Newport in October

Posted on October 2, 2018

Newport in October

Fall is officially here and there is no place better to be than Newport. October brings cooler weather and a month full of incredible music, food, and fun. Here are our favorite happenings this month.

Broadway Street Fair

Head to Broadway and enjoy music, food, family activities, and exhibiting artists October 6 from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM. With over 170 vendors, this free rain or shine event is a fun-filled experience for all.

Mansions & Motors

Presented by The Preservation Society of Newport County and the Audrain Automobile Museum, experience Cars & Coffee at The Elms mansion on October 6th and 20th from 8am-10am.

Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival

Visit Bowen’s Wharf October 13, 2018 – October 14 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM daily for music, drinks, and delicious food. Enjoy fish tacos, lobster rolls, fried calamari, oysters, signature cocktails and cold Whaler’s Brewing beer, accompany continuous live music, and family fun, all beneath the Wharf’s colorful tents. Fresh smoothies, donuts and kettle corn for your sweet tooth.

Harvest Festival at Newport Vineyards

Experience Newport Vineyards at its most fun October 27, 2018 – October 28, 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM for grape stomping, wine and Taproot beer tasting, and pie eating. Enjoy live music while sipping on local wines or fresh Taproot beer, and noshing on gourmet goods.

Book your stay at OceanCliff today to experience the very best of Newport.

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