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

This story will be updated 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.

Tuesday, June 29

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government

Wednesday, June 30

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with PJ Finn, Executive Director of MVY Radio (June 30 at 1 pm)

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government

Thursday, July 1

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Chuck Wentworth, Producer of Rhythm and Roots Festival (July 1 at 7 pm)

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government

Friday, July 2

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport – DJ Nook from 5 pm to 10 pm
  • Johnny’s – Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room – Chasing ChildhoodAgainst The Current
  • Landing – James Weinstock at 1 pm, Chelley Knight at 4:30 pm, Straight Outta Rehab at 8 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Chopville at 9 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub – John Erikson from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
  • One Pelham East – Stu Sinclair from 8 pm to 11:30 pm, DJ from 11:30 pm to 1 am
  • The Firehouse Theatre – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Top of Pelham – Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm & 10:30 pm

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.

Saturday, July 3

Today In History – July 3, 1969: Newport Jazz Fest Experiments With Rock Music

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Buskers – Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Dockside – Chopville and Never In Vegas at 9 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport – DJ Nook from 5 pm to 10 pm
  • Johnny’s – Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room – Chasing ChildhoodAgainst The Current
  • Landing – Jake Kulak Band at 1 pm, Jim Devlin at 4:30 pm, John Erikson Band at 8 pm
  • One Pelham East – Ryan McHugh from 8 pm to 11 pm. Live DJ from 11:30 pm to 1 am
  • The Firehouse Theatre – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 7 pm & 9 pm
  • Top of Pelham – Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm & 10:30 pm

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.

Sunday, July 4

Rhode Island Society Sons Of The Revolution will host Independence Day Celebration in Newport on Sunday

Where to watch July 4th fireworks around Rhode Island

Newport Music Festival to return July 4 – 20

Just My Opinion: Celebrating the Fourth of July safely

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • @ The Deck – Stu & Dave from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – Bobby Ferreira from at 12:30 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport – DJ Nook from 5 pm to 10 pm, The HonkyTonk Knights from 6:30 pm to 9 pm
  • Johnny’s – Live music from 3 pm to 7 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room – Chasing ChildhoodAgainst The Current
  • Landing – Jim Devlin at 1 pm, Sean Rivers at 4:30 pm, Catching Blue at 8 pm
  • Norey’s – Sunday Jazz Brunch from 1 pm to 3 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live acoustic from 4:30 pm to 8 pm, Ryan McHugh at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Los Duderinos at 10 pm

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.

Monday, July 5

Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium at Easton’s Beach will reopen on July 5

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room – Chasing Childhood,  Against The Current 
  • Landing – Adam Hanna at 4:30 pm, John Erikson at 8 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Blockhead at 5 pm
  • One Pelham East – Bruce Jacques from 10 pm to 1 am

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.

Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).