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Local Happenings and Events

Sep

29
Coastal Queen Sunset Cruise featuring The Pros From Dover, from Jamestown Sept. 29

Join us on a sunset cruise for an exciting mix of classic rock, reggae and original music by The Pros From Dover. This band is a talented trio of island guys—Eddie Furtado from Jamestown, and Steve Meade and Willy Cooley from Newport. Cruise will take you across the Bay and into scenic Newport Harbor for views of lighthouses, harbor mansions, mega yachts, America's Cup boats and more. Coastal Queen is covered, warm and weatherproof. Valid ID and cloth face covering required to board. Surfaces are sanitized and seating has been limited to allow for social-distance seating. 5-6:30pm.

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Oct

01
Coastal Queen Champagne and Sparkling Wine Tasting and Sunset Cruise, from Jamestown on Oct. 1

What could be better than a Champagne Tasting and Sunset Cruise aboard the beautiful cruising vessel Coastal Queen? Guests will enjoy a specially prepared individual sampler of Champagne by Jamestown Wine & Spirits. Sip on Champagne and enjoy the sights along the East Passage. Coastal Queen is covered, warm and weatherproof. Valid ID and cloth face covering required to board. Surfaces are sanitized and seating has been limited to allow for social-distance seating. 5pm–6:30pm. $55 per person.

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Oct

06
Coastal Queen Oktoberfest Beer Tasting and Sunset Cruise, from Jamestown on Oct. 6

A crowd favorite—The General’s Crossing Brewhouse, Jamestown's own local brewery will be on board this cruise offering guests the opportunity to sample a flight of Oktoberfest brewhouse offerings. Guests wanting to participate can pay the $10 fee at boarding. Coastal Queen is covered, warm and weatherproof. Valid ID (for bar service) and cloth face covering required to board. Surfaces are sanitized and seating has been limited to allow for social-distance seating. 5–6:30pm.

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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

Cruise E-Gift Cards

Purchase the perfect gift—a Scenic Cruise e-gift card, with a value of your choosing, and no expiration date! Good towards tickets for the reserved Coastal Queen and reserved Cross-Bay Scenic Cruises.

Jan
1
 - 
Dec
31
60 - 90 minutes
Starting at $
0.00
Scenic Cross-Bay Tours Departing from Jamestown

SEE YOU NEXT SEASON! These open-air, narrated tour cruises are a great way to enjoy the outdoors while sightseeing and learning about special places, from the Jamestown shoreline to Newport Harbor.

Jun
27
 - 
Sep
15
90 minutes
Starting at $
21.00
Private Scenic Bay Cruises from Jamestown

Enjoy a private cruise with your group around Newport Harbor and lower Narragansett Bay. Depart from Jamestown and see the America’s Cup Sailboats and Mega Yachts in the Harbor along the way.

Jun
27
 - 
Sep
7
60 - 75 minutes
Starting at $
850.00
Scenic Sunset Cruises from Jamestown

SEE YOU NEXT SEASON! Relax on a sunset cruise from Jamestown to view Newport Harbor mansions, lighthouses and the beautiful shoreline. One complimentary "Drink of the Night" included with ticket.

Jun
27
 - 
Sep
15
60 minutes
Starting at $
27.00

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 (during ferry season).

Commuter Survey

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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