Bridgefest, the annual celebration of Jazz, Folk and Newport’s rich musical community, returns to Newport today through August 2 and will feature local artists performing at 19 events at 14 venues over four days.
The Newport Car Museum will be unveiling its limited edition 2018 Ford GT on Saturday, August 4 at 2 p.m. Buyers of the $450,000 supercar are handpicked by the automaker, and only 1,000 are set to be built through 2020. The Ford GT, of which there are 138 so far (this is #109), is a […]
Ragged Island Brewing Company in Portsmouth has entered a purchase and sales agreement to buy the Garden Shop building and 37-acre Van Hoff Nursery property at 54 Bristol Ferry Road in Portsmouth. “We are really excited about the potential of preserving this beautiful agricultural property and expanding our business right here on Aquidneck Island”, said […]
It’s official, the Newport Jazz Festival and Newport Folk Festival will be in Newport for at least another 40 years. Governor Raimondo; George Wein, Co-founder of the Newport Folk Festival and Newport Jazz Festival; Jay Sweet, Producer of the Newport Jazz and Newport Folk Festival; Janet Coit, Director of Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management […]
Day 1 of the 2018 Newport Folk Festival is now history and it is one that folks will remember and be talking about for quite a while. The day kicked off with stellar performances by Boston’s Darlingside on the Harbor Stage and ended with David Crosby surprising the crowd when he joined Jason Isbell and […]
Greg Abate, who is listed in Downbeat Magazine’s latest critics poll as among jazz music’s top rising stars, brings his uptown jazz quintet for a high powered night of music at the Newport Playhouse, Thursday, August 2.
Today - Increasing clouds, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight - Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Today - NW winds around 5 kt, becoming S this afternoon. Waves 2 to 3 ft.
Tonight -SW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S after midnight. Waves around 2 ft.
Coastal Water Temperature - 71.1°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
The sun rose in Newportat 5:39 am and sunset will be at 8:04 pm. The first low tide was at 3:39 am and the next low tide will be at 3:41 pm. The first high tide will be at 10:14 am and the next high tide at 10:26 pm.
Today we have 14 hours and 25 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:51 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Moon age is 17 days, lighting is 96%.
Cruise Ship Schedule For Today
Things To Do
11 am - No Tell Motel at The Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant