Annual Events

The following events are held each year at the Glen Manor House and are open to the public!


The Newport County Chamber of Commerce
Discover Newport
The Town of Portsmouth, Rhode Island
Glen Farm – International Polo

2023 Free Portsmouth Pops Concert | July 6 2023

All are invited to enjoy a free, old-fashioned outdoor pops concert at the Glen Manor House on July 6th, 2023. The concert is from 6:30pm-8:30pm and the grounds open after 5:00pm.

Picnics are encouraged. Please bring blankets and chairs for this fun, outdoor, informal event (rain or shine). Handicapped parking and chairs for seniors and handicapped will be available.

2023 Annual Meeting and Social | July 13 2023

The annual meeting of the Friends of the Glen Manor House takes place for members only on July 13th, 2023 at 6:00pm. A social hour takes place from 6pm-7pm with the annual meeting to follow.

2023 Mistletoe Madness | Dec 1 2023

Join us for Mistletoe Madness! We look forward to welcoming you for our beautiful and festive winter gathering on Friday, December 1st, 2023 from 7pm to 11pm. Sample food from favorite Newport County caterers, enjoy a night of dancing with “GQ and the Ladies,” and celebrate the Yuletide season with an open bar, coffee, and dessert. The Glen Manor House will be magnificently trimmed with decorations that highlight the season. Proceeds will go to the preservation and restoration of the Glen Manor House.

2023 Christmas Open House | Dec 10 2023

With extraordinary decorations and Yuletide cheer, the Glen Manor House will be open to the public at our annual Christmas Open House event! Bring the family on December 10th from 2pm – 4pm for a holiday celebration and more. Santa will arrive at 2:45pm for pictures and we will have local talent and entertainment.

Thank you for supporting the Glen Manor House throughout this past year and Happy Holidays!