Jamestown Newport Ferry Tours and Cruises Newport Festivals Express

The Best Way to Newport's Events

Express Service

Headed to the Newport Folk Festival, Jazz Festival, Oyster Festival or other popular event? This is the easy way to get there, especially for folks coming from the Narragansett and North Kingstown areas! Jamestown Newport Ferry can get you there quickly, without the hassle of traffic and limited parking. Plus, you will get a scenic view of the historic sites and world-class yachts in Narragansett Bay!

Please note that during some of these special events, the Jamestown Newport Ferry will have an altered Hop-On Hop-Off schedule shown on the Schedule page.

Newport Boat Show

September 14–17, 2023

Express ferry service to this prestigious boat show will run a circuit from Jamestown to Perrotti Park, Newport.

Seafood Festival

October 14–15, 2023

Let the ferry take you from Jamestown to the Annual Seafood Festival at Bowen's Wharf in Newport—express transportation between Jamestown and Perrotti Park in Newport.

U.S. Senior Open Championship

June 24–30, 2024

Stay tuned for more details on this!

Castle Hill Launch

Summer Seasonal

Take this scenic express from Ann Street or Perrotti Park to Castle Hill Inn. It's a great spot for lunch, dinner or cocktails, especially on the front lawn during the summer, without having to drive there!

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