Enjoy great seafood, free entertainment in Newport this weekend
Starting this evening, the city of Newport will host the 27th Annual Great Inland Seafood Festival on the banks of the Ohio River.
The festival, which kicks off tonight at 5p and runs through Sunday, features 15 local restaurants and national vendors selling the "best tasting, freshest seafood available" including whole Maine lobsters, shrimp, crawfish, crablegs, oysters, salmon, redfish, and more. In addition to great seafood, the event also offers free live entertainment on the main stage throughout the weekend.
For more information on this free event, visit the festival's website here.
Staff report. Photo/Marc Conter