Sparkling Lights at the Breakers. Photo Credit: Preservation Society of Newport County

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this week, Monday, November 14 through Sunday, November 20.

Monday, November 14

Things To Do

Entertainment

  • Newport Playhouse: A Christmas for Carol at 11 am
  • The Fastnet Pub: The Ubiquitones at 10 pm
  • The Fifth Element: The Groove Merchants from 7 pm to 10 pm

City & Government

  • Jamestown: Town Council at 9 am
  • Little Compton: Pension Committee at 9 am
  • Newport: School Committee – Ad Hoc School Building Committee at 5:30 pm, Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission at 5:30 pm
  • Portsmouth: School Committee – Personnel Subcommittee at 3 pm, Town Council at 7 pm
  • Tiverton: Library Trustees Board Personnel Subcommittee at 4 pm, Historical Cemeteries Commission at 5 pm, Town Council at 7 pm
  • See the full list of public meetings and the agenda for each meeting here.

Tuesday, November 15

Les Misérables returning to PPAC November 15-20

Newport City Council-elect to hold a caucus on Nov. 15 to informally elect Chair, Vice-Chair

Things To Do

Entertainment

City & Government


Wednesday, November 16

Things To Do

Entertainment

  • Buskers: Open Mic with Mike Warner at 9 pm
  • Fastnet Pub: Trivia at 9 pm
  • Fifth Element: Live music from 7 pm to 10 pm
  • Irish American Club: Mel from 8 pm to 10 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center: Triangle of Sadness at 4:30 pm, The Return of Tanya Tucker at 7:30 pm
  • Newport Playhouse: A Christmas for Carol at 11 am
  • Perro Salado: The Z-Boys from 9 pm to 12 am
  • Ragged Island Brewing: Live music from 4 pm to 7 pm
  • Sardella’s: Live Jazz music at 7 pm
  • Vieste Simply Italian: John & Joanne at 7:30 pm

City & Government


Thursday, November 17

Things To Do

Entertainment

City & Government


Friday, November 18

Magic of Lights returns to Gillette Stadium Nov. 18 – Dec. 31

Things To Do

Entertainment

  • Bar & Board: Lois Vaughan Jazz Trio at 6:30 pm
  • Blue Anchor Grill: John & Joanne at 6:30 pm
  • Greenvale Vineyards: Jazz Time duo at 7 pm
  • Gulf Stream: Mel at 5:30 pm
  • Johnny’s at Wyndham: Live music at 6 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center: Decision to Leave at 2 pm, Warren Miller’s Daymaker at 7:30 pm
  • La Forge: Dave Manuel at 6 pm
  • Midtown Oyster Bar: Live music at 9:30 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe: Steve Giordano at 8 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Sugar Babies at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse: A Christmas for Carol at 6 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: DJ Remedy (video DJ) at 10 pm
  • One Pelham East: Live music at 8:30 pm, DJ at 11 pm
  • Speakeasy: Live music at 10 pm
  • Stoneacre Garden: Mel at 8 pm
  • The Firehouse Theatre:  Live improv comedy with The Bit Players at 8 pm
  • Top Of Pelham:  Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm
  • Vieste Simply Italian: Live music at 7:30 pm

City & Government


Saturday, November 19

Salve Hockey Team will host its 2nd Annual Mental Health  Awareness Night on Nov. 19

‘Sparkling Lights at The Breakers’ opens on November 19, and promises to be bigger and brighter than ever

Lippitt House Museum to host ‘House at Work Tour’ on Nov. 19

Things To Do

Entertainment

  • Blue Anchor Grill: The Girls at 6:30 pm
  • Buskers: Brian Twohey at 9 pm
  • Clarke Cooke House: Live music at 10 pm
  • Greenvale Vineyards: Dick Lupino & friends at 1 pm
  • Gulf Stream: Neal McCarthy at 5:30 pm
  • Johnny’s at Wyndham: Live music from 6 pm to 9 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center: Gremlins at 4:30 pm, Decision to Leave at 7:30 pm
  • La Forge: Dave Manuel at 6 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe: Farmdog at 8 pm
  • Newport Blues Cafe: Never In Vegas at 9 pm
  • Newport Playhouse: A Christmas for Carol at 6 pm
  • O’Brien’s Pub: CGray the DJ at 10 pm
  • One Pelham East: Jeff Rosen Duo 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
  • Top of Pelham: Dueling Pianos at 7:30 pm
  • Vieste Simply Italian: Live music at 7:30 pm

City & Government


Sunday, November 20

What’s Up Interview: Craig O’Keefe of ‘The Sixties Show,’ coming to Jane Pickens November 20

The Sixties Show is coming to The JPT on November 20

Things To Do

Entertainment

  • Clarke Cooke House:  Bobby Ferreira at 12:30 pm
  • Fastnet Irish Pub: Irish Sessions at 6 pm
  • Irish American Club: Karaoke at 9 pm
  • Johnny’s at Wyndham:  Live music at 3 pm
  • JPT Film & Event Center: The Sixties Show at 7 pm
  • La Forge:  Dave Manuel from 11 am to 2 pm
  • Narragansett Cafe: Detroit Breakdown at 4 pm
  • Newport Playhouse: A Christmas for Carol at 11 am
  • O’Brien’s Pub: Bingo at 7 pm
  • Pour Judgement: Los Duderinos at 10 pm
  • The Firehouse Theater: Chase Ceglie Jazz Quartet at 5 pm
  • The Pub: John Erikson at 4 pm

City & Government

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