Bowen's Wharf 26th Annual Seafood Festival 2016If you love fresh seafood, you wont want to miss this celebration of the “Harvest of the Sea” at Bowen’s Wharf Seafood Festival. October 15th and 16th, 2016.

Located on the waterfront at the foot of Newport’s Historic Hill, Bowen’s Wharf is known for its picturesque brick walkways, granite quays, and 18th-century commercial wharf buildings. The whole array of buildings housed sailmaker’s shops, sail-drying lofts, and other enterprises essential for a thriving seaport.

Today, Bowen’s Wharf offers waterfront dining, shopping, and a full-service marina. Then, as now, Bowen’s Wharf trades with all corners of the world and remains the anchor of Newport. What better location for a seafood festival? (more…)