The Christmas shopping days are dwindling faster than we originally planned. Not to worry, you won't have to go too far to make spirits bright this season. The perfect local gifts live right around the corner. 

 

 

Wine & Food

Gift Certificate to a Local Restaurant

Pick your favorite, their favorite or one that you've never visited!

 

Looking for a deal? Check out Newport Restaurant Group's Special Holiday Offer:

For every $500 worth of gift cards you buy, you will receive a $100 complimentary gift card. Gift cards may be ordered in any denomination. If you send this as a gift to someone, the $100 will be added to their gift card amount. (Example: Purchase a $500 gift card as a gift, they will receive a $600 gift card.) Offer valid thru December 31, 2016. 

Purchase here!

 

Keep an Eye Out!

Spring Newport Restaurant Week is just around the corner, March 21 - April 7, to be exact. Plan ahead and purchase a gift card (and maybe even make a reservation or two)

 

Newport Vineyards

Hours: Monday - Saturday (10:00 AM to 5:00 PM) & Sunday (12:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
Tasting Price: $15 includes a tasting, souvenir logo glass and tour or $12 includes a tasting and tour (no logo glass)
On Location: Brix Restaurant, Vineyard Marketplace & Vineyard Cafe

 

Greenvale Vineyards

Hours: Monday - Saturday (11:00 AM to 4:00 PM) & Sunday (12:00 PM - 4:00 PM)
Tasting Price: $12 per person, includes 8 different wine tastings
On Location: Wine Shop

 

Carolyn's Sakonnet Vineyard

Hours: Daily (11:00 AM to 5:00 PM)
Tasting Price: $14 per person, includes 7 different wine tastings and a keepsake glass
On Location: Carolyn's Cafe, Local Mercantile Shop

 

Newport Storm

Hours: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday (12:00 PM to 5:00 PM) & Thursday - Saturday (12:00 PM to 6:00 PM)
Tasting Price: BEER: $9 includes 4 Newport Storm samples, a souvenir glass, self guided Tour & RUM: $10 includes 3 sample of Thomas Tew Rum, at different distilling stages, a souvenir glass, self guided tour
On Location: Newport Storm Shop

 

Winter Explorations

Newport Skating Center

Hours: Monday - Thursday (5:00 PM to 9:00 PM), Friday (5:00 PM to 11:00 PM), Saturday (10:00 AM to 11:00 PM) and Sunday (12:00 PM to 6:00 PM)

 

Rates:
Adults & Teens: Admission ($7), Skate Rental ($5)
Senior Citizen (55+): Admission ($5), Skate Rental ($4)
Children (3 - 12): Admission ($5), Skate Rental ($4)
Toddlers (Under 3): Admission (FREE with Adult), Skate Rental ($3)
Adult Skate (Friday Nights 9:00 PM, 18+): Admission ($5), Skate Rental ($3)

 

Season Pass:
Adults & Teens: $100
Children: $80

 

Also available, Frequent Skater Card, Skate Sharpening, Private Ice Rentals & Learn to Skate

 

Local Goodies

Anchor Bend Ornament, Anchor Bend Glassworks

 

The Fisherman's Table & Newport Wine Glass, Frazzleberries Newport

 

 

12 Days of Cheer, Studio Barre

 

12 Days to Save, Bodhi Spa
 

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Festive & Lavish, Newport Mansion Store

 

 

Bring Home Four Paws

What makes the holiday better than the already fabulous treats and celebrations, but sharing that with a furry friend. Remember the Potter League during this giving season and give a new and happy life to their adorable animals

 

The Gift That Keeps on Giving: Local Memberships

 

With stunning musical performances, films that alter your outlook and mansions that constantly take your breath away, Newport and Bristol counties are filled with local businesses that share this love with the community.

For your art lover, film aficionado, music lover and fitness enthusiast, the gift of membership can give all year long.

 

Newport Mansions

Details
  • Free admission to regular tours for one year
  • Discounted admission to The Elms Servant Life Tour
  • 10% discount at the Newport Mansions Stores • One single use guest pass 
  • Discounts on Newport harbor tours
  • Exclusive invitations for the Members Only Program
  • Savings on special events and academic programs
  • Opportunity to rent Rosecliff for a private function

 

Join
  • Student: $35
  • Individual: $50
  • Dual: $75
  • Household: $90
  • Steward: $250
  • Patron: $500
  • Benefactor: $1,000
  • Heritage Circle: $2,500

 

Holiday Half Price Gift Membership Sale!

