industry resources

Here you’ll find a wealth of industry information including travel statistics/reports, Discover Newport marketing meetings details, the annual cruise ship schedule (released each spring) and more.

Marketing Meetings, local hospitality and tourism industry professionals are invited to attend Discover Newport’s monthly marketing meetings, hosted September through June at various locations throughout our nine townships. The meetings provide industry education, expert speakers and educators and networking opportunities. Meetings are free of charge and except for in special circumstances, reservations are not required.

Discover Newport Marketing Meeting

Date: Wednesday, February 28th at 11:00 AM
Location: Rough Point, Newport, RI. Please enter through the main gate, parking is available, however it may be limited, carpooling with co-workers and colleagues is encouraged and appreciated. 
Speaker/Topic: A moderated media panel of experts from Boston Globe, MMGY/PJF PR, WPRI and Rhode Island Monthly

For previous marketing meeting resources, click here.

Castle Hill Inn Lighthouse

Industry eNewsletter Signup

To receive marketing meeting and other hospitality industry-related announcements from Discover Newport, sign up for our monthly hospitality industry eNewsletter today.

Shopping Downtown Newport

Advertising Opportunities

Discover Newport now offers Featured Listings in three sections of our website: Places to Stay, Things to Do and Restaurants

Cruise Ship Schedule

Cruise Ship Schedule

Newport Harbor welcomes cruise ships throughout the year with the majority of visits from September through early November. Larger ships anchor in the harbor and tender passengers to Perotti Park…

Clarke Cooke House

Submit a Business Listing

Any hospitality related business physically located in our nine coastal communities of Newport and Bristol counties are eligible for a free listing on

Corporate Sailing Event on the Madeleine

Marketing Meeting Resources

Looking for professional development tips? Wondering when the next marketing meeting is? Consider this your hub brimming with the industry related news from our monthly marketing meetings.

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