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Discover the best events, activities and things to do during this weekend in and around Newport, RI.

Ongoing

48th Annual Newport Music Festival – July 8 – 24, 2016, it continues the tradition of presenting unique chamber music programs, American debuts, world-class artists and gala special events in the Gilded Age summer cottages of Newport. Enjoy 60 concerts over 17 days at 13 venues. More info: www.newportmusic.org

International Tennis Hall Of Fame Tennis Championships – July 9 – 17, 2016:  Contested on the historic grass tennis courts of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, the tournament is the only event played on grass courts outside of Europe, and it offers the only opportunity to see professional men’s tennis in the Northeast prior to the US Open. More info:  www.halloffametennischampionships.com

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New York Yacht Club Race Week – July 9 – 16, 2016: More than 100 yachts from 25 to 100 feet long are expected to compete on Rhode Island Sound and in Narragansett Bay. This biennial event is one of the biggest regattas of the summer for top skippers and their crews. More info: www.nyyc.org

IMC Great Friends Dance Festival – July 14 – 23, 2016: All of your favorite IMC dancers will perform along with Owen/Cox Dance Group of Kansas City, MO, Trainor Dance and more…. www.islandmovingco.org.

Monday, July 11

2pm – Craft Beer & Craft Burgers Mondays at Hotel Viking

6:35pm – Newport Gulls Home Game 

8pm – Laughter for Locals with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

 

Entertainment

  • Fastnet: Live music with The Ubiquitones from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Fifth Element: Live music with The Groove Merchants from 7pm to 10pm
  • Hotel Viking: Live music with Travis Colby Band
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music with Yacht Club Rejects from 9pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Perro Salado: Live music with Julio Amaro from 6pm to 9pm. No cover.
  • The Port: Live music with Side Effects from 12pm to 4pm and JKrak from 5:30pm to 9:30pm.

 

Tuesday, July 12

11am – Dog Day of Summer at Redwood Library

11am – NPD Surf Camp

1pm – Four Faiths Tour at Four National Historic Landmarks

3pm – ‘Return To Camelot; – The Kennedy Wedding Remembered at St. Mary’s Church

6pm – Family night concert at Easton’s Beach with The Jesse Liam Band pop, country, R&B

6pm – Summer Concert at Sweet Berry Farm

6pm – Summer Cocktails & New Work at Kristen Coates

Entertainment

  • Hotel Viking: Live music at 7pm. No Cover.
  • O’brien’s: Trivia at 9:30pm
  • Wharf Pub: Open Mic at 8pm.

 

Wednesday, July 13

9am – Newport Ice Cream Train – Save the Date

6:35pm – Newport Gulls Home Game

7pm – The Ubiquitones live at Ballard Park

7pm – Family Friendly Funnies with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

7pm – Beards for Boobs 2016 at Buskers

Entertainment

  • Buskers: Open mic night with Mike Warner from 9pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Fastnet: Pub Trivia at 9pm.
  • Hotel Viking: Live music at 7pm.
  • Norey’s Star Restaurant: Live music at 9pm. No cover.
  • Perro Salado: Live music with The Throttles from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Sardella’s: Live Jazz music at 7:30pm. No cover.

 

Thursday, July 14

5pm – Art After Dark at Newport Art Museum

7pm – Children’s Night Concert at Johnny The K Singer at Easton’s Beach

8pm – Mixed Mayhem with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

8:25pm – newportFILM presents The Weekend Sailor at Newport Shipyard

 

Entertainment

  • Celtica: Trivia at 9pm
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Open mic at 9pm.
  • Hotel Viking: Live music at 7pm. No cover.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 9pm.
  • Norey’s Star Restaurant: Live jazz music at 7:30pm. No cover.
  • Perro Salado:  Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights from 9pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Speakeasy: Live music with Justin Pomfret at 9pm.

 

Friday, July 15

3pm – Sushi Sake Sail I

6:35pm – Newport Gulls Home Game

8pm – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater

 

Entertainment

  • Buskers: Live music 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: Live music from 7pm – 11pm.
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music with at 9pm.
  • Jo’s Bistro: Live music with John & Joanne from 7pm to 10pm. No cover.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10pm. No cover.
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music at 9pm.
  • One Pelham East: Live music at 9pm.
  • Parlor Bar & Kitchen: Live music at 9pm.
  • Speakeasy: Live music from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live Reggae music from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music at 8:30pm. No cover.