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

Weather Forecast

  • Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Patchy fog after 2pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
  • Tonight: Showers, mainly before 1am. Patchy fog before 2am. Low around 43. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Marine Forecast

  • Small Craft Advisory in effect through this afternoon
  • Today:SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 5 ft. A chance of showers with isolated tstms. Patchy fog this afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
  • Tonight: SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves around 5 ft. Patchy fog. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. Vsby 1 nm or less, increasing to 1 to 3 nm after midnight.
  • Coastal Water Temperature: 37.9 °F

Sun, Moon & Tide

  • Sunrise: 6:56 am | Sunset: 6:52 pm
  • High Tide: 2:50 am & 3:29 pm| Low Tide: 9:13 am & 8:52 pm
  • Daylight: 11 hours and 56 minutes of sun.
  • Lunar: First Quarter Moon. Moon age is 8 days, lighting is 57%.

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) – The Kohaug All Stars at 9 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Live music with The Metabollix at 10 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Apollo 11 at 4:45 pm & 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 at 9 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Live music with Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – What’s Up Newp’s 4th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Midtown Oyster Bar from 3:30 pm to 1 am
  • Narragansett Cafe (Jamestown) – Live music with Those Guys at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Live music with Felix Brown Band at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Lone Star Love Potion at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live music with Clique 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 at 9 pm
  • Twin River Casino Hotel (Tiverton) –Live music with Gary & Roger at 6 pm, Live DJ at 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub – Live music with Jason Cardinal at 8:30 pm

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).