Sanford-Covell Villa Marina, 72 Washington Street, Newport
Date: Monday, July 27, 2015
Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm (Rain or Shine)
Donation: $30 in advance, $40 at the door
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Enjoy live music featuring ZanRicky and a dance performance by Rhode Islands ballet theatre as the sun sinks behind the twinkling Newport bridge at what the Boston Journal of August 9, 1870 called “…the most elegant house ever built in Newport.”
A silent auction, featuring a Yamaha acoustic guitar signed by Simon & Garfunkel, afternoon sail aboard a private sailing yacht on Narragansett Bay, one week at a Caribbean resort, harbor cruise for 46 people aboard Gansett Cruises, 4 day passes to Bodhi Spa, a stained glass panel by Harle Tinney, Hand-crafted necklace by Newport artist Lara — plus countless raffle prizes — will be offered. $5 single Raffle Ticket, $20 for 5 Raffle Tickets.
Wines, beers, and hors d’oeuvres from select Newport restaurants and caterers will be served out on the waterfront piazza all included in your admission, the proceeds of which support BridgeFest and our many local musicians.
Parking is limited in the Point Neighborhood. If you do find a “resident only” spot, please leave a note on your dashboard that you are attending an event at the Villa Marina and you won’t be ticketed. Parking is also available at the Visitors Center. Enjoy a few hours free with a Newport resident parking sticker!