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.
Something to do while waiting for spring Coastal Queen cruises—check out Audrain Auto Museum's Virtual Exhibits with their CEO Donald Osborne.
Check out themed Newport History Tours Saturdays at 1pm. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Social-distancing rules are in place and guests are required to wear a mask. The Museum of Newport History & Shop, located on Washington Square at 127 Thames Street in the 1763 Brick Market, is available to visit Tuesday through Friday 11am-3pm and Saturday and Sunday 9am-1pm. Visit NewportHistoryTours.org or call 401-841-8770. Virtual tours at https://newporthistory.org/tours.
Coastal Queen will be decked out in daffodils in celebration of Daffodil Days in Newport. In addition, due to popular demand, she will be starting the cruise season early! Visit CoastalQueenCruises.com to see the full cruise lineup, with departures from Newport and Jamestown.