Hi-speed ferry from Perrotti Park in Newport to Old Harbor, daily, June 27 through Sept. 7. The picturesque trip takes one hour. The ferry departs Newport at 9:45 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. and departs Block Island at 11:15 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. Take an overnight trip to Newport from Block Island. Shopping, restaurants and attractions are within walking distance from the ferry landing. Visit blockislandferry.com for rates, schedules and to reserve tickets.