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

Friday, March 8th

Weather Forecast

Friday – Sunny, with a high near 36. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

Friday Night – Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment Listings

  • Buskers Irish Pub – Live music at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – DJ in the Boom Boom Room at 9 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio & Cantina (Middletown) – DJ Curfew at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Live music with Brian Scott from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Everybody Knows at 4:30 pm, A Tuba To Cuba at 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s Bistro – Live music with John & Joanne from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Karl’s Park Ave Pub (Portsmouth) – Live music with Under Surveillance at 9 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Live music with Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown) – Live music Ghost Train at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Live music with LoveSexy at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Lone Star Love Potion at 6 pm
  • Newport Sportsman’s Club – Live music with Neal & The Vipers at 8:30 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live music with Sweet Tooth & The Sugar Babies at 9:30 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Live music at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Live music with Chopville at 10 pm
  • Surf Club: Live music with Justin Pomfret at 9 pm
  • Twin River Casino Hotel (Tiverton) –Live music with Marvin Perry Duo at 6 pm, Live DJ at 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub – Live music with John Erikson at 8:30 pm

Saturday, March 9th

Weather Forecast

Saturday –Sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

Saturday Night –A chance of snow and sleet between 1am and 3am, then rain and snow likely. Increasing clouds, with a low around 31. East wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment Listings

  • 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 at 10 pm in the Candy Store
  • Diego’s Barrio & Cantina (Middletown)– Live music with The Teledynes at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Grace Vanderbilt – Live music with Kristine on piano at 6 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Live music with 
    The Playboys from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –   Everybody Knows at 4:30 pm, A Tuba To Cuba at 7:30 pm
  • Karl’s Park Ave Pub (Portsmouth) – Live music with Unplugged at 9 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Live music with Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music with The Traveling Wanna B’s at 9 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown) – Live music with Half Star Hotel at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Live music with Pulse at 9:30 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Lone Star Love Potion at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live music with Tim Smith at 5 pm, live music with Never In Vegas at 9:30 pm, Dueling Pianos at Top Of Pelham at 8:30 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Live music with Soul Shot at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music with The Innkeepers at 10 pm
  • Saltwater at The Newport – Live music at 6:30 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Live music with Straight Outta Rehab at 10 pm
  • Surf Club – Live music at 9:30 pm
  • Twin River Casino Hotel (Tiverton) – Live music with Dean Vent at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm

Sunday, March 10th

Weather Forecast

Sunday – Rain, snow, and sleet, becoming all rain after 8am. High near 44. Southeast wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Sunday Night –A chance of rain, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment Listings

  • 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 at 7 pm with Erin Toppas
  • Fastnet Pub – Live music via Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Fifth Element – Live music from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Hotel Viking – Jazz Brunch with live music with Chris Vaillancourt from 11 am to 3 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  Everybody Knows at 4:30 pm, A Tuba To Cuba 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 at 4:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music with Justin Pomfret from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Live music with Robin Soares & Friends from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Pour Judgment – Live music with The Kane Brothers at 3 pm, Los Duderinos at 9 pm
  • Pub at Two Mile Corner – Live music with Side Effects at 4 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Live music with Small Talk at 8 pm

Ryan Belmore is the Publisher of What'sUpNewp. 
Belmore has been involved with What’sUpNewp since shortly after its launch in 2012, proudly leading it to be named Best Local News Blog in Rhode Island by Rhode Island Monthly readers in 2018, 2019, and 2020 and an honorable mention in the Common Good Awards in 2021.

Born and raised in Rhode Island, Belmore graduated from Coventry High School and the Community College of Rhode Island. In addition to living in Newport for 10 years, he has lived in Portsmouth, Coventry, Providence, Smithfield, Burrillville, and East Greenwich.

Belmore currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals. He previously served on the Board of Lucy's Hearth and the Arts & Cultural Alliance for Newport County.

Belmore and his wife, Jen, currently live in Alexandria, Virginia, a move they made in 2021. Read more about that here - https://whatsupnewp.com/2021/09/letter-from-the-publisher-some-personal-news/

Belmore visits Newport every couple of weeks to support the 12+ paid contributors What'sUpNewp has on the ground across Rhode Island, a place he called home for 39 years.

Belmore is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers, Society of Professional Journalists, and the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.

In 2020, Belmore was named Member of the Year by LION and won the Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County's Dominque Award.
Belmore can be contacted at ryan@whatsupnewp.com and 401-662-1653.