Corporate events at the Newport Mansions
Newport, RI has retained much of its character as New England’s premier coastal tourist & vacation destination due the Preservation Society of Newport County and their protection of the exceptional elegance and inspiration in architecture, art, interior design and landscapes of the Newport Mansions.
The Newport Mansions set the perfect stage for family gatherings, celebrations, and are an exceptional destination for conferences. Imagine ending a productive day of meetings with a walking tour of the mansion grounds – you and your guests explore the halls of these architectural masterpieces where you can absorb the opulence and luxury of the early 20th century. Afterwards, you could enjoy an evening reception on the wide, green lawns and pebbled outdoor promenades and celebrate with your colleagues
Recently selected as a Caterer of Choice by the Preservation Society of Newport County, The Catered Affair is brings 40 years of culinary expertise and award-winning service to the Newport Mansions. The Catered Affair would love to help you plan the ideal itinerary for your company’s event — from luncheons to cocktail receptions to seated dinners – in order to provide you with a memorable and relaxing visit to Newport.
We can also plan a spectacular reception at the location of your choice that would allow you the opportunity to design your own venue. The Catered Affair is well versed in managing any property with local vendors to create spectacular welcome cocktail receptions, award dinners, or closing night parties.
This city has myriad offerings for historical tours, music, festivals, entertainment, shopping, and dining! Take a walk down Thames Street, the main artery of Newport commerce and trade for centuries and browse dozens of shops and galleries! Take your bike or rent a personal motor-scooter for a ride down Ocean Drive, skirting the seaside and viewing beautiful oceanfront homes, festivals of kites, and sails far out on the open seas. Tour Newport Bay on a sunset Rum-Runner tour, and if you’re lucky, you may see one of New England’s most spectacular sunsets—a true sailor’s delight! From day to night, your guests will be relaxed and inspired by the rich maritime culture that lives on in the dockyards, coves, and quays of Narragansett Bay and Newport Harbor.