Discover all that’s happening for live music, arts, entertainment, and theater this week across Newport County!

Unless otherwise indicated, the venue is located in Newport.

Monday, July 23

  • Fastnet Pub: The Ubiquitones at 10 pm
  • Fifth Element: The Groove Merchants from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Firehouse Theater: Laughter For Locals with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Leave No Trace at 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Landing: Jordan Snow at 4:30 pm, John Erikson at 8 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Yacht Club Rejects at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: No Tell Motel at 11 am
  • One Pelham East: Bruce Jacques at 9:30 pm
  • Perro Salado: Julio Amaro from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Safari Room at OceanCliff: Live music from 1 pm to 4 pm

Tuesday, July 24

  • Easton’s Beach: Live music at 6 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Leave No Trace at 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Landing: Ricky Duran at 7 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Felix Brown at 10 pm
  • Newport Grand: Karaoke at 7:30 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: No Tell Motel at 11 am
  • One Pelham East: Stu Sinclair at 9:30 pm
  • Redwood Library: Beyond the Fields, PBS Documentary Film at 6 pm

Wednesday, July 25

  • Ballard Park: Jenkins Construction presents The Ravers at 7 pm
  • Buskers Irish Pub: Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio Cantina: Turbo AC’s and Skinny Millionaires at 9:30 pm
  • Fastnet Pub: Trivia at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater: Family Friendly Funnies with The Bit Players at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Leave No Trace at 1:15 pm & 3:45 pm, Jaws at 7:30 pm
  • Landing: Jordan Snow at 4:30 pm, Jim Devlin at 8 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: The C-Note Missionaries at 8:30 pm
  • Norey’s: Live music at 8 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: One More Time at 8:30 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: No Tell Motel at 11 am
  • Newport Vineyards: Mosa from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • One Pelham East: DJ Nook at 9:30 pm
  • Parlor Newport: Open Mic at 8 pm
  • Perro Salado: The Z Boys at 10 pm
  • Sardella’s: Live jazz music at 7:30 pm

Thursday, July 26

  • Antonio’s Pizza: Trivia at 8 pm
  • Celtica: Trivia at 9 pm
  • Easton’s Beach: Children’s Night Concert with Johnny The K at 6 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Leave No Trace at 3:45 pm & 8 pm, Bob Dylan Trouble No More at 6:30 pm
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Landing: Ricky Duran at 4:30 pm, Timmy Smith at 8 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: John Erikson at 9 pm
  • newportFILM: newportFILM presents Two Trains Runnin’ at St. Michael’s at 8:15 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: All Newport’s Eve (Sold Out)
  • Newport Grand: Trivia Night at 7:30 pm
  • Norey’s: Alan Bernstein Jazz Quartet at 7:30 pm
  • Parlor Newport: Live Local PreJam W/ Los Duderinos, Ziggy Coffee, Silverteeth at 9 pm
  • Perro Salado: The Salty Dogs at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Live music at 10 pm
  • The Port: Pat Cottrell from 5 pm to 9 pm

Friday, July 27

  • Atlantic Resort: Sean Rivers at 4 pm
  • 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 (Middletown): The Teledyne’s at 8 pm
  • Firehouse Theater: The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Fort Adams: Newport Folk Festival from 10 am to 7 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: Live music from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • Hotel Viking: The Little Compton Band at 5:30 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Newport Folk Presents The Cook Brothers (Sold Out)
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Old Jack’s Night 1 at 9 pm
  • Jo’s American Bistro: John and Joanne from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant: Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Landing: John Erikson at 8 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: The HonkyTonk Knights at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Neal & The Vipers at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Deer Tick & Friends (Sold Out)
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: No Tell Motel at 6 pm
  • O’brien’s Pub: John Erikson at 5 pm
  • One Pelham East: Hit Play Band at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport: Glorietta & Friends at 8 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Live music at 10 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: GQ & The Lady from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Speakeasy: Straight Outta Rehab at 10 pm
  • The Port: Terry Bradley from 6 pm to 10 pm
  • Wharf Pub: Chris Vaillancourtrt at 9 pm

Saturday, July 28

  • @ The Deck: Sean Rivers at 3 pm
  • 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 (Middletown): Blue Dream at 9:30 pm
  • Dockside: Chopville and Never In Vegas at 10 pm
  • Firehouse Theater: Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Fort Adams: Newport Folk Festival from 10 am to 7 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina: Live music from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater: Newport Folk Presents Father John Misty (Sold Out)
  • Jimmy’s Saloon: Old Jack’s Night 2 at 8 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant: Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Landing: Ricky Duran from 1 pm to 4 pm, Jim Devlin at 4:30 pm, Straight Outta Rehab at 8 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown): Rugburn at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Deer Tick & Friends (Sold Out)
  • Newport Grand: Dirty Deeds at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant: No Tell Motel at 6 pm
  • Newport Vineyards (Middletown): Live music with Yacht Club Rejects from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: DJ C Gray at 8 pm
  • One Pelham East: The Beat Drops at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Live music at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel: Anamcara from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Dave Alves at 10 pm
  • The Cafe at Parlor: Live music at 9 pm
  • The Pier: The Playboys at 1 pm
  • The Port: The McMurphy’s at 2 pm, Brian Scott at 7 pm
  • The Wharf Pub: Brian Scott at 9 pm
  • Vanderbilt Grace: Kristine on piano at 6 pm

Have something that should be included or you’d like included on this list? Email Ryan@whatsupnewp.com with the information.

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