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

This story will be updated as more events and meetings are announced, so check back for updates and the latest.

Have an event or something you’d like to see included here? Email Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.

Monday, May 3

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Tuesday, May 4 (National Teacher Day)

May 4 Elections: Voters to fill council vacancies and vote on infrastructure projects

Newport Marriott hiring for the season, will host a job fair on May 4

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Wednesday, May 5

Tallulah Taqueria opens in Jamestown, Nitro Bar opens on Thames Street

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Rusty’s – Karaoke with DJ Brian J from 5 pm to 10 pm

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Thursday, May 6 (National Nurses Day)

Yagi Noodles reopens on Thames Street

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Newport Blues Cafe – Erika Van Pelt at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East – Adam Go from 8 pm to 12 am
  • Ragged Island Brewing – Trivia from 6 pm to 8 pm

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Friday, May 7

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Celtica Public House – Collin Van Pelt from 10 pm to 1 am
  • Landing: Dave Alves from 8 pm to 11 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Chopville at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East – Ryan McHugh from 8 pm to 12 am
  • Top Of Pelham – Dueling Pianos- Greg Assadorian vs. Davina Yannetty at 7:30 pm & 9:30 pm

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

Saturday, May 8

Tiverton Public Library to host e-waste drop-off event on May 8

Public invited to help clean gravestones around Newport

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • @ The Deck – Stu Sinclair from 3 pm to 6 pm, Live Jazz music inside from 6 pm to 9 pm, DJ D-WUN from 7 pm to close
  • Celtica Public House – Collin Van Pelt from 10 pm to 1 am
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – John Erikson at 6 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Santana Tribute at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East – Timmy Smith from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Sugarbabies Duo at 8:30 pm
  • Top of Pelham: Dueling Pianos- Greg Assadorian vs. Matt Tobin at 7:30 pm & 10:30 pm

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Sunday, May 9 (Mother’s Day)

International humanitarian Dr. Carolyn Y. Woo to present commencement address during Salve Regina’s May 9 ceremonies

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

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Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and serves on the Board of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and Lucy's Hearth. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.