submit your event

To submit your event, please fill out the following form, then click "Submit My Event." All submitted events must meet our guidelines and be approved by the editor. Please allow up to three days for your event to be approved. For more information, or to edit any previously submitted events, please contact Julie Grant at


Thank you for your submission of a special event to our website. Please note the following criteria for listing your special event on our website:

  • All special events must take place within one of the nine coastal towns Discover Newport represents: Barrington, Bristol, Jamestown, Little Compton, Middletown, Newport, Portsmouth, Tiverton or Warren.
  • All special events must be open to the public; either with or without a charge. (no “membership only” events)
  • All special events submissions must fall into one of our event categories; must include a horizontal photo, sized at 600 x 400 pixels (no logos).  Photos cannot include ANY embedded or superimposed text.  Events submitted without an accompanying photo that meets these requirements will NOT be published.

Discover Newport reserves the right to edit and to post submitted events at our discretion. By submitting this form, you represent that you have the right to use all text, images, logos, and other materials contained in the application and the resulting listing, including without limitation copyrighted and trademarked material.  Discover Newport is not responsible for policing or reviewing submitted materials for copyright or trademark protections and will not do so.  You agree to indemnify and hold Discover Newport harmless for any and all claims relating to or arising out of the contents of the published listing.

Industry-only event information can be found here.

All mandatory fields are indicated in red.