February, the shortest month of the year, but decidedly the most romantic, begins in Newport. The annual Winter Festival opens on the 13th, and we will bring you a farewell at The Newport Library, the 121st Argentine Open international Polo Competition in Buenos Aires, as well the fabulous Yacht Rendezvous, which debuted in Newport this summer. Remember and relive the Newport season with us!
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A Magical Night of Music "Taylor-Made" for the Redwood Library
Entitled "One Summer Evening in Newport", the Redwood Library & Athanaeum's annual Gala, always musically centered and informed, featured a magnificent tent (as usual) and the lilting, engaging music of singer-songwriter Livingston Taylor. Convivial, beginning with cocktails in the Library and flowing into the Reading and Harrison Rooms, the gathering of several hundred guests celebrated the Library for its remarkable collections, its symposia, its engaging and stimulating programs ... more »
Reaching for the Galaxies at Newport Hospital's "Swinging on a Star"
More than 330 friends and supporters of Newport Hospital gathered together to celebrate its life-saving work with an eye toward the future of patient care, at the hospital’s 2014 Summer Gala, which raised $428,106 to support the most pressing needs of the thousands of patients and families who depend on it . And they did it under and among celestial decorations simply defied gravity, suggesting infinite space at elegant "Swinging on a Star", held at Ochre Court ... more »
Paper Made Art at Jamestown Arts Center Dazzles
Jamestown Arts Center’s fourth annual Summer Soiree unveiled its lauded "Paper-Made" exhibit, a show inspired by the global phenomenon of paper art. The Jamestown Arts Center was celebrating its recent “Best of Rhode Island” win. Rhode Island Monthlynamed the Jamestown Art Center as “Best of Rhode Island” for kid art classes. ... more »
"La Dolce Vita" with Martha & Sara at Wine & Food Festival 2014
The Newport Preservation Society's annual Wine & Food Festival has become one of our most anticipated weekends each fall, and 2014 did not disappoint! An epicurean's dream and an oenophile's paradise (not to mention a hedonist's ultimate temptation), the Wine & Food Festival offers hundreds of exceptional wines to taste from all over the world, appetizer and dessert bites to sample from the best local and visiting restaurants, as well as a smattering of beers, ciders, liquers, sakes, cheeses, olive oils, and much more. ... more »