So many wonderful places to stay in this picturesque city and renowned sailing port. Newport is actually apart of Aquidneck island – therefore – Water Views Everywhere!! Newport was voted one of the “happiest” seaside towns in America by Coastal Living Magazine.
Visit the beautiful mansions (at least a dozen) built back in the late 1800’s by the Vanderbilts and the Astors and other millionaire industrialists of that era. There are a number of mansion tours to choose from. Newport is the home of Salve Regina College and the Tennis Hall of Fame. Don’t miss the beautiful Cliff Walk.
Sail on Narragansett Bay or do the Newport Beach Whale Watch. Drive Newport’s 10 mile ocean drive to view the southern coastline of Aquidneck Island. And don’t forget to dine on some of the freshest seafood around!! Just click on the link to your right on Rhode Island to see elopement packages in Rhode Island.
To elope in Rhode Island you must have a valid Rhode Island marriage license. You may obtain your license in any county throughout Rhode Island. Please call the nearest town, county or city clerk to ask details about specific requirements for your wedding. Here is a summary of the license requirements in Rhode Island:
Minimum Age Rqmt: 18
License Fee: $24 Cash
Waiting Period: None
License Valid for: 90 days
Blood Test: None