November Marketing Meeting
Please join us on Wednesday, November 13 at 11am at Rosecliff as we welcome leading-edge public relations practitioner and executive coach Molly McPherson who will be presenting: 

We've Been Called Out Online. Now What? 
Digital media, specifically social media, has empowered the consumer like never before. Online commentary and reviews can ignite business or send a reputation up in flames. As a business leader and marketer, it's critical to learn how to take command of the messaging behind your business or brand through social media and good old-fashioned public relations. This session offers tips and practices for managing hot-button issues in today’s sensitive communications environment. 

Rosecliff is located at 548 Bellevue Avenue in Newport. Parking available on-site. 

 New Team Member at
Discover Newport
Please join us in welcoming a new face to Discover Newport’s marketing team: Corey Favino. Corey serves as our Video & Photo Editor and is tasked with capturing all the beauty throughout our destination through engaging images and video. He can be reached at 845-9133 or  

Newport Wellness Week:
Start Planning Now
It’s one of the busiest times of the year but before you know it, Newport Wellness Week, happening January 18 – 25, 2020, will be at our doorstep. Designed to educate and inspire everyone from those ready to make positive lifestyle changes to regular wellness enthusiasts looking to expand their horizons, Wellness Week promotes local fitness and well-being offerings throughout the destination including specials, incentives and added-value deals at area businesses. Submit your Newport Wellness Week deal or experience by clicking here .  

The Wellness Marketplace on Sunday, January 19 from 10am to 3pm is the official event kick-off. Held at the Newport Marriott, local health and wellness practitioners, nutritional coaches, fitness studio owners and trainers, yogis and wellness-related business owners are invited to exhibit. Vendors can register for this event or receive additional information by contacting Meredith Brower at
Newport Visitor Center Update
The Visitor Center is now selling Newport Jazz Festival Flex tickets. Please note winter hours are in effect: 9am to 4pm daily. Also, there are currently limited on-site advertising opportunities including a few rare vacancies of exterior poster panels (facing America’s Cup Avenue and the Newport Marriott). For additional information, contact Jennifer Bailey, 845-9129,
Save the Date:
Newport Burger Bender
The Newport Burger Bender returns for its third rendition this February 14-23, 2020. The simple burger contest, which recognizes the diverse culinary creativity throughout our destination, challenges local restaurants to compete for the lauded “Best Burger” title, burger bragging rights and the coveted Newport Burger Bender trophy. Burger Bender is part of the Newport Winter Festival.
In the News
A year in the making, Yankee Magazine features Newport on the cover of their holiday issue with a corresponding story touting the joys of Christmastime on The Classic Coast. The story highlights The Black Pearl, White Horse Tavern, Bowen’s and Bannister’s wharves, Farmaesthetics, the Jane Pickens Theater, Rough Point, TSK, Christmas at the Newport Mansions and more. Read it here.  

StyleBlueprint, a women's lifestyle outlet that garners nearly 1.5 million unique monthly visitors, highlighted Newport in their travel section. 

Luxury Travel Magazine takes readers on a virtual journey to Newport “beyond the beaches and the lobster shacks” in this a rticle .