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What'sUpNewp Morning Edition: Saturday, April 21st

Good Morning,Because of the rain last weekend, many of the events that make up the 2018 Newport Daffo
April 21 · Issue #7 · View online
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Good Morning,
  • Because of the rain last weekend, many of the events that make up the 2018 Newport Daffodil Days Festival rescheduled for this weekend. See the full schedule here.
  • Clean Ocean Access is hosting a cleanup of Stringham Road in Portsmouth on Wednesday, April 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in partnership with marine trade industry. The event is open to the public and meeting location is the Rails Explorer parking lot. For more details, contact Dave McLaughlin at
  • Today is Record Store Day, if you’re heading out to shop be on the lookout for ‘Speak Out’ from Newport Folk Festival.
  • The Volvo Ocean Race fleet is departing Brazil on Sunday for Newport! Attend the watch party at @ The Deck
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On Tap For Today
  • Today - Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
  • Tonight - Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
  • Today - NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt in the morning. Waves 1 foot or less
  • Tonight - NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Waves 1 foot or less.
  • Coastal Water Temperature - 43.0 °F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
  • Sunrise: 5:55 am | Sunset: 7:33 pm
  • Low tide at 6:06 am & 6:02 pm
  • High tide at 12:26 am & 1:03 pm
  • Lunar Phase: Waxing Crescent, moon age is 5 days and lighting is 29%.
  • 9 am – Earth Day Cleanup at Ballard Park
  • 9 am to 12:30 pm – Aquidneck Growers Market at Newport Vineyards
  • 9:30 am – Dabble and Doodle with Daffys
  • 9:30 am – Annual Tour de Jonquilles Bike Ride
  • 10 am – Beach Clean up with Pruitt Chiropractic and Save the Bay at Easton’s Beach
  • 10:30 am – Celebrate Earth Day at the Newport Public Library
  • 10:30 am – Earth Day on Rose Island
  • 11 am – Tour of Ballard Park
  • 11 am – God’s Little Acre Sign Dedication at Common Burying Ground
  • 12 pm – Kristen Coates welcomes The Captain’s Daughter
  • 12:30 pm – Earth Day Celebration and Daffy BBQ in the Park at Miantonomi Park
  • 1 pm to 4 pm – Weekend Music Series: Leslie + Matt at Newport Vineyards
  • 1 pm – Playoff Match: Newport Rugby vs Worcester at Fort Adams
  • 2:30 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Isle of Dogs at Jane Pickens Theater
  • 4 pm to 8 pm – Gastros 401 Night at Ragged Island Brewing
  • 7:30 pm – The Rewind: Her Stories at Emmanuel Church
  • 8 pm & 10 pm – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater
  • 8 pm – Kids’ Dance Party at Hotel Viking
  • Click here for more information and links to all mentioned events
  • Six Picks: The Best in Local Music This Week (April 19-25)
  • Where to find live music, comedy, movies and entertainment this weekend
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Have a great Saturday, we’ll see you out there! 
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