Aquidneck Land Trust Will Present “Birders! The Central Park Effect”

Birders!  The Central Park Effect Portsmouth (April 14, 2014) – On Friday, April 25, at 7pm, the Pennfield School and the Aquidneck Land Trust will present, in conjunction with Salve Regina University, Newport Film and the Norman Bird Sanctuary, the 2013 documentary film Birders! The Central Park Effect. Take a virtual trip into the trees of Central Park. [...]



Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival Announces It’s 2014 Lineup

2014 NEWPORT WATERFRONT REGGAE FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES REGGAE LEGEND FREDDIE MCGREGOR MAIN HEADLINER DURING 10-HOURS OF MUSIC ON AUGUST 9TH NEWPORT, RI, April 15, 2014 – The Newport Yachting Center event venue and marina continues to be a main source for diverse musical entertainment this summer with the announcement that true reggae legend Freddie McGregor will headline [...]



Newport Concert Series At The Newport Yachting Center Anticipates A Big Splash This Summer With The Beach Boys

Tickets For The Beach Boys Go On Sale This Thursday, April 17th at Noon NEWPORT, RI, APRIL 14, 2014 — The Newport Concert Series at the Newport Yachting Center announces that America’s most beloved Southern California rockers, The Beach Boys will be performing along the Newport waterfront on Saturday, August 16th.  Tickets will be available [...]



Newport Concert Series At The Newport Yachting Center Announces Intimate Acoustic Performance By 3 Doors Down

Tickets For 3 Doors Down At The Newport Concert Series At The Newport Yachting Center Go On Sale Friday, April 18th at 10 am. NEWPORT, RI, April 14, 2014 — The Newport Concert Series at the Newport Yachting Center announces a Grammy award winning rock band will show its more personal side on Friday, August [...]



What’s Up For Today In Newport | April 14th

THE BEST OF WHAT’S HAPPENING FOR ENTERTAINMENT, EVENTS, AND LIVE MUSIC IN NEWPORT TODAY The WhatsUpNewp crew has curated and hand picked the best in arts, entertainment, live music, nightlife, and events happening today in Newport, enjoy! 1. Wes Anderson’s, The Grand Budapest Hotel,  At Jane Pickens Theater | Ongoing THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL recounts the adventures of Gustave H, [...]



Developing “Coyote Smarts” is Goal of New Public Info Campaign

The website—www.CoyoteSmarts.org—is now up and running, and a campaign rollout event is being planned for May 6 at the Atlantic Beach Club in Middletown. MIDDLETOWN, RI – On view in the new Charter Room at the Rhode Island State House is a letter written by Roger Williams to the town of Providence in the mid-1600s. [...]



3 Doors Down And The Beach Boys Are Coming To Newport

Newport Concert Series at The Newport Yachting Center add The Beach Boys and 3 Doors Down to 2014 lineup. The Newport Concert Series at The Newport Yachting Center has (pretty much) announced over the weekend, that 3 Doors Down and The Beach Boys will join their 2014 summer lineup. Tease #1 – Saturday, April 12th [...]



What’s Up For Entertainment And Live Music In Newport | April 12

Listings: Entertainment And Live Music In Newport Here’s what’s happening for entertainment and live music today in Newport… Atlantic Beach Club: Live music with Los Gatos at 8pm. No Cover. Boom Boom Room: DJ Corey Young at 9pm. Buskers: Live music with Brian Twohey at 9pm. No Cover. Clarke Cooke House: Live music with The Foreverly Brothers at [...]



What’sUpNewp Presents 1540 LIVE Podcast: Kathy Staab, Ian O’neill, And James Felice

 What’sUpNewp Presents 1540 LIVE: April 13th Show Recap Today on the show, we were joined by Kathy Staab, owner of Jane Pickens Theater & Event Center, Ian O’neill, from Deer Tick and Happiness, and James Felice, from The Felice Brothers! It was a fun filled folk Friday! Listen To The Podcast Of The Show And Interview What’sUpNewp Presents [...]



Updated – 2014 Newport Folk Festival Lineup And Schedule

2014 Newport Folk Festival Lineup The Newport Folk Festival made their 1st lineup announcement of the year this morning, February 3rd. The What’sUpNewp Crew will be using this as our home for all Newport Folk Festival lineup and schedule announcements. This page will be updated as new information The 2014 Newport Folk Festival will take [...]