For a much different vibe, head down to the Newport Yachting Center for the Brew and View, with the classic flick Jaws and almost a dozen local food trucks, plus Sam Adams to purchase. Bring blankets and chairs.
Saturday, Aug. 24: Reader Diane Babb listed a Yard and Appliance Saleon the EG Patch calendar. Starts at 9 a.m., 110 Chestnut Drive.
Smith's Castle has been overrun with pirates! Take the ride to NK to enjoy the noon-to-4 p.m. experience. $8 adults, $3 for kids 6 to 12, free for younger. Rated "arrr."
Sunday, Aug. 25:
Celebrate Rhode Island's founder [did you know it's 350 years this year?] at Touro Synagogue in Newport with a performance of New and Dangerous Opinions of Roger Williams. The Aurea Ensemble provides a soundtrack to readings of Williams.