2015-12-03 / Front Page

Santa Tours Through Newport

This holiday season, Santa Claus will receive police and fire escorts through Newport neighborhoods. Santa’s visit is weather dependent and updates will be posted to the Newport Fire Department’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/NewportRIFireDepartment/

The departments remind parents to accompany children and greet Santa from the sidewalk only. 

Santa's Newport schedule: 

Tuesday, Dec. 8

Santa will travel from Touro Street to One Mile Corner, from Broadway to JT Connell Highway and Farewell Street. These neighborhoods include Dr. Marcus Wheatland Blvd, Van Zandt Avenue, Bedlow Avenue and Newport Heights 

Thursday, Dec. 10

Santa will travel from Memorial Blvd North to the Middletown line. These neighborhoods include Kay Street, Vernon Avenue Bliss Road and Eustis Avenue. 

Tuesday, Dec. 15

These neighborhoods include Spring Street to Thames Steet and the historic fifth Ward.

Thursday, Dec. 17

Santa will travel east of Spring Street to Bellevue Avenue and Annanadale Rd and from Memorial Boulevard to Ocean Avenue. Also, Santa will be visiting the Point section, Bayside Village and Rolling Green neighborhoods.


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