Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this week.

Weather Forecast

  • Today:Rain likely, mainly before 7 am. Patchy fog before 9 am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 43. West wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
  • Tonight:Mostly clear, with a low around 27. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

Marine Forecast

  • Small Craft Advisory in effect through Thursday morning
  • Today:W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves around 6 ft. Patchy fog this morning. A chance of rain this morning with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Tonight: Se winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 3 ft, building to 5 ft after midnight. Rain. Sleet in the evening. Patchy fog after midnight. Vsby 1 nm or less.
  • Coastal Water Temperature: 37.0 °F

Sun, Moon & Tide

  • Sunrise: 6:42 am | Sunset: 5:17 pm
  • High Tide: 1:13 am & 1:45 pm. Low Tide: 7:10 am & 7:07 pm
  • Daylight: 10 hours and 35 minutes of sun.
  • Lunar: First Quarter Moon. Moon age is 8 days, lighting is 51%

Things To Do

Live music & Entertainment Listings:

  • Buskers Irish Pub – Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  Cold War at 5 pm & 7:30 pm 
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music with Brian Scott at 9:30 pm
  • Newport Vineyards – Live music with Leslie & Matt from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Open mic at 8 pm
  • Sardella’s – Live jazz music with Dick Lupino and friends at 8:30 pm
  • Wharf Pub – Bingo with Becky at 8 pm

Ryan Belmore has been the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp since 2012. He also currently works for Mountain News, where he serves as Senior Editor - North America for OnTheSnow. He previously worked for the New England Patriots and American Cancer Society. He currently serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).