The Top Events to See in Newport in 2018

Top Events in Newport, Rhode IslandNewport is truly a four season destination, with plenty to see and do no matter the time of year. Dating back to America’s Gilded Age, Newport has long been a popular vacation destination. In light of Newport’s popularity, many of the town’s most popular events require a little advanced planning to ensure you have both tickets and a place to stay. To that end, we’ve put together a guide to some of the top reasons to visit Newport in 2018, in hopes of helping you make the most of your time in our charming and historic City by the Sea.  There are no finer accommodations in Newport than the Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast, currently ranked Newport’s #1 Bed and Breakfast on TripAdvisor.  Book your room today, and make 2018 a year to remember.

Top Events in Newport in 2018

It’s not hard to find inspiration to visit the town of Newport. Between the unparalleled ocean views, luxurious accommodations and exciting events and attractions, our seaside city has a lot going for it. As with most great destinations around the world, Newport has a full calendar of events, many of which bring repeat guests to our town year after year. We’ve compiled a list of the best reasons to visit Newport in 2018.  Make sure to mark your calendars!

These fantastic events are just a small part of the fun to be had in Newport in 2018.  There are so many other wonderful attractions in the area, including the Newport Art Museum, the Cliff Walk, the stunning Newport Mansions, regional wineries, lighthouses, state and local parks, and so much more.  However you choose to spend your time in Newport, we’re here to help.  But first, start making those plans for these popular Newport events, and make your reservations at the elegant Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast today!

Historic Landmarks in Newport

Historic Landmarks in Newport, Rhode IslandNewport has been many things to many people over the years.  Most famously, it was the summer playground for many of America’s wealthiest and most prominent families during the Gilded Age. Remnants of this storied past are visible today in the many mansions and historic landmarks that dot our shores.  Many of Newport’s historic landmarks have been preserved, and visiting these destinations is an excellent way to get a feel for this charming City by the Sea.  This fall, take a step back in time and journey into Newport’s history with us, at the beautifully renovated Cliffside Inn Bed and Breakfast.  Our Second Empire Victorian Manor House was originally built in 1876, and has since been authentically restored to its original condition.  Our award-winning Inn the perfect place for history lovers to stay when in Newport!  Book your room today. Continue reading

Visit the Lighthouses of Newport

Lighthouses of Newport, Rhode IslandLighthouses dot the entire east coast, from the northern tip of Maine south to Florida. Lighthouses, typically built in remote locations, are extraordinarily beautiful beacons, and serve as an important reminder of our history.  In Rhode Island, these lighted beacons have been guiding ships around the notoriously rocky shoreline since the 1800’s.  There are more than a dozen beautiful lighthouses in the Newport area, each with its own story.  Book your stay at our Rhode Island Bed and Breakfast this summer, and tour these incredible, historic destinations. Continue reading