Discover where to find live music, entertainment, comedy, karaoke and trivia this week in and around Newport.

You Might Also Like –What’s Happening This Week in Newport (July 24 – 28)

Monday, July 24

  • 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – The Big Sick at Jane Pickens Theater
  • 6 pm to 9 pm – Julio Amaro at Perro Salado
  • 7 pm to 10 pm – The Groove Merchants at Fifth Element
  • 8 pm – Laughter For Locals with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater
  • 9 pm – Bruce Jacques at One Pelham East
  • 10 pm – The Ubiquitones at Fastnet Pub


Tuesday, July 25

  • 4:30 pm – John Erikson at The Landing
  • 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – The Big Sick at Jane Pickens Theater
  • 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm – John & Joanne at Hotel Viking
  • 6 pm – Newport Recreation Department Summer 2017 Performances at Easton’s Beach
  • 8 pm – Brian Scott at The Landing
  • 9 pm – Open mic at The Wharf Pub
  • 9 pm – Stu Sinclair at One Pelham East
  • 9 pm – Felix Brown at Newport Blues Cafe

Wednesday, July 26


Thursday, July 27

  • 2 pm & 4:45 pm  – The Big Sick at Jane Pickens Theater
  • 4:30 pm – Yacht Club Rejects at The Landing
  • 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm –Brian Scott at Hotel Viking
  • 6 pm – Newport Recreation Department Summer 2017 Performances at Easton’s Beach
  • 8 pm – Tim Smith at The Landing
  • 8 pm – Open mic at Newport Sportsmen’s Club
  • 8 pm – Live music at Norey’s
  • 8:40 pm – newportFILM presents Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives at The Elms
  • 9 pm – Trivia at Celtica
  • 9 pm – Open mic at Jimmy’s Saloon
  • 9 pm – John Erikson at Midtown Oyster Bar
  • 9:30 pm – Live music at One Pelham East
  • 9:30 pm – The C-Note Missionaries at Perro Salado
  • 9:30 pm – Chopville at Speakeasy
  • 10 pm –Langhorne Slim and Charles Bradley at Newport Blues Cafe

Friday, July 28

Check back on Wednesday for a detailed list for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, until then here’s an idea of what’s happening…

  • 1 pm to 4 pm – Sean Rivers at The Landing
  • 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm – Brian Scott at The Landing
  • 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm – James Grande at Hotel Viking
  • 7 pm to 10 pm – John & Joanne at Jo’s American Bistro
  • 7:30 pm – Wasted Talent Show! Live Stand Up Comedy! at Studio 3
  • 8 pm –Straight Outta Rehab at The Landing
  • 8 pm – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at The Firehouse Theater
  • 8:30 pm – James Grande at The Wharf Pub
  • 9 pm –Live Music at Jimmy’s Saloon
  • 9 pm – Live music at Buskers
  • 9 pm – Live music at The Cafe at Parlor Bar & Kitchen
  • 9:30 pm – Live music at Speakeasy
  • 10 pm – Karaoke at Celtica
  • 10 pm – DJ & dancing at Boom Boom Room at Clarke Cooke House
  • 10 pm – The HonkyTonk Knights at Midtown Oyster Bar
  • 10 pm – Deer Tick & Friends at Newport Blues Cafe
  • 10 pm – Live music at Dockside
  • 10 pm – Live music at One Pelham East

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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).