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Newport Yachting Center

I attended all of the reggae festivals there however as of the fall of 2014 it has been sold to... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2015
Rosalind63
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Newport, Rhode Island
Ice Skating bliss

If you plan to visit Newport in winter, check out the Newport Yachting Center's Ice Rink events... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2014
Mary Lynn A
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Middletown, Rhode Island
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14 Jul 2017
“Great Boating Destination ”
10 May 2015
“Newport Reggae Festival at FT Adams”
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Newport Waterfront Events is home to concerts, comedy shows, festivals and boat shows at the Newport Yachting Center, a unique waterfront venue located in the heart of downtown Newport. The combination of quality entertainment set against the...more
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

The Newport Yachting Center is one of our favorite boating destinations. The upgrades of the last couple of years are great including a new small roof top deck over the office and new bathroom and shower faculties. Ray who started as a dock hand handling...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank SteveandWendy53
Reviewed 10 May 2015

I so miss the events at the Yachting center last year and previous years. Great atmosphere, so convenient, come and go as you please, get a drink and be able to bring it over to the stage area and enjoy the music. This is all...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 22 April 2015

I attended all of the reggae festivals there however as of the fall of 2014 it has been sold to another company and all venues are cancelled! It is hoped they will move to Fort Adams all of the music festivals

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Rosalind63
Reviewed 11 August 2014

We went to the 9 hour reggae festival in August. They took out all of the seats and since the venue is on asphalt that means you have to stand for 9 hours. There is maybe 50 seats at the bar for a thousand people....More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank rtt413
Reviewed 9 August 2014

If you plan to visit Newport in winter, check out the Newport Yachting Center's Ice Rink events! It has a large outdoor rink with views of the water, Thames St. charm, and people passing by. A terrific mix of music plays over the loud speakers...More

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank Mary Lynn A
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

Great way to spend a summer night in Newport. A chance to see great talent in an informal setting. The venue is great-aunt on the water. Limited food options so eat before you go. Many great restaurants in the area. A do not miss place...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Bob W
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We have become Chowdaheads after visiting the Great Chowder Cookoff on June 7th. This was a great kickoff to Summer as thousands gathered to sample and be judges to this Great Event. This was our first visit to this event, but with teams from as...More

Date of experience: June 2014
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