Tour costs $15 per person and departs from the Brick Marke
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Thursday, May 16, 2013
The premiere will take place on Thursday evening, May 16th at the Jane Pickens Theater
The red carpet will be rolled out in Newport for the documentary, WaterFire: Art & Soul of a City. The Newport premiere will take place on Thursday evening, May 16th at the Jane Pickens Theater and Event Center in Newport Rhode Island. The Executive Producer of the program, Joe Rocco and the creator and Executive Artistic Director of WaterFire, Barnaby Evans, will be on hand after the screening to talk about the making of this documentary and take questions from the audience. “We are thrilled to bring our documentary to Newport and the historic Jane Pickens Theater,” said Rocco. The documentary takes viewers behind the scenes of WaterFire Providence, one of the world’s most extraordinary events, with its sparkling bonfires and enchanting …
The Summer Kick-Off Party will feature Toot & The Maytals the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend, May 25th.
The Newport Waterfront Events is getting ready to start the first of its eighteen 2013 Nantucket Nectars Sunset Music Series concerts with a Summer Kick-Off Party featuring Toots and The Maytals on the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend, May 25th. Joining Toots and The Maytals will be Anders Osborne and local favorites, The Ravers. Tickets are general admission and can be purchase for $24 in advance or $36 the day of the show at www.newportwaterfrontevents.com or by calling 800-745-3000. The Sunset Music Series also announces its seventeenth and eighteenth headliners are moe. – a Sunday Jam-Fest with Eddy’s Shoe and Boo City on Sunday, June 23rd and Chris Isaak to perform on Wednesday, July 10th. Tickets are general admission for the …
Monday, May 6, 2013
Paula Visnoski has won the Newport Art Museum's online gallery contest, Meaning & Metaphor: Art that Tells a Story
Friday, May 3, 2013
The play will be performed in the MHS Cafetorium at 7:30 PM on Friday May 3rd and Saturday May 4th.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Tickets go on sale Friday, May 3
The Dropkick Murphys are headed down to Newport. The popular Celtic punk band will headline the 2nd Annual Newport Celtic Rock Festival along with Eileen Ivers, The Town Pants, Screaming Orphans and Celtica-Pipes Rock! on Saturday, August 24 from 12:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The general admission tickets are available for purchase this Friday, May 3rd at 12:00 noon at a “Savin’ O’ the Green” Discount of $15 while tickets last. Once the discount sells out, the advance ticket price is $35.50 through August 23rd and then will be $45.50 the day-of the event. The festival is free for children under the age of 12 as long as they are accompanied by an adult. In addition to the general admission tickets, the more exclusive package called “The Snug…
Monday, April 15, 2013
Deb's photo captured the most votes in our Facebook Timeline cover photo contest.
Congratulations to Deb Kestler, who submitted the winning picture for our Facebook cover photo contest for spring! Deb Kestler's photo of a bright purple flower and bee will now be the cover of Middletown Patch's Facebook page. The spring shot #9 captured the eyes (and votes) of our readers. Thank-you to all who participated and voted! You can see all of the submissions here.
Friday, April 12, 2013
On April 24 author Jennifer Anderson will present From Rainforest to Parlor: The Mahogany Trade in Colonial Rhode Island at the Colony House on Washington Square.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
The Nantucket Nectars Sunset Music has added three new headlines,
The Newport Waterfront Events at the Newport Yachting Center announces it has added three more headliners to the 2013 Nantucket Nectars Sunset Music Series, bringing the total number of concerts scheduled to-date to eleven. The latest additions to the line-up are Southern rock jam band, Gov’t Mule, one of the most successful American bands in rock history, Chicago, and the Under The Sun Tour featuring Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray and Gin Blossoms with Special Guest, Fastball. The concert series will take place from late May through August at its unique waterfront venue in the heart of historic Newport. Purchase tickets at www.newportwaterfrontevents.com or order by phone by calling 800-745-3000.
You submitted photos, now it's time to choose your favorite.
We want to continue to highlight Middletown's artistic talent as the seasons change on our Facebook page. Stephen Ford's frosty picture of Bailey's Brook has decorated the page since the first snowfall, but it's officially Spring, so we need something a bit...warmer. We asked our readers to submit their spring-themed pictures as a potential cover photo and now it’s up to you to choose! View our gallery above and cast your vote for the picture you think should be the next photo to grace the cover of our Facebook page. The voting will be open until 5 p.m. on Friday. Just comment what number photo you like best in the comments section. We’ll rotate the photos from time to time. A big thank you to everyone who submitted!