Here’s what’s happening in and around Newport this week for entertainment and live music, enjoy!

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Tuesday, April 23

  • Jane Pickens Theater – Amazing Grace at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Trivia at 7 pm
  • O’brien’s Pub – Trivia at 8 pm
  • One Pelham East – DJ Nook at 10 pm

Wednesday, April 24

  • Buskers Irish Pub – Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Amazing Grace at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – The C-Note Missionaries at 9:30 pm
  • Newport Vineyards – Chris Vaillancourt from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Norey’s – The Little Compton Band at 8:30 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Open mic at 8 pm
  • Pub at Two Mile Corner – Open mic at 7 pm
  • Sardella’s – Dick Lupino and friends at 8:30 pm

Thursday, April 25

Friday, April 26

  • Atlantic Beach Resort – Live music at 7 pm
  • Buskers Irish Pub – Will Cooley at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – DJ in the Boom Boom Room at 9 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio & Cantina – The Devilfish at 9 pm
  • Elks Lodge – DJD at 6:30 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – The C-Note Missionaries from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Amazing Grace at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s Bistro – John & Joanne from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Karl’s Park Ave Pub – Sentimental Fools at 9 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Sean Rivers at 9:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Take It To The Bridge at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – 7 Day Weekend at 10 pm
  • Newport Sportsmans Club – Neal & The Vipers at 8 pm
  • One Pelham East – Hit Play Band at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Four Bridges at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – JSB at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Chopville at 10 pm
  • Surf Club: Live music at 9 pm
  • Twin River Casino Hotel –Gary Labosserie at 6 pm, Live DJ at 9 pm
  • Wharf Pub – Live music at 8:30 pm

Saturday, April 27

  • Atlantic Resort – Phenix Ave at 7 pm
  • Buskers Irish Pub – 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 – Live music at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • First Presbyterian Church – Let the Music In at 7 pm
  • Grace Vanderbilt – Kristine on piano at 6 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Brian Scott at 6 pm
  • Hotel Viking – The Butterfly Ball from 6 pm to 10 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  Amazing Grace at 2 pm, 4:45 pm, & 7:30 pm
  • Karl’s Pub – Dirty 5 at 9 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music at 9 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Straight Pipes at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Fast Times at 9:30 pm
  • Newport Sportsmans Club – DJ Mike Nassif at 8:30 pm
  • Newport Vineyards – DudeManBro from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • One Pelham East – Tim Smith at 5 pm, Clique at 9:30 pm | Dueling Pianos at Top Of Pelham at 8:30 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Rock the ‘80s Sea Rose fundraiser from 7 pm to 11 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 10 pm
  • Rusty’s – Sweet Heat at 10 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Straight Outta Rehab at 10 pm
  • Stoneacre Brasserie – Spring Fling – Newport Pride Fundraiser from 7 pm to 9 pm
  • Surf Club – Sean Rivers at 9 pm
  • The Pub at Two Mile Corner – Live music at 8:30 pm
  • Twin River Casino Hotel – Pat Lowell at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm

Sunday, April 28

  • Atlantic Resort – Mac Chrupcala Jazz Series at 3 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – Bobby Ferreira at 12:30 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio & Cantina  – Karaoke at 7 pm with Erin Toppas
  • Fastnet Pub – Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Fifth Element – Live music at 12 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Klimt & Schiele-Eros & Psyche at 1 pm, Amazing Grace at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s Bistro – Live music at 5:30 pm
  • Karl’s Park Ave Pub – Live music at 4:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Chris Fitz Band at 1 pm
  • Newport Vineyards – Alex2E from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Pour Judgment – The Kane Brothers at 3 pm, Los Duderinos at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Sean Rivers at 8 pm

Monday, April 29

  • Diego’s Newport – Trivia at 10 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – The Ubiquitones at 9:30 pm
  • Fifth Element – The Groove Merchants at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  Amazing Grace at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – The Yacht Club Rejects at 9 pm
  • Perro Salado- Julio Amaro from 6 pm to 10 pm

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