"The Clique" – Adolescent travails from the popular teen series of the same name, filmed on the streets of Newport. (Teens)
"The Great Gatsby" – F. Scott Fitzgerald is required reading in many high schools, and the movie has the fringe benefit of being filmed at the Rosecliff mansion. (Preteens and up)
"High Society" – The music of Cole Porter never sounded as sweet as when it comes through the voices of Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra, who vie for the heart of Grace Kelly during the Newport Jazz Festival. (Preteens and up)
Clam cakes – The unusual dish can get its flavor from ordinary canned clams if fresh ones aren't feasible.
Coffee Cabinets – Newport put its own spin on the milkshake, with a coffee ice cream, syrup, and milk confection that locals call their own.
Puma, Lost in Newport – A kitty finds adventure while traveling around Newport. (Toddlers and preschool)
Puma Goes to the Cliff Walk – A lucky feline's adventures along Newport's famous walkway. (Toddlers and preschool)
Cornelius Vandermouse: the Pride of Newport – A mouse enjoys the luxuries of a Newport nautical life. (School age)
Sailor's Valentines – Seafarers used to leave these intricate pictures as mementos for their sweethearts. Get inspired by these examples, then grab some seashells and create a valentine pattern of your own.
Paper Sailboats – The kind of water craft set afloat in children's books is the perfect vessel for your own harbor.