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Friday, February 14

10am, 12pm, & 2pm: Beautiful Beach Trail Rides

Newport Equestrian Academy, 287 Third Beach Rd.

We offer beautiful beach trail rides, A Scenic ride with a castle and breathtaking Coastal views. It looks just like you're in Ireland! Pricing: $125/ $100 with a bracelet for a 2-hour ride per person. 1.5 hour is $100/ $80 with bracelet. By reservation only 401-837-4188

❅ 10am-4pm: Exploration Center and Aquarium

Easton’s Beach Rotunda, 175 Memorial Blvd., Newport, R.I.

Discover the world beneath the waves of Narragansett Bay! Our interactive marine science center is home to more than 40 local species, as well as three touch tanks and dozens of exhibits to get you up close and personal with little skates, dogfish sharks, urchins, crabs and lobsters, seahorses, turtles, and so much more. Regular Cost: $8, Cost for Bracelet Wearers: $6

10am-5pm: Newport Vineyards Wine Tastings

Newport Vineyards, 909 E Main Rd, Middletown, RI

Come in from the cold and warm up with a wine tasting of our estate grown wines. Public Tours daily at 1pm & 3pm. Make a day out of it and grab lunch (or a beer!) at our Taproot Brewing Company. 

$17 wine tasting, includes souvenir logo wine glass, $2 OFF with Winter Festival Bracelet

10am-5pm: Helicopter Tour and Vineyard Packages

Bird's Eye View Helicopters, 211 Airport Access Road.

Helicopter and vineyard packages include a helicopter tour, tasting and logo wine glass starting at $170 per couple. Upgrade to our Island Helicopter Tour plus the Vineyard Tour and Tasting for $240 per couple or our Lighthouse Helicopter Tour and Vineyard for $320. Fly over the vineyards and all of Newport in our "heated" helicopter. $10 off any tour w/bracelet. Call 401.843.8687 to book. For more info go to

❅ 10:30am-5pm: Make Your Own Soap at Newport Sea Foam

Newport Sea Foam Trading Co 415 Thames Street.

This activity is great for all ages. Get Crafty! Create your own soap bar with a unique scent and color!! Take it home to enjoy it right away! $10/$8 w/bracelet. 401.743.7685.

❅ 11am-2pm: Popcorn lady at Discover Newport

23 America's Cup Ave, Newport, RI 02840

Free Popcorn from the popcorn lady 

❅ 11am- 4pm: Make your own Perfume!

Newport Aromatherapy, 182 Thames Street

Make your own Perfume! Learn to create aromatherapy perfume blends with healer and chemist, Cynthia LaBonte. $12/ $10 w/ bracelet. 401.846.1101. All ages activity! Great for Boys and Girls! 

12pm-8pm: Girl Scout Cookie & Beer Pairing

Newport Craft Brewing& Distilling Co. 293 JT Connell Hwy, Newport RI 

Celebrate the start of Winter Fest with everyone's favorite pairing!

It’s the return of the Girl Scout Cookie & Beer Pairing at Newport Craft Brewing & Distilling Company. You’ve tried the beer, you’ve tried the cookies, now enjoy them side by side! Join us on Friday, February 14th, Saturday, February 15th and Sunday Feb 16th as we pair your five favorite cookies with our delicious brews. This event is happening All Day, so you can stop in whenever is convenient on Friday, Saturday or Sunday. Ticket includes a flight of 5 beers and cookies and are $25 each or $20 with Newport WinterFest bracelet.


If you have a WinterFest ticket, please call us at 401.849.5232 to process your ticket purchases.

Ticket valid for one tasting. Buy Tickets 

1pm-3pm: Save the Bay Seal and Lighthouse Tours (2-hour)

Departing from Bowen’s Ferry Landing, 30 Market Square, Newport, R.I.

Join Save The Bay aboard one of our education vessels as we motor through historic Newport Harbor, take in 360º views of seals resting on Citing Rock off of Rose Island and the Newport Bridge, and take a tour of Rose Island Lighthouse. Regular Cost: $47 (Adult), $37 (Child), Cost for Bracelet Wearers: $42 (Adult), $32 (Child) Book at:

3pm-11pm: Polar Pineapples

Gurney's Resort & Marina

Polar Pineapples is back for its 7th year in a row, with a newly upgraded venue! Purchase a cocktail from the ice bar and stay warm around one of Gurney's eleven firepits, all while having the best views of the bay. Free Hot Cider with Bracelet. Hours 3- 11pm, 401.849.2600.

