Newport Tent Company

We are a family owned and operated business with more than thirty-five years of experience, servicing areas throughout Southern New England. With our elegant tents, beautiful hardwood ballroom dance floors, tables and chairs, Newport Tent Company will turn any outdoor event into an open-air gala.

Newport Tent Company is looking for professional and knowledgeable staff that is willing to work hard and be flexible. We pride ourselves in our commitment to our customers and we hope you will too. You will have the opportunity gain experience in all areas of event and tent set- up. Last year, students work an average of 40 hours per week and were able to travel all around Rhode Island setting up tents for events such as, weddings, parties, and corporate gatherings.

The main office of Newport Tent Company is located in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. A couple towns over is Newport which is a small city by the sea whose economy is based on tourism. Newport is located on Aquidneck Island with a population of approx. 60,000 people. You will surely enjoy living and working in Rhode Island because you will be surrounded by beaches, fun towns, small friendly communities, nice people, and warm weather!

Please check out our website or visit us on Facebook for more information on the resort!


Reasons to join us this summer:

·       Live & work in beautiful Rhode Island, traveling throughout the state!

·       Inexpensive housing provided!

·       Visit nearby attractions and the beach on your days off

·       Travel to Boston or New York City


About Portsmouth, RI:


Portsmouth, RI is a small town made up of small islands including Aquidneck Island, Prudence Island, Patience Island, Hope Island and Hog Island.  Portsmouth is the headquarters of US Sailing, the National Governing Body of Sailing in the US and is also home to the Newport International Polo Series held annually.  Nearby is popular Newport, RI, a destination for shopping, restaurants and beautiful mansions.  Enjoy time off at the beach and exploring the amazing coastline!


Weather in RI:


The influence of the Atlantic Ocean keeps the state of Rhode Island, warmer than many inland locales in New England.  July is the warmest month with average temperatures around 73.5 °F (23.1 °C), with highs rising to 90 °F (32 °C) on 11 days per summer.  In general, precipitation levels are slightly lesser in the summer months than the winter months.  For more information about the weather, please visit:


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How to Get There

When flying to into either Logan International Airport (Boston, MA), or Non-International Airport - T. F. Green (Providence, RI), you should take a Greyhound bus or a Peter Pan bus to the Newport Gateway Center in Newport, Rhode Island. From the Newport Gateway Center, take a RIPTA (Rhode Island Public Transportation) bus to Middletown (Route #60 inbound). Ask the bus driver to drop you off at the Econo lodge located at 1359 West Main Rd, Middletown, RI. Their phone number is 401-849-2718.

You are required to contact Newport Tent Company at least 72 hours prior to arrival between 8am-5pm, Monday - Friday only to notify the company when you are arriving.

If you arrive after hours, please follow the same instructions as listed above. Have public transportation (taxi or bus – bring you to the Econo Lodge in Middletown and call Newport Tent Company the following day between the hours of 8am-5pm.

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