Discover Newport Food Truck Festival

Penn Avenue will be lined with food trucks galore on July 10th from 10 am to 3 pm! The event will include musical acts and kids activities all day long. Please check back for details.

Location and Parking

Discover Newport takes places on Penn Avenue - just off Market Street/Route 34 between Front Street and Second Street. For GPS directions, please use 10 Penn Avenue, Newport, PA 17074.

Parking is available at the following locations:

         — Bread of Life Outreach, 35 North Front Street

         — The Church of the Nativity and St. Stephen, 159 South 2nd Street

         — Newport Borough Municipal Authority, 101 Mulberry Street

         — Newport Veterans Memorial Park, 201 North Front Street


Questions? Please email us at

Food Trucks, Wineries, Breweries and More!

         — Artisan Pizza (

         — Beiler's Pretzels (

         — Bootlleg Creamery (

         — Deimler's Butcher Shop (

         — FireBox Street Grill (

         — Guante Family Restaurant (

         — Hall's Ice Cream (

         — Hazard's Distillery (

         — Hidden Stories Brewing Company (

         — Lindgren Craft Brewery (

         — Olivero's Vineyard (

         — Sharar's Grocery and Downtown Deli (

         — Snowie in PA Magic Bus (

         — Williams Catering (

Activities and Music

We will have many fun activities at Discover Newport!

Explore our local history by touring the Perry County Bicentennial Mobile Museum and meet NRPS's mascot Millie the Mule as she pulls our canal boat, all located in the parking lot at Kauffman's Service Center, just off Penn Avenue. Stop by the NRPS to pick up a map showing the historical markers, monuments and murals throughout the town.

View the impressive collection of Vacuum Grip Pliers and Snap-On tools owned by Dale Rudy, located next to FireBox Street Grill. Take a short walk to the PCCA Gallery in the square from 10 am to 1 pm for book signing by Bonnie Swinehart, author of Benjy and the County Fair for young readers, and Linda Gilmore, author of Great Floods of the 1800s: Perry County, Pennsylvania.

Fun and games for kids presented by Terror Farm and Newport Public Library. Take a photo at our custom Greetings from Newport vintage-inspired postcard.


Enjoy all kinds of music throughout the day:

         — 11 am to 11:30 am - Denny Heckard pays tribute to Elvis Presley

         — 12 pm to 12:30 pm - Floyd Sheets

         — 1 pm to 1:30 pm - Alexis Ostott

         — 2 pm to 2:30 pm - Perry Manor featuring Jonas Weidenhammer, Max Prosser and Xavier Koser

We thank these musicians for taking the stage during Discover Newport!

Shop and Discover Downtown Newport

We invite you to explore the charming shops throughout Newport! For more information on these businesses, visit Welcome to Newport. Many residents will also have yard sales throughout town - take a stroll or drive to look for treasures.

The businesses listed below are offering specials on July 10th, unless specified otherwise. Stop by the NRPS table for a complete list.

Amanda’s Pure & Simple: 30 percent off annuals and 25 percent off perennials.

American Shaman: 15% off any purchase.

Artistic Image: Stop by the NRPS table to receive a coupon good anytime for 10% off one custom order or one free screen for new orders over $200.

Base Camp Outfitters: Crossbows on sale.

Bitting's Restaurant: Sidewalk sale of fruit cups, brownies, Rice Krispies treats, cookies, soda, water and cotton candy.

Brothers Pizzeria: $10 cheese pizzas and $11 pepperoni pizzas.

Buffalo Brew: 15% off retail items.

Butcher's Farm Market: Stop by the NRPS table to get a coupon for a free fresh cut sunflower and enter to win a $25 gift card.

Carpetbagger Collectibles: Storewide specials.

Country Footwear & More: 15% off storewide on regular priced items.

Espresso Yourself Cafe: Fresh organic lemonade and fresh baked cinnamon rolls.

Just For You and Baby Too: New and pre-loved treasurers - 10% off everything in the store!

The Jewel Box: Stop in for amazing deals during our 25th annual Christmas in July Sale through July 31st.

Newport Beverage: Buy one $2 Cash Five ticket with quick cash, get one free.

Newport Family Restaurant: Buy two meals receive a free hot dog.

Newport Pharmacy: Stop by the NRPS table to receive a coupon for a free gift redeemable at Newport Pharmacy.

Penn Trading Trading: Storewide discounts.

PCCA Gallery: 10am-1pm: Bonnie Swinehart book signing of new book, Benjy and the County Fair for young readers, and Linda Gilmore with her new book, Great Floods of the 1800s: Perry County, Pennsylvania.

The Podium Awards: 20oz tumblers - 10% off, any 5 by 7 photo on a hardboard $10, 1 - 10 t-shirt order - $12 per shirt.

Soutner's Hallmark Cards and Gifts: 10% off storewide (except clearance items).

Tranquil Touch Spa and Wellness: 20% off gift cards on July 13th.

Turnbaugh's Place - Hard Hat: $2.50 16-ounce. drafts.

W. J. Moore Insurance: Stop by the NRPS table to receive a free pen.

Weis Markets: Stop by the NRPS table to get a flyer for specials and enter to win a $50 gift card.


We thank the following businesses for their generous sponsorships in support of our summer events:

         — American Shaman

         — Artistic Image

         — Bambino's Original Pizza

         — Bank of Landisburg

         — Base Camp Outfitters

         — Belmont Insurance

         — Bitting's Restaurant

         — Brothers Pizzeria

         — Buffalo Brew

         — Butcher's Farm Market

         — C. A. Hess Garage

         — Carpetbagger Collectibles

         — Comp's Barber Shop

         — Country Footwear and More

         — David M. Myers Funeral Home

         — David M. Myers Furniture

         — Deimler Chiropractic

         — Dusharm Law, LLC

         — Espresso Yourself Cafe

         — Green Acres Realty

         — H. M. Flickinger and Sons

         — Heller's Hardware

         — Hench, Britcher and Associates, LLC

         — Hengst Family Dental

         — The Jewel Box

         — Just For You and Baby Too

         — Law Office of Kevin E. Prosser, LLC

         — Nailed It with Style

         — Newport American Legion

         — Newport Beverage

         — Newport Family Restaurant

         — Newport House of Jerky

         — Newport Owl's Club

         — Newport Pharmacy

         — Newport VFW

         — Penn Avenue Trading

         — Pennian Bank

         — The Podium Awards

         — Sections Salon

         — Soutner's Hallmark Cards and Gifts

         — Stephen F. Peters, Inc.

         — Sweet to the Soul

         — Terror Farm

         — Tranquil Touch Spa and Wellness

         — Turnbaugh's Place

         — Weis Markets

         — W.J. Moore Insurance

We also thank the following businesses, individuals and organizations for their assistance with Discover Newport:

         — Bread of Life Outreach for use of their parking lot

         — Butcher's Farm Market for providing the stage

         — The Church of the Nativity and St. Stephen for use of their parking lot

         — Dale Rudy and his fellow collectors for sharing their Vacuum Grip Pliers and Snap-On collections

         — Denny Heckard for use of his sound system and engineering

         — Kauffman's Service Center for use of their parking lot

         — Newport Public Library for providing kids activities

         — Soutner's Hallmark Cards and Gifts for donating balloons