Events

Volvo Ocean Race Newport Events 2018

RACE VILLAGE EVENTS

IN-TOWN EVENTS


Heineken Series ~ Dockside and Riptides

Date:   Thursday, May 17, 7 p.m. through closing

Location: Dockside and Riptides, "Newport's Premier Waterfront Location,"  1 Waites Wharf, Newport

Event: Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover Heineken Series Celebration, Specials on Heineken, Heineken Light and drink special with Mount Gay Rum.

Entertainment: Entrain, live music

 


newportFILM present's "One Ocean" Short film case 

Date: Saturday, 5/12/18 - Sunday 5/20/18

Location: One Ocean Exploration Zone

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MetLife Veterans Regatta

Date: Tuesday, 5/15/18

Location: Sail Newport

Timeline: 9:00 a.m - 7:00 p.m


The HonkyTonk Knights Dock Party

Date: Wednesday, 5/16/18

Location: Race Village, Fort Adams, Newport RI 02840

Timeline: 4:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m 

 


Châtaeu D'Esclans Dock Party featuring Paula Clare Blues Band

Date: Friday, 5/18/18

Location: Race Village, Fort Adams, Newport RI 02840

Timeline: 4:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m


Past Events

 

Heineken Itajai Leg Start Watch Party

Date: Sunday, 4/22/2018

Location: The Deck, 1 Waites Wharf, Newport RI 02840

Timeline: 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Start begins at 1:00 PM

Featuring: A live band, streaming of the Leg 8 Start, commentary by Brad Read, with Heineken & Heineken Light, Mount Gay Black Barrel Rum in the Black & Stormy, Eclipse and Tonic, and Whispering Angel Rose!

Contact: M. Lee Abney II – 401-846-3600 – lee.abney@gmail.com

Rose Island Annual Meeting

Date: Wednesday, April 18th 2018

Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Event Location: Sail Newport, Parade Field

Ticket Information: $25 Members / $35 Non- Members


Volvo Ocean Race Newport Pep Rally

Date: Sunday, April 8th 2018

Time:12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Event Location: Fort Adams, Parade Field

Ticket Information: To Be Announced

Event Schedule:

11:00 PM – 2:00 PM Clean Ocean Access Clean Up

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Pep Rally in Parade Field

Online Information: http://www.cleanoceanaccess.org/event/cleanup-at-fort-adams-state-park-8/


Sail Newport Presents The Volvo Ocean Race

Program to begin at 6:30 PM with a live call from Team Brunel, presentation by Brad Read and Andy Green, the voice of the Volvo Ocean Race. There will be Volvo Merchandise available for sale by TeamOne.

Date: Thursday, February 22nd 2018

Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Event Location: Jane Pickens Theater


Volunteer Summit

The Volunteer Summit will begin at 6:30 PM with a presentation by Brad Read and Lisa Charier, Volvo Ocean Race Volunteer Coordinator. There will be Volvo Merchandise available for sale by TeamOne.

The Newport Harbor Hotel Restaurant – Salt Water – will offer a “Featured Beverages” Menu to include Heineken, Heineken Light, Mount Gay drinks and Whispering Angel Wine.

Date: Thursday, March 1st 2018

Time: 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Event Location: Newport Harbor Hotel