What’s Up This Week: 60+ 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, Jamestown, Middletown, and Portsmouth this week and weekend, enjoy!

Monday, December 9

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Diego’s – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – The Ubiquitones at 9:30 pm
  • Fifth Element – The Groove Merchants at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Dark Waters 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

Tuesday, December 10th

Santa to visit Newport neighborhoods December 10 – 19

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Antonio’s Pizza By The Slice – Trivia at 7 pm
  • Gas Lamp Grille- Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Dark Waters at 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Trivia at 7 pm
  • O’brien’s Pub – Trivia at 8 pm

Wednesday, December 11th


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In Celebration of 40th Birthday, Brick Alley Pub will serve $4.95 nacho platters on…

Preview: Agenda for December 11th Newport City Council Meeting

Entertainment & Live Music


Thursday, December 12th

Newport Art Museum hosting Holiday Marketplace December 12-14

Holidays come alive in Newport for December Newport Gallery Night

RIDOT to host public information meeting on Pell Bridge ramp realignment

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Antonio’s Pizza – Trivia at 8 pm
  • Celtica – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio Cantina – Cards Against Humanity Night at 7:30 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Dark Waters at 4:30 pm & 7:30 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar– John Erikson at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Just Paranoid – Green Day Tribute Band at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – A Christmas Cactus at 11 am, Newport to Nashville at 6 pm
  • Norey’s – Jazz Night at 7:30 pm
  • Perro Salado – The Honky Tonk Knights at 10 pm
  • Pour Judgement – LIC at Pour Judgement at 10 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
  • Wharf Southern Kitchen & Whiskey Bar – Bingo at 7 pm
  • Zelda’s – Justin Pomfret from 7 pm to 10 pm

Friday, December 13th

Jamestown Arts Center’s Annual Holiday Arts Market returns December 13 – 14

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
  • Firehouse Theater – The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Gurney’s – Chris Vaillancourt from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater –The Good Liar at 4:30 pm, Dark Waters at 7:30 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar –The C-Note Missionaries at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe –St80um at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – He Said She Said at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – A Christmas Cactus at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East – Good Will & Them Apples at 10 pm
  • Parlor Newport – DJ Abbey Duren at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Live music at 10 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grill – Chopville at 9 pm
  • Surf Club: Justin Pomfret at 9 pm
  • Tiverton Casino Hotel – Acoustified at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm
  • Zelda’s Newport –Steve Cerilli at 9 pm

Saturday, December 14th

Common Fence Music will present The Sweetback Sisters’ Country Christmas Singalong Spectacular on December…

Newport County Youth Chorus, Emmanuel Church to co-host 3rd Annual Caroling and Crafting Event…

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Atlantic Resort – Phenix Ave at 7 pm
  • Buskers Irish Pub – Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – The C-Note Missionaries at 10 pm
  • Common Fence Music – The Sweetback Sisters’ Country Christmas Singalong Spectacular! at 8 pm
  • Diego’s Barrio Cantina – Live music at 9 pm
  • Firehouse Theater – The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Gas Lamp Grille – My Joe Called Life-Newport Debut at 10 pm
  • Grace Vanderbilt – Kristine on piano at 6 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Brian Scott from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – The Good Liar at 4:30 pm, Dark Waters at 7:30 pm
  • La Forge Restaurant – Dave Manuel at 7 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Justin Pomfret at 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Steve Smith & The Nakeds at 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Fast Times at 10 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – A Christmas Cactus at 6 pm
  • One Pelham East – Timmy Smith from 5 pm to 9 pm, Block Head at 10 pm, Dueling Pianos at Top Of Pelham at 9 pm
  • Parlor Newport – Live music at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement  The Devilfish at Pour Judgment at 10 pm
  • Speakeasy Bar & Grille – Straight Outta Rehab at 9 pm
  • Surf Club – Rick Hamel at 9 pm
  • The Pub at 2 Mile Corner – The 40 at 8:30 pm
  • The Safari Room at OceanCliff – Mel from 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Tiverton Casino Hotel – Greg & Roger at 6 pm, DJ at 9 pm
  • Zelda’s –Sean Rivers from 9 pm to 12 am

Sunday, December 15th

Live Music & Entertainment

Monday, December 16th

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Diego’s – Trivia at 9 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – The Ubiquitones at 9:30 pm
  • Fifth Element – The Groove Merchants at 7 pm
  • Jane Pickens Theater – Dark Waters at 3:15 pm, Fantastic Fungi at 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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