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

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE –30+ things to do this weekend: September 15 – 17

*Unless otherwise noted, the venue is located in Newport.

Friday, September 15

  • Bowen’s Wharf: Panoramic View at 12 pm, Atwater Donnely at 4 pm
  • Buskers: Mike Warner 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): Ryan Lee Crosby Band at 5 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille (Portsmouth): Julio Amaro at 6:30 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: Live music from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm.
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Maudie at 4:45 pm, Trip to Spain at 7:30 pm
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: GK, Square One, King Eezy, Phokus at 9 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro: John & Joanne at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: The C-Note Missionaries/The Honky Tonk Knights at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Mark Cutler at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Sybil Disobedience at 10 pm
  • Newport Grand: Rhythm & Thunder at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Self Help at 6 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: John Erikson at 4:30 pm, DJ Remedy at 10 pm
  • One Pelham East: Clique at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Lee Neckritz 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): Greg Hodde’s Blue Reign at 9 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor Newport: Live music at 9 pm
  • The Port: Terry Bradley at 6 pm
  • The Wharf Pub: Chris Vaillancourt at 9 pm
  • Vanderbilt Grace: Kristine on piano at 6 pm

 Saturday, September 16

  • 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): Mike Renzi, Ethel Lee and friends at 1 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille (Portsmouth): Luis Mateos at 6:30 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: Live music from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm.
  • Hotel Viking: Phenix Ave at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Surviving Picasso with Director James Ivory at 4 pm, Trip To Spain at 7:30 pm
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: The McGunks at 9 pm
  • Landing: Live music at 1 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Evan Goodrow at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Velvet Skies at 10 pm
  • Newport Grand: Rumors, The Corvettes at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Self Help at 6 pm
  • Newport Vineyards (Middletown): Weekend Music Series featuring Silverteeth from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: DJ C-Gray at 10 pm
  • One Pelham East: Blue Light Bandits at 9:30 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Chris Monti Trio at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: Roots Reaction at 7 pm
  • Shops at Long Wharf: Becky Chase Band at 1 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): Unplugged at 9 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor: Live music at 9 pm
  • The Pier: Steve Simmons at 1 pm, Damaged Goods at 6 pm
  • The Port: Brian Scott at 2 pm, ZanRicky at 7 pm
  • The Wharf Pub: James Grande at 9 pm
  • Vanderbilt Grace: Kristine on piano at 6 pm

 Sunday, September 17

  • Atlantic Resort (Middletown): The Mac Chrupcala Jazz Trio from 3 pm to 7 pm
  • Buskers: Pat Cottrell 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: Live music from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Greenvale Vineyards (Portsmouth): Julio Amaro at 2 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille (Portsmouth): Brian Twohey at 4 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: The C-Note Missionaries from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm.
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Trip To Spain  at 2 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro: The Playboys at 5:30 pm
  • Landing:  The C-Note Missionaries at 1 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: AM Station from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Shari Puorto at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Self Help at 11 am
  • Newport Vineyards (Middletown):  Weekend Music Series featuring Tom Burgess from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: Steel Drums at 3 pm
  • Pour Judgement: The Kane Brothers at 3 pm, Los Duderinos at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Live music at 10 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor Newport: Cherry & Webb at 9 pm
  • The Pier: David Manuel at 12 pm
  • The Port: John Erikson at 3 pm
  • The Wharf Pub: Brian Scott at 6 pm

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