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.

Tuesday, December 26th

  • Jane Pickens Theater: 2 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Darkest Hour
  • One Pelham East: Stu Sinclair at 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub: Open Mic at 9 pm

Wednesday, December 27th

  • Buskers Irish Pub: Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 2 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Darkest Hour
  • 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 28th

  • Celtica: Trivia at 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: 2 pm, 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm – Darkest Hour
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: John Erickson at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Deer Tick and The Z-Boys at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Dashing Through The Snow at 11 am
  • Norey’s: Cote Live Jazz music at 7:30 pm
  • Perro Salado: The C-Note Missionaries at 9:30 pm

Friday, December 29th

*Check back for more detailed weekend listings on Wednesday.

  • 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: Deer Tick at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Dashing Through The Snow at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East: Blockhead 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

*Check back for more detailed weekend listings on Wednesday.

  • Buskers: Brian Twohey at 8 pm
  • Celtica: Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House: The HonkyTonk Knights in the Candy Store at 10 pm, 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: Justin Pomfret & Ron Ruzzo at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Rick Express 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: Brick Park 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 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).