What’s Up This Weekend: 25+ things to do, live music and entertainment listings

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Here’s a look at all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this September weekend.

Friday, September 6th

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • 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 – GhosTown Music & BurnMixtape Presents: Mics In Session at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina– Brian Scott from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Brittany Runs A Marathon at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Brian Scott at 9:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – The New Nasty at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Felix Brown Band at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Bingo at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East – Clique at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Shokazoba Funkestra at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 9 pm
  • Rusty’s – Big Me at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel – Steve Mortrude from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Chopville at 9 pm
  • Surf Club: Live music at 9 pm
  • The Reef – Chris Vaillancourt Duo from 5 pm to 11 pm
  • Tiverton Casino Hotel – Vanessa & Dave at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm
  • Top of Pelham – Dueling Pianos at 9 pm
  • Zelda’s Newport – Steve Cerelli at 9 pm

Saturday, September 7th

Things To Do

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Live Music & Entertainment

  • Atlantic Resort – Phenix Ave at 4 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
  • Diego’s Barrio Cantina – Live music at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Grace Vanderbilt – Kristine on piano at 6 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – DJ Nook from 1 pm to 6 pm, Ben O’Connor at 6 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  Brittany Runs A Marathon at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Landing – Jim Devlin at 4:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music at 9 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Radio Badland at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe –World Premier Band at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Bingo at 6 pm
  • Newport Vineyards –Live Music Series ft. The Bob Kendall Band  from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live music at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Live music at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel – Roots Reaction from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille – Straight Outta Rehab at 9 pm
  • Surf Club – Live music at 9 pm
  • The Reef – Lois Vaughan from 5 pm to 8 pm, South County Matty Wunsch (Duo) from 8 pm to 11 pm
  • Tiverton Casino Hotel – Matt Browne at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm
  • Zelda’s – Live music from 9 pm to 12 am

Sunday, September 8th

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Atlantic Resort – Mac Chrupcala Jazz Series at 3 pm
  • Castle Hill Inn – Seth Adam and David Keith at 3:30 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – Bobby Ferreira at 12:30 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio & Cantina  – Karaoke at 7 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Fifth Element – Live music from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Gulf Stream – The Playboys from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – The Honky Tonk Knights from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  Brittany Runs A Marathon at 4:45 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s Bistro –Jazz Candy at 5:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Justin Pomfret from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Gary Gramolini & The Grinders from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Newport Vineyards –Live Music Series ft. The Z-Boys from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Pour Judgment – Los Duderinos at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Live music at 9 pm
  • The Reef – The Ravers from 5 pm to 8 pm