Newport Folk Festival 2013

<p>The Avett Brothers will be onstage at Newport Folk Fest.</p>

The Newport Folk Festival is an annual folk music fest in beautiful Newport, Rhode Island. The event started in 1959 and features performances by blues, folk, country, bluegrass, and folk-rock performances. Legendary and historical artists, such as Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Muddy Waters, and Howlin' Wolf have graced the festival stages during its early years, and this year, amazing acts will perform at the 3 day festival event. Expect to hear performances by: Feist, The Avett Brothers, Beck, The Lumineers, Jim James, Old Crow Medicine, The Mountain Goat, Colin Meloy, Andrew Bird, and many more. Don't miss one of the longest standing festivals of the summer, The Newport Folk Festival.

Headlining Saturday, July 27th: The Avett Brothers


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Venue Information

  • Fort Adams State Park
  • Harrison Avenue
  • Newport RI 02840

More Details

Released - Saturday, July 27 , 2013 at 11:00 AM Local Time
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