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Monday, October 14th

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Bowen’s Wharf – Lois Vaughan busking from 11 am to 1 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – The Ubiquitones at 9:30 pm
  • Fifth Element – The Groove Merchants at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  Downton Abbey at 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – The Yacht Club Rejects at 9 pm
  • Perro Salado- Julio Amaro from 6 pm to 10 pm
  • Top of Pelham: Rogue Island Comedy Festival at 5 pm, 7 pm, & 9 pm

Tuesday, October 15th

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Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Gas Lamp Grille- Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Downton Abbey at 12:30 pm & 3:30 pm, newportFILM presents Where’s My Roy Cohn at 7:30 pm
  • O’brien’s Pub – Trivia at 8 pm
  • One Pelham East – DJ Nook at 10 pm

Wednesday, October 16th

Lucy’s Hearth will host Fall For Lucy’s Hearth, annual fall fundraiser, on October 16th

Things To Do

Entertainment & Live Music

  • Buskers Irish Pub – Open Mic at 9 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Downton Abbey at 12:30 pm & 3:30 pm, Women’s Adventure Film Tour at 7:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Brian Scott at 9:30 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Boeing Boeing at 11 am
  • Norey’s –Live music at 8:30 pm
  • One Pelham East – DJ Nook at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Larry Brown Swinglane Orchestra at 8 pm
  • Sardella’s – Dick Lupino and friends at 8:30 pm

Thursday, October 17th

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Antonio’s Pizza – Trivia at 8 pm
  • Celtica – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Gurney’s – Julio Amaro from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – National Theatre Live: A Midsummer Night’s Dream at 2 pm, Downton Abbey at 5:30 pm & 8 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar– John Erikson at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Boeing Boeing at 11 am
  • Norey’s – Jazz Night at 7:30 pm
  • Perro Salado – The C-Note Missionaries at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 9 pm
  • Ragged Island Brewing – Trivia Night! at 6:30 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill– Live music at 9 pm
  • Valley Inn Restaurant – Open Mic from 7 pm to 10 pm

Friday, October 18th

Common Fence Music will present Jonah Tolchin, Dan Blakesleee on October 18th

Trinity Church’s annual Pumpkin Patch returns October 18th – 31st

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Atlantic Beach Resort – Phenix Ave at 7 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
  • Firehouse Theater – The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina– Orange Whip from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Judy at 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – The C-Note Missionaries at 9:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Cartutne Heroes at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – 7 Day Weekend at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Boeing Boeing at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live music at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport –Blue Dream Album Release at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Chopville at 9 pm
  • Surf Club: Live music at 9 pm
  • Tiverton Casino Hotel – Chet Matteson at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm
  • Zelda’s Newport –Live music at 9 pm

Saturday, October 19th

Jamestown Arts Center will host free, family-friendly Autumn Arts Open House on October 19th

Inaugural Tunnel to Towers 5k Run & Walk – Rhode Island coming to Fort…

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Atlantic Resort – Phenix Ave at 7 pm
  • Buskers Irish Pub – Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 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 – Brian Scott from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Hotel Viking – Rick Hamel at 6 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  Judy at 1:30 pm, 4:30 pm, & 7:30 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Landing – Dave Alves Band at 11 :30 am
  • Lobster Bar – Justin Pomfret Band at 12 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar –AM Station Live at 9 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Mercy Brown Band at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe –Fast Times at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Boeing Boeing at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East –Solo Go Show at 5:30 pm, Adam Go at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Live music at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille – Straight Outta Rehab at 9 pm
  • Surf Club – Live music at 9 pm
  • Tiverton Casino Hotel – Jennifer Tefft at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm
  • Zelda’s –Live music from 9 pm to 12 am

Sunday, October 20th

Potter League to host 30th Annual Heart and Sole Walk for Animals on October 20th

Newport Art Museum to host Museum Art Excursion to Salem, MA on October 20th

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • 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
  • Fastnet Pub – Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Fifth Element – Live music from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –  GAUGUIN IN TAHITI: PARADISE LOST at 1 pm, Judy at 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Jo’s Bistro –The Playboys at 5:30 pm
  • Lobster Bar – Justin Pomfret Band at 12 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Justin Pomfret from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Robin Soares & Friends from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Boeing Boeing at 11 am
  • Newport Vineyards –Live Music Series ft. Blue Light Bandits Duo at 1 pm
  • Pour Judgment – Los Duderinos at 9 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille: Stu Sinclair at 9 pm

Monday, October 21st

Things To Do

  • 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm – Judy at Jane Pickens Theater

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Fastnet Pub – The Ubiquitones at 9:30 pm
  • Fifth Element – The Groove Merchants at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Judy at 4:30 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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