Discover what’s happening, new and to do this week in and around Newport, RI.

Monday, January 23rd

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

5 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Newport Skating Center is open

6 p.m. – Planning Board Sub-Committee at Newport City Hall

Tuesday, January 24th

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

5 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Newport Skating Center is open

6:15 p.m. – 5th Community Meeting at Gather

7 p.m. – Whalers Beer Dinner at Cafe Zelda

Wednesday, January 25th

12 p.m. – Cultural Connections Lecture: Valerie Talmage, Executive Director, Preserve Rhode Island at Rosecliff

4 p.m. – How to Use Electronic Resources at Redwood Library

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

5 p.m. – Mandala Creation and Meditation at Newport Art Museum

5 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Flight Night at Brix Restaurant

5 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Newport Skating Center is open

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

6:30 p.m. – Newport City Council Meeting at Newport City Hall

Thursday, January 26th

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

5 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Newport Skating Center is open

5:30 p.m. – Rhode Island’s Shellfish Heritage: An Ecological History at Newport Historical Society

6 p.m. – An Intimate Look at the Breakers – Past, Present & Future at LaForge Restaurant

6:30 p.m. – Christie’s Beer Tasting Ft. Long Trail Brew at Christie’s

6:30 p.m. – Winter Wine Dinner at Cru Cafe

7:00 p.m. – Eat + Drink Local Chef Series: Chef Matt Gennuso of Chez Pascal at Newport Vineyards

7 p.m. – Lagunitas Tap Takeover at Tavern On Broadway

Friday, January 27th

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

5 p.m. – 11 p.m. – Newport Skating Center is open

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


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.
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Jackie
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music with Yacht Club Rejects from 9pm to 1am.

Tuesday

  • Hotel Viking: Live music with Matt Kearns in the One Bellevue Lounge from 7pm-11pm.
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Jackie
  • 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.
  • Hotel Viking: Live music with The Naticks in the One Bellevue Lounge from 7pm – 11pm.
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Jackie
  • Norey’s Star Restaurant: Live music at 9pm. No cover.
  • Sardella’s: Live Jazz music at 7:30pm. No cover.

Thursday

  • Celtica: Trivia at 9pm
  • Hotel Viking: Live music with The Milt Javery in the One Bellevue Lounge from 7pm – 11pm.
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Jackie
  • 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.
  • 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 with Mike Khouri in the One Bellevue Lounge from 7pm – 11pm.
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 4:30 p.m. & 7 p.m. – Jackie
  • 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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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).