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Apr

24
Rhode Island Red Food Tours 2021

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.

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May

01
Coastal Queen Spring Lighthouse Cruises from Bowen's Wharf and Jamestown, May 1–June 25, 2021

Enjoy a 90-minute boat ride and tour that highlights the lighthouses of this area and also learn about neighboring sites like the harbor estates, churches, historic Fort Adams, Jamestown, the Newport Pell Bridge, Hammersmith Farm, Clingstone and more. Tickets are $35.

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Jun

11
167th Annual Regatta and The Around-the-Island-Race is June 11–13, 2021

All of us at Conanicut Marine Services will once again be excited to watch The 167th Annual Regatta June 11–13 and the 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.

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Jun

21
Block Island Race Week is June 21–25, 2021

Storm Trysail Club's Block Island Race Week will take place June 21–25, 2021. The regatta will offer competitive W/L racing and the classic Around Block Island Race. Sponsored by Margaritaville.

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Jun

26
Coastal Queen Lighthouse and Mimosa Cruises from Bowen's Wharf start June 26, 2021

Departing at 10:45 am daily, these 90-minute cruises include a complimentary mimosa (with an adult 21+ticket). Our guides will share their knowledge of the four Lighthouses surrounding Newport Harbor and more. Tickets are $35.

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Jul

11
Van Alen Cup, July 11–18, 2021

The silver Tiffany’s trophy, which is displayed in the museum year-round, is aptly named for Hall of Fame founder Jimmy Van Alen. This summer some of the world’s best tennis players will meet on the grass courts of Newport to vie for the Van Alen Cup.

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Jul

23
Newport Folk Festival July 23–25, 2021

Let Jamestown Newport Ferry get you there! Let's hope we can hear the music play this year. The festival at the Fort features music, food and crafts, beer and wine gardens and a number of displays. The festival runs rain or shine. Stay tuned for express ferry tickets to be posted soon.

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Jul

30
Newport Jazz Festival July 30–August 1, 2021

The music will play this year at the Newport Jazz Festival—dates are Friday, July 30, 2021 to Sunday, August 1, 2021. Let Jamestown Newport Ferry get you there!

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Sep

16
Newport International Boat Show, Sept. 16–19, 2021

The Annual Newport International Boat Show is September 16–19, 2021. It is one of the largest in-water boat shows in the country and the premier show in New England.

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Oct

01
Newport History Tours - Museum - Virtual Tours 2021

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.

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Oct

08
Columbus Day Sidewalk Sale, Oct. 8–11, 2021

Make your way to the Bowen's Wharf waterfront for shopping specials! Forget the mall, shop small! FREE ADMISSION and list of participating shops on Facebook.

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Oct

16
Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival, Oct. 16–17, 2021

The Jamestown Newport Ferry will have an express run to the Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival, which will feature fried calamari, oysters, fish tacos, lobster rolls, signature cocktails and cold Whalers beer. Event will have live music and family fun, all beneath the Wharf’s tents.

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Nov

26
Bowen's Wharf Block Party and Boat Parade, Nov. 26, 2021

What could be more fun than a block party at Bowen's Wharf while a boat parade is passing by in Newport Harbor? Grab your Thanksgiving guests and friends and come join the fun!

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Dec

01
Audrain Automobile Virtual Exhibits Through 2021

Check out Audrain Auto Museum's Virtual Exhibits with their CEO Donald Osborne. They may be doing more in person events as the state opens up. This is an ongoing event, ignore dates below!

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