Newport

Five Can’t-Miss Events: April 19–25

Get a taste of Rhode Island's culinary world, clean up the beach for Earth Day, have a bloomin' good time in Newport and more fun things to do.

Get a taste of Rhode Island’s culinary world, clean up the beach for Earth Day, have a bloomin’ good time in Newport and more fun things to do.

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.

The Return of Thames Street Kitchen

The restaurant closed three years ago, but now it's coming back to Thames Street in Newport.

This week, we got some good news: Thames Street Kitchen is coming back after being closed for three years. And this time, it has a liquor license!

Five Can’t-Miss Events: March 8–14

Savor the flavors of Newport Restaurant Week, enter to win a free fishing trip, fall in love with a Broadway musical and more fun things to do.

1. Fantastic Mr. Fox Party Thinkstock Join the Jane Pickens Theater and Event Center to follow the story of the broken promise Mr. Fox made to his wife and the madness of this adventure-like story as he raids the farms of their human neighbors, Bunce, Bean and Boggis.  This eighty-seven-minute film showcases the action and wit of Mr. Fox and the…

See a Giant Gingerbread Lighthouse in Newport

New England’s largest working gingerbread lighthouse is sixteen feet high and made from 350 pounds of gingerbread.

Constructed by the Newport Marriott’s kitchen team, a sixteen-foot tall gingerbread lighthouse artfully decorated with gumdrops and candy canes sets the record for New England’s largest working gingerbread lighthouse.