3pm-4pm: Save the Bay Seal Tours

Departing from Bowen’s Ferry Landing, 30 Market Square, Newport, R.I.

Join Save The Bay aboard one of our education vessels as we motor through historic Newport Harbor and take in 360º views of seals resting on Citing Rock off of Rose Island and the Newport Bridge. Book at:

Regular Cost: $22 (Adult) / $17 (Child), Cost for Bracelet Wearers: $20 (Adult) / $15 (Child)

3pm-6pm: The Sweetheart Sip & Shop

3 Bowen's Wharf, Kiel James Patrick

Join us from 3 pm - 6 pm at the Kiel James Patrick Flagship Store located on Bowen's Wharf to enjoy complimentary refreshments and sweet treats while you shop our newest arrivals and Valentine's Day collection. 

4pm: Colonial Newport Lantern Tour

The Museum of Newport History & Shop at the Brick Market, 127 Thames Street

Enjoy a lantern-lit walk through Newport’s historic streets. Learn about Newport’s early history including stories of rebellion, revolution and religious liberty. Tour costs $15 per person, $10 Newport Historical Society members, active duty and retired military with ID; $5 for children ages 5-12; with the Winter Festival button: $12 for adults and $3 for children ages 5-12.

4pm-8pm: Fire & Ice Bar

Hotel Viking, One Bellevue Ave. Newport 

Hotel Viking’s Patio will feature it's annual Fire + Ice Bar. Come by Hotel Viking during Winter Fest and enjoy craft beer and invigorating cocktails inspired by our mixologists. Cash Bar. 401.848.4815

Spending some time in Newport, RI? Check out our Winterfest Offer at

4pm-9pm: Psychic Tarot Readings with Maribeth McNair, the Happy Medium

Newport Marriott's Intrepid Room by the Lobby , 25 America's Cup Ave, Newport.

Find out how to make the most of your life in 2020!  Maribeth McNair (The Happy Medium) and her psychic friends will provide tarot readings by appointment or walk-in. These popular sessions are $25 for 15 minutes or discounted fee of $22 with bracelet. Text 401-323-0530 or email to schedule your appointment to secure a spot.  

7pm-10pm: Newport Vineyards WINEterfest Speakeasy Soiree

Brix Restaurant at Newport Vineyards, 909 E Main Rd, Middletown.

Sip, savor and swing into WINEterfest Weekend with our Speakeasy Soiree. Dance the night away with Miss Katie Kleyla and a Speakeasy Jazz Band, wine prohibition style cocktails and hand crafted light fare. Speakeasy attire and flare encouraged! Please note this is a cocktail style event, seating will will be limited- plenty of space for dancing!


$40 per person / $38 with bracelet (email with proof of ticket purchase for discount code)
Includes light fare and welcome glass of wine!

8:00pm: Friday Night Funnies with The Bit Players

Firehouse Theater, Just off Broadway, 4 Equality Park Place, Newport. 

RI's most award-winning improv comedy troupe If you like "Whose Line is it Anyway" You'll love this show And it's BYOB All seats $18. $3 off with WinterFest Bracelet. Reservations guarantee seats. Usually sells out!!!  BUY TICKETS AT HTTP:// 

Use COUPON code WINTFEST3 to get discount

8:30pm: The Eagles Experience

Newport Marriott

The Eagles Experience aims to be the most authentic tribute show to the Eagles available today! With a one-to-one lineup that reflects the Eagles during their heyday in the late 70s, the members of the band are each dedicated to presenting their part as accurately as possible, and will provide you with an ultimate “Eagles Experience.” Watch them nail classic songs like “Best of My Love” and “Take It Easy.” You’ll also hear smash hits like “Hotel California,” “The Long Run,” “Heartache Tonight” and many more during this live concert. Tickets $20/ $15 with bracelet, VIP $45/ $40 with or with bracelet. TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE AT THE DOOR Free Parking across the street at the Visitors Center. 

9pm-1am: Live Music at the Pelham

One Pelham East, 270 Thames Street.

Cost of cover charge to public varies $5-/$10 per night. FREE cover charge w/bracelet 401.847.9460. *Bands subject to change, check on day of.

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