Portsmouth, RI has grown into one of the most desirable areas to live in New England. The business community here is working hard to integrate the inevitable growth in commerce with the quality of life that makes our town so beautiful.

We encourage everyone in our region to visit our beautiful town for great shopping and services from friendly people. If you’re a member of our business community, we would also like to invite you join our proactive organization. Together, we make a great team with a great future!


The Portsmouth Business Association donated $1000. To the Town for the pilot program to support the SRO in August.xbox

The PBA donated to the Portsmouth Police Department $250.00  for their Holiday Drive
Sponsorship of the 2015 Portsmouth Plunge
Sponsorship of the 2015 Road Race
The PBA donated the Xbox with proceeds from our Christmas Party raffle and from our general fund,, it was $299.00
Two $1,000 Scholarships Awarded by Portsmouth Business Association to PHS Seniors


classic_carThe 60th Annual Newport Motor Car Festival will be held on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at the Portsmouth Abbey School located at Cory’s Lane and West Main Road, Portsmouth RI. The show is sponsored by the Portsmouth Rotary Club and welcomes the public from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Show cars may begin to arrive for registration at 9:00 am for the registration fee of $15. Show awards will be presented at 2:00 pm. There will be 32 car classifications and the judges will award a plaque to the “Best in Class” and “Runner In Class” from each classification and will also present a “Best In Show” and “President’s Award” plaque for overall entries.

General admission isfree; however, a donation of $5.00 is requested from each visitor vehicle.  Food & Refreshments catered by CLEMENTS’ Marketplace.  Vendors will be on-site to feature their wares.  Portsmouth Fire Department will be on-site for the kids!  For further information, please visit our website: portsmouth-rotary.com, or write to us at portsmouthrotarycarshow@gmail.com, and like us on Facebook too! Click For Flyer

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Please join us at the Polo Pavilion at Glen Park for the Annual Dinner and Election of Officers.  This event will be catered by Clements’ Marketplace Beer, wine and martini sampling begin at 5:30 and dinner is at 6:30.  We look forward to seeing you this year.


June 22, 2016 Polo Pavilion at Glen Farm - Polo Pavilion at Glen Farm
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Price Per Person $25.00