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

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Newport, RI Live Music & Entertainment Listings

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Friday

  • @ The Deck: Live music with Sam James from 6pm to 9pm, DJ Face at 9pm.
  • 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 (Top of Newport): Live music 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 from 1pm to 4:30pm and live music with HonkyTonk Knights from 8pm – 12am.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10pm. No cover.
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music with Bar Fly at 9pm.
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music with Kulprits at 9pm.
  • Newport Grand: Live music at 9pm
  • 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 with The Boo Fighters at 9pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with Silverteeth 9:30pm.
  • Saltwater: Live music with Steve Mortrude from 7pm to 10pm
  • Speakeasy: Live music with Chopville from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Studio 3 – Dueling Pianos from 7:30pm – 10pm, followed by DJ and Dancing
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live music with The Copacetics from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • The Pier: Live music outside from 5:30pm – 9:30pm and inside from 9pm to 1am.
  • The Port: Live music from 5pm to 10pm.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music with Timmy Smith 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 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 from 5:30pm to 9:30pm.
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music at 9:30 pm.
  • 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 The Senders at 9pm. No cover.
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music with Those Guys at 9pm.
  • Newport Grand: Live music 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 The Wild Ones from 10pm to 1am.
  • Parlor Bar & Kitchen: Live music at 9pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with Cannibal Ramblers 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 from 7:30pm – 10pm, followed by DJ and Dancing
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live music at 10pm. No cover.
  • The Pier: Live music from 12:30pm – 4:30pm, from 6pm to 9pm and from 9pm to 1am.
  • The Port: Live music from 7pm to 11pm.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music 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 with Pat Cottrell 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 Louis Vaughn Jazz Trio 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 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 The Neal McCarthy Problem from 4pm to 7pm.
  • Newport Vineyards: Live music  from 1pm to 4pm.
  • O’brien’s Pub: Live music outdoors on the patio from 3pm to 6pm.
  • One Pelham East: Live music at 10pm.
  • Pour Judgement: Live music with Los Duderinos from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Speakeasy: Live music at 8:30pm. No cover.
  • Studio 3 – Dueling Pianos from 6:30pm – 10pm
  • The Pier: Live music from 1pm – 5pm, live music from 5pm – 9pm.
  • The Port: Live music from 2pm to 6pm and from 7pm to 10pm.
  • Wharf Pub: Live music with Mark Gorman from 7pm to 10pm. No cover

Did we miss something or do you want to submit a listing? E-mail Ryan@whatsupnewp.com

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