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

Friday, April 8

The RI Home Show returns to the Convention Center this weekend

Six Picks Events: What’s Up in RI this weekend (April 8-10)

Six Picks Music: The best in local music this weekend (April 8-10)

Things To Do

Entertainment

  • Bar & Board:  Lois Vaughan Jazz Trio from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Blue Anchor: John and Joanne from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Celtica: Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Johnny’s at Wyndham: Phenix Avenue from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center:  Belfast at 2 pm, The Outfit at 4:30 pm, CODA at 7:30 pm
  • La Forge:  Dave Manuel from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: John Erikson at 9 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe:  Take It To The Bridge Trio from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Sugar Babies at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East: Jimmy Weinstock from 3 pm to 7 pm, Outcry at 8:30 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
  • Top Of Pelham:  Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm

Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

Saturday, April 9

Tiverton Land Trust to host Pardon Gray Egg Hunt on April 9

Newport Rugby will host Rhode Island Rugby Festival on Saturday

Salve’s Extensions Dance Company will present ‘Spring Collection’ at Casino Theatre this weekend

Things To Do

Entertainment

  • Bar & Board:  Mel at 7:30 pm
  • Buskers:  Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Celtica:  Karaoke at 10 pm
  • Johnny’s at Wyndham:  Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center – Belfast at 2 pm, The Outfit at 4:30 pm, CODA at 7:30 pm
  • La Forge: Dave Manuel from 6 pm to 10 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar:  Travelin’ Wanna B’s at 9:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe: Steve Smith & The Nakeds from 8 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe:  Never In Vegas at 9 pm
  • One Pelham East:  Live acoustic at 4 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:  Dee And Dave from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • Top of Pelham:  Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm & 10:30 pm

Government

Sunday, April 10

What’s Up Interview: Theresa Caputo, coming to The Vets on April 10

Aquidneck Island Climate Caucus to meet virtually Sunday, marking the first anniversary of Act on Climate

Things To Do

Entertainment

  • Clarke Cooke House:  Bobby Ferreira at 12:30 pm
  • Irish American Club:  Karaoke at 9 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: Robin Hathaway & Friends from 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Los Duderinos at 10 pm
  • The Firehouse Theater: Chase Ceglie Jazz Quartet at 5 pm

Government

  • Nothing scheduled yet, check back for updates.

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