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annual events on the classic coast

Through the decades, Newport and our surrounding coastal communities have developed such a fantastic social calendar that today, our destination is known as a world-class event venue. Here’s just a snapshot of some of our most anticipated celebrations. For a complete list of 2021 annual events, click here

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Nov 5-Nov 14

Newport Restaurant Week

Join us for another season of Newport Restaurant Week where area restaurants will offer an…

Nov 19 2021-Mar 31 2022

Gurney's Ice Skating Rink

Join us this fall and winter to skate by the sea. The Gurney's Newport skating rink is coming back…

Dec 1-Dec 31

Christmas in Newport

A month long celebration of the Holiday Season throughout Newport. Enjoy a series of concerts, tree…

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What To Do This Week

When you're not sure where to start, this round-up of what's going down this week has you covered.

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Ongoing Gallery Exhibits

Artists and art lovers have long arrived here on the doorstep of the Atlantic from every corner of the world, summoned by inspiration that doesn’t happen just anywhere. These on-going gallery exhibits…