9am-5pm: Psychic Tarot Readings with Maribeth McNair, the Happy Medium
Newport Marriott, 25 America's Cup Ave, Newport.
Maribeth is the author of Tarot Talk, the popular advice column published in the Newport Mercury. Curious about what 2019 holds for you? $25 for 15 minutes or $22 w/bracelet. Appointments encouraged, walk-ins welcome! Text 401.323.0530 to schedule an appointment. Visit tarotcare.com
9:30am & 1:30pm: Winterfest Storytime in The Breakers Stable
Children can listen to classic stories, such as Jan Brett's "The Mitten," participate in interesting craft projects, and explore The Stable. This is free to everyone, but space is limited so advance registration is necessary. Register Here.
❅ 10am-11am: Kids Event – Make Your Own Piñata
Diego’s Restaurant, 11 Bowen’s Wharf.
Learn to make your own piñata! $5/$4 w/bracelet. 401.619.2640.
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 or receive a free inflight video. Call 401.843.8687 to book. For more info go to http://www.newporthelicoptertours.com/
❅ 10am-6pm: Design Your own Tervis Tumbler
192 Thames St, Newport
Kids Design their own tumbler and receive 20% off that tumbler. 15% off total Purchase/ Buy 4 full price save $10.
11am: Rogues and Scoundrels Walking Tour
The Museum of Newport History & Shop at Brick Market, 127 Thames Street.
11am: Rogues and Scoundrels Walking Tour
See where scoundrels lived, pirates profited and criminals were punished. Find out why this colony was known as “Rogue’s Island.” Tour begins at The Museum of Newport History & Shop at Brick Market, 127 Thames Street. $15 a person/ $12 w/ bracelet/$10 with bracelet for repeat tour guests. Weather permitting; space is limited. (401) 841-8770. www.NewportHistoryTour.org
❅11am & 12pm: Save the Bay Seal Tours
Bowen's Ferry Landing, 18 Market Square, Newport.
Join Save The Bay aboard one of our education vessels for a one-hour cruise through Newport Harbor into Narragansett Bay for 360° views of Rhode Island’s State Marine Mammal in their natural habitat! Harbor Seals migrate from the north into Narragansett Bay every winter to feed, delighting locals and tourists year after year. Join our tours and see them resting on rocks in their happy banana pose or bottling in the water, all from the perfect vantage point on our marine vessels. Boats are partially enclosed, but the Bay can be quite chilly, so dress warmly. In order to keep our boats as comfortable as possible for all guests, advanced registration is requested at savebay.org/seals. Daily departures from Bowen's Ferry Landing on Market Square. 401-272-3540
One Hour Seal watch cruises- Feb. 16 & 17 (10 a.m. & 11 p.m.), Feb. 18, 19 & 20 (11a.m. & noon), Feb. 21 (11 a.m., noon & 1 p.m.), Feb. 22 (noon, 1 p.m. & 2 p.m.), Feb. 23 (1 p.m., 2 p.m. & 3 p.m.) and Feb. 24 (2 p.m. & 3 p.m.) Cost: $22 Adult, $17 Seniors & Kids 3-12, and Save the Bay Members, Kids under 3 are Free. $2 off ticket price with your Bracelet. For info and registration: savebay.org/seals
❅ 11am-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! $11/$9 w/bracelet. 401.743.7685.
❅ 11:30am-4pm: Winter Festival Children's Fair Sponsored by Southcoast Health
Gurney's Newport Resort Grand Ballroom
A great day of entertainment and fun for the kids! Music, dancing, reptile show, balloon creations and Magic!
This year thanks to King Arthur Flour, the first 400 people each day will receive a Free Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix!
Admission: $10/ $5 w/ bracelet
11:30am-3:30pm- Dance Force Leads the entertainment with the latest moves and fun games.
12:15pm & 230pm- Magician, Juggler Funny Guy Robert Clarke: A unique comedy magic and juggling, a non-stop high energy show!
1:15pm- Rainforest Reptiles Live Show: A fun and educational presentation!
❅ 12pm & 2pm: Fort Adams Guided Tours
Historic Fort Adams, Fort Adams State Park, Newport, RI
Visit Historic Fort Adams, America’s most complex coastal fortification. Guided tours take you to the top of the Forts ramparts for a spectacular view of Newport Harbor, then deep beneath the walls into the underground listening tunnels.
Adults: $15, $3 off with bracelet. Youth (6-17): $8, $3 off with bracelet. 5 & Under: FREE
Tours and Tour Routes are weather dependent. Visit www.fortadams.org for more information or call 401-841-0707
❅ 12pm- 5pm: Make your own Perfume!
Newport Aromatherapy, 109 Bellevue Ave, Newport.
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!
❅ 2pm-3pm: Discover Newport presents Paint Party for KIDS with Mermaid Masterpieces!!
23 America's Cup Ave, Newport, RI
Join Becky from Mermaid Masterpieces at Discover Newport for a fun winterfest paint party!!
This is a kid party, so bring them to Becky, and go chill for an hour, read a book, play with your phone... whatever you need to do! Tickets $25 or $20 w/ bracelet Reservations
❅ 2pm-3pm Hall of Fame Tennis Clinic
Hall of Fame Tennis Club- 19 Memorial Blvd.
Kids ages 4-18 will learn to love the game with USTA. Juniors will have the chance to participate in 10 & under tennis, which uses age appropriate racquets, balls, and special equipment to enhance a child's tennis experience on court. Children ages 11-18 will be offered an introductory clinic with our talented teaching staff tailored to their skill level and experience.
$15 per child/ $10 with Winter Festival Bracelet
*Class size is limited. Advance registration required. Call 401-849-4777 to reserve your place today!
4pm-8pm: Fire & Ice Bar
Hotel Viking, One Bellevue Ave. Newport
Hotel Viking’s Patio will feature and Ice Bar + Fire Pits. Enjoy crafter beer and invigorating cocktails by Keel Vodka crafted by our mixologists. Cash Bar. 401.848.4815