This Weekend: Live music and entertainment listings (Aug. 10 – 12)

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Newport this weekend for live music, movies, and entertainment. Friday, August 10 Atlantic Resort:...

Newport Art Museum to present “Free to Bee” at Art After...

Newport Art Museum's Art After Dark is back on Thursday, August 8 from 5 - 8 pm. Each Art After Dark has unique programming for the whole family. This event joins the ranks of the...

Podcast: A conversation with Pamela Pantos, Executive Director of Newport Music...

When most people think about music in Newport, they imagine the storied folk and jazz festivals. But in the houses of Newport in July,...

Bowler Lane Projects Announces Opening of LIL BIG

Newport’s up and coming art space, Bowler Lane Projects, has announced its latest exhibition, LIL BIG, an all-female group show.

WhatsUp Interview: Jose James Brings the Music of Bill Withers to...

Bill Withers is hot. Everybody seems to be piling well-deserved praise onto the 80-year-old man and his music. A year after the Newport Folk...

Final Wave of 2017 Newport Jazz Festival Announced, Full Lineup Now...

Continuing the tradition of celebrating music education and fulfilling a key mission of Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. by showcasing outstanding student bands, George Wein...

Filming for ‘Anastasia’ movie will take place in Newport beginning March...

Look for camera crews, actors, and actresses in Newport beginning March 12th in and around Newport. Steve Feinberg, Executive Director of the Rhode Island Film...

15+ Great Things To Do This Weekend in Newport: August 19...

Discover the best events, activities and things to do this weekend in and around Newport, RI. Friday, August 19th Ida Lewis Distance Race 5pm: Cocktails with the Curator at...

Photo Gallery: Day 2 of the 2017 Newport Folk Festival

Day 2 of the 2017 Newport Folk Festival is in the books. Although windy, cloudy and cool for most of the day, Saturday proved to...

Six Picks: The Best in Local Music This Week(June 1-June 7)

Welcome to “Six Picks,” a weekly column that lets you know “What’s Up” in local music. Our picks include shows at large stadiums, small...

Newport Art Museum to welcome new winter exhibitions at opening reception

The Newport Art Museum announce today that they will welcome three new exhibitions to its galleries this winter: "The Newport Annual," "paperwork:...

Jemison Faust Wins Newport Annual Best-In-Show Award

The Newport Art Museum has announced the winners of the 2017 Newport Annual Members' Juried Exhibition. One of the Museum's most anticipated annual events, this...

What’s Up For This Weekend in Newport: Jan. 20 – 22

Newport, RI - Here's what's up for events, activities, live music and entertainment in and around Newport this weekend. Scroll down for live music and...

Award-winning writers host public readings in Newport

Three writers who will be in Newport as featured faculty in Salve Regina’s exclusive winter residency creative writing degree program, The Newport...

Newport, Brown University researchers team up to map historic African-American burying...

The City of Newport announced today that God’s Little Acre, one of America’s largest and most intact burial sites for colonial era...

Newport Historical Society to host talk with author of ‘Untold Stories...

The Newport Historical Society is inviting the public to join them for a talk with author Christian McBurney on Thursday, November 7,...

WUN-ON-ONE: A conversation with Shirley King

Being the blues singing daughter of B.B. King has earned Shirley King the title “Daughter of the Blues,” but she is an...

Concert Review: Phil Madeira at the Columbus Theatre

OK, pay attention Rhode Island music fans. Phil Madeira has just released the definitive home state musical narrative. In a charming and musically dazzling...

Newport Playhouse to host auditions for ‘The Lone Star Love Potion’

Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant has announced that they will host auditions for their next scheduled performance, The Lone Start Love Potion,...

Jamestown Arts Center seeking sculptures, installations for its inaugural Outdoor Arts...

The Jamestown Arts Center (JAC) has announced that it will be accepting applications for its 2020 exhibition, the Outdoor Arts Experience, September...

Just Hours After Going On Sale, Tickets for the 2017 Newport...

The 2017 Newport Folk Festival is nearly eight months away and not a single artist has been announced for the three-day festival, yet people...

Your Guide to Live Music, Comedy and Entertainment This Weekend

Photo: The HonkyTonk Knights at Clarke Cooke House Here's what's up for live music, comedy and entertainment in and around Newport, RI this weekend... Recommended Read ->...

Newport Jazz Festival Announces Newport Jazz Revival 2020

George Wein, the 94 year old creator and founder of Newport Jazz Festival - one of the oldest and longest running music...

RI congregations, community will unite for unique MLK Jr. musical tribute...

On Sunday, January 26, 2020, Temple Emanu-El, Providence, will present Singing the Dream 2020, a special afternoon musical tribute to the life and legacy...