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2018 Newport Folk Festival lineup and announcements (Updated)

Newport, RI – The Newport Folk Festival has begun its annual tradition of rolling lineup announcements ahead of the 2018 Newport Folk Festival at Fort Adams. The first announcement came on Newport Folk Festival’s Facebook Page on Wednesday, January 31st, when they announced Courtney Barnett would return to Fort Adams. The Newport Folk Festival will

Portsmouth High, Salve filmmakers will showcase their work at Jane Pickens during Aquidneck Island Student Film Festival

Dozens of student filmmakers from Portsmouth High School and Salve Regina University will screen their short films at the Aquidneck Island Student Film Festival on Monday, April 23 at Jane Pickens Theater, 49 Touro St. Free and open to the public, the juried festival will feature about 10 films that will be screened in two categories: Original

Live music and entertainment this week: April 16 – 21

Here’s a look at all the live music and entertainment that’s worth seeing, hearing, doing, or knowing about in Newport County this week. Monday, April 16th Diego’s: Trivia at 9:30 pm Fastnet Pub: The Ubiquitones at 10 pm Fifth Element: The Groove Merchants from 7 pm to 10 pm Jane Pickens Theater: Isle Of Dogs at 4:45

Newport Festivals Foundation donates instruments to four schools in Pawtucket

Students at four schools in Pawtucket, RI, are playing sweet music on instruments donated by Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. The Foundation’s Executive Producer, Jay Sweet, presented the instruments to students from Goff, Jenks and Slater Middle Schools and Tolman High School during a special program held in the Goff auditorium on Thursday, April 5. “Knowing

Newport Art Museum

Newport Art Museum and Providence Children’s Film Festival will present Film Shorts at Second Saturday

The Newport Art Museum will welcome parents and children to the galleries for the popular monthly Second Saturday  program on Saturday, April 14 at 10:30 am. Second Saturday presents engaging family- oriented programming designed to inspire young minds and satisfy the curiosity of every member of the family. Each Second Saturday is uniquely curated based on a theme, and includes a variety of activities geared for

Live music and entertainment listings: April 6 – 8

Our Newport Live Music and Entertainment Guide is Newport County’s premier and most comprehensive source for live music and entertainment in our area. Here’s a look at all the live music and entertainment that’s worth seeing, hearing, doing, or knowing about in Newport County this weekend. Friday, April 6 Buskers: Grace Morrison at 9 pm

Art After Dark

Newport Art Museum will explore the ‘Arts, Education, and Female Identity’ at Art After Dark

Newport Art Museum’s Art  After Dark is back on Thursday, April 12 from 5 – 9 pm. Each Art After Dark has unique programming for the whole family. This event joins the ranks of the many events and educational programs the Museum currently offers in its galleries at 76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport. Admission to Art After Dark is free for Museum members and is a $10 suggested

Live music and entertainment this week: April 2 – 7

Here’s a look at all the live music and entertainment that’s worth seeing, hearing, doing, or knowing about in Newport County this week. Monday, April 2nd Diego’s: Trivia at 9:30 pm Fastnet Pub: The Ubiquitones at 10 pm Fifth Element: The Groove Merchants from 7 pm to 10 pm Jane Pickens Theater: The Death of Stalin at

Newport Art Museum to present Family Film Screenings and Workshops during April School Vacation

The Newport Art Museum will present two Film Screenings & Workshops with the Providence Children’s Film Festival this April. The two events will take place during April School Vacation and are a wonderful opportunity for parents and caregivers to keep young ones artfully engaged during their break from school. These events mark the fourth time the Museum has partnered with the popular Providence Children’s Film Festival to bring

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