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.

Monday, May 7th

  • 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
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Tully at 5:45 pm & 8 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Yacht Club Rejects at 9 pm
  • Perro Salado: Julio Amaro from 6 pm to 9 pm

Tuesday, May 8th

  • Jane Pickens Theater: Tully at 5:45 pm & 8 pm
  • Newport Grand: Karaoke at 7:30 pm
  • One Pelham East: DJ Nook at 9:30 pm
  • Wharf Pub: Open Mic at 9 pm

Wednesday, May 9th

  • Buskers Irish Pub: Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Tully at 1 pm & 8 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: Exit Laughing at 11 am
  • Norey’s: Live music at 8 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, May 10th

  • Celtica: Trivia at 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Tully at 5:45 pm & 8 pm National Theater Live: Macbeth at 2 pm.
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: John Erickson at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: The Z-Boys with Slurp at 9 pm
  • Newport Grand: Trivia Night at 7:30 pm
  • Norey’s: Live Jazz music at 7:30 pm
  • Perro Salado: The Salty Dogs at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Mease at 10 pm


Friday, May 11th

  • Buskers: Live music at 9 pm
  • Celtica: Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House: DJ & Dancing in the Boom Boom Room at 10 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio Cantina: Melissa Chaplin & Family at 8 pm
  • Firehouse Theater: The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Gulf Stream: Mark Gorman from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina- The C-Note MIssionaries from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Tully at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Live music at 9 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro: John and Joanne from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant: Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe: Live music at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music at 10 pm
  • Newport Dinner Cruse: Lois Vaughan on piano at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East: 7 Day Weekend at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Live music at 10 pm
  • Speakeasy: Chopville at 10 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor Newport: Live music at 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub: Brian Cabrera at 8:30 pm

Saturday, May 12th

  • Buskers: Brian Twohey at 8 pm
  • Celtica: Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House: DJ & Dancing in the Boom Boom Room at 10 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio Cantina: The Z Boys at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater: Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Tully at 2:40, 4:45, & 7:30 pm
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Frnemy at 6 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant: Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Landing – The Honky Tonk Knights from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Outcry at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Live music at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Take It To The Bridge at 10 pm
  • Newport Dinner Cruse: Lois Vaughan on piano at 6 pm
  • Newport Grand: Live Bullet – A Bob Seger Tribute at 9 pm
  • Newport Vineyards: Live music with Grayson Ty from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: DJ C Gray at 8 pm
  • One Pelham East: Tim Smith from 5 pm to 9 pm, Never In Vegas at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement: The Teledynes at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Straight Outta Rehab at 10 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor: Live music at 9 pm
  • The Wharf Pub: Matt Kearns 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).