Open mic nights in Rhode Island

Kayla Ivan, Herald Contributor

Rhode Island is a lively place for entertainment and excitement. One enjoyable activity to try out is open mic nights! Whether you want to be in the spotlight or choose to sing in the audience, these events are perfect for fun with friends in the ocean state. 

Right here in Bristol, Judge Roy Bean Saloon at 1 State St. offers an open mic night every Monday starting at 8 p.m. The historic building provides a unique setting and anyone going will be entertained with the live music and tasty bites. You will not be disappointed.

In Cranston, Pub on Park at 655 Park Ave. hosts karaoke and open mic nights every Tuesday and Thursday, but the fun doesn’t stop there. Comedy night is on Monday and Wednesday while Friday and Saturday nights feature live bands.

Coffee lovers will love this next feature: Music, comedy and poetry are all available at Java Madness, located at 134 Salt Pond Road in Wakefield. Grab your favorite cup of espresso and a microphone and head on up to perform at this coffee shop every Saturday at 2 p.m.

After having your delicious cup of coffee, head over to the Greenwich Hotel & Lounge, at 162 Main St. in East Greenwich. Open mic nights feature singing and poetry every Saturday night at 8:30 p.m. Bring your group of friends to the 21+ lounge for an unforgettable night!

If none of these options sound appealing, take a look at the Rhode Island open mic calendar for more information: https://openmikes.org/calendar/RI. Join the fun at one of the open mic nights happening all around the state.