Events

Newport Gallery Night

(Ongoing) Second Thursday of the month from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tours run from February through December.  

Newport Neighborhood Food Tour

(Ongoing) Food & cultural walking tours, held Thursday-Sunday from April through November. Tours depart from the Northwest corner at the intersection of Marlborough & Dr. Marcus Wheatland Blvd at noon and end at around 3 p.m. Tours cover 1.3 miles and locations may include: Nitro Bar, Perro Salado, Stoneacre Garden, Humming Bird Cafe, Leo’s Food […]

$74 – $89

Cars & Coffee

(Ongoing) The Audrain Automobile Museum’s bi-weekly morning gathering of fantastic cars, their owners and piping-hot coffee. 

Newport Foodies Stroll

Tours take place Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from May 1 through Oct. 15. Strolls begin at 11:30 and noon and lasts about 2.5 to 3 hours. Foodies will walk 1.75 miles. Stops include five eateries along Lower Thames Street: Knot Norm’s, O’Brien’s Pub, Wally’s Wieners, Vieste and Cold Fusion Gelato. Rain or shine.    

Aquidneck Growers Market

(Ongoing) Program of Aquidneck Community Table.  Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon from May 7 through Oct. 29. Located at Embrace Home loans, 25 Enterprise Drive, Middletown.   Wednesdays, 2-6 p.m. from May 18 through Oct. 26, On Memorial Boulevard, in Newport.  Mondays, 2-6 p.m. from July 11 through Aug. 29. At Miantonomi Park, Newport.   […]

Touro Synagogue Tours

Touro Synagogue 85 Touro Street, Newport, RI

(Ongoing) June-August 2022: Tours are offered on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. In June, Tours run every 45 minutes starting at 10 a.m., with the last tour beginning at 1:45 p.m.  In July and August, tours run every 45 minutes starting at 10 a.m., with the last tour beginning at 2:30 p.m. 

Newport International Polo Series

Newport International Polo 250 Linden Lane, Portsmouth, RI

Watch the home team, USA/Newport, take on challengers from around the world.

$30

The Blue Garden

(Ongoing) Originally designed by the Olmstead Brothers and restored in recent years, this famous Newport garden welcomes visitors on Thursdays through Oct. 6. Tours are held at 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Advance tickets are required.  

$15

Jamestown Arts Center 2022 Biennial

(Ongoing) PASSAGES, an outdoor arts experience featuring 13 public art installations across Conanicut Island, from July-October. 

Anything You Want: A Closer Look at Treasures from Newport’s Gilded Age

Rosecliff 424 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI

(Ongoing) The Preservation Society of Newport County is one of the richest resources in the nation for the fine and decorative arts of the Gilded Age. Visiting Curator Ulysses Grant Dietz went “treasure hunting” in the historic properties of the Preservation Society, and he found 100 objects that he had seen many times — but […]

Rough Point Presents: “Inspired by Asia: Highlights from the Duke Family Collection”

Rough Point Lawn 680 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI

(Ongoing) Doris Duke was a lifelong collector of fine and decorative arts from around the world. Several of her collecting interests can be seen in the museums of the Newport Restoration Foundation. At Rough Point, special exhibitions underscore the variety of these interests and offer insights into Doris Duke’s life and legacy.  

Newport International Polo Series

Glen Farm Portsmouth, RI

(Ongoing) Happens Saturdays at 5 p.m. through September 24 at Glen Farm in Portsmouth. For details, visit nptpolo.com. Several match-themed menus are planned, featuring Rhode Island Lobster boils on Aug. 6 and Sept. 3; a Jamaican Jerk Grill on Aug. 20 and Egyptian fare on Sept. 17. Admission options include pavilion tables at $30 a seat. […]

$20 – $30

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