LGBTQ+ Folks

We welcome you to 
Newport, RI

An LGBTQ+ Travel & Community Resource

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We are an LGBTQ+ owned organization that aims to provide support and resources for travelers and the local community.

We create events all year long including the Newport Pride to gather and connect with our community.

We always welcome ideas on how to improve the work we do for our community, let us know your thoughts!

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Connect Real Estate Group

The Connect Real Estate Group at Homes By Connect is a Newport County-based real estate brokerage focused on concierge level service for all their clients.


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Newport Craft

At Newport Craft, we believe it is vital to foster an inclusive, accepting, and safe environment that is welcoming to all. Come enjoy a rotating selection of craft beer and spirits made in-house, food trucks, and local musicians inside our tap room or our seasonal outdoor pavilion!


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.


The Tavern On Broadway is located in the heart of Newport's Historic District in a completely renovated 200-year-old colonial building. The owners— Jill and Jim Blumel—are passionate about the restaurant and creating a family atmosphere for both staff and guests. We look forward to serving you -- please stop by and say hello!

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Hotel Viking

The award-winning Hotel Viking, situated atop Newport’s Historic Hill neighborhood with breathtaking views of Bellevue Avenue, offers both guest rooms and luxury suites along with a sense of history and a friendly ambiance.


Rough Point is a mansion and a museum with an extensive collection of fine and decorative arts and a sprawling historic landscape with panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean.


The property is experienced today largely as it was lived in during the lifetime of its most famous owner, the heiress, philanthropist, and preservationist Doris Duke.


The Connect Real Estate Group at Homes By Connect is a Newport County-based real estate brokerage focused on concierge level service for all of their clients. They are delighted to assist buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants with all of their real estate needs. Their seasoned team of top notch professionals strives to educate our clients about the merits of living in Newport County and works to create a welcoming environment for all.


Newport Hotel & Marina

Located on the harbor of Narragansett Bay in Newport’s historic downtown, our hotel, restaurant, and marina are close to everything, including the views from Bowen’s Wharf and amazing shopping, dining, and entertainment options.  We offer bike rentals, paddleboards, kayaks, and an indoor heated saltwater pool with saunas!