The Nutcracker Suite Christmas Shop 22 Mill St, Newport, RI02840 Located in an 1860 Victorian home, The Nutcracker Suite Christmas Shop carries a wide assortment of Christmas ornaments,…More nutcrackers, figurines, tree toppers, lights and more. The family-operated store also carries Newport souvenir ornaments.
Anchor Bend Glassworks 16 Franklin St, Newport, RI02840 Located near the main post office in Newport, Anchor Bend Glassworks is a collaborative of three owners and…More artists. The shop on Franklin Street features professional glass works and is the first place that the new and unique designs are revealed. There's a wide variety of vases, glasses, bowls, pitchers and tumblers, Christmas balls and glass bead rings and bracelets on display.
Bowen's Wharf shopping center calls itself "the anchor of Newport" because of its prime location and dozens of…More businesses. Whether you're arriving by car or boat, there's plenty of restaurants and eateries, clothing shops, art galleries and boutiques that specialize in everything from embroidered leather luggage to blown glass and scrimshaw.
The wharf is open year-round, and holds special events such as its seafood festival in the fall and an annual Christmas tree lighting during the holidays.
Park Holm Senior Center 1 Eisenhower Rd, Newport, RI02840 Park Holm Senior Center is part of the Newport Housing Authority and is located at One Eisenhower Rd. The Center serves…More a variety of home-cooked meals, and there is plenty of socialization with other people. Bingo, spaghetti dinners, trips to Foxwood and movie nights are among the activities that take place at the Senior Center. In November, there is a turkey dinner, and during the December holidays, there is a bazaar as well as a Christmas dinner. Two brand new computers were received recently for seniors to use, and a thrift shop has a variety of items for sale. For more information on programs and activities, call the Senior Center.
In 2006 The Redwood's Children's Library opened at 10 Redwood Street. Nestled in the comfort of the spacious rooms of…More this Victorian house are the rooms set aside for the children of Redwood. The library has books for children ages one through ten. There is a story hour once a week and all children are invited to come whether members or not. There are crafts as well as book discussion groups for young readers. The library also hosts public events such as the Halloween and Christmas parties, which are huge favorites with the young ones. Magee the bear welcomes all the children as they enter, and wants to make them feel at home in this special place in Newport.
Isherwood & Company 8 Bowens Wharf, Newport, RI02840 Located on historic Bowen's Wharf, Isherwood & Company specializes in unique objects of beauty and function created by…More hand in America. They represent the best in contemporary New England painters as well as local and national artisans. There you will find a variety of hand made fine crafts including shawls and scarves, pottery, jewelry, blown and painted glass, clocks, candles, soaps and lotions, handbags, knives and Christmas ornaments.
They also carry representational works of art diverse in subject matter including: landscapes, seascapes, Newport scenes, birds and flowers, figures, marine art, and whimsical still lives, as well as prints.
Isherwood & Companies best kept secret is the fact that you can find a gift for $10 to $10,000, and even have it gift wrapped.
Winner of Best Art Gallery in Newport County by readers of Rhode Island Monthly magazine 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.