What’s Up This Weekend: 30+ things to do, live music and entertainment listings

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

Cruise Ship Schedule This Weekend

Sunday – Navigator (Capacity: 490 passengers)

Sunday – Regal Princess (Capacity: 3,560 passengers, 1,346 crew)

Sunday – American Constitution (Capacity: 175 passengers)

Friday, September 20th

Salve Regina University will inaugurate new president, Dr. Kelli Armstrong, on September 20th

Harbor Lights Newport: Discover Newport, Newport Maritime Alliance join forces to present new event this September 20 – 21

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Atlantic Beach Resort – Phenix Ave at 5 pm
  • 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 – Live music at 9 pm
  • Elks Lodge – Grimes & Bruneau at 6:30 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 – Downton Abbey at 2 pm, 4:45 pm, & 7:30 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Landing – DJ Roux at 4:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – The Honky Tonk Knights at 9:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Bar Fly at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Groovin’ You at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Bingo at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East – Clique at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport – The High Tides and The Devilfish at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel – AnamCara & The Soul Keepers from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Chopville at 9 pm
  • Surf Club: Live music at 9 pm
  • Tiverton Casino Hotel – Marvin Perry Duo at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm
  • Top of Pelham – Dueling Pianos at 9 pm
  • Zelda’s Newport –John Erikson at 9 pm

Saturday, September 21st

PHOTOS: New England Hurricane of ’38 Hits Newport, RI on September 21

Things To Do

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 – My Joe Called Life at Diego’s Barrio Cantina at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Grace Vanderbilt – Kristine on piano at 6 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Ben O’Connor at 6 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  Downton Abbey at 2 pm, 4:45 pm, & 7:30 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Landing – The Honk Tonk Knights at 1 pm, Mike Wendoloski at 4:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar –Live music at 9 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Take It To The Bridge at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe –Beacon Street Band at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Bingo at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East –The Jeff Rosen Band at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Midnight Honey at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 9 pm
  • Saltwater at Newport Harbor Hotel – Steve Mortrude at 7 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille – Straight Outta Rehab at 9 pm
  • Surf Club – Live music at 9 pm
  • Tiverton Casino Hotel – Roland Lemonde at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm
  • Zelda’s – Steve Cerelli from 9 pm to 12 am

Sunday, September 22nd

Rotary At The Fort: Cars, trucks, and motorcycles coming to Fort Adams on September 22nd

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
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – The C-Note Missionaries from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –   Downton Abbey at 2 pm, 4:45 pm, & 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s Bistro –Jazz Candy at 5:30 pm
  • Landing – Mike Wendoloski at 1 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Justin Pomfret from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Stand-Up Sunday – September 2019 at 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Neal & The Vipers from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Bingo at 11 am
  • Newport Vineyards –Live Music Series ft. Yacht Club Rejects from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • One Pelham East – John Erikson at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgment – Los Duderinos at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Live music at 9 pm
  • Zelda’s – Sean Rivers at 7 pm