NEWPORT — On Saturday, June 30, the opening ceremony for Newport’s Centennial Celebration started at 10:45 a.m., in front of the Municipal Building.
Local and state dignitaries kicked off the celebration followed by a colossal and extraordinary parade starting at 11 a.m.
The parade departed from School Street and made its way down Main Street to the traffic light on the corner of Main and East Main Street.
At least ten bands marched including the North Country Union junior and senior high school bands, bagpipers, fife and drummers, a Bavarian brass band, and more.Are you on Instagram? Cool. So are we. CLICK HERE to follow us for a behind the scenes look at Newport Dispatch.