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

This story will be updated throughout the week as new events and meetings are announced.

Have an event you’d like to see added to this list or a future list? Add it to our event calendar.

Monday, May 17

Quahog Week returns May 17 – 23

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Tuesday, May 18

Mask mandate to be lifted for those fully vaccinated on May 18; most remaining COVID-19 restrictions to be lifted on May 21

Newport Folk tickets will go on sale on May 18; events will be capped at 50% capacity

Things To Do

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Wednesday, May 19

Aquidneck Growers Market returns to Pell School on May 1, Memorial Boulevard on May 19

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • One Pelham East – Adam Go from 9 pm to 12:30 am

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Thursday, May 20

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Newport Blues Cafe – The Complaints from 9 pm to 12:30 am
  • One Pelham East – Clique Duo from 8 pm to 12 am

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

Friday, May 21

Mask mandate to be lifted for those fully vaccinated on May 18; most remaining COVID-19 restrictions to be lifted on May 21

What’s Up Interview: Sophie B. Hawkins, playing Greenwich Odeum May 21

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • @ The Deck – Felix Brown Band at 8 pm
  • Celtica Public House – Collin Van Pelt from 10 pm to 1 am
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – Keats & Co from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Take It To The Bridge at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East: Brick Park at 8 pm
  • Top of Pelham – Dueling Pianos- Sean Rainey vs. Neil Haven from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm and 10:30 pm to 12:30 am.

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

Saturday, May 22

Public invited to Slave History Medallion Celebration in Jamestown on May 22

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Celtica Public House – Collin Van Pelt from 10 pm to 1 am
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – Pat Cottrell from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – The Complaints at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East – Timmy Smith from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Stu Sinclair from 8 pm to 12 am
  • The Firehouse Theater – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 7 pm & 9 pm
  • Top Of Pelham – Dueling Pianos – Danielle Boucher vs Dave Laros from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm and 10:30 pm to 12:30 am

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

Sunday, May 23

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • @ The Deck – Stu & Dave from Never In Vegas from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – Julio Amaro from 4 pm to 7 pm

JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

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