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39th Annual RI  Heritage Day Festival

39th Annual RI Heritage Day Festival

Roger Williams National Memorial
September 10, 2016
Newport Jazz Festival

Newport Jazz Festival

Fort Adams State Park
July 29, 2016 - July 31, 2016
Manton Avenue Project Performance

Manton Avenue Project Performance

Roger Williams National Memorial
June 25, 2016 - August 20, 2016
Newport International Polo Series (Season XXV)

Newport International Polo Series (Season XXV)

Newport International Polo Grounds
June 4, 2016 - September 24, 2016
Lou Cruz

Lou Cruz

Ten Prime Steak and Sushi
Chef Lou Cruz returns to the Chow Fun family as executive chef at Ten. Lou began his culinary career with Chow Fun, first as sushi chef at Ten, then...
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Matthew Varga

Matthew Varga

Gracie's
Matthew Varga grew up in a household that loved to cook and use artistry and fresh ingredients while doing so. Crabbing and fishing was something...
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Willis Stepp

Willis Stepp

Public Kitchen & Bar
For as long as he can remember, Chef Willis Stepp was always cooking. He discovered his love for all things culinary at a small restaurant in Old...
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Benjamin Sukle

Benjamin Sukle

Birch
A graduate of Johnson & Wales University, Ben’s drive to learn has taken him as far as Copenhagen, where he apprenticed at the peerless Noma. During...
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Brian Kingsford

Brian Kingsford

Bacaro
Brian Kingsford and Jennifer Matta opened Bacaro on May 8, 2007.

The longtime couple, both having worked at Al Forno for more than a decade...
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Beau Vestal

Beau Vestal

New Rivers
Hailing from Sarasota, FL, New Rivers chef Beau Vestal has been delighting diners with his straight forward yet creative approach to modern bistro...
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Jake Rojas

Jake Rojas

Tallulah on Thames
Jake Rojas spearheads Tallulah’s culinary artistic vision. He originates from El Paso, Texas, and is a graduate of the International Culinary School...
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Ryan Murphy

Ryan Murphy

The Restaurant at the Weekapaug Inn
Weekapaug Inn is known for its commitment to providing guests the best farm-to-table fare that local purveyors can provide. However, under certain...
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Derek Wagner

Derek Wagner

Nicks on Broadway
Derek Wagner opened Nicks on Broadway in 2002 at the age of 24 and within a few years expanded to a second location. Nicks has always focused on...
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Master Chef Walter Potenza

Master Chef Walter Potenza

Potenza Ristorante
Since the days of cooking for Elvis Presley in 1977 to the most recent dinner prepared for Pope Francis at the Vatican in Rome, Chef Walter’s career...
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J. Daniel Knerr

J. Daniel Knerr

The Black Pearl
Daniel Knerr has been the executive chef at the Black Pearl Restaurant in Newport for more than two decades. He was awarded the American Culinary...
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Nemo Bolin

Nemo Bolin

Cook & Brown Public House
As proprietor and head chef, Nemo Bolin brings 15 years of restaurant experience to Cook & Brown. He began his career at l'Etoile restaurant on...
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