Discover where to find live music, karaoke, comedy, dancing and entertainment this weekend in and around Newport!

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE –20+ things to do this weekend: Sept. 29 – Oct. 1

*Unless otherwise noted, thevenueis located in Newport.

Friday,September 29

  • Bowen’s Wharf: Panoramic Steel Drum from 11 am to 2 pm
  • Buskers:Shawn Reilly at 9 pm
  • Celtica:Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House:DJ & Dancing in the Boom Boom Room at 10 pm
  • Firehouse Theater:The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Greenvale Vineyards (Portsmouth):Horse-Eyed Men at 5 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille (Portsmouth):Luis Mateos of Folsom at 6:30 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: Chris Vallincourt & Brian Scott from 6 pm to 9 pm (inside)
  • Jane Pickens Theater:Battle Of The Sexesat2pm, 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Close Off The Dome, Friends of The Deli at 8 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro:John & Joanne at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Cee Cee & The Riders at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe:7 Day Weekend at 10 pm
  • Newport Grand: Gary Gramolini & The Grinders at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant:Self-Help at 6 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: DJ Remedy at 10 pm
  • One Pelham East:Never In Vegas at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement:The Z-Boys at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel:Steve Mortrude at 7 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille:Chopville at 10 pm
  • Tavern On Broadway:Live music at 10 pm.
  • The Beachcomber (Portsmouth): Steve & Mario at 9 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor Newport: The Blasters, The Teldynes, Flat Duo Jets at 9 pm
  • The Wharf Pub: Brian Scott at 9 pm
  • Vanderbilt Grace: Kristine on piano at 6 pm

Saturday,September 30

  • Buskers:Brian Twohey at 8 pm
  • Celtica:Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House:DJ & Dancing in the Boom Boom Room at 10 pm
  • Firehouse Theater:The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Greenvale Vineyards (Portsmouth): Karen Frisk, Kent Hewitt, Alan Bernstein and Rick Wells at 1 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille (Portsmouth):John & Joanne at 6:30 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: Brian Scott Duo from 6 pm to 9 pm (inside)
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Battle Of The Sexesat 2pm, 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: The Safes, Nymphidels, Tony Jones at 9 pm
  • Landing: Steve & Jay from The HonkyTonk Knights at 1 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Justin Pomfret at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Down City at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe:Witzend at 10 pm
  • Newport Grand: Mondo Soul, Live Bullet at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant:Self-Help at 6 pm
  • Newport Vineyards (Middletown):Weekend Music Series featuring Kevin Greenefrom 1 pm to 4 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: DJ C-Gray at 10 pm
  • One PelhamEast:Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm, Fevah Dream at 9:30 pm
  • Pour Judgement: The Kohaug Allstars at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: Anamcara at 7 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Live music at 10 pm
  • Studio 3:Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm
  • Tavern On Broadway:Live music at 10 pm.
  • The Beachcomber (Portsmouth):The Urge at 9 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor: Live music at 9 pm
  • The Wharf Pub:Mike & Dave at 9 pm
  • Vanderbilt Grace: Kristine on piano at 6 pm

Sunday,October 1

  • Atlantic Resort (Middletown):The Mac Chrupcala Jazz Trio from 3 pm to 7 pm
  • Bowen’s Wharf: Colin Larkin Trio from 11 am to 2 pm
  • Buskers:Live music at 7 pm
  • Christie’s:Steel Drum Brunch at 11 am
  • Clarke Cooke House:Bobby Ferreira at 12:30 pm
  • Fastnet Pub:Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Fifth Element: Greg Silva and friends from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Greenvale Vineyards (Portsmouth):Julia Mark, Keiko Gammel at 2 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille (Portsmouth):Brian Twohey at 4 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina:The Honky Tonk Knights from 6 pm to 9 pm (inside)
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Battle Of The Sexesat 2 pm, 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro:The Playboys at 5:30 pm
  • Landing: The HonkyTonk Knights from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Tim Taylor Blues Band at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Self-Help at 11 am
  • Newport Vineyards (Middletown):Weekend Music Series featuring Chris Valliancourt from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub:Steel Drums at 3 pm
  • One Pelham East: Ryan & Linay’s Acoustic Duo at 9:30 pm
  • Pour Judgement:The Kane Brothers at 3 pm, Los Duderinos at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille:Stu Sinclair at 10 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor Newport: The Yawpers, The Low Cards and Hope Anchor at 9 pm
  • The Wharf Pub:Live music at 6 pm

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