Newport, RI – Newport Folk Festival announced on their Facebook Page today that tickets for their 2018 festival will go on sale at 10 am on Thursday, November 29th.

The Newport Folk Festival is scheduled for July 26th, 27th, and 28th and is capped at just 10,000 fans/tickets per day. Historically, the majority of tickets will sell out within minutes. Yes, before a single artist is announced. Newport Folk Festival usually begins releasing the 2019 lineup in early 2019.

To purchase tickets and for more information, visit

If you happen to miss out on tickets, Newport Folk Festival has rolled out a “Safe Fan Ticket Exchange” in the past (after tickets sell out) where folk fans can sell and buy tickets safely.

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