13 Classic Fall Events in Newport, Rhode Island

For most people, Newport, Rhode Island is only thought of as one of the perfect New England summer destinations. It’s not wrong to only love Newport during the warmer months. There are fewer things more incredible than sailing in the bay, enjoying the sun and hidden harbor views, or watching the sunset overlooking the harbor while sipping cocktails and throwing back fresh, local oysters… However, … Continue reading 13 Classic Fall Events in Newport, Rhode Island

Kick off Your New England Summer at the Newport Oyster Festival

It’s going to be a shucking amazing weekend in Newport The fundraising strategy for non-profit organizations in Newport, Rhode Island is simple—throw an awesome party that everyone will want to be a part of. If you need proof, look up Newport Polo’s annual ball, The International Yacht Restoration School’s gala or newportFILM’s annual friend-raiser. The Newport Oyster Festival at Bowen’s Wharf will be held Friday, May … Continue reading Kick off Your New England Summer at the Newport Oyster Festival

2017 French Film Festival Lineup at Salve Regina University

Fun fact: the Salve Regina’s French Film Festival was one of the things that helped me rekindle my passion for French culture. I started taking French classes in elementary school. I stayed with it through high school, even took AP level classes as an upperclassman. Learning vocabulary and pronunciation were not difficult for me at all—keeping the verb tenses and sentence structure correct was a … Continue reading 2017 French Film Festival Lineup at Salve Regina University

The Best Places to Eat for Newport Restaurant Week

Personal favorites of where to wine & dine during Newport, Rhode Island’s restaurant week There are two things that I look forward to during Newport’s off-season—the slew of clearance sales in January/February and Newport Restaurant Week in the spring and the fall. Newport Restaurant Week 2017 starts this spring on Monday, March 27 and ends Saturday, April 7, then will start up again in the … Continue reading The Best Places to Eat for Newport Restaurant Week

Laura Jean Denim’s 13th Annual Denim Sale

Now is the best time to shop at Rhode Island’s only destination for premium denim  If you need to do some denim wardrobe building, stop by Laura Jean Denim in Newport, Rhode Island for the store’s annual denim sale. Find an array of styles by hot denim brands AG Adriano Goldschmied, Frame or Hudson priced at $50, $75 and $100. There’s more to shop besides … Continue reading Laura Jean Denim’s 13th Annual Denim Sale

Winner Winner

The ultimate comfort food joint in Newport Just like its sister restaurant Mission—which is known for having the best burger on Aquidneck Island or, more arguably, the best burger anywhere—Winner Winner elevates your favorite comfort food favorites to a new level. In the same spirit as Mission revolutionized the burger, Winner Winner serves up fried chicken that will make you rethink the average cooked bird. … Continue reading Winner Winner