NKY urban living tour returns with exploration of Newport

A lofted home in Newport to be featured on the Beyond the Curb tour. (provided)

Beyond the Curb returns its semiannual urban living tour with an exploration of Newport this weekend.

The tour, produced by the Catalytic Fund, is scheduled for Newport’s Westside and Clifton neighborhoods.

It runs Sunday, April 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

LINK nky readers can get exclusive savings by using the promotional code “LINK” when purchasing tickets. 

“Beyond the Curb showcases the wide variety of housing options in NKY’s urban river cities,” said Catalytic Fund President & CEO Jeanne Schroer. “It also provides an opportunity for folks to explore the neighborhoods, getting an up-close look at the amenities offered by cities like Newport.”

The self-guided tour features 14 properties, including historic homes, artsy renovations, and modern, luxury condos. As always, the tour stops include an intriguing mix of completed and in-progress projects that offer ideas and inspiration for anyone interested in architecture, interior design and the urban lifestyle.

There will be free shuttle transportation provided by Executive Transportation. The shuttle coaches will run between the Westside and Clifton tour stops giving guests the opportunity to travel in comfort and avoid parking challenges in the hillside neighborhood. 

Early bird tickets are $15 and are available online at www.BeyondTheCurb.org until Saturday, April 23. Use the promotional code “LINK” to save on early bird tickets. Tickets will also be available for purchase for $20 on the day of the tour, either online or at the registration area at Wooden Cask Brewing Co., 629 York St., Newport. 

Tickets include admission to exclusive, behind-the-scenes tours of 14 interesting properties, transportation on the shuttle, entry to win the “All Things Newport” raffle basket, and free parking at nearby locations. All ticket holders must start their tour at Wooden Cask Brewing Co. , where they will receive their wristband, tour booklet and gift. 

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The tour is presented by KMK Law, Huff Realty and the Catalytic Fund. For more information and to preview the featured properties, please visit the Beyond the Curb website.