LITTLE UPDATES: We welcome two new front desk staff, Laurie and Elena and a new housekeeper Aline. Say hi if you’re around! More information about them soon! We had our side courtyard re-bricked and are working on plantings and new seating, plantings are underway on deck, front and back doors of the inn; and there. … More Jewels of June
May is one of the best months to visit Newport. You get the amazing weather and avoid the large crowds. Near perfect temperatures and few rain showers mean you’ll have ideal weather for exploring the city’s famous mansions and walking the docks. Speaking of docks… Want to know more about the Volvo Ocean Race? Many … More Newport is aMAYzing
It’s April! Spring is springing and all the things slowly come back to life. This means many businesses on our end of town are re-opening or are new! We have compiled them for you, Fitzroy approved. Don’t want to walk far? Right in our courtyard is Sunflower on Thames. They are a consignment and more … More April time!
It’s getting warmer and warmer and that’s when Newport truly thrives. One of the biggest themes this month is Irish Heritage Month. Newport’s annual, month-long celebration includes a host of events and activities including the 62nd annual Newport St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Participating organizations include: the Museum of Newport Irish History, Newport St. Patrick’s Day … More Your Guide to Newport Irish Pride in March
Winter is brutal. But in Newport it doesn’t have to be. Especially during February when love is in the air. The spectacular snowy-lined streets and hot chocolate, skating and cozy dinners, theater dates and shopping dates are some of the things why people love staying here. Looking for something to do? Here are a few … More How to LOVE Newport in February
So the cold weather isn’t great for outdoor dining or sailing but there is still plenty to do in Newport over the winter months. Take advantage of our special packages any night and try out some of these events around town! Love discussions of all kinds? Winter Speaker Series is for you! Spend Saturday afternoons … More Your 4 Newport Resolutions for the New Year
Have a festive December in Newport. We love the holiday season at the Fitzroy so we put things you can do in (a familiar…) song! On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love gave to me… 12 Carolers caroling 11 Christmas dinner trains 10 Stories read 9 Handmade stamps 8 Holy lights 7 Singalongs … More 12 Days of Fitzroy