Newport, RI – Discover all that’s happening for live music and entertainment in and around Newport County this week – Tuesday, October 2nd thru Monday, October 8th.

Did we miss something? Let us know by emailing us Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.


Newport

Antonio’s Pizza

  • Thursday – Trivia at 8 pm

Bowen’s Wharf

  • Tuesday – Busking at Bowen’s with Panoramic View Steel Drum from 11 am to 2 pm
  • Friday – Busking at Bowen’s with Lois Vaughan Jazz from 11 am to 2 pm
  • Sunday – Busking at Bowen’s with Aidan Keating from 11 am to 2 pm

Broadway Street Fair

  • Saturday – Dozens of bands performing between 12 pm to 6 pm

Buskers Irish Pub

  • Wednesday – Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Friday – Live music at 9 pm
  • Saturday – Live music with Brian Twohey at 9 pm

Celtica

  • Thursday – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Friday – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Saturday – Karaoke at 10 pm

Clarke Cooke House

  • Friday – DJ & Dancing in the Boom Boom Room at 10 pm
  • Saturday – DJ & Dancing in the Boom Boom Room at 10 pm
  • Sunday – Live music with Bobby Ferreira at 12:30 pm

Diego’s Newport

  • Monday – Trivia at 9:30 pm

Elks Club

  • Friday – Bob Marks & Frankie Lee at 6:30 pm

Fastnet Pub

  • Wednesday – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Sunday – Live music via Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Monday – Live music with The Ubiquitones at 9:30 pm

Fifth Element

  • Sunday – Live music with Lois Vaughan Jazz Quartet from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm

Firehouse Theater

  • Thursday – Tell Newport: Schooled at 7 pm
  • Friday – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Saturday – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm

Grace Vanderbilt

  • Saturday – Live music with Kristine on piano at 6 pm

Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina

  • Friday – Live music at 5 pm
  • Saturday – Live music at 5 pm
  • Sunday – Live music at 5 pm

Hotel Viking

  • Sunday – Jazz Brunch with live music with Chris Vaillancourt from 11 am to 3 pm

Jane Pickens Theater

  • Tuesday – Fahrenheit 11/9 at 2:30 pm, newportFILM presents The Devil We Know at 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday – Juliet Naked at 4:45 pm, Fahrenheit 11/9 at 7:30 pm
  • Thursday – Fahrenheit 11/9 at 2:30 pm
  • Friday – Colette at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Saturday – Colette at 2 pm, 4:45 pm, & 7:30 pm
  • Sunday – Colette at 2 pm, 4:45 pm, & 7:30 pm
  • Monday – Colette at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm

Jimmy’s Saloon

  • Thursday – Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Friday – Live music with The Strattones / Su Casa / The Forest Room / Smug Honey at 9 pm

Jo’s American Bistro

  • Friday – Live music with John & Joanne from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Sunday – Live music with The Playboys from 5 pm to 8 pm

La Forge Restaurant

  • Friday – Live music with Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Saturday – Live music with Dave Manuel at 7 pm

Landing

  • Saturday – Live music with The Honky Tonk Knights from 1 pm to 4 pm

Midtown Oyster Bar 

  • Wednesday – Live music at 9:30 pm
  • Thursday – Live music with John Erikson at 9 pm
  • Friday – Live music with The HonkyTonk Knights at 10 pm
  • Saturday – Live music at 10 pm
  • Sunday – Live music with Justin Pomfret at 4 pm
  • Monday – Live music with Yacht Club Rejects at 9:30 pm

Newport Blues Cafe

  • Friday – Live music with 7 Day Weekend at 10 pm
  • Saturday – Live music with Darik & The Funbags at 10 pm

Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant

  • Wednesday – There’s A Burglar In My Bed at 11 am
  • Thursday – There’s A Burglar In My Bed at 11 am
  • Friday – There’s A Burglar In My Bed at 6 pm
  • Saturday – There’s A Burglar In My Bed at 6 pm

Norey’s 

  • Wednesday: Live music with James Montgomery & Bob McCarthy at 8 pm
  • Thursday: Live music at 8 pm

One Pelham East

  • Tuesday – Live music with Stu Sinclair at 9:30 pm
  • Thursday – Live music with The Naticks at 9:30 pm
  • Friday – Live music with Good Will & Them Apples at 9:30 pm
  • Saturday – Live music with Sweet Tooth & The Sugar Babies at 9:30 pm
  • Sunday – Live music with Ryan McHugh at 9:30 pm

Parlor Newport

  • Wednesday – Open Mic at 8 pm
  • Thursday – Lgbtq+ Night Out at 9 pm
  • Saturday – Broadway Allstars Street Fair After Party at 9 pm

Perro Salado

  • Wednesday – Live music with The Z-Boys at 10 pm
  • Thursday – Live music with The C-Note Missionaries at 10 pm

Pour Judgement

  • Thursday – Live music at 10 pm
  • Friday – Live music at 10 pm
  • Saturday – Live music at 10 pm
  • Sunday – Live music with The Kane Brothers at 3 pm, Los Duderinos at 9 pm

Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel

  • Saturday – Live music with Steven Mortrude at 7 pm

Sardella’s

  • Wednesday – Live jazz music with Dick Lupino and friends at 8:30 pm

Speakeasy Bar & Grill

  • Friday – Live music with Chopville at 10 pm
  • Saturday – Live music with Straight Outta Rehab at 10 pm
  • Sunday – Live music with The Royal Furs at 9 pm

Surf Club

  • Friday – Live music inside with David Soltz at 9:30 pm
  • Sunday – Live music outside at the Surf Shack with David Soltz from 3 pm to 6 pm

The Pier

  • Sunday – Michael DiMucci In Concert at 7 pm

Wharf Pub

  • Friday – Live music with Z Boys at 8:30 pm
  • Saturday – Live music with David Alves at 8:30 pm

Middletown

Atlantic Resort

  • Saturday – Live music with Phenix Ave at 7 pm
  • Sunday – Live music with Mac Chrupcala Jazz Series from 3 pm to 7 pm

Diego’s Barrio Cantina

  • Friday – Rhyme Culture Presents:  House of Lyrics at 9 pm
  • Saturday – Broadway Street Fair After Party with Neutral Nation at 9 pm

Knights Of Columbus

  • Sunday – Comedy night with The Portuguese Kids at 7 pm

Newport Vineyards

  • Wednesday – Live music with The Z-Boys from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • Saturday – Live music with Yacht Club Rejects from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Sunday – Live music with The Teledynes from 1 pm to 4 pm

Rocco’s and Mia’s Little Italy 

  • Thursday –  Trivia at 7:30 pm

Portsmouth

Greenvale Vineyards

  • Saturday – Live Jazz music from 1 pm to 4 pm

Park Ave Pub

  • Thursday – Karaoke at 8 pm
  • Friday – Live music with Happy Hour Band at 6:30 pm
  • Saturday – Live music with Hot Potato at 9 pm

Jamestown

Narragansett Cafe

  • Friday – Live music with Ghost Train at 9 pm
  • Saturday – Mark Cutler & Men Of Great Courage at 9 pm
  • Sunday – Anthony Geraci & The Bost All-Stars at 4 pm

Tiverton

Lyrics Bar & Grill

  • Wednesday – Lyrics Open Mic Feat. Victoria Ferland at 8 pm

Sandywoods Center For The Arts

  • Tuesday – Live music with Bliss Point at 7 pm
  • Saturday – Live music with The Flying Laureanno Brothers at 7 pm

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