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Upcoming Newport, RI Events

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St. Patrick's Day Parade

Mar 11

The unofficial start of the season starts off with one of the biggest celebrations in New England. Many bars and restaurants open as early as 8AM for the festivities. A day not to be missed in Newport!

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Newport RI History Tours


Newport's history comes alive with indepth guided and self-guided walking tours all around the city. From Newport's colonial past to its religions and politics, these tours will stir the imagination against the backdrop of cobblestone streets and gas-lit street lanterns.

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Get Up Close with Our Harbor Seals!

Jan thru April

Board a tour boat in downtown Newport RI and head out to Rose Island Lighthouse where the Harbor seals rest and play on the rocks during the winter months. A great experience for the whole family!

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The NEW Newport Marriott

Relaxing is a breeze in their new nautically-inspired guest rooms, greatroom lobby, and restaurant/bar with seasonal outdoor terrace and spectacular harbor views!