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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.
When you have more than 375 years of history under your belt, you’re bound to have epic “firsts.”
Celebrate Newport Pride
Every year, Newport Pride takes place in June throughout Newport, celebrating the LGBTQ+ community while promoting love, acceptance, inclusivity and diversity.
Plan For Summer on The Coast
Harbor side rooftop bars and patios, that Atlantic-drying-on-your-skin feeling after a perfect day at the beach. Classic.
Iconic Lobster Rolls
Overwhelmed by where to go? Don't worry, we boiled it down to our favorite spots.
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 Parking
Park your ride in these lots, streets and somewhat secret spots, get out and enjoy the view.
Top Photo-worthy Spots
Stunning scenery is synonymous with Newport, here are 12 of the most photographed ones around.
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…
Infosys Hall of Fame Open
Exciting professional men's tennis returns to the International Tennis Hall of Fame! Our…
Newport Folk Festival
Mark your 2023 calendars! We'll see you back at Fort Adams next summer July 28 - July 30, 2023. The…
Newport Jazz Festival
Mark your 2023 calendars! We'll see you back at Fort Adams next summer August 4 - August 6, 2023…
Black Ships Festival
Join the Japan America Society of Rhode Island for the 39th Annual Black Ships Festival. A…
Newport International Boat Show
The Newport International Boat Show encompasses 13 acres of historic Newport Harbor allowing you to…
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.