6 Fun 2021 Fall Events to Attend Near Narragansett, RI

Are you planning a trip to our Narragansett house rentals during the fall? You’re in for a great time! There are all kinds of fun events going on during this season. Here are a few of our top recommendations on things to do in Narragansett! 

There’s a little something here for everyone, and the fall time is one of the most gorgeous times of the year in our town. Here are a few of our top recommendations on things to do in Narragansett! 

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Ocean State Rhode Race

For many years, the rich history of the Ocean State Marathon has endured. During its long history in Narragansett – and located at the original Rhode Island Marathon site – this local area tradition has garnered worldwide accolades and attracts runners and fans every year. 

The race begins in the shadow of the historic Coast Guard House at beautiful Narragansett Town Beach. The racecourse features magnificent views of classic Narragansett Bay, quaint country back roads, historic homes, and picturesque bridges. 

The Ocean State Rhode Race takes place on Sunday, October 24, 2021, and consists of a marathon, half marathon, and 5k race. The marathon will start at 7:30 a.m., the half marathon at 8:00 a.m., and the 5k at 8:15 a.m.

Plan Your Visit

Some visitors to Rhode Island just love the colorful country environment and the friendly Narragansett community so much that they never want to leave. If this happens to you, and it very well could, check out our many available Narragansett house rentals (including pet-friendly vacation rental options!). You will love the results!

two jack-o-lanterns lit up

Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

This year’s spectacular is all about the greatest music of the past 150 years. Enjoy an array of music from classical tunes to rock and roll as you spectate the wonderful carved pumpkin creations at this year’s event.

Located at the Roger Williams Park Zoo from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. through October 31.

Sparkling Lights at The Breakers

This December, the Preservation Society of Newport plans an outdoor event with all the sparkling trimmings of the holiday season. This outdoor yuletide event will feature the lights of Christmas like you’ve never seen them. An extravaganza unparalleled, bringing the grandeur and magnificence visitors have come to expect from the City by The Sea. 

Bring your friends and family to witness the mansions of Newport in all the splendor of the season as we light up the night with thousands of lights bringing the magic of the holiday season to life.

Make plans now to attend this December’s holiday celebration. You’ll be glad you did! The Breakers is open daily for visitors throughout the holiday season from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. through Jan. 10.