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Choose Your Own Friday Night Adventure In Newport – Columbus Day Weekend Edition

There’s lots of goodness going on tonight in Newport, so we’ve simplified things a bit.

1 – Choose An Event

Paula Poundstone plays the Newport Comedy Series (8pm at the Newport Hyatt)

Paula Poundstone makes her Newport Comedy Series debut this fall. Poundstone, a regular panelist on NPR Radio’s #1 show, Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me, has starred in several HBO Standup Comedy Specials. She is recognized as one of Comedy Central’s 100 greatest stand-ups of all time. She won an American Comedy Award for Best Female Standup Comic, and in 2010 was one of a select group voted into the Comedy Hall of Fame. You can hear her as Forgetter Paula, in the smash hit Pixar movie, Inside Out.


Rogue Island Comedy Fest ( 8pm at Hope & 10pm at Parlor)

Hosted by Doug Key of the smash hit “The Wasted Talent Show”, the Rogue Island Comedy Festival is going to be insane. At least 7-8 comedians on all 8 shows! We highly recommend checking out more than just one! Comics from Comedy Central’s Half Hour specials, Inside Amy Schumer, Adam Devine’s House Party, Conan, TruTV, MTV, Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, and more!


Reggae Music at Tavern On Broadway with The Mintones (9pm)

Come check out one of Rhode Island’s premier reggae acts performing roots reggae, modern reggae and dub at one of Broadways hottest new venues.


2 – Add A Delicious Dinner

One Bellevue’s Five-Course Autumn Pumpkin Harvest Dinner (5pm – 10pm) $49

Amuse – Pumpkin Bisque Shooters with Candied Apples, 1st Course – Pumpkin Gnocchi, Brown Butter Cream, Torched Brie, 2nd Course – Pumpkin Stuffed Pork Belly, Brussels Sprouts and Cranberries, Main Course Seared Chicken Breast, Pumpkin Sage Bread Pudding, Roasted Butternut Squash, Cider Reduction,  Dessert – Pumpkin Cheesecake, Calvados Syrup.


BYOB Dinner at Cru Cafe (5pm – 8pm)

We can’t say enough good things about CRU Cafe Newport! Amazing food, Open 7 days, Dinner specials Thursday – Saturday and a killer Sunday Brunch.


3 – Combine and Enjoy!

Happy Friday!!!