Block Island Reggae Fest: Ballard’s Inn, 42 Water St., Block Island. ballardsbi.com. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free.

Contraband: acoustic, George’s of Galilee, 250 Sand Hill Cove Rd., Narragansett. 783-2306. 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Open Jam: Greenwich Hotel, 162 Main St., East Greenwich. 884-4200. 7 p.m. No cover.

The Groove Merchants: easy listening, Fifth Element, 111 Broadway, Newport. 619-2552, thefifthri.com. 7-10 p.m.

The House Combo: rhythm and blues, blues, Nick-A-Nees, 75 South St., Providence. 861-7290. No cover. 9 p.m.-midnight.

Travis Colby: blues, rhythm and blues, Second Beach, Sachuest Point Rd., Middletown. middletownri.com. 6-9 p.m.