Aquidneck Growers' Market returns to Stoneacre Garden on Saturday from 9 am to 12 pm.

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

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What’s Up This Weekend

“Six Picks” Events: What to do in RI this weekend – Basketball, Moonfall and Monster Trucks

“Six Picks” Music – The best in local music this weekend – The Naticks, EWF and River Bend East

16 Open Houses to check out in Newport County this weekend (Feb. 5 – 6)

Friday, February 4

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 pmHouse of Gucci at 7:30 pm
  • La Forge – Dave Manuel from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – John Erikson at 9:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – The Pros from Dover from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • One Pelham East – The Naticks from 8:30 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Speakeasy – Live music at 10 pm
  • Surf Club – Justin Pomfret at 9 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


Saturday, February 5

What’s Up Interview: Lisa McCurdy of RI Brew Fest – Coming to Waterfire Arts Center Saturday Feb. 5

What’s Up Interview: Shawnn Monteiro playing Chan’s Saturday, Feb. 5

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
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – The Travelin’ Wanna’ B’s at 9:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe –Smokin’ Toads from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live acoustic from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Hit Play 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 yet.

Sunday, February 6

Rhode Island Social Skills Academy hosting a fundraising event at Newport Irish American Athletic Club on Sunday

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 –Delta Generators 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 yet.

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