Discover what’s happening, new and to do this week for events and activities in and around Newport, RI!

Christmas In Newport, a month-long celebration of the Holiday Season throughout Newport, begins on Thursday, December 1st!

Monday, December 5

10:30 a.m. – Rogues and Scoundrels Walking Tour

4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Loving at Jane Pickens Theater

Tuesday, December 6

11:30 a.m. – International BAP Nacho Day at Brick Alley Pub

4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Loving at Jane Pickens Theater

Wednesday, December 7

11 a.m. –  Bike Newport Fundraiser at Chipotle

4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Loving at Jane Pickens Theater

6:30 p.m. – Fermentation Class at Forty 1 North

7 p.m. – Holiday Cabaret: Carrigan and Friends at Edward King House

Thursday, December 8

2 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. – Loving at Jane Pickens Theater

5 p.m. – Art After Dark at Newport Art Museum

5 p.m. – Holiday Sip ‘n Shop at OceanCliff

5 p.m. – 8 p.m. – Newport Gallery Night throughout Newport

5:30 p.m. – The Launch of Rhode Island’s Revolutionary Artillery: A Newport Historical Society Lecture at Newport Historical Society

5:30 p.m. – Student’s Impressions of Christmas in Newport at Newport Yacht Club

6 p.m. – Bourbon & Scotch Tasting at Audrain Auto Museum

6 p.m. – Making Spirits Bright: Cocktail + Truffle at Newport Vineyards

6 p.m. – Cookbook Club! at Newport Wine Cellar

7 p.m. – 9th annual SINGING FOR SHELTER at Channing Memorial Church

8 p.m. – CONCERT FILM: “MUMFORD & SONS, LIVE FROM SOUTH AFRICA, DUST & THUNDER” at Jane Pickens Theater

Friday, December 9

4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – THE EAGLE HUNTRESS at Jane Pickens Theater

5 p.m. – Annual Tree Lighting at Newport Skating Center

7:30 p.m. – Newport Navy Choristers “Christmas In Song” at St. Lucy’s Church

8 p.m. – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater


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! 

Monday

  • Fastnet: Live music with The Ubiquitones from 10pm to 1am.
  • Fifth Element: Live music with The Groove Merchants from 7pm to 10pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Loving at 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m.
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music with Yacht Club Rejects from 9pm to 1am.
  • Perro Salado: Live music with Julio Amaro from 6pm to 9pm.

Tuesday

  • Jane Pickens Theater: Loving at 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m.
  • O’Brien’s: Trivia at 8pm.
  • Wharf Pub: Open Mic at 8pm.

Wednesday

  • Buskers: Open mic night with Mike Warner from 9pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Fastnet: Pub Trivia at 9pm.
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Loving at 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m.
  • Norey’s Star Restaurant: Live music at 9pm. No cover.
  • Perro Salado: Live music with The Z Boys from 10pm to 1am. No cover.
  • Sardella’s: Live Jazz music at 7:30pm. No cover.

Thursday

  • Celtica: Trivia at 9pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Loving at 2 p.m. & 4:30 p.m.CONCERT FILM: “MUMFORD & SONS, LIVE FROM SOUTH AFRICA, DUST & THUNDER” at 8 p.m.
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Open mic at 9pm.
  • 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 at 9pm.
  • Wharf Pub: Bingo at 8pm.

Friday

  • 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.
  • Jane Pickens Theater: The Eagle Huntress at 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m.
  • 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.

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