From November 21 to December 24, Preservation Society members can share the gift of membership with friends, family and colleagues for half price! Details.

 

newportFILM

Details
  • newportFILM email updates and access to newportFILM’s lending library
  • 15% off all newportFILM film events, excluding annual summer benefit
  • 15% off all newportFILM merchandise
  • Invitation to a members-only event
  • The opportunity to support a vibrant non-profit with a mission to enlighten and educate through documentary film!

 

Join
  • Student, Senior or Military: $25
    • 1 discounted ticket per event
  • Individual: $40
    • ​1 discounted ticket per event
  • Family & Friends: $60
    • 4 discounted tickets per event
  • Business: $200
    • 10 discounted tickets per event

 

Blithewold

Details
  • Unlimited admission to the Mansion and Grounds, including Christmas and Daffodil Days
  • Invitation to the annual Members’ Picnic
  • Blithewold’s Member’s Magazine and monthly e-Blast
  • Reduced rates on Blithewold’s programs
  • 15% discount at The Shop at Blithewold
  • Discounted admission to nearly 300 gardens and arboreta
  • 10% discount at select local nurseries

 

Join
  • Individual: $37
    • 1 year-round admission for 1 Adult (includes Christmas at Blithewold)
  • Household: $57
    • 1 year-round admission for 2 Adults and 2 Children (includes Christmas at Blithewold)
  • Contributing: $100
    • Household privileges, plus 2 admit one guest passes ($43 is tax deductible)
  • Sponsor: $250
    • Contributing privileges, plus 2 year-long guest passes ($193 is tax deductible)
  • Patron: $500
    • Sponsor privileges, plus 2 tickets to a Christmas Tea at Blithewold. Member rates apply for friends and family ($443 is tax deductible)
  • Benefactor: $1,000
    • Patron privileges, plus 4 tickets to a Christmas Tea at Blithewold & 10% discount on private function (some restrictions apply) ($943 is tax deductible)
  • Van Wickle Society: $1,500
    • Patron privileges & invitations to special Van Wickle member events, lectures & excursions ($1,443 is tax deductible)

 

Norman Bird Sanctuary

Details
  • Unlimited trail access every time you visit
  • Discounts on NBS’ great education and public programs like Owl Prowl, Eyes on Amphibians and Birding 101
  • 10% discount on purchases in The Owl Shop
  • Access to rent our venues such as Paradise Farmhouse & Mabel’s Studio for meeting space, small events & retreats
  • Free subscription to “The Flyer” – The Sanctuary’s bi-annual newsletter
  • Special Event invitations

 

Join
  • Individual: $50
  • Senior/ Military Discount & Student (individual): $40
  • Senior/ Military Discount (household): $58.50
  • Household: $65
  • Contributing: $125
    • Includes Recognition in NBS Annual Report, 2 Passes to Harvest Fair Weekend  
  • Business/ Library/ Innkeeper: $125
    • Organizational Membership includes 2 Member Cards for clients or staff
  • Supporting: $250
    • Includes Recognition in NBS Annual Report, Harvest Fair Family Weekend Pass
  • Patron: $500
    • Includes Recognition in NBS Annual Report, Weekend Family pass for Harvest Fair, 10 free passes to NBS
  • Benefactor: $1,000
    • Includes Recognition in NBS Annual Report, Weekend Family pass for Harvest Fair, 10 free passes to NBS, Private Sanctuary Tour with Executive Director
  • Steward: $5,000
    • Includes Recognition in NBS Annual Report, Weekend Family pass for Harvest Fair, 10 free passes to NBS, Private Sanctuary Tour with Executive Director  

 

Audrain Auto Museum

Details
  • Invitations to exclusive, members only activities.
  • One free Audrain Automobile Museum cap and t-shirt.
  • Unlimited admission.
  • Two free one-time-use guest passes per year.

