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 8th

  • Buskers: Grace Morrison 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
  • Hotel Viking: James Grande at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater:
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music at 9 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro: John and Joanne from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Sean Rivers at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe: Rug Burn at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Oskar Wylde at 10 pm
  • Newport Grand: Folsom at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Dashing Through The Snow at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East: Hit Play at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement: The Z Boys at 10 pm
  • Speakeasy: Live music at 10 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor Newport: Live musicat 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub: Dan Lovoine at 8:30 pm

Saturday, December 9th

  • Buskers: Brian Twohey at 8 pm
  • Celtica: Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House: James Montgomery 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
  • Hotel Viking: Phenix Ave at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater:
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music at 9 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Down City Band at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Fast Times at 10 pm
  • Newport Grand: Bar Fly, Dirty Deeds at 9 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: Rusty at 5 pm, Clique from 10 pm to 1 am
  • Pour Judgement: Blue Dream at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: Steve Mortrude 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: Matt Kearnes at 9 pm
  • Vanderbilt Grace: Kristine on piano at 6 pm

Sunday, December 10th

  • 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
  • Fifth Element: Lois Vaughan from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Elf at 1 pm, Lady Bird at 3:15 pm, 5:30 pm & 7:45 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro: Jazz Candy from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Robin & Friends Rock n’ Roll Bash 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
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Sean Rivers at 10 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).