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

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Friday, November 5

Newport Restaurant Week returns Nov. 5 – 14 with crave-worthy deals

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Blue Anchor Grill – John & Joanne from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Gurney’s Newport – DJ Nook from 5 pm to 10 pm
  • Johnny’s at Wyndham – Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • La Forge – Dave Manuel from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Live music from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Chopville at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East – Brick Park from 8 pm to 11 pm, 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
  • The Reef – Adam Go from 7 pm to 10 pm

City & Government

Saturday, November 6

Butts Hill Fort to host volunteer cleanup day on November 6

Winter Farmers Market finds new home at Stoneacre Garden, will host both Saturday and Wednesday markets

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Blue Anchor Grill – Live music from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Buskers – Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Channing Memorial Church –Common Fence Music Presents Garcia Peoplesat 8 pm
  • Greenvale Vineyards – Dick Lupino Jazz Quartet from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Johnny’s at Wyndham – Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • La Forge – Dave Manuel from 6 pm to 10 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe –Live music from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – The Complaints at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East – Timmy Smith from 3:30 pm to 7 pm, Dee Jayne Duo from 8 pm to 11 pm, live DJ from 11:30 pm to 1 am
  • Speakeasy – Live music at 10 pm
  • The Firehouse Theatre –Live improv comedy with The Bit Playersat 7 pm & 9 pm
  • The Reef – Jake Dyl from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Top of Pelham – Dueling Pianos from 7:30 pm & 10:30 pm

City & Government

Sunday, November 7

Reminder: ‘Fall Back’ this weekend; check smoke detectors, too

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Clarke Cooke House – Bobby Ferreira from at 12:30 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Traditional Irish Music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Gulf Stream Bar & Grille – Alexus Lee at 4 pm
  • Johnny’s at Wyndham – Live music from 3 pm to 7 pm
  • La Forge – Dave Manuel from 11 am to 2 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Live music from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live music from 4:30 pm to 8 pm, Ryan McHugh from 9 pm to 1 am
  • Pour Judgement – Los Duerinos 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).