Newport Festivals Foundation: Jazz and Folk

2014-07-25T06:00:29+00:00July 25th, 2014|

The Newport Jazz Festival and the Newport Folk Festival are two of the most popular festivals that happen in Newport every year.  Both festivals started in the 1950's and attract thousands of people from all over to celebrate jazz and folk music. George Wein produced [...]

60th Annual Newport Jazz Festival Lineup

2014-02-07T10:01:49+00:00February 7th, 2014|

Tickets for the 60th Annual Newport Jazz Festival, one of Newport's biggest music festivals, are already on sale and the lineup is here.  Fort Adams will be bringing amazing jazz performances to Newport once again from August 1st to the 3rd.  The music starts at [...]

Historic Fort Adams

2013-04-05T13:03:36+00:00April 5th, 2013|

  Fort Adams   One of Newport's most underutilized and rarely seen attractions is Fort Adams State Park. Featuring some of the best harbor views around, ample parking, and the much overshadowed Coastal Walk, Fort Adams is something not to miss when visiting [...]

Jazz Fest

2012-08-02T15:11:13+00:00August 2nd, 2012|

Following last weeks Folk Festival, is the Newport Jazz Festival, starting on Friday, August 3rd.  Dr. John and the Lower 911 will be kicking off the weekend at the Tennis Hall of Fame on Bellevue Avenue.  The following two days will feature concerts at Fort [...]

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