Swanhurst Chorus Dinner Theater Presents Mary Poppins Through March

Cameron Mackintosh and Disney favorites Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious and A Spoonful of Sugar from the classic Mary Poppins will come to life during Newport’s Swanhurst Chorus Theater performance this month. The theater celebrates its 22nd Annual Tribute to Broadway with performances of the popular 1964 film at Fenner Hall throughout March. SHOWINGS 7pm: Saturday, March 5 (Sold Out) Saturday, March 12 Friday, March 18 Saturday, March 19 Matinee: Sunday, March 6 – 2pm Saturday, … Continue reading Swanhurst Chorus Dinner Theater Presents Mary Poppins Through March

Free Event: Newport Gallery Night Returns March 10

This post was written by Newport Gallery Night A new month is beginning and with it comes another Newport Gallery Night! This month Newport Gallery Night falls on March 10, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at participating galleries, museums and cultural institutions. If you’re still feeling the winter blues don’t miss the chance to visit our participating galleries which are all featuring wonderful … Continue reading Free Event: Newport Gallery Night Returns March 10

Norah Jones To Play 2016 Newport Folk & Jazz Festivals

Newport Folk and Jazz Festivals announced today that the 2016 festival lineup for both festivals will include Norah Jones, American singer, songwriter and actress. At 36, Jones has sold more than 50 million albums worldwide. Jones will perform at Newport Folk Festival on Saturday, July 23 and at Newport Jazz Festival the following weekend on Saturday, July 30. For more details visit newportjazzfest.org “Norah Jones is one of America’s great … Continue reading Norah Jones To Play 2016 Newport Folk & Jazz Festivals

$5 and Under: What To Do In Newport County Throughout March

Embrace Newport & Bristol County this month in $5 or less. Hands-on activities, workshops, film screenings and more abound. You won’t have to reach deep into your pocket for an unforgettable experience by the sea. Tuesday, March 1 | 6:30pm FOREIGN FILM SERIES: DEPARTURE Free. Daigo Kobayashi answers a classified ad entitled “Departures” thinking it is an advertisement for a travel agency only to discover that the job … Continue reading $5 and Under: What To Do In Newport County Throughout March

Island Moving Company To Perform Mother Goose at Rosecliff Mansion

Island Moving Company‘s professional dancers will bring the classic Nursery Rhymes of Mother Goose to life this weekend, February 26-28 at Rosecliff Mansion. Bring the kids and watch magical performances of Humpty Dumpty, Miss Muffet, Jack and Jill, and Sing a Song of Sixpense. Mother Goose is for children 3 and up. The performance time runs one hour and has no intermission. Adults $25; Children under 12 $15. … Continue reading Island Moving Company To Perform Mother Goose at Rosecliff Mansion

February 18, 2016 | Newport Winter Festival Events Lineup

Today’s Newport Winter Festival schedule beings ample opportunity for exploration. Meander through the newly renovated International Tennis Hall of Fame or discover the story of Colonial Newport on a walking tour through town. Later, wander through the enchanting display of lights at the illuminated garden at Ballard Park, and warm up with the highly anticipated annual hot drink contest. Enjoy! The Island Skating Academy Skate … Continue reading February 18, 2016 | Newport Winter Festival Events Lineup

February 17, 2016 | Today’s Newport Winter Festival Events Lineup

Get up close and personal with nature during today’s Newport Winter Festival lineup with a live reptile show with Bwana Iguana Reptile Guy, a seal watch cruise with Save the Bay or even horseback riding through the beach. Plus, don’t forget to engage your inner foodie with a handful of tasty events, like the wine and cheese pairing with Milk & Honey and the annual nacho … Continue reading February 17, 2016 | Today’s Newport Winter Festival Events Lineup