Blithewold Daffodil Days 2022

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Experience Rail Bike Tours with Rail Explorers

In September 2012, co-founder of Rail Explorers Mary Joy Lu was watching one of her favorite Korean soap operas when she noticed an unusual pedal-powered apparatus traveling along a set of railroad tracks. Ten days later, she was on a…

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Newport and the Gilded Age

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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Picnic on the Grounds of the Newport Mansions

Newport is blessed with some pretty dreamy weather most months out of the year. Plenty of sea breeze and sunny locales make for picnic-worthy settings all around town. This year welcomes the return of the picnic experience at the former…

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Daffodil Days Bloom in Newport + Bristol This April

Just as millions of hibernating daffodils prepare to make their debut along the city's cobblestone paths and sun-drenched shores, Newport and Bristol counties prepare to celebrate with two annual celebrations. NEWPORT DAFFODIL DAYS APRIL…

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2023 Newport St. Patrick's Day Parade

With 384 years under its belt, you could say Newport is steeped in history. From the oldest tavern, continuously operating library and synagogue in the country, to breathtaking Gilded Age mansions and the largest collection of Colonial Era…

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Ice Skating at Newport Harbor Island Resort

As temperatures drop, Newport Harbor Island Resort transforms their North Lawn into a wintry wonderland complete with an ice skating rink and pop-up igloos. Glide across the ice with unobstructed views of the Newport Bridge, Goat Island…

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Newport With Kids: The Fall Edition

Summer may be coming to a close but family fun in Newport is still at its peak. Just as the crisp air settles in, so does a brand new roster of family-friendly festivals, events and outdoor activities that everyone in your crew will love…

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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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Free Event: Bowen's Wharf Annual Seafood Festival

There are few better ways to experience a place than through its food. When you're on The Classic Coast, you may find your hankering for fresh seafood a bit heightened (Who could blame you—you're on an island after all). When the craving…

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