newportFILM Outdoors! Film Screenings September 3: Tiger Tiger Venue: Norman Bird Sanctuary Two options. Option One: 6pm | Pre-party with drinks and appetizers + live music + film screening + Q&A. Option Two: 7:30pm | Optional yoga class + sunset film screening + Q&A. $5 suggested donation. RSVP/tickets + trailer: bit.ly/TigerDoc September 10: The Mask You Live In Venue: Great Friends Meeting House Lawn 6pm | Pre-film live music 7:15pm (sunset) | Film 8:45pm | Post-film discussion. Suggested Donation: $5. RSVP & Watch Trailer: bit.ly/MaskYouLiveDoc. Outdoor Movie Night: The Sandlot September 4 | Cardines Field Ocean Pointe Christian Church presents a free screening of The Sandlot at Cardines Field. Gates open at 7:30pm; Film begins at 8pm Museum of Yachting 36th Annual Classic Yacht Regatta September 5-6. Suggested locations for viewing:
- Fort Adams State Park
- Goat Island
- Anywhere along Newport waterfront and Kings Park
Comedy Hypnosis with Bruce James September 5 | Newport Grand Enjoy an energetic mix of comedy, hypnosis, and non-stop laughter from start to finish during this hysterical Las Vegas style performance. Free. 9pm.
Newport International Polo Series Throughout September | Glen Farm Portsmouth The final days of polo are upon us as the season winds down with: USA vs England | September 5 New England Challenge | September 12 USA vs Mexico | September 19 Finals | September 26 Matches begin at 4pm at Glen Farm in Portsmouth
Newport Secret Garden Tour September 11-13 | Throughout Newport Newport Secret Garden Tour opens its gates to a plethora of stunning gardens On & Off The Avenue in historic Newport, Rhode Island. Tours run daily from 10am-5pm and tickets are good for any or all days of the tour, allowing for inclement weather, schedule conflicts, or just a late start.
Harvest Wine Run September 13 | Newport Vineyards The scenic course is less than 4 miles long, consisting of trails along the Sakonnet Greenway Trail. Following the race, enjoy a wine tasting, BBQ and live music at Newport Vineyards. Every runner will receive a souvenir glass, wine tasting and dinner.
Newport International Boat Show September 17-20 | Newport Harbor The Newport International Boat Show encompasses 13 acres of Newports famed waterfront with all makes and models of powerboats and sailboats ranging from 16 ft. to 100 ft. - ready for boarding and review. On land, theres a array of marine products and services to enhance the boating lifestyle. Domestic and international dealers and manufacturers will be on hand to provide you with valuable information and answers to all your questions. With numerous countries represented - it truly is an international event.
Coggeshall Farm Harvest Fair September 19-20 | Coggeshall Farm, Bristol Try your hand at more than a dozen 18th-century games, discover one-of-a-kind handcrafted items from talented vendors, visit heirloom sheep and cattle on a hayride through the pasture and put your artistic skills to work at various craft tables.
RI Antique Fire Apparatus Society Annual Show September 20 | Glen Park, Portsmouth A display of antique motorized fire apparatus and other fire memorabilia, vehicle extrication demonstration and a Fire Safety Smoke House for children to go through. Visit with Smokey the Bear and Sparky the Fire Dog, plus free face painting and musical entertainment.
10th Annual Newport Wine & Food Festival September 25-27 | The Elms, Rosecliff & Marble House Held in one of the most spectacular settings in America, this remarkable weekend experience featuring hundreds of wines from around the world, fabulous food, cooking demonstrations by nationally-renowned chefs (including Martha Stewart and Jacques Pepin), live and silent auctions and a gala celebration.
54th Annual Cluny Country Fair September 27 | Cluny School This old-fashioned country fair features, held rain or shine, features carnival games & prizes, hay rides, a Zip-line, dunk tank and more. Enjoy family-oriented live musical entertainment throughout the day, as well as home-baked goods, plants, arts & craft and a giant silent auction. Hot & cold refreshments for sale. 10am-4pm. Free parking and free shuttle bus to fair grounds from satellite parking at Rogers High School: 15 Wickham Road.