 

Join
  • Individual Membership: $135
  • Dual Membership: $240
  • Family Membership: $375 

 

Audubon Society

Details
  • One year of Audubon magazine
  • Latest news on birds and their habitats
  • Special offers and exclusive discounts

 

Join
  • Donations of, $20, $50, $75, $100, $250 and $500

 

The Bit Players

Details
  • Summer Season VIP Passes
    • ANY Monday “Laughter for Locals” (8pm)
    • ANY Wednesday “Family Friendly Funnies” (7pm)
    • ANY Thursday “Mixed Mayhem” (8pm)
    • ANY Friday “Main Stage Show” (8pm)
    • ANY Saturday “Encore Bits” show (10pm).
Join
  • Summer Season VIP Passes: $60

 

International Tennis Hall of Fame

Details
  • Unlimited museum admission allows you to be part of the action year-round. There's always something new for you to explore.
  • Free admission to museum programs, book signings and family activities throughout the year (certain restrictions apply
  • Advance notice, discounted, or free tickets for all ITHF events
  • Discounts at select ATP/WTA tournaments nationwide AND be entered to win US Open tickets.
  • 15% discount at the Museum Shop, Pro Shop and online at shoptennisfame.com
  • 15% discount at Brooks Brothers stores and online
  • One-year subscription to the monthly member eNEWSLETTER
  • Access to the ITHF Members Only page, featuring special offers
  • Access to Tournament Pre-Sale for Hall of Fame Members
  • Save $10 on individual tickets Monday-Thursday
  • Free admission to Qualfying Rounds
  • Exclusive and unlimited access to the museum with audio tour
  • Access to the enhanced Hall of Fame Lounge
  • First-in-line status at autograph sessions
  • Special discounts at select retail booths
  • Free tournament fan guide and daily draw sheets

 

Join
  • Baseline Level: $40
    • ​Benefits for 1, plus 15% discount on grass court reservations, excluding lessons and clinics
  • Classica Level: $60
    • Benefits for 2, plus ITHF branded item

 

 

Jamestown Arts Center

Details
  • 10% discount on classes and camps
  • Discounts on JAC events
  • Opportunity to participate in annual Members’ Show
  • JAC email newsletter updates
  • Being pART of a vibrant group of people passionate about the ARTS!

 

Join
  • Individual: $35
  • Student & Senior (65+): $25
  • Family (living in the same household): $50

Memberships are tax deductible and good for one year.

 

Linden Place

Join
  • Individual: $30

    • Personalized membership card granting admission to regular mansion tours and our member window decal
    • Discounted or free admission to concerts, academic & cultural programs
    • 15% discount on museum store purchases, 20% for member volunteers
    • Discounts on special events rentals after one year of membership.
    • Invitations to members-only events, such as our annual Holiday Preview Party
    • Discounts to special events such as our Fourth of July Parade Picnic
    • Discounted tuition for Linden Place’s Summer Arts Camp.
    • Annual subscription to our newsletter, Linden Place News.
  • Household: $40
    • All benefits listed above for two adults at the same address and their children under 18.
  • Colt Circle: $1000
    • Household benefits for two adults PLUS free admission and preferred seating to all concerts during the Linden Place Concert Season.  Also, four passes granting museum admission to the guests of your choice.
  • Business: $250
    • Household benefits for two adults PLUS free admission and preferred seating to all concerts during the Linden Place Concert Season.  Also, four passes granting museum admission to the guests of your choice.
  • Benefactor: $500
    • Colt Circle membership benefits PLUS ten passes granting museum admission to the guests of your choice and special recognition in our newsletter.

 

Little Compton Community Center

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Mount Hope Farm

Details
  • Reduced rates for most programs and events, including lectures, tours and special classes
  • Invitations to special events such as Cool Jazz, our Holiday Party and more
  • Invitation to our annual members only event
  • MHF E-Newsletter and Special Announcements
  • The knowledge that you are protecting and preserving 127 acres of magnificent open space and an historic architectural treasure!

 

Join
  • Friend of Mount Hope Farm: $35
    • Membership for one 1 adult
  • Supporter of Mount Hope Farm: $50
    • Membership for two 2 adults and all children under 18 years of age
  • Contributing Member of Mount Hope Farm: $100
    • $5 coin to Mount Hope Farm Farmer’s Market (limit one per membership)
  • Governor Bradford Circle: $250
    • $5 coin to Mount Hope Farm Farmer’s Market (limit one per membership)
    • 20% off Governor Bradford Inn accommodations
  • Haffenreffer Club: $500
    • $5 coin to Mount Hope Farm Farmer’s Market (limit one per membership)
    • 20% off Governor Bradford Inn accommodations
  • Royall Society: $1000
    • $5 coin to Mount Hope Farm Farmer’s Market (limit one per membership)
    • 20% off Governor Bradford Inn accommodations
    • 10% off facility rentals including weddings (one rental per year)

 

