Newport,” wrote Associated Press contributor Michelle R. Smith. Now is your chance to welcome Summer in Newport with Lady Carnarvon of Downton Abbey's unforgettable…

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Newport Flower Show Blooms this June

The 2022 Newport Flower Show will celebrate Eden...A Personal Paradise, from fantasy gardens to modern farms, with a variety of special events, beautiful floral designs, impressive horticulture exhibits, stunning garden displays, unique…

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Quahog Week Celebrates RI State Shell

Quahog Week, returning Sunday, May 15 - Saturday, May 21, celebrates local restaurants, markets, fishermen, and food-based businesses committed to growing the smallest state's local food economy, while shining a light on the quahog and its…

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Mother's Day in Newport: Brunch, Adventures + More

Cheers to the woman who does it all. On Mother's Day (and every other day, for that matter) she deserves the best. Our roundup of things to do in + around Newport includes the perfect restaurants (brunch is essential), relaxing harbor…

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2022 Newport Craft Brew Race

The nationally acclaimed event series known for its celebration of local craft brewing, Craft Brew Races, features a 5k followed by a craft beer festival. Open to beer lovers of all speeds, the annual race is held at Fort Adams State Park…

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20+ Reasons to Visit Newport in May

May might just be one of our favorite months. Outdoor patios reopen for the season, sailboats return to the water and we find ourselves reunited with the ocean breeze. Not to mention, May packs a punch with the return of some highly…

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Newport Pride Weekend 2022

Every year, Newport Pride Weekend takes place throughout Newport, celebrating the LGBTQ+ community while promoting love, acceptance, inclusivity and diversity. This year, Pride Weekend returns June 24 - 26 with a full line-up of exciting…

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