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 weekend.

Friday, December 22nd

  • Buskers: Fiddlers Rock 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
  • Narragansett Cafe: Keturah’s Dream at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Down City Band at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Dashing Through The Snow at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East: Ryan & Jillian at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Mark Millof at 10 pm
  • Speakeasy: Live music at 10 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor Newport: Live music at 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub: Chris Vaillancourt 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
  • Hotel Viking: Phenex Ave at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 2 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Darkest Hour
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music at 9 pm
  • Kings Lens & Friends: Merry Zigmas from 5 pm to 9 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Steve Smith & The Nakeds at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Wayz & Means at 10 pm
  • Newport Grand: Mondo Soul & Bon Jersey 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: Blockhead from 10 pm to 1 am
  • Pour Judgement: Queensboro Hustler at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: Anamcara at 7 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Straight Outta Rehab at 10 pm
  • Tavern On Broadway: Live music at 10 pm.
  • The Cafe at Parlor: Neapolitan with Special Guest Silverteeth at 8 pm
  • The Wharf Pub: Holiday Singe Along from 2 pm – 4 pm, Mike Baez at 8 pm
  • Vanderbilt Grace: Kristine on piano at 6 pm

Sunday, December 24th

  • Atlantic Resort (Middletown): The Mac Chrupcala Jazz Trio from 3 pm to 7 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House: Bobby Ferreira at 12:30 pm
  • Fastnet Pub: Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 2 pm – Darkest Hour
  • Pour Judgement: The Kane Brothers at 3 pm

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).