Won’t You Be My Neighbor, Newport Flower Show, Newport Charter Yacht Show and the dozens of fun events are happening this week. Get the full rundown here.
Dropkick Murphys and Flogging Molly rocked the pants off Bold Point Park in East Providence Saturday night. Their brand of “in your face” Celtic Punk was just what the doctor ordered on a beautiful summer evening. Openers Malyssa Bellarosa and Jake Burns set the tone for the high energy show. WhatsUpNewp was there and brings you a few photo highlights of the event.
Three award-winning writers who are in Newport as featured faculty in Salve Regina’s exclusive summer residency creative writing degree program, the Newport MFA, will host public readings and reflections from some of their best-selling works on June 23, 24 and 27.
With Paul Roselli’s exit from the Democratic gubernatorial primary race, the field has narrowed somewhat as the deadline approaches for candidates to officially file if they intend on running for office in the upcoming election.
Summer in Newport and live music, they go together like clam cakes and chowder. There’s no short supply of free live music and movies on any given night in Newport. Here’s a look at all that can be enjoyed outdoors this summer for free or for a small donation.
Today - Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.
Tonight - A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Today -SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt, increasing to 30 kt this afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog this morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tonight -SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. A chance of showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Coastal Water Temperature - 61.0°F
Sun, Moon, & Tide
Sunrise: 5:11 am | Sunset: 8:22 pm
Low tide at 5:58 am & 5:51 pm
High tide at 12:32 pm
Moon: Waxing Crescent. Moon age is 5 days, lighting is 24%