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

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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.

Monday, January 24

‘The Gilded Age’ debuts on HBO on January 24, keep an eye out for scenes filmed around Newport

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Celtica – Music Bingo at 7:30 pm

City & Government

Tuesday, January 25

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government

Wednesday, January 26

Here’s what’s on Newport City Council’s January 26 docket

Jane Pickens to screen James Bond favorites in January

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Celtica – Team Trivia at 7:30 pm
  • Fastnet Pub – Trivia at 9 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center – The Tragedy of MacBeth at 4:30 pm, Dr. No at 7:30 pm
  • O’brien’s Pub – Karaoke at 9:30 pm

City & Government

Thursday, January 27

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

City & Government

Friday, January 28

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Bar & Board – Lois Vaughan solo jazz piano from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Johnny’s at Wyndham – Phenix Avenue from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center – Belfast at 4:30 pm, King Richard at 7:30 pm
  • La Forge – Dave Manuel from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Localz Portsmouth – John Erikson at 6 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – Roger Ceresi, Gary Gramolini & Don Harrison from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • One Pelham East – Hit Play from 8:30 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Speakeasy – Justin Pomfret at 10 pm
  • The Firehouse Theatre – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • The Reef – Eric Fontana from 6 pm to 9 pm

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.

Saturday, January 29

Tiverton Public Library to host COVID vaccination clinic on January 29

Things To Do

Live Music & Entertainment

  • Buskers – Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Celtica – Karaoke at 10 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 –Stepping Out featuring New Image from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • One Pelham East – Adam Go from 8 pm to 12 am
  • Speakeasy – Live music at 10 pm
  • The Firehouse Theatre – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 7 pm & 9 pm
  • The Pub at 2 Mile Corener – The Infinite Groove at 8 pm
  • The Reef – Brian Scott from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Top of Pelham – Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm & 10:30 pm

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.
  • Sunday, January 30

    Things To Do

    Live Music & Entertainment

    • Clarke Cooke House – Bobby Ferreira from at 12:30 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 –Ed Peabody & The Big Blue Thing from 4 pm to 7 pm
    • Pour Judgement – Los Duderinos at 10 pm
    • The Firehouse Theater – Chase Ceglie Quartet hosts jazz night at 5 pm

    City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled.
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