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What better way to spend summers in Rhode Island than in Newport? Read on for tours and attractions available through our Pilot House, things to do morning, noon, or evening,  free outdoor music series at Bowen’s Wharf and ways to stay active this summer!   Book Tours & Attractions at Pilot House!  You’ve definitely gone by our Pilot House while walking along America’s

It’s June, so with confidence we are happy to say that summer has arrived here at historic Bowen’s Wharf! There’s so much going on in Newport and we can’t wait to celebrate all summer long, starting with Father’s Day.   Father's Day Finds Shopping  Surprise your dad this Father’s Day with a day together on Bowen’s Wharf! Head over to his favorite shops like the Narragansett and Sail Loft for

A Shucking Good Time!  Bowen’s Wharf was bustling for the 2019 Oyster Festival! Thank you to all who came out to enjoy the weekend with us — our sponsors, local growers, volunteers, sponsors, musicians, attendees, and special guests! Together we raised over $7,500 for The Nature Conservancy of RI, Ocean State Aquaculture Association and Oliver Hazard Perry. This festival broke the record

Newport Oyster Festival  The sun is out, flowers are blooming, and the countdown to Newport Oyster Festival begins! Join us the weekend of May 17 with fresh oysters, bubbly champagne, and great company under the festival tents! Purchase your tickets at https://bowenswharf.com/events/Newport-Waterfront-Oyster-Festival   Friday  We kick off the weekend Friday, May 17 with our Opening Night Benefit Party 6-8:30pm! Come down

Browsing Bowen’s dining, tours, shopping and galleries online has never been easier.  Explore our new site for yourself and let us know what you think on our social pages.   The end of winter brings excitement for the spring months to come.  Spring on Bowen’s Wharf means it’s time for one of the most exciting events of the year…. Oyster

It’s Christmas time in Newport, the most magical time of the year here on the waterfront! We may complain about the cold weather, but no one can resist how beautiful our coastal scenery is in combination with the lights, trees, wreaths, and (maybe!) a light layer of snow. While you’re shopping for all of your loved ones,