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 Annual Meeting and Free Portsmouth Pops Concert | July 6 2023

The annual meeting of the Friends of the Glen Manor House takes place for members only on July 6th, 2023 at 4:30pm.

After, a free, old-fashioned outdoor pops concert is open to the public 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.

The 100th Anniversary Celebration of the Glen Manor House | August 16 2023

All are welcome to celebrate the 100th anniversary of  the Glen Manor House on Wednesday August 16, 2023 from 5:00pm – 7:30pm.   There will be food trucks, live music, and a presentation on the history of the Glen Manor House by local historian Jim Garman. Picnics are also encouraged.  Please bring your own chairs and blankets for this fun free family event.  (Rain Date – TBD)

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 our own Russell Morin Catering and Events, 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.  This Event is Sold Out.

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 1:30pm – 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!