Newport Seafood & Wine Festival

Posted January 25, 2013

February 21, 22, 23, 24, 2013

It is time to mark your calendars and make plans for the 36th annual Newport Seafood & Wine Festival! Wineries and food purveyors will be offering their very best choices of food and drink at the festival. Sample award winning wines by knowledgeable representatives.

Purchase your on-line admission tickets early to guarantee entry into the festival and avoid waiting in long lines. Food items and wine tasting prices at the festival range from $1. and up. In addition to “tastes”, wineries will be selling bottles and cases of their wine. Wine tasting glasses may be purchased on-line or at the festival. All persons attending the festival must be 21 years old. A valid ID is required.

Reserve your ocean view room at the Whaler by calling 1-800-433-9444. Free shuttle busses will run on a regular basis from the front door of the Whaler to the festival. Shuttle bus maps and schedules are available at the front desk. Parking at the festival is $5.00. Cab service is also available for a fee. An extended free bus shuttle to hotels & restaurants will be offered on Saturday evening from 6-10:30pm.

For advanced admission ticket purchase and information visit