All tickets will be available for download on July 17th. Ticket purchases will receive an email with a link to download. Tickets will also be available via the Eventbite app.

Thank you so much for your continued support. Be sure to sign up for our fan to fan ticket exchange below. Parking tickets are still available.


Newport Folk is once again partnering with Lyte to provide our Folk a hassle-free, safe way to exchange tickets. You can now make your RESERVATION to purchase tickets and return tickets on our Newport Folk/Lyte fan-to-fan ticket exchange. Fulfillment will begin at a later date but make your reservation NOW because this is a first-come first-served system as supplies are available. Safe tickets, no gouging and as always, Newport Folk does not profit from these transactions.

How does it work?

Requesting Tickets

Select your preferred ticket type and ticket quantity. Enter your payment information and you will be officially placed on the Official Newport Folk Fest Waitlist. Lyte will only process the payment if your order is filled. Lyte will email you as soon as your request is filled. Learn More: https://support.lyte.com/hc/en-us

Returning Tickets

If you have an Official Newport Folk Fest Ticket you can’t use, you can return it by connecting to your Eventbrite account that was used to place your original order. Lyte will give you an instant offer and if you accept, your ticket will immediately invalidated and given to the next person on the waitlist. Simply let the offer expire if you change your mind.  


  • There is a 6 ticket limit per household, per Festival day, on admission tickets. This includes children's tickets. Parking passes are not counted in the daily ticket limit. For example, a household can purchase 6 3-day tickets or up to 6 single day tickets for each day, plus parking.

  • Please adhere to published ticket limits. Persons who exceed limits may be unable to purchase or may have any or all their orders and tickets cancelled without notice. This includes orders associated with the same name, e-mail address, billing address, credit card number or other information.

  • There is a delivery delay on all mobile or print at home tickets until July 2019.

  • All sales are final – no refunds or exchanges will be processed by Newport Folk.

  • All 2 and 3 day passes may not be split by day.

  • Newport Folk Festival is held rain or shine.

  • The first scanned ticket to arrive at the event will be allowed entry – any subsequent ticket with the same code will be denied access. Please treat your ticket as you would cash, the organizers accept no responsibility or liability for any inconvenience caused by the unauthorized duplication of a ticket.

  • Artists are subject to change without notice.

  • Tickets are subject to service charges.

  • Fees include a $1 donation to Newport Festivals Foundation.

  • Once you purchase, you will receive an order confirmation email from Eventbrite on behalf of Newport Folk Festival.

  • If you do not see your order confirmation in your inbox, make sure to check your junk/spam folder.

  • If you have not received your order confirmation or are having any other technical issues with your order, click here to contact Eventbrite

  • For general festival information, please visit newportfolk.org/info



  • There is a 6 ticket limit per household, per festival day.

  • Passes are not able to be split by day.

  • Children 2 & under are free.

  • Adults entering the gate using a child ticket will be turned away.

  • There will be a delivery delay on all mobile or print at home tickets until July 2019.

  • Tickets are subject to service charges.

  • Only purchase Newport Folk Festival tickets from the official Newport Folk Festival ticketing page through Eventbrite. If you purchase from another source, you risk purchasing a counterfeit or invalid ticket. Newport Folk Festival cannot guarantee tickets purchased from unofficial sources like unauthorized third party resellers (individuals or brokers).

  • Due to world events, and to ensure our fans safety and efficiency of our entry operations, there will be no daily in-and-out or re-entry permitted. Our top priority is to provide a safe experience for all fans', employees and artists. For your convenience the visitors center is inside the festival grounds, and fans will have access to the bathrooms and ATM. We ask that you please pack accordingly to adjust to this policy.


For further ticket information please email folktickets@newportfestivals.org.