• Holidays by the sea 2020
  • Holidays by the Sea

    Each year the Newport County Chamber of Commerce encourages people
    to shop, stay, dine and explore locally during the holiday season with the Holidays by the Sea campaign.

    For additional information on holiday happenings in the Greater Newport area visit Discover Newport and Christmas in Newport.

  • Holidays by the Sea
  • Holidays by the Sea Kick-Off Nov. 25 2019
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      Owner & founder of Liberty Donuts, Sean Napolitano
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      Director of Sales at Preservation Society of Newport County, Cynthia O’Malley
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      RI District Director of U.S. Small Business Administration, Mark Hayward
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      RI Secretary of State, Nellie Gorbea
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      Senator District 12, Louis DiPalma
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      Newport City Councilor, Lynn Ceglie
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      Executive Director of Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce, Erin Donovan-Boyle
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      Owner & founder of Liberty Donuts, Sean Napolitano (aka George Washington)
  • Window Decorating Contest

    We would also like to announce our 2nd annual Holidays By The Sea Window Contest! All businesses with a storefront, doorway, or window display are welcome to enter. See photos from last year here.
    Please email Kate at Kate@newportchamber.com to be added to the list of participants. All participating businesses will be viewed and photographed by the Chamber Ambassadors to help show off your festive decorations to the community. Photos will be shared on the Chamber’s Facebook and Instagram pages as well as in the December Member Exchange. Displays will be viewed and photographed the week of December 7th.  

    Winner of the Holidays by the Sea Window Contest 2019 was Wish Newport

    Participating Businesses

    • Bellevue Wine & Spirits
    • Wish
    • St. Paul's Thrift Shop
    • Almondy Inn
    • Newport Mansions Store
    • Helly Hansen
    • Bowen's Wharf Co.
    • Minute Man Press
    • Robin's Egg Upscale Children's Boutique

    Radio Feature

    Join the Chamber on the “Talk of the Town”, our weekly radio show on 1540AM WADK! Throughout November & December we will feature local businesses that have exciting things to share this holiday season. Live on air interviews take place each Thursday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the following dates: December 5 • December 12 • December 19. Availability is limited. Send an email to Kate if you are interested in participating.

    Calendar of Events

    Do you have special events happening at your business this holiday season? Login to your account to submit events that are happening at your business!