Listed below are exciting upcoming events in the Jamestown and Newport area

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Upcoming Events

Sep

19
Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival 2019

The Elms, Rosecliff & Marble House present this event. Special guest Justin Chapple, Food & Wine magazine Culinary Director at Large. Highlights: two-day Grand Tasting with hundreds of wines under the big tents on the lawn of Marble House; celebrity chef appearances and cooking demonstrations; educational seminars with leading food and wine experts; Wine & Rosecliff Gala; Vintner Dinner At Rosecliff; Sunday Jazz Brunch on the Marble House Terrace; Newport After Dark party; free parking and shuttle transportation.

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Sep

20
First Annual Harbor Lights Newport

Discover Newport, the travel and tourism organization led by our industry friend Evan Smith, is coordinating a new fun event this year dedicated to recreational boating in Newport. The First Annual Harbor Lights Newport, will take place on September 20-21, 2019. Discover Newport is encouraging all marinas, docks and waterfront venues to decorate in a festive manner with lights and decor and they are also asking transient and seasonal boat owners to illuminate and decorate their boats in their slips (this is not a parade). Flyers are available at the Conanicut Marina desk at 1 East Ferry Wharf. Let's show them our Jamestown spirit!

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Oct

03
Audrain's Newport Concours & Motor Week

Jay Leno is the chairman of this year's event, which includes fine dining pop-ups, exhibitions of rare and exciting automobiles, seminars, shopping, tennis, golf and sailing. Once the sun goes down, experience exclusive concerts, galas and VIP parties hosted in the Gatsby-esque mansions. The four-day program concludes with an event, the Concours d’Elegance, which will feature a world-class collection of over a billion dollars worth of rare and vintage cars. Premier automotive expert and TV personality Donald Osbourne serves as the Concours d’Elegance chairman. Tickets are on sale now.

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Where to Eat

Newport County offers a wide variety of restaurant options, from casual to fine dining. Be sure to sample some of the local flavor, including lobsters, Point Judith calamari, steamer clams, chowder, "stuffies", Del's Lemonade and more!

Where to Stay

From quaint bed and breakfasts to five-star hotels, the Narragansett Bay area is known for wonderful hospitality and charm.

Places to See

Destinations offer opportunities for sightseeing, historical tours, museum visits, shopping and dining. Whether you’re visiting or commuting, choose the fun, reliable and convenient connection to your destination.

Popular Cruises

Cruises Departing from Jamestown

Enjoy a Scenic Bay Cruise around magnificent Newport Harbor and lower Narragansett Bay.

Jun
1
 - 
Sep
8
90 minutes for departure and return trips
Starting at $
11.50
Cruises Departing from Newport

Enjoy a Scenic Bay Cruise around magnificent Newport Harbor and lower Narragansett Bay.

Jun
1
 - 
Sep
8
90 minutes for departure and return trips
Starting at $
11.50
Private Scenic Bay Cruise from Jamestown

Enjoy a private cruise with your group around Newport Harbor and lower Narragansett Bay. Depart from Jamestown and see the many landmarks along the way.

Jun
1
 - 
Sep
8
60 - 75 minutes
Starting at $
850.00
Scenic Sunset Cruise

Relax on a sunset cruise from Jamestown through Newport Harbor. View mansions, lighthouses, House on the Rocks and the beautiful shoreline. One complimentary "Drink of the Night" included with ticket.

Jun
1
 - 
Sep
8
60 minutes
Starting at $
30.00

Want to commute to Downtown Newport?

The Jamestown Newport Ferry is considering offering Commuter 10-Packs to serve those who want to commute to and from Newport. The round trip tickets would be valid before 9 AM and after 4 PM seven days a week.

Commuter Servey

Visit us at the Ship’s Store, Chandlery and Gift Shop

Location

20 Narragansett Avenue, Jamestown, RI 02835

Phone

Call: (401) 423-1556, Fax: (401) 423-7159

Hours

Monday - Friday 9AM - 5PM; Saturday, Sunday & Holiday 9AM - 3PM
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