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Things to do

Stock the House

This full-service, luxury concierge network is now available in Newport. They specialize in making the impossible, possible, and giving clients vacation experiences beyond their wildest dreams.  From grocery delivery to personal chefs, boat rentals to personal bartenders, restaurant hot spots to party planning, their local concierges are experts in all things Newport and excel in customer service.  Visit www.stockthehouse.com or call (609) 536-9457 to connect to a concierge today!

Newport Vineyards

Situated on 75 acres of historically preserved farmland, Newport Vineyards prides itself on the marriage of locally-sourced food with estate-grown wines and fresh hop-forward beer from their on-premise Taproot Brewing Company. Tour, taste, then dine for lunch at Taproot or for dinner at Brix Restaurant, all overlooking the vineyards. Visit us at newportvineyards.com

Newport Jazz Festival

The 2018 Newport Jazz Festival takes place August 3-5 at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island. Come be part of the history and join us for an incredible weekend of music in one of the most beautiful settings around.  Learn more at newportjazz.org


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International Tennis Hall of Fame

Visit the International Tennis Hall of Fame! With over 1,900 tennis artifacts displayed throughout beautiful exhibit galleries, the museum delivers an entirely new, engaging visitor experience. Explore the 7-acres of the historic Newport Casino, from our newly built indoor courts to the manicured grass courts of the Bill Talbert Stadium.

Sightsailing Of Newport

Sightsailing of Newport is a local company that does a mixture of both public sails and public charters around Newport, RI. On your sailing adventure, you can see amazing sights with a rich history, famous yachts from America's Cup, and more! Find us at sightsailing.com


Ballard Park

Ballard Park is a thirteen acre nature preserve located in the southern end of Newport.  It has little over one mile of trails that take hikers through a woodland forest, by a vernal pond and into a meadow where 19,000 daffodil bulbs bloom each April.  Friends of Ballard Park hosts monthly hikes, educational field trips for children, summer concerts and outdoor movie screenings and other special events like the Annual Illuminated Garden each February.  For more information, visit www.ballardpark.org.

Prescott Farm

Past meets present at this colonial farm site. Learn how windmills work and their role in Rhode Island history. Explore the beautiful gardens maintained by Master Gardeners from the University of Rhode Island. Hear about the capture of British General Prescott during the American Revolution, an act commended by George Washington himself. Or just bring a picnic and enjoy the grounds. Site open daily, sunrise to sunset.

Cliff Walk

Cliff walk is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Newport. The splashing waves will follow you on this three and a half mile walk. If you aren't up for the whole walk, there are multiple exit points on the trail so you can go and continue your exploration of downtown Newport. For more information visit: http://cliffwalk.com!

Norman Bird Sanctuary

With over 300 acres and seven miles of hiking trails, there is plenty to see at all times of the year. You can bring your binoculars and go for a walk along our well-maintained trails. You will be sure to see a variety of local and migratory birds, depending on the season. Visit us at http://normanbirdsanctuary.org!