slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - June 16
Friday, June 16, 2017
This weekend’s events include the music series at Newport Vineyards, the Pierre Cardin Fashion Show at the Breakers, the Newport Gulls and much more.
To help you figure out which event to go to and when, GoLocalProv has put together a complete guide of what to do and when in the slideshow below.
See the Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend in the Slideshow Below!
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Columbus' Ships, the Nina and the Pinta Are in Newport
For the history buffs.
Replicas of Christopher Columbus’ ships the Nina and the Pinta will be docked at Fort Adams as part of an enhanced sailing museum.
The public is invited to walk aboard the ships for a self-guided tour every day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The ships leave Newport on Monday.
Pierre Cardin Fashion Show at the Breakers
Legendary fashion designer Pierre Cardin's work will be on display during a fashion runway show at The Breakers to help introduce a new fashion exhibition highlighting some of his greatest work.
The fashion show will feature almost 90 looks demonstrating a range of his work and some of his best projects.
The fashion show begins at 5 p.m. and will be followed by a champagne reception.
NOTE: It was announced on Thursday that Cardin would not be there.
Norman Bird Sanctuary's 11th Annual 5K Run/Walk
Head to Norman Bird Sanctuary for the 11th annual 5K run or walk.
The run goes from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and will take participants past second and third beach as well as through the Sanctuary.
Kids can participate by joining the Frosty Freez Kids’ Run.
Following the run, there will be music by DJ Butch as well as drinks and an award ceremony back at the Sanctuary.
Bristol Oyster Festival at DeWolf Tavern
The Bristol Oyster Festival includes more than six varieties of oysters with live shucking demonstrations, music, a silent auction, food trucks and much more.
The festival is a great way to celebrate Father’s day while giving to the March of Dimes.
Last year, the festival raised over $6000 for the March of Dimes.
The festival goes from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Bloody Mary Bar at Top of Newport
Spend part of you Father's day at the Bloody Mary Bar at the Top of Newport.
The Top of Newport provides everything you need to build your own drink and blend it with any combination of vodka, celery salt and more.
The bar is open from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Free Admission for Dads at the Newport Car Museum
The Newport Car Museum is giving dads free admission on Father's Day when accompanied by a family member.
The car museum features some of the coolest cars that you can find includes Corvettes, Fords, and Fin cars.
The museum is open daily at 10 a.m.
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