BridgeFest “bridges” Newport’s world-renowned Newport Folk and Newport Jazz festivals, offering four days and nights filled with countless concerts and musically themed events hosted by some of the finest restaurants and music venues throughout Newport County. Along with an exciting evening music scene, visitors will enjoy a week’s worth of picnic concerts at vineyards and beaches, children’s musical activities and free lectures and workshops with notable musical artists.
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The Newport Folk Festival is July 26 - 28 followed by BridgeFest, July 29 to Aug 1, 2013, and then the Newport Jazz Festival on August 2 – 4…….. That’s 10 straight days of great music throughout Newport you won’t want to miss!
Click here to view all the great music we’ve got planned for you this year – most of it free! We look forward to seeing you in Newport – don’t skip a beat!