All About Jazz

Home » News » Festival

Dear All About Jazz Readers,

If you're familiar with All About Jazz, you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Our enduring commitment has made All About Jazz one of the most culturally important websites of its kind in the world reaching hundreds of thousands of readers every month. However, to expand our offerings and develop new means to foster jazz discovery we need your help.

You can become a sustaining member for a modest $20 and in return, we'll immediately hide those pesky Google ads PLUS deliver exclusive content and provide access to future articles for a full year! This combination will not only improve your AAJ experience, it will allow us to continue to rigorously build on the great work we first started in 1995. Read on to view our project ideas...

Last Chance To Buy $55 Discount Tickets For Newport Jazz Festival


Sign in to view read count
The Countdown Is On... $55 Newport Jazz Festival Discount Tickets End July 6

NEWPORT, RI – Don’t let a great local discount slip away... head to the Newport Visitors Information Center, 23 America’s Cup Avenue, by July 6 to take advantage of $55 General Admission tickets for Newport Jazz Festival concerts at Fort Adams State Park on Saturday, August 2, and Sunday, August 3. Beginning Monday, July 7, single-day tickets for Saturday and Sunday will be $74 in advance and then $84 on festival days. This special discount for local residents and visitors to Newport is not available on-line, so stop by the Visitors Center before it’s too late.

General Admission tickets to Friday at Fort Adams (August 1) are $40 and also available at the Visitors Information Center. All single and multiple-day tickets can be purchased on-line at Services charges apply for all on-line purchases.

Special $20 Student tickets are available at the Visitors Information Center and on-line. High school students older than 15 and college students must use the Student Gate and present valid ID to enter the festival. Students without valid ID will be directed to the Box Office to pay the difference of a General Admission ticket.

The Newport Jazz Festival presented by Natixis Global Asset Management includes Jon Batiste and Stay Human, Cecile McLorin Salvant, Rudresh Mahanthappa, John Zorn’s Masada Marathon, Snarky Puppy and Miguel Zenón 99 & The “Identities” Big Band on Friday afternoon at Fort Adams. Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis plus Dee Dee Bridgewater featuring Theo Croker take the stage at the International Tennis Hall of Fame at the Newport Casino on Friday evening. On Saturday, catch Jazz at Lincoln Center with Wynton Marsalis, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Gregory Porter, Pedrito Martinez Group, Dick Hyman, Howard Alden & Jay Leonhart and Robert Glasper Experiment. Sunday concerts include Bobby McFerrin spirityouall, David Sanborn & Joey DeFrancesco, Gary Burton New Quartet, Ravi Coltrane, Mingus Big Band and Lee Konitz Quartet with special guest Grace Kelly.

This story appears courtesy of Carolyn McClair Public Relations.
Copyright © 2018. All rights reserved.

Visit Website

For interview requests or more information contact .



Sponsored announcements from the industry.