Golf

The  2006 U. S. Women's Open Golf Championship will be played, June 29 - July 2, at The Newport Country Club. Practice rounds will be held earlier in the week, Monday, June 26 - Wednesday, June 28, and these are the only days when spectators are allowed to take pictures. Individual tickets can be purchased online, at the Newport Visitors Center, at participating Stop & Shop supermarkets, by calling 877-325-GOLF or at the U.S. Women's Open Shop at 71 Long Wharf in Newport.

Where: 280 Harrison Ave; Newport, RI 02840

When: June 29 – July 2, 2006

 

Public Access Golf Courses 

                324 Mitchell’s Lane

                Middletown RI 02842

                401-848-9690

                info@newportnational.com

                371 Union Street

                Portsmouth, RI 02871

                (401) 847-9543 

                info1@greenvalleyccofri.com

 

Ice Skating

 

Sovereign Bank Family Skating Center located at 4 Commercial Wharf, America’s Cup Blvd.

Come for fun, skate rentals and lessons and find also food and beverages, and a warming room.

  • Open 7 days a week, from late November through March, weather permitting.
  • Hours: 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. 
  • Night skating for adults only, Friday and Saturday, from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
  •  Admission – Adults $5 / Seniors and children ages 3-11 $4 / children under 3 Free

  • Skate Rental –Adults $5 / Seniors and children ages 3-11 $4 / children under 3 $3

City of Newport Facilities

Visit the City of Newport Web site for a list of public facilities and their locations.  The list includes:

  • Basketball courts
  • Beaches
  • Picnic areas
  • Restrooms
  • Skate parks
  • Tennis courts