July 29th – August 1st, 2019
From 6-9pm nightly during Newport Bridgefest you can get your groove on down at the waterfront and and why not set sail for a water tour too! Info & live performances at the Bowen’s Wharf Pilot House. FREE, fun, family-friendly. The Newport Folk Festival and Newport Jazz Festival are time-honored hits and under new leadership from Newport Festivals Foundation Bridgefest joins these revered events as a way to offer folk and jazz the whole week long. Street festival? Kind of! Featuring established & emerging musicians (TBD this is the 2018 line-up): Monday, July 30: Panoramic View (Caribbean Steel Drumming), Tuesday, July 31: Daisy Briggs (Youthful Country Vocals & Guitar), Wednesday, August 1: Aidan Keating (Acoustic Covers), Thursday, August 2: Daniel Pelletier and Matt Fehr on the vibraphone and piano! Click for FULL BIO‘s and more.