Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff

Rosecliff 424 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI, United States

Join Island Moving Company for the 21st season of the Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff. Follow the young protagonist throughout the mansion as she celebrates the holiday season with her family, battles with the Mouse King, dances with the Snow Queen, and travels with her beloved Nutcracker to the magical Land of Sweets. The first act of this unique performance […]

$139 – $229

Gardiner House Festive Fete

Gardiner House 24 Lee's Wharf, Newport, RI, United States

Gardiner House is hosting a Holiday Shopping event to support local businesses while spreading Holiday cheer! Please join us for a fun evening on Wednesday, December 29th, 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Your favorite area retailers and businesses will be setting up Pop-up shops in our luxurious Gardiner Ballroom. We look forward to seeing you!

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in the Courtyard

the Hotel Viking 1 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI, United States

Our Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in the Courtyard is back! Join us for all of the fun and festivities from live music, a special visit from Santa, festive holiday cookies, hot chocolate and more.

Newport Vineyards Holiday Extravaganza

Newport Vineyards 909 East Main Rd., Middletown, RI, United States

Join us to get in the holiday spirit at our Holiday Extravaganza! Enjoy live holiday music, wine or beer tasting and festive food stations including holiday desserts, hot cocoa bar, and holiday cookies. Bring the family to write letters to Santa, meet the Jolly man, and relax by our fire pits with vineyard views. Break […]

Coastal Queen’s Candy Cane Express Cruise for Kids

the Coastal Queen, from Jamestown 1 East Ferry Wharf, Jamestown, RI, United States

The Candy Cane Express Cruises are holiday fun for the kids! These boat rides will cruise about Newport Harbor and the Bay to see the sites and scenery. One of Santa's elves will read to the kids while hot chocolate is served. A candy cane will be given to each child as they depart the […]

$20 – $95

Cleanup at Hull Cove in Jamestown

Hull Cove Beavertail Rd, Jamestown, RI, United States

Join a member of the Clean Ocean Access staff for a cleanup at Hull Cove in Jamestown! We will be working to eliminate marine debris across the beach. Bring closed toed shoes, your friends or family, and a good attitude and we will provide the rest of your supplies!

53rd Annual Bowen’s Wharf Tree Lighting

Bowen's Wharf 5 Bowen's Landing, Newport, RI, United States

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – twinkling lights, fragrant wintergreens, beautiful bows, and a most amazing Christmas tree on historic Bowen’s Wharf. Festivities begin around 12:30 with a visit from Santa, followed by an afternoon full of joyous performances from local musicians and choruses. The enormous tree is lit promptly at 6:00 – […]

Newport Classical: Messiah at the Mansion

Rosecliff 424 Bellevue Ave., Newport, RI, United States

Newport Classical presents Messiah at the Mansion featuring Handel’s iconic oratorio Messiah performed by Rhode Island’s Ensemble Altera and the Professional Choristers of The Choir School of Newport County. Described by the Boston Musical Intelligencer as “seamless ensemble perfection,” Ensemble Altera offers a boldly reimagined chamber version of Handel’s timeless classic with The Choir School […]

Holiday Band Concert- Salve Music Ensemble

Casino Theater 9 Freebody St., Newport, RI, United States

Holiday music performed by Salve students and Newport community members, in symphonic band and jazz ensembles.

IYRS Community Holiday Party

Our students' wooden boat restorations and all of Restoration Hall will be dressed in their holiday finery. Live music by Rhode Island favorite The Naticks, complimentary hors d'oeuvres, and cash bar. Free admission!