Fairs and Festivals in Newport

13 Bowen's Wharf Newport, RI Phone: 401-849-2120

October 17-18, 2015

Come to the festival to enjoy chef's creations from Matunuck Oyster Bar, Pour Judgement, Speakeasy Bar & Grill, The Black Pearl, SaltWater, RI Shellfishermen's Association, Shuckin'Truck, Gilded Tomato Artisanal Pizza, Boru Noodle Bar, Quito's from Bristol, 22Bowen's, Wharf Pub and Diego's.
Ship visits aboard the 200-foot Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry (children's story time too, with Tyler's Tall Tales)
Seafood Festival bars with featured drinks from Revival Brewing Co., GreySail Brewing Co., Bully Boy Distillers, and Newport Vineyards.
Two days of live music, dancing and activities for the entire family. Rain or shine this is the waterfront event of the year! Time: Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission

India Point Park, India Street Providence, RI Phone:

October 17-18, 2015

Join Oktoberfest at this new venue in Providence. This is a reunion to enjoy our little slice of Bavaria in Rhode Island. Seasonal brews, and savory German cuisine compliment the lively and spirited sound of music spilling from the Biergartens. General admission event, no reserved seating, re-entry is allowed. For guests age 21 and older.Time: Saturday, noon-8 p.m.; Sunday, noon-6 p.m. Admission: Saturday, $20 in advance and $25 day of the event; Sunday, $17 or $20; weekender pass $30 or $40.