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Newport, RI – Discover all that’s happening for live music and entertainment in and around Newport County this week.

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  • Unless otherwise indicated, the venue is located in Newport.
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Newport County Live Music and Entertainment Listings

Tuesday, December 4

  • Jane Pickens Theater– Can You Ever Forgive Me at 4:45 pm, A Star Is Born at 7:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown) – Trivia from 7 pm to 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant – The Edwards Twins at 11 am and 4:30 pm

Wednesday, December 5

  • Buskers Irish Pub – Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Can You Ever Forgive Me at 4:45 pm, A Star Is Born at 7:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music with The C-Note Missionaries at 9:30 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant – A Doublewide, Texas Christmas at 11 am
  • Norey’s – Live music with Milton at 8 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Open Mic at 8 pm
  • Perro Salado – Live music with The Z-Boys at 10 pm
  • Sardella’s – Live jazz music with Dick Lupino and friends at 8:30 pm
  • Wharf Pub – Bingo with Becky at 8 pm

Thursday, December 6

  • Antonio’s Pizza – Trivia at 8 pm
  • Celtica – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – Tell Newport: The Last Straw at 7:30 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – The Mercy at 8 pm
  • Karl’s Park Ave Pub (Portsmouth) – Karaoke at 8 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music with John Erikson at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Live music with Oskar Wylde at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant – A Doublewide, Texas Christmas at 11 am
  • Norey’s – Live music at 8 pm
  • Perro Salado – Live music with The C-Note Missionaries at 10 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Live music with Timmy Smith at 9 pm

Friday, December 7

  • Buskers Irish Pub – Live music with Cowpie Poachers at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – DJ in the Boom Boom Room at 9 pm, DJ in Candy Store after dinner/9pm
  • Diego’s Barrio & Cantina (Middletown) – Rhyme Culture at 9 pm
  • Edward King House – EKH Choral Concert at 11 am
  • Firehouse Theater – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Live music from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Boy Erased at 3:30 pm, A Star Is Born at 6 pm
  • Jo’s Bistro – Live music with John & Joanne from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Karl’s Park Ave Pub (Portsmouth) – Live music with Happy Hour Band at 6:30 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Live music with Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music with Sean Rivers at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown) – Live music with Radio Badland at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Live music with Groovin’ You at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant – A Doublewide, Texas Christmas at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live music with Blockhead at 9:30 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Live music at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Live music with Chopville at 10 pm
  • Surf Club – Live music at 9:30 pm
  • Twin River Casino Hotel (Tiverton) – Live music with Vanessa & Dave at 6 pm, Live DJ at 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub – Live music  with Chris Vaillancourt at 8:30 pm

Saturday, December 8

  • Atlantic Resort (Middletown)- Live music with Phenix Ave at 7 pm
  • Buskers Irish Pub – Live music with Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – DJ in the Boom Boom Room at 9 pm, Live music with The Honky Tonk Knights at 10 pm in the Candy Store
  • Diego’s Barrio & Cantina (Middletown) – Live music with Dopey Lopes at 9 pm
  • Dockside: Jingle Jam Christmas Bash at 9:30 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Grace Vanderbilt – Live music with Kristine on piano at 6 pm
  • Greenvale Vineyards (Portsmouth) – Live Jazz music from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Live music from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Boy Erased at 2 pm & 4:45 pm, A Star Is Born at 7:30 pm
  • Karl’s Park Ave Pub (Portsmouth) – Live music with Hot Potato at 9 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Live music with Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music at 9 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown) – Live music with Cee Cee & The Riders at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Private Party
  • Newport Sportsman’s Club – Live music with Neal & The Vipers at 8:30 pm
  • Newport Vineyards (Middletown)– Weekend Music Series with Orange Whip from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant – A Doublewide, Texas Christmas at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live music with Rusty from 3 pm to 8 pm, Never In Vegas at 9:30 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Beats n Brunch w/ DJ 4Hundo at 10 am
  • Portsmouth High School: Common Fence Music presents The Sweetback Sisters’ Country Christmas Sing-along Spectacular at 7 pm
  • Rodgers Recreation Center at Salve – Kill The Lights at 7 pm
  • Rusty’s – Live music with Parts Unknown Band at 8:30 pm
  • Saltwater at The Newport – Live music with Steve Mortrude at 7 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Live music with Straight Outta Rehab at 10 pm
  • Surf Club – Live music with Rick Hamel at 9:30 pm
  • Tremblay’s Island Park Bar & Grill (Portsmouth) – Live music with South County Line at 7 pm
  • Twin River Casino Hotel (Tiverton) – Live music with On The Hop at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub – Live music at 8:30 pm

Sunday, December 9

  • Atlantic Resort (Middletown) – Live music with Mac Chrupcala Jazz Series from 3 pm to 7 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – Live music with Bobby Ferreira at 12:30 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio & Cantina (Middletown) – Karaoke from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Live music via Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Fifth Element – Live music from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Live music from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • Hotel Viking – Jazz Brunch with live music with Chris Vaillancourt from 11 am to 3 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Elf at 1 pm, Boy Erased at 4:45 pm, A Star Is Born at 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s Bistro – Live music from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
  • Karl’s Park Ave Pub (Portsmouth)- Live music with Lisa Marie with Neal Vitullo at 4:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Live music with Professor Harp from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant – A Doublewide, Texas Christmas at 11 am
  • Newport Vineyards (Middletown) – Weekend Music Series with Dave Alves from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Soulful Sunday Brunch w/ Chelley Knight & the Day Breaks at 12 pm
  • Pour Judgment – Live music with The Kane Brothers at 3 pm, Los Duderinos at 9 pm
  • Rodgers Recreation Center at Salve – Kill The Lights at 1 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Live music with Sean Rivers at 8 pm

Monday, December 10

  • Diego’s Newport – Trivia at 9:30 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Live music with The Ubiquitones at 9:30 pm
  • Fifth Element – Live music with The Groove Merchants from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Boy Erased at 4:45 pm, Tea With The Dames at 7:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music with The Yacht Club Rejects at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant – The Edwards Sisters at 11 am & 4:30 pm
  • Perro Salado- Live music with Julio Amaro from 6 pm to 10 pm

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Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.