BRIDGEFEST MOVES TO NEWPORT FESTIVALS FOUNDATION

Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. is excited to continue the tradition of BridgeFest™ to celebrate folk, jazz, and the musical heritage of Newport. 

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BEN JAFFE JOINS BOARD OF ADVISORS

It is with great pleasure that Newport Folk welcomes Ben Jaffe to our Artist Board of Advisors.

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FAN TO FAN TICKETS LIVE

Folks can now exchange Adult single and multi-day tickets at face value and rest easy that these are Ticketmaster Verified. 

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2015 RECAP VIDEO

Thank you to the fans, the artists and the staff who make our little festival by the sea the one of a kind community that it is. 


SEASON 2 / EPISODE 1

"Thank You" – the first podcast episode of our new season

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NEWPORT FOLK TOPS POWER RANKINGS

Consequence of Sound ranks Newport Folk 4th for the best music festival lineup and 1st for headliner.

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BEHIND THE WALLS: DYLAN'S GUITAR

This is what happens when you give 5 artists Bob Dylan's guitar. 


BEHIND THE WALLS: JASON ISBELL

Jason Isbell is surprised with Bob Dylan's guitar on the 50th anniversary of his "Going Electric" at the Newport Folk Festival.


BEHIND THE WALLS: BLAKE MILLS

Blake Mills plays us "When I Paint My Masterpiece" on Bob Dylan's guitar from the 1965 Newport Folk Festival.