News & Events
Bonfires and Fireworks Postponed to 8/19
August 19, 2018 – Middletown's 275th Anniversary
Middletown 275th Bonfires and Fireworks for Saturday, August 18th has been postponed. Come join us at Second Beach, Sunday night, August 19th at 6:00pm for bonfires and food truck concessions and then at 9:00pm for a fantastic fireworks display.
Rain delay: 275th Anniversary Fireworks and Bonfires Rescheduled to Sunday August 19
August 18, 2018 – Town of Middletown
The Town's bonfire and fireworks event to celebrate its 275th anniversary is rescheduled to Sunday, August 19 at Sachuest (Second) Beach. Mobile food concessions will be available at 6:00 p.m. Bonfires will be lit at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks will be launched at 9:00 p.m.
Free Shuttle for Founders’ Day 275
August 17, 2018 – Middletown's 275th Anniversary
Free shuttle service will be provided by Viking Tours from the Middletown Senior Center to Paradise Park throughout the day. Parking for the evening events will be available at the Second Beach Parking Lot.
Founders Day 275 Schedule of Events
August 13, 2018 – Middletown's 275th Anniversary
Saturday, August 18, 2018 PARADISE PARK—11AM TO 5PM Opening Ceremony—11:00am Navy Band Northeast—11:00am Middletown Compact Viewing 12:00-1:00pm Boyd Mill Running Newport Artillery Company Artisans Festival Historic Exhibits Children’s Activities Live Music and Food Trucks SECOND BEACH– 6:00PM TO 10:00PM Live Music by Ben O’Connor—6:00-9:00pm Food Trucks Youth Activities & Games Bon Fires Fireworks Display RI…
VJ Day to delay trash and recycling collection
August 13, 2018 – Refuse Collection Department
There will be a one day delay in this week’s collection following Monday’s VJ Day Holiday on August 13, 2018. Trash and recycling will be collected one day later than normal for the week. Contact the Recycling Coordinator with any questions.
Ben O’Connor Band to Help Celebrate M’Town 275
August 03, 2018 – Middletown's 275th Anniversary
The Middletown 275 Founders' Day Celebration will feature BEN O'CONNOR Saturday, August 18, 2018 From 6:00pm to 9:00pm Sachuest Beach Free - Open to the Public - Family Friendly
Happy 275th Birthday Middletown!
August 02, 2018 – Middletown's 275th Anniversary
The Middletown Founders' Day 275 Committee is proud to present: FOUNDERS' DAY 275 Celebration SAVE THE DATE Saturday, August 18, 2018 Paradise Park 11:00am to 5:00pm Sachuest Beach 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Election Workers Needed
August 01, 2018 – Town of Middletown
TOWN OF MIDDLETOWN ELECTION WORKERS NEEDED FOR PRIMARY ELECTION Wednesday, September 12, 2018 If you have worked at the polls before or are interested in working at the polls for the first time, Please give us a call at 849-5540 or 847-0009 no later than August 8, 2018. AND FOR GENERAL ELECTION TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6,…
July 20, 2018 – Library
July 24th @6pm, come learn all about rain gardens. This event will be held in the Hall Community Room at the Library, 700 West Main Rd. Free and open to the public. No pre-registration is required.
Middletown celebrates 275th Birthday with Founder’s Day on August 18, 2018
July 18, 2018 – Town of Middletown
On Saturday, August 18, 2018, the Town of Middletown will be celebrating the 275th Anniversary of its founding in 1743 with events held at Paradise Park during the day and at Sachuest Beach in the evening. The following activities for Founder's Day will take place at Paradise Park from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.: viewing…
Home School 101
July 10, 2018 – Library
A workshop will be presented by ENRICHri at the Library on July 12th from 5:30-7:30 in the Hall Community Room. Find out all you need to know about home schooling in Rhode Island.
Public Forum – Governor’s Commission on Disabilities
July 10, 2018 – Library
A public forum will be held at the Library on July 25, 2018, 3:30-6:30, in the Hall Community Room. This meeting is facilitated by the Governor's office. Contact Alyssa Gleason 401 462 0103.
Library Board of Trustees July Meeting cancelled
July 10, 2018 – Library
The July 17th meeting is cancelled.
Townwide Mosquito Treatment completed July 3, 2018
July 03, 2018 – Public Works Department
The Town DPW has completed the Townwide Mosquito Treatment as of July 3, 2018. Please contact Tom O'Loughlin at 846-2119 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Funeral Arrangements for Det. William Macioci (Ret.)
June 20, 2018 – Police Department
Chief Anthony Pesare and the men and women of the Middletown Police Dept. are saddened to announce the unexpected and sudden passing of retired Middletown Police Detective William Macioci. Detective Macioci was 58 years old at the time of his passing. Detective Macioci retired in 2010 after 22 years of dedicated police service. Detective Macioci…
Road Restrictions on 06/16/18 for Norman Bird Sanctuary Road Race
June 14, 2018 – Police Department
TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS FOR NORMAN BIRD SANCTUARY ANNUAL 5K RUN/WALK MIDDLETOWN, R.I., In order to accommodate the Norman Bird Sanctuary 5K Fun Run/Walk, the Middletown Police Department will provide traffic control for the event. The race is scheduled for Saturday, June 16, 2018 and the affected roads will close at 07:30 AM. The race will…
Congratulations Class of 2018 – Link to Graduation Ceremony
June 08, 2018 – School Department
Congratulations to Our MHS Graduating Class of 2018 The Live Stream link to Middletown's 2018 Graduation Ceremony (will be available the morning of Saturday, June 9) is https://livestream.com/accounts/19856027/events/8240530 Note that to view this live you will need to log in with your email address. This will be available for about one month after the graduation on…
PSA-Hands Free Law Effective June 1st
June 06, 2018 – Police Department
Middletown Night at the Gulls June 8th 6:00 PM.
June 04, 2018 – Fire Department
Middletown Night At The Gulls Flyer Please Join us for Middletown Night at the Gulls, Friday June 8th- 6:00 PM! Cardines Field, Newport.
Library Board of Trustees – updated June meeting date
June 04, 2018 – Library
The Library Board of Trustees will meet on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 @6PM in the Evelyn LeDoux Middletown Room. The room is located in the north east corner of the Library building, located at 700 West Main Road. The regularly scheduled meeting on June 19, 2018 is cancelled.