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

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Newport, RI Live Music & Entertainment Listings

This information was provided to us by the venue or musicians, it is subject to change. Did we miss something or get something wrong? E-mail Ryan@whatsupnewp.com! 

Friday

  • @ The Deck: Live music with Sam Jones from 6pm to 9pm, DJ Face at 9pm.
  • Buskers: Live Music with Mike Warner 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 (Top of Newport): Live music with Half Step Down at 7pm.
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music at 9pm
  • Jo’s Bistro: Live music with John & Joanne from 7pm to 10pm. No cover.
  • Landing: Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights from 4:30pm to 7pm and live music at 8pm.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights at 10pm. No cover.
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music with Fat City Band at 9pm.
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music with Felix Brown at 9pm.
  • Newport Grand: Live music at 8pm
  • O’brien’s Pub: Live music with John Erikson from 4:30pm to 7:30pm,  DJ J-Remedy from 10pm to 1am.
  • One Pelham East: Live music with Them Apples at 10pm.
  • Parlor Bar & Kitchen: Live music at 9pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with The Kohaugh Allstars at 9:30pm.
  • Rusty’s Bar & Grille: Live music at 9pm
  • Saltwater: Live music with Steve Mortrude from 7pm to 10pm
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live music from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • The Pier: Live music with Side Effect from 5:30pm to 9pm, DJ Ky from 9pm to 1am.
  • The Port: Live music with Jonathan Tennis from 5pm to 10pm.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music with Silverteeth from 8pm – 11pm No cover.

Saturday

  • @ The Deck: DJ D- Wun at 9pm
  • 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.
  • Dockside: Live music with Sean Rivers and Never In Vegas from 10pm to 1am.
  • Fifth Element: Live music  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 (Top Of Newport): Live Music with John and Joanne from 7pm – 11pm.
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music at 8pm.
  • Landing: Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights from 1pm to 4pm, live music with Chopville from 4pm to 7pm, Timmy Smith at 8pm.
  • Long Wharf Mall: Live music from 1pm to 5pm. No cover.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar:  Live music from 9pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music with Mark Cutler & Friends at 9pm. No cover.
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music with That Band at 9pm.
  • Newport Grand: Live music with Driftwood (Beach Boys Tribute) at 9pm.
  • Newport Sportsman Club: Live music at 8pm.
  • O’brien’s Pub – DJ C-Gray from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • One Pelham East: Live music with Brian Scott from 4pm to 8pm, Blockhead from 10pm to 1am.
  • Parlor Bar & Kitchen: Live music at 9pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with The Cannibal Ramblers at 9pm
  • Rusty’s Bar & Grille: Live music at 9pm.
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: Live music with Roots Reaction from 7pm-10pm. No cover.
  • Speakeasy: Live music with Chopville from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Studio 3: Dueling Pianos at 9pm
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live music at 10pm. No cover.
  • The Pier: Live music with Outcry from 12:30pm to 4:30pm, Diesel from 6pm to 9pm and Barfly from 9pm to 1am.
  • The Port: Live music with the McMurphy’s from 2pm to 6pm and Jonathan Tennis 7pm to 11pm. No cover.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music with John Botelho from 8pm – 11pm. No cover

Sunday

  • @ The Deck: Live music with Sam James from 11am to 2pm. Sean Rivers at 6pm. No cover.
  • Buskers: Live music at 7pm. No cover.
  • Clarke Cooke House: Live music with Bobby Ferreira from 12:30pm to 3:30pm. No cover.
  • Dockside/Riptides: Live music with Stu & Dave from Never In Vegas at 9pm.
  • Fastnet Pub: Live traditional Irish Music from 6pm to 9pm. No cover.
  • Fifth Element: Live music with Lois Vuaghan Jazz Trio from 12pm to 3pm . No cover.
  • Hotel Viking (Top Of Newport): Live Music with Nina Otto Latin Jazz Trio from 7pm – 11pm.
  • Jimmy’s: Live Music at 9pm.
  • Jo’s American Bistro: Live music with Anamcara from 5:30pm to 8:30pm.
  • Landing: Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights from 1pm to 4pm. No cover.
  • Long Wharf Mall: Live music with The Playboys from 1pm to 5pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music from 4pm to 7pm.
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music with Joe Moss Band from 4pm to 7pm, Evan Goodrow Band from 9pm to 12:30am.
  • O’brien’s Pub: Live music outdoors on the patio from 3pm to 6pm.
  • One Pelham East: Live music with Keith Manville from 4pm to 8pm, live music with Anamcara at 10pm.
  • Parlor Bar & Kitchen: Live music at 7pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with Los Duderinos from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Speakeasy: Live music at 8:30pm. No cover.
  • The Pier: Live music with Charlie Meehan from 1pm to 5pm, ZanRicky from 5pm to 9pm and Little Blue Pill from 9pm to 1am.
  • The Port: Live music with Los Gatos from 2pm to 6pm, Jonathan Tennis from 7pm to 9pm.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music with John Botelho from 2pm to 5pm, Mark Gorman from 7pm to 10pm. No cover

Monday, July 4

  • 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.

Ryan M. Belmore

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