Newport Burger Bender returns Feb. 18 - 27. Image via Discover Newport

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

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Six Picks School Vacation Edition: Go karting, fly a kite, and outdoor skating

Chefs will be squaring off-with relish for the return of Newport Burger Bender, Feb.18-27

‘Six Picks Events’ this Weekend: Comedy, Trinity, GS Cookies and Beer

Friday, February 25

Nathan Gray & The Iron Roses to open US tour February 25 at Askew in Providence

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
  • La Forge – Dave Manuel from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Localz Portsmouth – John Erikson at 6 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar – Live music at 9:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe – The Dick Clarks from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Chopville at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East – Never In Vegas at 9 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

Saturday, February 26

Concert Preview: Allysen Callery and Avi Jacob headed to Stone Soup Coffeehouse Saturday, February 26

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 – Dave Alves Duo at 9 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe –Radio Badland from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe – Never In Vegas at 9 pm
  • Newport Craft – Dave Alves from 2 pm to 5 pm
  • One Pelham East – Live acoustic from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm, Live music at 8:30 pm, DJ at 11 pm
  • Speakeasy – Live music at 10 pm
  • The Firehouse Theatre – Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 7 pm & 9 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

Sunday, February 27

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 –The Blue Flo’s from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Pour Judgement – Los Duderinos at 10 pm
  • The Firehouse Theater – Chase Ceglie Quartet hosts jazz night at 5 pm

City & Government

  • Nothing scheduled at this time.

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