Brett Johnson

Five Can’t-Miss Events: May 10–16

Listen to modern folk music, see Newport's art scene, enjoy the children's museum without the kiddos and more fun things to do.

Newport Gallery Night Photo from Newport Galleries Facebook Page. Stroll through Newport during the monthly Gallery Night and experience some of Rhode Island’s best artwork. There are twenty-eight possible galleries that observers can stop at, as each gallery has their own artistic charm. Artists may be creating art—don’t be shy! Ask questions and learn all about their creations. In addition…

What’s it Like to Be the PawSox Team Chef?

PawSox executive chef Rob Gemma plans healthy meals for the players, while also taking care of coaching staff, suites and some concessions.

Athletes are surrounded by ballpark food at every game, but they can’t possibly be in that kind of shape and be served hot dogs all the time. One of the secrets of the ballpark is that it has a full kitchen and an executive chef to prepare healthy, protein-rich meals for the players on both teams before and after each game.

Volvo Ocean Race is Sailing in to Newport

Join Sail Newport for a pre-party celebration to prepare for the arrival of the world's greatest sailors.

The boats keep getting closer. The Volvo Ocean Race is once again coming to Newport and Sail Newport is looking for sailing enthusiasts across the state to come help prepare Newport for the arrival of the world’s greatest and toughest sailors.