Get Frozen and Festive in Newport this February
At a loss for what to do with the kids during February vacation? Newport's annual Winter Festival is the solution! Newport Winter Festival, February 14 - 23, 2020, features 10 days of special events and activities for both kids and adults. Pair this with Newport's already long list of attractions and it's sure to cure your winter blues and the kids' cabin fever. Referred to as New England's Largest Winter Extravaganza, this festival is full of happenings sure to entertain the whole family.
During the festival, kids can enjoy a variety of events including musical tea times, science shows and princess parties. Adults can dine at craft beer dinners or sip on warm drinks served from behind a bar made of ice. As the Winter Festival draws to an end, attendees gear up for the Grand Finale inclusive of a Mac & Cheese Smackdown and Polo on the beach (a staff favorite).
Throughout the festival, don't forget to indulge in the Burger Bender happening at participating restaurants throughout town who will be competing for your vote for best burger in all of Newport County! Bring your appetite and treat yourself to delectable burgers decked out in lobster, candied bacon and even baked potato buns. While you're here, don't forget about all the wonderful year round attractions such as the Newport Mansions (including the limited time Tiffany Glass exhibit at Rosecliff), The International Tennis Hall of Fame Museum (Pro Tip: Book a lesson with an official hall of fame tennis pro!), or visit the ever changing exhibits at the Audrain Automobile Museum.
Reserve one of our 29 family friendly vacation rentals at The Newport Lofts today. Now offering special rates for Winter Festival. Enjoy a unique and budget friendly way to stay in town. Our vacation rentals feature one, two or three bedrooms, en-suite bathrooms, fully equipped kitchens and living rooms to make traveling and relaxing while away from home easy.