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Newport Rhode Races

Newport Rhode Races

Newport, Rhode Island, USA | Saturday, April 14, 2018

Race Rundown

MarathonSaturday, April 14, 20187:30am
Half MarathonSaturday, April 14, 20187:45am
5KSaturday, April 14, 20188:00am

 

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Why We Love It

Newport, a colonial shipping hub, is a quaint seaside city located on Aquidneck Island known for its historic mansions, architectural forts and lighthouses, ocean lifestyle, and waterfront scenery. Its downtown and harbor areas are home to brick and cobblestone streets, restaurants, bars, art galleries, and local boutique shops.

Free (or Almost Free) Stuff To Do

Fort Adams State Park

Green space home to historic buildings, fortifications, trails, festivals, and picnic tables.

Coastal Wine Trail

A string of vineyards and wineries stretching from Cape Cod MA to coastal CT.

Cliff Walk

A 3.5-mile (5.6 km) of paved path and rocky terrain along the shoreline offering scenic views of mansions and the ocean.

Brenton Point State Park

Green space along the rocky coastline popular for flying kites. Activities: fish, hike, kites, picnic, walk/run.

Bellevue Avenue Historic District

An avenue home to a concentrated area of mansions known for their architecture and landscapes, and one of the city's finest shopping districts.

Average Temperature

High - 62°F (17°C) Low - 48°F (9°C)

Transportation

Airport

Newport State Airport (NPT)
4 mi (6 km) from downtown

T. F. Green Airport (PVD)
27 mi (44 km) from Newport

Train

None

Accommodations

Architects Inn15.7 mi (25.2 km) from start/finish
Belle View Inn Bed and Breakfast16.1 mi (25.9 km) from start/finish
Hampton Inn and Suites Newport16.3 mi (26.2 km) from start/finish
Ivy Lodge Bed and Breakfast16.3 mi (26.2 km) from start/finish
Jailhouse Inn15.0 mi (24 km) from start/finish
Marriott Newport15.0 mi (24 km) from start/finish
Marshall Slocum Guest House15.7 mi (25.3 km) from start/finish
Mill Street Inn15.4 mi (24.8 km) from start/finish
Pelham Court Hotel15.7 mi (25.3 km) from start/finish
Sanford Covell Bed and Breakfast15.0 mi (24 km) from start/finish
The Attwater15.7 mi (25.3 km) from start/finish
The Chanler at Cliff Walk16.3 mi (26.2 km) from start/finish