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Wondering where to find karaoke, trivia, live music, dancing, comedy or some other form of fun entertainment this week in Newport, RI? Here’s what’s happening around the City-By-The-Sea….


Wondering what else is up this week around Newport? Here are 20+ great things to do this week in the City-By-The-Sea.


Monday, August 8th

  • Fastnet: Live music with The Ubiquitones from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Fifth Element: Live music with The Groove Merchants from 7pm to 10pm
  • Firehouse Theater: Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Screening of Pell at 7:30pm.
  • 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.

Tuesday, August 9th

  • Easton’s Beach: Family night concert at 6pm with Dick Lupino Band
  • Sweet Berry Farm: Summer Concert Series with 6 Diggit at 5:30pm
  • Wharf Pub: Open Mic at 8pm.

Wednesday, August 10th

  • Ballard Park: Movies On The Rocks with Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade at 8pm
  • Buskers: Open mic night with Mike Warner from 9pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Fastnet: Pub Trivia at 9pm.
  • Firehouse Theater: Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 7pm
  • 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, August 11th

  • Celtica: Trivia at 9pm
  • Firehouse Theater: Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 7pm.
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Open mic at 9pm.
  • Hotel Viking: Live music at 7pm. No cover.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 9pm.
  • Newport Art Museum: Art After Dark featuring live music with Navy Band Northeast at 5pm
  • Norey’s Star Restaurant: Live jazz music at 7:30pm. No cover.
  • Ochre Court: newportFILM presents Betting on Zero on the lawn at 8:10 p.m.
  • Perro Salado:  Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights from 9pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Speakeasy: Live music with Justin Pomfret at 9pm.

Friday, August 12th

  • 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.
  • Studio 3: Dueling Pianos at 7:30pm
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live Reggae music from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music at 8:30pm. No cover.

Ryan M. Belmore

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