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Our Newport Live Music and Entertainment Guide is Newport County’s premier and most comprehensive source for live music and entertainment in our area.

Here’s a look at all the live music and entertainment that’s worth seeing, hearing, doing, or knowing about in Newport County this week.

Sunday, December 17th

  • Atlantic Resort (Middletown): The Mac Chrupcala Jazz Trio from 3 pm to 7 pm
  • Bay Voyage (Jamestown): Lois Vaughan Holiday Show from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House: Bobby Ferreira at 12:30 pm
  • Fastnet Pub: Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Fifth Element: Fran Curley from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker at 12:55 pm, Lady Bird at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro: The Playboys from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Justin Pomfret from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Neal & The Vipers from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Dashing Through The Snow  at 11 am
  • Pour Judgement: The Kane Brothers at 3 pm, Los Duderinos at 9 pm
  • Redwood Library: Chamber Music with Newport String Project at 3 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Sean Rivers at 10 pm

Monday, December 18th

  • Diego’s: Trivia at 9:30 pm
  • Fastnet Pub: The Ubiquitones at 10 pm
  • Fifth Element: The Groove Merchants from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Island Cinemas: 4 pm, 6 pm, & 8 pm – Free screenings of Ferdinand
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 2:30 pm & 4:45 pm – Lady Bird, 7:30 pm – Walk With Me 
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Yacht Club Rejects at 9 pm
  • Perro Salado: Julio Amaro from 6 pm to 9 pm

Tuesday, December 19th

  • Jane Pickens Theater: 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Lady Bird
  • One Pelham East: Stu Sinclair at 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub: Open Mic at 9 pm

Wednesday, December 20th

  • Buskers Irish Pub: Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 1:45 pm –  Lady Bird, 4 pm – It’s A Wonderful Life, 7:30 pm – Scrooged
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Dashing Through The Snow at 11 am
  • Norey’s: Live music at 8:30 pm
  • Perro Salado: The Z-Boys at 10 pm
  • Sardella’s: Live jazz music at 7:30 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor Newport: Open mic at 8 pm
  • Wharf Pub: Bingo at 8 pm

Thursday, December 21st


Friday, December 22nd

  • Buskers: Live music 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
  • Gurney’s: Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater:2 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Darkest Hour
  • Jimmy’s Saloon:Live music at 9 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro: John and Joanne from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Juice Box at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Dashing Through The Snow at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East: Live music at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Live music at 10 pm
  • Speakeasy: Live music at 10 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor Newport: Live musicat 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub: Live music at 8:30 pm

Saturday, December 23rd

  • 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
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 2 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Darkest Hour
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music at 9 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe:Live music at 10 pm
  • Newport Grand: Live music at 9 pm
  • Newport Marriott: Mark Gorman from 8 pm to 11 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Dashing Through The Snow at 6 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: DJ C Gray at 8 pm
  • One Pelham East: Live music from 10 pm to 1 am
  • Pour Judgement: Live music at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: Live music at 7 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Straight Outta Rehab at 10 pm
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live music at 10 pm.
  • The Cafe at Parlor: Live music from 7 pm to 11:30 pm
  • The Wharf Pub: Live music at 9 pm
  • Vanderbilt Grace: Kristine on piano at 6 pm

Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.