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

Tuesday, July 27

City of Newport to host a pop-up vaccine clinic at Innovate Newport on July 27

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government


Wednesday, July 28

Newport City Council will return to City Hall for a council meeting on July 28

Visiting Nurse Home & Hospice will host a job fair in Portsmouth on July 28, in North Kingstown on July 29

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government


Thursday, July 29

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Bowen’s Wharf – Dan LePage, Brass from 11 am to 1 pm, Chris Vaillancourt, Solo Guitar from 1 pm to 3 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room –  The Game Changers: Oscar-Winning Shorts That Shaped HollywoodThe Hidden Life of Trees
  • Landing – Justin Pomfret at 1 pm, Cara Brindisi at 4:30 pm, Timmy Smith at 8 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Erika Van Pelt at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East – Sugarbabies at 9:30 pm
  • Ragged Island Brewing – Trivia Night from 6 pm to 8 pm

City & Government


Friday, July 30

Common Fence Music & Norman Bird Sanctuary to present Grammy winner Dom Flemons Friday, July 30

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • @ The Deck – Felix Brown Duo at 8 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Dockside – Spiffy Entertainment at 9 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – Keats & Co. Acoustic Duo
  • Gurney’s Newport – DJ Nook from 5 pm to 10 pm
  • Landing – James Weinstock at 1 pm, Zane Christopher at 4:30 pm, Straight Outta Rehab at 8 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Rick Experess at 9 pm
  • Norman Bird Sanctuary – Dom Flemons at 7 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live DJ at 11:30 pm
  • 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 31

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
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – Luis Mateos from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport – DJ Nook from 5 pm to 10 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center Virtual Screening Room –  The Game Changers: Oscar-Winning Shorts That Shaped HollywoodThe Hidden Life of Trees
  • Landing – Nick Sproviero at 1 pm, Jim Devlin at 4:30 pm, John Erikson Band at 8 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Santana Tribute band at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live DJ at 11:30 pm
  • 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, August 1

Summer Sunday Concerts coming to Lippitt House’s Museum Garden

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.

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Ryan Belmore has been the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp since 2012. He also currently works for Mountain News, where he serves as Senior Editor - North America for OnTheSnow. He previously worked for the New England Patriots and American Cancer Society. He currently serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).