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Harvest Fair Festival middletown ri

Harvest Fair

Sept 30 - Oct 1

A local favorite for over 45 years, this fair features lots of children's activities set in a hayfield just outside Newport in Middletown at the Norman Bird Sanctuary. Don't miss the log-rolling competition, hay and pony rides!

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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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Ghosts of Newport Tours

Daily / Weekends

Guided tours of this colonial town's most haunted hotspots. Walking tour led by lantern, covers many historic homes and neighborhoods. Great fun!

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Coastal Wine Trail

Oct - Nov

Warm days, cool nights and changing leaves signal the harvesting of wine grapes throughout coastal southern New England. Tour one or all of them on your next visit!

Newport Mansions Wine and Food Festival

Newport Mansions Wine and Food Festival

Sept 22 -24

Join dozens of New England's finest chefs and hundreds of wines from America's finest vintners for a remarkable 3-day food and wine experience, including auctions, a Grand Tasting, restaurant wine dinners and a gala celebration. Events take place at Rosecliff and at some of the area's finest restaurants.