Friday, August 14th

Newport Comedy Series features Bob Marley

The hilarious Bob Marley returns to the Newport Comedy Series after a five-year absence. He has appeared on Letterman, Conan, in his own Comedy Central standup special and as Detective Greenly in the movie The Boondock Saints and The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day. 

8pm at the Hyatt Regency Ballroom Newport – Tickets $31 – Get tickets here

Bob Marley Comedian Newport RI


Master Culinary Series at 41º North

On Friday, August 14th James Beard Award winning Chef Michael Solomonov (Zahav, Federal Donuts, Percy Street Barbecue) brings his modern Israeli cuisine to Forty 1° North. The evening includes lively dinner with wine pairings and chef interaction in a beautiful harbor-side setting

$100 per person.

41 North Culinary Masters Series

41 North Culinary Masters Series Michael Solomonov

$100 per person.


Sour and Lambics Tap Take Over at Norey’s

Sours & Lambics 14+ Tap Takeover @ Norey’s, Newport Aug 14th. This is a serious World Class Tap Takeover. Norey’s, Newport RI Sours & Lambics 14+ Tap List -Cantillon Iris, Mikkeller Spontan Double Blueberry, BFM Procrastinator, 3 Fonteinen wet.Be, OEC Brewing Albus, Trois Dames Grande Dame Oud Bruin, Siren Craft Brew Lemon Cello IPA, Birra del Borgo Caos, Birrificio del Ducato My Blueberry Nightmare, L’Abbaye de Saint Bon-Chien, Hanssens Lambic Experimental Cassis, Hanssens Oude Gueuze, Wild Beer UK The Blend 2015, BFM & OEC Zymatore Cuvee Alex Rouge, Panil Barriquee oak- aged Sour Red Ale

Taps stay up until they are gone which is usually about 2 weeks.


Saturday, August 15th

Skinny Millionaires and Friends present: The Songs of Bob Dylan – at Jimmy’s 9pm.

Skinny Millionaires Bob Dylan

Smith & Weeden, Haunt The House, The Skinny Millionaires, John Hillman, Bob Kendall, Roz Razkin, Josh Grabert and others will be in the same room creating one big Bob Dylan cover band for one night only. Don’t want to miss this one!

Newport Storm Luau at Fort Adams

Newport Storm Brewery & Thomas Tew Rum Distillery are partnering with the Fort Adams Trust for the 9th year in a row to add to the $85,000+ they’ve raised for the Trust since their partnership began.

A Hawaiian-themed party in the middle of the Fort Adams parade field brings you the island spirit without having to travel to the Pacific.

They’ll have authentic Polynesian Dancers, a fire dancer, live bands, and local eats with a Hawaiian flare!
Top it off with a couple Newport Storm beers or a Mai Tai or Newport Stormy made with Thomas Tew Single Barrel rum, and you’ve got a b-e-a-utiful night out in August in Newport!

Tickets are $10 in advance and $20 at the door (cash only) – Get tickets here

3:30 – 9pm, 21+ strictly enforced

Newport Storm Luau


Newport Polo vs Philadelphia

5pm at the Polo Grounds at Glen Farm

Newport International Polo Series

© Adam Zaff Photography

Waterfire (Full Lighting)

Downtown Providence at sunset – 7:47pm

WaterFire Providence is an independent, non-profit arts organization whose mission is to inspire Providence and its visitors by revitalizing the urban experience, fostering community engagement and creatively transforming the city by presenting WaterFire for all to enjoy.

waterfire 2015

Sunday, August 16th

Nimfest Concert

3 – 6 pm at King Park

with Slippery Sneakers Zydeco Band
Leslie Grimes & Matt Bruneau

nimfest newport ri