Newport Folk Festival 2013
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 it's beginning 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 Sunday, July 28th: Beck and The Lumineers
- Fort Adams State Park
- Harrison Avenue
- Newport RI 02840