Discover the best entertainment, comedy and live music happening around Newport, RI this weekend. If you’re looking for events and other activities that are happening this weekend, check out – What To Do This Weekend In and Around Newport (July 8 – 10).

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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 from 6pm to 9pm, DJ Face at 9pm.
  • Buskers: Live Music with Mike Warner & Friends 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 Nina Otto Latin Jazz Trio 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 from 4:30pm to 7pm and live music at 8pm.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10pm. No cover.
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music with Cartune Heroes at 9pm.
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music 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 The Ryan McHugh Band at 10pm.
  • Parlor Bar & Kitchen: Live music with BELLY at 8pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with Brian Scott Band at 9:30pm.
  • Rusty’s Bar & Grille: Live music with Rusty’s at 9pm
  • Saltwater: Live music with Squelch from 7pm to 10pm
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live music from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music with Louis Leeman from 9pm – 12am. 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 with The Complaints at 10pm. No cover.
  • Firehouse Theater: Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8pm and 10pm.
  • Gas Lamp Grille: BUDDY ROACH TRIO in Newport! at 9pm
  • Genie’s Hookah Lounge: DJ & Dancing at 9pm.
  • Hotel Viking (Top Of Newport): Live Music with Caraher Brothers 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 with Carlos v Ramos from 1pm to 5pm. No cover.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar:  Live music from 9pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music with Smokin Toads at 9pm. No cover.
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music with Fast Times at 9pm.
  • Newport Grand: Live music with Great Escape 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, and live music with Love Sounds from 10pm to 1am.
  • Parlor Bar & Kitchen: Live music with BELLY at 9pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with The Teledynes at 9pm
  • Rusty’s Bar & Grille: Live music with Barfly at 9pm.
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: Live music with Roots Reaction from 7pm-10pm. No cover.
  • Speakeasy: Live music 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 with The Z Boys from 8pm – 11pm. No cover

Sunday

  • @ The Deck: Live music from 11am to 2pm. Sean Rivers at 6pm. No cover.
  • Brick Market: Live music from 1pm to 5pm. Free.
  • 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 MSDQ Jazz Quartet from 12pm to 3pm . No cover.
  • Jimmy’s: Live Music at 9pm.
  • Jo’s American Bistro: Live music with Anamcara from 5:30pm to 8:30pm. No cover.
  • King Park: Live music with JP Jones, Outer Earth and Gumption & Glory from 3pm – 6pm. Free.
  • Landing: Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights from 1pm to 4pm. No cover.
  • Long Wharf Mall: Live music from 1pm to 5pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music from 4pm to 7pm.
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music with Diane Blue from 4pm to 7pm.
  • O’brien’s Pub: Live music outdoors on the patio from 3pm to 6pm.
  • One Pelham East: Live music  from 4pm to 8pm, live music with Ryan and Jillian 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.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music with Louis Leeman from 7pm to 10pm. No cover

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Ryan Belmore has been the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp since 2012. He also currently works for Mountain News, where he serves as Senior Editor - North America for OnTheSnow. He previously worked for the New England Patriots and American Cancer Society. He currently serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).