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

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Note: An event or performance may change at any time due to weather or COVID-19. We encourage you to check with event hosts regarding updates/status of events.

Friday, August 13

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • @ The Deck – Big Lux at 4 pm, Felix Brown Duo at 8 pm
  • Blue Anchor Grille – John & Joanne from 6:30 pm to 9:30 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
  • Johnny’s – Phenix Avenue from 6 pm to 8 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center (Virtual) –  Never Gonna Snow AgainCharlatanOf Animals And Men
  • Landing – James Weinstok at 1pm, Timeless at 4:30 pm, Straight Outta Rehab at 8 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Blockhead from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Dezi Garcia from 5 pm to 9 pm, The Felix Brown Band at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse – Cabaret Comedy Club: Linda Belt and Jay Are Adams at 6:30 pm
  • O’brien’s Pub – John Erikson at 4:30 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live DJ at 11:30 pm
  • Speakeasy – Live music at 10 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
  • Vieste Simply Italian – Mel from 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled

Saturday, August 14

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • @ The Deck – DJ DWUN at 8 pm
  • Blue Anchor Grill – Julio Amaro from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Buskers – Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Dockside – Chopville at 9 pm
  • Greenvale Vineyards – Dick Lupino’s Jazz Trio from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille –Alexus Lee from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport – DJ Nook from 5 pm to 10 pm, Brian Scott Band at 6:30 pm
  • Johnny’s – Route 37 from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center (Virtual) –  Never Gonna Snow AgainCharlatanOf Animals And Men
  • Landing – Steve Cerilli at 1 pm, Jim Devlin at 4:30 pm, John Erikson Ban at 8 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Roger Ceresi & The All Starz Band from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Never In Vegas at 9 pm
  • Newport Sportsmans Club – Hyper Drive at 8 pm
  • One Pelham East – Sugarbabies at 9:30 pm, Live DJ at 11:30 pm
  • Pub at Two Mile Corner – The 40 at 8:30 pm
  • Speakeasy – Live music at 10 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 15

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • @ The Deck – Stu & Dave from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Blue Anchor Grill – Live music from 4 p mto 7 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House – Bobby Ferreira from at 12:30 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – Neal McCarthy Duo from 5 pm to 8 pm
  • Gurney’s – The HOnky Tonk Knights at 6:30 pm
  • Johnny’s – Newport Islan Quartet from 3 pm to 7 pm.
  • JPT Film & Event Center (Virtual) –  Never Gonna Snow AgainCharlatanOf Animals And Men
  • King Park – Eddy’s Shoe, Barfly from 3 pm to 6 pm
  • Landing – Justin Pomfret at 1 pm, Sean Rivers at 4:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Strumdawgs from 4 pm to 7 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
  • The Firehouse Theater – Chase Ceglie Quartet hosts jazz night at 5:30 pm

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).