Friday, February 14, Valentine's Day, will be "An Affair to Remember". Get your tickets as soon as possible because there will only be 80 tickets available at $20 each for the event that will be held at the Brick Terrace Garden downtown.
The "Keep Newport Beautiful" organization is hosting this event for the second year due to the success of last year’s event. It will be a night of dinner and local entertainment of romantic songs. Derrick Persons, Andy May, Rev. Ira Crite, and Lindsey Wolf will be crooning away with songs from the past while diners will be feasting on appetizers and fine cuisine. The event will start at 6 p.m. and tickets will be available at the Newport Economic Development office at Second and Hazel or Merchants and Planters Bank. Come and support KNB purchase more banners that will be displayed down Malcolm Avenue and other projects that will beautify our city. For more information or purchase tickets, contact Shirley Williams at 523-1009 or Judge Jerry Carlew, Peggy Stephens, Polly Sharp, Carole Ann Young, Joe Harris, Helen Bullard, Tara Salinas or Ronnie Kay Erwin.