Last call for Early Bird tickets for the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival® presented by Natixis Investment Managers. OnTuesday, January 23, at 10:00 am (EST), all ticket types will go on sale and the early bird discounts will end. In addition, Producer/Founder George Wein and Artistic Director Christian McBride will announce the First Wave of artists for this year’s festival, which is set forAugust 3 – 5at Fort Adams State Park and the International Tennis Hall of Fame at the Newport Casino.

All tickets, except fortheFridayevening concert at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, will be available atwww.newportjazz.org.

General Admission tickets (no chairs provided) will be $65.00 in advance for theFriday, August 3, daytime event at Fort Adams and $79.00 per day forSaturdayandSunday. These tickets will be $75.00 forFridayand $89.00 forSaturdayandSundayat the gate, if available.

Two-day passes (forSaturdayandSunday) will be $145.00. Three-Day passes forFridaySundayevents at Fort Adams will be $170.00. (For one more week, the multi-day passes are $120.00 and $155.00.) Reserved Seating, priced at $125.00, will now be available for all three days at Fort Adams.

Tickets for THE Jazz Club, a premium experience offered at the Fort, will be $375.00 per day and will now be available forFriday,Saturday, andSunday. Advance parking passes are available on-line.

A limited number of Student tickets are $20.00 per day for high school students older than 15 and college students with valid ID. Students must use the Student gate and present valid ID to enter the festival. Offer valid for eligible students while supplies last. Children’s tickets are $15.00 for children aged 3 – 15.

General Admission tickets for all Fort Adams events will be available in person at the Newport Visitors Information Center, located at23 Americas Cup Avenue. Log on towww.discovernewport.orgfor office hours and information. Local discounts offered. No service charges apply.

Service charges apply to all tickets purchased online or by phone. For information regarding pre-sales and special offers, subscribe to the newsletter on the festival website or follow the event on social media.

For more information, visitwww.newportjazz.org.

Ryan M. Belmore

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