We will be partnering with the following attractions, events, and businesses to bring you, our guests, value-added packaging and ticket pricing for the events below. To find out more information about the pricing and the availability of the packages available, contact one of the following participating member inns:
The Preservation Society of Newport County
will be offering five different venues this year. Returning from last year is the guest favorite, the Newport Mansions Three Mansion Passport. New for 2010, the Preservation is offering, to participating NIBBS members’ guests, the Premium Tour, the Newport Flower Show(6/24-26), the Newport Five Mansion Experience, and the Newport Mansions Wine and Food Festival(9/23-25). Check participating member Inns and B&Bs for special packages that include these attractions.
The Newport Restoration Foundation
presents Rough Point, the oceanfront home of Doris Duke; collector, philanthropist, world traveler. Tour her home as a welcome guest, and experience the life of the 20th Century Heiress. Located on Newport’s exclusive Bellevue Avenue at 680. On display now, Dressed to Play: the Sporty Style of Doris Duke. To reserve a tour, contact your NIBBS participating member inn.
The International Tennis Hall of Fame and Museum
Discover the history of tennis, and the fascinating stories of its legendary stars. Experience the interactive museum, play on grass courts, and enjoy the stately architecture of this National Historic Landmark. NIBBS will be offering several event packages and tickets, which will be available to guests through our participating member inns and B&Bs for the following events: Campbell’s Hall of Fame Tennis Championships (7/4-7/10), Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, as well as other events. Tour tickets and vouchers can be purchased daily from your innkeeper.
Newport Vineyards is the largest grower of wine grapes in New England and is recognized as a landmark attraction in Newport County and continues the tradition of growing quality wines on preserved farmland.
NIBBS will be offering, to guests of participating member inns, sailing vouchers for Sight Sailing’s day and sunset cruises. Whether it’s one of their relaxing daily sailing cruises in Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay, a private charter with friends or a corporate outing, Sightsailing has the boats and staff to make it happen. Each of their boats offers a different sailing experience.