Bridgefest Schedule


ACOUSTIC JAZZ BY STEVE DECONTI

1:00 - 4:00 pm | FREE
at The OceanCliff Hotel / Safari Room
Lunch and cocktails on the patio – featuring Steve DeConti (guitar, vocals)
(401) 849-4873
newportexperience.com

THE NEWPORT GROOVE MERCHANTS

7:00 - 10:00 pm | FREE
at The Fifth Element Bar Meets Grill
Dinner or drinks with live funk/groove/jazz – featuring Doug Woolverton (trumpet), John Sippell (bass), Jhony Keys (keys), Alex Chapman (drums)
(401) 619-2552
thefifthri.com

BUSKING AT BOWENS

6:00 - 9:00 pm | FREE
at Bowen’s Wharf
Outdoor live music on the waterfront – featuring Panoramic View
(401) 849-3478
bowenswharf.com


Porch and Garden Party at the Artful Lodger Inn

3:00 - 5:00 pm | FREE
at The Artful Lodger Inn
Upbeat live music with an educational element and audience participation (refreshments included) – featuring Rory and Ric
(401) 847-3132
artfullodger.com
rrentband.com

Matthewfest

4:00 - 7:00pm | donations gratefully accepted, $12 for wine tasting
at Greenvale Vineyards
Live jazz and wine tasting fundraiser with proceeds benefitting the Matt Quinn Music Scholarship Fund at Rogers High School – featuring Dick Lupino & Friends
(401) 847-3777
greenvale.com 

Jazz Supper Club at the Canfield House with the Lois Vaughan Quintet

6:30 - 10:00pm | $95 (plus tax), cash bar - call for reservations
Presented by Blackstone Caterers and International Tennis Hall of Fame
at Canfield House
Upscale dinner, dancing and wine pairings in an elegant setting – featuring Lois Vaughan (keys), Leland Brown (vocals), Art Manchester (horns), Bryan Rizzuto (bass), Mark Teixeira (drums)
(401) 848-2030

An evening of live jazz

7:00 - 10:00 pm | FREE
at Jo’s American Bistro
Dinner or drinks in a casual setting – featuring John Monllos (guitar), Joanne Rodino (vocals), Tom Pasquarelli (upright bass), Mike Coffey (drums)
(401) 847-5506
josamericanbistro.com
johnmonllos.com

A Retro-Country Experience

8:00 pm | $10
at Jane Pickens Theater
Live folk/country music inspired by legends such as George Strait and Patsy Cline – featuring Lorri Shankar, Mack Johnson, Joann Svendsen
(401) 846-5474
janepickens.com

BUSKING AT BOWENS

6:00 - 9:00 pm | FREE
at Bowen’s Wharf
Outdoor live music on the waterfront – featuring Ilana Katz Katz
(401) 849-3478
bowenswharf.com


Music from The Golden Bantams

2:00 - 6:00 pm | FREE
at Aquidneck Growers Market outdoors on Memorial Boulevard, Newport
Enjoy a lively folk fiddle duo while exploring the farmers market
(401) 932-9007
aquidneckgrowersmarket.org

Windmill Wednesday at Prescott Farm

3:30 - 5:30 pm | $5 suggested donation
Presented by Newport Restoration Foundation
at Prescott Farm
Explore the windmill, johnnycake tasting, hands on activities and live folk music – featuring Rory and Ric
(401) 846-4152, ext. 122
newportrestoration.org
rrentband.com

Sights and Sounds of Shangri-La

5:00 – 7:30 pm | adults: $10; 18 and under free
Presented by Newport Restoration Foundation
at Doris Duke’s Rough Point Estate
Enjoy activities for all ages that celebrate the Hawaiian culture of Doris’ second home – featuring Narragansett Ukulele Strummers & Napua O’ Polynesia Tropical Island Dancers
(401) 846-4152 ext. 122
newportrestoration.org

Family Concert

6:00 – 7:30 pm | FREE
Presented by Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc.
at Fort Adams State Park
Family friendly concert featuring folk and jazz music – featuring Alastair Moock; Newport Jazz Assembly with Ben Marcoux (sax/clarinet), Joshua Bruneau (trumpet), Jimmy O’Connell (trombone), Tony Davis (guitar), Noah Barker (piano), Alex Tremblay (bass), Mike Camacho (drums)
(401) 848-5055
newportfestivalsfoundation.org

Performance by AnamCara

10:00 pm - 1:00 am | FREE
at One Pelham East
Great acoustic music, great vibes and great fun in a casual setting – featuring Katrina Fortier (vocals), Collin Van Pelt (guitar, vocals)
(401) 847-9460
thepelham.com
anamcaramusic.com

BUSKING AT BOWENS

6:00 - 9:00 pm | FREE
at Bowen’s Wharf
Outdoor live music on the waterfront – featuring Thatcher Harrison
(401) 849-3478
bowenswharf.com


Jazz & Wine Clambake

6:30 pm, dinner at 7:15 pm } $90 per person + tax (w/lobster), $80 + tax (w/o lobster), cash bar (discounts available to Case Club members)
at Newport Vineyards
A New England clambake prepared by McGrath Clambakes with Newport Vineyards wine and lively jazz – Lois Vaughan Jazz Trio
(401) 848-5161
newportvineyards.com 

A Tribute to Miles Davis

7:30 pm (doors at 6:30 pm) | $25
at Jane Pickens Theater
Doug Woolverton Sextet performing Miles Davis’ landmark set from the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival.
(401) 846-5474
janepickens.com
dougwoolverton.com

BUSKING AT BOWENS

6:00 - 9:00 pm | FREE
at Bowen’s Wharf
Outdoor live music on the waterfront – featuring Clay Nordhill & Sam Zurzontkowski
(401) 849-3478
bowenswharf.com