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Five Things to Do During Newport's Winter Festival 2016

Five Things to Do During Newport's Winter Festival 2016

We're excited for the fun events and activities planned for the 28th Annual Newport Winter Festival!

NWF begins on Friday, Feb. 12 and wraps up on Sunday, Feb. 21st. 

This year, NWF bracelets are available for only $10. These bracelets will provide over $500 in savings at over 50 local businesses throughout the festival—you can buy them at several locations around town, including the Newport Gateway Center, the Bowen's Wharf Welcome Center and Hotel Viking. 

Here are five events we are looking forward to the most!

Newport Winter Festival 2016

Helicopter Tour and Vineyard Packages

Enjoy a helicopter tour from Bird’s Eye View Helicopters and wine tasting at a local vineyard. Packages start at $125 per couple. Winter Fest Bracelets get you $10 off any tour. To book, call 401-843-8687. For more info, visit:

Beatlemania at the Hyatt Regency Newport 

On Friday, Feb. 12 at 9 PM, the tribute band will be performing classic hits to help you relive the Beatles Revolution. This is one of the most popular events and sells out each year. Tickets are $45 and $40 if you have a bracelet! For more info call: 401-847-7666

Cosmetic Cosmos's Mother/Daughter Makeover

Enjoy some mother/daughter time while getting a fabulous makeover from an expert makeup artist! The makeup and skin care is tailored specifically for your skin type and coloring. This unique experience is $30 per person ($50 without) and receive 15% off products with your NWF bracelet . Makeovers are by appointment only. Please email: or call 401-842-0666.

Ice Bar in the Courtyard at the Hotel Viking

On Sunday, Feb. 14 from 4-8 PM, enjoy seasonal cocktails and refreshments with your loved on Valentine’s Day. Call 401-848-4814 for more information.

Newport Storm Beer and Rum Tasting

Sample fresh beer and rum and have a tour of the Newport Storm Brewery and Thomas Tew Rum Distillery! Beer tour $9 or $8 with a Winter Fest Bracelet and Rum tour $10 or $9 with bracelet. Open to the public daily from 12-5 PM (except Tuesday).  For more info, call: 401-849-5232

Want to learn about more upcoming events, retail discounts and restaurant specials? Visit the Newport Winter Festival website

Wear your NWF bracelet at Laura Jean and receive 15% off all clothing (excludes boots). Cannot be combined with other offers or applied to previous purchases.

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