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Newport Downtown Development Corporation
194 Main Street Suite 205, Newport, VT 05855 (Map)

The Newport Downtown Development Organization is a 501(c)6 non-profit community organization working to revitalize, preserve and promote historic downtown Newport as a strong and resilient economic hub, a livable and walkable community, and a vibrant social, recreational and cultural center for residents and visitors to enjoy.

Over the next few years, the organization’s strategic focus on developing a four- season outdoor recreational economy in Newport will inform all activities of the organization. This strategy:

• reflects a sustainable economic model that incorporates the values and authentic local culture of the northern Newport lifestyle and the Newport brand;

• balances the need for development with a desire to preserve and conserve natural assets;

• directly supports related businesses and organizations;

• creates new consumer markets for the area and encourages new business growth;

• provides increased public access to Newport’s magnificent international lake;

• attracts employers and families;

• supports individual and community health;

• and contributes to a high quality of life.

Nearby Events
Saturday Jul 27, 2019
The 11th Annual Kingdom Swim includes 25 km, Border Buster, 10 mile, 10 km, 5 km,…read more
Saturday May 18, 2019
Visit Downtown Newport after the Dandelion Run to enjoy fantastic dining, great shops,…read more
Thursday Jul 04, 2019
Independence Day in the Northeast Kingdom is full of festive activities. The day…read more
Thursday Jul 04, 2019
The Bed Races are a hysterical, patriotic display in Gardner Park where teams of…read more