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

Thursday, July 22

The Hot Sardines coming to Indian Ranch Thursday, July 22

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government

Friday, July 23

What’s Up Interview: Singer Maggie Rose to play Newport Playhouse outdoor show Friday, July 23

NFF First-Timers: Singer-Songwriter Andrea von Kampen bringing Nebraska vibe to “Folk On”

“Folk On” Preview – Top 10 Newport Folk “not to be missed” acts

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 – Neal McCarthy Duo from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport – DJ Nook from 5 pm to 10 pm
  • Hotel Viking – The Complaints at 5 pm
  • Johnny’s – Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • La Forge – Dave Manuel from 6 pm to 10 pm
  • Landing – Straight Outta Rehab at 8 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Take It To The Bridge at 9 pm
  • Newport Craft Brewery – Brian Scott at 5 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub – John Erikson at 4:30 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live DJ at 11:30 pm
  • The Firehouse Theatre – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • The Newport Playhouse – MAGGIE ROSE w/ Them Vibes, Dylan Hartigan + Ali McGuirk at 7 pm
  • The Reef – Brian & John from 2 pm to 5 pm, Sarah Van Pelt from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Top of Pelham – Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm & 10:30 pm

City & Government


Saturday, July 24

‘Lobby Muddy Fest’ to host 2nd Annual Charity Event at Dockside this Saturday

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Blue Anchor Grill – Alexus Lee at 6:30 pm
  • Buskers – Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Dockside – Chopville and Never In Vegas at 9 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – Tom Conlon from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport – DJ Nook from 5 pm to 10 pm
  • La Forge – Dave Manuel from 6 pm to 10 pm
  • Landing – Cara Brindisi at 1 pm, The Naticks at 4:30 pm, John Erikson Band at 8 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – The Dick Clarks at 8 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Elvis Tribute at 8 pm
  • Newport Craft Brewery – Prestige World Wide at 3 pm
  • One Pelham East – Sugarbabies at 9:30 pm, Live DJ at 11:30 pm
  • The Firehouse Theatre – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 7 pm & 9 pm
  • The Newport Playhouse – Oldjack’s Newport Nights at 7 pm
  • The Reef – Brian Scott from 12 pm to 2:45 pm, DJ Drew from 3 pm to 6 pm, Clear Blue from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Top of Pelham – Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm & 10:30 pm

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

Sunday, July 25

Touro Synagogue Foundation will present a free, virtual concert of Sephardic music by Gerard Edery on July 25

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
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – Alexus Lee from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Johnny’s – Newport Island Quartet from 3 pm to 7 pm
  • La Forge – Dave Manuel from 11 am to 2 pm
  • Landing – Justin Pomfret at 1 pm, Jim Devlin at 4:30 pm, Sean Rivers at 8 pm
  • Norey’s – Sunday Jazz Brunch from 1 pm to 3 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live acoustic at 4:30 pm, Ryan McHugh at 9 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Los Duderinos at 10 pm
  • Newport Craft Brewery – After School Special at 3 pm
  • The Firehouse Theater – Chase Ceglie Quartet hosts jazz night at 5:30 pm

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.