Newport This Week


Visit Newport in Bloom at two exciting upcoming events

–       the Preservation Society of Newport County’s Annual Flower Show

–       and a special “Roam Around at Rough Point” evening.


“Newport in Bloom is delighted to join with the PSNC and the NRF for the first time – a wonderful acknowledgement of our 40th Anniversary,” said Chair Kiki McMahan.

“This is an opportunity to meet our members, hear of the many activities planned for the year, including our upcoming garden competition, for which applications will be available.”

“There will also be limited opportunities to sponsor a beautiful hanging basket that adorns Newport’s historic streetlamps. Your name or business will appear on a slate plaque for all to see.”

Preservation Society of Newport County’s Annual Flower Show

This 3-day event kicks off Friday, June 17th at Rosecliff Mansion (548 Bellevue Ave).  

Tickets are on sale now and all proceeds are dedicated to the ongoing restoration and preservation of The Preservation Society of Newport County’s 88 acres of gardens and landscapes.

“Roam around Rough Point”

Join Newport in Bloom on June 25th from 5 pm – 7 pm for a fun Roam Around Rough Point where the house and grounds of are open during a special after-hours event! Free plantings until supplies run out.

Tickets are free for Newport County Residents.


Newport in Bloom is a 501(c)(3) organization that founded in 1982 to beautify our city with gardens and flowers. 2022 is our 40th year as we encourage our community to enjoy green space and improve our landscapes for the good of the environment, our residents, visitors, and our city. If you are interested in joining our group or helping to support the efforts to beautify Newport, please contact us

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