There is So Much Happening in
Newport Now!

Color Guard and Crowd at Italianfest 2013 Opening Ceremony

With so many dining spots, shopping locations, entertainment venues, civic involvement opportunities, and special events to enjoy, you'll find there is always something to enjoy right here in Newport!

Be sure to check our event calendar so you won't miss out on the fun.

Here's a quick overview of some of the most popular annual festivals.

Note: The following tentative schedule for festivals and events in 2015 is subject to change as plans are finalized in the coming weeks.

GREATER CINCINNATI CHILIFEST AND FIREFIGHTER GAMES*
Dates: May 8, 9, and 10
Location: Festival Park, Riverboat Row, Newport Riverfront

TASTE OF NEWPORT
Dates: Sunday, June 7
Location: Monmouth Street from 3rd to 9th Street

24th NEWPORT ITALIANFEST
Dates: June 11 - 12 – 13 – 14
Location: Festival Park, Riverboat Row, Newport Riverfront

AMERICA’S CELEBRATION - NEWPORT MOTORCYCLE RALLY*
Dates: July 2 - 3 - 4 - 5
Location: Festival Park, Riverboat Row, Newport Riverfront

BACON, BOURBON & BREW FESTIVAL*
Dates: July 10 - 11 - 12
Location: Festival Park, Riverboat Row, Newport Riverfront

GLIER’S GOETTAFEST*
Dates: August 6 – 7 – 8 – 9
Location: Festival Park, Riverboat Row, Newport Riverfront

GREAT INLAND SEAFOOD FESTIVAL IN NEWPORT*
Dates: August 13 - 14 – 15 – 16

RIDES ON MONMOUTH - NEWPORT DOWNTOWN CAR SHOW
Date: August 23
Location: Monmouth Street (Between 3rd & 11th Streets)

RIVERFEST
Date: September 6
Location: Festival Park, Riverboat Row, Newport Riverfront

HARVEST FEST
Date: October TBA
Location: Monmouth Street from 3rd to 11th Street

NEWPORT OKTOBERFEST*
Dates: September 25 - 26 - 27
Location: Festival Park, Riverboat Row, Newport Riverfront


*The City of Newport provides logistical support for this event, but does not manage these events.

Newport sign at Newport on the Levee

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