Enjoy easy access to the many restaurants and shops on Lower Thames Street. Have a cup of world-famous clam chowder at the Black Pearl, sample some incredibly fresh local oysters at the Clarke Cooke House, or see the International Yacht Restoration School campus. Also in close proximity to the Newport Yachting Center.View Ferry Schedule
Each tour ventures off the beaten path to at least six independent restaurants. Guests can sample creative foods featuring local ingredients, learn about the chef’s background and food philosophy, and get a glimpse of the city’s food scene.
We are excited to welcome Bowen's Wharf first event of the season! This annual event will be held on May 21-23, 2021—see their website for sessions. It's an oyster festival and chowderfest all in one! Champagne and oysters from local growers are featured all weekend long. Growers will be shucking onsite and live music will be performed under festival tents. Attendance will be controlled and limited for all guest's safety and health guidelines will be followed.
All of us at Conanicut Marine Services will once again be excited to watch The 167th Annual Regatta June 11–13. This is North America's oldest annual regatta that will feature three great days of racing, including the separately scored Around-the-Island Race on Friday, June 11. Coastal Queen will be out there, giving folks a close up view of the start of the race.