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Guide: Newport Classical Music Festival

Originally founded in 1969, and previously known at Newport Music Festival (NMF), Newport Classical has a rich legacy utterly devoted to classical music here in Newport. Newport Classical embodies timeless music for today with a year-round…

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A Guide to New Year's in Newport

2022 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 2023. This year's line up of New Year's Eve and New Year's Day dinners, parties…

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Restaurants Serving Up Christmas Dinner

The happiest season of all gets even better as local restaurants prepare decadent fetes to celebrate the holiday. From a traditional feast of seven fishes on Christmas Eve to butternut squash and apple cider soup all the way down to…

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The 52nd Annual Bowen's Wharf Tree Lighting

*EVENT UPDATE: Due to weather, the 52nd Annual Bowen's Wharf Tree Lighting has been postponed to Sunday, December 4. FAST FACTS What: Bowen's Wharf Christmas Tree Lighting When: Sunday, December 4* Time: Festivities begin at 12:30, Tree…

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Free Event: Newport Illuminated Boat Parade

*PARADE UPDATE* Due to weather and lack of entries for the proposed rain date, the Newport Illuminated Boat Parade is canceled for this year. See you in 2023! THE DETAILS Bundle up and head to the harbor for the Illuminated Boat Parade as…

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20+ Things To Do This December

Things are merry and bright in Newport as we make our way into December. From classic holiday happenings and festive igloo pop-ups, to tree lightings around town and plenty of family-friendly events, our holiday spirit is officially at an…

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2022 Holiday Gift Guide

Shopping for other people is admittedly hard work. And finding something special each year that your loved ones will adore (not to mention find useful) is even harder. The good news: We did the hard work for you. For him, for her, and from…

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Guide to Holiday Shopping in + around Newport

No matter who's on your list, these eclectic spots for shopping have you covered. From bustling wharves to quaint cobblestone byways, find candlelit shops filled with unique finds to conquer your holiday shopping. LONG WHARF MALL +…

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Thanksgiving Day In + Around Newport

Whether you prefer to dine out among friends and family, or cozy up inside with a prepared-for-you fete, these local restaurants have all the traditional trimmings we know you'll be craving. Happy Thanksgiving from our family to yours…

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