Discover the best entertainment, comedy and live music happening around Newport, RI this weekend.

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Friday

  • Buskers: Live music with Live Music with Greg Burgess from 9pm to 1am. No Cover.
  • Celtica: Karaoke at 10pm. No cover.
  • Clarke Cooke House: DJ & Dancing in the Boom Boom Room from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Firehouse Theater: Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8pm.
  • Hotel Viking (One Bellevue Lounge): Live music with Half Step Down at 7pm. 
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music with Friday the 13th Bornday Bash w/ PALS & Bruvs at 9pm
  • Jo’s Bistro: Live music with John & Joanne from 7pm to 10pm. No cover.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music with Sean Rivers at 10pm. No cover.
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music at 9pm.
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music at 9pm.
  • O’brien’s Pub: DJ J-Remdy from 10pm to 1am.
  • One Pelham East: Live music at 10pm.
  • Parlor Bar & Kitchen: Live music at 9pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music at 9:30pm.
  • Speakeasy: Live music with Chopville from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live music from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music from 8pm – 11pm No cover.

Saturday

  • Buskers: Live music with Brian Twohey from 8pm to 1am. No Cover.
  • Celtica: Karaoke at 10pm. No cover.
  • Clarke Cooke House: Live music from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Common Fence Music: Brenda Bennett and Blue Bamboo at Common Fence Point
  • Fifth Element: Live music with Saturday- NRBQ’s Klem Klimek- Fifth Element at 10pm. No cover.
  • Firehouse Theater: Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8pm and 10pm.
  • Genie’s Hookah Lounge: DJ & Dancing at 9pm.
  • Hotel Viking (One Bellevue Lounge) Live Music with Milt Javery from 7pm – 11pm.
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music with Vudu Sister in Newport w/ Warbler Roost/Bill Bartholomew and Jillian Kay at 8pm.
  • Landing: Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights from 1pm to 4pm. No cover.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar:  Live music from 9pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music with Toolbox at 9pm. No cover.
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music with the Kulprits at 9pm.
  • Newport Grand: Live music with Another Tequila Sunrise at 9pm.
  • Newport Sportsman Club: Live music with SAT 5/14 Sybil Disobedience Band- Newport Sportsmans Club at 8pm.
  • O’brien’s Pub – DJ C-Gray from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • One Pelham East: Live music with The Ryan McHugh Band at 9pm.
  • Parlor Bar & Kitchen: Live music with Ben O’Connor LIVE at 9pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with Jason Cardinal Live in Newport, RI. at Pour Judgement 5/14 10pm at 10pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: Live music with Steve Mortrude from 7pm-10pm. No cover.
  • Speakeasy: Live music with Sean Rivers from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Studio 3: Dueling Pianos at 9pm
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live music at 10pm. No cover.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music from 8pm – 11pm. No cover

Sunday

  • Clarke Cooke House: Live music with Bobby Ferreira from 12:30pm to 3:30pm. No cover.
  • Fastnet Pub: Live traditional Irish Music from 6pm to 9pm. No cover.
  • Fifth Element: Live music with Alan Bernstein Quartet from 12pm to 3pm . No cover.
  • Hotel Viking (One Bellevue): Live music from 2pm to 4pm. No cover.
  • Jimmy’s: Live Music at 9pm.
  • Jo’s American Bistro: Live music at 5:30pm
  • Landing: Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights from 1pm to 4pm. No cover.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music from 4pm to 7pm.
  • One Pelham East: Live music from 4pm to 8pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with Los Duderinos from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Speakeasy: Live music with Stu Sinclair at 8:30pm. No cover.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music from 2pm to 5pm. No cover

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Ryan Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp, LLC. Belmore has led What's Up Newp since December 2012. Belmore also serves as the Sr. Editor - North America for Mountain News - publisher of OnTheSnow. In his spare time, Belmore serves as the Vice President for the Board of Directors at Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors at Lucy's Hearth. Belmore is also a member and supporter of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.