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20 Best Weekend Getaways in New England
Curated collection of images intended for non-commercial use by media, authorized meeting planners and tour operators to promote our nine coastal communities as a destination for tourism.
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Be our guest! We’re grateful for your interest in Newport and our eight surrounding coastal communities.
Newport Restaurant Week, April 14-23
10 days of crave-worthy deals and discounts from participating area restaurants await you.
Spring On The Coast
Sunny cobblestone paths lined with fresh spring blossoms. Longer days and long-awaited sunshine—it's a feeling unlike any other. Classic.
The Ocean Race Newport
The greatest adventure stops in Newport, Rhode Island, May 13-21, 2023.
Unique Places To Stay
Whether you’re hoping for a serene stay in a private lighthouse or an overnight in a chic urban loft, we’ve got you covered with the most noteworthy spots in town.
Guide to Wineries + Breweries
Heaven? It's a place on earth when you're here. These local vineyards and breweries just make it more indulgent.
Celebrate Easter in + Around Newport
Happy Easter from our family to yours.
Newport Winter Foodies Stroll
Newport Winter Foodies Stroll offers a 1-mile guided walking food tour through Newport's historic…
Newport Daffodil Days
Newport’s Daffodil Days celebrates the arrival of over 1,200,000 bright yellow daffodils throughout…
The Ocean Race
The greatest adventure stops in Newport, RI, May 13-21, 2023 The race around the world in the sport…
Newport Oyster & Chowder Festival
Taste your way around the Ocean State. Sip champagne and enjoy oysters from local growers on the…
Rogue Island Comedy Festival
Rogue is now semi-annual! Spring Fest is held Memorial Day Weekend and Fall Fest is Columbus Day…
Newport International Polo Series
Watch the home team, USA/Newport, take on challengers from around the world and major U.S. cities in…
LGBTQ+ Pride is happening in Newport, RI in June 2023! We're creating events and experiences to…
The Newport Flower Show: The Grand Tour
Newport Flower Show – The Grand Tour, June 23-25, 2023. More info to be added soon.
Bristol Fourth of July Parade
The Bristol Fourth of July Parade is currently scheduled for July 4. The Fourth of July Parade…
Newport Classical Music Festival
Save the dates! July 4th - 23rd, 2023. Learn more about special benefits including program previews…
Newport's Oldest Places
Walk these cobblestone byways and pass by the oldest synagogue in the country, or step foot in America's oldest tavern.
Guide to Lighthouses
Don't worry, we'll leave the light on.
National Historic Landmarks
Unparalleled history lingers around every corner here in Newport.
Gilded Age in Newport
These upcoming events allow visitors a chance to step back in time and experience the grandeur of The Gilded Age.