Now that we have turned the page on the 65-day long month that we call January, February is coming in strong with a packed schedule that is sure to get you out of the house! With the return of a full Winter Festival and the Burger Bender (yes, there was a year in which we ate 12 of the burgers), your hearts and bellies will be full this month.
Newport String Project – February 3rd
Winter Speaker Series at Newport Art Museum – February 3rd
Wellness + Wine – (barre class and wine tasting) – February 4th
Newport Live Presents: Reverend Robert Jones, Sr. – February 10th
Mini Golf at Newport Vineyards – February 15th
Barrel of Laughs Comedy Show – February 16th
My Bloody Valentine Drag Dinner with the Trailer Park Girls – Rejects Beer Co.- February 16th
Artisanal hot chocolate at the Chanler – Saturdays and Sundays in February 1-4pm
Burger Bender – February 16-25
Newport Winter Festival – February 16-25
Jane Pickens – February Films:
Past Lives, Poor Things, Anatomy of a Fall, American Fiction, Breakfast at Tiffany’s and so much more!
Newport Winter Festival is back in full swing this year with 10 days and over 150 events, including kid/family fun, live music, the annual “Mac and Cheese Smackdown”, and a silent disco. Check out the website for a full calendar with links to purchase tickets for limited capacity events. (February 16th-25th)
Looking for something to do on a cold February night? Check out this month’s collection of wine dinners/tastings on Aquidneck Island, where the hosts guide you through a curated selection of wines paired with each meal and offer insights along the way.
Brick Alley Pub – February 9th – 6PM
Greenvale Vineyards – February 14th -6 pm
Newport Vineyards – February 28th – Annual WINEter Festival
February 17th 11:30am – 2:00pm, 2:30pm-5:00pm
February 18th 11:30am – 2:00pm, 2:30pm-5:00pm
Hotel Viking – Chocolate, Champagne & Cocktails
February 15th – 6pm
Guisto – Beverage pairing
option at all dining experiences
The Protective Club – February 15th
Greenvale Vineyards – Wine & Chocolate – February 13th – 6pm
Don’t want a full meal but would love to check out a wine tasting for fun? Check out Newport Wine Cellar and Gourmet’s Saturday Night blind wine tasting from 4-6pm, or The Wednesday Fermentation’s classes at 41 North from 6:30-8:30pm
Wood Burning Fireplaces…
Winter is the best time to head into Newport and cozy up with friends and family while gathering around a cozy fireplace and catching up. Here is a list of places with great wood burning fireplaces around town:
‘Tis the season for finding the window that doesn’t shut all the way or the pesky draft from a door that doesn’t close it used to. This Old House put out a guide that explains the different types of weather-stripping materials and where to use them. They make it seem easy enough that we can all run to Home Depot and give it a shot! Let this be the year that you seal the gaps and stop heating the outdoors!