Museum of Newport History

Details
  • Free admission (with card) to Newport Historical Society properties
  • Reduced rates for tours, programs, lectures and events
  • Subscription to annual Historical Society publications
  • 20% discount on purchases made at the Brick Market: Museum & Shop
  • Discounted rates on research services, image and document reproductions
  • Recognition in publications and Annual Report

 

Join
  • Scholar: $35
  • Institutional: $35
  • Individual: $50
  • Household: $125 ($100 for residents of Newport County)
    • All general membership benefits for 2 adults and dependents up to age 18
    • Upon joining, a complimentary copy of the book Newport: A Concise History by C. P. B. Jefferys
  • Sponsor: $250
    • All Household benefits for 2 adults and dependents up to age 18
    • Upon joining, a reproduction image from the collections of the Newport Historical Society
    • 4 free passes to the annual Newport Antiques Show
    • Waived access fees for archive, photograph, and artifact research
  • Patron: $500
    • All Sponsor benefits for 2 adults and dependents up to age 18
    • 4 hours of professional research services
  • 1854 Society: $1,000
    • All Patron benefits for 2 adults and dependents up to age 18
    • 20% discount on one rental of a Newport Historical Society property
    • Gift membership at the Household Level to the recipient of your choice

 

Newport Art Museum

Join
  • Individual: $50
    • Free unlimited general admission
    • 10% discount to Elizabeth Conklin Museum Shop
    • Invitation to members-only events
    • Discounts or free admission to events and special programs
    • Discounts on classes at Coleman Center for Creative Studies
    • Eligibility to join Photographers’ Guild ($25)
    • Eligibility to submit artwork to the Newport Annual Members' Exhibition
  • Senior: $40
    • 1 adult, age 65 or older; same benefits as "Individual," above
  • Military: $40
    • 1 adult with active military status; same benefits as "Individual," above

 

  • Household: $75​​
    • Free unlimited general admission for two adults and children living in the household
    • Invitation to members-only events
    • Discounts or free admission to events and special programs
    • Discounts on classes at Coleman Center for Creative Studies
    • Eligibility to join Photographers’ Guild ($25)
    • Eligibility to submit artwork to the Newport Annual Members' Exhibition
  • Senior Household: $60
    • Benefits for 2 adults age 65 or above and children in the home, same as "Household," above
  • Active Military: $60
    • Benefits for 2 adults and children in the home; one adult active military status, same as "Household," above

 

  • Patron: $175​​​​
    • All benefits of Household membership (above)
    • Free general admission to more than 725 U.S. and Canadian museums through North American Reciprocal Museums program (see the list of participating museums here)
    • Free general admission to more than 225 U.S. and Canadian museums through Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums
    • Free general admission to Newport Art Museum for one guest when accompanied by the member
    • Two complimentary, one-time use guest passes for 2
  • Supporting: $275​​​​
    • All benefits of Household membership (above)
    • Free general admission to more than 725 U.S. and Canadian museums through North American Reciprocal Museums (see the list of participating museums here)
    • Free general admission to more than 225 U.S. and Canadian museums through Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums
    • Free general admission to Newport Art Museum for one guest when accompanied by the member
    • Four complimentary, one-time use guest passes for 2 
  • Council: $550​​
    • All benefits of Household membership (above)
    • Free general admission to more than 725 U.S. and Canadian museums through North American Reciprocal Museums (see the list of participating museums here)
    • Free general admission to more than 225 U.S. and Canadian museums through Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums
    • Free general admission to Newport Art Museum for one guest when accompanied by the member
    • A complimentary Household Membership to give to a friend or family member
    • Six complimentary, one-time use guest passes for 2
  • Benefactor: $1,00
    • All benefits of basic level membership (above)
    • Free general admission to more than 725 U.S. and Canadian museums through North American Reciprocal Museums (see the list of participating museums here)
    • Free general admission to more than 225 U.S. and Canadian museums through Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums
    • Free general admission to Newport Art Museum for 1 guest when accompanied by the member
    • A complimentary Patron Membership to give to a friend or family member
    • Six complimentary, one-time use guest passes for 2

 

Newport Polo

Join
  • Member: $125
    • INDIVIDUAL SEASON PASS FOR GENERAL ADMISSION
    • Priority Access to Polo Box Office (if purchased by Feb. 28th)
    • 20% discount on Pro Shop Merchandise (must present pass at time of purchase to receive discount)
    • Exclusive invitations to private Newport Polo events; discounted member rates where applicable
  • Subscriber: $225
    • IDIVIDUL SEASON PASS FOR BOX SEATING
    • Priority Access to Polo Box Office (if purchased by Feb. 28th)
    • 20% discount on Pro Shop Merchandise (must present pass at time of purchase to receive discount)
    • Exclusive invitations to private Newport Polo events; discounted member rates where applicable
  • Insider: $850
    • RESERVED BAR-HEIGHT COCKTAIL TABLE ON THE LAWN
    • 2 Passes + 2 guest tickets, dated for each match
    • Priority Access to Polo Box Office for additional reservations (if purchased by Feb. 28th)
    • 20% discount on Pro Shop Merchandise. (must present pass at time of purchase to receive discount)
    • Exclusive invitations to private Newport Polo events; discounted member rates where applicable
  • Patron Table: $1,300
    • RESERVED TABLE WITHIN THE ALEX AND ANI PAVILION
    • 2 Passes + 4 guest tickets, dated for each match
    • Priority Access to Polo Box Office for additional reservations (if purchased by Feb. 28th)
    • 20% discount on Pro Shop Merchandise (must present pass at time of purchase to receive discount)
    • Exclusive invitations to private Newport Polo events; discounted member rates where applicable
  • Corporate VIP Lounge Table: $2,500
    • RESERVED TABLE SEATING 8, WITHIN THE POSITIVE ENERGY POLO LOUNGE
    • 8 guest tickets, dated for each match
    • Complimentary gourmet hors d'oeuvres
    • 2 drink tickets per person, per match
    • 20% discount on Pro Shop Merchandise (must present Pro Shop discount card at time of purchase to receive discount)
    • Exclusive invitations to private Newport Polo events; discounted member rates where appropriate.

 

Opera House Theatre

Details
  • Dedicate one of the elegant new seats in the Opera House Theater to honor a special friend or loved one. Relive special memories at the Opera House – that first date, a favorite movie, an unforgettable performance. The name of your choice will be permanently inscribed on a nameplate and affixed to a seat in the orchestra level or balcony section of the theater. 

Take Your Seat
  • Orchestra Seats: $1,000
  • Balcony Seats: $1,500
  • Premier Seats: $2,500

 

Rose Island Lighthouse

Details
  • Free admission to the beautifully restored Rose Island Lighthouse (no landing fee)
  • 10% discount off one room for an over night stay
  • Advanced notice and member discount on price special events
  • 10% discount on gift shop merchandise
  • Cost of membership is tax-deductible
  • The lighthouse is open to the public Memorial Day – Labor Day from 10am-4pm (check the Jamestown/Newport ferry schedule). 
  • ​Open all year for week long and overnight stays.

 

Join
  • Senior: $25
  • Senior Family: $45
    • ​Up to 4 Member
  • Individual: $40
  • Family: $60
    • Up to 4 Members
  • Inspector: $100
    • Up to 4 Members
  • Business: $100
    • All Business Members receive family benefits
  • Superintendent: $200
    • All Superintendent Members receive family benefits
  • Assistant Keeper: $300
    • All Keeper Members receive family benefits
  • Associate Keeper: $500
    • All Keeper Members receive family benefits
  • Head Keeper: $1,000
    • All Keeper Members receive family benefits

 

Sail Newport

Join
  • Senior: $25
  • Family: $100
  • Business Member: $200
    • Receive a Business Membership card that entitles holder and employees to full membership benefits
      • Deep discounts on sailboat rentals, adult sailing lessons, multi-session rental cards and weeknight J/22 racing, hoist fees and special events
      • Business logo appears on Sail Newport's Business Member Directory for one year on this website
  • Business Supporter: $400
    • Receive all Business Member benefits above, plus,
      • Business logo on Sail Newport's Business Members' Banner displayed at Sailing Center Main Office and at events
      • One free weekday use of the Sail Newport classroom and deck for a business meeting
  • Sponsoring Business: $1,500
    • All Business Member and Business Supporter benefits, plus, 
      • Logo on Sail Newport's Business Members' Banner in prominent position and at a larger size
    • Sponsorship and branding of one Youth Session during the summer season
      • Business flag and banner exhibited during a two-week session from the Dr. Robin Wallace Youth Boathouse, and from the yardarm at the Main Office flagpole
      • Logo on youth graduation certificates (approximately 100) (*other opportunities exist for those businesses who wish to reach an older audience)
      • Business listing on the Sail Newport app - downloadable on mobile devices, use this option to market your business (for more info, email Katie.barker@sailnewport.org